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The Mill at Ulverston

$$ - $$$, British,
Mill Street, Ulverston LA12 7EB, England
+44 1229 581384
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“pizza” (27 reviews)
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mill Street, Ulverston LA12 7EB, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and me visited here this week, we both had the homemade burgers and chips, the food was excellent, not just any burger but a quality meal, the staff were both warm and friendly. The pub is dog friendly in the bar which is...More

Thank JimH543
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff do was here and we went disappointed there was ample staff on in the busy pub, we had a lovely table all laid out, and our orders were brought out with out anyone having to wait as all delivered together, the soup was...More

Thank 321Katrina
Reviewed 1 week ago

Took my wife for an anniversary meal, thinking this was some place special after the massive publicity both local and countywide. What a disappointment.The starters looked like yesterdays leftovers. The chicken was rubbery and difficult to tear apart and was accompanied by limp lettuce a...More

Thank Jim J
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

How disappointing. That's the total opposite of what we're aiming for. We have a kitchen full of really talented chefs, we use the absolute best Cumbria suppliers and (bearing in mind the quality of the food we make and the calibre of the people that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we called in here for food around 7pm with our children whilst visiting the area. the bar and restaurant was a really nice area, the food was brilliant, the only thing that put us off was the noise and rowdiness of people going upstairs. I...More

Thank TashaRyan
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. I'm delighted you enjoyed the food, and so pleased that the noisy customers didn't dissuade you from giving us the full five stars! Should you get chance to visit us again, we have a lovely separate restaurant area on the first...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here twice this year and both times I cannot find fault with! Most recently popped in for a lunch on a whim and ordered a fillet steak sandwich and a chicken and bacon sandwich. The fillet steak sandwich was to die for, came with...More

Thank AlisonJayne89
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

That's great to hear Alison, thank you so much for your review. It's wonderful to receive such positive comments, a lot of people have worked very hard over the past 10 months to get the Mill to where it is now and feedback like yours...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food in a building steeped in history and had tons of character. The staff were all very friendly and couldn't have done more to help us. We sat in a quiet dining area and enjoyed our evening. Three of us had the chicken dish...More

Thank Tuddles14
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for taking the time to write this review. I'm delighted to hear your positive comments, next time you're in the area please visit us again! Lancaster Brewery

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful establishment with plenty of guest bitters to suit all tastes. Lovely outdoor space with heaters for those colder days. Restaurant serves fantastic food, great friendly service and value for money. A lovely evening out.

Thank elainedeeming
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your positive review. We are working hard to offer really special food to complement our very special cask beers. I'm delighted you enjoyed both. We look forward to seeing you again next time you're in the area. Lancaster Brewery

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a fantastic meal at The Mill whilst here on holiday. We had the Thai Prawn starter and then the Noodles with Belly Pork and Lamb Tagine. All the food was well cooked and spices used perfect (even got a great tip off the...More

Thank Cramers
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are very fortunate to have some real talent in our kitchen. There's real passion to, we make some lovely food and if you get the chance to speak to any of our kitchen brigade they will...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

We've passed The Mill several times but never been in. We visited with some friends who loved it - now we can see why! Although it looks small from the outside it is absolutely HUGE inside. Great upstairs bar and a lovely terrace. We only...More

Thank Kazza9173
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for your recent review. The Mill is indeed enormous. We hope you get chance to dine with us in the near future, you have the choice between our slightly more formal but very pretty restaurant area on the first floor (built around the...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017

pick up a menu and get sat down, order your food at the bar, food is good great staff, a good restaurant in an otherwise bereft town..More

Thank celad2001
LancasterBrewery, Owner at The Mill at Ulverston, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words. All the staff and management are delighted that people are starting to recognise the efforts we're taking to get the Mill to the top of local eating options. It's incredibly motivating. We look forward to your next visit. Many...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mill Street, Ulverston LA12 7EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Ulverston
  • Phone Number: +44 1229 581384
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Converted 17th Century mill with original waterwheel still intact and turning in centre of pub. Venue has a beautiful cask ale bar (CAMRA's Good Beer Guide 2011 & 2012) with eight hand pulls serving a variety of Cumbrian, Lancastrian and local ales. Upstairs is a lovely restaurant with 45 covers, chandeliers and beautiful, original mill artefacts. Upstairs at the rear is a large outside terrace area with seating for over 50 and Ulverston's Mill Race stream running through one side. Food offering varies from burgers and pizzas, right through to beautifully presented,fine dining starters and main. All our food is prepared in-house by an experienced and talented brigade of chefs using predominantly local South Cumbrian suppliers.Open 11-12 everday, with food available every lunch and evening, seven days a week.
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