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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 167 Restaurants in Sanford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American, German
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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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English first
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Rainy, cold Monday - playing hooky from work with my husband - where to go - Willow Tree! Fortunately, they recently started opening on Monday - great beer - great schnitzel - AMAZING black forest cake - and we tried the Bee Sting cake, which BLEW MY MIND!!! Make sure to take a trip to the Market around the corner... More 

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DeLand, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

OMG the place was so fun, music, large variety of beer and very good German food. We had a group of 15, and we sat near the band. Larger parties will need reservations, I left around 8pm and the restaurant was full inside and outside.

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Winter Park, Florida
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

You better come with an empty stomach, because when you leave, you will be stuffed. This spot is a semi-regular place a bunch of friends and I like to go to for special occasions. This place features some of the best German food in the state, and amazing atmosphere to boot! The King's Feast is a favorite of my group.... More 

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Ruckersville, Virginia, United States
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55 reviews 55 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Probst! Do not miss this place. Haven't had so much fun in years. Remember the chicken dance? Learn the fast food polka! Great entertainment weekly but call ahead for details and reservations. much fun will be had by all. Wonderful beer list. Ticatocka, ticatoka, oi,oi,oi,Wundebar ! Or something like that. Go hungry, and thirsty.

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Sanford, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This German restaurant is the main attraction in downtown Sanford, with the best ever selection of European beers and foods. The menu has many excellent choices at reasonable prices. My favorite is the Schnitzel, German potato salad, Spatzle with Rahm sauce. A good sausage sampler is the Kaiser Wust Teller, with three different sausages. The Red cabbage is great. This... More 

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florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Set in pretty German surroundings, you couldn't ask for better. The service was great considering we were a large group. The appetizers came promptly, the wait staff were all smiles as they helped us decide on entrees. Everyone was pleased with their dinners and thrilled with the entertainment. The "two man band" kept us laughing and singing all night, making... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Great German favorites and wonderful service. I would highly recommend this wonderful restaurant. if the weather is nice, sit outside.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We came here the day after Thanksgiving for a little shopping and food. We were only going to order appetizers so we settled on the imported German pretzel and homemade potato pancakes. Both were amazing. The pretzel was crispy on the outside and fluffy on the inside. The "cheese ball" spread on the side was delicious as well as the... More 

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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

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

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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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
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: American, German

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