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Waterwheel Restaurant

124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
+1 540-839-2231
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A colleague and I were staying in Warm Springs during a Conference at the Homestead. We happened to drive through the tiny town of Warm Springs and found this quaint restaurant. Since we had no definite plans for dinners during our stay, we elected to...More

Thank hyker1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to the Waterwheel Restaurant was very pleasant. It's only a short drive from Hot Springs and well worth leaving the Homestead for dinner. The building is very quirky - after all, it is an old grist mill. But it makes for a...More

Thank Patay1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is oozing with charm. Some of the original workings of the mill are still in the restaurant. Our waitress was very sweet and efficient. Excellent service at a very busy time. Food was top notch and very attractively presented. The dinner salad had...More

Thank JudyPL
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The "waterwheel" restaurant has quickly gained a spot on my list of favorite places to eat! The restaurant is not large (the bar is downright tiny!) so reservations are strongly recommended, because missing a chance to dine here would be a shame. While the dinning...More

Thank Waldowanders
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This was one of our dinners while on vacation at the Homestead. It was very good! (Not super gourmet or spectacular....) The location and building and wine cellar and service was worth it!

Thank April V
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Small restaurant with a large menu... Many choices including seafood, chicken, venison and beef. Nice wine cellar. Unfortunately, the size of our group (14) we had to have 2 separate tables. I am sure other dining guests were overwhelmed by our spirit and volume but...More

Thank Cyndi F
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Our dinner was delicious. I had the trout. We sat on the back porch and enjoyed a drink with a friend before dinner. The building is so neat with the waterwheel elevator and the original decor

Thank Krista B
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Booked a trip at The Homestead for a long weekend and spouse and I wanted to visit the Waterwheel. Truth be told, we stayed at the Gristmill Inn 20 years earlier and had a great time ...so we wanted to "check it out again". Drove...More

Thank IrvingtonVirginia
Reviewed 3 October 2017

My husband & I ate dinner there last night. We were thrilled by the experience, as everything was so pretty & the staff was so professional. The linen tablecloths & napkins, the fresh flowers & the candle made our evening very special. Thank you for...More

Thank Cathy K
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Wanted to venture out from the Homestead and after reading several reviews on this place, we decided to give it a try. Cannot say enough great things. The staff was terrific and the food was amazing. They went out of their way to help celebrate...More

Thank RichardP800
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Warm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 540-839-2231
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The Inn at Gristmill Square showcases regional American farm-to-table cuisine in the Waterwheel Restaurant. Our menu changes with the seasons to guarantee the freshest most authentic flavors. Freshly prepared ingredients from local and regional growers fill the menu, offering guests an exceptional dining experience. Beyond the menu, guests will enjoy a romantic, intimate atmosphere inside our renovated Mill.
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