21+ arcade
Type of Arcade

21+ arcade

An arcade that has dedicated 21+ hours (like evenings after 6pm, for example) or that are 21+ all the time

Game Terminal

Nashville, TN 37210
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Game Terminal

Game Terminal

95 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 19, 2024
Nashville, TN 37210
Nashville
Tennessee
TN
37210

Located in Nashville, TN, Game Terminal is one of the largest arcades and barcades in the United States. With almost 100 active pinball machines on location, they offer a wide selection of games for all ages. In addition to pinball, they also offer a selection of classic video arcade games. Game Terminal is 21+ most nights and dog-friendly on their outdoor patio for those who want to bring their furry friends along. And if you're feeling hungry, they offer a full menu and bar. Whether you're looking to relive your childhood or have some fun with friends, Game Terminal is the perfect place for you.

Recbar 812

New Albany, IN 47150
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Recbar 812

Recbar 812

82 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 07, 2024
New Albany, IN 47150
New Albany
Indiana
IN
47150

Rec Bar 812 is a truly one-of-a-kind destination. Located in New Albany, Indiana, Rec Bar 812 is one of the largest barcades in the United States, with 80 active pinball machines on site. In addition to its impressive selection of games, Rec Bar 812 also offers a full food menu, featuring items like sandwiches, tacos and tots. And of course, no bar would be complete without a full bar offering craft beer and cocktails. Rec Bar 812 is open to guests 21 and over after 10pm at night. In addition to its many arcade-style games, Rec Bar 812 also features ping pong and arcade-style basketball games. But perhaps the most distinctive feature of Rec Bar 812 is its giant Toys "R" Us and Blockbuster signs - a true blast from the past! 

Recbar

Louisville, KY 40299
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Recbar

Recbar

65 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 03, 2024
Louisville, KY 40299
Louisville
Kentucky
KY
40299

Recbar in Louisville, Kentucky is a large pinball arcade and barcade with over 65 active machines on location. The sister location to Recbar 812 in New Albany Indiana, Recbar boasts a full bar and food including craft cocktails and craft beer. The food menu includes comfort food staples like sandwiches, burgers, tacos and tater tots. All ages are welcome until 10pm when it becomes 21+. 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Recbar is an adult focused arcade with all the games and drinks you could want!

Arcadia National Bar

Portland, ME 04101
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Arcadia National Bar

Arcadia National Bar

55 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 20, 2024
Portland, ME 04101
Portland
Maine
ME
04101

Two swanky floors of pinball, skeeball and arcade games combined with craft cocktails make this barcade the best choice for date night in Portland, ME. Play skee ball for an actual quarter, sign up for a pinball league, wrangle up a match on a board game, or win a round of bingo or trivia. Tiki-ish bar offerings include drinks made from “fluffy” fresh whole fruit like the Jungle Bird, Apple Melon Pear, and Pineapple Garibaldi. Hungry? Arcadia crafts pizza with ingredients like smoked gouda, goat cheese, basil and arugula. Don’t miss the Fruity Pebble frozen cheesecake on a stick. Arcadia also hosts many leagues and tournaments to satisfy your competitive cravings.

LITT Pinball Bar

Minneapolis, MN 55405
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LITT Pinball Bar

LITT Pinball Bar

47 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 22, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55405

LITT Pinball Bar (Formerly TILT / TLT) in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a pinball paradise with the largest collection of pinball machines in the city. LITT Pinball Bar (Formerly TILT / TLT) offers classic pinball games like "Eight Ball Deluxe," "World Cup Soccer," and "Whitewater," as well as newer games like "Toy Story." 

The bar also has a selection of hot dogs, craft beer, and cocktails for visitors to enjoy while they play. LITT is 21+ after 9 pm, but children under 18 are welcome before 9 pm as long as they are accompanied by an adult. 

The bar also offers leagues and tournaments for competitive pinball players. LITT is locally owned and operated by some serious pinheads who take pride in maintaining the games in excellent condition. 

The friendly staff is always happy to help newbies get started. So whether you're a seasoned pro or a first-time player, LITT Pinball Bar is sure to provide a fun (and challenging) experience.

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

Portland, OR 97209
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Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

42 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 15, 2024
Portland, OR 97209
Portland
Oregon
OR
97209

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade Bar is a must-visit destination in Portland, Oregon. This barcade is home to the largest collection of pinball machines in Portland, with 41 games on location spanning all eras - from classics like the 90s great White Water to more modern machines like Stern's Keith Elwin designed Iron Maiden. Ground Kontrol is an all ages location until 5pm, after which it becomes 21+, so bring the kids early if you've got them. Otherwise, get your adults only gaming on after 5pm! In addition to a large collection of classic video games like Asteroids, Burgertime and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ground Kontrol also has a full bar with cocktails, beer and wine. Plus, they've got a food menu focused on items like tacos, nachos and quesadilla sliders. So whether you're looking to relive your childhood or just want to sip on a craft beer while playing some old-school arcade games, Ground Kontrol is the place for you!

Right Brain Brewery

Traverse City, MI 49684
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Right Brain Brewery

Right Brain Brewery

39 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 22, 2024
Traverse City, MI 49684
Traverse City
Michigan
MI
49684

Right Brain Brewery in Traverse City, MI is known as one of the state’s most creative craft beer breweries, but pinheads know their taproom for its eclectic selection of pinball machines, including one of the largest pinball machines in the world, Hercules. Come in for a sour beer and play arcade games like skee ball, bowling and street fighter. There’s a food truck out front, live music in the evening, and porter and stout recipes you won’t find anywhere else.

Pins Mechanical Company (Indianapolis)

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Pins Mechanical Company (Indianapolis)

Pins Mechanical Company (Indianapolis)

38 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 20, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46202

Pins Mechanical Co in Indianapolis, IN is a social destination featuring duckpin bowling, foosball, ping pong, bocce ball, and all of the most popular pinball machines just waiting for your quarters. Several bars spread across two floors with craft beer and cocktails and a great rooftop patio. Have you ever played garage ball? Here’s your chance. Pins is pet friendly and kid friendly before 8p.m. Bring your own food!

The Ice Box

Seattle, WA 98107
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The Ice Box

The Ice Box

37 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 10, 2024
Seattle, WA 98107
Seattle
Washington
WA
98107

The Ice Box Arcade in Seattle, WA, is a retro adult arcade packed with old-school pinball and video game machines, shuffleboard, pool, air hockey, and a busy events calendar.  The Ice Box hosts live music frequently, stand-up comedy, open mics, karaoke, and holiday-themed parties. Enjoy beer, cider, and snacks, and a colorful beer garden open year-round and pet friendly, so bring Fido to cheer you on at the next pinball tournament. 

The Avenue Cafe

Lansing, MI 48912
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The Avenue Cafe

The Avenue Cafe

37 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 06, 2024
Lansing, MI 48912
Lansing
Michigan
MI
48912

Prepared to be warmly welcomed by the coolest hipsters and artists in Michigan’s state capitol at The Avenue in Lansing, MI. This dive bar and music venue hosts open mics, burlesque shows, goth night, pottery painting, and pinball tournaments. Choose from over 40 of the latest pinball themes and a few retro favorites, a few vintage arcade games, plus three pool tables and darts. Serving up craft brews, ciders, and cocktails, The Avenue is known for its unique take on ramen noodles and vegan dishes. Parking lot is around back off the alley or across the street in the lot behind Strange Matter. 

Super Abari Game Bar

Charlotte, NC 2820
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Super Abari Game Bar

Super Abari Game Bar

35 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 21, 2024
Charlotte, NC 2820
Charlotte
North Carolina
NC
2820

Super Abari Game Bar in Charlotte, NC is a barcade with a portal to the past for adult “kids.” More than 90 arcade games are arranged around a display of screens playing 80s movies. Drop some quarters into more than 30 pinball machines like Indiana Jones, Halloween, Willy Wonka, Creature from the Black Lagoon and Stranger Things. This modern spot serves craft beers and cocktails and is almost exclusively 21+ with the exception of noon to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Dorky's Arcade

Tacoma, WA 98402
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Dorky's Arcade

Dorky's Arcade

33 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 10, 2024
Tacoma, WA 98402
Tacoma
Washington
WA
98402

Dorky's Arcade in downtown Tacoma, WA is an arcade experience not to be missed, with nearly every arcade game you can imagine. Pac Man Battle Royale, a Pong table, an entire section dedicated to Star Wars, including the new Star Wars Battle Pod, Space Invaders, and air hockey and foosball. Games take quarters and all ages are welcome until 10p.m. Dorky’s has an insane beer selection of about 300 crafts, imports and ciders, and an impressive menu complete with vegan dishes. Great spot for a date, party or pinball tournament!

