Turntable Café - Minehead Railway Station
In a new venture the Turntable Café at Minehead Station will be opening on Saturdays and Sundays in November between 10.00 and 15.30. Various suitably warming meals and snacks will be on offer including a Saturday Breakfast and more of the popular Sunday Roast lunches. Lighter fare includes jacket potatoes, pies and pasties and soup. Plus a choice of teas, coffees and soft drinks.
For the connoisseur we offer a range of freshly made speciality coffees and teas whilst not forgetting our best selling mugs of original tea and filter coffee. Our food options are fresh and where possible locally sourced. All sandwiches and rolls are freshly made each day. We offer the choice of a fast-track take-away service or a more leisurely eat-in experience.
The Turntable Café on Minhead station has a vacancy for a seasonal café assistant.
Duties include: clearing and cleaning tables, serving customers, using a till, making and serving hot drinks. Customer service and some food safety experience desired but not essential. All necessary training will be given. Must be a good team worker, willing to learn new skills, and flexible in approach.
The work is available from Mid-May to October and will be 20-30 hours per week, rostered one month in advance. Salary meets National Minimum Wage.
Apply by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or pop in to the café to see Alex and chat about the role.
On Train Buffets
Most scheduled steam trains on the West Somerset Railway include a well equipped buffet and bar. Here you can purchase hot and cold drinks, including beer, cider, wine and spirits: plus sandwiches, hot pasties and a range of sweet and savoury snacks.
Charter and Group Catering
We have a party catering menu for parties of 16 or more people. Orders should be placed when making your Group/Party booking. Your food and drink will be served at your reserved table. Download the party catering menu here.
Weddings and celebration charters are our speciality. Re-capture the romance of the bygone era of steam for your special day. Reserve your own carriage, or charter a whole train and relax with your guests as the train steams its way through twenty miles of Somerset coast and country in a style reminiscent of the golden age of train travel. We offer bespoke wedding reception packages to suit a wide range of budgets and can accommodate parties from 20 to 100 people on our trains.. Our experienced staff will guide you seamlessly through your day and offer advice and suggestions to ensure you get the most from your day. For an initial discussion please contact us at email@example.com or 01643 704996.
Please see our Group Travel page for group rates and fares.