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Willow River Gallery & Cafe

118 Willow Ave, Honesdale, PA 18431-2156
+1 570-253-3013
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“meatloaf” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
“art gallery” (4 reviews)
Cafe, American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
118 Willow Ave, Honesdale, PA 18431-2156
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Trix is amaizing, talented and so very warm and friendly. We were the last people there and could have stayed all night chatting away with her. And the food... WOW! Not your mama's meatloaf, everything was creative, yummy and comfortably classy. not stuffy but super...More

Thank Adam W
WillowRiverCafe, Owner at Willow River Gallery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

All I can say is: WOW.. Thank you Adam..it was great having you here and we hope you and your lovely lady will come again, soon.

Reviewed July 21, 2018

Its like eating dinner at their house, and they treat you that way. Soft music, wonderful artwork all around you, all painted by Trix, your Hostess. Very creative menu. Save room for dessert. I had a Raspberry/Pistachio Torte which was amazing. We will be back.

Thank jimbbq
WillowRiverCafe, Owner at Willow River Gallery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you! Always our pleasure.

Reviewed July 14, 2018

Wonderful food, amazing desserts, in an elegant art gallery, full of antiques. Love the ambiance, very romantic, very elegant. Perfect for special anniversaries. Check out the paintings, most by co-owner Trix Render, superb portraits, etc., and equally wonderful photography by the husband Phil, who is...More

Thank 100jang210
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Had a delicious dinner on the deck last night watching birds and the river. Beautiful setting. Highly recommend and love the eclectic menu. Trix and Philip are great cooks and very friendly hosts. Do not forget to make a reservation for dinner for the place...More

Thank twilightresearch
Reviewed May 22, 2018

We went for dinner in April 2018. Had some real home cooking. I had meatballs and mac n cheese. Sides included cauliflower, mashed potatoes, and broccoli. My wife had the pulled pork. Also she had the thai soup. Everying here is great. I also got...More

Thank Maxim D
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

This small eclectic unassuming place in Honedale is a treasure chest of local Art and amazing cuisine . It has a variety not found anywhere else in this area. The shrimp and grits will surely please all pallets. The fresh inventive ways to serve vegetables...More

Thank Saw555
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

My boys and I found this place on TA and it was amazing. Their hours are limited (I think it's Thursday, Friday & Saturday maybe lunch & Dinner after 5:30). It's worth the work getting in. It's just the proprietor couple doing everything, but the...More

Thank coptest
WillowRiverCafe, Owner at Willow River Gallery & Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2017

Thank you! We enjoyed having you and loved your sons beautiful behavior..such graceful manners. We hope you will come again!

Reviewed August 2, 2017

The artist-owner is Trixie whose creative talents are abundant in her painting, design and culinary endeavors. My lunch of vegetable Pho was better than I have had at most Thai restaurants and the Caesar salad with water chestnuts is superb. For my birthday desert we...More

Thank lovetravel282015
Reviewed July 12, 2017

I took my artist daughter here to see the art gallery and have a bite of lunch. The lunch was wonderful, and the hosts were so pleasant and visited with us and told us a bit about the cafe/gallery, and themselves (we asked). The food...More

Thank camerainmyhand
Reviewed October 13, 2016

The lovely interior with the art work and photos of the owners or the great food? Very difficult. This place is a gem. Open for about 5 years we finally got to it. We wasted five years. Who knew. Just sitting in this art gallery...More

Thank UnklLes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 Willow Ave, Honesdale, PA 18431-2156
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pocono Mountains Region  >  Honesdale
  • Phone Number: +1 570-253-3013
  • E-mail
Best coffee and eclectic menu that changes each day featuring seasonal, local items -freshly produced and baked with tender loving care...And 60+ ducks that come quacking up the river bank for some tasty treats. Available for catering as well as private lunch or dinner parties. Or perhaps that special cake or pie? Browse our beautiful gallery featuring really good art whilst you wait for your Panini or pork roast to be served.
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