Can Can Wonderland

St. Paul, MN 55104
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Can Can Wonderland

Can Can Wonderland

33 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 17, 2024
St. Paul, MN 55104
St. Paul
Minnesota
MN
55104

What was once the largest tin can factory in the country, Can Can Wonderland in St Paul, MN, also gives a nod to the French populist art movement, Can Can, with its artist-designed mini golf. On the “Boardwalk of Amusements,'' you'll find a variety of pinball and arcade games dating back to the 1920s. Hungry? Try the handcrafted artisan pizzas, sandwiches, and snacks, or pick your favorite cereal at the soda fountain, and the bartender will blend it into a decadent malt with all the fixings. Shh! You didn’t hear us mention the secret pachyderm speakeasy. 

Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

Columbus, OH 43215
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Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

33 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 21, 2024
Columbus, OH 43215
Columbus
Ohio
OH
43215

Pins Mechanical Co has three floors and a patio full of entertainment in downtown Columbus, OH. Foosball, patio pong, ping pong, duckpin bowling, ring toss, jenga, arcade games and the best pinball selection in town all in a sleek environment with several bars serving craft cocktails and beer. There’s even a giant slide to get back downstairs! Pins is a cashless bar, and a few games are absolutely free to play.

QuarterWorld Arcade

Portland, OR 97215
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QuarterWorld Arcade

QuarterWorld Arcade

32 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 16, 2024
Portland, OR 97215
Portland
Oregon
OR
97215

QuarterWorld Arcade is a barcade in Portland, Oregon with the second largest collection of pinball machines in the city. They have 32 pinball games on location, with a selection that includes games like The Addam's Family, Batman '66 and Iron Man. In addition to pinball, they also have over 50 classic arcade games featuring titles like Marvel vs. Capcom, NBA Jam, Pac-Man and others. If you're looking for something different to do, they also have other fun games like Dance Dance Revolution, basketball, and skee ball. QuarterWorld has 2 full bars if you get thirsty, with a focus on cocktails and draft beer. They also serve American pub food like burgers and pizza. QuarterWorld is 21+ except for Saturdays and Sundays between 1pm and 7pm. And yes, they take quarters.

The 1UP Arcade Bar

Greenwood Village, CO 80112
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The 1UP Arcade Bar

The 1UP Arcade Bar

30 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 18, 2024
Greenwood Village, CO 80112
Greenwood Village
Colorado
CO
80112

One of three locations in metro Denver, The 1Up in Greenwood Village, CO features nearly 60 modern and classic arcade games, 30 pinball machines, five Skee-Ball lanes, and five basketball hoops. Located inside The Denver Tech Center, 1Up has custom murals, vintage posters and retro game memorabilia adorning the walls, a full bar with 20 taps, specialty cocktails and nostalgic throwback drinks, as well as a robust menu featuring burgers, tacos, and sandwiches. Bring your quarters and check out the IFPA ranked pinball tournaments. Kids accompanied by their parents can play up until 7p.m.

Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

Columbus, OH 43219
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Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

30 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 17, 2024
Columbus, OH 43219
Columbus
Ohio
OH
43219

Pins Mechanical Co in Easton Town Center in Columbus, OH has three floors of foosball, duckpin bowling, ping pong, and patio pong, plus over 30 pinball machines including Theatre of Magic, Scared Stiff, Hurricane, and Phantom of the Opera. There are three full bars and rotating food trucks, but you can also bring your own food. Take advantage of the outdoor area and firepits, and don’t miss sliding out at the end of your visit. Kids must be accompanied by adults. 

Jupiter Bar

Seattle, WA 98121
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Jupiter Bar

Jupiter Bar

29 pinball machines
Updated: May 17, 2024
Seattle, WA 98121
Seattle
Washington
WA
98121

Jupiter Bar is an art bar with a large game room located in Belltown, an area of Seattle, WA. With their unique take on Mexican food, two full bars, and murals on the walls, this barcade has a solid collection of pinball games ranging from old to new, as well as stand up arcade games and a pool table, all running on quarters. Grab a postcard from the vending machine so your folks know you were here!

Logan Arcade

Chicago, IL 60647
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Logan Arcade

Logan Arcade

28 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 22, 2024
Chicago, IL 60647
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60647

Logan Arcade in Chicago, Illinois is a must-visit for any pinball enthusiast. Home to 35 machines and counting that range from the latest Stern Pinball games to classics like Centigrade 37, Radical!, and Robocop, Logan Arcade has something for everyone. Logan Arcade proudly boasts three TWIPY awards for "Best Pinball Location" in the U.S., making it one of if not the best Pinball Bar in the country! With regular game release parties, tournaments, and other fun events, Logan Arcade ensures a great experience no matter what your skill level may be. All pinball machines are very well-maintained - especially for a public location - so you can feel confident regardless of what machine you choose. What's more, Logan Arcade also has a few retro arcade games on offer so there's definitely something for everyone here - just remember that Logan Arcade is strictly 21+ only!

The 1Up Arcade Bar - Colfax

Denver, CO 80203
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The 1Up Arcade Bar - Colfax

The 1Up Arcade Bar - Colfax

28 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 03, 2024
Denver, CO 80203
Denver
Colorado
CO
80203

1up Arcade Bar in Colfax, Denver is a great gaming-focused destination for anyone looking for an exciting activity in the mile high city.

Located in the heart of the Colfax neighborhood, 1up Arcade Bar has been a staple of Denver's thriving arcade culture since it opened its doors. With 29 pinball machines ranging from early classic solid state pins, to the latest in modern Stern machines, 1up offers something for everyone. And you're bound to love their selection of classic arcade games, skee ball and racing games too.

Plus there's a fully stocked bar with local craft beers including some incredible Colorado craft brews, cocktails, and a humorous selection of 40 oz drinks like Colt 45 and Mad Dog - yes, those are actually on offer here! 1up is passionate about the sport of pinball too, regularly hosting IFPA certified pinball tournaments every month.

But remember 1up Arcade Bar is 21+ only so no kids allowed! If you get peckish while gaming don't worry as 1up can provide delivery menu and orders from nearby pizza shop Sliceworks.

Blairally Vintage Arcade

Eugene, OR 97402
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Blairally Vintage Arcade

Blairally Vintage Arcade

27 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 15, 2024
Eugene, OR 97402
Eugene
Oregon
OR
97402

Does pinball make the band cooler or does the band make pinball cooler? Doesn’t matter. Blairally Vintage Arcade in Eugene, OR is a community hub with colorful patrons, a garage venue for local bands, a full bar with craft drinks, pub grub and a hot dog cart. This hip arcade offers an array of vintage pinball machines and arcade games, some set to free play or only a quarter. Leagues and tournaments are available and kids are welcome before 9 p.m. Especially the cool kids.

Free Play Arlington

Arlington, TX 76010
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Free Play Arlington

Free Play Arlington

27 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 04, 2024
Arlington, TX 76010
Arlington
Texas
TX
76010

Free Play arcade in Arlington Texas has a lot of offer those looking for an exciting night out. With multiple regional locations, they have quickly become a favorite destination for DFW barcade goers. Their selection of vintage arcade games and 28 pinball machines will provide endless entertainment, plus visitors can indulge in cocktails, local draft beer on tap and a small menu of bites, sandwiches and flatbread pizzas. But don't worry about having to continuously feed the machines – all games are set to free play with one $12 entry fee! Bring your friends and family (all children must be supervised) for an evening filled with thrills and chills - just remember than 18+ is the minimum age after 9pm Sunday through Thursday, 21+ after 9pm on Friday and Saturday!

Player 1 Up Bar

Rock Hill, SC 29730
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Player 1 Up Bar

Player 1 Up Bar

27 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 17, 2024
Rock Hill, SC 29730
Rock Hill
South Carolina
SC
29730

Player 1UP in Rock Hill, SC, is a barcade with great food, live music, and arcade video and pinball games, including Pac-Man, Ms. Pac-Man, Galaga, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Donkey Kong. A $5 cover charge at the door includes play for all the games. Player 1UP also has weekly pinball tournaments. Do not miss the bacon cheese fries and the cinnamon sugar fries with icing to dip.

