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Bickleigh Mill

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An Aladdin's cave of ideas for prezzies.

A treasure chest of every type of gift, from the softest teddies to the chicest bags, from quirky... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
VeronicaWriter
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
shopping mill

country crafts and lots more at Bickeigh Mill even a cosy tea room stop for tea see the old mill... read more

Reviewed September 28, 2018
trevorchester10
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Reading, United Kingdom
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Bickleigh Mill was built in the late 18th century and was milling corn until the devastating floods of the 1960’s. Today the Bickleigh Mill offers three floors of retail therapy, plus a delightful Bistro. Shop - From British produced goods to exotic...more
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Bickleigh EX16 8RG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A treasure chest of every type of gift, from the softest teddies to the chicest bags, from quirky stocking-fillers to the 'just-right' for your friends and relations. I don't really like shopping that much and for me it wasn't like shopping at all!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this centre with friends and was delighted with the lovely gift shop, so many unusual items to tempt buyers. The restaurant has a good selection of snacks and main meals. Will visit this centre again.More

Thank Jean B
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Jean B, Thank you so much for your kind words about Bickleigh Mill. We have worked really hard to ensure our Christmas selection in the shop is full of delights, but also the added quirky gifts that you won't see in the high street....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a fabulous evening in the restaurant. We had booked a party of 20 to celebrate a 60th birthday. Very easy to discuss our needs. Wide choice of dishes, including vegetarian and vegan. The food was DELICIOUS, freshly cooked, great service and very reasonably...More

Thank JBackh
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive review. I know that our Manager Ben was determined to ensure all your requirements were met and I'm delighted that our Food exceeded expectations.I shall be passing on your congratulations to all the staff who helped make it a memorable...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was disgusted by how management and other members of staff treated their fellow colleagues. I was in there shopping and the manager was talking about another member of their fairly new staff. Whoever this poor girl was I felt sorry for her, whatever she...More

Thank Annette D
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments.As the owner of Bickleigh Mill I can safely say that all staff are valued and respected for the contribution they make to our business.All our staff have been in employment for many years which I hope reflects the relationship we...More

Reviewed September 28, 2018

country crafts and lots more at Bickeigh Mill even a cosy tea room stop for tea see the old mill wheel and have a real gift shop expetianceMore

Thank trevorchester10
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear trevorchester10, Thank you so much for your review. We are what you have said, and offer so much more. The shop is looking fabulous with our new Christmas display showcasing the quality and excellence of what we do here, whilst maintaining our roots and...More

Reviewed September 28, 2018

Masses of gift ideas in every nook and cranny. Very nice coffee shop. The restaurant was not open on the dates we were there. The castle owners warned us of this when recommending somewhere to dine.More

Thank Wendy H
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Wendy H, Thank you so much for visiting Bickleigh Mill. It is amazing how much the shop can display and offer, and I'm glad that you have enjoying your time shopping here. We do pride ourselves here at The Bistro for what we offer,...More

Reviewed September 12, 2018

Lots of local crafts in the on site shop. There were home-made goodies in the coffee shop/bistro, which also displayed an interesting food menu.More

Thank LIZ151247
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Dear LIZ151247, Thank you for your feedback. That is exactly what we offer here at Bickleigh Mill, and I'm glad that you appreciated it. Next time we see you will hopefully at a table in the bistro so you can sample some of the delights...More

Reviewed September 9, 2018

We had lunch and the food is just yummy, the place is just wonderful nothing like this in Australia, a walk in the grounds and the lovely gardensMore

Thank Jan P
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Dear Jan P, Thank you very much for your comments of Bickleigh Mill. It's always great to welcome our international friends to show the delights of Mid Devon and beyond. You know where we are on your next visit. Many thanks, Ben Foster - Restaurant...More

Reviewed September 1, 2018

It has been a wonderful evening very different food celebrating real vanilla which was incorporated in all dishes. It brought together the Quuens Elizabeth 1 & 2. The banquet hall would be ideal for a wedding or private party. I thoroughly recommend a visit either...More

Thank Caroline C
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Dear Caroline C, As much as we would like to take the credit for a fantastic evening, I feel that the event mentioned was for the other 'Bickleigh Mill' named 'Bickley Mill'. It has given us ideas for the future though! We look forward to...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

This mill is beautifully situated and well maintained. It is set up well as a visitor attraction with its various departments for the sale of different housewares and toys and gifts. For me the highllight was the restaurant. Obviously very popular as most tables had...More

Thank Derek M
Kim S, Owner at Bickleigh Mill, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Dear Derek M, Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We always appreciate the feeback we get from our beloved customers, especially when our hard work is met with satisfaction. I'm glad you took advantage of all we have to...More

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