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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
  • 13
    Very good
  • 14
    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
Reliably good

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... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
Rickcs
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Haverfordwest, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
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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174 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
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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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
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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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
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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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

The Manager, sorry cannot remember her name, was lovely and friendly and made us feel very welcome. My husband had the all day breakfast and I had a vegetarian cottage pie. Great value for money and large portions. Glad we choose the Little Chef to the Burger King

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Manchester-UK
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

There is something about a Little Chef breakfast that I can't resist. OK, it's not the most trendy place you'll ever eat in and could probably do with some new crockery and chairs BUT it's clean, the staff are pleasant, the food is quick, hot and tasty. Top marks for providing honest quality without ripping people off. Wish there was... More 

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West Midlands, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I visit this Little Chef quite regulary because its a convenient stopping place on the way to Yorkshire when driving up from the west Midlands. Two pieces of breaking news! The heating is now working again at the Little Chef! Road works at the Little Eaton island are now complete! Breakfast was good, service was good, toilets do need improvement... More 

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Additional Information about Little Chef

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

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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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