Rudyard Lake Steam Railway

Operated by Leek and Rudyard Railway Ltd

Platform 2 Cafe


Platform 2 Cafe is open from 1030 to 1600 hours on most railway running days (please see our  Timetable for further information).  Hot and cold drinks are available together with snacks, cakes, chocolate bars, crisps and ice creams.

The cafe is open to the public and it is not necessary to ride the trains – walkers, runners, cyclists, passers-by and well-behaved dogs will all be made welcome at Platform 2.

Cafe Location

Platform 2 is located on the site of the old full size railway platform at Rudyard Station. This was the Southbound platform.

Access To Cafe

There is level access to the Cafe from the station car park via the level crossing. Alternatively you can use the footbridge when open.

Please also see Platform 2 Cafe's own Facebook page for updates

Platform 2 Cafe achieved its 5 star food hygiene rating again in 2018