No Quarter

Nashville, TN 37206
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No Quarter

No Quarter

27 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 26, 2024
Nashville, TN 37206
Nashville
Tennessee
TN
37206

No Quarter in Music City is one of Nashville's premier pinball destinations. No Quarter offers over 20 classic and new pinball machines for your enjoyment, along with a carefully curated craft beer selection, wine, and cocktails. No Quarter was recently reopened after having closed for a year due to tornado damage, and they're now better than ever. No Quarter provides an opportunity for competitive play with tournaments every Wednesday night at 7pm as well as month-long league play. No Quarter is 21+ only every day except for Sunday, so plan on leaving the kids at home. No Quarter should be one of your go-to locations when looking for exciting Pinball action in Nashville!

EinStein's Pub

Katy, TX 77450
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EinStein's Pub

EinStein's Pub

26 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 22, 2024
Katy, TX 77450
Katy
Texas
TX
77450

EinStein's Pub in Katy, TX, is an old watering hole where the locals enjoy pub grub, drink specials, live bands, pool, and a beautiful rotating collection of pinball machines. Monthly tournaments are on the same night as the $7 burger special. There’s also air hockey, Big Buck Hunter Reloaded, and a multicade. 

The Triple Knock

Tacoma, WA 98406
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The Triple Knock

The Triple Knock

26 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 29, 2024
Tacoma, WA 98406
Tacoma
Washington
WA
98406

Pinball connoisseurs in Tacoma, WA, know The Triple Knock is the best bar in town to knock a few back, flip a few pins and compare notes with the best flippers in town on how to save that silver ball. Triple Knock’s pinball tournaments include team play, women’s tournaments, and split flipper tournaments. Triple Knock prides itself on being welcoming of everyone, regardless of sex, gender, race, or sexual orientation – as long as you are 21+ and interested in pinball.

Level One Bar + Arcade (Columbus)

Columbus, OH 43235
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Level One Bar + Arcade (Columbus)

Level One Bar + Arcade (Columbus)

25 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Columbus, OH 43235
Columbus
Ohio
OH
43235

Level One Bar + Arcade in Columbus, OH is an 80’s themed bar where arcade games are free if you’re drinking and pinball is only 50 cents. Level One is small and locally owned and serves up local craft beers and cocktails. Pinball includes games like Medieval Madness, Iron Maiden, Deadpool, Tales from the Crypt, and Banzai Run and are all well maintained. Bring a date or join a league!

AYCE Gogi Korean BBQ & Pinball (Van Nuys)

Van Nuys, CA 91405
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AYCE Gogi Korean BBQ & Pinball (Van Nuys)

AYCE Gogi Korean BBQ & Pinball (Van Nuys)

25 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Van Nuys, CA 91405
Van Nuys
California
CA
91405

THE destination for pinball in Los Angeles, AYCE Gogi Korean BBQ and Pinball in Van Nuys, California serves up all-you-can-eat Korean BBQ and the hottest new pinball machines. It’s like a pinhead’s dream come true. Fill up on hot stone bibimbap, spicy bulgogi and even beef tongue and don’t miss the deep fried Nutella Oreo dessert. Bring friends and drink cocktails from a flaming punchbowl or choose a local craft beer. Featuring many newly released machines like Stranger Things and Rick and Morty, AYCE Gogi hosts frequent launch parties to celebrate new additions, as well as tournaments and occasionally the state championship players. Rumor has it Gary Stern stops by when he is in town!

Tappers

Indianapolis, IN 46203
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Tappers

Tappers

25 pinball machines
Updated: May 29, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46203

What’s better than an arcade with beer? How about FREE arcade games and beer! Tappers Arcade Bar in Indianapolis, IN has it all. Arcade classics like Frogger, Galaga, Space Invaders, Burger Time, PacMan, and Mortal Kombat, a few consoles like Nintendo 64, a Game Cube, a Super NES and a Nintendo Switch, plus all of the best pinball games manufactured in the last decade. Must be 21+ and yes, the games are really free. Get your inner kid a boozy slushie and flip out at the hottest spot for pinball in Indianapolis. 

Pin-Vault

Indianapolis, IN 46203
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Pin-Vault

Pin-Vault

25 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 02, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46203

A gaggle of pinheads kept their private collection in a literal vault secret for many years. Now open to the public twice a month, The Pin-Vault is located on the 2nd floor of the Murphy Building in the heart of the Fountain Square neighborhood of Indianapolis, IN. On the first Friday of the month, The Pin-Vault is 21+ and the building hosts artists and vendors, live performances and your choice of restaurants. On the third Saturday of each month, The Pin-Vault is open for all ages. It’s always just $5 to drain as many balls as you want. Ask about leagues and tournaments.

Georgetown Pizza & Arcade

Seattle, WA 98108
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Georgetown Pizza & Arcade

Georgetown Pizza & Arcade

25 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 20, 2024
Seattle, WA 98108
Seattle
Washington
WA
98108

Pizza and pinball in an 80’s style arcade. What more do you need? Youngsters and the young at heart will love this winning combination at Georgetown Pizza and Arcade in Seattle, WA. The pizza’s are big enough to satisfy the whole family and they also sell by the slice, plus beer, ciders, and wine. The pinball collection includes older games, such as Xenon and Eight Ball, to recent games, like Game of Thrones, Aerosmith, and Iron Maiden. Georgetown Pizza and Arcade holds weekly tournaments on Thursdays and Sundays. They are family-friendly until 8 pm. 

North End Pub

Lafayette, IN 47904
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North End Pub

North End Pub

24 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 17, 2024
Lafayette, IN 47904
Lafayette
Indiana
IN
47904

North End Pub is a favorite bar in Lafayette, IN, thanks to its old-school bowling alley, live local bands, pizza and pub grub, and great drink specials, but the locals know it as a great spot to play some pinball. Come flip on Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, eat some wings, and bowl for just $3. Stay late and be ready to rock with DJs and local musicians. 

The Pyramid Scheme

Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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The Pyramid Scheme

The Pyramid Scheme

24 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 12, 2024
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Grand Rapids
Michigan
MI
49503

Grand Rapids, MI, is home to another infamous pyramid scheme, but this Pyramid Scheme is a pub and music venue with a pinball arcade full of the latest Sterns and a few old classics. There’s even a custom AC/DC pinball with a limited edition “Whole Lotta Rosie” backglass. The Pyramid Scheme is laid-back, a little kitschy, and attracts fantastic independent artists, comedians, and rock musicians to its stage. 

Pins Mechanical Co. (Pittsburgh)

Pittsburgh, PA 15203
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Pins Mechanical Co. (Pittsburgh)

Pins Mechanical Co. (Pittsburgh)

24 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 09, 2024
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
PA
15203

Pins Mechanical Co in Pittsburgh, PA is a swanky social destination featuring duckpin bowling, ping pong, bocce ball, hookie, dozens of classic pinball machines, and old-school arcade games for free. Bring your own food and enjoy their high-quality cocktails and craft beers. Pins is kid-friendly until 9 pm at which point you’ll want to take the slide back down to the door. 

ADD-A-Ball

Seattle, WA 98103
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ADD-A-Ball

ADD-A-Ball

24 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 07, 2024
Seattle, WA 98103
Seattle
Washington
WA
98103

Formerly a secret pinball speakeasy, Add A Ball is a hidden gem in the Fremont area of Seattle, WA, located across the street from Brouwers on the alley. Add A Ball is a retro dive bar arcade with two floors of video arcade games and glorious old pinball machines. It’s worth visiting just to scope out the quirky decor, but you’ll also find quirky pins like Badcats, Party Animal, and Radical! For an adults-only bar serving up strong drinks, cheap beer, and pizza by the slice, these machines are beautifully maintained. Even the locals will tell you this place is very Seattle.

Wedgehead

Portland, OR 97232
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Wedgehead

Wedgehead

24 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Portland, OR 97232
Portland
Oregon
OR
97232

Wedgehead is a barcade in Portland Oregon that boasts an extensive rotating pinball collection. They keep around 20 games on location at any given time but have a selection of over 150 machines to rotate from. Games are set to free play with your admission fee, so you can play all day if you want (plus they allow ins and outs). If you're looking to compete, they host a casual weekly pinball tournament format called Howdy Pardner!

Unlike some of the other more popular arcades in Portland and elsewhere, Wedgehead focuses exclusively on pinball machines, so no video games or other arcade machines to district you from your intended purpose. They offer a food menu to go with your beverages that features items like burgers, sandwiches, burritos and shareable appetizers. Customers rave about the food and quality of the pinball machines at Wedgehead. If you love pinball and good food, Wedgehead is the place for you! Note - Wedghead becomes a 21+ adults only establishment after 6pm every night.

