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Mill on the River

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989 Ellington Rd, South Windsor, CT 06074-3567
+1 860-289-7929
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (32 reviews)
“prime rib” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
989 Ellington Rd, South Windsor, CT 06074-3567
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Reviewed April 1, 2016

My wife and I went to dinner at the Mill with another couple. When we asked for separate checks (one per couple), we were told it was their policy not to give out separate checks. I cannot ever recall being at a good restaurant with...More

1  Thank Warren A
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

A little on the pricey side but.... Well worth the $$$$. The food is cooked to perfection and the staff is very friendly...

Thank Tech G
Reviewed March 23, 2016

All their food was excellent but my Ahi was the best I have ever had, and I have had a ton in my life. It was so tender, cooked rare to my liking and it didn't have any chewy tendonor what ever its called through...More

Thank suzanne n
Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

Very good location with outdoor views and excellent seating options. Excellent lunch menu including daily specials at reasonable prices and very good service.

Thank Eastportme
Reviewed March 17, 2016

I have been frequenting the Mill on the River restaurant for nearly 30 years. The first 15 as a business travel or and the last 15 as a local. We enjoy the light happy hour on Thursday at 3-7 and my favorite dinner is the...More

Thank Alun B
Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

I'm visiting various suppliers in the area and today my supplier took me to the Mill. A superb restaurant on the edge of a small river, accessed by a bridge over a lock. The scenery is fantastic and one can even eat on the banks...More

Thank lylian39
Reviewed March 6, 2016

First brunch experience at the Mill on the River. Have been there a couple of times for dinner and enjoyed it very much. I have to say the food was outstanding both for dinner and brunch. The only problem I found was with the brunch....More

Thank Frank L
Reviewed February 26, 2016

I was ambivalent about giving this place a try based on many of the reviews. I decided to make my own judgement so went here for the first time tonight. The place is lovely if a little dated. We were seated by the fireplace, which...More

3  Thank Zazu_11
Reviewed February 22, 2016

A great wine selection, and very well prepared seafood and meats The charm of an aged Colonial Inn, with folksy decor, and low ceilings. In a recent snowstorm, the staff bucked up and hit their pace, even while we all wondered if we'd be able...More

Thank 550TLW
Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful ambience...unique, charming and welcoming. Food and service excellent. But beware: do not allow yourself to be seated near a window in cold weather. Darn near froze. Detracted from an otherwise pleasant experience.

Thank RetiredPD2007
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Rita S
March 13, 2017|
Response from viaggiatoreciao | Reviewed this property |
The brunch menu is available online at the Mill on the River web site then click on Sunday brunch. Brunch includes 2 cocktails [mimosa, screwdriver, bloody mary, champagne]; coffee and tea; access to a continental area... More
January 28, 2017|
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Response from WaltMary57 | Reviewed this property |
They have a Sunday Brunch which is fantastic.
October 7, 2016|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I forgot but I recall average for that type of restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 989 Ellington Rd, South Windsor, CT 06074-3567
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  South Windsor
  • Phone Number: +1 860-289-7929
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