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Varsity Pizza

278 W Lane Ave, Columbus, OH 43201
+1 614-299-6269
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good40%
  • Average33%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
2 Sep 2018
“Varsity Club”
24 Jun 2018
“Super spot”
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
278 W Lane Ave, Columbus, OH 43201
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Came here for a beer before the Beavers - Buckeyes game & loved it. Very large indoor & outdoor facilities. Inside was totally packed so we went out back & there was plenty of room. Large stage in back set up for a band that...More

Thank TravelingDad_PTFC
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Had our family reunion in the basement Great place. Really great drink prices ( except sodas were high). Food was ok. Casual , clean. Staff very nice.

Thank vka901
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I will be brief. The crust was not soggy and that was the best part of their pizzas. The sauce was basically tasteless. Toppings seemed bland as well. We had 4 different pizzas which were all equally bland. The service was good but it couldn't...More

Thank DesertCreatures
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Wow - our group was pleasantly surprised by this restaurant. Many of us had never been there - would go back. They new our group was coming and were prepared - something unusual with our large group. The service was excellent; the food was served...More

Thank Pepsi38
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Varsity Pizza (the Varsity Club) is definitely a local, college bar across the street from the Stadium. With the many TV screens, this isn't a bad place to catch a game. I didn't have any food, but the menu looked like a typical bar food....More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I visited varsity pizza for a private party in the lower level pizza was great staff was curtious looks like a fun place during a Ohio state game, it is across from the shoe

Thank John K
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Had a group function here. Pizza is really good. Other food was typical bar food-wings, veggies, hoagies, etc. service was good. Very close to OSU Stadium.

Thank b2buck
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Stopped in for a burger prior to an OSU women's hockey game. Ordered a standard cheeseburger which came with fries. Excellent burger and portion size. Just what I needed for lunch and not oversized. Might have been something like a 1/3 pound burger, at least...More

Thank Mike Z
Reviewed 9 December 2016

11/26/2106... dateline... osu/xichigan game........ the aftermath..... after watching the most thrilling game ever (sec 25c), buddy and I eventually made our own way across the the field to partake in the fun atmosphere of the postgame revelry.... 40 min wait in line, but, not so...More

Thank sloppyjoepal
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Unable to get tickets, we opted to find a bar to watch the game. Near St John's, this sports bar offered great pizza and cold beer along with a great atmosphere. We got there about an hour before kick off and there was a line...More

Thank Charles M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 278 W Lane Ave, Columbus, OH 43201
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-299-6269
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This iconic Ohio State restaurant & bar is the perfect place to frequent with family and friends. Established in 1959, we are a true landmark in Columbus, OH. Whether you work near-by and stop in for lunch or happy hour or you are visiting The Ohio State University campus, Varsity Club Restaurant & Bar is the place to be! We offer some of your favorites like pizza, wings, burgers and plenty of your favorite beers on tap. Stop in today to see us and take home a souvenir tee shirt so everyone knows you've been to the Varsity Club!
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