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The Willow Tree

29 High Street, Cambridge CB23 2SQ, England
+44 1954 719775
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, European, British, Soups, International, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
29 High Street, Cambridge CB23 2SQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Willow Tree has always been said to be a ‘great place to try’ in the Cambridgeshire area ... so we did. I went with a friend for her birthday expecting a fantastic time. Service was slow as the bar staff said she was hungover....More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The experience was based on Wonderland with a themed 5 course meal, WOW, was the food lovely, each course was different but with imagination and taste, just the right amount each time and served delightfully by the staff at decent amounts of time to chat...More

Thank Ninettedevalois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A big thank you to all the staff for a fabulous xmas day lunch....superb food and excellent service made for truely wonderful occasion

1  Thank bigkev1
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

We ate here on a busy Saturday night, we hadn’t booked but happily waited for a table. Definitely worth the wait, food was delicious and service fab! This place has so much character and charm. Gorgeous cocktails too. Can’t wait to visit again and also...More

Thank Lauren121212
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Met up with some chums. Location ideal to minimise travelling for all. The welcome and service was good and an open fire nearby kept us warm. I ordered roast beef which was tender and it was served with Yorkshire pudding and vegetables. The size of...More

Thank MikeSmith2014
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We booked the Willow for a joint birthday come pre Christmas get together for family ( 8) Despite the bad weather , very snowy we drove nearly 10 miles to get there at 2.45pm. We were told they had been expecting 70 covers that day...More

3  Thank mandyhandscombe
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Came here for a romantic dinner. Food was excellent and service 5 star. Highly recommended and i loved the decor.

Thank Geo3456
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We were in a pre-wedding party of 28 on a Friday evening. Unfortunately due to a miscommunication we arrived between 7:30 and 8, only to be told we had missed our slot for kitchen service. There was a large party in the tepee outside and...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Nice setting, well decorated and first impressions were good. However, the service was slow, the food when it arrived was, if I'm being generous was tepid, if I'm being unkind, it was cold, actually, it was cold - we were not the only table to...More

Thank michael_d_brown
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Slightly disappointed today. Many items on the menu were not available...choice of deserts were minimal...Capuccino warm and so was the hot chocolate (warm). I accept that when you are busy you do run out of popular items but maybe have reserves?? Wine was good though......More

Thank J777TES
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 High Street, Cambridge CB23 2SQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1954 719775
  • E-mail
The Willow Tree plays host to fine dining, entertainment, and wondrous event possibilities. This is a fairy tale venue for all seasons with meadows, garden, tree swings & tipi. The vibrant & diverse dining menu changes with the seasons to ensure ingredients are as fresh & local as can be. Happy Ever After Dining.
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