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The Willow Tree

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
14 Durngate Terrace, Winchester SO23 8QX, England
+44 1962 877255
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
“cheeseburger” (3 reviews)
“beef” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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LOCATION
14 Durngate Terrace, Winchester SO23 8QX, England
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1 - 10 of 221 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

First impressions very good. Lovely building, nice atmosphere inside. We were shown to our table which was so hemmed in by the table next to it (which was occupied and people eating) and an arch on the other side that we couldn't pull the chairs...More

1  Thank TheManor4
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

I am sorry to hear this, Sunday was very busy and there was a wait on service between 1pm and 2.30pm as I remember. We always tailor the food if people ask, for example leaving red cabbage off the plate, well done beef, no gravy,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place - had Sunday roast with family - meals were fantastic and service from the young staff members was also fantastic. Highly recommended - will come again

Thank T0nyT1
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thankyou for your kind words, I know they read these, they will chuffed ! Julian

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The four of us had an excellent dinner in this pretty pub. The service was charming.Would thoroughly reccommend it.

Thank Mike C
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thankyou very much , we look forward to you visiting us again ! Julian

Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely pub in the heart of Winchester that serves a great roast. Staff were very attentive, the food came really quickly and the atmosphere was very friendly.

Thank Rushetto
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thankyou for your lovely review, its great to hear ! Julian

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived in the area for years just seemed to miss this place & glad I have now found it, great little gem of a place, with a good simple but tasty menu & a great ambiance to the place, good to see a pub...More

Thank Wendy j
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thankyou very much, a lovely review and much appreciated ! Julian

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nine of us returned to the Willow Tree for another reunion of old school pals. As previously I contacted Julian who made our booking of a table simple and easy. On the night we received a warm welcome from the staff and , after a...More

Thank kkirby47
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou Keith for your kind words, it's a testament to my wonderful staff ! look forward to seeing you again Julian

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ate here mid week, Pork T bone steak with ham hock hash and Spanish seafood stew. Definitely a cut above your average 'pub grub', good value. Often pop in for a quick drink, but we'll be eating there again. It's a great little pub, with...More

Thank Sharron B
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this, it makes us all very happy to hear ! best Julian

Reviewed 15 January 2018

Lovely cozy pub short walk out of town and close to the Premier Inn. Well kept beer and friendly staff, the fire was relit as we arrived late afternoon and we felt very comfortable.

Thank holidayfish
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wonderful to hear thankyou ! Julian

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Ad hoc lunch on Saturday. Discovered they have a new menu. Lovely Mediteranian fish stew and a butternut squash vegan dish. Friendly and efficient service as usual.

Thank DianaChristopher
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great to hear, our menu is ever changing so please do come again and we'll see if we can coax a 5 star review from you ;) Julian

Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Met friends for lunch and was pleasantly surprised once inside. The welcome was warm and friendly, decor was cosy and service good. The menu is not extensive but interesting. I had the bavette steak which is the butchers cut and this can sometimes be tough....More

Thank weekteuchter
halethekale, Owner at The Willow Tree, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thankyou for your review, I'll look into the wine pricing but I'm guessing that was 250ml of Nieto Malbec ? Glad you enjoyed the steak ! Best Julian

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Marion D
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Response from Goodfoodknight | Reviewed this property |
In short no but there is a large public car park pay and display across the road.
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cas0ss
1 August 2016|
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Response from Fern P | Reviewed this property |
They do have a small parking area, however there is a big public car park literally opposite which I believe has disabled parking as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 28
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Durngate Terrace, Winchester SO23 8QX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 877255
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