Quarter Up Bar Arcade

Akron, OH 44313
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Quarter Up Bar Arcade

Quarter Up Bar Arcade

23 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 15, 2024
Akron, OH 44313
Akron
Ohio
OH
44313

Quarter-Up is a bar arcade space to play, eat, and drink. Quarter-Up has a collection of 78 games, including 18 pinball machines and a foosball table. They do have kid-friendly hours on Saturdays and Sundays. Quarter-Up also holds 21+ pinball tournaments. For food, they have a complete menu that includes appetizers, hot dogs, brats, sandwiches, and burgers. For drinks, they offer a full-service bar with craft beer. At Quarter-up, people of all ages enjoy the games and good food.

Colorado Pinball Pub

Littleton, CO 80120
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Colorado Pinball Pub

Colorado Pinball Pub

22 pinball machines
Updated: May 06, 2024
Littleton, CO 80120
Littleton
Colorado
CO
80120

The Colorado Pinball Pub is the perfect if you like some Whisky with your pinball as they offer over 150 stellar whiskeys. For games, they have 28 pinball and classic arcade games. Game play is $15 per person per hour. Colorado Pinball Pub also has pinball league nights and monthly tournaments. Besides whisky, they also offer beer, ciders, and seltzers. They also have a menu that includes pizzas, calzones, and a variety of appetizers. You will always have a great time Sippin' and Flippin' at the Colorado Pinball Pub.

Cidercade Fort Worth

Fort Worth, TX 76110
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Cidercade Fort Worth

Cidercade Fort Worth

22 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Fort Worth, TX 76110
Fort Worth
Texas
TX
76110

Cidercade Fort Worth is a barcade unlike any other! It's the Fort Worth addition to the small chain of craft cider-focused arcades with multiple locations throughout the state of Texas. Perfect for date nights, friend hangs, and any other occasion, Cidercade has a wide range of retro and modern arcade games along with 22 pinball machines on site. Not enough? They've got air hockey and pool tables too, plus Step Mania X (DDR style game) and shuffleboard. In the mood for something to munch on? They've got pizza, salad, and even their own unique cinnamon roll pizzas to top off your evening. 21+ after 8pm so adults can stay out late but also family friendly all other times - it's cidercade fun for everyone! Visit Cidercade Fort Worth today for great craft cider and even better arcade fueled times.

Bartari

Scranton, PA 18503
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Bartari

Bartari

22 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 02, 2024
Scranton, PA 18503
Scranton
Pennsylvania
PA
18503

Bartari is retro-inspired and has a little something for everyone. It is part bar, part restaurant, and part arcade. They have over 40 video games from the '80s and '90s, pool tables, skee ball, and pinball machines. Their pinball collection includes 10+ current machines. They also hold pinball tournaments. The bar has over 20 taps of craft and domestic beers and ciders. They also have a wide selection of bottles and cans, wine, a full bar,  plus '80s and 90's inspired cocktails such as the Electric Smurf and Snoop Cooler. The restaurant is Gastropub cuisine with a focus on shareable dishes. Bartari is family-friendly until 9 pm. 

The Coin Slot

Traverse City, MI 49684
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The Coin Slot

The Coin Slot

22 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 19, 2024
Traverse City, MI 49684
Traverse City
Michigan
MI
49684

The Coin Slot is an arcade bar with pinball machines, skee ball, and pool tables. They have about 10 newer pinball machines. They also rent our pinball machines by the day or month. They have a full bar with beer, ciders, and mixed drinks. The Coin Slot does not have food but has food trucks on a regular basis. They are 21+ after 9 pm. 

The L.A.B.

Ogden, UT 84401
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The L.A.B.

The L.A.B.

21 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 15, 2024
Ogden, UT 84401
Ogden
Utah
UT
84401

The L.A.B. in Ogden, UT, is an arcade bar where pinball is their clear favorite, with beautifully maintained machines. The L.A.B. also has classic arcade games, foosball, skeeball, and a lounge area with NES, Nintendo64, Wii, and board games that truly feels like playing in a friend’s living room. The L.A.B. also hosts regular competitions on everything from Big Buck Hunter Reloaded to Killer Queen to Mario Kart Deluxe. 

Bang Back Pinball Lounge

Columbia, SC 29205
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Bang Back Pinball Lounge

Bang Back Pinball Lounge

21 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 10, 2024
Columbia, SC 29205
Columbia
South Carolina
SC
29205

Bang Back Pinball Lounge in Columbia, SC, is a trendy barcade serving up circuit tournament-ready pinball machines and amazing food like bao buns and crunchy wonton tacos. A skilled mixologist is mixing up exceptional cocktails and a great craft beer selection. Bring your quarters and be seen climbing the leaderboard. 

EightyTwo

Los Angeles, CA 90013
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EightyTwo

EightyTwo

21 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 19, 2024
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Los Angeles
California
CA
90013

EightyTwo in Los Angeles, CA, features a barcade with an outdoor patio, nightly DJs, and arcade and pinball competitions. EightyTwo boasts a rotating crop of new pinball machines, like Godzilla and Iron Maiden, but also the very best of the classics, like Monster Bash and Mars Attacks. Is it trendy? Yes. Is there a bathroom attendant? Yes. Are the drinks and games inexpensive for downtown LA? Also yes. Will it be crowded? YES.  

Admiral Pub

Seattle, WA 98116
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Admiral Pub

Admiral Pub

21 pinball machines
Updated: May 25, 2024
Seattle, WA 98116
Seattle
Washington
WA
98116

Admiral Pub is a neighborhood sports bar in West Seattle, WA with darts, skeeball, ping pong, board games, and an awesome lineup of pinball machines. Local pinball enthusiasts regularly host tournaments and leagues here. This dive bar is LGBTQ+ friendly and hosts the occasional drag show, plus trivia, bingo, and karaoke. Admiral serves great burgers and wings, too!

I/O Arcade Bar

Madison, WI 53703
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I/O Arcade Bar

I/O Arcade Bar

21 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 30, 2024
Madison, WI 53703
Madison
Wisconsin
WI
53703

I/O Arcade Bar is Madison, WI’s place for drinkers with a gaming problem. Located in a refurbished warehouse, this arcade bar bills itself as a place for “nerds of all kinds” with an 80's vibe reminiscent of Aladdin's Castle at the mall. I/O has a large selection of video and pinball games, including Deadpool and Godzilla Premium, all run on quarters, or choose from a library of board games. I/O is a 21+ venue but hosts all-ages hours every Sunday from 11 am to 1 pm.

The Basement Arcade Bar

Concord, NC 28025
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The Basement Arcade Bar

The Basement Arcade Bar

21 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 24, 2024
Concord, NC 28025
Concord
North Carolina
NC
28025

The Basement Arcade Bar has classic '80s and '90s arcade video games, air hockey, plus pinball machines. The collection of 20 pinball machines does contain retro and current games. They do hold pinball tournaments and are family-friendly until 8 pm. Also, games are free to play with a $10 admission for adults and $5 for children. The Basement Arcade Bar offers a full bar, including cider, craft, domestic, and imports. They do not serve food but have snacks in a vending machine and are close to restaurants. 

Tilted Arcade Bar

Jackson, MI 49201
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Tilted Arcade Bar

Tilted Arcade Bar

20 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 06, 2024
Jackson, MI 49201
Jackson
Michigan
MI
49201

Tilted Arcade Bar in Jackson, Michigan, is a great place to bring a date and play old-school arcade games, pinball, pool, and foosball. Tilted offers a full bar and a nice little menu with tacos, nachos, and pretzels. Tilted feels like a friendly neighborhood bar with a laid-back atmosphere, reasonable prices and well-maintained arcade and pinball games. 

Riverside Game Lab

Riverside, CA 92501
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Riverside Game Lab

Riverside Game Lab

20 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 25, 2024
Riverside, CA 92501
Riverside
California
CA
92501

The Riverside Game Lab is the perfect combination of both classic and modern arcades, pinball, and virtual reality under one roof. They have six Virtual Reality booths and an Immersive Virtual Reality room. For the pinball player, they have about 20 games and tournaments. They also have the following types of arcade games: classic, retro, fight, rhythm (including DDR), sports, racing, and shooting.  They also offer e-sports tournaments with casual and competitive gamers! The Riverside Game Lab has a full bar and a small food menu. The Riverside Game Lab has at least one of every gaming experience so you never have to look far for what you want to play!

