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Wymondham Historic Railway Station

Station Approach, Wymondham NR18 0JZ, England
+44 1953 606433
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WELL KEPT STATION.

This small station has been renovated and is well kept, tidy and a nice display of pretty flowers... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
1147GG
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London, United Kingdom
Better than expected

First time here and living locally I will go back. The menu choices were good, as was the service... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
David24052709
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Wymondham, United Kingdom
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A wonderful, multi award-winning station opened in 1845 and a floral delight, still served by regular mainline trains on the Norwich to Cambridge line. Winner of National Rail Awards 'Small Station of the Year' 2006. Home of the Brief Encounter Restaurant and Coffee Shop famed for it's home-cooked lunches and afternoon teas and voted one of the UK's Top Ten Station Eateries in 2009.
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“tea room” (3 reviews)
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Station Approach, Wymondham NR18 0JZ, England
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

This small station has been renovated and is well kept, tidy and a nice display of pretty flowers in tubs on the platform. A good example of an old historic station that is well cared for. There is a small restaurant in one of the...More

Thank 1147GG
Reviewed 21 June 2017

First time here and living locally I will go back. The menu choices were good, as was the service. The food was very good, tasty, well cooked.

1  Thank David24052709
Reviewed 30 May 2017

A real gem to be going here! It's do very quaint a real step back in time. You can have a meal here as well and you can eat in the real old part of the station as well which is really nice.

Thank JaxB123
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Fabulous different dining experience, station platform a treat with its plants and flower tubs. Railway carriage seats , one of norfolks treasures. Good home cooked food, well presented by friendly staff. Brief encounter relived.

Thank scorpionana
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Easy to find, restaurant, museum, tea room. Well worth a visit. Watch the trains, meet friends or travel to Cambridge or London.

Thank 481RitaB
Reviewed 1 December 2016

A museum and restaurant in one. Watch the trains go by and stroll around the memorabilia. Wymondham Railway Station has been used for many film and television productions and when you visit you'll see why.

Thank theteacher112
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Easily located and very tidy All areas well looked after Loads of facilities Ideal station for trains to London and cambridge

1  Thank Taur033
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

what a lovely little place , reminds me of old times easy to get to and lovely scenery - what is not to love ? if you are in the area stop by !

1  Thank shoes1066
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Looks very well done and although there were no steam trains running on the day we visited it was good to see things like the old crossing gates etc. A real joy.

1  Thank Carole K
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We went on the steam train during the 1940's weekend in August.Everyone was dressed in theme (uniforms, land girls, conductors and the public) It was great fun.Not to be missed. Well done to all the volunteers.You could get out at every stop and look at...More

2  Thank H G
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