This theatre first opened at Bloor and Bay with only two screens in 1974. In 1997, it expanded to eight screens and in 1998 four VIP cinemas were added. At VIP seats, food and drinks are served without having to leave your seat. Varsity has a total of 1,964 seats, 120 of those VIP. The theatre also offers six Real D 3D Screens, a Licensed Lounge and a ScotiaBank ATM. Wheelchair accessibility is offered, as are Fidelio described video, Assisted Listening Devices and CaptiView Captioning. Parking available underground. Nearby restaurants include: The Bloor Street Diner, Cultures Fresh Food, Bagel Stop and Pasta Perfect.