Tavern on the James




The Tavern on the James is a handsome restaurant located in Downtown Scottsville. This simple site offers a sweet ambiance and comforting food to your special day. You and your loved ones can enjoy cocktails on the patio before venturing inside for an evening reception. The dining space at The Tavern on James is a neutral colored room with wood detailing and high ceilings. Many windows line the walls creating a room with nice natural lighting. Iron chandeliers hang from the ceiling and help to create a rustic yet chic interior. The Tavern's inviting atmosphere comes to life with the addition of simple details such as candles and floral arrangements. You and your guests will feel right at home as you dine on home style meals and enjoy the drink of your choosing. The Tavern is an adaptable site that will have you and your loved ones dancing and singing well into the evening. Enjoy a wedding of fun and ease at the Tavern.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 50 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 150 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 10:00AM. Events must end by 11:30PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $600 to $900 for a reception and ceremony and includes 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $225/hr. Please inquire with the venue for discounted fees on additional hours for parties smaller than 100 guests.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Tavern on the James is estimated at between $3,361 and $10,082 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Dance area

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:30PM