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Gatwick Road, Crawley RH10 9AX, England
+44 1293 579947
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06:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 06:00 - 21:00
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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215 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Staying at a hotel in the airport called here for dinner Sat immediately and young staff a bit too helpful and over the top Food extensive selection and cooked where you can see it being done and output about what you would expect nothing great nothing disasterous Ok for where you are

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Thank Peter L
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

They forgot half the order ( only 2 of us ) And I was very very unwell after the steak sandwich . Leading to an unpleasant train journey having to get up frequently . Staff not very helpful , Duck salad had a "sprinkle of duck " as the waiter said when complained about the amount of crispy duck .

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Thank Aaronchicken
Gillingham, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We ate here for an evening meal. Whilst my wife enjoyed her meal, I did not enjoy mine at all. Found it was not very well seasoned and was not hot enough.

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Thank PompeyGez
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Giraffe offer something more than just Burgers, or something with chips. The menu offers a wide variety of dishes such as: Chilli Beef Burrito Smoky Chipotle Half Chicken Grilled Sirloin Steak Chicken Milanese Spiced Roasted Aubergine Blackened Salmon BBQ Chicken Quesadilla Slow-Cooked Jerk Ribs American BBQ Beef Short Rib To mention just a few of the meals on offer. I... More 

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Thank ktrott1998
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely breakfast before we went through departures and really needed before we headed off on a nearly 4 hour flight. The veggie breakfast was lovely and the normal breakfast my other half had was also lovely .. nice restaurant lovely staff and very friendly and helpful. No need to rush if you don't need to because they won't... More 

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Thank Tasha20144
Ashford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here early in the evening, we were greeted warmly at seated promptly. However this is when the experience took a turn for the worse, even though the restaurant was virtually empty service was slow the food was dry and bland - the bits of it that turned up, our side orders were totally forgotten. There was no interest... More 

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Thank chunkymunky74
Liverpool
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was on the restricted BLOC menu choice, but despite that it was filling and a good selection of choices. The other menu was better, but to be honest, what i had was good enough. Very busy place by nature of its location. But the staff were cheerful and efficient, the food was tasty and well cooked. A good choice... More 

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Thank Medic_one
Kent
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216 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is very very busy most of the time staff are fine but clearly can't cope like the rest of Gatwick i suppose. Food was good quality and did what I expected just a shame it's so messy and disorganised

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Thank stockyhouse
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seated very quickly and attended to in a very short space of time. Ordered the Nachos and the Guerrilla Burger, which arrived quickly and was a decent enough bite to eat. Fries served with the Burger were in very short supply so must have been waiting on a delivery..... All in all a pleasant experience.

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Thank Matt B
Truro, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

High prices, noisy, cramped, not enough staff, and low quality food. This restaurant epitomises everything that is wrong about airport catering monopolies. They know you have nowhere else to go so the standard is just poor.

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Thank Chris I

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
International, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
06:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:00 - 21:00
Thursday
06:00 - 21:00
Friday
06:00 - 21:00
Saturday
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gatwick Road, Crawley RH10 9AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 579947
  • This restaurant is at Gatwick Airport (after security)

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Surrey, England
over a year ago
Portsmouth, United Kingdom

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