Under New Ownership


A grand meal is the canvas for celebrations of love and friendship. A fine dining experience soothes the soul, nurtures the mind, and warms the heart.
- Anonymous

Sit back, unwind to the rhythm of the rails and enjoy a meal beyond your expectations! Seated in one of the train's beautifully restored dining cars at traditional tables for four, or specially priced tables for two, the five course meal and impeccable service allow guests to dine against a backdrop of ever changing scenery.

Choose from tempting appetizers and always fresh Meat, Poultry and Seafood entrees prepared and cooked to order on board by Chef Doug Trulson. Enjoy homemade dinner rolls, unforgettable salads with greens and herbs fresh from our garden, sorbet, homemade desserts, tea and coffee. A complete wine list and cocktail service is also available. Vegetarian entrees available on prior request.

Table set

Important The following is a typical evenings' offering. The menu aboard the Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train changes on a regular basis, is prepared to order on board, and will always contain the freshest fare.
Please be sure to let us know in advance if anyone in your group requires something special. We can provide most special dietary, religious, or vegetarian needs with notice.