Carriages Tea Room

Station Yard
NE48 2DG

01434 221151

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Perfectly situated at Bellingham Station the Carriages Tea Room offers a warm welcome and a unique dining experience. Passengers can enjoy a range of light lunches, freshly baked scones and homemade cakes on board the 1957 Mk 1 carriages. 

The rear carriage forms part of The Heritage Centres exhibit of the history of the Wannie Line, combine a visit to Carriages with a visit to Bellinghams acclaimed small museum for an interesting day out.

The Carriages are also ideally located with ample free parking to enable visitors to enjoy a visit to the waterfall at nearby Hareshaw Linn and explore the village of Bellingham with its historic buildings and shops.

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Me and my boyfriend had lunch here. It was absolutely lovely and very reasonably priced. Would definitely eat here again, thinking about going back for breakfast tomorrow!


happyclappychappy, Bolton, United Kingdom
Stumbled on the place searching for a snack lunch. The converted railway carriages are located in a Council yard used by winter gritting wagons and also next to a heritage centre(closed today?). The location apart the idea of a cafe in old railway carriages was different and service was friendly. The food and drink was very average, but we were hungry and happy to have found this place. The prices were somewhat more than experienced in other cafes in the area.


Team_Armitage, Penistone, United Kingdom
This is so much better than it appears from the outside. Delicious food, friendly staff, reasonable prices! Highly recommend.

Afternoon tea

885clairek, Gateshead, United Kingdom
A gorgeous converted carriage with equally gorgeous sandwich and cakes. The staff were friendly, helpful and attentive. A perfect spot for a relaxing afternoon. The opportunity to sit in the driver's seat for a photo was appreciated too!

Wonderful as ever!

Youngatheart6248, Preston, United Kingdom
I really don’t know how they do it - the quality of their food is excellent and looking at their Christmas menu, amazing value for money. We have called here each year when we have been staying nearby and have sampled a fair selection of their cakes. This time was no exception - the lemon drizzle hit the spot! Our only complaint was that when we called for lunch the next day, our choice of tuna sandwich for him, and carrot and lentil soup for me, was so filling it left no room for cake!! I think it’s fortunate for our waistlines that it is only an annual visit!

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