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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

Food and ambience

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

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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...
$31 - $50
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed April 1, 2018

Holiday dinners/brunches tend to be stressed, both for restaurants and their customers. One usually lowers one's expectations. That is not necessary at Millwright's! Today's Easter Brunch was flawless in the food department and very good, if not quite excellent in the service arena. The food...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank ulysses4
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Great bargain for the price. Enjoyed the variety of the five courses. The wine pairings were very good especially the sherry with dessert. Three of the courses were very good the others were well executed but uninteresting or uninspired. Nice setting good service disappointed head...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank John B
Reviewed March 6, 2018

Went here in January, had a very nice meal and a good server named Ron. This time, we had a very aloof older woman who made numerous mistakes with our order and wine pairing. We were told the menu had recently changed, so we ordered...More

Date of visit: March 2018
2  Thank Peter Q
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

Millwrights has been my sister’s and my favorite restaurant for several years. Chef Tyler’s menu consistently features fresh ingredients thoughtfully and creatively prepared. It is apparent that attention to detail and customer satisfaction are the top priority. The menus change seasonally and there are usually...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank NhLulu
Reviewed February 20, 2018

This was our second visit to Millwrights and this time was to celebrate Valentines Day. Our first visit was an excellent experience, this time, not quite as good. They had a pre-fixe 4 course Valentines Day menu which was limited in choices which we never...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed February 19, 2018

Never really wowed at Millrights but it is local and my girlfriends and I wanted to meet for dinner. There were 3 of us. 2 of us ordered cosmos - my glass came half full for some reason. Wings and oysters as our appetizers were...More

Date of visit: February 2018
2  Thank Jiggy29
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Typical friend picked the restaurant no expectations. Wow! food and service were great. We had the tasting menu. Server made a mistake (we had asked to omit foil gras ) immediately brought substitutes and complimentary glasses of wine was gracious and lovely acknowledged the error....More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank SaS02110
Reviewed January 20, 2018

My husband and I came in for the first time recently for dinner. The restaurant was beautiful with a quaint and elegant atmosphere. The service was impeccable, our waiter was very attentive. He helped guide us on the menu and we were both very happy...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank TeresaD3120
Reviewed January 20, 2018

This restaurant has a wonderful setting alongside a waterfall....housed in what was originally a 1600's lumber mill and later on a grist mill. Food was excellent from the presentation to the quality and uniqueness. Wait staff very attentive and pricing was moderate and reasonable New...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Mark D
Reviewed January 11, 2018

The setting and the restaurant interior are lovely. Our greeting by the host (whom I told was the owner) was not warm and genuine but short and terse. Our waiter was extremely phony. He urged us to order more appetizers than we wanted (we declined),...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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5:00 at the bar.
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