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The Bistro part of this restaurant was very busy from their opening time, we were in the main... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
luscious brownies

We had hot chocolate and cake here today sitting out in the pretty courtyard. Good hot chocolate... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Alison J
Farnham, United Kingdom
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The Town Mill Mill Lane, Lyme Regis DT7 3PU, England
+44 1297 443579
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Bistro part of this restaurant was very busy from their opening time, we were in the main restaurant area which was quite intimate seating about twenty four people and was fairly quiet, although this was not the case when we left as a group...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had hot chocolate and cake here today sitting out in the pretty courtyard. Good hot chocolate and delicious lemon drizzle cake, vegan brownie (hoovered down by a non vegan who pronounced it excellent) and a GF brownie with heavenly icing. Very enjoyable and you...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Interesting and informative trip round the mill, some nice art and a very good cafe. A nice place to visit in Lyme.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MissPicky59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really interesting and informative tour from a knowledgeable volunteer. An absolute must. Worth also continuing to walk along the river - lovely scenery and photogenic cottages. There’s an excellent free leaflet in the mill.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Val D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a place full of history and thanks to the wonderful volunteer guide we had a very informative tour of the working mill it was really great. It was great to see how the grain was milled with the working mill which has been...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been going to Lyme for nearly 50 years on and off.. and I was ashamed to say I didn't know much about the Mill, which was admittedly derelict when I first went but has now been lovingly rebuilt to provide a fascinating insight to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank FlyPHan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a must. Lovely area with the old buildings converted into a variety of uses from art gallery to brewery and posters on the outside walls with history of the mill. However if the mill is open and milling this steps up a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tour of the mill is fascinating. You can see how the power of the river is used to grind grain and hoist sacks. Hear about the history of the buliding - see the "reject ship last ". What I found really interesting was the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Juliette B
Reviewed March 3, 2019

How wonderful that this place has been restored and not only restored but functions as a proper working mill using traditional milling methods providing flour for amongst others River Cottage. The chap who did the tour (beard and glasses, sorry didn't get the name) was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

First time we have found the mill after visiting quite a few times over the years. It was interesting to do the tour and loved the fact the much of the workings were open to view. Cool that the flour being ground today was going...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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May 27, 2017|
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Response from Nic B | Reviewed this property |
They do not have wheelchairs. However, the ground floor is easily accessible and has a chair so that you can view the working mill and the flow of milled flour. The further two floors are accessible by stairs only; although... More
Alison E
September 16, 2016|
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Response from georgiec582 | Reviewed this property |
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Response from philip g | Property representative |
The Town Mill is open 11am - 4pm every day. The only proviso is that it's run by volunteers, so there may be the occasional shift that is not covered.