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Dinner on the Gourmet Express: A San Francisco Tour

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Start time

    Board at 6:00 p.m., depart at 6:30 p.m.

  • Duration

    Approximately 3 hours

Inclusions
  • Dinner on the Gourmet Express: A San Francisco Tour
  • A 3-hour train ride through Napa Valley in an antique railcar
  • 3-course dinner
  • Train ride

Key Highlights

  • Make your San Francisco trip extra special with a Dinner on the Gourmet Express!
  • Ride in a magnificently refurbished, antique Pullman rail car!
  • Enjoy spectacular, scenic views of Napa Valley at sunset during the spring and summer!
  • Marvel at the starlit Napa Valley hillsides during fall and winter!
  • Savor a gourmet dinner comprised of roasted beef tenderloin, lemon-thyme chicken, or gemelli pasta!
  • Sit back and relax in the stylish Lounge Car!

Overview

Treat yourself to a classic San Francisco experience during Dinner on the Gourmet Express: A San Francisco Tour!

With your Dinner on the Gourmet Express tickets, you’ll get a rare chance to explore Napa Valley by rail during your San Francisco trip! Enjoy a romantic evening with that special someone or bring the family for an unforgettable meal. The hills of Napa Valley will come alive with a burst of color during the Golden Hour. All you have to do is sit back and relax in the Lounge Car and enjoy a delicious, gourmet meal in the Dining Car. If you’re looking for an experience that you’ll talk about for years, then having Dinner on the Gourmet Express is what to do near San Francisco!


Board the Gourmet Express in Napa proper and embark on railway adventure through the valley. Marvel at the beautifully stylish improvements made to the two antique Pullman railcars. Then, sit down to a gourmet meal created by Executive Chef Donald Young. Savor locally sourced Sonoma greens or the soup du jour. Then, select a delicious entrée, like roasted tenderloin of beef, lemon-thyme chicken, gemmelli pasta, and more! Finally, you’ll end your meal with a decadent dessert and a coffee or tea that you can enjoy in the swanky Lounge Car! It’s one of the most unique things to do in San Francisco!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily

  • Duration

    Approximately 3 hours

  • Start time

    Board at 6:00 p.m., depart at 6:30 p.m.

  • Meeting Point

    1275 McKinstry Street, Napa, CA 94559

  • Ending Point

    Same as meeting point 

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Dinner on the Gourmet Express: A San Francisco Tour
  • A 3-hour train ride through Napa Valley in an antique railcar
  • 3-course dinner
  • Train ride
  • Alcohol

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organized activity to reconfirm.

Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher. We're working on changing this; but, at this time, no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

So there is no last minute rush, please arrive 20 minutes early.

Check in at 5:30 p.m. A welcome speech will be given at 5:35 p.m.

The train will return to 1275 McKinstry Street at 9:30 p.m.

Wine is excluded from your dinner package, but staff will be able to recommend glasses that can accompany your meal.

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