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The Watermill

Felmores | East Mayne, Basildon SS13 1BW, England
+44 1268 522227
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good25%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“fillet steak” (8 reviews)
“mixed grill” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Felmores | East Mayne, Basildon SS13 1BW, England
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1 - 10 of 404 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were a party of 8 all extremely happy with our 3 courses, food was perfect. Service was first class our waitress was Alex. All staff members were friendly, will be back soon :)

Thank Gracie-Mae04
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

See also our review for the East Mayne premier Inn. We have stayed here two weekends in a row and the staff could not be friendlier or more helpful. They were brilliant with the children and remembered us from the previous visit (and our son’s...More

Thank Inthenickoftime
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunchtime meal, with family. Food was great, good service we were served by Alex and Kerry. Will be back.

Thank lyn6375
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a lovely steak in relaxed family surroundings. Lovely mud pie! We were served by Lyn. We’ll be back!

Thank Alicia D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We often eat here when visiting family and experiences have been variable, on this occasion we had a voucher 40% off main meals which helps when it comes to the bill and were overall pleased with the experience, if the rating were available I’d give...More

Thank Elaine C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant breakfast brilliant service our waitress Svetla is so friendly makes you feel welcome and comfortable. Brilliant value for money.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My children are autistic, and as such have a lot of sensory issues including the noise from Hoover's. When the cleaner Michelle started hoovering around an area nearby by my son went into sensory meltdown, I explained the issues and asked Michelle if it would...More

1  Thank Tammy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Limited lunch menu .....didn't consider value for money ... and felt staff were inattentive.....try harder watermill

Thank Jreynol2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were out shopping and fancied something to eat and just passing "The Watermill" in Basildon, decided to drop in and take a chance. We were greeted by a more than welcoming member of staff who showed us to a table and said that someone...More

Thank Stackersteve
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

came in for a family meal there was 4 of us.. we hadn't been in for a few months so we thought that we would come and revisit. me and my partner both had the lobster stack burger which was great, my mum had the...More

Thank carlysearlesclark21
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14 October 2017|
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Response from jojogluck | Reviewed this property |
Don't think it is necessary
14 October 2017|
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Response from Henry T | Reviewed this property |
Even if you’re staying the night it’s possibly better to ask about booking a table as you check in.
23 August 2016|
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Response from howardkevin330 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly do not know it is a pub resteraunt plus hotel i am going there on sunday and will ask. kevo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:30 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
6:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Felmores | East Mayne, Basildon SS13 1BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Basildon
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 522227
  • E-mail
The Watermill is a family friendly, casual dining restaurant. Providing a large and open seating plan including informal booth style dining areas, plus full table service within our restaurant and bar set-up. The Watermill caters for the hotel (Premier Inn - next door), business guests, families and couples alike. We boast a modern and yet casual dining style in which it is possible to relax and soak up the atmosphere in comfortable surroundings. We are on the whole, open plan with a variety of seating styles to suit your needs. We have available several booth seating areas for that intimate family occasion or those friendly get together for that special occasion. Beefeater Grill is food orientated but provide a full bar experience for pre-meal drinks or that more comprehensive drink offer with food. We pride ourselves on offering a quality offer from an extensive menu. The menu is designed to cater for everyone's needs with a dedicated children's menu and a comprehensive lunch time offer. We are able to cater for varying party sizes and occasions in certain areas of our restaurant we encourage you to make contact to discuss your needs further. Our team are dedicated, hard-working and have the ability and desire to provide one of the best dining experiences in the local area.
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