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Leonards Mill

7869 Main South Rd, Second Valley, South Australia 5204, Australia
+61 8 8598 4184
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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7869 Main South Rd, Second Valley, South Australia 5204, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Last year my wife and I had a gorgeous meal at Leonard's Mill. The price was fair for a lovely meal. I feel some venues serve pub food but the food we ate that day was well prepared, interesting and tasty. We enjoyed it some...More

1  Thank Cayra
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the $65 per head set menu which was great. Who knew Brussels sprouts could taste so good? All local produce and wine by the glass. Worth the drive down to Second Valley.

Thank Mark S
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mark, Thank you for your review. We are so happy that you both enjoyed your lunch with us. Great chatting with you both - you've given me more local wineries to try! Hope we see you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley & Team LM

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here thanks to many positive reviews and after our visit we joined the group praising the restaurant. Very warm inviting entrance with wood burning fireplace next to the main door. The owners work themselves in the restaurant and it show positively everywhere-...More

Thank beachstone2c
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We hope you are in the area again one day! Hope the plane trip home was ok. If you do ever get to come back to South Australia, please drop in, we'd love to see you both :-) Kind Regards, Hayley & Team LM

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Down at Carrickalinga for the weekend decided on a drive to Leonards Mill, Second Valley for lunch and we weren’t disappointed, but so glad we had called before hand as the place was crowded. Started with a Beer & Rose with lovely housemade sour dough...More

Thank Judith W
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Judith, Thank you for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your lunch with us. Hope we see you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley & Team LM

Reviewed 27 June 2018

we called in after walking the blowhole walk for a well earnt celebratory drink around 3.30 in the afternoon. Staff were very attentive.

Thank mcj953
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

You definitely earned a celebratory drink after the Blowhole Creek walk! Hope we see you again. Kind Regards, Hayley & Team LM

Reviewed 26 June 2018

Potatoes like you've never eaten before, and then there's the forgotten carrot! Match that with the cuttlefish and you will wonder why you haven't come here before! Incredible to say the least. Oh! and Nina just loves to make sure you are happy with the...More

Thank Sue D
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review Sue. We are so happy you enjoyed your lunch with us, the Forgotten Carrot is a gem! Hope we see you again soon. Kind Regards, Hayley & Team LM

Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Being in tourism it is often hard to get away but we managed to get to Second Valley for a couple of nights. Last time we stayed when Leonard’s Mill were closed but this time made sure they would be open. What an amazing experience...More

Thank Chookswinerytours
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Hi Chook, Thank you so much for the review! We are so happy that you and your lovely wife were able to come in for a nice relaxing lunch and hope that you enjoyed the rest of your time away. Hope we get to see...More

Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Were on the area so chose to go back to this wonderful place. Incredible dining experience. In the entertainment book so an extra bonus. Had the 2 course degustation menu. Plenty of food. Absolutely delicious, interesting gourmet food. Thought we were in a masterchef final!...More

Thank anita l
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Hi Anita, Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your meal with us. Looking forward to seeing you again and we'll make sure you have something new to try! Kind Regards, Hayley & Team...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

We came across Leonards Mill simply by accident as we were heading back from Second Valley and saw the restaurant. It was just on one of our whims, we decided to venture in to have a light meal, you could say, just one or too...More

Thank pandkgraham
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Thank you for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed your time with us! The building that our restaurant is in was an old flour mill and was built 160 years ago. All the mechanisms are original! We hope that you'll come back and...More

Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

My wife and I enjoy leisurely Sunday lunches and we enjoyed one of the best ever in the sun splashed courtyard of Leonards Mill. Innovative offerings from fresh, local produce combined with recommended local wines from enthusiastic, unpretentious staff made for a truly memorable dining...More

2  Thank Rob S
Hayley P, General Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

Hi Rob, Thank you so much for coming and staying with us! And for your wonderful review. We are so happy that you both enjoyed your stay and Sunday lunch. You are welcome any time! Kind Regards, Hayley & Team LM

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Wildirisgolden2013
19 February 2018|
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Response from Hayley P | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. No we do not have free wifi at Leonards Mill. If you have any other enquiries it's best to email us direct or go to our website
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dpbAdelaide
21 April 2017|
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Response from Jane M | Property representative |
our menu focuses on local regional food and showcases the best of the Fleurieu Peninsula. You can have snack platters of charcuterie or garden vegetables and dip through to a 6 course tasting menu, depending on your needs... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 33
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7869 Main South Rd, Second Valley, South Australia 5204, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Second Valley
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8598 4184
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Description
Leonards Mill is a regional restaurant in a 160 year old restored four mill. Our ethos is Eat Local and showcases the best that the Fleurieu Peninsula has to offer. We are paddock to plate, nose to tail, root to leaf. At Leonards Mill our menu changes as the seasons do. Leonards Mill is home to a productive vegetable garden and vast array of fruit trees. Open for lunch Wednesday to Sunday and dinner on Friday and Saturday. Our wine list showcases local boutique wineries. Alfresco dining on the deck in warmer months and inside when it’s cold. The Mill is a stunning 75 minute drive from Adelaide through the most beautiful landscapes on the Fleurieu. Located ten minutes from Yankalilla and Normanville and 15 minutes to the Kangaroo Island Ferry at Cape Jervis. We look forward to seeing you soon.
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