'Rendezvous (Vous) opened in College Park in 1962 (closed 12/22/96). It quickly
the new favorite frat-sorority hangout, replacing the Varsity Grill
which had "modernized" it's old high ceiling, "aircraft hanger with/ giant
wood burning fireplace" motif, with paneled walls, etc., and losing
it's soul in the process.
Anyway. I remember that you had to walk down a few stairs at the 'Vous to reach the toilets, which were
always overflowing; imparting the stench of urine to mingle with
spilled beer. It was raucous, fun, and full of memories and drunk co-eds. Much closer than the Town
After leaving the 'Vous, one might stumble down the street to the Little
Tavern and give hell to "Cyclops," the cockeyed cook while he fried up a bag of "death-balls."