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Waterwheel Restaurant

124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
+1 540-839-2231
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bolognese” (8 reviews)
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124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My fiancee and I had dinner here one evening while staying at the Homestead down the street. He had given them a heads up that it was my birthday, and I was greeted with a very sweet and thoughtful card signed by the entire staff....More

Thank EML1308
Reviewed 4 days ago

The food was wonderful as well as the atmosphere. We didn't take the tour of the wine cellar but they offer customers the opportunity to go select a bottle with their dinner. How nice!

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We love this restaurant. Great service, unique setting and innovative cuisine! An annual tradition, we are grateful to have found it. Thanks!

Thank travelhappy1127
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought our reservation was changed from 7 to 6. When it was not I offered to come back. They seemed a little upset and seated me upstairs with a strange male server. They only had two wines but he assured me that they had...More

Thank Oranutan1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate there upon arrival at the Homestead. Fun was marvelous. And picking your wine bottle in the bottoms of the water wheel in the wheel area was cool. But most importantly the food was outstanding! The service was great it nice to see the...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Waterwheel was a great experience. Reservations are recommended so we made a reservation for 8:00 for dinner. Very nice table setting and atmosphere. The food was great. My husband got the steak and it was aswesome. The service was top notch. Although it's a...More

Thank cnhbowles
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We often have dinner here when we are staying at the Homestead and it is always a great experience. Service was a little slower this time (it was a Sunday evening) but still ok. There were 3 of us; one person had pasta (she said...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Our meal began with the asparagus three ways, mixed baby beets, coraline salad, house salad & housemade bread & butter. For the entrees we enjoyed the pasta cappellacci and the trout. I preferred the trout. For a sweet finish, the flourless chocolate cake was devine,...More

Thank Eli S
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant while staying at the Homestead and it was a great decision It's in a quaint town with some fascinating architecture. The restaurant itself is in an old gristmill which makes for some interesting seating. The best thing is the food -...More

Thank barbaraaA240SK
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Set in a re-purposed gristmill, this restaurant serves up great foods with great service. Prices are elevated (par for the entire area) but are a much better deal then the close-by Homestead. It is a little hard to find on a side street in Warm...More

Thank Fran F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 30
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 Old Mill Rd, Warm Springs, VA 24484-2001
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Warm Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 540-839-2231
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The Inn at Gristmill Square showcases regional American farm-to-table cuisine in the Waterwheel Restaurant. Our menu changes with the seasons to guarantee the freshest most authentic flavors. Freshly prepared ingredients from local and regional growers fill the menu, offering guests an exceptional dining experience. Beyond the menu, guests will enjoy a romantic, intimate atmosphere inside our renovated Mill.
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