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Tavern Cafe Bar

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72 High Street, Fort William PH33 6AD, Scotland
01397 703600
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Today
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: At the Tavern a warm welcome, fantastic food and a great selection of...
At the Tavern a warm welcome, fantastic food and a great selection of wines, spirits, beers, soft drinks and coffee is always guaranteed!Located on Fort William High Street, the Tavern offers quality Gastropub style food. We offer lunch and evening meal menus.The Tavern is a popular destination for visitors and locals 12 months of the year. Our Head Chef takes great pride in sourcing local fresh produce which is prepared from fresh when you order.
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  • 82
    Excellent
  • 83
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Small but perfect

Just had a family meal out here on our last night in Fort William. Very pleasantly surprised by the Tavern. Only small place but the menu was vast and the quality was exceptional. Can't fault anything, service was great too.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
jules512
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lancashire
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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lancashire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Just had a family meal out here on our last night in Fort William. Very pleasantly surprised by the Tavern. Only small place but the menu was vast and the quality was exceptional. Can't fault anything, service was great too.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Food good cocktails good ... PERFECT SERVICE we both loved the super service and tables and food is amazzing.

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London
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72 reviews 72 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

This is a small place in the high street with a very extensive menu - so don't expect everything will be available. We really wanted a smoked salmon and ordered it only to be told later that it is not available now. What we ended up having was tasty and reasonably priced. Would say just ok.

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Great place to relax, watch sports and have some great wine. We ordered a selection of starters and some wine, sitting in the warmth for a couple of hours and were made to feel very welcome. Will definitely be going back again next time we are in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

had a lovely evening here. Was a "beat the clock" offer on meaning you pay the time you sit down. For example if you sit at your table at 6.47 you pay 6.47 for your main meal. An amazing offer. We decided not to have starters but the choice was vast. I had the chicken fajitas whilst my partner had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

I was really surprised by this place. It doesnt look very special from outside. But.... the food is very nice and the staff is so helpfull. Would recommend to anyone if you like a good food

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Ashover, null, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Really pleasant staff. Food was lovely and they are very accommodating for families. We enjoyed it so much, we went twice during our weeks holiday.

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Fort William, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Very nice food, friendly staff. Nice presentation of the food, love the beef fajitas! Drinks slightly more expensive than some other pubs/restaurants in town and not much choice for ales.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We popped in one afternoon and enjoyed the lunch menu so much that we booked a table for the evening. We were so pleased we did. The food was lovely and the service was excellent. The staff were so polite. We even struck lucky for a two-for-one price bonus.

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Fort William, United Kingdom
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31 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 via mobile

Lovely lunch here once again,the standards are always high and the staff are very pleasant,and friendly. Food is always freshly cooked and tasty,really can't fault it at all. The soup and panini is a great option,reasonably priced too. Really like the club sandwich too,but it is a big eat.Keep up the good work.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 72 High Street, Fort William PH33 6AD, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Lochaber  >  Fort William
  • Phone Number: 01397 703600

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

Description

At the Tavern a warm welcome, fantastic food and a great selection of wines, spirits, beers, soft drinks and coffee is always guaranteed!Located on Fort William High Street, the Tavern offers quality Gastropub style food. We offer lunch and evening meal menus.The Tavern is a popular destination for visitors and locals 12 months of the year. Our Head Chef takes great pride in sourcing local fresh produce which is prepared from fresh when you order.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 1:00 am

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