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Varsity Bar

££ - £££, British,
New Varsity Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry CV4 7AJ, England
+44 24 7669 5998
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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good22%
  • Average30%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible19%
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Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
New Varsity Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry CV4 7AJ, England
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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Disappointing food - dry burger, soggy chips and empty condiment bottles. Staff were perfectly fine but the cuisine tasted a bit too microwaved for my liking.

Thank Adam Y
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I visited Varsity with a group of friends. I ordered a classic burger and was nothing special. I wanted it to be medium cooked but the waitress told me it can only be as they cooked with no alterations. The fries were not as expected....More

Thank Chrystalla K
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Varsity never disappoints for a good old full English breakfast - even when it's past noon! They have an interesting variety of bites to choose from, even serving their 'Dog's Dinner' in a proper dog bowl (not to everyone's taste, I imagine, but I am...More

1  Thank Rosie D
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Food was good, service was good however they did run out of some food but that wasn't too bad. The atmosphere was great for a meet up with friends

Thank Saahil S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our food took 50 minutes to arrive. Also, as a vegan, I asked for a canneloni without the white sauce dressing, yet my meal contained the white sauce dressing. Very disappointed.

Thank Faye S
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I went after work with my colleagues for dinner. It wasn't busy so we were hoping to be served quickly. After waiting 10 minutes (only one person behind the bar - rest seemed to be faffing around doing who knows what1) we got asked what...More

Thank Pritesh M
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Lovely atmosphere in the Varsity, very chilled and attracts the calmer type of student lol.Even though located right on the Warwick uni campus pretty much. The Varsity is local to me and we go here quite alot. I must say though this place is becoming...More

Thank Emmab B
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Went a couple of times in August and the place is ok. It's right in the heartland of a university, so I think that's the desired clientele. Food is ok, simple pub food. It's a bit expensive for what it is though if I am...More

Thank Danny F
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Was just passing but decided to pop in for a drink. Nice but small selection of real ales and a great system of running a tab. Had a pub meal which is what it is, eat in a pub expect a pub meal.

Thank brianrowe33
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Had a wrap and it tasted good. However the service is miserable and sour. One lad on the bar was just miserable as sin as if serving anyone was an imposition.

Thank Ed L
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: New Varsity Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry CV4 7AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Coventry
  • Phone Number: +44 24 7669 5998
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