YESTERcades of Somerville

Somerville, NJ 08876
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YESTERcades of Somerville

YESTERcades of Somerville

20 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 16, 2024
Somerville, NJ 08876
Somerville
New Jersey
NJ
08876

YESTERcades is an entertainment venue that has classic arcade games with some modern gaming mixed in. They also have air hockey tables, pool tables, and skee ball. YESTERcade is unlimited play for 9.25 per hour or $25 per day. It is also a BYOB Thursday - Sunday. 

Free Play Bar & Arcade

Providence, RI 02903
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Free Play Bar & Arcade

Free Play Bar & Arcade

20 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 05, 2024
Providence, RI 02903
Providence
Rhode Island
RI
02903

Cidercade Houston

Houston, TX 77003
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Cidercade Houston

Cidercade Houston

20 pinball machines
Updated: May 13, 2024
Houston, TX 77003
Houston
Texas
TX
77003

Cidercade Houston features over 275+ new and retro games. The variety of games includes classic, fighting, shooting, driving, sports, and pinball games. They have 15+ newer pinball games. Cidercade also has air hockey, ping pong tables, and skee ball. They offer unlimited play for $10. Of course, Cidercade offers a variety of hard ciders. They do not have food but often have food trucks. They are family-friendly during the day but 21+ after 8 pm. 

Mustang Sally Brewery

Chantilly, VA 20151
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Mustang Sally Brewery

Mustang Sally Brewery

19 pinball machines
Updated: May 27, 2024
Chantilly, VA 20151
Chantilly
Virginia
VA
20151

Mustang Sally Brewing Company is a craft brewery inspired by Old World brewing traditions. It is a fun place with chalkboard walls, corn-hole, Jenga, and pinball machines. They offer food from Eugene's Sausage & Fries, which serves hot dogs, burgers, gourmet sausage, milkshakes, and fries. Mustang Sally Brewing is 21+. 

Crave 80s

Marysville, WA 98270
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Crave 80s

Crave 80s

19 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 12, 2024
Marysville, WA 98270
Marysville
Washington
WA
98270

Rat your bangs and don your best stonewash jeans and slouch socks – the 80’s are back in Marysville, WA at Crave 80’s arcade bar. Is there an exact replica of your mom’s living room back when Reagan was president? Check. Boom box on the wall? Check. Is the menu in a Trapper Keeper? Indeed it is. See? It isn’t too late to go back! Come grab a beer and play all your favorite arcade games and pinball machines from the 80’s. Watch the calendar for trivia, karaoke, deejays, leagues and tournaments. Be sure to try the world famous stuffed puffins: hot doughnuts filled with ice cream, with a side of whipped cream and sprinkles. Tell your mom you’ll be out past curfew tonight! 

Level Up Arcade (Eugene)

Eugene, OR 97401
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Level Up Arcade (Eugene)

Level Up Arcade (Eugene)

19 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 12, 2024
Eugene, OR 97401
Eugene
Oregon
OR
97401

Level Up Arcade has over 90 video arcades and pinball games. In addition to pinball machines, they have group party games, drivers, shooters, golf, and more. They have 16 taps of microbrews, fresh cocktails, food, and a DJ every Friday and Saturday night. They are 21+ after 9 pm but family-friendly during the day. 

Mission Control

Santa Ana, CA 92701
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Mission Control

Mission Control

19 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 08, 2024
Santa Ana, CA 92701
Santa Ana
California
CA
92701

Mission control is a barcade bringing the '80s back with style, video arcade games, and pinball machines. Their video game collection includes Pac-Man and Donkey Kong. For pinball machines, they have classic games, including Jurassic Park and Attack from Mars. Mission Control does have pinball tournaments. It is located on the 2nd floor of the McFadden Public Market and usually has a DJ playing awesome music. Children are allowed during the day but 21+ at 9 pm on Friday and Saturday nights. 

Shorty's

Seattle, WA 98121
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Shorty's

Shorty's

19 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 30, 2024
Seattle, WA 98121
Seattle
Washington
WA
98121

If you’re not afraid of clowns, you’ll love Shorty’s in Seattle, WA. Shorty’s is a whimsical, circus-themed pinball arcade featuring old school arcade games like Joust and Galaga, and a rotating lineup of pinball machines. Shorty’s is probably the only place in the world where it is acceptable to set a drink on a pinball table – the booth’s table, not the cabinet tables. Shorty’s serves a great hot dog and a full bar to anyone who’s over 21.

Free Play Denton

Denton, TX 76201
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Free Play Denton

Free Play Denton

18 pinball machines
Updated: May 17, 2024
Denton, TX 76201
Denton
Texas
TX
76201

Step into the neon lit world of Free Play Arcade in Denton, Texas and you may never want to leave! Home to a collection of 17 pinball machines that span decades in time plus a ton of classic and retro arcade games, Free Play in Denton is no ordinary barcade. Whether it's indulging in the free play coin-op gaming environment or noshing on their delicious green chile chicken pizza (it's our favorite!), Free Play offers something for everyone! Plus with entry tickets just $12 and reduced age restrictions after 9pm Sunday through Wednesday and Thursday-Saturday respectively, Freeplay is sure to be a fun night out in Denton, TX. So grab your friends, come through Freeplay - whether you're an old school pinball wizard or a classic gamer looking for that golden age feeling, you won't be disappointed!

GameCraft Arcade

Southington, CT 06489
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GameCraft Arcade

GameCraft Arcade

18 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 09, 2024
Southington, CT 06489
Southington
Connecticut
CT
06489

GameCraft is an arcade bar with classic video arcade machines, pinball, and skeeball. They have local craft beers, ciders, and gamer-themed cocktails. They are 21+, Monday through Saturday, but Sunday is Family Day. The pinball collection is about 20 games, including Godzilla, Ghostbusters, Toy Story 4, and Stranger Things. GameCraft does not have a restaurant, but you may bring in outside food. They also hold bi-weekly pinball tournaments. 

Olaf's

Seattle, WA 98107
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Olaf's

Olaf's

18 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 07, 2024
Seattle, WA 98107
Seattle
Washington
WA
98107

Olaf’s is a dive bar and live music venue in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle, WA. Ballard is a hip waterfront neighborhood, and Olaf’s is one of the joints making it so trendy. Nordic and maritime roots run deep, so these sailors literally sculpted a vagina room in which to play classic and modern pinball machines – the entranceway births your game. You’ll see. Also, the food is excellent, the rotating beers always please, and the staff is as charming as the artwork. 

Replay Lincoln Park

Chicago, IL 60657
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Replay Lincoln Park

Replay Lincoln Park

17 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 16, 2024
Chicago, IL 60657
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60657

Replay Lincoln Park in Chicago is the place to be for adult arcade fans who are looking for a night of fun and drinks with friends. Much more than just a pinball arcade, Replay also offers retro arcade games, skee ball, DDR, air hockey, and more. And don't worry about digging up quarters -- almost all the games are free play! Replay's 22 pinball machines include everything from Stern's Batman 66 to Creature from the Black Lagoon to Lord of the Rings. Replay Lincoln Park is guaranteed to give you a unique and unforgettable experience. In addition to pinball they also retheme the bar every couple of months, a few recent themes include Jurassic Park, Harry Potter, Taylor Swift, Clue, and It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia. Great for selfies and the themed cocktails never disappoint. Replay is 21+ only!

The Playhouse/Swillburger

Rochester, NY 14620
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The Playhouse/Swillburger

The Playhouse/Swillburger

17 pinball machines
Updated: May 30, 2024
Rochester, NY 14620
Rochester
New York
NY
14620

Set in a church building built in 1890, The Playhouse is a trendy hangout in Rochester, NY right on the border of the Southwedge and Swillburg neighborhoods. The Playhouse has a full bar with craft cocktails, two floors full of vintage arcade games, and Swillburger, a modern take on American burger joints complete with vegan and gluten free options. Play classic arcade games like Pacman and Donkey Kong, newer games like Guitar Hero, plus skeeball, shuffleboard, and a whole room dedicated to pinball with modern favorites and a couple of 90’s classics. Swillburger is family friendly until 10pm.

