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Laurel Tree Restaurant

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$$$$
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18956 N FM 187, Utopia, TX
830-966-5444
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10:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 23:00
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Cleburne, Texas
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34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

This is a 5 Star experience by a French trained chef in a small town in the Texas Hill Country. Reservations are required and they fill up quickly. They are only open for Lunch and Dinner on Saturday and for special occasions. The food, service, ambience, and setting are idyllic. There is a special dining room in a Tree House... More 

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Spicewood, Texas
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284 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Laurel Tree Restaurant was a very nice surprise offering much more than we expected. The service was very friendly and professional. The atmosphere was romantically cozy. The set meal was delicious. Never thought we would find an establishment like this in Utopia, TX!

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Crosby, TX
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The food and ambiance are amazing. Like sitting down to dinner at a friends lovely home with dinner prepared by a French trained chef. Just superb.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is worth the drive to get there! I have been for lunch and dinner. Be sure to make a reservation. They are only open on Saturdays. Dinner is a 5 course meal for $49, drinks included. There are 2 meal options. Our choices were beef or fish. Both were well prepared. Each course was served hot and everyone... More 

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Pass Christian, Mississippi
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

A great little gourmet restaurant in a field of old live oaks that is a secret of locals near and far. Only open on Saturdays, so reservations are a must. Bring your favorite bottle of wine, it's in a dry county and be prepared for multi-course meal and be sure to save room for a fabulous desert. The menu changes... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Happened upon this place totally by accident surfing the web for things to do! We made reservations for lunch and would love to try dinner. It is great for something special! The restaurant is just adorable!

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Valparaiso, Florida
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75 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

For a two-hour round trip drive, this restaurant disappointed. The entree choices were pulled pork on half a baked-potato, and a crab cake, both of which I can easily make in my own kitchen. Especially because we brought long-time friends who were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary, we had hoped for something a little more special. The venue is very... More 

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78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Dining with family and friends is always a pleasure at the unique and very special Laurel Tree! Every season is beautiful, the Spring time with the poppy fields are quite exquisite. Every detail from the moment you arrive and leisurely stroll through the beautiful grounds to the thoughtfully selected multi course menu is cared for with precision to deliver an... More 

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Thank M R
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142 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

Great Parking ! Great Food ! Charming atmosphere .. Great Value ! Always a different menu but always great food !

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Texas
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

My husband took me to this restaurant to celebrate my birthday. I was blown away by the quality of the food and the amazing surrounding. The roasted sugar snap pea and carrot soup was the most flavorful soup that I've tasted in a while. All the courses were beautifully presented and tasted divine. The yard behind the restaurant was full... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 23:00
Monday
10:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 23:00
Thursday
10:30 - 23:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18956 N FM 187, Utopia, TX
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Utopia
  • Phone Number: 830-966-5444

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?