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The Windmill

29 Cherry Orton Road | Orton Waterville, Peterborough PE2 5EQ, England
+44 1733 390126
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 Cherry Orton Road | Orton Waterville, Peterborough PE2 5EQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great night at The Windmill, lovely food and then thoroughly enjoyed the quiz night, fantastic evening, an excellent pub that caters for all with an eye to detail on Customer service, excently run and looking forward to going back, not sure why I hadn't discovered...More

1  Thank DG1970Cambs_
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant lacks atmosphere and warmth, a terrible squealing noise was coming from the tsp in the kitchen which was a bit irritating to say the least , all food seemed like it was microwaved especially the soup as it was bubbling away for some...More

Thank rustyrobson
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Family pub that has the greatest outdoor play area I have EVER seen at a pub. That aside the food is very tasty whenever I've eaten there - busy times or just a regular lunchtime. The Windmill had a great outdoors area to eat followed...More

1  Thank Levilaw
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Set in a gorgeous village this pub has masses of outside space (under cover of open-sided tent / gazebos, a genius idea) and a large restaurant as well as a cosy bar. Serving Adnams' Broadside, Black Sheep bitter and Timothy Taylor's Landlord it was a...More

Thank Slartibaartfaast
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Lovely establishment in a well placed area, excellent play equipment for children and garden for when the weather is nice, but the food ordered from the bar is disappointing. Overpriced for what you are served and quality not fantastic. £14 for a roast dinner! Seems...More

Thank Leanne R
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant on the Friday evening for a family meal after ringing only hours before to book. The staff were very accommodating and lucky squeezed us in. Our young female waitress was the perfect server with a positive bubbly attitude and we noticed that...More

1  Thank Hangry2301
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I have reviewed this place before when passing through and loved it so much I had to visit again and review it again. It gets better and better each time. The Landlord and Landlady were lovely and very accommodating and the food was again 2nd...More

1  Thank Tsc87
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Been twice, probably won't bother again, looks nice and traditional from the outside and has a good outside area also a place for the kids to play but when you walk inside it looks like a cheap nightclub. If you eat there don't expect the...More

2  Thank Jamie G
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We went as a couple and we found it was a very nice pub, and good service but the food was very bland. We had the gammon and the scampi and It was Iceland freezer food standard. Think I'll give this place a miss from...More

Thank RockAndBaguette
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The pub/restaurant was easy to find and has several areas for sitting, eating or drinking. Regrettably the usual English summer weather ( i.e. Rain!) meant we could not enjoy any of the outside seating. The restaurant is very comfortable and there is an area which...More

1  Thank Kate G
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15 June 2017|
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Response from TLC-Windmill | Property representative |
Hello we have lots of car park spaces
Martin K
19 September 2016|
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Response from Sue H | Reviewed this property |
Orton Hall in Peterborough ..Or the Haycock hotel in Wansford
8 July 2016|
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Response from Darren L | Reviewed this property |
In the garden only I'm afraid
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Cherry Orton Road | Orton Waterville, Peterborough PE2 5EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1733 390126
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The Windmill provides great quality fresh food in stylish surroundings,we cater for large and small parties,ideal for a great meal out and business lunches alike. It also boasts a beautiful outdoor kid's area, and is very family friendly.
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