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Uptown diner

Makinson arcade, Wigan, England
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good8%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible25%
Dec 11, 2018
“KNEW I shouldn't have gone through the door”
Jun 15, 2018
“The jewel in Wigan's gastronomical crown!”
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Cafe, British
Makinson arcade, Wigan, England
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Went in today and ordered 2 hotpot with crust. Crust turned out to be small greasy puff pastry rectangle. Meals were steaming hot, but potatoes, esp larger chunks, were cool inside. There were hot and cool patches of food all over the plate. How is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SteeveeP
Reviewed 16 June 2018

Another amazing mega brekky at Uptown Diner.Fried eggs cooked to perfection which for me is always the sign of a good breakfast. Alice and staff go out of their way to look after you, Great value at less than a fiver.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Peter E
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Had a fine breakfast at this, for me, hitherto unknown cafe. Two eggs, a gang of bacon and plenty of everything else. I was even asked if I wanted half and half toast and fried bread. I opted for all toast and again got plenty...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Peter E
Reviewed 18 September 2017

I had one of the specials; Hot Pot to start and apple crumble with custard to follow. Good value at £5.45.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Peter_de_Meteor
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This is a basic cafe, do not expect all the silly decorated plates you pay through the nose for. It's good food cooked well, served well and loads of it at a bargain price. If you want different then stay away. We call here most...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Stevearts
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Went on a Saturday noon with a friend. One of my other friends had recommended this place so my expectations were high. I had a chicken panini and my friend had a full english breakfast. Food was good but not good enough to go back.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank TessaDW
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Called in a couple of weeks ago for a tuna and cheese panini....was served with a tuna and cheese baguette. Hungry and rushing so didn't argue. The outside of the baguette was just about crusty and the inside untouched, left most of it, disgusting. Won't...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank 297Happy
Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

Met with a strong musty smell that you soon get used to. Tables and floor needs cleaning more often and in fact it looks like it hasn't been cleaned since yesterday's lunch. Don't ask for a latte, you might as well ask for a milky...More

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank Martyn F
Reviewed 15 August 2015

i have been here many times since i was a little girl withfamily, friends and i love the food. we always leave feeling stuffed from what ever we order. the staff are lovely and friendly and deliver great service when we are in there. and...More

Date of visit: August 2015
2  Thank beccaa14
Reviewed 15 December 2014

I use this place when shopping with my younger brother as we are both fussy eaters and have found that this place can cater to that. It isn't the best in wigan in my opinion but very good non the less. I find that the...More

Date of visit: November 2014
Thank Jade D
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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  • Address: Makinson arcade, Wigan, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Wigan
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