Dining with a side of Scenery

Public Dinner Train

The Dinner Train operates Saturdays  – 6 pm (mid March thru December). Tickets are sold on a first come basis in advance & held at will-call, to be picked up the day of the excursion beginning at 5:00 pm.  All tables are reserved so don’t worry about being first to board.  Total excursion lasts approx 3 hours.  $105.00.


Here is your chance to ride in an actual working locomotive. We have one seat available inside the cab of our 1962 GP-30 locomotive for that rail fan looking for the ultimate train experience. The engineer will explain the workings of the locomotive and all of the safety measures he is required to know and practice.


The train’s route is a 25 mile round trip journey from Bond Hill past Lunken Airport and alongside Riverside Drive to Theodore Berry Friendship Park in downtown Cincinnati and then heads back.  Train departs promptly at 6:00 pm and returning approximately 9:15 pm every Saturday mid-March through December.

Our Menu

Delicious appetizers, salads, entrees, and desserts are served on the Cincinnati Dinner Train!  Our kitchen staff can accommodate many dietary needs.  Just let us know.  We also offer a wide variety of drinks including beer, wine, liquor and cocktails.  Be sure to check out our signature drinks.  It will be hard to pick a favorite!

When are tickets available?

When do tickets become available for purchase?
Tickets for March, April, & May 2023 can be purchased on online as of 10:00am February 20th.  Tickets for June, July, & August on line as of 10:00am May 1st. Tickets for September, October, November, & December online as of 10:00am August 1st. 

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Make their special occasion a memorable one

on the Cincinnati Dinner Train!

The Cincinnati Dinner Train – Tour the scenic areas of Cincinnati in beautifully restored vintage railcars, while being served delicious salads, appetizers, entrees, and desserts! 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. The Cincinnati Dinner Train operates every Saturday throughout the year (except January & February. Some of its features include dining for up to 180 people on four vintage dining cars. Also featured is the Albee car with a performance stage to listen to songs performed by the Queen City Sisters.




Tickets for September, October, November, & December will be available for purchase online as of 10:00am August 1st online from our website   https://cincinnatidinnertrain.com/reservations/