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Leonards Mill

7869 Main South Rd, Second Valley, South Australia 5204, Australia
+61 8 8598 4184
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“pork belly” (12 reviews)
“steak” (15 reviews)
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Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7869 Main South Rd, Second Valley, South Australia 5204, Australia
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A great venue for wonderful meals top quality food , local and imported wines , wonderful surroundings nature on the door step.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a smallplate for lunch, which was delicious. it was a great environment to eat outside. ( inside alsolooked great) Nice slection of wine.

Thank Kate G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go here every year - last year was ok, but it has changed hands since and this year was awesome. Having had the barbecued octopus dish explained to us, it became quite apparent there is a huge amount of justifiable pride in their food...More

Thank 229anon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Casual weekend lunch with friends. Seated outside on the deck. The day / weather was magnificent. Service was fantastic. We all choose different meals, each meal was sensational Staff had a serious “care factor “ Good wine list including lots of local wines. Reasonable prices...More

Thank Coroona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found Leonards Mill whilst driving down the road to Cape Jervis. It looked good from outside so we thought that we would try lunch. Exceeded expectations - the lamb is delicious with plenty of complementary flavours. They have some good craft beers. Spoil yourself with...More

Thank yhi904
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My entree had very little octopus unfortunately,not hard to do grilled Oci.The steak was tough and thus chewy.The staff were pleasant and surroundings nice .But for the price I would not recommend.

Thank Leeann B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just went to Léonards Mill for lunch with my girlfriend it was a beauty, great food, great service and great environment. Lovely place with great menu dégustation at $ 99 for 5 courses. We will definitely come back and bring some friends apparently there is...More

Thank JPRival
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped ino this restaurant by chance a few months ago for lunch and were absolutely amazed at the food and service. We enjoyed the ambience, food and service so much we decided to book a table for our upcoming wedding anniversary. A week or...More

Thank RSBarratt
Hayley P, Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Rob & Susan :-) Thank you for your review. We have loved having you both here. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and your anniversary. Can't wait to see you next year when Chef Matt brings out his new menu! Merry Christmas...More

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Venue, atmosphere and service are all very good. But the standout was the food. Every dish we tried was a new experience in itself, with some delightful combinations of flavours. The wine list also showcases some good local wine.

Thank Paul D
Hayley P, Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Paul D, Thank you for coming and for your review. We are so happy that you enjoyed Chef Matt's food so much. We hope we will see you again. Kind Regards, Hayley & Team LM

Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We’d been told it was a must do, which meant expectations were high. Online booking was easy to use and all dietary requirements transferred perfectly. Nothing was too hard including our last minute change to the booking time. Hats off to the chef and his...More

Thank WhistlerWines
Hayley P, Manager at Leonards Mill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi WhistlerWines, Thank you so much for your awesome review! We are so happy that you enjoyed Chef Matt and his team's degustation - we are so proud of it. As a regional dining destination, it's reviews like this that makes it all worth it...More

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21 April 2017|
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Response from Jane M | Property representative |
our menu focuses on local regional food and showcases the best of the Fleurieu Peninsula. You can have snack platters of charcuterie or garden vegetables and dip through to a 6 course tasting menu, depending on your needs... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 36
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7869 Main South Rd, Second Valley, South Australia 5204, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Second Valley
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8598 4184
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Leonards Mill is a 159 year old restored four mill which is home to an award winning restaurant. Our ethos is Eat Local and showcases the best that the Fleurieu Peninsular has to offer. At Leonards Mill our menu changes as the seasons do. Leonards Mill is home to a productive vegetable garden and vast array of fruit trees. Open for lunch Thursday to Monday and dinner on Friday and Saturday, Leonards Mill has wide appeal. Our wine list showcases the best of South Australia. Alfresco dining on the deck in warmer months and inside when it’s cold. Leonards Mill is a strong supporter of local artists and you are most welcome wander around the building and garden and enjoy the beautiful pieces exhibited by local artists. The Mill is a stunning 75 minute drive from Adelaide through the most beautiful landscapes on the Fleurieu. Located ten minutes from Yankalilla and Normanville and 15 minutes to the Kangaroo Island Ferry at Cape Jervis. We look forward to seeing you soon.
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