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Luxury Rail Safaris
Dining: Simple, Elegant and African
The superb food served aboard the Pride of Africa is
simple and elegant and mealtimes in the dining cars (one
sitting only) are a highlight of the journey.
Shangani Dining Car
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|When you are catering for a full complement
of 72 guests within the limited space of a
Rovos Rail kitchen car, achieving a standard that
rivals that of a top-class restaurant is a
An enthusiastic team of
chefs is responsible for overseeing the very
important task of ensuring that guests are well
fed and that all their favorite drinks are on
board. Considerable thought and meticulous
planning goes into making up the menus.
Unlike many of the great trains of the world,
travelers are on board of the Pride of Africa
trains for several days at a time, requiring a much wider
selection of meals.
|There's an accent on fresh local ingredients,
and traditional dishes as game are a specialty.
Every morning, there's a full breakfast, with a
good selection of cold meats, croissants and
preserves as well as dishes cooked to order. For
lunch and dinner, there's a starter and a choice
of fish, meat or vegetarian dish followed by a
Of course there's a selection
of fine wines aboard to complement the food - all
from South Africa's most renowned cellars and
Meals can be adapted to suit special
requirements by prior arrangement.
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