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Millwrights

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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About
With its unique setting perched atop a waterfall in Simsbury, Connecticut, Millwright's invites guests to dine in the 17th century mill with acclaimed Chef Tyler Anderson and his staff. Featuring daily-chosen farm ingredients, the freshest and most select product, proprietary cocktails, and exciting wine menu, Millwright's offers a new experience to the Farmington Valley dining scene. Our staff eagerly awaits your next visit...
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
Reviews (323)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Expensive - But, always a worth the price. We are very lucky to have this place in town. Well worth the trip if out of town.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank johnKE8962DY
Vanessa W, General Manager at Millwrights, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for joining us! Always happy to have you and call you a neighbor. We wish you a safe and happy holiday weekend. All the best, Millwright's

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely relaxing atmosphere. Delicious French roast coffee. Menu somewhat limited. Extra charge if you want toast with your eggs.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank JanetD723
Vanessa W, General Manager at Millwrights, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for joining us for brunch. Feel free to re-visit as we change our menus weekly. Looking forward to your next visit with us. Have a great weekend! -Millwright's

Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely awesome experience from the planning stage through to the execution. Jeff is your contact and will put you at ease with a detailed estimate for your event. I had 30 guests and everyone had a fantastic evening. My wife and I dine at Millwright’s...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Vanessa W, General Manager at Millwrights, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Thank you so much for your kind words! We're even happier to know that the surprise party was so well received. You and your guests were an absolute delight. We're looking forward to having you back! I'll be sure to send along your message to...More

Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

My husband and I visited for our first time. The environment was welcoming and cozy, a very grown up space. The menu was creative and very well rounded. Our meals were prompt and deliciously prepared. We will absolutely be back!

Date of visit: January 2019
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Vanessa W, General Manager at Millwrights, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2019

Thank you for your review! We're looking forward to having you back. Let us know when you're ready to re-book, we'll be happy to help. Have a great weekend!

Reviewed January 25, 2019

We recently ate here for my wife's birthday. The food is very good and the atmosphere is unique with a gristmill setting and a waterfall. We had the Anglonotti and Dumplings as starters. Both were very good but the dumplings were off the chart. We...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Walter11_22
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful anniversary dinner. The setting is fantastic. We had excellent service by Ron. We tried the seven course dinner, with the wine pairings and really enjoyed it. One suggestion is to look at the menu and decide which items you do not...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dukeatbrays
Vanessa W, General Manager at Millwrights, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Happy Holidays! Thank you very much for your 5-star review. We're happy to hear that all the boxes were checked for a successful anniversary celebration. Here's to celebrating many more years! Congratulations again! We'll be sure to share your review with Ron...he's one of the...More

Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

Millwright's is a high end place in Simsbury. Good and eclectic food, but pricey in the main restaurant. The tavern however has nice river views at a fraction of the cost. Great service, and attractive brick in the tavern.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank skolb1123
Vanessa W, General Manager at Millwrights, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2018

Thank you for your review! We hope you and your loved ones have a safe and happy holiday season. Looking forward to having you back in 2019.

Reviewed November 13, 2018

We live in Simsbury and ate at Millwright several times. Each time, the food was excellent. The portions are not as huge as in other restaurants but always very tasty.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gunter B
Vanessa W, General Manager at Millwrights, responded to this reviewResponded November 26, 2018

Thank you for your feedback! Hoping you have a wonderful holiday season.

Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This place has two parts. Upstairs is a formal 5 star restaurant with excellent food and wonderful service. Down stairs is a less formal tavern with its own menu or you could also order from the upstairs menu. Full bar. A little pricey but well...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lee Ann M
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

However you come into this restaurant over the bridge that allows you look to your left and see the waterfall, or through the main door, head downstairs and look out the window, this is a place you want to visit. The downstairs bar, has excellent...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TravelpoetSiesta
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