The Tavern

The Tavern, 5 Royal Well Place, Cheltenham, United Kingdom, GL50 3DN
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Opening Information

Our food is served from:
Monday to Friday - Midday to 3pm & 5:30pm to 10pm
Saturdays - Midday until 10:30pm
Sundays - Midday until 9:30pm

Drinks are served from:
Monday to Thursday - 11:30am to 11pm
Friday & Saturday - 11:30am to 1am
Sunday - 11:30am to 10:30pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
  • Children's Menu available
  • Bar
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About The Tavern

Cheltenham’s friendly neighbourhood restaurant and bar. A favourite of locals, The Tavern started with a simple mission…to deliver delicious food at reasonable prices. Our mission remains the same.

Tuck in and experience locally sourced, British produce that’s carefully crafted into punchy and full flavoured dishes. Savour your way through our taverna style menu from Tavern Classics, filling Hereford Beef Short Rib and of course finishing with some utterly sinful puddings.

Our talented bartenders use fantastic local produce to create some of the finest cocktails in Cheltenham. Muddling and mixing the perfect ingredients to emulate an old favourite or a new creation. Their experience, knowledge and awards for service make them a bar team to be reckoned with.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Tuesday, 17 March 2020

great food just shame we were the only one there as that is why is I marked low for atmosphere -but not surprising at the moment

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

Highly recommend

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Visited On Sunday, 15 March 2020

Excellent as always.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Staff miserable, food did taste great.

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Visited On Saturday, 14 March 2020

Tavern burger was okay - can’t believe we were charged 25p each for a slice of plastic cheese though...not much atmosphere, drinks way overpriced for what they were...haven’t been to the Tavern in over 10 years and won’t be returning for another 10...mediocre and expensive for what it was.

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Visited On Friday, 13 March 2020

We all loved the food so much and the atmosphere was lush x

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Visited On Friday, 13 March 2020

Great food as always

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Visited On Friday, 13 March 2020

Excellent service, friendly helpful staff!! We had a lovely time, very relaxed. The food was amazing too.

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Visited On Thursday, 12 March 2020

Having pre booked and paid up front I found the vegan option very uninspiring and way off value for money. I did place on my reservation that one person was vegan. The service was very slow and we ended up canceling our drinks order

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Music was too loud downstairs but staff kindly moved us upstairs.

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Visited On Wednesday, 11 March 2020

The Tavern was a great starting point for our corporate day hosting guests. The venue was very clean and welcoming. Food as always was great and service excellent given how busy it was. We will return.

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Visited On Tuesday, 10 March 2020

Nice pre races lunch - excellent brasserie style menu, good beer and relaxed vibe,

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Visited On Sunday, 08 March 2020

Vegetarians behave - no veggie option plus they served roasties cooked in duck fat to a vegetarian! Should know better, great for meat eaters though.

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Visited On Sunday, 08 March 2020

Amazing Sunday roast with a great atmosphere

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Visited On Thursday, 05 March 2020

Staff a little inpatient and rushed

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Visited On Saturday, 29 February 2020

Great as always, cheers guys!

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Visited On Friday, 28 February 2020

Great food and atmosphere. Had a lovely night with my wife.

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Visited On Monday, 24 February 2020

A mixed experience. The service was very friendly. Shame half the items we tried to order were not available. There was a slight mix up with a part of the order, but that was rectified quickly. The end of the meal was stressful. It took over 25mins for the deserts to come out which nearly made us late for an appointment at the registry office for a special occasion for us. This led to a very rushed, stressful end to what had been a pretty nice experience with some good food (although some of the items being our second choices).

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

Very enjoyable food and a lovely atmosphere. Good times!

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

We had a fantastic evening. The area was fab, food was beautifu. All the steaks were cooked to perfection and the service was above and beyond. The waiters looking after us couldn't be any more helpful. From helping me decorate to helping someone on crutches. Thank you so much

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

Great atmosphere, good food, good times!

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Visited On Saturday, 22 February 2020

Really nice atmosphere, food and very friendly and helpful staff.. Would recommend and come again!

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Visited On Friday, 21 February 2020

Only issue was huge long row at next table and no-one dealing with it when so loud we could not hear our conversation Should really have been intervention by staff

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Visited On Tuesday, 18 February 2020

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Visited On Sunday, 16 February 2020

Great food, love the French Dip. Onion ring batter was really thin so soaked up a lot of grease so was like drinking grease. Could do with a wider selection of wines - most are £12-15 for a large glass of wine which I completely understand is the right price for the wine but doesn’t provide a very good range for a pub lunch budget

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