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113 E Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3009
+1 605-624-3327
14:00 - 02:00
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Sun 14:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 14:00 - 02:00
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58 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

This place is a good one to get a beer and feel like you are in wild-ish. The Varsity Pub has lots of exposed wood and decorative elements that just make you feel like a man. A man who just got done with a hunting trip and has a thirst for friends and beer.

Thank Christian P
Sioux City, Iowa
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350 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

This place was a favorite when I attended USD from 1978-1982. I get back to town from time to time and love visiting some of the old places I grew to love back in the day. The Varsity is a place where I can tell an employee about the good old days and they won't look at me as if... More 

Thank IowaLakeGirl78
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016

The staff that work here have always been super friendly and ready to serve. If you are looking for a nice, local place to hang out and have a beer. This is the place to go. They also always have health-fun events going on.

Thank chris_schroe_10
Vermillion, SD
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2014

The Varsity is a nice place, and the fact that they don't have hard liquor gives it a more easy-going feel--no undergraduates slamming down shots of Ice-Hole. They have a good open stage night downstairs once a week.

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Vermillion, United States
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

The Varsity Pub in downtown Vermillion, SD is a long-time university town pub. You'll find a local crew who gather each night after work who will treat you like family. The experience is a bit like the old TV show Cheers..........where everybody knows your name...........and you're always glad you came. Happy Hour 4-7 pm daily. University students start to congregate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
14:00 - 22:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
14:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 E Main St, Vermillion, SD 57069-3009
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Vermillion
  • Phone Number: +1 605-624-3327

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?