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Waterwheel Restaurant

124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
+1 540-839-2231
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
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Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful meal. Great, fresh local ingrdients and selection. Our server seemed a bit frazzled but other than that pretty good. The dessert portions were very small and almost 2 hours prior to closing they were out of everything.

Thank R P
Reviewed July 22, 2015

Terrific service and food in this tiny village. Went on recommendation from another guest at the Homestead this July 2015. Best meal during our stay at the resort! Presentation of simple salad was fresh and fun, main courses so full of flavor! We ate the...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

Americana farm fresh food. Everything was well prepared. Attentive service. They had two vegetarian entrees which I appreciated.

Thank mrsdscience
Reviewed July 3, 2015 via mobile

This definitely lived up to the previous reviews! Even if you don't stay at the Inn you should do dinner here. We had wonderful cocktails at the bar before dinner. The meal itself was delish and had a lovely presentation. Getting to pick your wine...More

Thank JamKuhn
Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Once again, great food and fabulous service. made Father's Day one of the best! Dad thoroughly enjoyed his experience.

Thank Linda V
Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere is wonderful, the food terrific, and service was fabulous for us, but frankly the most enjoyable and unique aspect of eating here is getting to go down into their wine cellar and select your own bottle of wine for dinner. It's not cheap,...More

Thank ltw52
Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our 6th anniversary here last Wednesday night. Food was outstanding, service was warm, knowledgable and superb. I was hesitant about my choice of cobia with citrus risotto and was blown away by how delicious it was. My French martini was...More

Thank jclaireva
Reviewed May 28, 2015

Waterwheel was a true treat! The food and service were equally impressive. The meat was delicious and the ambiance was outstanding. This should be your top choice outside of the Homestead restaurants

Thank Tony D
Reviewed May 28, 2015

We visit Warm Springs, Virginia for the beauty, the remoteness and the flyfishing. Sitting in rocking chairs on the front porch we soak in the sunset and listen to the quiet. Solitude in all its glory. True, The Homestead in Hot Springs and the Cascades...More

Thank maltesefalcon46
Reviewed May 25, 2015

My wife and I had dinner here one night. While the menu was not particularly exciting, the food was OK if somewhat overpriced. Service was friendly and polite.

Thank Jeff25
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Warm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 540-839-2231
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The Inn at Gristmill Square showcases regional American farm-to-table cuisine in the Waterwheel Restaurant. Our menu changes with the seasons to guarantee the freshest most authentic flavors. Freshly prepared ingredients from local and regional growers fill the menu, offering guests an exceptional dining experience. Beyond the menu, guests will enjoy a romantic, intimate atmosphere inside our renovated Mill.
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