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Hollerbach Willow Tree Cafe

205 E First St, Sanford, FL 32771
407-321-2204
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Ranked #1 of 163 Restaurants in Sanford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American, German
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Saint Simons Island, Georgia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

We saw the Trip Advisor ratings for this restaurant and heard from friends thar it was great, so we tried it. Boy, we're we glad we did! The giant pretzel appetizer was delicious as were our meals! Two of us ate the brat plates (you choose from five varities), and my husband had the Reubenstein (German version of a Reuben... More

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Lake Wales, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014 NEW

For a taste of good German food, you'll find it here. Food is always fresh and your plate is stacked. A bit pricey, but for the quality it's ok. The owner is always there to talk to, and the staff is just as friendly

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Orlando, Florida, USA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Great lunch. Wiener schnitzel was great. Best I have had since visiting Germany. Apple pie was loaded with apples.

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Mount Dora, Florida
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

This place has our favorite German food in Lake and Seminole County. The food is good, and the location is in a charming part of Sanford (not a town noted for its charm), in the historic district and near a marina.

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Enterprise, FL
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63 reviews 63 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Theo's, as we call it for the owner, is well-known for excellent German food and beer. And even if you're not partial to German food, you'll find something to your liking here because it's all done well. Very friendly atmosphere that can rock with music inside, be a serene street café outside, or a chummy bar for brews generally not... More

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Palm Coast, FL
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

My golfing buddies and I made Tee Times near the Willow Tree Cafe so we could easily find our way there following our round of golf. All three of us loved the atmosphere, the service, the food and the scrumptious desserts. Sauerbraten is the favorite for my buddies. Matter of fact they each ordered one to take home to the... More

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Casselberry, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

If you love authentic, German food, beer, atmosphere and nightly entertainment, then you MUST visit The Willow Tree! Wonderful expansive menu, with all the traditional German food, even the waiters and waitresses don German attire, with that great hospitality to boot! Speaking of boot, Das Boot is also available! You simply cannot miss out on this experience with the festive... More

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New Smyrna Beach, FL
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Came in for lunch on a Sunday at about 11:45am. First impression upon arrival was this place is DIRTY. Opened the menu and it was soaked with sticky liquid and a long piece of black hair stuck in the liquid. Looked at the glass separating the outdoor area and the inside and it was coated in greasy hand-prints and marks... More

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Ormond Beach, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

one of my favorite places to eat and drink. If it was'nt 50 miles away I would go more often. As usual the food was great and lots of it. The employees are always friendly competent. went there and met family, 15 of us altogether. Great place to go for dinner or just a good German beer.

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Lake Wales, Florida
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95 reviews 95 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

What a wonderful place for a meal! Not a fancy place....but a place for great German food. The rouladen is wonderful and the sausage platters are beyond great. Good red cabbage and some potato cakes make the meal perfect. The ginger peach tree is unique and good. Good service.

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Additional Information about Hollerbach Willow Tree Cafe

Address: 205 E First St, Sanford, FL 32771
Phone Number: 407-321-2204
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Sanford
Cuisine: American, German

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