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The Windmill

The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
+44 1572 787304
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
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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

Thank teamsam
Reviewed September 19, 2017

The best sausage cob in the area, a meeting place for cyclists from Grantham, Oakham, Melton, Bourne, The Vale ....., mothers with children, people out for morning coffee, lunch, afternoon tea, ... with probably the best bike mechanic in the area in an adjacent shop,...More

Thank buglehorn66
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

I called in here for coffee and cake during a forty mile Sunday morning bike ride. I arrived just before midday to find that around thirty other cyclists, plus many other visitors, clearly had the same idea. Having read the reviews mentioning slow service I...More

1  Thank Roy R
Reviewed July 31, 2017

I discovered this place recently and loved it! Started off in the cafe which had a very reasonable selection of food and drinks as a reasonable prices. Very happy that they offered veggie chicken nuggets!! Could be improved with Vegan milkshakes (but that is just...More

Thank Isabelle F
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Called in with friends for lunch, but just waited so long for it - two sandwiches and a jacket potato. Food was just ok as well, and my friend had to rush away in the end as it had taken so long. Place is popular...More

Thank eeyorelover
Reviewed May 29, 2017

We visit the Windmill to use the shops and walk our dogs. We always have a coffee and cake when we go over. The basics are there, but the service needs to be reviewed. It can be a long wait for your food to be...More

Thank Philip W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff
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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