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The Windmill

The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
+44 1572 787304
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
1 week ago
“Gorgeous cakes freshly made”
31 Jul 2017
“Perfect spot for a sunny afternoon, Cafe Service could be improved”
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The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 2 February 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 21 December 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 19 September 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 8 August 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 31 July 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 11 July 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 29 May 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
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I needed lunch and the Windmill provided a good value meal in pleasant surroundings. Popular with cyclists and by how busy it was on a Thursday, it will be very busy at the weekend! Food nicely presented but cheap condiments do them no favours -...More

Thank AndiPayne
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Had Lunch here the other day with family, really nice place, lovely home cooked pie and cakes were beautiful. Very busy , but not a very long wait, will be back.

Thank vmanvman1966
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 18:00
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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