Enjoy your ride through the Yorkshire countryside in First Class with sausages (menu 1) or chunky beef (menu 2) and vegetables in a giant Yorkshire pudding or hot soup and a warm crusty roll!

However cold outside, you’ll be warm and toasty as the historic carriages trundle along to the beat of a steam engine pulling hard at the head of the train!

  • First Class Silver Service: Table seat, embroidered tablecloth, head rests and curtains
  • Return journey – your table is reserved for your return journey too, on the next train back.  (If you wish to return on a later train, then this will probably have to be to be in standard class – see the Winter Warmers manager on the day)
  • Day rover ticket to ride on the train for the rest of the day (standard class)
  • Suitable for a vegetarian diet and a lactose free diet


(All inclusive)

Hot beverages of fresh ground filter coffee or our freshly brewed tea

Sausages and vegetables in a giant Yorkshire pudding (menu 1)
Chunky beef and vegetables in a giant Yorkshire pudding (menu 2)
Hot vegetable soup + warm crusty roll (both menus)
Refills of our tea and coffee (or juice) available on the return journey



All food and drink and return ticket included.

Adults £20. Children (up to 15) £14.

2020 Winter Warmers calendar

February 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd
March 1st, 8th, 15th, 29th

2020 departure times and stations

The Winter Warmers are available on the 12.00PM and 1.00PM departures from Embsay station during selected Sundays during February and March.


We do our best to cater for individuals with specialist dietary requirements.  The information below summarises which of our Dales Dining events are suitable for vegans, vegetarians and coeliacs.  If you require more information regarding any aspect of our Dales Dining trains, you can speak to our Catering Manager Ryan Whittaker direct on 07885 986717 between 9am and 6pm.


Vegetarian suitability: The Curry Express, Murder Mystery, Fish & Chips Specials, Breakfast Train, Ploughman's Lunch, Afternoon Teas, Wine & Cheese tastingFaulty Towers - The Dining Experience, Winter Warmers and Cream Teas.  These events are either vegetarian or have an alternative vegetarian option.  Select vegetarian tickets in the checkout (if available).  The Wine & Cheese, Winter Warmers and Cream Teas are all meat-free products and thus for these events specifically vegetarian tickets are not available.

Vegan suitability: The Curry Express.  The vegetarian option of vegetable ginger curry is also suitable for vegans.  Select the vegetarian tickets in the checkout.

Gluten Free: We are not able to cater for coeliacs as we do not have a suitable separate food preparation area on our train. However, we may be able to cater for some gluten free diets on The Curry ExpressCucina - The Italian Dining Experience, Cream TeasThe Ploughman's Lunch, and Winter Warmers. Please contact the catering manager (Ryan Whittaker, 07885 986717) with your requirements in advance of any ticket purchases.

Dogs: Whilst we are a dog friendly Railway we regret (with the exception of guide dogs) we do not allow dogs in our dining carriages.

Your Winter Warmer!


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