We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
About
Willilamsburg's favorite scratch bakery and restaurant for 25 years! Now located at 135 Colony Square by the Habitat for Humanity ReStore. Serving breakfast and lunch daily 8AM-4PM, 3 PM on Sundays, our bakery counter is open until 6PM Monday-Saturday, 4 PM on Sundays.
PRICE RANGE
$6 - $12
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups
FEATURES
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Free Wifi
Reviews (385)
Filter reviews
385 results
Traveler rating
209
128
32
7
9
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
209
128
32
7
9
Show reviews that mention
All reviews lunch carrot cake brunswick stew sandwiches salad ham turkey wrap tuna melt key lime pie eggs benedict cole slaw burger jamestown settlement lemon bar save room for dessert james river williamsburg area
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very expensive simple food in a very I decorated country atmosphere. We had a trainee waitress and it was obvious. Agree little old lady place to meet.

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed March 5, 2020 via mobile

Best carrot cake anywhere, Great place to have lunch soup and sandwich good selection of beers but the real reason to go is for the desserts

Date of visit: March 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed February 19, 2020

My husband bought me a small Carrot Cake for Valentines Day because I don't eat candy.The cake was absolutely beautiful however the icing on the cake was as thick as the cake which was a little dissapointing.The icing was on so thick overpowered the cake.The...taste of the acutal carrot cake was really good after I scrapped off about two thirds off the icing which really did not leave much cake at all.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed February 18, 2020 via mobile

We ate Sunday Brunch at Carrot Tree and all of the family member's loved the service as well as the food. We left full with leftovers. Food was fresh as well as tasty. Also, loved choices from the bakery.

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed February 14, 2020

When you think you have had enough breakfast and Sunday brunch meals at the numerous breakfast shops in the Williamsburg area, try Carrot tree kitchen instead. You will not be disappointed. I ordered the breakfast sandwich (croissant with sausage and egg) with cheese grits. The...sandwich did not leave a greasy after taste which I have experienced in other like sandwiches in other restaurants. Carrot Tree, in my opinion is the healthy breakfast alternative.More

Date of visit: February 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed January 28, 2020

Went to carrot tree for the first time for lunch. Very friendly staff. Menu had alot of variety. Spinach wrap with tuna was very fresh. Had to take 1/2 home. Our group of 11 all tried something different. The desserts are to die for. Make...sure you stop at bakery on the way out.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed December 10, 2019 via mobile

We enjoyed both the service and food at lunchtime. Took several pastries for the airplane ride home and enjoyed every bite.

Date of visit: December 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed November 30, 2019 via mobile

This is certainly an enjoyable review to write. We were looking for your standard fast food fare when I pulled into this non-assuming strip mall like location. I simply uttered, “whatever we find is what we are going to eat”. Enter Carrot Tree! We were...greeted by a smiling and jovial hostess on this Black Friday morning and I should’ve known then how wonderful this experience would be. My daughters both found something on the menu that was appealing! The one ordered plain crepe and the other a wonderful sandwich that taste just as good as it looked. The food was fresh and prepared with obvious intentional care. It far exceeded my expectations and was readable priced. Of course we tried carrot cake and it too was phenomenal! We are going to visit again today and I will see if I can savor the food long enough to take some pictures.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?
Reviewed November 5, 2019 via mobile

Chickhominy House 1 block up the street, but biscuits and ham totally different. Carrot Tree bakes theirs brown with lots of butter, while CH serves theirs plain more like Williamsburg historic area. My wife had a spinach salad with chicken salad which was good. SPECIAL...MENTION, best Brunswick Stew in Williamsburg bar none! Didn't have room for dessert, but the people beside us had their renown carrot combination cake and they said it was fantastic.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed November 3, 2019

My local friends took me to lunch here; it was lovely. The menu has a nice variety of options, from a huge club sandwich to soup, salad, quiche, and even crepes, to the tasty veggie burger I chose. The portions were so generous that we...didn't have room for their famous desserts. The restaurant is clean, lots of light, and the tables are well spaced, not crowded; you can hold a conversation during the meal.More

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?1  
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
DoubleTree by Hilton Williamsburg
1,938 reviews
4.20 miles away
Family Inns of America Williamsburg
28 reviews
4.18 miles away
Holiday Inn Express Williamsburg Busch Gardens Area
204 reviews
4.04 miles away
Kingsmill Resort
2,404 reviews
4.17 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Old Chickahominy House
581 reviews
.19 miles away
Spice Palace Indian Restaurant
88 reviews
.50 miles away
Craft 31
336 reviews
.98 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Saint Bede Catholic Church
102 reviews
1.44 miles away
Williamsburg Winery
896 reviews
1.65 miles away
Muscarelle Museum of Art
97 reviews
1.52 miles away
Veterans Park
29 reviews
1.76 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
MAVout
May 12, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from ellens282 | Reviewed this property |
The Carrot Tree offered high tea in afternoons earlier this year. They were popular and reservations were necessary. I would suggest, as others have, that you call, discuss possible selections and reserve, if necessary.
1
Vote
Philip S
October 31, 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from 498graemep | Reviewed this property |
It depends on the size - there are several.
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing