The Purbeck Piddler on the Swanage Railway

🗓️ Saturday 20th April 2024

Enjoy a beer and curry night with a different aboard a Swanage Railway special steam train.

The Purbeck Piddler will take you on two return journeys from Swanage Station, with your choice of curry bookable in advance and a great selection of Piddle Brewery ales to sample from the on-board bar.

A range of other alcoholic and soft drinks will also be available.

And you’ll receive a free pint voucher if you book in advance.


  • Departure time – 7.30pm
  • Return time – 10pm

Curry menu

Meal price – £12.50

  • Chicken korma
  • Beef Madras
  • Vegetable balti (Vegetarian)

All meals come with rice and naan bread and must be pre-ordered.

Bar menu

The bar will be open for the evening between 6.45pm – 10.15pm, serving a selection of soft and alcoholic drinks.

Sample some Dorset-based Piddle Brewery favourites including the Cocky IPA, Dorset Rogue Bitter and the Slasher Blonde.

  • Beer – £5
  • Cider/lager – £6
  • Glass of wine – £5
  • Gin & tonic – £5
  • Soft drinks – £2


  • Adult – £25
  • Compartment (for a maximum of 6 people) – £170

Full information and booking can be found on the Swanage Railway website: