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Tavern Cafe Bar

) #5 of 57 Restaurants in Fort William ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
72 High Street, Fort William PH33 6AD, Scotland
+44 1397 703600
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“fajitas” (29 reviews)
“tapas” (5 reviews)
“haggis” (27 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Scottish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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72 High Street, Fort William PH33 6AD, Scotland
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1 - 10 of 465 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food and big portions. Had onion rings as a side order and they were light and crispy, not like the usual soggy ones that you normally get. All the dishes looked freshly made and were accompanied by delicious salad. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank KenMcLeod
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for dinner there. The food is great, rather traditional choices with simple and modern twists. The pricing is okay as well.

Thank martina_libi
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fully inclusive, but the bland food got too much, so looked for somewhere well rated in Fort William, The Tavern is right next to the best Pub in the town (the also do food but we decided to try The Tavern), we were...More

Thank Sggaunt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here with the family for lunch, lovely little place and the food was nice, steak pie was decent but for nearly £13 I found it a bit steep.

Thank TheMessers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After trying a previous night and being told that there is an hour wait, decided to reserve a table the for following evening. I checked the menu via their website, but found it had not been updated. Staff were very friendly and helpful, although at...More

Thank Micardo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I live in Fort William and am a regular at this restaurant, we go at least once a week!! We always go to the Tavern because the food is always exemplary and the service is fab! Fair prices too. My personal favourites from the menu...More

1  Thank Iona_Gillies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little place where staff made us feel very welcome. Reasonable prices and food was quick to be delivered. Staff are very friendly and was quick to bring drinks etc. Would recommend this establishment for food and drink. Scampi was lovely and plenty in the...More

Thank LeeCrawford
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent experience. We went to dine her twice whilst in Fort William. On the contrary of other restaurants in the area, The Tavern is open till late and hence is the ideal for those travellers who are visiting areas surrounding Fort William. Lovely atmosphere and...More

Thank Brendan C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good choice of food and well presented, good service, friendly staff. Catered well for G/F diet, which can be a problem. Ate here by choice on numerous occasions during our recent stay.

Thank Lynwing
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went because my partner wanted to try Haggis for the first time. It was very busy when we went in but we were asked to wait 15 minutes for a table. Within 2 minutes we were seated with drinks. When the food came it...More

Thank Adam T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
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
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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