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The Willow Tree

Glen Road | Palnackie, Castle Douglas DG7 1PH, Scotland
+44 1556 00092
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“sea bass” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 am - 4:00 pmAll hours
CUISINES
British, Scottish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Glen Road | Palnackie, Castle Douglas DG7 1PH, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 95 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We are on a walking holiday in Colvend and booked to celebrate 2 in the party of 13s 70th birthday. From the moment we walked in we were made to feel welcome and the orders were taken promptly and with great efficiency by the waitress....More

Thank Gavin G
Reviewed June 10, 2017

Quite a surprising little place to find in this area - a bit cafe style in appearance but not cafe style food. I had scallops which were very well cooked and tasty. I then had the sea bass with prawns and mussels - a very...More

Thank Inalltheworld
Reviewed May 7, 2017

Loved the whole atmosphere here. Comfortable, clean. Waitresses were pleasant and attentive. Great choice of meals

Thank soljake
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Had a really nice meal here on Easter Sunday. The creme egg cheesecake was a great Easter addition. Reasonable prices and ample free parking outside. Booking essential as the place was very busy.

Thank myshgsh1
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Went for a birthday celebration meal. Great food and good price. Everyone enjoyed what they had. Thanks Clare and family

Thank crusher68
Reviewed April 7, 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our mea. The ambiance was good, service excellent and the food very enjoyable. Wild garlic bread was a highlight as was the blue cheese pannacotta. Well worth a visit.

Thank Audson1
Reviewed December 19, 2016

We stayed in Castle Douglas for three nights and opted to spend Saturday night at The Willow Tree as it looked like it did rather more 'high-end' food than was available elsewhere. We booked online and received a call back the following morning saying they...More

1  Thank Pikex2
Reviewed October 31, 2016

We visit the area regularly but have been unable to get a table at the Willow Tree numerous times as it is always booked up. We booked early this time to avoid disappointment, and can see why it's as popular as it is. The food...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Great little place in a very small town, the quality of the food is amazing and the service was equally as good, thank you for a lovely dinner.

Thank Matty19911
Reviewed October 2, 2016

This small restaurant was a such a surprise -Sunday lunch absolutely spot on. Breakfast - ooh what black pudding, haggis,potatoes scone and best of all mushrooms that were the best I have ever had. Evening meal oooh joy sea bass and prawn chowder yummy ....More

Thank mark h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Glen Road | Palnackie, Castle Douglas DG7 1PH, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Dumfries and Galloway  >  Castle Douglas
  • Phone Number: +44 1556 00092
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Description
Serving freshly cooked breakfasts and lunches 6 days a week Tuesday to sunday 10-4 with fine dining evening meals Friday - sunday 5-late.
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