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The Bistro Restaurant and Bar

Bickleigh Mill | Riverside Shopping, Tiverton EX16 8RG, England
+44 1884 855419
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“risotto” (3 reviews)
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Bickleigh Mill | Riverside Shopping, Tiverton EX16 8RG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited with my husband 5 year old daughter and 2 year old son. They were offering kids eat free between 5 and 6 o'clock with an adults meal so very good offer. The kids had pasta and cleared their plates, and excellent portion too. My...More

Thank suz S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here by chance as we were visiting the railway center next door, and our son refused to leave early, as planned. The food and service was excellent, really good food. Perfect for our son also. We had the specials of the day, which...More

Thank manse2017
Kim S, Owner at The Bistro Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your comments. We try really hard to look after our customers and for the most part we succeed. It's so rewarding that you have taken time out to compliment us and we hope we see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant on two evenings and found the choice of food on the menus interesting. The service could not be faulted and nor could the food. Will visit again.

Thank normans179
Kim S, Owner at The Bistro Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you so much for your kind words. It makes the effort and dedication of all our staff really worthwhile. Look forward to welcoming you the next time you visit

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are frequent visitors to the Bistro. Why ? Well if you are looking for a decent place to eat in the Tiverton area then you won’t, in our opinion, find anywhere better. The food is to a consistently high standard, it is beautifully presented,...More

Thank Heather-and-Dave
Kim S, Owner at The Bistro Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind comments. Over the past fourteen years we have attempted to provide the best service we can at all times and it's great that it is appreciated.We are certainly not perfect and welcome any constructive help from our customers.We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Maybe we went at the wrong time which was a weekday sunny afternoon. The £7ish panini was hardly warm and unimaginative. Service was slow with hardly any customers, with an individual who was "just stepping in" and wasn't confident with using the order or payment...More

Thank MainlanderNelson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not cheap but superb shopping and great cakes ..service a bit slow but worth waiting for. The pavlova was out of this world. loo very clean

Thank sueharrison1001
Kim S, Owner at The Bistro Restaurant and Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you for your positive review and helpful comments We try to keep our prices as keen as possible but will continue to look at offering the best value possible with the support of suppliers and feedback from our customers. Thank you again

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Found the mill by accident. Plenty of free parking. Biggest attraction sermed to be the minature train ridr. A lovely place to take young children. The wishing well and water mill was closed off. Lack of water in the stream could have been the reason....More

Thank 732MichaelW732
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Frequently passed this little gem and tried for dinner for the first time. Lovely setting excellent food veggie options and dairy free on request. Lovely resident peacock in the gardens set the scene- worth a visit.

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

If your passing drop in you won't be decepointed excellent food and a good pint . Set in a nice part of Devon next to a railway museum

Thank Paullll699
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The food here is so good. You can tell it's top notch quality and cooked to such a high standard. Have eaten here frequently and never been disappointed. So many restaurants/pubs opt for microwave rubbish these days. We tend to search out the ones still...More

Thank Donna S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 19:30
10:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bickleigh Mill | Riverside Shopping, Tiverton EX16 8RG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Tiverton
  • Phone Number: +44 1884 855419
  • E-mail
Bickleigh Mill Bistro, Bar & Gift Shop is set in an 18th Century Mill, with working water wheel. Situated on the Exe Valley. Enjoy your visit in our beautiful river side surroundings, where you can shop, dine and relax. Open seven days a week, serving lunch everyday and evening meals Fri and Sat.
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