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Kelly's Kitchen

Kelly's Kitchen
Locations:18 roadside restaurants
Associated names:Petrofina
Successors:Little Chef
Kelly's Kitchen.
The Kelly's Kitchen logo.

Kelly's Kitchen was a waitress service restaurant chain with 18 branches by 1989.

They were developed by Norfolk House and Petrofina, providing food and fuel, and became a rival to Little Chef. Their restaurants were all built to the same style with red brick built buildings, traditional cottage-style windows, tiled roofs which came down over the tops of the external walls and large funnel-like chimneys.

The brand was bought out by Bass, who were themselves purchased by Trusthouse Forte. Kelly's Kitchen had a number of outstanding planning permissions which were included in the sale.

Forte changed all the restaurants to become Little Chefs.


Kelly's Kitchen operated at the following locations: