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A38, Alfreton, England
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7:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
It's a Little Chef no more no less

Not the best of food but service was friendly and the restaurant was convenient for my Travelodge. It's fine as long as you don't set your expectations too high

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
JimBradley
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High Wycombe
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High Wycombe
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Not the best of food but service was friendly and the restaurant was convenient for my Travelodge. It's fine as long as you don't set your expectations too high

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Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

Never a problem at Little Chef, I'm always happy to visit reminds me so much of my childhood. This restaurant is first class!

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

To keep it simple...The staff are superb. Their service is superb. The cooked breakfasts are superb. The owners really need to back the staff... ensure that the air conditioning works and the staff don't need to resort to opening the fire doors to get a 'through draft' that chills those sitting too near the door (food goes cold quicker). Tired,... More 

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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

A pleasant open dining room with basic dishes well cooked at the right price. Service was efficient and friendly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Visiting a relative locally, we have lunch regularly and have never been disappointed. Obviously, don't expect 'Cordon Bleu' but this is as consistently good as any. We have never found it overly-busy; service is appropriately friendly and attentive and value for money is acceptable. Surprisingly good and very convenient to the A38 at this point.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This is my first visit to a Little Chef in a very long time and I was pleasantly surprised. The food was very good and much better than I remember it. Looks like the people running this iconic brand are working hard to recover their reputation. The only negative comment is that it is rather pricey.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We normally find Little Chefs a good place to stop off for a breakfast, but this was the worst we have ever visited. To start with, the ladies toilets were a mess with toilet paper strewn on the floor, two cubicles out of action, a terrible smell of excretia and general dirtiness. The gents toilets were out of action as... More 

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Had an omelette breakfast, which with orange juice, coffee and a slice of toast was £11 and while the staff were welcoming the food wasn't. The omelette was tasteless, the coffee was okay

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Nice food well cooked but very pricy for what you get . Ok for a quick pit stop if you are fairly comfortable money wise but to be fair the pancakes are great

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The choice is now very good. Its a few years since I last had a meal here, but was pleasantly suprised. The breakfasts over our 2 day stay was exellent.Good quality tea and cofee an added bonus tay was exellent. Good quality Tea and Cofee is an added bonus.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: A38, Alfreton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Alfreton

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 10:00 pm

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