We Are Open! Tuesday - Sunday 11AM-9PM

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Award of Excellence

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Live Music & Weekly Specials

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Call (386) 454-1288 or ask your server for details.

Located in historic downtown High Springs
18587 High Springs Main Street (386) 454-1288

Banquet and Conference Facility 1895 Historic Opera House

Welcome to the Spring House Tavern

Always On Tap

"Naked Ed's" 72 - Pale Ale - First Magnitude

This beer is medium bodied with a semi-dry finish that leaves a pleasant herbal/spicy aftertaste. 72 is dry hopped with a trio of Cascade, Centennial, and Chinook varieties. 5.6% ABV

Vega - Blonde Ale - First Magnitude

A light bodied, approachable, and easy drinking choice that leaves a touch more hop character thank a standard blonde ale. 5.0% ABV


Hailing from the oldest brewery in America to satisfy your thirst!


Smooth, creamy, and balanced. Need we say more?? 4.2 % ABV

Bud Light

Light style beer, pairs well with pretty much everything!!

Seasonal Craft Beers & Ciders

Ask your server about our rotating selection of craft beers and ciders on tap!


Lemon Drop

Svedka Citron, fresh lemon juice, splash of Sprite with a sugar rim

Candy is Dandy

Svedka Raspberry Vodka, Dekuyper Watermelon, Dekuyper Sour Apple Pucker, Cranberry and a splash of sour

Pama Pomegranate

Absolut Vodka, Pama Pomegranate liqueur, Triple Sec and cranberry juice

Hand-Crafted Cocktails

Holy Jalapeno

Suaza Signature Tequila, Orange Juice, Sour, Fresh Lime & Jalapeno, and triple sec, served with a spice rim

Not Your Uncle's Gin & Tonic

Uncle Val's Botanical Gin, tonic water, Fresh Lemon & a Rosemary sprig

Dont Ask My Name

Svedka Clementine, Agave Nectar, Lemons, Oranges and Fresh Basil, topped with Lemon Lime Soda

Blue Springs Tea

A Local Twist on the Long Island- Vodka, Gin, Rum, Tequila, Blue Curacao, lemon lime soda and Sour

Malibu Bucket

Malibu Passion Fruit, Malibu Black, Malibu Banana Rum, with a blend of fruit juices and pomegranate

Great Outdoors Sangria

Our blend of red wine, brandy and fruit juices. Available in a glass, half carafe or full carafe.

Yours Truly Cocktails

The Pink Starburst

Svedka Vanilla Vodka, DK Watermelon, Sour, and Lemon Lime soda

Flower Power

Suaza Signature Blue Tequila, Elderflower, Soda, and a splash of Grapefruit Juice

Cucumber Cooler

Citron & Cucumber Vodka, Sour and a splash of Soda

Whiskey Basil Smash

Cask & Crew Rye Whiskey, Simple Syrup, Fresh Basil and muddled strawberries


1/2 Price Wine

Enjoy 1/2 price bottles of wine all day every Thursday!

We have the perfect venue for your special event

We have the perfect venue for your special event


Seating for 125, perfect for weddings, receptions and business meeting. Visit www.OperaHouseHS.com


Dine under the stars and enjoy live music, perfect for birthdays, parties or gathering with your friends! View our live Music Calendar


Perfect for any special occasion!

  • The Boat House on the Patio
  • Inside at The Great Outdoors
  • The Opera House Upstairs at the Great Outdoors

Take a 360° tour inside

the Great Outdoors Restaurant!

So worth the wait

"The food and environment is always wonderful. That chef is the best in the whole area. The weekend entertainment is always enjoyed by all of the patrons."

- Posted to Google

Unbelievably good

"The food here is unbelievable good. I would recommend everything from the grilled cheese to the shrimp tacos. It was a nice environment for my family to eat at while on vacation."

- Reviewed on YELP

Oh my goodness!

"What a great place,very friendly waitress and the food and drinks were wonderful.will come back."

- Reviewed on YELP

Great Night Out!

"This place never disappoints! From the great servers, to the wonderful beer and wine selection and don’t forget the live music on the patio! It’s a great night out for anyone!"

- Posted to FaceBook

Excellent atmosphere

"Excellent atmosphere wonderful drinks courteous staff. The patio was beautiful this time of year would recommend this to anyone wanting a laid-back atmosphere with quality food."

- Posted to Facebook

A Hidden Gem!

"I had a Reuben sandwich and it was very tasty. Sweet potato fries are a must as well and Oreo bread pudding was a great way to top off a meal. I will definitely be coming back."

- Posted to Facebook

The Best!

"One of my favorite places to eat in Florida. Awesome food, good service, cool decor, what's not to like? Highly recommenend the Duke's Macaroni, it's great."

- Posted to TripAdvisor

Sheer perfection

"I'm still dreaming about the Nut and Berry Salad I had Saturday night with grilled chicken. By far one of the best dinner salads I have ever had, Sheer perfection"

- posted on FaceBook

Awesome Food!

"Great place we will be back! Awesome food and awesome service!! Try the chowder, you will love it! Beer specials are great!"

- Becca S


"Great burgers and home made chips Great service and spotless. I think its the best burger I have had in a long time. This is a great place."

- Rona, E, Saft Springs

Fabulous place!

"We eat here at least once a week. Food and people are fantastic! Never had a bad meal. Great atmosphere!"

- Pam F, High Springs

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