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85 Southernhay, Basildon SS14 1EU, England
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“fry ups” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
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09:00 - 18:00All hours
Cafe, British
85 Southernhay, Basildon SS14 1EU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn't been here for years, what's happened it was empty. Used to be packed, now only about six people in there. Food was plentiful, omelette was nice, burger not so nice. Having a nice catch up with daughter, all of a sudden someone put on...More

Thank Clare B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

What a disappointed. We used to visit Poppins many years ago and decided to go today whilst in Basildon. My Spanish omelette was covered in black bits both inside and out and on tasting it had an overwhelming taste of greasy sausages. The only thing...More

Thank queenofsparkle
Reviewed 16 March 2017

just your normal cafe and normal cafe prices no fancy just average breakfast places need a lick of paint and some tlc but cant fault this

Thank jason s
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Been eating here for years. Staff are always friendly and helpful and if you want a good old-fashioned fry-up then this is the place.

Thank Janette J
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Popped in yesterday with other half, staff were nice and friendly, but £16.00 for two poached eggs on dry toast and two rashers bacon twice and 2 teas na sorry been better places and paid less,, sorry won't be recommending you nor coming back, I'd...More

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Good value,good food but entrance a bit awkward,staff very attentive,the cooking area is on show and looks very clean.

Thank roger85gordon
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Poppins is such a lovely place to have a meal in, there food is so nice & prices are very reasonable! It's always the place I go to when I'm in the town! The staff are so lovely & friendly! It's so clean aswell! I...More

Thank Sachjx
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Decided to have a late breakfast whilst shopping in town today with my partner having walked past several cafes that were full we decided on Poppins as it was seemingly quiet and we needed space for a buggy! After visiting the place I fully understand...More

1  Thank Sharne32
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Been here for ages. Often call in during trips to Basildon. Not changed much but still good value and clean.

Thank Johntrombone
Reviewed 25 June 2016

nice food friendly staff near to shops go there quite a lot good value for amount of food meet there quite a lot before shopping

Thank Dot B
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85 Southernhay, Basildon SS14 1EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Basildon
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