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The Watermill

Felmores | East Mayne, Basildon SS13 1BW, England
+44 1268 522227
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
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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 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely evening at the Watermill. Service was really friendly and quick, food was hot and there was plenty of choice. Really impressed and will certainly be going back!

Thank dizz356
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent service from our waitress Laura. The steak was cooked perfectly as required. Drinks and Starters arrived on time without any delay. It wasn't too busy and the service was excellent. To top it off the desserts were soo enjoyable i'll have them again. I...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went here for lunch and will be a long time before we go again. Firstly we were ignored by the waitress while we waited to be seated and then served a coke which wasn't refillable yet everyone else's in the restaurant was !! When...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is pretty abysmal only good thing going for this place is a good selection of beer and a nice outdoor seating area That's it

Thank Owen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had rip eye steak was awful like a chewy bit of cheap meat full off fat. I requested medium was over cooked.... Ordered drinks for the meal ate the meal never arrived so I cancelled the drink... To be charged at the end... The whole...More

Thank steven t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As I had eaten there previously,I knew they had a daytime menu. This was not offered for our lunch & I had to ask for it. Again, no daytime menu for dessert until requested. Very disappointed.

1  Thank jojogluck
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family went to the Watermill , Basildon , for breakfast to celebrate our grandsons 10th Birthday, it was excellent , thanks to our waitress , Audra H , was great , very friendly and helpful , she made us feel very welcome. The food...More

Thank RoverNutter
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Took mum and family for a meal. Really fri madly and professional staff. Our waiter was really good fun! Drinks arrived very quickly. Food was nicely cooked but was a bit on the slow side to come out. The restaurant was busy but we didn't...More

Thank Jan P
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A spur of the moment lunchtime visit on Monday turned out to be lovely - we were seated quickly and the service was fast and excellent. I had the pate followed by the fillet steak with gorgeous chunky chips (the best I've had a while)...More

1  Thank RoseHope
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

First meal was at The Watermill, and I went straight for the 8oz Fillet w/ Salad and Chips, as cooked apparently by Gemma. I'll be honest, I wasn't expecting much more than an average meal, but; the steak was cooked to my specification perfectly. Every...More

Thank Alan H
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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, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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.
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