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Little Chef

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A303 West Bound Drayton, Barton Stacey SO21 3NF, England
+44 1264 720600
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Windlesham, United Kingdom
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517 reviews
227 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in here for Breakfast. I used to use it a lot on business trips and preferred it to Popham. It was quiet and the staff friendly and efficient. However, the breakfasts themselves .... whilst beautifully cooked and presented, seemed to be slipping from the quality standard of the older Little Chef. The sausage and bacon were not as... More 

Thank Roger G
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff good meals best cooked burgers I have had also very good hunters chicken well placed on 303

Thank David C
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357 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

This used to be one of the best Little chef restaurants but how things have changed in a few years. The restaurant was dark and dismal looking, it appeared as if many lights were broken. On closer inspection, it may be that some of the lights were not switched on, possibly to hide the dusty, grimy and generally unkempt nature... More 

1 Thank Stevew07
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45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped on our way to a holiday. The staff were really helpful. The food was ok but I wouldn't say tasty. All a bit plain which I don't think is the chef's fault but the quality of the food. Service was quick though!

Thank GidgetAndShrek
Eastcote, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Little Chef at it's best. Olympic breakfast delivered instantly!! Up to the expected high standard. Staff very friendly indeed and made sure all our needs were catered for. One of the better Little Chef's!

1 Thank Ken B
Rossendale, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights so had breakfast both mornings and one evening meal, the building is very tired and needs investment BUT don't let this put you off, the food is excellent (my 5yr old ate everything on her plate), we had cooked breakfasts, omelettes, porridge and lovely beans on toast then vegetarian shepherds pie and gammon and... More 

1 Thank JWD141
Tenterden, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Well, this isn't what I expected to be writing.... First impressions aren't great - the building is 'tired'. But to our surprise the service was good and the food was excellent! Larger than expected portions, nicely presented & well cooked. Little Chef: this place is crying out for some modest investment in the building - the staff during our visit... More 

2 Thank André F
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for something to eat as breakfast was hours ago !! Very impressed I must say. Little chef don't have a good reputation but we found a little gem here today :). Very friendly staff & very good food, would recommend, a good 10/10

Thank Meg G
Manchester, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Restaurant was busy but we got served very quickly. Had beans on toast with a pot of tea. Quick and convenient (we stayed at the Travelodge next to the Little Chef.

1 Thank Suse S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We stopped at the nearby Travelodge overnight on a trip to Stonehenge. Little Chef was the obvious choice for breakfast as it was a walk across the car park. We had a very good breakfast. It was busy, but the waitress said hello when we arrived and said she would be with us in a couple of minutes. Our breakfast... More 

1 Thank MinGreen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A303 West Bound Drayton, Barton Stacey SO21 3NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Barton Stacey
  • Phone Number: +44 1264 720600

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