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The Willow Tree

) #4 of 208 Restaurants in Taunton €€€€, British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
3 Tower Lane, Taunton TA1 4AR, England
+44 1823 352835
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
3 Tower Lane, Taunton TA1 4AR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for my birthday treat. Best food I have had in ages and very reasonable price. Attentive service and nice atmosphere

Thank Phil D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here recently with friends. Excellent 3 course set menu with just the right amount of choice. Each course we had was met with universal agreement about the freshness and taste. The smoked salmon tart that I had was first class but my lamb...More

1  Thank ThemaceSomerset
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a very special restaurant both the food and staff are first class.I have past this restaurant many times and now i wish i had gone in sooner

1  Thank ascanlon35
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely evening in this gem of a restaurant that is tucked down by the river. I had walked past it so many times during my college years it was great to finally go inside! Friendly waiting staff who were there when needed but...More

1  Thank EmilyBeee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Because TripAdvisor won't let me rate 6 star,welcome ,service,food,presentation and taste were all exceptional,if you haven't been here, book it for your next special celebration ,you will not be disappointed , and it will be the best food you ever have in Taunton, as far...More

1  Thank chefcruiser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard great things about the food at The Willow Tree but unfortunately I didn't get to sample any and after my experience at the restaurant I won't be going back to find out. We had booked an early 6.30pm dinner and when we...More

32  Thank exchef1977
RitaRambellas, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this review

Ever heard of common sense and courtesy? Now that's not quite how it happened, is it, 'ExChef'. Having booked no less than seven weeks in advance, your group of three did indeed arrive at 6.30pm (our opening time) and you were, as you say, greeted...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Great service from the bar staff. Decent pub with a reasonable value and quality carvery but great that you can still order some decent options from the menu. We only popped in here whilst away by chance but were given a very warm welcome. Would...More

2  Thank WylieDW
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This small, smart resturant is in a quiet backwater of Taunton. The service and food are both outstanding. The food is certainly what would be considered 'fine dining' and is based on excellent fresh ingredients. Everything we had was beautifully cooked and well flavoured, and...More

Thank WestCountryFoodie
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Fabulous meal. Fantastic food and excellent service as always. Thank for a perfect evening. Great place for a special occasion or just a treat because you deserve it!

Thank Samantha N
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We visited The Willlow Tree for the first time last night for our wedding anniversary. We have wanted to go for some time and have heard from friends it was wonderful. We weren't disappointed. The food was beautifully presented and delicious. Yes it's more expensive...More

Thank kiwichick02
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Could I get a voucher?it's for someone who would love to eat with you
20 December 2016|
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Response from Sallebmar | Property representative |
Apologies Jcmac1 We do not sell gift vouchers.
Hi, Am trying to arrange a 70th birthday celebration lunch. Can you accommodate a wheelchair bound guest?
10 January 2016|
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Hi, Do you deliver meals please? Beth.
15 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$43
British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Tower Lane, Taunton TA1 4AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Somerset  >  Taunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1823 352835
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