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“Superb Steak night”

The Old Mill Bistro
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$23 - US$64
Description: Old Mill Bistro lies within The Old Mill House, a 16th century former corn mill, in the pretty hamlet of Little Petherick. Located on the A389 around 3 miles outside of Padstow, escaping the hustle and bustle in this designated area of outstanding natural beauty. The Old Mill Bistro offers lunch and dinner reservations where guests can enjoy the ambience of the former mill, with many original features, or unwind in the spacious garden sat next to Little Petherick Creek enjoying a pre dinner tipple.
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Description: Old Mill Bistro lies within The Old Mill House, a 16th century former corn mill, in the pretty hamlet of Little Petherick. Located on the A389 around 3 miles outside of Padstow, escaping the hustle and bustle in this designated area of outstanding natural beauty. The Old Mill Bistro offers lunch and dinner reservations where guests can enjoy the ambience of the former mill, with many original features, or unwind in the spacious garden sat next to Little Petherick Creek enjoying a pre dinner tipple.
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

One of the best meals we have had for a long time. Lovely venue and a warm welcome. We opted for the steak night offer after a recommendation by a friend. The steak was cooked to perfection, medium rare, and was so tasty and tender. Two steaks and a very good Malbec Merlot for £40. The puddings were excellent too. Blood Orange Posset and white chocolate
panacotta.. Service was first class too.

Thank Mholmes101
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

Although we live locally this was only our second visit and once again we really enjoyed our food. Friendly service in a relaxed atmosphere full of character, and the food was great. The slow cooked pork belly was excellent and the roast duck perfectly cooked, Adam, the chef, popped over for a brief chat; nice touch. We will definitely be visiting again, I would have no hesitation in recommended 'The Old Mill Bistro' for an enjoyable dining experience.

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Thank trevibbandeer
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Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

The restaurant is situated in a very old Millhouse with a idyllic stream running by. The dining room is very homely and intimate with gorgeous flagstone flooring. The staff was extremely attentive with Adam, the head chef, visiting the table twice but was not intrusive. The food was sublime, and I cannot recall anything tasting so good in a long time. The food is fresh and locally sourced. Highly recommend the garlic mushroom and Chorizo starter.
I was even supplied with a birthday surprise dish when they found out!
This is a dining out experience that will definitely not disappoint 10/10.

Thank Jim O
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

This place just keeps getting better! The food is better than than many famous chef restaurants. e.g. Marco Pierre White in Plymouth, and Jamie Oliver in Oxford.
The chef is self taught, passionate about the food that he cooks, and very good!
Make sure you book as they are very popular!
It's not just a Bistro - We stayed here as guests of their bed and breakfast for a couple of nights at the beginning of Dec. We had sherry in the rooms, a Christmas tree, a present, chocolate, and fresh milk for the tea/coffee/chocolate.The breakfast is also very good, the rooms are lovely and the owners and staff are very friendly too. highly recommended :-)

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Thank Adam_Appleby
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Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

What a refreshing change to have Sunday lunch served to you at the table rather than helping yourself. Our lunch was beautifully served with a lovely selection of fresh vegetables and plenty for everyone. Lovely Christmas decorations too.

Thank CTWEBB
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