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Laurel Tree Restaurant

18956 N Fm 187, Utopia, TX
830-966-5444
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Overview
  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“soup” (13 reviews)
“lamb chops” (4 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
French, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
18956 N Fm 187, Utopia, TX
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The menu for the night included a choice of Halibut or quail. The halibut that my wife chose was way overcooked and dry. The quail was OK, but could have been a little more off the bone. Accompanying vegetables looked cute, but big carrots that...More

Thank Rod J
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Laurel Tree is such a feast fir the eyes. The decor and grounds are impeccably done. The restaurant area is not crowded which unappreciated. The wait staff know how t make a diner feel special. Our every need was attended to with friendliness and efficiency....More

Thank Karen V
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Wow! The food was amazing, the waitstaff was beyond excellent, and the building and grounds were screaming for pictures. Some of the best service I've had ever! You must reserve in advance but it's so worth the wait! They even have a treehouse that can...More

Thank SnargyBoy
Reviewed 11 July 2017

A wonderful magical atmosphere! And spectacular food that is Yummy to the Tummy! We have eaten lunch & dinner here, for Mother's Day, Birthdays a family outings!

Thank LeAnnSharp
Reviewed 11 July 2017

French country cuisine in the hill country. limited open times aside make a reservation you will not be disappointed the menu varies. everything is fresh the tree house is awesome. book an event here

Thank simswp
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Had an unbelievable fantastic dinning experience at the Tree House located in the 450 year old Laurel Tree out side The Laurel Tree Restaurant in Utopia, Texas. Every part of the Five course lunch was exceptional prepared and delicious. An experience to remember. Staff and...More

Thank E3476VMrogerm
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place from the time front gate to the back of property. Fields full of poppies and the restaurant was beautifully decorated. Food was very good. It was a bit expensive- $30 each at lunch but the whole experience was worth it. Nice drive through...More

Thank srvtx
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Trained in France, working at top restaurants in France, then leaving France, but still loving France, the Chef Owner, Laurel Waters, brought all that she loved about that country to the green hills of Utopia where she opened her own restaurant—a European styled "Guest Table"—which...More

1  Thank Mama_Chat
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Thanks again Laurel and the lovely ladies at the Laurel Tree. Consistently inventive menus, well presented food and great service. Ashley was our server and paced the meal very well. We always are guaranteed a great dining experience at the Laurel Tree for either lunch...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 5 March 2017

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit here! I have been overseas and this def has an authentic French feel. Laurel is an amazing chef and her staff is all extremely professional and polite.

Thank Skye R
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4 May 2017|
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Response from brad4226 | Reviewed this property |
The Treehouse is a $300 fee and usually requires 6 months advance reservation. The $300 is not refundable. Call early or you won't get in. The Treehouse sets up to 6 guests. The cost of the meal and gratuity is... More
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Response from robinm910 | Reviewed this property |
Only open on Saturdays. Reservations are required they book up quickly. Absolutely worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 23:00
Monday
10:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:00
Thursday
10:30 - 23:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18956 N Fm 187, Utopia, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Utopia
  • Phone Number: 830-966-5444
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