Cidercade Austin

Austin, TX 78704
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Cidercade Austin

Cidercade Austin

17 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 15, 2024
Austin, TX 78704
Austin
Texas
TX
78704

Cidercade Austin is Austin's Cidercade outpost, and it's a great spot for lovers of pinball and craft brewed cider alike. With 17 pinball machines on site, plus their own craft brewed ciders, you'll be kept busy for hours. They also have a selection of arcade games, video games, skee ball, bubble hockey, air hockey, and more - all set to free play with your admission fee. And if you're looking for a little adult fun after 8pm (when the arcade becomes a 21+ venue), they've got you covered there too. Cidercade is the perfect spot to enjoy some classic gaming food - think pizza and wings - and brush up on your skills. So whether you're a local or just passing through Austin, make sure to check out Cidercade!

Emporium Logan Square

Chicago, IL 60647
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Emporium Logan Square

Emporium Logan Square

17 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 29, 2024
Chicago, IL 60647
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60647

Emporium Logan Square in Chicago Illinios is an adult-only playland that combines the best of gaming and entertainment. As one of the top pinball barcades in the city, Emporium features sixteen classic machines, ranging from underrated favorites like Baywatch and Breakshot to out-and-proud fan choices like White Water and World Cup Soccer. Besides pinball, Emporium also offers foosball tables, air hockey, Super Chexx bubble hockey, arcade basketball and more for adult gamers looking for an ultimate pastime experience.

Emporium hosts tournaments for those looking for a more competitive edge, so keep your eyes peeled if you're ready to take your skills to the next level! Emporium has a great selection of craft beers and cocktails, but it's important to note that you won't find any food here - you'll have to bring your own if you're looking for a snack. Overall Emporium Logan Square is a great spot for 21+ adults looking to tap into their inner child while enjoying a tasty beverage or two!

EinStein's Pub & Arcade

Richmond, TX 77407
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EinStein's Pub & Arcade

EinStein's Pub & Arcade

16 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 23, 2024
Richmond, TX 77407
Richmond
Texas
TX
77407

EinStein's Pub & Arcade features pinball, music, and sports. It is a great place to hang out with friends and family in a neighborhood bar style environment. They have a great selection of draft beers and food and goes 21+ after 9 pm each night. Besides pinball, EinStein's Pub and Arcade has air hockey, skee ball, bubble hockey, foosball, and DDR. The pinball collection is 15+ games ranging from the 1970s to current games, and they hold monthly tournaments. They also have a DJ Thursday, Friday, and Saturday nights.

Free Play Bar Arcade

Worcester, MA 01608
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Free Play Bar Arcade

Free Play Bar Arcade

16 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 11, 2024
Worcester, MA 01608
Worcester
Massachusetts
MA
01608

The 1Up Arcade Bar - LoDo

Denver, CO 80202
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The 1Up Arcade Bar - LoDo

The 1Up Arcade Bar - LoDo

15 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 08, 2024
Denver, CO 80202
Denver
Colorado
CO
80202

1up Arcade Bar in Denver's lively LODO neighborhood is a great spot for adults looking for a unique nightlife experience.

1up is one of two 1up locations in Denver, and it's the perfect balance between bar and arcade. With 16 pinball machines on-site plus a variety of classic arcade games, 1up will keep you entertained all evening.

The adult-focused barcade setup has craft beer, cocktails, and all your favorite bar fixins ready to be enjoyed while playing some of your favorite throwback games such as skee ball, arcade hoops or other interactive classics. 1up even offers monthly IFPA certified pinball tournaments held on every 1st Sunday to keep the competitive spirit alive. Whether it's an evening with friends or a special date night at 1up Arcade Bar, it's sure to be a truly memorable experience.

Up-Down (Milwaukee)

Milwaukee, WI 53202
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Up-Down (Milwaukee)

Up-Down (Milwaukee)

15 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 08, 2024
Milwaukee, WI 53202
Milwaukee
Wisconsin
WI
53202

If you want to take a break from the everyday grind and reminisce on the good times of your childhood, be sure to check out Up-Down Milwaukee, the Milwaukee outpost of the Up-Down Arcade chain.

This Milwaukee barcade is the perfect mix of old-school nostalgia and new age fun, with 13 pinball machines on location comprised of classic Bally and Williams tables plus a few modern Sterns for good measure. The arcade also has skee ball, video arcade games, craft beers on tap, creative cocktails, and hand-made pizzas with unconventional toppings like bacon mac n' cheese.

It's a great spot for an adults night out - emphasis on "adult", don't bring the kids! And if you're up for some fresh air while you play up your favorite retro classics, they also have a rooftop patio to enjoy when it's nice out.

Up-Down (Nashville)

Nashville, TN 37206
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Up-Down (Nashville)

Up-Down (Nashville)

15 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 15, 2024
Nashville, TN 37206
Nashville
Tennessee
TN
37206

Up-Down is the Nashville outpost of the Up-Down Arcade chain with other locations in Des Moines, Kansas City, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, St. Louis and Oklahoma City. Popular barcade concept with pinball machines (15 on site), arcade machines, skee-ball, DDR, and other games that are fun to play while drinking with friends. You'll find a full bar with a focus on local craft beers, plus tasty pizzas to nosh on. Up-Down is strictly 21+, so this arcade's just for the adults! 

Cidercade Dallas

Dallas, TX 75207
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Cidercade Dallas

Cidercade Dallas

14 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 08, 2024
Dallas, TX 75207
Dallas
Texas
TX
75207

If you’ve been itching to let your inner geek shine and enjoy some serious cidercade fun, Dallas is where you want to be! Cidercade Dallas is the original location of this Texas chain with multiple locations throughout the state. Alongside their craft cider made onsite and a selection of hard seltzers, you can challenge your friends and family at tons of retro and modern arcade games, plus 23 pinball machines. Food-wise, they don’t serve anything from the bar, but that doesn't mean you have to go hungry - you are welcome to bring your own snacks plus there are usually food trucks on site. Of course, cidercade isn’t complete without other entertainment: challenge someone in a game of skee ball, step mania x for DDR fans or shoot some hoops like an all-star on an arcade-style game. If you're over 21 years old, don't forget that cidercade is open after 8pm - perfect for late night players!

Bit Bar

Salem, MA 01970
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Bit Bar

Bit Bar

14 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 21, 2024
Salem, MA 01970
Salem
Massachusetts
MA
01970

LeaderBoard Arcade Bar

Orange Park, FL 32073
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LeaderBoard Arcade Bar

LeaderBoard Arcade Bar

14 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 04, 2024
Orange Park, FL 32073
Orange Park
Florida
FL
32073

Ready for some retro gaming under black light? LeaderBoard Arcade Bar & Pizzeria in Orange Park near Jacksonville, FL took over an Applebee’s and kept the layout: a bar in the center surrounded by modern arcade games, including a great selection of Japanese games, Dance Dance Revolution and modern pinball machines. The pizza alone is worth the trip and the fried jalapenos do not disappoint either. Grab a beer, cocktail or Japanese soda and fill your game card. Time to get on the leaderboard. 

Tik Tok's Workshop

Bremerton, WA 98310
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Tik Tok's Workshop

Tik Tok's Workshop

14 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 16, 2024
Bremerton, WA 98310
Bremerton
Washington
WA
98310

Tik Tok’s Workshop in Bremerton, WA is a pinball arcade and steampunk bar where the owners are the local repair guys so these machines are always pristine. Tik Tok’s pinball lineup is a rotating collection with modern machines, but they also like to provide older pins that you may have never played and won’t find anywhere else. The owners work to grow the local pinball community by holding training events as well as walkthroughs of individual games and will even help familiarize you with the internal working of a pinball machine and give you basic troubleshooting pointers! Tik Tok’s is still a bar, so patrons must be 21 and up.

Barcade Brooklyn

Brooklyn, NY 11211
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Barcade Brooklyn

Barcade Brooklyn

14 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 03, 2024
Brooklyn, NY 11211
Brooklyn
New York
NY
11211

Barcade in Brooklyn is the perfect spot for a night of nostalgic fun. This small chain was the first establishment to combine classic arcade games with craft beer and cocktails, offering visitors the chance to relive their youth while enjoying modern adult beverages. Barcade Brooklyn boasts an impressive lineup of 12 pinball machines, plus a collection of classic retro video games for visitors to enjoy. All of these come with a 21+ only rule, making Barcade an exciting adults-only destination. Beer enthusiasts will love Barcade's focus on craft brews as well as inventive cocktails. If you get hungry while you're there, Barcade has small snacks available or you can order delivery from nearby local restaurants. Barcade Brooklyn is a unique experience that combines the best of old-school gaming with modern libations!

