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Lovely gem

Beautiful lunch and lovely to have a little walk around the mill whilst catching up with relatives... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lsharpova
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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A nice lunch in the cafe and plenty of other interesting places to visit

We wanted a good lunch and the cafe is pleasant and the food excellent but the coffee (very much a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fleming47
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Alton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful lunch and lovely to have a little walk around the mill whilst catching up with relatives. Situated in a quiet area at the back end of lyme regis, small river nearby

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted a good lunch and the cafe is pleasant and the food excellent but the coffee (very much a matter of personal taste) rather indifferent. The pottery nearby was interesting, with some attractive and reasonably priced items. The jewellery shop had earrings cast from...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fleming47
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in here on a not so warm day in November and entering the shop area were encouraged to take the mill tour. It’s a free tour but you’re encouraged to leave a donation which if I remember rightly goes towards the upkeep of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank HCT1962
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Found this little place whilst walking into the town centre. Had a nice pleasant lunch Soup of the date a crab sandwich.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

I spent years growing up in Lyme and watching a stagnant wheel letting water pass by... I only knew the half of it. 10years of restoration, with so much effort you can’t even begin to imagine... all after I was grown. A fantastic working mill...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jo M
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Such an interesting place. Run by fantastic volunteers. So knowledgeable. The demonstration was great and the opportunity to buy a bag of flour made at the mill makes it very special.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Surprisingly excellent visit - our guide Ian was the charm of our visit. Well informed, engaging and shared his live of this working mill.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank geraldine c
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Visited today with my 7 year old and 4 year old.... very informative visit, tour around the mill was very good, excellent interaction with the kids, all free, but well worth the £10 donation. Returning again Thursday for the Halloween 🎃 pattern making for the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank paulkT2979PM
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the guided tour of this mill. John the volunteer Miller had a real in-depth knowledge of the history and the workings of the mill and made it so interesting. Would definitely recommend as it’s well worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

A lovely place to visit to purchase properly locally made items. I bought a lovely jug from the working potter. A stunning silver necklace from the local, delightful young jewellery maker who also stocked a friends forged iron - I’d been looking for a hand...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jayneonthego
27 May 2017|
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Response from Nic B | Reviewed this property |
They do not have wheelchairs. However, the ground floor is easily accessible and has a chair so that you can view the working mill and the flow of milled flour. The further two floors are accessible by stairs only; although... More
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Alison E
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24 July 2016|
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Response from philip g | Property representative |
The Town Mill is open 11am - 4pm every day. The only proviso is that it's run by volunteers, so there may be the occasional shift that is not covered.
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