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4.6 (869) $$$$ $$$$ Modern, New England


Summary: New England flavors, historic mill setting.

Millwright's offers a unique dining experience where comfort meets complexity in a charming, historic mill setting. Diners can enjoy innovative dishes like seared scallops in deconstructed corn chowder or veal sweetbreads in absinthe broth, all crafted with locally-sourced New England ingredients. The restaurant's elegant dining room boasts a stunning view of a waterfall, providing a beautiful backdrop for an unforgettable meal. Whether you're seated in the formal upstairs area with its vaulted wood ceiling and seasonal menu or in the more casual 1680 Tavern downstairs, Millwright's promises a culinary adventure that respects tradition while embracing modern creativity. With an emphasis on finesse and a seasonally shifting menu, guests can indulge in everything from pork porterhouse with rhubarb compote to a playful dessert of toasted fluff with peanut butter roulade. The Tavern extends the experience with creative cocktails and sophisticated small plates, ensuring that Millwright's is not just a meal, but a destination.


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77 West St, Simsbury, CT 06070

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