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Millstone at Mellor

$$ - $$$, British,
Church Lane, Blackburn BB2 7JR, England
+44 1254 813333
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Church Lane, Blackburn BB2 7JR, England
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1 - 10 of 496 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited last year with my partner as we wanted a nice but relatively quick meal out. After much deliberation, we found the Millstone, which I have previously been to but this was my partner's first visit. Generally, the experience wasn't much different from my...More

Thank SophieJessica95
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us comments on your evening with us. We are constantly looking for any area to improve on and we will take your comments on board and take action to ensure your next visit to us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not been in for a long time, decor is a lot lighter and brighter making it look bigger, food was good cooked well although the choice was not to everyone's taste. The main let down was the young inexperienced service staff. Ordered a double G...More

Thank Frank B
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know how your visit with us has been. We do try to be constantly training and improving our staff and I will make sure we have some of the younger staff, who aren't bar trained, brought...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow, as locals and regulars i am very disappointed with todays visit. First of all no one took our drinks order, then my wife and mother wanted Prosecco, sorry we have sold out, what, really? They offered them a glass of champagne from an open...More

1  Thank lovetoeatout_10
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I sincerely apologise that your most recent visit was not up to our usual standards. Of course we always wish to maintain our standards especially during an extremely busy festive period and I am very sorry to hear that this has not been the case...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really good staff were friendly and welcoming..would recommend the millstone to anyone will definitely go again

Thank jayharp18
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to give us your feedback. I am very happy you enjoyed your evening with us and we look forward to welcoming you back to The Millstone soon. Kind Regards Tim Parker General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The choice of food was OK, but perhpas not to everyone's taste. The surroundings and atmosphere are pleasant as indeed are the staff. Will definitely go again

Thank Topper062017
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for a great review, we really appreciate you taking the time to give us feedback and I will let my team know. We hope to welcome you back to The Millstone soon. Kind Regards Tim Parker General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited earlier this month with business partners and supplier MD. Fantastic service fantastic food, great atmosphere brilliant staff and location. We have been many times and would thoroughly recommend to anyone

Thank John E
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for such a positive review, I will pass your comments down to both the kitchen and front of house teams. We hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Tim Parker General Manager

Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Travelled last night with 2 friends. Despite booking online (and receiving the confirmation email and text) they had no record of my booking. Lovely girl at reception soon found us a table. One guest arrived 30 minutes late so put us all back but ordered...More

Thank mariecsaunders
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I am very sorry our service was below our usual standards during your visit to us. We have relayed all comments, good and bad, to the staff during our training at the start of December and I would urge you to give us another try...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner went for a nice meal on our night off from work, it's a lovely looking restaurant with attentive staff. Was a little off putting by the strong smell of fish when we walked in but we got over that! Waited a...More

3  Thank Zoe H
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for your feedback. I really appreciate you taking the time to leave a review and we are always looking to improve and build on what we already offer. Unfortunately when you came to see us we did have a number of fish dishes...More

Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

We attended on a Friday night and I was tak3n aback to find the restaurant thronged with people. There was a charity dinner. Despite this huge burden on the kitchens and service staff we had a pleasant dinner. We only had a main course but...More

1  Thank Daniel I
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

The team worked very hard to ensure we maintained our high standards for everybody dining with us that night and I am glad this came across to you. Thank you for taking the time to write a review and we look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Value for money as food par excellent. Log fires and warm welcome. Gin cocktails a speciality. Excellent accommodation as wellMore

Thank CheshireView
Millstone_Manager, General Manager at Millstone at Mellor, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for your lovely comments, our kitchen staff work hard to maintain incredibly high standards and I am pleased this is apparent to you. We look forward to seeing you again and you can try some of our new gins. Kind Regards Tim Parker...More

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James C
14 November 2016|
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Response from sandywalls | Reviewed this property |
booking is recommended.
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Franjacko
9 August 2016|
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Response from Malcolm H | Reviewed this property |
As my children are now adults I don't know if they have a children's menu sorry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 83
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Lane, Blackburn BB2 7JR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackburn
  • Phone Number: +44 1254 813333
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Description
Situated in the picturesque Ribble Valley, Lancashire, the Millstone is an award winning restaurant and bar. Chef patron Anson Bolton has worked hard to create a menu inspired by the local produce around the inn. Anson's hard work has earned him 2 AA Rosettes which he has held for 10 years.
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