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EG Diner

EG Diner
Associated names:Burger King, Subway
Removed:some in 2018
Predecessors:Little Chef
Successors:KFC, Subway, Greggs
EG Diner menu.
The EG Diner menu card doesn't mention the name of the restaurant.
EG Diner logo.
The first evidence of an EG Diner logo begins to emerge.

When Euro Garages took over Little Chef, they had a year to stop using the brand name. Euro Garages intended to replace all of these with brands like Starbucks, but the project overran and in January 2018 35 Little Chefs were still open with just a month to go.

As a result, Euro Garages quickly created the name EG Diner to use instead. It was only intended to be a temporary solution to last for a couple of months until the refurbishment programme can be completed. For several months the closest it came to having any branding was a lot of bare signs and crudely-covered Little Chef logos, but in April 2018 the first branded vinyls started to be stuck to windows.

The menu is almost identical to the Little Chef menu, with trademark names changed and a couple of small price increases. It is printed on laminated paper with a small Euro Garages logo in the corner. The Early Starter, Olympic Breakfast and Jubilee Pancakes continue as The Early Bird, The Mighty One and Anniversary Pancakes, respectively.

Most of these restaurants are expected to be replaced by a franchise, as Euro Garages don't normally operate their own brands. As of January, Euro Garages didn't seem certain on what they would be doing with these establishments, which are mostly large restaurants. Some staff had previously suggested they continue as a diner and had been given the impression this would be happening, but Starbucks and KFC seems more likely.


As EG Diner don't have any signs or a website, it's easy to assume they've closed. As far as we know, these branches are still open.

Former Locations[edit]

EG Diner used to be found at:

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