Dining with a side of Scenery

Public Dinner Train

The Dinner Train operates Saturdays  – 6 pm (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.  $120.00.


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!

Book your table on the train!

Reserve your spot on the Cincinnati Dinner Train!

Seats on the train are always going fast.  The train sells out eight to ten weeks in advance depending upon the season, so click below and get yours today!

Reservation office is open Monday through Friday 8:30am to 2:00pm.  Closed on Saturdays and Sundays.

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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.




Be aware that with the closure of the Norwood Lateral this Spring, you may need to plan an alternate route to get to the Dinner Train before departure at 6PM. We cannot hold the train for late arrivals due to rail line timetables. Thanks!