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Written on: 05/07/2016 by jennyho (1 review written)
We visited this Little Chef on Sunday 3rd July 2016 for a coffee and toilet break. We were told to find a table we were the only customers, every table had not been cleaned some not even cleared, the floor was a mess of food, wrappers and cutlery (I have the photos to prove it)we found a not too dirty table, I noticed 3 young male staff one was checking some shelves the others leaning on counter chatting, and a lady who made the drinks. People were coming in to use toilets, a lady told a staff… Read Full Review
Written on: 10/09/2015 by netta1234 (1 review written)
It's a wait to be seated place, we waited and then had a table pointed out to us (not taken to) on the opposite side of the room, right by the loos! I thought when you had to wait for a table it would be ready for you but when we sat down there was still dirty plates on it. They weren't busy. There is a veggie breakfast on the menu so I ordered that and our drinks. We were told there was no veggie sausages. We got our coffee and tea and waited and waited for the food. A couple who came in… Read Full Review
Written on: 26/08/2015 by Wingletang (1 review written)
We would like to set on record the outstanding service we received at the Arundel, Fontwell Little Chef at dinner on !4/08/2015 and again at breakfast on 15/08/2015. The staff were speedy, efficient and very friendly. We would not hesitate to eat there again. The dinner menu was quite good, the breakfast menu was very good, but the outstanding feature was the attention we received from the staff who were on duty at both sessions… Read Full Review
Written on: 01/04/2015 by Rivera106 (1 review written)
little chef in sourton cross Has really friendly staff and always put a smile on mine and my wife face. There food is lovley and fresh. It's always clean and tidy. Would go back there again. Thank you again… Read Full Review
Written on: 14/12/2014 by Ady_mills (2 reviews written)
After writting my past review I thought it only fair to give little wolfson Trago Ltd ( trading as Little chef ) Heathersett another try to see if they have upped there game after 18 months . On my arrival there was one waitress and one chef swamped by 42 customers waiting to order and more in the car park. ( come on Wolfson everyone is cutting back on costs but not customer satisfaction and having to wait over 60 minutes just to place my order. The waitress did warn customers there would be a… Read Full Review
Written on: 31/07/2014
On the 28th July 2014 I had the misfortune of calling at the Ferring Little Chef, on entering, the toilets smell was enough to make one walk out again. The overall appearance was not one which would attract customers. The carpets were disgusting ,chair seats were cracked ONE TO AVIOD AT ALL COSTS. I had BEEN INFORMED THAT THIS CAFE WAS DUE FOR A REVAMP EARLIER IN THE YEAR. Failing to do this must have cost you a lot of potential customers. I hope you take some ACTION upon reading this… Read Full Review
Written on: 28/07/2013 by Ady_mills (2 reviews written)
On Sunday 28th July 2013 at the heathersett branch of little chef I decided to pull over and have some lunch. My only mistake was choosing the little chef heathersett. Upon my arrival I had to wait for other dinners to pay for there meal before I was seated then once I was seated and given the revised menu ( no pictures) I had to wait 25 minutes before anyone came and took my order. It wasn't a case of they where busy, there was 2 other tables with people on and they where already on there main… Read Full Review
Written on: 24/09/2012 by seanolondon (1 review written)
You can eat pretty much whatever you want at Little Chef - as long as you don't mind it smothered in grease! What happened to the 'Good Old Days' of home cooked tasty food ? Now its burgers chips and grease grease. Should have got Delia Smith to re-design the menu instead of that idiot Blumenthal… Read Full Review
Written on: 31/05/2010
Arrived for breakfast at 10.30 and was told there was a twenty minute wait as they had customers wow i guess that what called business the staff looked like there uniforms had seen better days. Our ordered was taken 15 minutes later and food turned up 45 minutes later and with cold beens. As we had a table near the entrance we were able to see the staff telling customers there was a hour wait now there was only five tables occupied did they not want customers two tables gave up and paid for… Read Full Review
Written on: 13/09/2009
