Restaurants & Bars

Six ( is a brand new all-day panoramic bar and restaurant located on the sixth floor of The Varsity Hotel and Spa (

Situated below the hotels iconic rooftop garden, the 120 cover venue will serve breakfast, lunch, dinner as well as featuring a dedicated ice cream menu and a weekend brunch offering. This new dining destination will be open all year round and welcomes locals, as well as guests.

Perfect for a pre-dinner aperitif and late night drinks, the bar will feature a mapped menu of intrepid cocktails. The ‘Around the World in Twelve Drinks’ menu showcases globally-inspired mixology, whilst an impressive wine and spirit list, with a unique gin menu featuring over 30 varieties, features locally produced Cambridge Gin. A seat by the bar makes an ideal spot for watching the sun set whilst enjoying an expertly prepared tipple.

A relaxed, informal menu, created by Executive Head Chef Angus Martin, will feature wood-fired pizza and rotisserie chicken. Neapolitan pizzas are a main feature on the menu and are handmade by a Neapolitan chef to the traditional recipe. Each are produced using artisanal ingredients, including Sugar Cured Salmon, Tomato & Capers, Veal Meatballs, Cream & Fresh Sage, Spit Roasted Lamb, Tomato & Mint and San Daniele Ham, Burrata & Rocket.

Aptly named after its sixth floor location, Six will encompass floor-to-ceiling windows, leather banquettes and wooden parquet flooring, adding to its cosy and inviting allure. Housed at the top of the hotel, the restaurant sits amidst the city’s buzzing Quayside area and, backing onto the picturesque River Cam, it is located in one of the most attractive spots in Cambridge, and as evening falls the restaurant is set to become the most romantic spot in the city.