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Visit Hillbrush

Norwood Park | Castle Street, Mere BA12 6FE, England
+44 1747 440077
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (5 reviews)
“cod goujons” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
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Service
Food
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LOCATION
Norwood Park | Castle Street, Mere BA12 6FE, England
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1 - 10 of 96 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I can't believe that I am recommending a restaurant in a brush factory but this really works! We had pate and fish platter starters, a kids meal, fish pie and fish and chips and everything was delicious. Staff were good and it is a nice...More

Thank AJM155019
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place looks like a factory from the road and still looks like a factory when you approach it. Signage is small so it is so easy to drive straight past. But hey, fellow traveller, take a chance - drive in, park up and enter...More

Thank stanthegreekfan
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad you decided to stop in and discover! We are very proud of our locally sourced menu and were pleased to read you enjoyed it also. See you again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited a few times, I have been very impressed by this place. Great layout with comfy seating and always spotlessly clean. Good food at very reasonable prices. Staff are friendly and attentive. Not the most obvious location for a cafe, but it works for...More

Thank CoDorset
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review and glad you enjoy coming.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wasnt sure what to expect when my freind said we were off to a factory for lunch Not a single vending machine in sight! Once you have walked through the brush shop you walk into a very swish restaurant thst wouldnt be out of place...More

Thank Michelle O
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review Michelle, the team were all so happy to read you enjoyed your experience!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are on our way back from holiday and stopped off for lunch. My posh fish finger sandwich was excellent. Cod goujons, home made Tartare on a fresh Ciabatta. Coffee also good. Terrace is quiet and relaxing. Just off the A303.

Thank Stuart W
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

The Terrace really is a relaxing place to be, glad you left feeling full and rested for your journey, see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to eat here not expecting much and were so pleasantly surprised that we have been back several times. Very good food and reasonable prices too

Thank Natfrick
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Always nice to hear we exceeded your expectations! Look forward to seeing you again soon, hope you have picked up a loyalty card!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for a spin in the car over to this place and what a nice place it is, spotless outside and inside loads of parking, and the cafe its self is a very nice its even got a Brush museum in it !! I kid...More

Thank Chris C
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Pleased to read you enjoyed our breakfast as much as we do, hopefully you will try some of our other dishes on your next trip!

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Met up with some family members here for a get together lunch. Lovely clean airy restaurant with a good selection of melas and drinks. Our waitress was extremely helpful and helped to make our visit very pleasant. A little bit oiut of the way if...More

Thank topconker
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We were so pleased to read you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 8 May 2018

Staying with family living in Mere Wiltshire we were taken out for lunch, what a surprise when we turned off the road between Mere and the A303 and into the large car park of a brush factory, we assumed this was a sop off before...More

Thank colw33
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

So happy you and your party enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you when you are visiting again!

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Took my elderly mum and dad to lunch and I reserved a table beforehand as my dad is disabled. Lots of parking and inside really thought out for the oldies 😂. Menu really good and food very good quality. Really enjoyed and totally recommend, their...More

Thank Trumpton_8
Visit-Hillbrush, Manager at Visit Hillbrush, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Glad you had an enjoyable lunch with your parents, the new menu has been very successful! Hope you come back to try some more dishes soon!

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Eric C
10 November 2017|
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Response from Visit-Hillbrush | Property representative |
Hi Eric, we've got a few vacancies going! Please go to our website, and you'll find the careers page in our About section. :) Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 16:00
Monday
08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 18:00
Thursday
08:00 - 18:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norwood Park | Castle Street, Mere BA12 6FE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Wiltshire  >  Mere
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 440077
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Description
Hillbrush has been manufacturing cleaning equipment in Mere, Wiltshire, since 1922. We have just opened our brand new Visitor Centre where you are invited to view and purchase products in our shop, sample the appetising food in our locally-sourced restaurant, grab a drink at our artisan coffee bar, and learn more about the history of the company.
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