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Varsity Inn

605 E 8th St, Ste 1, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3768
+1 609-399-1500
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“breakfast” (83 reviews)
“tomato soup” (26 reviews)
“jersey tomatoes” (13 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 2:00 PMAll hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
605 E 8th St, Ste 1, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3768
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've only had breakfast at this restaurant but I'm sure the quality of all their meals is the same - wonderful! Their tomato soup served in a crock with melted cheese and croutons is delightful - its a must order whenever I go there. Never...More

Thank Beth I
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch about a half hour before closing and no one blinked an eye. Short wait, but service was quick. Sandwiches were delicious and simple. Loved that they served breakfast all day. Will return.

Thank slp2003
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Went there twice while I was visiting Ocean City. Both times food and service was great. I hate going out to breakfast and when it arrives the home fries are those little square deep fried potatoes. The Varsity uses real potatoes cut up, just like...More

1  Thank byrnez
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Got plenty of food for the money that we spent. We were not hungry again until lunch. I had a breakfast sandwich with home fries and husband hand "red, white, & blue" french toast. His plate was full of food!

Thank Stacie S
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Dining area is tight but both food and service was great. Had french toeast toppes with strawberries, bananas and blueberries. Yum!!

Thank endzonecards23
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We never miss stopping here for breakfast. The family loves it. There can be a wait, but it's worth it. Service is always good.

Thank Deb P
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We arrived for lunch. It gets crowded. The food is very good with large portions. Service is very good.

Thank chainoil
Reviewed 8 August 2017

One of our favorite breakfast spots in OC. Good service, good food. The Baked Tomato Soup is great anytime of the day!

Thank LovesToTravel2020
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Love, love, love their tomato soup! It's the best! Breakfasts are really nice too. Try the healthy start breakfast, really fresh ingredients-no guilt. Wish they would open later in the summer. They are only open til 2.

1  Thank Marie C
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

I've been going to the Varsity since the 80's. have many fond memories of eating there with my family. This recent visit was just ok. Now that they have the front garage type windows, they had them open on a morning when it was quite...More

Thank Mark T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 605 E 8th St, Ste 1, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3768
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey Shore  >  Cape May County  >  Ocean City
  • Phone Number: +1 609-399-1500
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