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Bungalow Diner

45 London Road | Marks Tey, Colchester CO6 1EB, England
+44 1206 210972
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
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“burger” (32 reviews)
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American, British, Diner, Cafe
45 London Road | Marks Tey, Colchester CO6 1EB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We have seen some changes to the diner in recent years, and now it is well run, clean and serving very good food. The decor mimics an american fifties diner and is consistent throughout. The breakfasts are well cooked and the staff are all on...More

Thank Vivienne W
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We had the burger and it was absolutely disgusting!! We ordered the starter and it arrived after the main. Very cheap ingredients and useless staff!

1  Thank Gavincol
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We came here after a recommendation as we were staying in the nearby Best Western. There breakfast was £10. The Bungalow Diners £5. A great decision. It may not look much on the outside but inside it is unashamedly a well styled American styled diner,...More

Thank Marky_Mrk1
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We had a really lovely breakfast this morning, good quality ingredients' were evidenced by the lovely meaty sausages. It was very busy but the staff were pleasant and efficient all this and only £5.00 absolutely brilliant value for money.

Thank Relaxavu
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

How long has it been a diner for? Came here a lot when I was passing for work but not been here for a while and noticed it's changed so gave it a go. Can't comment on anything as I went in sat down gave...More

1  Thank triolo
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Great food, great taste, comes so hot it burns your mouth. If you want great food that is hot and tastes good and full flavor this place is for you. Staff great, friendly, place clean and very well presented good value for money

Thank nick g
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in on my way to Chelmsford with my girlfriend I ordered 2 milkshakes and both was amazing, I also ordered one a classic and my girlfriend ordered the New Yorker burger both was so so tasty so much flavour and the portions were massive...More

Thank Mitchell W
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Great service,great good and at a great price. Nice to see the owner on the shop floor too and also a meet and greet service by the manager. A rarity these days! Well reccommended.

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Visited this diner a few times now, took the children this time and they enjoyed it very much, decor feels very American and food is delicious, menu has lost to choose from and service very friendly and quick. Large carpark too.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I have to say, I do love the burgers here. But this place has been creeping up in price, it's not a cheap eats place any more. But it is a good eats place and teh food always tastes good. I've eaten here a number...More

Thank disvis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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American, British, Diner, Cafe
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 London Road | Marks Tey, Colchester CO6 1EB, England (Formerly Bungalow Cafe)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 210972
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Retro style American diner, recently revamped with new menu too (freshly made food and brilliant variety). Clean, friendly atmosphere that also hosts many car and motorbike shows. We also do kids parties, general outside catering and hire out the premises for private parties.