Press Start (Rapid City)

Rapid City, SD 57701
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Press Start (Rapid City)

Press Start (Rapid City)

14 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 06, 2024
Rapid City, SD 57701
Rapid City
South Dakota
SD
57701

Press Start Bar and Arcade have classic video arcade games. They also have a full bar. Besides pinball and video arcade games, there is a pool table and air hockey table. Families and minors are welcome until 7 pm in the game room. The bar is 21+ all the time. 

Emporium San Francisco

San Francisco, CA 94117
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Emporium San Francisco

Emporium San Francisco

13 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 14, 2024
San Francisco, CA 94117
San Francisco
California
CA
94117

The Emporium is a small barcade chain with locations in Chicago, Oakland, Las Vegas and New Orleans. The San Francisco location is located in the Harding Theater, a historic old theater. The Emporium has 10 pinball machines on location plus arcade games, air hockey, shuffleboard, foosball, skee ball and more. You can bring your own food or have it delivered. The Emporium offers frequent DJ nights and a dedicated dance floor to get your dance on. This arcade and bar is 21+, so adults only at this arcade and bar.

Corky's Gaming Bistro (Grapevine)

Grapevine, TX 76051
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Corky's Gaming Bistro (Grapevine)

Corky's Gaming Bistro (Grapevine)

13 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 20, 2024
Grapevine, TX 76051
Grapevine
Texas
TX
76051

Corky's Gaming Bistro in Grapevine is the perfect spot for anyone looking for an exciting night out or weekend activity! It's got a great selection of old school arcade games and up to 12 pinball machines, so you won't ever get tired of the selection of games. Plus, Corky's offers axe throwing in case you want to switch things up from arcade games and pinball, and escape rooms for those that are feeling adventurous. The menu features all your favorite barcade staples like wings, pizza and tacos - plus some fun cocktails to help you celebrate your victory at the pinball tables. Corky’s also has plenty of beer on tap and a solid selection of wines if that’s more your style. And don't forget - Corky's is 18+ after 9pm and 21+ after 11pm, so come early if you're under 21! 

Headquarters Beercade - River North

Chicago, IL 60610
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Headquarters Beercade - River North

Headquarters Beercade - River North

12 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 14, 2024
Chicago, IL 60610
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60610

Headquarters Beercade Chicago is the Windy City's outpost of a growing chain of pinball bars (see also, Nashville), with an amazing selection of 32 pinball machines. They cover all eras, from Bally's Eight Ball to Stern's Game of Thrones and Sega's Space Jam, offering something for everyone. Headquarters Beercade also features a full bar and elevated pub food options like pizza, burgers, and tacos - not to mention retro arcade games, skee ball, and other gaming favorites! With a unique and heavily decorated atmosphere, Headquarters Beercade Chicago is the perfect place to hang out for a few pints and some pins. Chicago pinball fans will certainly feel at home here!

Free Play Ft. Worth

Fort Worth, TX 76104
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Free Play Ft. Worth

Free Play Ft. Worth

12 pinball machines
Updated: May 12, 2024
Fort Worth, TX 76104
Fort Worth
Texas
TX
76104

If you’re on the lookout for an electrifying entertainment experience, then look no further than Free Play Arcade in Fort Worth! This small Texas chain of barcades boasts free play games with an entry fee of $12, plus snacks and sandwiches. Speaking of free play games, they’ve got an impressive lineup featuring 12 awesome pinball machines as well as everything from classic arcade games to Dance Dance Revolution, Bubble Hockey and Killer Queen. It gets even better – visiting the rooftop Tiki cocktail and slushy venue will take your experience to a whole other level. For the legal drinkers out there, note that it becomes 18+ after 9pm Sunday through Thursday and 21+ after 9pm on Friday and Saturday. With their unbeatable selection of retro and cutting-edge games, a night at Free Play Arcade will certainly be one to remember!

Planet Sarbez

St. Augustine, FL 32080
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Planet Sarbez

Planet Sarbez

12 pinball machines
Updated: Jan 14, 2024
St. Augustine, FL 32080
St. Augustine
Florida
FL
32080

How do you like your grilled cheese? If you said with mango and avocado, you’ll love Sarbez in St. Augustine. This funky dive bar designs gourmet grilled cheese sandwiches or you can create your own masterpiece. Sarbez is a live music venue with a couple of rooms full of classic video arcade games plus air hockey, skeeball, pool, darts, and pinball games like Dr. No, Stranger Things and Guardians of the Galaxy. Sarbez is family friendly until 10pm and serves craft beer, ciders, sours, meads, wines, sodas, kombuchas and iced coffees. Outside seating is smoke and dog friendly. 

Up Down (Minneapolis)

Minneapolis, MN 55408
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Up Down (Minneapolis)

Up Down (Minneapolis)

12 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 23, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55408
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55408

Up Down Arcade Bar in Minneapolis, Minnesota is a must-visit spot for any arcade lover. They have a large collection of pinball machines on location with 12 games to play. Up Down also has other locations in Des Moines, Kansas City, Milwaukee, St. Louis, Nashville and Oklahoma City so if you're ever in the area, be sure to check them out! They have a large craft beer election with 60 beers on tap as well as arcade games, skee ball, console games and more to keep you entertained. If you get hungry, they make pizza on site. Just note that Up Down is a 21+ only establishment. So if you're looking for a fun night out with friends, Up Down Arcade Bar should definitely be at the top of your list!

Miniboss

San Jose, CA 95113
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Miniboss

Miniboss

12 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 22, 2024
San Jose, CA 95113
San Jose
California
CA
95113

Do people come to Miniboss in San Jose, CA just for the craft cocktails? Yes, but then they also geek out over the old school arcade with throwbacks like Ms. Pac Man and Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker. Play popular modern pinball like Monster Bash and Theater of Magic for 75 cents or free on Thursdays. This chic retro barcade also offers full table service and Asian fusion cuisine. Try the Winter on Niberu cocktail – it is like a boozy strawberry milkshake.

Up-Down STL

St. Louis, MO 63108
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Up-Down STL

Up-Down STL

12 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 14, 2024
St. Louis, MO 63108
St. Louis
Missouri
MO
63108

Up Down Arcade Bar is an arcade lover's dream come true. The perfect place to let your inner child out, Up Down boasts an impressive collection of arcade games, pinball machines, console games, and skee ball. And if that's not enough to keep you entertained, make the night more interesting with a few drinks from their extensive craft beer menu. So whether you're looking to relive your childhood or just want a place to drink beer with friends, Up Down is the perfect spot. Just be sure to leave the kiddos at home - this bar is for adults only!

Stardust

Phoenix, AZ 85003
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Stardust

Stardust

12 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 01, 2024
Phoenix, AZ 85003
Phoenix
Arizona
AZ
85003

Are you looking to pinball and party in Phoenix, Arizona? Then the place to head is Stardust Pinbar. This pinball arcade is a barcade - part pinball arcade and part bar - that provides an energized atmosphere for pinball lovers of all ages. Before 8pm most nights, guests can relax with their friends, family, and kids while trying out all 12 pinball machines at this location, or enjoy some tasty craft beers or specialty cocktails from the full bar. After 8pm, the fun really picks up as Stardust transforms into a 21+ venue with its light-up dance floor and wall of pinball playfields. If you're hungry, make sure to try the pizza wings and sandwiches from their menu too! Overall, Stardust Pinbar makes for a great experience for anyone who enjoys pinball in Phoenix. 

Cobra Arcade Bar Tucson

Tucson, AZ 85701
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Cobra Arcade Bar Tucson

Cobra Arcade Bar Tucson

11 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 05, 2024
Tucson, AZ 85701
Tucson
Arizona
AZ
85701

When it comes to Cobra Arcade Bar, a 21+ only gaming and nightlife destination in downtown Tucson, Arizona, the Cobra has got you covered for all kinds of fun. As part of the small Arizona-based barcade chain that also has an outpost in Phoenix, Cobra Arcade Bar offers more than just their 9 pinball machines and classic arcade games - they also have regularly scheduled events with DJs and game-themed cocktails like 'Punch Out' and 'Princess Peach.' All this plus draft beer means Cobra Arcade Bar is the perfect place for an adults’ night out - no youths allowed! So, come on down and experience one of Tucson's most popular retro gaming and pinball hangouts.

