Varsity Lakes Tavern

A Local Favourite in Burleigh Waters



Varsity Lakes Tavern caters to audiences of all ages and features a spacious and modern bistro with a huge menu, daily food specials, a lounge bar with an extensive beer selection, traditional sports bar, TAB, Keno and gaming facilities, live sport broadcast daily, ample parking space, weekly entertainment and our very own Dan Murphy's bottle shop conveniently located on site.

Host your next big event with us! If you are looking for a function space we are the ideal location! Our large public bar also doubles as private Function room. Whether it is a relaxed get together, birthday, engagement or any type of special event we will be able to cater for your needs.

We pride ourselves on outstanding service, food presentation and value for money. Varsity Lakes Tavern is known as a staple for those who work and live in neighbouring suburbs, whilst also a convenient pit stop for visitors to the area, who are seeking a relaxed setting to enjoy refreshments and great food.

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The Varsity Lakes Bistro is a favourite amongst locals and visitors to Burleigh Waters. Our menu offers a range of delicious dishes; from burgers to pub classics.

We cater for all members of the family with a Kids menu destined to please the fussiest little eaters and a delicious Senior’s menu on offer.

Make sure you keep up to date with our regular offers and specials; we’ve got something for everyone!



  • Bottleshops - BWS and Dan Murphys

  • Free Pub WIFI Available



Our Gaming room features 40 of the latest gaming machines, Keno terminal, and link jackpots including the latest Lightning Link Machines. We have Ticket in Ticket Out system operation on our machines allowing you to move quickly and easily between machines.

To add to your experience we provide complimentary tea, coffee and soft drink for machine players, as well as delicious complimentary toastie snacks. For those who would like something else, we also have an easily accessible Gaming Bar with a wide range of refreshments available.

Our comfortable Keno lounge area is ready for you to watch your numbers come up, enjoy a beverage and play along with your friends.

Join our Monty's Members program to get points, discounts, birthday offers and all the latest updates.

With exceptional service, and plenty of major promotions, we're the place to be. 

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