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Orford Express

Quai MacPherson | Gare de Magog, Magog, Quebec J1X 3L2, Canada
+1 819-575-8081
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We were given a ride on the Orford Express and chose a dinner cruise that lasted three and half... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
stomper1001
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Montreal, Canada
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Orford Express

Picked up the train in Magog, went to Eastman and back, and they Sherbrooke and back. The train is... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
BKWally
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Saratoga Springs, New York
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Climb aboard the Orford Express tourist train and treat yourself to a unique sensory experience, an exquisite meal, all the while taking in the great pastoral views that sweep the countryside between Magog, Bromont, Eastman and Sherbrooke.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“train ride” (8 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Quai MacPherson | Gare de Magog, Magog, Quebec J1X 3L2, Canada
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"train ride"
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"salmon"
in 3 reviews
"anniversary gift"
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"gourmet meal"
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"food is excellent"
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"recommend this trip"
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"glass of champagne"
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"lovely scenery"
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"parking lot"
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"sherbrooke"
in 10 reviews
"entertainment"
in 7 reviews
"singer"
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"songs"
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"caroline"
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"board"
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"dinner"
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"conductor"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were given a ride on the Orford Express and chose a dinner cruise that lasted three and half hours. The meal was excellent, the service superb and all in all a great evening...even had some delightful entertainment on board after the meal. Full bar...More

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi stomper1001, thank you for taking the time to write down your impressions. We are glad that you enjoyed your ride on board the Orford Express !

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Picked up the train in Magog, went to Eastman and back, and they Sherbrooke and back. The train is very comfortable but be aware if you're a party of two you will likely be sitting with another random couple. The food was fine, but they...More

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi BKWally, thank you for sharing your comments. We are glad that you've enjoyed the train, the food and the service ! We are currently working on an english version of the videos... Great idea ! Sincerely,

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Reviewed 3 July 2018

I surprised my husband with the 4 hour lunch trip on June 30th on the way to our weekend in Ayerscliff. We both loved the ride, the food, the entertainment. It was very well organized and I loved the special touch of the "boarding pass"...More

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi marialuisanicolau, thank you for sharing your impressions ! We are glad that you've enjoyed your ride on board the Orford Express !

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Reviewed 29 June 2018

We had a great time form Magog to Sherbrooke, a really nice ride, we learned new things along the ride from the train conductor, and when we returned we had a really big surprise when we saw that we will have our own little concert...More

Thank Madalina R
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2018

Hi Madalina R, we are glad that you've enjoyed your ride on board the Orford Express! Sincerely,

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

2018-05-24 - We took the dinner train excursion for our wedding anniversary. This is a must for something different to do. A step back in time with music and ambiance of the 50's along with excellent food and friendly service. Very relaxing evening as we...More

Thank Circuit191
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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi Circuit191, we are very glad to hear that you've enjoyed your experience on board ! Thank you for sharing your impressions. Sincerely,

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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Recently on a clear May evening, a group of us on a business trip in the Magog area experienced the Magog Express. We were all a little skeptical about what we thought the experience would be like. However, the pleasant staff, great food and gentle...More

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Hi Yvan H, wow ! Thank you for this great comment ! We are glad that you've enjoyed your experience aboard the Orford Express ! We will share your good words to our team ! Have a great day ! Sincerely, la direction

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent way to see the beautiful fall foliage and enjoy lunch. The panoramic section was wonderful. We were welcomed with a glass of champagne. Lunch followed-exceptional soup starter. The rainbow trout was fabulous. Ravioli was a good meatless option. Both desserts were delicious.

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hi Pamelita7117, thank you for your review. We are glad that you've enjoyed your ride on the Orford Express. It would be a pleasure to welcome you again. Sincerely, la direction

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

This outing was my parents' anniversary gift. We opted for the Express (2 1/2 hrs, no meals) in the panoramic section. It proved to be just right. The other trips with meal options were scheduled in such a way that meals were served way past...More

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Bonjour Luz039, thank you for your great review. We are glad that you've enjoyed your experience on the Orford Express ! Sincerely, la direction

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We enjoyed the train ride and the lovely scenery. The brunch was the best I have enjoyed in a long time. We started with croissants, yogurt with fruit and granola, then either salmon or goat cheese tray that we thoroughly enjoyed. Drinks are on sale...More

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hi KrishnaS3, thank you for your great review ! We are very happy that you've enjoyed your ride on bord of the Orford Express. We will share your good words to our team ! Thank you, la direction.

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

Took the afternoon train to Sherbrooke without lunch. Spent a little more on the panoramic car which was worth it. They offered an alcohol beverage at the start, but you can also ask for non-alcohol, which was delicious. At Sherbrooke there are a few outside...More

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valerieL8107YI, Responsable des relations clients at Orford Express, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi, Phoebepk, thank your for your review. We are glad that you've enjoyed your ride abord the Orford Express.

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It's better the day before, you can approach the ticket office with is located at the departure train station at Magog. The reason to reserve in advance is bcs you choose your meal in advance is not cook on board and also... More
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