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Little Chef Markham Moor North

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A1 | Retford, Markham Moor, England
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Chelmsford, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Exactly what was needed when enroute to Loch Lomond. Warm welcome from the staff who were very up for a bit of banter! Olympic breakfast hit the right spot. One minor quibble - restaurant was a bit chilly.

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Thank Kevin H
Faversham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Helpful staff, good food, generous portions and a welcome break from the A1. Particularly recommend the porridge with berries.

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Thank Christine R
North West England, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Im on Atkins!... I needed a meaty meal... the standard breakfast offering included Potatoes, bread and beans... which have to be avoided. In a day and age where "computer says No" my waitress was quick to offer replacement items. I got a delicious and hefty 2 sausages, 2 bacons, 3 eggs, pile of mushrooms, tomato and a lovely pot of... More 

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Thank Andy K
Scotland, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

We stopped at the Little Chef to break up our journey. Although it was extremely busy and the staff were rushed off their feet, they were pleasant and welcoming. We had our usual pot of tea and toasted tea cake, and didn't have to wait an age. As usual the place was clean and service satisfactory. We shall come back

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Thank PtarmiganTraveller
Tuxford, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

No wonder the restaurant had more staff than customers they were very slow and could barely bother to show any joy. We just had a cup of tea and had to listen to a man shouting hello for about five minutes trying to get attention of a member of staff. On the positive very nice cup of tea in what... More 

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Thank 7juliet7
Castleford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

We visited twice whilst staying at the travel lodge and both times found the food and service very good, and prices were also good value for money, the little chef was very clean and the tables were cleared quickly. Food was served in a very polite manner and quickly, would recommened using for meals if staying at the travel lodge... More 

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Thank Robert M
Louth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Having stopped here at 10.30am today (only two tables occupied) we 'waited to be seated' and were 'shown' to a table by a member of staff pointing to a table from the other side of the restaurant without speaking. We placed our order, eventually, with same member of staff not acknowledging our arrival with a hello, more a somber what... More 

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Retford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

Often call here as restaurant is located on my commute home from work. Typical Little Chef, a bit pricey and limited menu. But the staff here are friendly, welcoming and attentive to one's needs, food always well-cooked and nicely presented. Well done to Paulette and the team.

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Thank Peter S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Sharp welcoming but nice in general. Chips over done, but tostie beautiful, would come back if we were travelling again

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Thank Lewis E
Hexham, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

As a travelling businessman and leisure customer I have enjoyed a good many Olympic Breakfasts in my time. For the second time in a fortnight (at a second location) I have just experienced a terrible plate of food. Not inedible but very varied temperatures across the ingredients and bacon and sausage clearly reheated or kept warm for a long time.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A1 | Retford, Markham Moor, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Markham Moor

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