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The Windmill

The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
+44 1572 787304
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“bike shop” (3 reviews)
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The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On the way to work I had a little road kill accident not far up the road from this lovely place. It was quite traumatic for me and I stopped by to ask for some help. The lady in the shop kindly directed me to...More

Thank Inspiration796196
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

After 50 miles cycling into the teeth a strong wind, my son and I arrived at the Windmill for a well earned coffee. We were greeted by the bubbly personality of new member of staff, Mo. It makes a big difference when staff are welcoming,...More

Thank Roy R
Reviewed September 8, 2018

This is a nice setting and nice building that could be really good. The menu is OK, a bit limited but that is also good business sense for the location. It's a bit annoying when unruly children are sat upstairs and throwing objects to the...More

Thank QuietandThoughtful
Reviewed August 1, 2018

A great place for a summer meal whether it is a full meal or a s.nack . You can sit inside or outside and you won't be disappointed by the food which is all home -cooked

Reviewed July 26, 2018

Dreadful. Older waitress seriously rude, refused to give me a card receipt (against the law) and accused me (by yelling at me in front of a busy tea room) of allowing my fussy eating 3 year old to have a "picnic" when she was eating...More

1  Thank Louise L
Reviewed May 29, 2018

We used to visit the Windmill tea rooms regularly, but stopped going for some reason we couldn't remember. We wanted a bite to eat for lunch, and thought we'd go back there. Quite rapidly, we remembered the reasons we stopped coming. Latte was so nuclear...More

Thank avs2016
Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Large car park. Very quaint cafe in lovely surroundings. Gift shop and bike store adjacent. The staff seemed very young and inexperienced. The girl who served us seemed very unhappy to be working there, avoiding eye contact and very abrupt. Also struggled to work the...More

Thank NottmFoody
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We call here once or twice a year usually on our way to Peterborough. Have to say it's looking a littke grubby now but the cakes are to die for. We haven't yet been at a meal time. We couldn't fault the service or friendliness...More

Thank GPB45
Reviewed February 2, 2018

Called 02/02/2018 - 1.20pm and ordered two meals - 2 x quiche and salad.....2.45pm and no signs of any meal appearing. On enquiring at the desk I was told they wereI 'Very busy'. I turned around and there were just three tables occupied in the...More

1  Thank Tony S
Reviewed December 21, 2017

Even here a few times, had the all day veggie breakfast just today with a friend who lives nearby. Very popular tea rooms especially with the local cyclists. Nice place for tea and cake or lite bites like omelette or jacket spud. Stunning in the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Wymondham
  • Phone Number: +44 1572 787304
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