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The Three Willows

327 Birchanger Lane, Birchanger CM23 5QR, England
+44 1279 815913
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“battered cod” (5 reviews)
“fresh fish” (9 reviews)
“bakewell tart” (5 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
327 Birchanger Lane, Birchanger CM23 5QR, England
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1 - 10 of 411 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Haddock mornay was amazing special lasagne was superb Brilliant service from molly and Claire lovely atmosphere be back soon

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unexpected coach visit - made very welcome. Nice food and frindly staff. Our group were allowed to sing Cornish songs in this very rural pub after a visit to Bishop Stortford Rugby Ground.

1  Thank Catherine G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked for 10 people last Saturday night, arrived with 12 people and staff very quick to accommodate the extra 2. Service polite and friendly, all 12 meals came out together. I had the burger with cheese and bacon, with a side of homemade onion rings...More

2  Thank JennyFQ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited a while back now and forgot to leave a review. The food and service was amazing. Our whole family had a different meat with their roast and not one disappointed! I highly recommend for a Sunday roast, and advise booking in advance as...More

2  Thank Milliejune
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A little more modern inside and so less character than some of the other pubs in the area, but the quality of the food is great so well worth a try. There are a few real ales on tap, just what you want to compliment...More

Thank russ-the-rover
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I have been going to the Three Willows for several years. It recently changed hands but am very pleased to report that the high standard of food continues - never disappoints

Thank Alison P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I called on a Sunday lunch to book a table and this wasn’t my first choice, because it’s not number 1 on trip advisor, which it should be ! The other places didn’t pick up. They’re loss, because it has to be said the service,...More

2  Thank Horspool
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Lovely pub with great food,large selection of fresh sea food, I would highly recommend this gem.very close to Stansted airport with a large garden.

Thank Paul R
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic food great outside area and well decorated. The staff are friendly, I highly recommend you come here and eat and drink

Thank aarmstrong2018
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

We eat here on the evening before an early morning flight from Stansted. Ideally located just a few minutes drive from the Travelodge there was a warm & friendly greeting when we arrived. Fish a speciality and gluten free options were available. Great food, good...More

Thank JMLea
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Questions & Answers
March 30, 2018|
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Response from diane w | Reviewed this property |
Just checked. Only open till 6pm on sunday.
September 17, 2017|
Response from Mark3WB | Property representative |
Yes we do have high chairs available. Unfortunately dogs are not allowed inside the pub but are welcome in the garden. Also the Gluten free menu is on the website.
September 16, 2017|
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Response from MichaelVStadler | Reviewed this property |
I don't know as we did not have a dog with us. I suggest ringing them as they are very friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Birchanger Lane, Birchanger CM23 5QR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Birchanger
  • Phone Number: +44 1279 815913
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