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Does what it says on the can. Toilets clean,plenty of choice of drinking/eating places for motorway... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Wigan, United Kingdom

An OK service centre with large clean toilets and a selection of food outlets and stores. Plenty of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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4 weeks ago
“What you expect”
4 weeks ago
“OK ”
+44 1327 879001

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Does what it says on the can. Toilets clean,plenty of choice of drinking/eating places for motorway services. Complex clean, What more can you say.

Thank IAN O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An OK service centre with large clean toilets and a selection of food outlets and stores. Plenty of parking.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Traffic was nose to tail and Iz and I were hungry so took a welcome break at the Northbound Roadchef Watford Gap Services. Inside the services building it was surprisingly light airy and colourfully clean, there were two cleaning cones in front of McDonald's for...More

Thank dik-bardon
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Ideal for short-stop visits because there are shops, toilet facilities, MacDonalds and Costa Coffee. At the latter, the service is prompt and efficient and there are abundant tables and chairs around. You stand in a fast-moving queue and are directed to an assistant. The coffee,...More

Thank Enlightenedman
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

In serious need of a refurbishment! Luckily this was a quick pit-stop to use the facilities but everything about the place sceams outdated.....should have carried on a bit further to one of the newer / bigger places rather than sitting in a hot car to...More

Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Travelling this stretch of the M1 a couple of times a week (each way) I really understand the frustration of the 50mph motorway restraining order. I can’t say that I stop that often at the Watford Gap Services, other than in a RTC backlog situation...More

Thank jpcheshire2016
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Nothing special but just what you expect. No fancy food or trendy shops. Stop, get out, get coffee.... get back to the motorway.

Thank TeaWithQ
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Watford Gap was one of the earlier Service Areas to be built, and tends to be a name that is well known when travelling. Reviews are not good and certainly more recently built areas have better facilities. However, it does serve a purpose and there...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed 24 April 2017

I stopped on a trip home from Sheffield. I had forgotten how small his place is compared to many of the newer services. The toilets were OK with soap in the dispenser. I bought a Big Mac Meal and coffee from McDonald's for £4.69. There...More

Thank KevinRayment
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

The M1 is definitely not my favourite motorway as it tends to always have loads of roadworks and traffic. I would try to avoid rush hours if possible

Thank TravelReviewer1983
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