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Tavern Cafe Bar

72 High Street, Fort William PH33 6AD, Scotland
+44 1397 703600
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (29 reviews)
“tapas” (8 reviews)
“haggis” (31 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
72 High Street, Fort William PH33 6AD, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Honestly, I could move to Fort William just to be able to have The Tavern as a regular place to eat in my life.

Thank Joann H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited Tavern last night. It was very busy and we had a 30 minute wait which was fine as we sat at the bar and had a drink from the extensive list. My wife particularly enjoyed the drumstick cocktail. We ordered our meal from a...More

Thank Strond10a
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped into the Tavern for a light lunch and found it very busy. It is obviously very popular. We managed to get a table ok. We all opted for the soup which was delicious and hot. The service was good too. Well worth a...More

Thank GlasGal549
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Extensive menu and generous portions, just what we wanted. Friendly, welcoming staff and good atmosphere.

Thank northernxmas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a good meal served by attentive staff. Very popular restaurant as the first night we couldn't get in and had to book the second night. Recommended

Thank Gariochlass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 of us ate here and we were blown away by the quality of the food and the value for money, the front of house was run by three young guys who done a fantastic job of looking after everybody, will definitely eat here the...More

Thank john a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would thoroughly recommend the vegetable fajitas - the three tier piece they come in is awesome with the wraps, filling and extras, ever so tasty and a brilliant price for what you get. The place was packed on arrival (about 7.30 on a weekday)...More

Thank storeytravelling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by today for lunch and we were very glad we did. I had the salmon with fresh vegetables and mashed potatoes and it was delicious! My partner had the steak and ale pie which was amazing too. I also had the sundae for dessert...More

Thank Lionel P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Despite a busy evening, we were found a table. The breaded mushrooms to start were amazing - I've never seen such large ones and really tasty. The nachos were also nice, although slightly overcooked... I couldn't decide what to have as a main course, and...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A local resident suggested I go to Tavern for dinner. So glad I followed up this suggestion. Waitress was friendly, professional and attentive. Food was great - loved the sticky date pudding. Good atmosphere.

Thank kazph
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sean k
24 July 2017|
Response from Janice F | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they are as pub and small...other cafes have out door seating in village
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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: +44 1397 703600
  • E-mail
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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