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Willows Coffee Shop & Restaurant

12 - 14 St John's Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
01738441175
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Ranked #33 of 174 Restaurants in Perth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $24
Hours:
Sun 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Mon - Thu 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Scottish, British, Brasserie, Café
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Willows is a coffee shop and restaurant which is here for people of all ages who want somewhere to come and relax. Our friendly efficient staff will serve you a wide variety of food and the highest quality of coffee. Unlike other coffee shops, we offer superior table service. And unlike other restaurants you can sit for as long as you like with a coffee and do what you feel like doing, catching up with friends, reading the free newspaper or browsing the internet with our free Wi-Fi.We have a separate dinner menu which is served Friday and Saturday evenings. Come along and enjoy excellent food freshly cooked in our relaxing surroundings.
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

I can't really fault Willows, the food's good, the coffee's lovely and the staff couldn't be more helpful. And there's wifi!! Great local and Scottish photos on the wall too.

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

There were 4 adults and 2 young children at the table. We were looked after by very friendly staff, the restaurant was very busy if you have a large party id advise booking a table. There was space at the door for prams and they provided us with highchairs. The food was Delicious! we had breakfast rolls & paninis i... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I have my morn coffee & catch up with my boss every morn in Willows! ️️Grt coffee & lovely staff .I always look forward to my morn coffee as can't get a nicer friendly place to go in Perth :)

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Visited on new years eve for coffee and scones the scones were enormous full of fruit also had a great selection of cakes scones etc lovely coffee although busy service was quick nearby table were having a meal and portions were huge and looked tasty would certainly return if back up in Perth again

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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Visited on very busy Saturday after Christmas with my wife and inlaws. Paid a visit to gent's loo; dreadful - toilet tissue everywhere, broken toilet seat on sodden floor and unclean. Waitress very friendly but she didn't know what the specials were and had to check - even though we could see and read the board from our table. However,... More 

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Perth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 via mobile

Great food. Excellent service and lovely background entertainment. Definitely well worth a visit and we will definitely be back.

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We were enticed in by staff whilst we read the outside Menu. The guy advised that you should judge a resturaunt by how busy it is and pointed out how full they were. He was right! They were busy because the service and food was exellent. My pot of tea (made with loose tea) gave me 4 cups, the pea... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Staff efficient and friendly. Serves was good food was ok . Wife said she had to much filling in her baguette. I actually think they could do with taking 2 or 3 tables away to create more room and a wee bit less noise.

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Perth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014 via mobile

We had pre booked the set menus.The first thing that we noticed was how dimmed lighting and candles had transformed the atmosphere creating a real feeling of ambience.the service was excellent and the food very good and representing extremely good value.It is also convenient for visiting the nearby Theatre.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Visited recently and opted for the willows special sandwich - seeded bread filled with egg hot smoked salmon and creme fraiche, would have thought that at over £6 they could have been a whole lot more generous with the filling! This seemed to amount to a smearing of creme fraiche a sprinkling of salmon and two chunks of boiled egg... More 

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Additional Information about Willows Coffee Shop & Restaurant

Address: 12 - 14 St John's Place, Perth PH1 5SZ, Scotland
Phone Number: 01738441175
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Perth and Kinross  >  Perth
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:30 am - 6:30 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 6:30 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 24
Cuisine: Scottish, British, Brasserie, Café

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