Some of its features include dining for up to 148 people on three vintage dining cars. Also featured is the Queen City Tavern car with a full service cash bar, music, and two open side doors for viewing as we travel the city of Cincinnati. The Silver Sword is our newest car to join our consist giving us additional dining, lounge, and a second bar area.
Special group charters are available Sunday-Friday. Groups from 100 to 148 can charter the dinner train for their own dining rail adventure. Saturday nights will be reserved for the general public on a first come basis. We even offer totally private dining in one of our two luxury Private Cars.
We depart from the rear parking lot of Green Sales Company located at 2172 Seymour Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45237. Look for the directional signs on the telephone poles. Dinner Train passengers can enjoy free parking in the open lot provided. The train will depart promptly at 6:00PM and travel easterly to downtown Cincinnati, and then to the riverfront. There, our locomotive will do a run-around and change directions to head back to Oakley. The excursion lasts a total of three hours.
On board, we will serve four courses with choices of Oven Roasted Prime Rib, Salmon with a spicy hoisin glaze or Boneless Chicken Breast sautéed in white wine sauce.
Almost all tables seat up to four, with the exception of two booths that seat two. Everyone will have their own window in either our 1947 New York Central dining car, 1946 Milwaukee Road table car, or our 1952 Silver Sword. Large restrooms are on board as well as both the Queen City Tavern car and the Silver Sword for before or after dinner drinks.
Ticket prices are $84.95 per person, sales tax and gratuity not included.
Our 1940s style servers, porters, engineers, brakemen and conductors look forward to serving you as we all step back into the simpler and less complex times of the late 1940s. There’s nothing like dining on white table clothed tables while watching the scenery slowly go by as your dining car gently meanders down the track.
To reserve your tickets, contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 513-791-RAIL (7245).
Your tickets will be held at Will Call on your arrival to the Cincinnati Dinner Train.