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The Olde Watermill Shopping Village

Faldo Road, Barton-le-Clay MK45 4RF, England
+44 1582 882900
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Quaint

Visited here for first time today lovely mixture of different independent shops staff in every shop... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Suetxb
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St Albans, United Kingdom
Hidden little gem

We were looking to visit somewhere local and found this on the internet. Pleansantly surprised... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PLANABC
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KENT
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“sweet shop” (14 reviews)
“cakes” (25 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Faldo Road, Barton-le-Clay MK45 4RF, England
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+44 1582 882900
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"cakes"
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"shopping village"
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"lovely shops"
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"olde watermill"
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"garden centre"
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"cream tea"
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"father christmas"
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"roast potatoes"
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"booked an afternoon tea"
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"christmas shop"
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"pork"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here for first time today lovely mixture of different independent shops staff in every shop were friendly and helpful not busy so able to wander at our leisure spent some time in restaurant which was clean and the food although basic was well presented...More

Thank Suetxb
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking to visit somewhere local and found this on the internet. Pleansantly surprised. Tucked away slightly as had to ask directions in Barton-le-Clay, Spent under a couple of hours wandering around the Olde Watermill Shopping Village.. A real mix of everything and it...More

Thank PLANABC
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went today had two coffees and two rounds plain cheese sandwich £14 64, well overpriced so dry and tasteless cheese should have complained

Thank Sandra D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place for the first time today after hearing very good things. Lovely setting, very quaint. We got a Groupon for afternoon tea in the coffee shop which was lovely. We got there for 12 and it was only us there for a good...More

Thank Sona T
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve come here several times over the years and I’m glad to see it seems to have been given a new lease of life recently.Today I bought some lovely colourful clothes from Dotties seperates which has a great selection of clothes handbags and jewellery.Also a...More

2  Thank Sarah B
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This place seems to be an odd combination of too many ideas, most being to the detriment of the others, and it all seems like a missed opportunity. Part of the name is the Olde Watermill right? So why does the watermill not feature at...More

1  Thank rosnorfolk
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Reviewed 9 May 2018

We go every couple of months on a Sunday as they have a great carvery. The shops are very mixed and very independent so if you are looking for designer labels this probably isn't for you. However, if you want something that nobody else will...More

4  Thank Gill E
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Thank you Steve and team for making us very welcome and providing a truly excellent afternoon tea. Our table was reserved and we were asked about preferences intolerance to any food before they made up sandwiches. Lovely display 3 tier and China not matching but...More

Thank Leigh M
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

i have been to the mill a few times, and have always had a nice time, yes there are issues with the drive and speed bumps, well slow down then! the shops are small and sell a wide range of items that cant be found...More

1  Thank tzimakoo001
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I went for a meal recently at the restaurant at the mill and I do have to say it was amazing!!! We both loved it and loved the layout of the place was ideal everything about it was amazing would always recommend and go again,...More

2  Thank James M
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Tracey P
13 February 2016|
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Response from Dot C | Reviewed this property |
There is now a poppets play area with facilities for parents to sit and watch the kids play and enjoy a hot or cold drink
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HornblowerWarwick
14 January 2016|
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Response from M G | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, Am happy to answer a question but am not quite sure what the question is? Yes the rating has to be displayed but you must have seen it on display to have the knowledge that it is a 2* rating?... More than happy to... More
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Starchold
28 December 2015|
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Response from Stanno69 | Reviewed this property |
I have nothing whatsoever to do with the running of this place. I merely visited it. The only person who can answer your query is the management
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