Roof Terrace, Bar, Restaurant and Nightclub

Happy New Year!

Welcome to 2022 from the TVC team. We’re reopening for the weekend Friday 7th and Saturday 8th January


COVID PASS or negative LFT? – We are required to check these when we operate as a nightclub. A Pass, negative LFT/PCR or SMS confirming negative test is acceptable. Outside of these times we will NOT be asking for your health status.


Opening Hours:

Monday to Thursday – open daily from 12pm
Friday/Saturday – open from 12pm until



Located over four levels at No.9 The High Street, Oxford. Your place to eat, drink, relax and party.

Our place, your space.

We are open from 12 noon daily. Several tables are available for walk-ins or you can book for future dat

The Roof

The roof terrace, cocktail lounge & restaurant have now reopened!

Unique and spectacular, the original Oxford roof terrace puts you in amongst the Dreaming Spires with unparalleled 360 degree views. The roof is open year-round and table service is offered as standard, so you can spend more time relaxing and enjoying the vistas.

Food from our kitchen is available on the roof and during the warmer months, we operate a full restaurant service. Extensive awnings, glare-free heaters and magical heated seats will keep you warm and dry in all but the worst of the weather.

Whether sipping cocktails in our VIP pod or catching up with family over dinner. We have allocated tables for walk-in customers, however advanced booking is recommended to avoid disappointment.

Note: If you are not present at your reserved time we may reassign your table. We advise getting here a few minutes early.

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Cocktail Lounge & Restaurant

Open daily from 12 noon, the 3rd floor serves coffee, cocktails and classic food dishes. The decorative, intimate and air-conditioned lounge is a relaxing space, becoming more lively into the evening.

Tables for food and drinks can be booked in advance. Some tables are available for walk-in customers on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Advanced booking is recommended.

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Bar & Dance floor

Open each weekend evening until 3am, the 1st Floor bar serves great cocktails while the resident DJs play music you just want to dance to. The grown-up party vibe has earned us a Top3 rating for nightlife in Oxford.

We operate an over21s policy and a cover charge after 10pm.


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Private Hire

Covid-19 Update: We are currently taking advance bookings for group events. If your event cannot go ahead due to government restrictions, deposits are refundable 

We have a range of different spaces for both small and large events from 30 to 300 guests. Whether you are organising cocktails and canapés, a private dinner party or a product launch, we can tailor a unique and memorable experience for you. Contact our events team on 01865 248 777 or

Level 2 is an exclusive space that can accommodate up to 120 guests – we can cater for cocktails and canapés or up to 40 seated dining. Ideal for milestone Birthdays, engagements, networking events. A DJ is included with full evening hire.

VIP Roof Terrace. Overlooking the High St with rooftop cocktail bar, this terrace holds up to 45 standing or 25 seated.

Whole venue – A unique and varied destination for a truly bespoke corporate or product launch.

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Where to find us

The Varsity Club

Avenue 1
The Covered Market
9a High Street
Oxford OX1 4DB

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