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Willows British Tea Room

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461 Harrison Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401
(850) 747-1004
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Monday
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Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations

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  • 21
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A bit of England!

We love this place. Service can be slow, but food is excellent as well as ambiance. We especially enjoy the Ploughman's lunch with cheese and salad. Of course, the Afternoon Tea is great with finger sandwiches, scones, desserts. mmmmm

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 4, 2015
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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Came into meet with friends. I had the green tea mint tea. It was perfect for a hot day. It was very refreshing. I got talked in to having the Bangers and Mash. Real Irish sausages. This was perfect to go with the tea. The owner is English which made the time feel like we left PC and went to... More 

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Panama City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Staff here are wonderful. They take the time to answer your questions and make you feel at home. Love this place.

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Florida
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We love this place. Service can be slow, but food is excellent as well as ambiance. We especially enjoy the Ploughman's lunch with cheese and salad. Of course, the Afternoon Tea is great with finger sandwiches, scones, desserts. mmmmm

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Quaint, clean, friendly, delicious, and most importantly -- it makes one feel like they have been transported to another place. Take your time and enjoy. Put the phone down and chat with your friends and family.

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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Anytime I want to just relax and drive away stress, this is where I go. The British idea of afternoon tea is a habit I've been happy to pick up. The menu is limited, but that's ok. The food for the most part is pretty good. Having been to England, the food is generally a bit "unseasoned" as a norm,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

Willows is a tradition in our family. My teen-age daughters and I love to stop in for Saturday lunch & then do a little antique shopping nearby. We have taken my mother with us as well and it's always a special time. I love the English salad topped with chicken salad & scones with clotted cream and jam for dessert.... More 

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Panama City Beach, Florida
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Service was slow... very, very slow. Lamb Stew was flavorless ... was more like a Soup than a Stew. Soda Bread tasted like week old bread, reheated in a microwave. Totally UN-appetizing . Only good part of our visit: a cup of Lady Grey Tea.

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Panama City, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I love the food, the staff makes you feel very welcome. It has become a tradition in my family to take everyone there when they visit. Good place for lunch as well.

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Deep River, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

After a satisfying surfeit of seafood by the seashore, Italian lunches, and hearty breakfasts with a double side of Southern hospitality, it was a refreshing change to visit Willows. As mentioned in other reviews, the dining area was light, spacious and "British". The menu was a little different, with offerings such as unusual teas, Bangers & Mash, Ploughman's Lunch and... More 

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Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

A tea room which replicates the real thing in Britain. great service and choices of all day lunches, snacks and "Light Bites", sandwiches and properly made teas - they provide a small sand hour glass set to let you know when the tea is ready. A great experience I would recommend to anyone especially those Brits visiting the area. They... More 

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Additional Information about Willows British Tea Room

Address: 461 Harrison Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401
Phone Number: (850) 747-1004
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 8 - 15

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 461 Harrison Avenue, Panama City, FL 32401
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City
  • Phone Number: (850) 747-1004

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 15
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 7:00 pm

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