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Maitland House, Chichester Road
Central Southend

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Opening Times


Monday10.30 am - 11.30 pm
Tuesday10.30 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday10.30 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday10.30 am - 11.30 pm
Friday10.30 am - 1.00 am
Saturday10.30 am - 1.00 am
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 10 Mon - Sat
12 - 9 Sun

About the Pub

Varsity located in the heart of the City of Southend on Sea attracts an eclectic mix of customers from tourists to shoppers, local regulars and students, all enjoying a friendly, modern bar serving a range of quality drinks and fresh, seasonal food. Frequently changing menu offers a good selection of choice so there should be something to suit everyone's taste. Ten minute walk from the beach so if you are passing by car or on foot we are an ideal place to relax over a meal or refreshing drink. While here take advantage of our free Wi-Fi Access. Sport is a popular choice of viewing on large screens and at weekends our DJ and the monthly fun theme nights make this a lively place to be.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Bombardier
  • Sharp's Doom Bar

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 1 changing beer.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Parking Parking

    Warrior Square car park nearby.

  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation

    Travelodge adjacent.

  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Live DJ's.

  • Smoking Smoking Area

    Outside main doors.

  • SportsTV Sports TV

    Large projector screen.

  • WiFi Wifi

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Maitland House, Chichester Road
Central Southend

Sat Nav Reference

51.5393, 0.7136


  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (10m)

1, 7, 8, 9, 21, 29.

Numerous buses to and from Southend Bus Station.

Nearby Station (300m)

Southend Central

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Varsity - Southend-on-Sea


Maitland House, Chichester Road
Central Southend

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Parking
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation
  • Live Music
  • Smoking Area
  • Sports TV
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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