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Little Chef

A303 Southfield Roundabout, Ilminster TA19 9PT, England
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible20%
Travellers talk about
“porridge” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, Fast food, British, Vegetarian Friendly
A303 Southfield Roundabout, Ilminster TA19 9PT, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

It has always been a pleasure to have a meal at this Little Chef and last Thursday was no different - tasty food which was well presented and attentive staff. Sorry that it is closing in January.

1  Thank Ted W
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

we visited there this evening whilst travelling to Bristol. The deep fried food was all over cooked and tasted like old oil the ham and coleslaw were very cold and the restaurant itself was really cold. The service was ok but half hearted.

Thank Roger A
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Visited for both breakfast and evening meal. Prompt service with a smile. Food was well prepared, simple but tasty. Would recommend a visit for non-fussy food at a good price.

Thank Lesley P
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We were on router and decided it was time for a coffee and food stop. We both ordered the Olympic breakfast and a latte, it came hot, well presented and really looked good. We have had many Olympics before but this one was the best...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Called in for a snack on way to North Devon. Not impressed. Service poor - sign stated 'wait to be served' but no member of staff attended, had to ask at service counter. Food pricey. Whole appearance a bit of the grubby side and not...More

Thank Jayne M
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

A good place to stop for a break with the usual menu,but all our food was properly cooked. The cafe is clean and comfortable and the access is easy. Our waitress was of the old school and all the service was good. We have been...More

Thank mac2toby
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I stopped off for breakfast on my way down to Dorset this morning and ordered my favourite Olympic Breakfast. The bacon was thinner than bacon foil and the sausage looked and tasted like it had been cooked yesterday and again today. Not good and a...More

Thank Jai A
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped off after a long journey for a business breakfast. I was pleased to see a more healthy porridge option which was really nice. Coffee was decent too.

1  Thank Lee G
Reviewed 27 August 2017

When staying at adjacent Travelodge, enjoyed a reasonable evening meal at the Little Chief, with excellent table service. Next morning went there again for an 'Early Riser' breakfast, but the seating area was strewn with rubbish and uncleared tables. There were many potential Customers standing...More

1  Thank caseyatthatcham
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I used to look forward to going to a Little Chef on a trip to or from the West Country but we didn't actually get to eat here as it was so disgusting we had a Burger King and ate outside. Most tables hadn't been...More

1  Thank Tim L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: A303 Southfield Roundabout, Ilminster TA19 9PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Ilminster
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