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Waterwheel Restaurant
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Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: 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.
Reviewed January 5, 2014

Abandoned the Homestead -- Hot Springs -- to make our way to Warm Springs and it was well worth it. A delightful candlelit venue with well executed dishes. You can go into the wine cellar and pick your own bottle, which was fun. And the prices -- wine, meal, all of it -- make sense. We were both delighted and would quickly return.

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Reviewed December 8, 2013

What a way to see history of a gristle mill inside, very Finely done inside to go with very Fine dinning! Plate setting was tops, having to seat by the real mill inside. Jennifer our server was excellent and could not ask for better. Have to check out the real onion soup with the real cheese melted, wait till you get your salad and the different dressing too. Check out the drink moonshine, a must if you want something different. If you travel the distance to get there ,make sure to book early to get the best seat in the house!

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GristmillSquare, Owner at Waterwheel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2014

Wow, what high praise! We appreciate that you took the time to write such a nice review. Thank you for visiting us. We hope you allow us to be a regular stop during your visits to the area. We look forward to seeing you again. Best, Kate and John Loeffler

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Reviewed December 5, 2013

Small but very nice restaurant. Great staff. Must go down to the wine cellar to pick your bottle of wine.
Had the pate place & filet three nights in a row! Excellent restaurant.

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GristmillSquare, Owner at Waterwheel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2014

Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate that you took the time to write about your experience. So glad to learn that you loved the wine cellar as much as we do! We look forward to seeing you again sometime. Best, Kate and John Loeffler

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Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed a fantastic Thanksgiving dinner here. Everyone ordered something different and no one was disappointed. Great food, excellent service - highly recommended.

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GristmillSquare, Owner at Waterwheel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2014

Thank you; we appreciate you taking a moment to share your feedback. We are so happy to learn that you enjoyed your dining experience. Thanksgiving is such a great holiday to dine with us and enjoy a special prix fixe menu. We hope to have the pleasure of your company again soon. Best, John and Kate Loeffler

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Reviewed November 22, 2013

Combine off-the-beaten-path charm, delicious food, interesting menu and delightful service, and you get my perfect restaurant. To be clear, the food is delicious, but may not be considered to the standards of some celebrity chef. But in terms of the overall experience I highly recommend this restaurant.
We were guests at the nearby Homestead resort. This is a great evening for those looking to explore off the resort property.

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GristmillSquare, Owner at Waterwheel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 4, 2014

Thank you; we appreciate you taking a moment to share your feedback. What high praise, "perfect restaurant"! We are so happy to learn that you enjoyed your dining experience. We hope to have the pleasure of your company again soon. Best, John and Kate Loeffler

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