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Hornsbury mill Restaurant

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Organic, British, Gastropub
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Eleighwater, Chard TA20 3AQ, England
+44 1460 63317
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Dining options: Lunch, Coffee & Tea, Dinner, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: Dine by candlelight as the waterwheel turns The Wheelroom Restaurant is...
Dine by candlelight as the waterwheel turns The Wheelroom Restaurant is small but beautifully appointed with ample space for 40 people. A light and airy room by day, the Wheelroom with its flickering candles is transformed into a romantic evening setting with soft music by night and the constant turn of the waterwheel behind the glass partition enhances your experience whenever you dine. Tables can be arranged to suit your needs, so whether eating alone, as a couple or with a party of family or friends the Wheelroom can accommodate you. Your welcome at the bar is second to none, choose your dishes from the a la carte menu or specials board, then wander down to the Wheelroom where our fully trained, attentive but unobtrusive waitresses will look after you from starters to coffee and liqueurs
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good roast lunch in an enjoyable location

Visited the Mill for Sunday lunch, our party all had roasts of ether lamb, beef or pork all very well cooked. Deserts were well presented and tasty, staff friendly and the service was good. Excellent venue and worth having a walk around the grounds

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 21, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Visited the Mill for Sunday lunch, our party all had roasts of ether lamb, beef or pork all very well cooked. Deserts were well presented and tasty, staff friendly and the service was good. Excellent venue and worth having a walk around the grounds

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Bovingdon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

A nice varied menu, spoilt for choice and liberal portions. There was a large choice of desserts but we didn`t have room!

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Lovely olde worlde place to eat stunning gardens and ponds nicely presented food and good range of menu

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Decided on their fixed lunch menu Excellent value Service not to be faulted although fairly busy not kept waiting to place orders for drink and meal and these were served well within an acceptable period Would not hesitate in recommending or returning

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

My husband took me here for my birthday and we had a lovely evening. The staff were pleasant and attentive and the food was really good. Would definately recommend for a romantic couples night out but also great for big events especially as they have a gorgeous newly built orangery

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Chard, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Lovely ambience and lovely food. I am a regular diner here as they offer fantastic value for Two course meal at lunchtime from Monday to Friday for £12.95. Staff very friendly and welcoming. Give it a try.

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Honiton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed at hornsbury mill every year for our anniversary for a night since we got married there four years ago. The staff are so friendly and for the staff that have been there for a few years we are welcomed almost as family. The food is amazing and the chefs do a wonderful job especially the desserts. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

My husband and l had a champagne afternoon tea at the new orangery for his 40th and it was fantastic. Definitely will recommend it if you want something different to do at your leisure. Thankyou for being so accommodating xxxxx

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Staff were great. Food was absolutely delightful. Delightful surroundings whilst waiting. Staff ensured that we were happy

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Came here last Christmas after being let down by a well known restaurant not too far away. Had a very enjoyable meal and have been coming here for dinner every fortnight since. Having a very disabled wife and a friend using crutches, we were very welcome and have a regular table near a door where I can stop and let... More 

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Address: Eleighwater, Chard TA20 3AQ, England
Phone Number: +44 1460 63317
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Chard
Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
Cuisine: Organic, British, Gastropub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Eleighwater, Chard TA20 3AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Chard
  • Phone Number: +44 1460 63317

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Organic, British, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Dine by candlelight as the waterwheel turns The Wheelroom Restaurant is small but beautifully appointed with ample space for 40 people. A light and airy room by day, the Wheelroom with its flickering candles is transformed into a romantic evening setting with soft music by night and the constant turn of the waterwheel behind the glass partition enhances your experience whenever you dine. Tables can be arranged to suit your needs, so whether eating alone, as a couple or with a party of family or friends the Wheelroom can accommodate you. Your welcome at the bar is second to none, choose your dishes from the a la carte menu or specials board, then wander down to the Wheelroom where our fully trained, attentive but unobtrusive waitresses will look after you from starters to coffee and liqueurs

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