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A Taste of: Faulty Towers The Dining Experience
Straight from London’s West End via the legendary Sydney Opera House, this international sensation is now coming to the Spa Valley Railway on 28th August and 25th September! Officially the world’s most sought after tribute to the BBC sitcom, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience is simply unmissable – and ‘outrageously funny’ (BroadwayBaby)!
Arrive at Tunbridge Wells West for either an 18:00 or 18:20 start in our Engine Shed (see your tickets) prior to boarding our dining train for two return trips to Eridge, hauled by steam and heritage diesel. Become part of the action as Basil, Sybil and Manuel serve up mayhem on a plate alongside a 3-course meal and two hours of non-stop laughter. Expect nothing short of guaranteed fun and a brilliant night out as you climb inside the BBC's iconic TV show and experience it from the inside out… With over 70% improvised, this is the completely immersive and highly interactive comedy spectacular where anything can happen… and usually does!
NOTE: Saturday 28th August, we can continue to take bookings for Tables for Two on Tables of Four. When you book a ticket called Table for Two at Table of Four it will automatically block out the other two seats so you will not be sat with other persons.
Evening MenuWelcome Apéritif and Canapés-oOo-Homemade Cream of Tomato and Basil Soup with Bread Rolls-oOo-Sauté Chicken Breast in a White Wine and Tarragon Sauce with a Pastry TopperServed with Rosemary Roasted New Potatoes, Seasonal VegetablesVegetarian OptionAubergine, Courgette & Tomato Stack with Pastry TopperServed with Roast Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables & Tomato Sauce-oOo-Homemade Baked Lemon Meringue Cheesecake with Chocolate Strawberry
We can cater for Vegetarians, Vegan, Gluten and Dairy Free dietary needs providing these are made aware at the time of booking.
TicketsAvailable now! It is £150 for a Table for Two Persons* and £300 for a Table for Four Persons, there will be no discounts available for groups or otherwise for this experience. Due to the fixed seating layout of our train we cannot accomodate bookings of odd numbers.
*NOTE: Saturday 28th August, we can continue to take bookings for Tables for Two on Tables of Four. When you book a ticket called Table for Two at Table of Four it will automatically block out the other two seats so you will not be sat with other persons.
Reviews‘Immersive theatre at its startling best’ ★★★★★ Best of Theatre, London West End 2019‘Fantastic!’ ★★★★★ What’s on Stage‘A two-hour eat, drink and laugh sensation’ ★★★★★ The Daily Telegraph
Australia born in 1997, Faulty Towers The Dining Experience has been receiving critical and audience acclaim ever since. It’s appeared in 41 countries over the years, and tours constantly in Australia, Europe, Scandinavia and Asia. It also returns for extended seasons every year to Edinburgh Fringe, Adelaide Fringe, and Melbourne International Comedy Festival, and has an ongoing residency in London’s West End. And having recently sold its millionth ticket, it’s clear that this is the most successful interactive comedy show of its kind.
The cast for the Spa Valley Railway features Sybil, Basil and Manuel.
Notes:Faulty Towers The Dining Experience is an affectionate homage to Fawlty Towers, the BBC TV series written by John Cleese and Connie Booth; their original TV scripts are not used in Faulty Towers The Dining Experience. Faulty Towers The Dining Experience uses its own original script and format.
Copyright Interactive Theatre International 2020.
Advanced booking is essential.
For this service you can only book a complete 'Table for 2 Persons' or a 'Table for 4 Persons', you must ensure you book the correct number of tables for the people in your party.
If we have sold out of 'Table for 2 Persons' but there are Tables for 4 Persons still available, contact us and we will assist you where possible.
Advance booking is essential to ride on our A Taste of: Faulty Towers The Dining Experience
On the day of your visit you MUST have your eTickets available to show either in a print out or on a mobile device, both will be checked visually by a member of staff before boarding the train.
Note that a £10 admin fee applies to all booking alterations.
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