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Wessex Belle

Date: 30th Mar - 5th Oct

The steam hauled Wessex Belle departs Swanage station at 1930 returning at approximately 2230. Please note: Bookings close on the Wednesday prior to the date of travel. Please call us to book tables of three


2019 Pricing   -  Including food and travel
Table for Two Persons £120.00
Table for Three Persons (Call us to book table for three on 01929 475207) £180.00
Table for Four Persons £240.00
Menu A Menu B
31st March 7th April
5th May 9th June
26th May  
2nd June 7th July
23rd June 21st Jul
14th July 18th August
11th August 1st September
25th August 22nd September
8th September  
6th October  



2019 Wessex Belle - Menu A 2019 Wessex Belle - Menu B
Starters Starters

Roast Red Pepper, Sweet Potato and
Smoked Paprika SoupBeach
(Gluten and Lactose Free versions are available)

Watercress and Spinach Soup Beach
(Gluten and Lactose Free versions are available)

Earl Gray Cured Salmon
(Gluten and Lactose Free versions are available)

Smoked Chicken and Waldorf Salad
(Gluten Free versions are available)

Fig, Parma Ham, Gorgonzola and Hazelnut Salad
(Gluten Free versions are available)

Greek Feta Salad Beach
(Gluten Free versions are available)

Main Course Main Course

Brasied Beef Bourguignon
(Gluten and Lactose Free versions are available)

Roast Lamb Shank with a Mint Jus
(Gluten and Lactose Free versions are available)

Chicken Supreme with Asparagus Sauce

(Gluten Free versions are available)

Salmon with Parsley Sauce

(Gluten Free versions are available)

Spiced Roast Courgette with Saffron Risotto Beach
(Gluten Free versions are available)

Vegetarian MoussakaBeach
(Gluten Free versions are available)

All served with seasonal vegetables and potatoes All served with seasonal vegetables and potatoes​
Desserts Desserts
Tiramisu Gateaux Beach Cherry and Apple Pie Beach
Key Lime CheesecakeBeach Honeycomb Cheesecake Beach

Fresh Fruit Salad Beach

(Gluten and Lactose Free versions are available)

Fresh Fruit Salad Beach
(Gluten and Lactose Free versions are available)

Local Cheese & Biscuits Local Cheese & Biscuits
Coffee & Mints Coffee & Mints

Allergens: Although every effort is made to avoid cross contamination, the food on these menus is prepared in an atmosphere that uses: Nuts, Gluten, Dairy, Mustard, Soys, Celery, Sesame, Sulphur Dioxide, Fish and Shellfish. We regret that we cannot cater for Vegan on the Wessex Belle.

Click here to view the 2019 Wine List

Beach = Vegetarian suitable.

Dress Code

We want dining on the Wessex Belle to be a memorable occasion for you. 

As such, we kindly request that guests dress smartly so the experience feels  special for everybody. We run a variety of dining trains, some with slightly different requirements, so we will try to break down the dress code for you as clearly as possible.

For the Saturday Wessex Belle: The Wessex Belle offers the chance to dress up and we invite guests to dress in a manner appropriate to a smart/formal occasion.

For men, shirts and jackets are required and ties preferred. For women, we encourage formal evening attire.

For Friday Night Bistro, Dorsetman Luncheon and Cream Teas: Smart casual attire is required.

For ALL Dining Experiences: Dark jeans are permitted but not any other colour or style. They must not be ripped or frayed. Trainers and leisurewear are not permitted on dining trains at all