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The Mill Cafe

$$ - $$$, , International
12 Bridge St, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
+1 519-599-7866
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burger” (17 reviews)
“mussels” (15 reviews)
“salad” (16 reviews)
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Canadian, Bar, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Bridge St, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 August 2017

We dined here with our two small children. Making a reservation was easy and we had a table alongside the dam. However, although you can hear the dam, there seemed to only be one table where you can actually see the water rushing down, which...More

Thank KatW1986
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Went for a special occasion, nice decor and it would have been considered intimate except for how noisy all of the young servers were inside. My appetizer of mushrooms was overcooked and my husbands was not what he was expecting, better description needed on the...More

Thank CLbeach
Reviewed 6 July 2017

The food was very good & the service was excellent. The veal dish was fabulous. The atmosphere was second to none. Congratulations to Chef Andrew Barber. I just loved it.

3  Thank Ron F
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Loved the concept of this restaurant. Loved the 5 dollar glass of presseco and Bloody Mary. Pasta with lemon very nice. Great little place.

2  Thank GoOutInstead
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Dinner was fabulous. Great flavors great service. Best food I have had in a long time outside our own kichen and even better.

3  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 21 June 2017

The food was good, but the service was average. We had Smoked Pork Chop,Chicken & Ribs Combo and Salmon. Appy plates not cleared, empty glasses and bottles not cleared and a wait for the bill.

Thank Darryl S
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Went there for dinner last night with three other adults and one child. It was disappointing. I had the ribeye steak with fries instead of fingerling potatoes. It was charred on the outside and almost raw on the inside. The fries were old and the...More

Thank MGHP
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Fun and informal place with friendly but somewhat confused staff (we did have a large party, so some confusion is somewhat understandable). My large appetizer of mussels was quite tasty, but was served in a strange long bowl that was awkward to eat from, and...More

Thank Frank Y
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We decided on a whim to try this cafe. Luckily it wasn't crowded so we were able to get seat quickly. I would recommend making a reservation. We were seated and given water and our menus. 10 minutes later our waitress came back to take...More

1  Thank chris c
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

My sister & I took our mother here for Mother's Day and it was just perfect. Our server was very pleasant & professional. Our food was served in a very timely matter on a very busy day. The food was exceptional as well. We started...More

2  Thank Resqdogs
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Response from Mills75 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I am sure they will accommodate you.Just ask your server as they were available on the lunch menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Bridge St, Thornbury, Blue Mountains, Ontario N0H 2P0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Grey County  >  Blue Mountains  >  Thornbury
  • Phone Number: +1 519-599-7866
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A Thornbury landmark restaurant located on the edge of the Beaver river/Mill pond dam. Enjoy amazing views and delicious food on the patio or apres ski by the cozy fireplace. Open for lunch and dinner
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