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Willow Tree Cafe

$$ - $$$
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
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274 Rouse St., Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372 , Australia
+61 2 6736 2135
07:30 - 15:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 07:30 - 12:00
Mon - Tue 07:30 - 15:30
Thu - Fri 07:30 - 15:30
Sat 07:30 - 14:00
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Warwick, Australia
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We always stop at this café as the coffee is always great. Combined with their freshly made cakes and pastries we always aim to be there for morning tea. Vanilla slice is fabulous - again made in house

Thank Meryl S
Level Contributor
36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great little spot to stop and have breakfast. Very cosy and friendly courteous staff. Family friendly. Servings are huge and super tasty. Coffee is hot and we'll made. I definitely recommend this place.

Thank jamiecracker
Level Contributor
24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

The outdoor table for our family was quite pleasant. All our meals were enjoyable & generous in size & the coffee was great. Unfortunately, we waited 45 minutes for our food to arrive, which was frustrating as we had a very long drive ahead. The waitress was efficient & friendly. Suggest you ask for a time frame if you are... More 

Thank Robyn W
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44 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I always stop in at this cafe for a recharge. They serve Merlo Coffee which is one of my Coffee choices. The girls are always super friendly & good for a chat about local happenings. The cakes, slices & biscuits are all home made & invariably you will walk away fulfilled. Sit a while either inside the shop or enjoy... More 

Thank Elizabeth A
Newcastle, Australia
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for breakfast on trip up north and enjoyed it so much we stopped again coming back home. The young couple running the cafe do an amazing job, was very busy on Sunday of the long weekend and they powered on still providing awesome service to all. Breakfast was delicious and they have such a good selection to... More 

1 Thank masgreen
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Lunch time stop on the way from Armidale back to Brisbane, staff were really helpful & friendly. Food was plentiful and tasty. Dessert & sweets were tempting too, lovely vanilla slice.

1 Thank John M
Gold Coast, Australia
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We both had very well made latte Then both had Bacon & Egg Rolls Super tasty with friendly service and nice atmosphere Definitely worth the stop over on way thru Or if Ur a local Good menu choices & quality venue

Thank Philip M
Ballina, Australia
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is a regular stop for us either on our way to and from family. The food and coffee are both really wort stopping for. The service is always prompt and friendly.

Thank Duncan W
Brisbane Region, Australia
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Stopped for coffee here on our way to Sydney. Right on the main street so easy to find and easy parking. Sat outside in lovely winter sunshine. Service was great and the coffee (decaf flat white) was very good, well flavoured and very hot (as requested - I don't like luke warm coffee). OH had a HUGE iced coffee, he... More 

Thank Susan G
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very busy Sunday morning, cafe was full, lovely owner was doing the best he could, but could of done with some extra help. Coffee was magic! Worth the wait! Breakfast was delicious so all was worth it! Bring a morning paper just in case . Excellent quality great range of food choices.

Thank Spins74

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Australian, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 12:00
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 274 Rouse St., Tenterfield, New South Wales 2372, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Tenterfield
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6736 2135

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?