The Willow Tree
The Willow Tree is a relaxed & independent unique dining & drinks venue for all seasons with charming restaurant, al fresco dining terrace, meadows, tree swings & a giant tipi set up for private dining celebrations. You can join us for lunch, dinner or drinks Wednesday to Sunday (Tuesdays too in Nov & Dec).
We are excited to bring you a fresh & flavoursome seasonal menu, with an Italian twist, created from fresh ingredients that are as lovely, kind & local as can be. From sharing boards & starters through to speciality main courses & burgers, this diverse menu offers something for everyone in the family or group. There is a wide selection of gluten free dishes, several creative vegan options, and a winning children’s menu. We also serve a scrumptious roast every Sunday with options including beef, chicken, and vegetarian.
We are proud to have been selected for The Michelin UK Restaurant Guide 2019 (sixth consecutive year), awarded No.2 restaurant in Cambridge by Bookatable & Michelin 2018, and featured in The Sunday Times as a local hot spot. We hope you will join us soon.
Special Menu By Pre Order Only
Nov 26th - Dec 29th
Festive Menu available for groups large or small Tuesday to Sunday by pre order and reservation only. Open fires, fairy lights, candles and relaxed ambience, make The Willow Tree a perfect choice for your festive celebration. Please note we are closed on Christmas Day this year, sorry.
The Willow Tree is a fairytale wedding venue with an informal vintage vibe. Enchanting surrounds fused with delectable dining makes for a magical day. The venue encompasses elegant shabby chic restaurant, al fresco terrace beautiful country garden with Tipi and now the adjoining whimsical meadow too. We create your day your way, but our expert production team know just how to make your day Happy Ever After. Our bride & grooms usually spend £7,000 - £10,000 on an exclusive Willow Wedding experience (subject to number of guests and personalised requirements).
A magical & unique space for 10-20 people to enjoy private dining seated at a large & sociable round table. Perfect for special celebrations such as birthday, anniversary, hen & stag do, baby shower. Available for lunch or dinner, we serve a sumptuous three course seasonal menu & a glass of fizz, priced at £50pp (minimum food spend £500). Pricing includes fairy lights, fire pit & logs, speaker dock, Tipi, dedicated waiter and use of country garden & tree swings. Bolt on experiences also available such as gin or champagne tasting, table magician, cabaret performance, please just ask for details.
Throw a party or pow wow in The Willow Tree garden, complete with Tipi Bar & Lounge. Feasting menu available for large parties, including gourmet wood fired pizzas, salads & sides. Bespoke drinks list can be created for your party, served from the Tipi Bar. Perfect for 30-100 people. £1,000 minimum food spend applies for garden hire (excludes use of restaurant).
Enter the meadow to behold a picturesque view of rolling hills & beautiful countryside. This is an idyllic spot to host a large gathering for which we recommend a wood fired gourmet pizza feast. It also presents a great space for marquee based events & children's parties. The meadow is new to us and we are open to ideas on how to use it at present. Minimum spends apply.
Behold an elegant, shabby chic, candle lit restaurant & bar with open fireplace & antique chandeliers. This space can be exclusively hired, complete with terrace and garden for a special event, with an acclaimed kitchen ready to create your delicious dining experience. Exclusive restaurant hire is available for up to 80 seated guests. We can accommodate higher numbers by using the exterior spaces too. Minimum spends apply, subject to timing & menu.