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Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train

3 Crossing at River Place, Woodstock, NH 03262
+1 603-745-3500
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (5 reviews)
“sorbet” (3 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
18:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
3 Crossing at River Place, Woodstock, NH 03262
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The staff and the food was great would do this again anytime was well worth it.the train was clean & near had a great time.

Thank brz67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the Canadian Car. Reserved a table for two. Making a reservation couldn't have been easier. Experience was great. Food was delicious. Train was smooth and comfortable for how old they are. I liked how they let you explore the train once back from...More

Thank JTrueman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Real enjoyable. My daughter and her husband took us on this excursion for our 59th wedding anniversary. We had a great time and enjoyed th food and atmosphere.

Thank Rosemarie N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I were vacationing in NH and decided to do the Cafe Lafayette dinner Train ride. It was costly at $85 a person but after the two hour train ride it was so worth it. The five course meal was exceptional, left you...More

Thank happywithme99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As one who has taken many a Dinner Train excursions, The Café Lafayette ranks in the top three. There are two areas to reserve, The upstairs in The Dome Car ( booth seating ) and the tables in the main dining car. Tradition Train dining...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This dining experience is an interesting one. Went with another couple for a special occasion. Food was great. The train was scenic. Something to experience just for the shear fun of it. It is pricey, but something to remember.

Thank Linda A
Alexandra F, Owner at Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I'm very pleased you enjoyed your evening. Hope to see you again in the future.

Reviewed 26 July 2017

I was expected good but not great food. Figured it was more a tourist attraction. However my husband and I thought the food was excellent and the staff very accommodating and friendly (we are foodies).Train ride was very relaxing and enjoyable. Excellent to plan for...More

Thank ctgirlCheshireCt
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My wife, her sister and I greatly enjoyed a leisurely and delicious dinner and train ride on the Cafe Lafayette Dinner Train. The crew expertly prepared good food, ushered, served and answered tourists' questions and helped us all to relax and enjoy the experience. The...More

Thank Raleigh51
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This was fun and a surprise for my husband's birthday. I thought it would be something different and definitely fun and it was! The staff was exceptional. Very attentive without being overly bothersome. It is pricey 85.00 per person, but I guess you have to...More

Thank ReneeGourmet
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

The experience exceeded our expectations. The two servers we had were exceptional in every way. Both were so welcoming, efficient and took care of everyone's needs effortlessly. After we disembarked, we toured the kitchen and was amazed to find that two chefs were responsible for...More

Thank kathig77
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Susan V
29 August 2017|
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Response from happywithme99 | Reviewed this property |
It does not go up any mountains, it is pretty much a straight ride along beautiful NH scenery. Its a wonderful experience and a fabulous dinner. Its quiet, romantic and brings you back in time. It's just expensive but worth... More
15 July 2017|
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Response from Alexandra F | Property representative |
Yes. For the Spring and Summer Dinner Train the dress code is business casual. Nice jeans are perfect. We only discourage ripped jeans and cut off tanq-tops. Thanks for asking. see you soon
Eileen C
28 May 2017|
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Response from hfaigel | Reviewed this property |
It's okay to ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 19:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Crossing at River Place, Woodstock, NH 03262
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Woodstock
  • Phone Number: +1 603-745-3500
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