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The Windmill

The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
+44 1572 787304
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“cakes” (12 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
“craft shops” (5 reviews)
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10:00 - 17:00All hours
Cafe, British
$$ - $$$
The Mill Butt Lane | Melton Mowbray, Wymondham LE14 2BU, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 P 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
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I often take my little boy and mother to the windmill as there is a great outdoors and the shops are also lovely - especially the wood shop, lady in there is very helpful ! Each time I visit I like to have something in...More

1  Thank Jasia J
Reviewed 19 February 2017

I have been using this cafe as a stop on my cycling route around Leicestershire. It's great and well worth a visit.

Thank Greg A
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We stopped off here with the Lotus (Caterham) Seven Club for breakfast & a dry out on a very wet Sunday. Most of us had a full breakfast which was outstanding, particularly at the price point. We saw others dropping in here, cyclists & walkers...More

Thank Bizzielizzie13
Reviewed 6 September 2016

On holiday in area so decided to revisit The Windmill for a late lunch and see if the begonia display was as good as last year. Also see what was on sale in the little shops there. the flowers were beautiful and as good as...More

1  Thank masumallard
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Stopped here for light refreshments on Saturday afternoon. The choice and quality of home made cakes were very good and at a reasonable prices. The location of the windmill tearooms is lovely with stunning views. Well worth visiting.

Thank R4daily
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Great little spot. Very picturesque. Play area for kids. The cafe is lovely. Prices are good. Service good. Staff very nice. There appears to be an indoor play area above the seating area which for me was the only bad point as it was full...More

Thank 0798anne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
09:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
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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