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34B High Street, Alton GU34 1BD, England
+44 1420 549425
Today
08:00 - 16:30
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Mon - Sat 08:00 - 16:30
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Bramley
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97 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I popped in for a quick lunch which is what I got! It was really very good I find the food in Poppins restaurant of a good standard and the mug of tea is fantastic. My only complaint was the male chauvinist pugs sat outside degrading woman as they walked past, I have been past in several occasions and they... More 

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Thank AndyO949
Alton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

In central town - easy to locate Nice food - different choices of meals on the menu Friendly staff Not too expensive

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Thank Kimmicoo22
Slough, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

It's OK but I find that the prices are OTT compared to what is on offer 300 yards away, but to be fair the staff are OK and the café is clean

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Thank Alan L
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We popped into Poppins for a quick lunch during a short stay in the area. Although the food was well cooked and served hot my wife and I felt it was just basic stuff by that I mean as an example shop bought sliced bread etc. I don't mean this to be a negative but it's just not what we... More 

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Thank Steve S
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff, when asked if we could swap something on the menu for my girlfriends little boy the staff couldn't be more helpful. They even gave him a lollypop afterwards, only downside is I didn't get one! Clean and quick service, like any cafe no frills just hot simple food is all you need sometimes! Been here a couple... More 

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Thank Stuart R
Trentino-Alto Adige, Italy
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Went to poppins in Alton for a breakfast last week. The restaurant was not very busy but they had plenty of staff on. I ordered the bigger breakfast which if I'm honest was pretty average and did seem rather expensive for the quality. I would return but would look to get something different I think.

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Thank Jack B
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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1,238 reviews
537 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 394 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

It's the same formula, attentive and prompt service, clean café and tasty food at competitive prices. I've been to a few Poppins lately and they all seem to operate to a good budget standard. Order at table, food is served and then take chitty to cash desk. This one wasn't accepting credit cards at this time. (13 Nov 2015)

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Thank tezpil
Winchester, United Kingdom
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314 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

This is a great little cafe. Quick service, hot food. Clean inside. The staff are all smart and friendly. Also clean toilets. Prices are very good. Ideal for a quick tasty snack

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Thank laurella w
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67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

I'm sorry but it's a typical builders 'caff'. You can get the usual fry up, breakfasts, teas coffee's etc here. You can sit out in a nice day and watch the world go by as it's slightly cleaner outside than indoors. That's about all I have to say I'm afraid

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Thank Lauren H
Alton, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2015 via mobile

Although you may be put off going here as there always seems to be a Mötley Crüe sat outside of it smoking, it really is a great cafe. The staff are all really friendly and the service is quick. The food is basic but you can't fault it at all, plus it's cheap! Recommend the milkshakes, huge and really tasty

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 16:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 16:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 16:30
Thursday
08:00 - 16:30
Friday
08:00 - 16:30
Saturday
08:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34B High Street, Alton GU34 1BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Alton
  • Phone Number: +44 1420 549425

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