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The Three Willows

) #1 of 5 Restaurants in Birchanger $$ - $$$ , British,
327 Birchanger Lane, Birchanger CM23 5QR, England
+44 1279 815913
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“battered cod” (4 reviews)
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
327 Birchanger Lane, Birchanger CM23 5QR, England
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1 - 10 of 340 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in early evening with no booking and found all fully booked. It was suggested that we take our drinks into the very nice garden area whilst the Landlord, tried to see if anything could be done to give us a table. Five mins...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time visitor to this pub restaurant, chosen for its midpoint location between friends who live elsewhere in the country. Professionally run and well organised we were greeted on arrival and shown to our table, which had been duly reserved following our friends reservation. Seated...More

Thank Escape-overseas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a family Sunday lunch here and were able to choose from both a fish menu and the standard Sunday menu. There was a good choice of food and the portions were large. Service was quick and efficient, and the price average for the...More

Thank missdixon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The three willows is a lovely country pub. It has a decent size car park. It has 2 bars. It serves good food at food prices and always cooked very nicely. I would highly recommend this pub to anyone.

1  Thank wjthomas012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Parked in the services I changed my mind and looked on trip advisor to find an alternative for a break in my journey Found Three Willows was just round the corner so swapped KFC for a really friendly pub Good choice with the squid rings...More

1  Thank FleetRacer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped of here to kill sometime as staying in a hotel nearby,warm welcome,good prices for drinks and a nice beer garden at rear.

1  Thank Simon J
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Just enjoyed a lovely meal here with my partner. The staff were all very attentive and extremely helpful. I had the chicken supreme and my partner had the gammon steak both of which were thoroughly enjoyable and very well cooked. Would love to com back...More

2  Thank Gitte316
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Lovely atmosphere and very attentive staff. We had the battered haddock and chips wasn't just good it was stunning. Highly recommended.

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

My Partner and I visited the three willows the other evening. The starter and main course were good quality traditional pub food with lovely fresh fish selection. However on finishing our mains the plates were taken away. We were not offered dessert menus, so waited...More

3  Thank Aaron T
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

we went this week to the three willows for lunch and had Thai crab fish cakes, they were absolutely dreadful , over cooked and very over priced for three tiny round balls, just a couple of green leaves, didn't even look very appealing, they were...More

2  Thank janred18
John T, Owner at The Three Willows, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your meal here at The Three Willows however, unfortunately, I am not surprised by your review. It was obvious to begin with when you walked through the door that you were unhappy, this is due...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Sheri W
Are babies welcome and do you have high chsirs
18 January 2017|
Response from John T | Property representative |
Yes children are very welcome and we have high chairs available. Kind regards Dan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Birchanger Lane, Birchanger CM23 5QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Birchanger
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 815913
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