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Bartons Mill

Barton Mill Bartons Lane, Old Basing, Basingstoke RG24 8AE, England
+44 1256 466332
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Brew Pub, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Barton Mill Bartons Lane, Old Basing, Basingstoke RG24 8AE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We called in for a drink and sat in the outside garden area next to the riverside.I ordered two half pints of lime and lemonade and was pleased to be charged £1-90 ,which is good value for money compared to other pubs we have visited.The...More

Thank DavidPiggin
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited on an incredibly hot summer evening. Part of the restaurant was closed for a private event but most people sat outside in the beautiful surroundings. The place was absolutely packed. We had been recommended to Bartons Mill by a local. My husband chose...More

Thank Daphne S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was a family Sunday lunch get-to-gether at The Millstone Pub in Old Basing - somewhere we go quite often but service & food not up to scratch at all sadly. It seemed we were invisible but as 5 of us we shouldn't have been. Hardly...More

Thank seerwe
Ray T, General Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello...thank you for your comments. Will completely take on board what you have suggested...look forward to our new and improved roast. Thank you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a Wedding reception, staff were great, food was plentiful and varied, offered choice for Wedding Meal and evening BBQ all top quality. Apparently if you have a favourite tipple they will get it in for you if given reasonable notice. Would recommend

Thank Daviejohn
Ray T, Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for your review. Weddings are an important part of our business,it is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed the experience. We pride ourselves in our flexibility, going the extra mile......thank yhou again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Barton Mills for lunch with a friend. Bar staff were beyond slow, as was the food - took 40 mins to deliver 2 main courses. I ordered a crab salad which turned out to bea bit of potato salad with some flaked crab...More

Thank Scoobysu
Ray T, Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello...thank you for your comments. I am disappointed that we did not live up to your expectation. The salad is a popular dish, crab by nature is an expensive product..we adhere to a specific spec which regulates the look and quantity. Pricing is very subjective...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just returned to Bartons Mill after many years , we used to go regularly when it was run by George and his staff it was fantastic place ,Clean , food the best for miles around staff were best and most friendly people ....More

Thank jpnegus
Ray T, Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello ...thank you for your comments. Barton's Mill from 2013 has now become one venue in essence. The dynamics have changed . Some would say for the better. It was probably likely that you have not visited since the change...the menu is the same throughout...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Barton's Mill is a very family friendly pub, as when you sit down for a drink (or a meal), you can let your children go off and play in the park or field or skate park near by. Fantastic! Overall, the service is great, with...More

Thank elo18org
Ray T, Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review. We really appreciate your kind words...hope to see you again soon at Barton's Mill.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely setting and we ate outside but paid £13.00 for a chicken salad which was literally leaves and a rather dry breast of chcken sliced. The bar staff were appalling, after waiting in queue for 15 minutes to pay the final bill (you can't do...More

Thank Caroline M
Ray T, Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. Sorry to hear you were unhappy with your chicken salad, I am surprised to hear this as this is on of our most popular dishes. I will certainly look into this. I would like...More

Reviewed 9 June 2017

We had Sunday Lunch here, having booked a table 3 days before I expected to get a nice table. We were informed the restaurant was fully booked and we would have to sit in the bar, so thought we would be able to sit in...More

Thank TKW2011
Ray T, Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Sorry..thank you for the review....as per the previous review we are looking into our operational methods...still i feel a work in progress, especially when we get real busy.. Hope this visit did not put you of coming back. Please email me on bartonsmill@wadworth.co.uk ...i would...More

Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick dinner after work in the sunshine. The place was busy but we had a table outside to enjoy the weather. You can take dogs but we didn't this time. The food was nice. As described on the menu but...More

Thank Lucy C
Ray T, Manager at Bartons Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

hi..thank you for your positive comments..hope to see you back at Barton's Mill soon.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 55 - USD 55
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
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: Barton Mill Bartons Lane, Old Basing, Basingstoke RG24 8AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke  >  Old Basing
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 466332
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