Picnic Boxes and Gourmet Hampers


From June 2019, on selected trains we are offering an Afternoon Tea & Packed Lunch Picnic Box and a selection of Gourmet Picnic Hampers. Please see details below.

Afternoon Tea & Packed Lunch Picnic Box   

Ideal to enjoy onboard on warm summer evenings, or as a grab-and-go packed lunch, the Afternoon Tea & Packed Lunch Picnic Box contains a selection of fresh sandwiches, savoury delicacies, cake and scones with clotted cream and jam presented in a sturdy recyclable picnic box.

£19.50 per person 


'The Hall' Picnic Hamper   

'The Hall' contains a selection of fresh sandwiches, savoury delicacies, cake and scones with clotted cream and jam presented in a wicker hamper with plates and cutlery; yours to keep and take home!

£65 two-person hamper 


'The Castle' Picnic Hamper     

'The Castle' includes a premium selection of freshly prepared seasonal dishes, presented in a wicker hamper with plates and cutlery; yours to keep and take home!

£89 two-person hamper

'The Castle' Sample Menu:

- Chicken & ham hock terrine, pickled summer vegetables, mustard sauce
- Artisan sour dough bread
- Roasted baby beetroot, whipped goat’s cheese, herb salad, caramelised onion granola
- Poached Scottish salmon, asparagus tips, poached egg dressing
- Jersey potatoes with garlic & chive crème fraiche
- Green Bean & rocket salad, shallot vinaigrette
- Giant couscous & summer vegetable tabbouleh
- Cornish brie with grapes & oat cakes
- Dark chocolate mousse pots, salted caramel & honeycomb

'Vegetarian Castle' Sample Menu:

- Roasted Romano pepper stuffed with courgette, cracked wheat & pine-nuts, lemon dressing
- Vegetable crudities, whipped baba ghanoush & Labneh
- Spiced vegetable, avocado & Romaine Lettuce wrap, tomato & lime salsa
- Charred corn on the cob, black bean, sweet potato & sunflower seed salad
- Poached Wye Valley asparagus, lemon & herb mayonnaise
- Heritage tomatoes, baby mozzarella & basil pesto
- Baby potatoes with grain mustard & chives
- Wigmore, charcoal biscuits, house chutney
- Dark chocolate mousse pots, salted caramel, honeycomb



Note: Please include any dietary requirements when booking


'The King' Picnic Hamper

As the name suggests, 'The King' is the ultimate in picnic hampers; full of delicious, luxury goodies, presented in a wicker hamper with plates and cutlery; yours to keep and take home!

£119 two-person hamper

'The King' Sample Menu:

- Chorizo scotch quail egg, ajo blanco
- Beef carpaccio, Rueben salad, shaved Berkswell cheese
- Crab, prawn & avocado salad, cocktail sauce, smoked paprika crostini
- Hot-smoked sea trout, lemon, fennel, watercress & aioli
- Herb-roasted Cotswold chicken, romaine lettuce, charred corn salsa
- Asparagus hummus, grilled summer vegetables, caramelise red onion, flatbreads
- Baby new potatoes in grain mustard dressing with bacon lardons
- Cracked wheat salad with roasted peppers, baby capers & parsley
- Heritage tomato, baby mozzarella, basil pesto
- A platter of local cheese, tomato chutney, sourdough crackers
- Opera gateau
- Summer berries, champagne jelly, Chantilly cream
- Macaroons

Note: Please include any dietary requirements when booking