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The Watermill

) #17 of 119 Restaurants in Basildon $$ - $$$, Steakhouse, Bar, British
Felmores | East Mayne, Basildon SS13 1BW, England
+44 1268 522227
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Felmores | East Mayne, Basildon SS13 1BW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Food is fantastic, always fresh, and cooked to how you ask. I like my ribs slightly overdone. The service is always great helpful and always there to help with a warm smile. Love this place

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Popped in for a quick meal after a long day. Amy made sure we got our food quickly and that we had everything we wanted. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Alicia D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch today and once again the food was amazing, the waitress was attentive and polite. The manager even came over and was talking to us. A great place.

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we went to the watermill Sunday 5pm for my husbands birthday there was 9 of us and it was fantastic. we were seated promptly on arrival, the waitress Svetla was very attentive, patient and friendly, nothing was too much trouble. our meals arrived nice and...More

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just have a lovely meal with my good lady food spot on beer a far bit on the costy side but enjoyable all in all have a nice bit of rump and the wife have salmon both well cook think it's the coke on the...More

Thank kojakSouthendOnSea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed next door in the premier inn and had our evening meal and breakfast at the beefeater both of which we very nice meals especially the breakfast with the very large selection to have .

Thank Elwell2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came in this morning with my partner and my son for breakfast on a whim as we hadn't booked, it was really busy but the staff were friendly and we got settled pretty quick everything was lovely other than our eggs were pretty over...More

Thank angiegardener1961
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited bank holiday Monday, as expected it was very busy. Our waitress Shanice was doing a great job despite how busy she was. My fillet steak was cooked exactly how I like it, and my husband had the ribeye. The steak was good, however his...More

Thank Tinawood1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

popped in for a drink with my hubby. he suggested having a meal as we have eaten here before. Lynette showed us to a table in the conservatory, which was clean, bright and tidy. Svetla was our waitress, she was bright and cheerful. food was...More

Thank Colleen H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Melba toast well hard. Steak should have been medium done came up bloody. Pate not got a lot of flavour had better else where.

Thank Carol A
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is there a gym there?
23 August 2016|
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Response from howardkevin330 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly do not know it is a pub resteraunt plus hotel i am going there on sunday and will ask. kevo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Felmores | East Mayne, Basildon SS13 1BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Basildon
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 522227
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The Watermill is a family friendly, casual dining restaurant. Providing a large and open seating plan including informal booth style dining areas, plus full table service within our restaurant and bar set-up. The Watermill caters for the hotel (Premier Inn - next door), business guests, families and couples alike. We boast a modern and yet casual dining style in which it is possible to relax and soak up the atmosphere in comfortable surroundings. We are on the whole, open plan with a variety of seating styles to suit your needs. We have available several booth seating areas for that intimate family occasion or those friendly get together for that special occasion. Beefeater Grill is food orientated but provide a full bar experience for pre-meal drinks or that more comprehensive drink offer with food. We pride ourselves on offering a quality offer from an extensive menu. The menu is designed to cater for everyone's needs with a dedicated children's menu and a comprehensive lunch time offer. We are able to cater for varying party sizes and occasions in certain areas of our restaurant we encourage you to make contact to discuss your needs further. Our team are dedicated, hard-working and have the ability and desire to provide one of the best dining experiences in the local area.