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The Water Mill Tearooms

Ringstead Rd | Woodford Mill, Raunds NN14 4DU, England
+44 1933 770630
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (12 reviews)
“cake” (27 reviews)
“scones” (8 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 16:00 Hours
CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Ringstead Rd | Woodford Mill, Raunds NN14 4DU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is a magical place, warm and cosy and romantic. Homemade cakes and sandwiches are available. The old mill has history everywhere and even a turning wheel inside. The views are spectacular and in summer is will be a must go WOW place. Don't miss...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank robertaT5459WV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been visiting every Saturday after our clubs cycle ride for around a year. They always have a fantastic selection of cake and a good selection of food on the menu.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank fatmore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and 3 friends went here for a midweek lunch. After reading about an award they had recently won we hoped it would be worth the visit, but we were very disappointed. Although not overly busy the girls taking orders at the desk were very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank bev t
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Bev, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I have to say that I am a touch confused as some of the 'facts' you state are simply untrue. Please could I ask you to email me directly on contactus@cakecaravan.co.uk so that...More

Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing quaint place.. staff friendly food good . love the scones..decked outside area for warm days

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Mandy I
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mandy, thank you for leaving such a lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Great place for couples, families, dog walkers and cyclists. Toy box and cake kept our granddaughter happy while we enjoyed a coffee. Beautiful location and friendly attentive staff. Perfect 5 stars.

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Steve M
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Steve, thank you for the lovely review. We so enjoy having you visit the tearoom; your granddaughter is such a delight and I love that she has learnt the word 'cake'!!!

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Visited on a Sunday afternoon early November and even then was busy, very nice inside and dog friendly with outside tables to, my wife and myself ordered a Panini and a sandwich and tea for 2, both of which were excellent and were accompanied with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank 896mickw
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mick. Thank you for such a lovely review. We only do large pots of tea here, there's nothing worse than not having enough tea!! Look forward to seeing you again soon :)

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

It’s the perfect place for a cup of coffee and a slice of cake which is the size of your face. Couldn’t recommend this place enough!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Aaron_Dills
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Aaron! I think that we might start advertising our cakes that way....... See you again soon!

Reviewed 28 October 2018

I visited this lovely little place with my Mum and Sisters for afternoon following a recommendation and I was not disappointed! The building is absolutely beautiful and so well maintained. The staff are so polite and friendly and they work so hard. The afternoon tea...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Catherine R
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Catherine, we are so glad you enjoyed your afternoon tea. It was so lovely to see you all and it was an absolute pleasure to cater for you. Look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Can highly recommend afternoon tea as birthday treat .. staff are very pleasant and set in a wonderful location the building is stunning inside .. Lunch is good and the cakes are homemade and cater for everyone . Well worth a visit

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stuartfuoco
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review, it really does mean a lot to us and encourages us to keep up the good work! See you again soon.

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

I love this place. Have visited fairly frequently since it has reopened under Ionas ownership. The food is spot on, im coeliac and totally catered for with both sweet and savoury goodies. Proper homemade cakes, just amazing. The decor is so lovely and the garden...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gems2705
687bens, Owner at The Water Mill Tearooms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you so so much for taking the time to write this review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit and that you had a good selection of goodies to chose. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 16:00
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ringstead Rd | Woodford Mill, Raunds NN14 4DU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Raunds
  • Phone Number: +44 1933 770630
  • E-mail
Description
A beautiful tearoom set on the River Nene. Come and enjoy a slice of homemade cake (vegan and gf options available) whilst taking in the stunning surroundings. Ingredients are locally sourced and of the finest quality. We look forward to welcoming you soon!
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