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A303 Southfield Roundabout, Ilminster TA19 9PT, England
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived 8pm Saturday night it was packed 1 waitress 1 chef every table was in use Food was lovely fast n hot service was brilliant shame the chef had to waitress aswell as run the kitchen. ..we had great meals but never met such lovely ladies who couldn't do enough for you .... Returned for take away breakfast and... More 

Thank berthaUk
Exeter, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only popped in to use the toilets and have a cup of tea to break the journey up the toilets wher very messy and freezing cold as all the windows where open . We ordered the drinks and after 20 minuets they had still not arrived we got up and walked out. There was only 2 other tables with... More 

Thank sean c
Reading, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch on our way to Cornwall a few weeks back. Staff were polite, and discrete - my parents somehow skipped the queue of people waiting for seats (it was extremely busy), and had made their own way to a table. We were served fairly promptly. There is an extensive menu, and I decided against the Olympic... More 

Thank coss9
Wisbech, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not a good visit. After being shown to a table we were ignored while people who followed had their orders taken. In the end, we abandoned the Little Chef in favour of the adjoining Burger King. We also noted that the place could have been cleaner. On the return journey of our holiday, we decided to give it another try,... More 

Thank briantawn
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Popped in on our way to Brockenhurst. Don't expect much at a little chef, however when it's not very busy I expect better. My wife had a toasted sandwich which was fine, overdone with salad and plain tortillas. I was just in the mood for soup. Fresh vegetable soup. I didn't expect it to be cold. Like I said it... More 

Thank philhalliwell
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Last leg of our journey home... thought we'd get some brekkie here... tbh wasn't sure what to expect.... Restaurant was very diner ish... it was clean tidy the staff were very good and the order was received very promptly... The food itself was ok, not going to be top notch but was adequate... It served a purpose and i was... More 

Thank tickers24
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017

you can only see restaurant when going to devon as its up a side road of roundabout, so allways plenty of seats. food was very good and hot,staff helpful. very clean and tidy.

Thank davyboy11
Croydon, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We've stopped here many times before with good experiences, but from the Heston B's first revamped Little Chef, this is not the standard of experience we would want to experience again. The restaurant was freezing cold and blowing out icy cold air through the air con system. Subsequent customers in turn found the same and so asked for it to... More 

Thank Chrispey57
Swindon, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stood waiting at the "wait to be seated" and was ignored for at least 5 minutes so walked over and sat down at a table. Ordered ploughmans and coffee. After waiting about 20 minutes although the cafe was half empty - it was brought over. A pile of limp salad leaves (no dressing, no tomato, onion, cucumber or any other... More 

Thank David G
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It was a late breakfast that we stopped for this time having stopped here many times before. The standard of the American style breakfast and breakfast omelette were both excellent with plenty of both to set you up for the day. Tina, our waitress, was very pleasant and most attentive and deserves a staff reward - if you have such... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Cafe, Fast food, British
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A303 Southfield Roundabout, Ilminster TA19 9PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?