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East Lancs Road | St. Helens, Haydock WA11 9TL, England
+44 1942 272048
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07:00 - 21:00
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The place is looking a bit tired and would benefit from a deep clean. However, the food is freshly cooked and the Olympic breakfast hits the spot after a night on the ale! The service is good and the staff are friendly.

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Thank mark p
Preston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was good, hot and served promptly. Staff were very pleasant. Plenty of room and good parking.

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Thank 908denise
Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I ate breakfast here after staying in the nearby Travelodge. It looks tired, but was clean enough and the food was nicely cooked and served by friendly staff.

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Thank Rhian R
Level Contributor
28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Lousy food in tired dirty surroundings at an extortionate price. If you are using the main routes through the UK avoid the little thief it's a terrible experience.

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Thank Robbbaaa
bishops stortford
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163 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The Resturant was deserted but the staff were welcoming and the tea was hot and brewed to perfection. The building was a little tired but I enjoyed to cuppa and it was a present place to get organised before my evening filming session.

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Thank manstondrive
somerset
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely staff and very clean. Food fresh and well presented. We had 25%off voucher from travelodge next door.

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Thank itinerantcrumpet
Deal, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were staying at the nearby Travelodge so had the choice of Little Chef, Burger King or a nearby pub for our evening meal and next day’s breakfast. We chose little Chef for both. We had no problem finding meals that appealed on the menu, the service was OK and the food edible, although the batter on my fish on... More 

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Thank Bernard F
Manchester, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Was on top of the place ,so nip in , service fine , love the food , cooked as you order , w.c. Facilities / disabled/ baby changing room fine , friendly staff , bern back s few times , recommend to anyone ,

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Thank kath b
Harrogate, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Having called in for a bite to eat I found the surroundings to be drab and very uninviting and in much need of refurbishment. However the lady staff member was friendly, chatty and nothing was too much trouble ! I had the fish & chips and my friend had the burger and both meals were served with care and I... More 

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Thank southport76
Merseyside
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

its clean and tidy, although my table needed wiping. The food is cooked but nothing special, This place is more suited to the lone traveller who is in need of food, gives the impression of being to clinical for a meal with someone important in your life.

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Thank sk001y1917

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Lancs Road | St. Helens, Haydock WA11 9TL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Haydock
  • Phone Number: +44 1942 272048

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