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Varsity Inn

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605 E 8th St, Ste 1, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3768
16093991500
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7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Wayne, Pennsylvania
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70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A really good breakfast done the way you want. The home fries are the best done just right. The service is very good.

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Thank Leigh B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Best breakfast in town...and the fact that you can sit on a stool out front on the sidewalk really makes it a nice experience! Great decor....great staff!

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Thank Jeff B
Lighthouse Point, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has been around forever and we never miss having a meal there. We had breakfast and lunch on another day. For breakfast arrive early as the line can be long. The food is very good and reasonable too. It has a great atmosphere.

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Thank Retiredhotelier34391
Carnegie, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our family had a great time at breakfast at the Varsity Inn! We made sure we were there early since it gets busy! Portion sizes were generous and the french toast was spectacular. Our son loved the chocolate chip pancakes and my husband loved the traditional egg, bacon, toast breakfast. Would definitely stop here again if we were in OCNJ!

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Thank singtravel99
Bakersfield, California
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was packed, but the wait wasn't long, and once you eat here you will see why. The food was quite good. The service was great. We got our food relatively quickly considering how busy they were. We had 6 in our party and had to wait only about 10 minutes to be seated. Everyone got something different and... More 

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Thank mlaw1970
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family, like many who visit OC have been coming to this island for generations..(4 to be exact). Varsity Inn breakfast/lunch has always been part of that tradition. Look around at all the college pennants, whatever college you attended is probably there! Waitstaff very friendly and efficient. Breakfast omelettes are my favorite, my kids love the pancakes! For lunch I... More 

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Atlantic City, New Jersey
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70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First timer went with my son who's been before. True local flavor and neat atmosphere. We got there at 8 am on a July Saturday and were seated immediately (crowd waiting outside when we left). My son had 5 Star French toast which he loved. Very filling too. I had a "custom" omelet with hot sausage and cooper sharp cheese.... More 

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Thank SummerTimeTraveler
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is delicious, and I personally believe that Varsity offers the best grilled cheese on the island. The waiters and waitresses are also incredibly friendly! For instance, I came here on my birthday with some friends, and our waitress must have overheard us talking about my birthday, because she wished me a happy birthday as I was leaving.... More 

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Thank TravelCarolyn
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family voted Varsity our favorite breakfast spot while we were vacationing in Ocean City this past week. Great service, great food and great location.

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Thank billandtracy
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Kids meals are a good size and tasty. The adult meals span your typical breakfast foods: eggs, meat, pancakes, toast. It's all really good and well priced for the shore. Archive is professional and attentive.

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Thank John S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
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: 16093991500

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