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The Watermill, Burnt Mills, Basildon

Pub added by elizabeth mcgraw
Felmores, East Mayne
Basildon
SS13 1BW
Phone: 01268522227
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Mark Davey left this review about The Watermill

Oh dear. I had the misfortune to stay at the Premier Inn located next to the Watermill twice this month. Although the hotel is of the usual Premier Inn standard, nice clean comfortable beds and decent rooms, the pub/eatery next door is woefull. The staff seem to have little idea what they are doing, the food is mediocre and to cap it all, they have no idea how to keep beer. Along side the line of chrome taps selling various lagers, ciders and keg GK IPA, there is a lone London Pride pump. I'm pretty sure that firstly thier real ale turnover is tiny, judging by what the other punters were drinking. Secondly, by thier own admission, the staff do not know how to keep and serve proper beer. On my two visits, the Pride was like dish water and I refused to touch it. If you are looking for real ale, this is not your pub.

On 28th September 2013 - rating: 3
[User has posted 292 recommendations about 276 pubs]

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Map location corrected by elizabeth mcgraw
Pitsea, 1.93 miles, 37 min walk (show)
Basildon, 2.44 miles, 47 min walk (show)
Wickford, 3.44 miles, 1 hr 6 min walk (show)
Latest updates View all updates for The Watermill, Basildon
28th Sep 2013, 14:12
Review submitted by Mark Davey
 
30th Jul 2012, 16:13
Picture submitted by Philip Carter approved

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  • Hot Food : Yes last updated 28 September 2013 by Moby Duck
  • Real Ale : Yes last updated 28 September 2013 by Moby Duck
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