Little Chef is absolutely appalling! I took my son as a treat for doing so well in his first week at secondary school. It took 30 minutes for the starters to arrive and they were very disappointing. I had about 5 prawns and the core of an iceberg masquerading as a prawn cocktail. My son had the chicken wings that tasted like fish!!!! We then waited a further 30mins for the main course. I had ordered a rib eye steak (medium) with jacket potato and my son also ordered a rib eye with onion rings… Read Full Review
Written on: 20/09/2007 by Mrs M Johnston (1 review written)
Cleanliness and staff at Little Chef were appalling - The ladies toilets were flooded and disgustingly dirty with no toilet paper. When this was pointed out to a female member of staff she was not interested and walked away. We had visitors from Canada with us so this was most embarrassing and unacceptable… Read Full Review
Written on: 12/08/2007 by SunnyByfleet (8 reviews written)
Service at Little Chef in Norfolk is non-existent. Food took ages to arrive, but looked like it had been cooked half an hour ago. A thoroughly revolting experience all round… Read Full Review
Written on: 05/06/2007 by Reaction (22 reviews written)
When we went to the Little Chef in Alcester, we ordered two plates of scrambled eggs with side orders of mushrooms, toast and jam for our two children, two orange juices, and a two mugs of tea.... and we waited, and waited, and waited.
It was breakfast time, and since this Little Chef is right next to a Travelodge, you'd think they'd be geared up for providing breakfast. They're not. Only two serving staff, and (I'd guess) one cook. When the scrambled eggs on toast were delivered, they were… Read Full Review
Written on: 03/01/2007 by cheesebiscuits (1 review written)
I've been to many of these outlets around the country, and this is by far the best. I parked the car in an immaculate car park and entered alongside my wife. Even though there were quite a few tables occupied, a member of staff instantly walked past with dirty plates in his hands and told us that he'd be with us in a moment. Moments later we were sitting down near the window browsing the menu. Within a few minutes, my wife and I had made our decisions, and a young lad came to take our order… Read Full Review
Written on: 08/08/2006 by templd (55 reviews written)
Ok, so you aren't going to get a great meal but in Little Chef the fry ups are ok and the pancakes and milkshakes are spot on! Plus you only stop here when desperate, so you enjoy whatever's in front of you!… Read Full Review
Written on: 10/05/2006 by ksaunders (1 review written)
On arrival at Little Chef in Wisley South, there was one very slow waitress and one chef in attendance. The place was like a morgue, even though there were several tables occupied. It was ten minutes before the waitress came for our order, then they did not have our first choice. Then two more employees appeared, but quickly went into the back room and they were not seen again. It was thirty minutes before the rolls were ready. I could not eat the salad. At the till, another five minutes passed… Read Full Review
Written on: 23/04/2006 by Fearmor (2 reviews written)
I stopped at a Little Chef on the A1 for a cup of tea and a small item like a cake or a biscuit. All they had was toasted teacake. They would not serve toasted bread after 11am which I though was despicable as there is no additional work involved. The tea was brewed by putting a teabag in a mug of hot water.
Cost of tea and toasted teacake = £2.99 per person… Read Full Review
Written on: 13/12/2005 by mpalmer (1 review written)
As someone who travels throughout the UK quite a lot I have used many different Little Chefs throughout the UK. There was a time when these places were a dead cert for good food and service.
My how times have changed.
After a series of bad experiences throughout the country I resolved about 8 months ago to never visit another. However last Sunday I broke my vow and decided to try again. The Little Chef in question in on the A3 just north of Guildford.
Things looked bad when we waited almost… Read Full Review
Written on: 30/10/2005 by Blanchardfamily2001 (31 reviews written)
We arrived just before noon for our lunch stop at the Little Chef in Shrewsbury. We left at 13:40, having had one course.
We got a table, as other customers were later turned away, they were fortunate. I ordered Fish and chips, my wife had the veggie breakfast and the kids had jumbo fish fingers.
Whilst waiting for our food, it became apparent there were problems at this restaurant - some customers were being turned away. The staff did not appear happy.
When the food turned up, the fish… Read Full Review
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