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Tavern Cafe Bar

72 High Street, Fort William PH33 6AD, Scotland
01397 703600
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Ranked #10 of 60 Restaurants in Fort William
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: British
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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.
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new york
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65 reviews 65 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 NEW

We stopped in Fort William for a moment on our travels, and had lunch in this charming establishment. The food was excellent,( I had a tasty order of Fish and Chips), but the highlight was the scrumptious dessert! Excellent service as well.

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Wilderswil, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 NEW

First time I had the Scottish national dish and I loved it! Nice ambience, friendly staff and fair prices. Definitely a place to go when you're in town.

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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113 reviews 113 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We arrived here ravenous after driving across from Skye. The food was delicious and the portion sizes were generous. If you're in the mood for something quirky - try the haggis tapas, it was a really fun way to serve it. The free wifi came in handy too!

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Bexleyheath, null, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We were waiting a couple hours for our sleeper service train from Fort William and needed to get some dinner in that time. The Tavern was cosy and the service attentive. The food was good, especially the bailey/ chocolate bread and butter pudding which I definitely recommend. For a Friday night there wasn't many people in, but maybe it got... More

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We recently completed a walk on the West Highland Way and used many bars, restaurants, B&B's and hotels along the route. We popped in here Friday and Saturday evenings after finishing our walk. Although we didn't eat we enjoyed a few drinks, a laugh with the staff and watched some live music. It was lively with a good atmosphere and... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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56 reviews 56 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

The food is good and very abundant of your plate. I took most of it to go . The servers are friendly, ready to explain the menu fare to you and to offer what you can't eat to go. You will get a good meal and good service and most of all a smile from people that really seem to... More

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New Jersey
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We were looking for a warm pub atmosphere, but all the pubs before this one were full, so we lowered our standards a bit and settled for this place. No character. Also, service was quite bad - the bartender was nice, but the waitress had no personality and basically dropped our food on the table and disappeared without saying a... More

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

My family and I ate here on a recent visit to Fort Bill, as my son who stays there calls it, and really enjoyed it. The member of staff how seated us was very helpful and friendly. We ordered and our food arrived in a very reasonable time and was very nice. Everyone enjoyed their food, which was served with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Had my son's 18th birthday dinner here and a lot of people changing their minds etc and nothing was a problem for them . They were checking all the time if we wanted anything and that was 30 people!! would have any kind of dinner party there. Food was amazing and yummy cocktails very friendly atmosphere and not too heavy... More

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Muscat, Oman
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Excellent food. Potato leek soup delicious. I had the haggis.spicy the way it should be. Great comfort food and friendly and accommodating staff. Get the sticky toffee pudding with thick cream and ice cream. Scrumptious!!!

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