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Dinky Doo Diner

29 Pier Rd, Littlehampton BN17 5LW, Littlehampton BN17 5LW, England
+44 1903 717918
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  • Very good18%
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“opens early” (2 reviews)
“fry” (2 reviews)
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29 Pier Rd, Littlehampton BN17 5LW, Littlehampton BN17 5LW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The breakfasts here are incredible. And the chicken burger and chips has saved me from much of a hangover in my younger days on a Sunday morning. Everyone who's anyone in Littlehampton knows the Dinky Doo. I've just heard its closing down and that is...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank rebel_riot
Reviewed December 8, 2018

This is English breakfast at its best. The quality of the food is excellent and enough so that you will not want to eat for the rest of the day.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank 505norman
Reviewed November 16, 2018 via mobile

No plumbers this time so plenty of time to catch up with mates and enjoy the standard with beans. Managed to park right outside. Always good and fresh. Love this plaice.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 247miked
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Although street parking is tight we always find a spot at 7 am. At that time the cafe is used mostly by fishermen and the charter skippers. We parked up as a group of 10 plumbers and electricians walked through the door. You could not...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Decor and seating from the late eighties, more grease running down the back roof than a teddy boys DA, and a garden seating area that wouldn’t look out of place in a Channel 4 documentary -Dinky Doos is a proper no nonsense caff. Coupled with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Rcdrich
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Arrived on a Sunday morning after being recommended by our cottage owner. The place was very busy and obviously a favourite with locals. The owner was very friendly and chatty. We all had different breakfasts and everybody agreed they were up there with the best...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank keithw451
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Consistency is the key here. Always an ample plate full and the butties are now made with fresh cut door stops. Would not miss this breakfast without a face full of tears. The follow on fishing wasn't bad either.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Mike D
Reviewed March 9, 2018

Opens early, closes just after lunch, shut on a monday, that's all you need to know except its a traditional english cafe, good grub, decent mug of tea, always a tasty dish or two of the day, yesterday mine was shepherd's pie, my work mate...More

Date of visit: March 2018
1  Thank Eurocrusier
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Anyone who knows littlehampton knows of dinky doo diner. It’s like the Eiffel Tower of littlehampton. Great place great food and a superb chef. I hope this place has many more years of business!

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Wanderer752878
Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

This was just what we were looking for; a good, solid cafe with a no nonsense menu to serve up a big breakfast in the middle of the day. The breakfast was well cooked and presented and came with a decent sized mug of tea,...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Linda K
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  • Address: 29 Pier Rd, Littlehampton BN17 5LW, Littlehampton BN17 5LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Arun District  >  Littlehampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1903 717918
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