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Rail City - CLOSED

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Kid friendly

My little boy's eyes nearly popped out of his head when he saw the train. Many days have been... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2013
BruceyBonus996
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Burgess Hill, England, United Kingdom
Train spotters paradise!!

Visited this place twice, and loved its quirky layout! Is basically a model train enthusiasts... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2013
Medicma3
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Europe
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8 Jan 2015
“Closed Down”
18 Oct 2014
“CLOSED”
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This model train and mini city display offer a pleasant way to spend a couple of hours. Grab lunch at the cafeteria.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Mariastraat 38, Bruges 8000, Belgium
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+32 484 77 50 90
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Reviewed 23 March 2013

My little boy's eyes nearly popped out of his head when he saw the train. Many days have been spent just on the minute details; it was truly fascinating. A nice rest, with nice coffee too. There was also a little area/ section with Lego,...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2013 via mobile

Visited this place twice, and loved its quirky layout! Is basically a model train enthusiasts delight with the addition of excellent coffee and snacks! Not to be missed! Really enjoyed it!

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Reviewed 23 February 2013

Came here for a hot chocolate to escape the freezing cold weather with my kids aged 8, 6, 2 and 9 months. It was really warm and cosy and the kids loved watching the trains whilst the younger ones played with toys provided. The guy...More

Date of experience: February 2013
1  Thank LondonDooley
Reviewed 12 February 2013

The proprietor has been building Rail City for the last three years and his work is ongoing. It is worth a visit while drinking a coffee or a beer. It was quiet when we visited, however, I imagine it would be popular with young children.

Date of experience: February 2013
Thank AMTGalway_Ireland
Reviewed 1 January 2013

Enjoy the fantastic rail installatie made by the owner himself. Correctly priced drinks, possibility to eat a piece of pie, waffle,... The usual stuff for a very good price considering the location of Rail City ! Free entrance as long as you drink something....now thats...More

Date of experience: December 2012
Thank BramVermoote
Reviewed 26 November 2012

Good cheap food and drink with a huge rail layout which keeps the children occupied (even the grown up ones)

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank TonyP53
Reviewed 5 November 2012

The eating area was not too busy. The food and beer were reasonable priced and good. I have found thatmost rail restaurants are of good value in Belgium

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank stupot1944
Reviewed 3 November 2012

Coffee and bar with a difference, and incredible model railway layout. We loved this, and the coffee was good, and the alcohol list extensive, though it was too early in the day for wine or beer for us.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank Iananutshell
Reviewed 31 October 2012

The railway set up is amazing. Unfortuantely we cannot comment on the food due to the owner not having anything available when we were there.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank lorrainef67
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Very enjoyable, spotted this on tripadvisor and was quite dubious but thought to give it a go. Clearly someones passion and a great way to share it. The beer was cheap, the atmosphere was friendly and the display highly impressive it even had day and...More

Date of experience: October 2012
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