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The Mill at Sonning Theatre

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A Night in Provence and lunch

My wife and I love this place and the productions are first rate. We have just come away from a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
gerryh_13
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London, United Kingdom
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Am Unexpected treat

The wife booked this for us and her mum, we arrived well ahead of the performance and the place was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Harold L
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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“main course”(26 reviews)
“buffet style”(24 reviews)
“front row”(22 reviews)
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Set on the banks of the River Thames, The Mill at Sonning Theatre promises a unique experience where your visit includes a two-course meal and a show in a beautiful converted water mill. Start your visit with a drink (or two...) in the Waterwheel...more
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Sonning Eye | Reading, Sonning-on-Thames RG4 6TY, England
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+44 118 969 8000
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Having seen this act early in the year & thoroughly enjoyed it ,thought it would be a great girls night out . 8 of us went ,lovely staff ,but underwhelmed by the food ,not a patch on previous visit . Luke warm plates ,and cold...More

Thank Steph F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I love this place and the productions are first rate. We have just come away from a Sunday matinee performance of “ A night in Provence “ Such good acting with finely tuned sense of timing. Really funny. The restaurant manager Mark...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wife booked this for us and her mum, we arrived well ahead of the performance and the place was already full it was a lovely day and rather than join the long queue for dinner we had a drink on the terrace overlooking the...More

Thank Harold L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a party of 10 attending a performance of "A Night in Provence" at the Mill at Sonning. This is the first time any of us had visited since the refurbishment of the restaurant earlier this year. As always The Mill gave us a...More

Thank penny772016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both my husband & I enjoyed seeing the Jersey Boys at Woking Theatre a couple of years ago and as our friends kept on about the Mill Theatre Sonning we decided to give it a try. When we arrived we were very impressed with the...More

Thank dtapp2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always good night here as it come with dinner.service is ok has been better. Food good and plates are hot.

Thank Trevor M
TheMillAtSonning, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Sonning Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for a lovely review! Vanessa

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have not visited the Mill for many years but had a lovely lunch and matinee show this weekend. It was booked as a treat for a family birthday, and came up trumps. The Mill has been refurbished since we last visited, and looks fresher...More

Thank Bernie L
TheMillAtSonning, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Sonning Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bernie L, Thank you so much for this lovely and detailed review! We're so pleased that you returned to us and that you enjoyed your visit. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind regards, Vanessa

Reviewed 12 October 2018

Talk about rubbing salt in the wound. After a really bad experience at The Mill and having spoken to the manager plus many emails back and forward, I failed to get them to give me a reduction in the cost of my visit; just for...More

Thank DayTrip633095
Reviewed 22 September 2018

We have been many times and thoroughly enjoy the farces especially. Ten Times Table was wonderful. Marvellous to be so close up to the actors on stage. The food in the restaurant is good as is the service. Sadly they don’t serve Pimms in the...More

Thank catho2
TheMillAtSonning, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Sonning Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for spending your time to write us this review, we appreciate your comments. Hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 19 September 2018

I have now visited this charming location on the side of the Thames three times for a show and meal. The shows are in an intimate theatre where the front row could almost touch the actors. The meal is basic but wholesome and very tasty...More

Thank Robert M
TheMillAtSonning, Public Relations Manager at The Mill at Sonning Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Thank you for your review. We hope to see you again soon.

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John T
7 October 2018|
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Response from OldSpeckledHen | Reviewed this property |
West End Meets Broadway
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hardimanf
13 May 2018|
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Response from TheMillAtSonning | Property representative |
Please call the Box Office for this. Our number is (0118) 969 8000.
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Sumsgenius
5 August 2017|
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Response from TheMillAtSonning | Property representative |
We have a staffed cloak room. This is located in our Box Office. Please just ask a member of staff when you arrive.
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