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Colonial Tavern Home To the Irish Brigade

406 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6033
+1 540-373-1313
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pot roast” (18 reviews)
“shepherds pie” (19 reviews)
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Irish, Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
406 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6033
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ate with a friend here for lunch. We were there right at opening and restaurant was not crowded. Service was great as was the food. It's a very comfortable place and from the looks of it, it's probably very busy at night. has a stage...More

Thank radar50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a local place with plenty of character and really good food. My wife’s corned beef and cabbage was good, not great and my chicken dish - a special - was really good. The band playing was called Swamp Trash and they were awesome!...More

Thank JE01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can't beat the $6 Burgers all day on Sunday and Trivia Night in the evening. If you haven't been and you just out for a Sunday stroll in downtown Fredericksburg you should stop in for a burger and check out the the schedule of...More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Quite a decent joint. You see I have a love affair with good Irish stew ( see the one I provided in Adare, Ireland). So the Irish stew here is one a scale of the one in Ireland about a 6. Which on a scale...More

Thank janamitrad
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Great place to grab a bite to eat and a cheap beer. The bartender was great and super friendly. Awesome place for a night out.

Thank James C
Reviewed 21 March 2018

As residences of Fredericksburg this was actually our first visit and I have to say everyone was well satisfied with their meal. I had the cordon bleu which was excellent and topped it off with a Devils Backbone Vienna Lager. I think it is the...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed my meal here. I had the beef stew, my son had shepherds pie and my daughter-in-law had chicken pot pie. Everyone said their entree’s were delicious. Our waitress was friendly and capable as well. Will definitely be back when in the area!

Thank Lbouknight
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Stopped in where while driving through Fredericksburg on a whim. It was Saturday afternoon and they had a band playing (at a reasonable volume, I'll add!). It was fairly busy, but we were seated right away. They had the normal selection of Irish and American...More

Thank gibsongirl104
Reviewed 26 December 2017

A place for music and usually a pretty good meal and always cold beer and welcoming atmosphere. It's an easy stop when coming into town.

Thank richlee1975
Reviewed 19 December 2017

The atmosphere is a casual pub feel. We were there on a Thursday night for the Jazz open mic, but decided to try the food. I ordered the pot roast and was very impressed with a generous meat portion. Definitely worth the menu price. My...More

Thank Nanette T
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25 August 2016|
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Response from Michael P | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do have half priced appetizers, etc. It runs from 4-7 Monday through Thursday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Irish, Bar, Pub, American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 406 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6033
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-373-1313
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