Bottom Lounge

Chicago, IL 60607
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Bottom Lounge

Bottom Lounge

10 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 04, 2024
Chicago, IL 60607
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60607

Emporium Wicker Park

Chicago, IL 60622
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Emporium Wicker Park

Emporium Wicker Park

10 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Chicago, IL 60622
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60622

Emporium Wicker Park in Chicago IL is the perfect spot for adults seeking a gaming fiesta. This barcade offers not only an impressive array of 9 different pinball machines (including rare models like Chicago Cubs Triple Play and Austin Powers) but also an exciting selection of other classic arcade games like air hockey and foosball. Emporium does not have any food onsite, however you’re welcomed to bring in your own snacks! And, with a full bar there’s plenty of options to enhance your gaming experience even further. Emporium Wicker Park has all the ingredients for a fun night out in Chicago so come and check out what this pinball arcade has to offer!

Free Play Richardson

Richardson, TX 75081
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Free Play Richardson

Free Play Richardson

10 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 06, 2024
Richardson, TX 75081
Richardson
Texas
TX
75081

Have you been looking for an amazing freeplay retro arcade experience in Richardson? Look no further than the Richardson outpost of Free Play Arcade! With its roughly ten pinball machines on location, plus lots of great free-to-play classic games like Mario Kart and Dance Dance Revolution, this barcade is a great spot for some friendly competition during the day or late at night. Not to mention, cold A/C and free wi-fi make it a great place to kick back and relax during those hot North Texas days. And don't forget about the extensive craft beer selection (note, Free Play Richardson becomes 18+ after 9pm on Sunday through Wednesday and 21+ after 9pm Friday and Saturday) and wonderful selection of snacks, sandwiches and flatbread pizzas! So what are you waiting for? Put your quarters away – Free Play Arcade in Ricahrdson is the perfect spot to show off your old school gaming prowess.

Up-Down KC

Kansas City, MO 64108
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Up-Down KC

Up-Down KC

10 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 16, 2024
Kansas City, MO 64108
Kansas City
Missouri
MO
64108

Ready to up your game in Kansas City? Look no further than Up-Down KC, the Kansas City outpost of the small Up-Down barcade chain. Pinball wizards rejoice, as Up-Down KC has 7 pinball machines on location, plus all kinds of other video arcade games, skee ball, and more. Those under 21 need not apply - Up-down is strictly for grown-ups looking for an adult arcade experience. As an adult focused establishment, Up-Down KC offers a selection of craft beer on tap plus cocktails and a menu featuring everyone’s favorite arcade staple - pizza. So get ready to up your game in the heart of America at Up-Down KS.

The Detour

San Francisco, CA 94114
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The Detour

The Detour

10 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 22, 2024
San Francisco, CA 94114
San Francisco
California
CA
94114

The Detour is a barcade in San Francisco California with an elevated food, beverage and cocktail program. The food menu focuses on pan-pacific street food like a ponzu salad, nori tots, tacos, and pizza (ok pizza may be a stretch on the pan-pacific part but pizza is delicious so we'll let it slide). The Detour has a mix of arcade games, skee ball, arcade style basketball games, pinball and board games for entertainment while you consume your tasty food and drink. The Detour is generally 21+ except for Saturdays from 2pm-6pm when all ages are allowed inside. The Detour has a good sized pinball machine collection with 10 machines on location. The Detour is a classic barcade style location with an elevated food, beverage and cocktail program. The mix of arcade games, skee ball, arcade style basketball games, pinball and board games for entertainment make The Detour a great place to visit in San Francisco California.

Imbibe

Indianapolis, IN 46203
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Imbibe

Imbibe

9 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 19, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46203

Imbibe in Indianapolis, IN is a dive bar with an upstairs gameroom that includes pool tables, darts, shuffleboard, air hockey, foosball and ping pong. Did we mention the pinball? Newer Sterns like Black Knight Sword of Rage, Deadpool and Iron Maiden, and a couple gems from Bally and Williams, too.  Imbibe is 21+ and serves Gatsby themed cocktails and surprisingly good pizza. 

Barcade Philly

Philadelphia, PA 19125
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Barcade Philly

Barcade Philly

9 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 21, 2024
Philadelphia, PA 19125
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
PA
19125

Barcade Philly in Fishtown Philadelphia, PA is a comfortable arcade bar featuring craft beer and cocktails alongside arcade classics like Frogger, Centipede and Galaga, plus a rotating collection of classic and modern pinball games. Machines run on tokens worth a quarter and most games cost a single token. Barcade is for adult’s amusement so you must be 21+ except during designated family days. Try one of their killer tacos or a Fat Dogtown hot dog with chihuahuah cheese, braised chicken and roasted pepper aioli. 

Poison Girl

Houston, TX 77006
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Poison Girl

Poison Girl

8 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 21, 2024
Houston, TX 77006
Houston
Texas
TX
77006

Poison Girl in Houston, TX is a feminist, provocative dive bar with an impressive whiskey collection, red walls adorned with erotic art, life sized paper mache cowgirl statues, and a great pinball collection including Creatures of the Black Lagoon, Monster Bash, Deadpool and Scared Stiff. Don’t let the Kool-aid man scare you away from the patio. Poison Girl is definitely adults only, but you’re welcome to bring your dog. 

Keg N Coin

Jacksonville, FL 32204
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Keg N Coin

Keg N Coin

8 pinball machines
Updated: May 15, 2024
Jacksonville, FL 32204
Jacksonville
Florida
FL
32204

Keg and Coin is a barcade in Jacksonville, FL  serving only beer – a killer selection – and coin-operated arcade games. This retro 90’s dive is packed with cabinets like Pacman and The Simpsons, plus shooters like Big Buck HD and Area 51, Mortal Kombat II and III, skee ball, foosball, darts and a rotating lineup of the latest pro pinball tables. Keg and Coin is kid-friendly up until 9pm. Sign up for Deathball or Killer Queen tournaments.

16-Bit Bar+Arcade (Indianapolis)

Indianapolis, IN 46204
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16-Bit Bar+Arcade (Indianapolis)

16-Bit Bar+Arcade (Indianapolis)

8 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 13, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46204
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46204

16-Bit Bar + Arcade in Indianapolis, IN is a barcade for adult kids who want to have a few drinks and play for free on old arcade classics like Donkey Kong and Asteroid, or drop quarters into a few great pinball games like Deadpool, Tron Legacy, Star Wars, Spiderman and Guardians of the Galaxy. Head up the stairs to play skee ball or plop down on a couch to play Sega. Feel free to bring food or Fido since 16-Bit is dog friendly. Everyone on two legs must be 21+. 

Barcade (New Haven)

New Haven, CT 06510
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Barcade (New Haven)

Barcade (New Haven)

8 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 03, 2024
New Haven, CT 06510
New Haven
Connecticut
CT
06510

Emporium Fulton Market

Chicago, IL 60607
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Emporium Fulton Market

Emporium Fulton Market

8 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 01, 2024
Chicago, IL 60607
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60607

Electric Avenue

Slidell, LA 70458
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Electric Avenue

Electric Avenue

8 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 12, 2024
Slidell, LA 70458
Slidell
Louisiana
LA
70458

We gonna rock down to Electric Avenue – the newest retro spot in Olde Towne Slidell, LA. Just across Lake Pontchartrain from New Orleans, this small barcade has throwback arcade classics, plus pinball games like Avengers, Guardians of the Galaxy and Star Wars with free play on Mondays. Have a beer and watch the Saints on a 200 inch projection screen! Ready for more pinball in Slidell? Stop into Old Town Slidell Soda Shop to flip on four more pins.

Fountain Square Brewery

Indianapolis, IN 46203
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Fountain Square Brewery

Fountain Square Brewery

7 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 20, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46203

Fountain Square Brewing in Indianapolis, IN is an industrial-themed taproom with a great Workingman’s Pilsner, darts, and a unique collection of well-maintained pinball cabinets like Jurassic Park DE, Iron Man, and Mata Hari. Comfortable and off the beaten path, Fountain Square also hosts open mic comedy nights, karaoke and pinball tournaments. Patrons must be 21+.   

Spacebar Arcade

Boise, ID 83702
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Spacebar Arcade

Spacebar Arcade

6 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 19, 2024
Boise, ID 83702
Boise
Idaho
ID
83702

Spacebar Arcade is a fun space-themed barcade concept with a mix of classic arcade games, pinball tables, and more. When they were last open, Spacebar had a collection of 8 pinball machines focused on a handful of newer Stern Pinball titles and a mix of classics like Bally's Paragon and Williams' Space Shuttle. Spacebar also offers a full bar with craft beers, cocktails, wine and more.

Spacebar is a strictly 21+ adults-only location, so no kids here. 

Note: Spacebar is currently in the middle of a location move so they are not open to the public. We'll update this if/when that changes.