The British Pullman
Chef Angela Hartnett & Dom Pérignon on the British Pullman
Onboard the iconic British Pullman train. Discover the culinary skills of Angela Harnett OBE – one of the country’s most celebrated Michelin- starred chefs.
Board the timeless carriages of the British Pullman at London Victoria Station for a journey back to the Art Deco era. In our train, each carriage has a unique story to tell, including the recently reimagined Cygnus, a Wes Anderson signature.
For this special culinary journey, your host is Angela Hartnett OBE, Chef-Patron of Michelin-starred Murano, in Mayfair. Her passion for food was inspired by her Italian mother and grandmother and she favours modern Italian dishes blending the best of British and European produce. Angela began her restaurant career as a waiter at Midsummer House in Cambridge, where she “blagged” a role in the kitchen and never looked back. After spending 17 years working for Gordon Ramsay and joining Marcus Wareing at Petrus, she ran her own restaurant at The Connaught for five years, achieving her first Michelin star.
Le Manour and the British Pullman
Treat yourself to a day of unbridled luxury aboard the Belmond British Pullman as you uncover the secrets of the roaring 20s on an unforgettable day trip through the British countryside to Le Manoir Aux Quat’Saisons for a three-course lunch.
Join the luxurious Belmond British Pullman train for one of Britain’s finest dining experiences.
Journey to Belmond Le Manoir aux Quat’Saisons in Oxfordshire, Raymond Blanc’s world-renowned two-Michelin-starred restaurant. The gastronomic experience begins on the outward journey in your beautiful vintage carriage. Settle into your plush seat and admire the intricate marquetry and art deco features that make the train unique.
The Golden Age Of Travel By Steam on The British Pullman
Lose yourself in the romance and magic of 1920s train travel on this spectacular steam-hauled journey. Relive the Golden Age of travel on a glorious steam-hauled round trip through the Kent countryside. Relax into the British Pullman’s iconic art deco surroundings as the evocative chug-chug of the locomotive, the sound of the whistle and the sight of steam drifting past the window all combine to transport you back in time. From the comfort of your plush upholstered armchair, sip a glass of chilled champagne and absorb the intricate details of your carriage.
Murder Mystery Lunch on the British Pullman
There’s been a murder in our midst! Step aboard the famous British Pullman train for a fun adventure of which Agatha Christie would approve.
A sumptuous lunch and plenty of head scratching are on the bill during this exciting Murder Mystery experience. Go back in time to the 1920s aboard the vintage train, sister to the legendary Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. During the afternoon you will meet the cast of suspects on board. Using your clue sheet and sleuthing skills you can interview them to ascertain who is the most likely murderer. Piece together the clues while savouring exceptional cuisine, paired with fine wines. Glamour, fun and a dash of adventure are all part of this fabulous day out. There are even prizes for the best detectives.
Christmas Lunch on the British Pullman
Entertainment, Bedecked Carriages And A Delicious Meal As The Beautiful Winter Countryside Passes You By a Festive Lunch With All The Trimmings Aboard The British Pullman Is The Perfect Way To Celebrate Christmas.
Step back in time to the glamorous 1920s when you board the famous vintage train at London Victoria station. A fine dining experience awaits in your beautiful wood-panelled carriage, resplendent with art deco designs. Your table is set with starched white linen, specially commissioned china and sparkling cut glassware. Relax as liveried stewards take care of your every need. Admire the ever-changing views through your picture window. Read about the train’s storied history, imagining the famous faces that once passed along the carriages. Whether a festive gift for someone special or simply a chance to spoil yourself, this wonderful journey promises a day to remember.
New Year’s Eve Dinner on the British Pullman
Celebrate the year’s end in sensational style by joining the famous British Pullman train for a spectacular gala dinner. Leave the present day behind and step back in time to the glamorous 1920s as you board the beautiful vintage carriages. Settle at your elegant table, set with crisp white linen, bespoke china and sparkling cut glassware. Admire the exquisite marquetry and art deco features surrounding you. Liveried stewards are on hand to take care of your every need as you indulge in a sumptuous five-course dinner, complete with champagne and fine wine. Raise a toast to the good health of your friends and fellow passengers. Reflect on the highlights of the past 12 months while looking ahead to whatever excitements the New Year may bring. This is a black tie event.