The RVT’s glorious stained glass windows and traditional Chesterfield armchairs contrast with interior quirks like a full red English phone booth and faux antler chandeliers.
The US-slanted menu is a meat-lovers masterpiece. Philly cheese steak? Check. Chilli fries? Check. Buttermilk fried chicken? Check. Pastrami on rye? Check, check, check, check. Drinks wise they’ve gone the same way, with the emphasis on well thought out US craft beers, like the always awesome Goose Island IPA.
Essentially The RVT is the heart of the Jewellery Quarter, so expect business meetings from the nearby Big Peg entrepreneurs building, as well as catch-up drinks and post-work socials. It’s a good one-stop-shop for most needs.
Best Bars tip: Home to, bar none, the best chicken wings in the city. You can quote us. On that.
— Tom Cullen