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All 64 Lyme Regis Restaurants

The Millside Restaurant

1 Mill Lane, Lyme Regis DT7 3PU, England
01297445999
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Ranked #12 of 64 Restaurants in Lyme Regis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: European, British
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
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English first
England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We decided to give this place another chance after a very disappointing meal last April. Alas, things have got worse, not better. We were a party of eight, which had made the booking well in advance, and were eating near the start of lunchtime service. There can, therefore, be can be no justification for: - only 'three or four' portions... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We love this intimate little restaurant which has delighted us on each visit. The staff have got the balance just right - they were very attentive and helpful without being at all intrusive. The meals were delicious, well proportioned and beautifully presented - not skimpy works of modern art! Will definitely go back again next time we're in Lyme.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015 via mobile

A small restaurant and we were not sure if the food would be good after some poor meals in town. Amazing evening with fabulous food for a family of 3 including one vegetarian. Would not hesitate to return.

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Herefordshire
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Having read previous reviews our experience fell well below our expectations for the price. Great little restaurant vibrant and simple decor. However we then ordered starters, only for the waitress to return to say they had sold out of one dish. I would have thought Chef would have kept them updated before taking order. One friend ordered pigeon and found... More 

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Charmouth, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Lovely food - the staff were very helpful as we had one gluten free in our party, and provided good gluten free bread for him which was brilliant! - pre theatre booking,and everything was done to make sure we ate well and were in time! The starters looked and tasted delicious, and we followed with cod and fish pie -... More 

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Northants
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We spent a long day fossil hunting and was keen for a nice meal and to warm up. We stumbled on the mill by pure luck. The staff where very helpful friendly and we ordered the Sunday roast and when it turned up it was probably the best Sunday roast that i have ever had and i have had a... More 

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Food and Service always top-notch. Jess and her team are just great - you always get a warm welcome - they remember locals and what we like and don't like.

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Winchester, Hants
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Four or us ate here on a Friday night. Delicious food, service a little slow but cheerful, and the food well worth waiting for. Lovely characterful area of town. I really recommend this place. We especially loved the slow roast belly pork!

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

we have visited this venue several times and always had a great service and atmosphere well worth a visit

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

My boyfriend and I visited for lunch on a day out to Lyme Regis. We found the staff to be very friendly, the food absolutely delightful and the atmosphere very pleasant and relaxed. We were advised when we ordered that food was good to order so expected to wait for our main course. The whole plaice was superb and the... More 

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Additional Information about The Millside Restaurant

Address: 1 Mill Lane, Lyme Regis DT7 3PU, England
Phone Number: 01297445999
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Lyme Regis
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: European, British

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