Please note: Johnson’s Buffet is currently closed for a major kitchen re-fit and is expected to re-open in early spring 2018. Catering services are available at Butterley Station.
Johnson’s Buffet is open every day when trains are running, except for Santa Specials and Festive Trains at Christmas. It is also open at other times, subject to demand – please contact us to check availability.
Serving light refreshments, delicious lunches, tempting cakes, afternoon teas and a variety of hot and cold drinks, it also offers a special menu for younger visitors. Traditional Sunday Lunches are also served on special days.
For more information about the range of catering options, please click here.
Historical note: Johnson’s Buffet is named after Samuel Waite Johnson, Midland Railway’s Chief Mechanical Engineer from 1873 to 1903.