Retro arcade
Type of Arcade

Retro arcade

Any arcade that predominately has retro or old school games, or that tries to recreate a retro arcade feel.

World 1-1 Game Play

Santa Maria, CA 93454
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World 1-1 Game Play

World 1-1 Game Play

19 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 07, 2024
Santa Maria, CA 93454
Santa Maria
California
CA
93454

There’s an arcade in the mall again! World 1-1 Games in Santa Maria’s Town Center Mall is a California Central Coast hometown video game and pop culture store with impossible-to-find collectibles and an extensive arcade. Redemption games are in the front, followed by a great mix of classic and modern arcade games and a fantastic pinball selection with a big range of new Sterns and rare Sega and Williams classics. Don’t miss the Dance Dance Revolution SuperNova!

YESTERcades of Westfield

Westfield, NJ 07091
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YESTERcades of Westfield

YESTERcades of Westfield

19 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 05, 2024
Westfield, NJ 07091
Westfield
New Jersey
NJ
07091

YESTERcades is a fun, family-friendly arcade. The games range from pinball, skee ball, video arcade games, air hockey, and pool. There is also a room for Nintendo, SNES, and Playstation. The decor includes many nostalgic movie posters. YESTERcades has unlimited play for only $9.25 per hour or $25 for a daily pass. 

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.

St Louis Escape

St. Louis, MO 63104
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St Louis Escape

St Louis Escape

19 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 04, 2024
St. Louis, MO 63104
St. Louis
Missouri
MO
63104

St. Louis Escape is the perfect place for a night out with friends, family - or even a date night! They've got everything you need for a fun and exciting evening, all under one roof. First, there's the escape rooms. They have multiple rooms with different themes and difficulty levels, so there's something for everyone. And if you get stuck, don't worry - the staff is always happy to give you a hint. Then, there's the blacklight mini-golf course. It's tons of fun, and it's also a great way to work off some energy. And last but not least, the pinball and video arcade. They usually have about 10 machines on location, so you're sure to find your favorite game. 

Retrocade (Aberdeen)

Aberdeen, SD 57401
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Retrocade (Aberdeen)

Retrocade (Aberdeen)

19 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 06, 2024
Aberdeen, SD 57401
Aberdeen
South Dakota
SD
57401

Retrocarde was built to take you back to the '80s and '90s and it does that with its games and atmosphere. They have video arcade games, pinball, and a record jukebox. 

Player 1 Arcade

Surprise, AZ 85374
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Player 1 Arcade

Player 1 Arcade

18 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 10, 2024
Surprise, AZ 85374
Surprise
Arizona
AZ
85374

If you're planning a trip to Surprise, Arizona, there's a must-see spot you don't want to miss - Player 1 Arcade! With 16 pinball machines, plus a large selection of retro arcade and video games like NBA Jam and Space Invaders, it's a pinball and retro gaming paradise. The knowledgeable staff are always on hand to help with any pinball or technical issues. Visitors can try out the full bar that offers craft beer on tap as well as cocktails and wine. Just note that while usually family friendly, Player 1 Arcade becomes a 21+ venue on Friday & Saturday nights after 7pm. If you get peckish while playing pinball, you can even bring your own food into the arcade - just check the rules before arriving. Whether you're pinballing with friends or just getting nostalgic playing some classic games from your childhood, Player 1 Arcade is guaranteed to be a blast.

The Flipside

Loveland, CO 80537
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The Flipside

The Flipside

18 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 29, 2024
Loveland, CO 80537
Loveland
Colorado
CO
80537

The Flipside has your favorite pinball and arcade games. They have video arcade games, skee ball, and air hockey. In addition, they have about 20+ pinball machines, including the Addams Family, Lord of the Rings, Game of Thrones, South Park, and Taxi. The Flipside is family-friendly and has a full bar with 90 spirits, local and craft beers on tap, frozen drinks, and non-stop free snacks. They are currently closed on Wednesdays for private events. 

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!

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.

MOM's Organic Market (Abington)

Abington, PA 19001
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MOM's Organic Market (Abington)

MOM's Organic Market (Abington)

17 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 21, 2024
Abington, PA 19001
Abington
Pennsylvania
PA
19001

Have you ever had a crush on a grocery store? You might develop one at MOM's Organic Market in Abington, PA. Sure, it is a fresh fruit and veggie store with bulk goods and a sustainable clothing line. But behind a partition in their own little room you’ll find a paradise of silver balls, flippers, and blinking lights awaits you. There are also a couple of video game cabinets, and all games and these classic pins are 50 cents to play so bring your quarters. Do try the cooked edible insects like mealworms and crickets while you’re in the grocery store, won’t you?

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!

Caffetto Coffee House

Minneapolis, MN 55405
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Caffetto Coffee House

Caffetto Coffee House

17 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 14, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55405

Caffetto Café in Minneapolis, Minnesota is the perfect place to get your caffeine fix and play some pinball. This retro arcade has a large collection of pinball machines, with 14 games to choose from. The Caffetto Café is also known for its cute, quirky decor and focus on displaying local art from the community. The pinball machines are located in the basement, so if you're looking for a challenge, head on down!

Upstate Pinball & Arcade Museum

Simpsonville, SC 29681
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Upstate Pinball & Arcade Museum

Upstate Pinball & Arcade Museum

16 pinball machines
Updated: May 22, 2024
Simpsonville, SC 29681
Simpsonville
South Carolina
SC
29681

Upstate Pinball and Arcade museum is a fun retro arcade experience with a diverse collection of pinball machines and video arcade games. Pinball machines range from the 1970s to today's games and retro consoles and classic arcades from the golden age of the arcades (1977-1987). You also can read about the history of the many pieces they have in the museum. They are open Wednesday - Saturday. It is $10 for all-day admission, no quarters are needed. 

Arcade Monsters

Oviedo, FL 32765
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Arcade Monsters

Arcade Monsters

16 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 04, 2024
Oviedo, FL 32765
Oviedo
Florida
FL
32765

Arcade Monsters is an arcade, bar, and restaurant with an anime and classic game theme. The Oviedo location has over 150 games and an anime-themed bar. They have classic video arcade games, pinball machines, and rhythm games. They also have classic bites, Cuban food, craft beer, wine, natural slushies, and dry ice drinks. Arcade Monsters also holds tournaments and special events. All ages are welcomed at the Arcade Monsters arcade. 

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

Tokens Taproom

Dover, NH 03820
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Tokens Taproom

Tokens Taproom

16 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 04, 2024
Dover, NH 03820
Dover
New Hampshire
NH
03820

Tokens Taproom is a small, but well-curated barcade located in Dover, NH. They have a variety of well-maintained pinball machines on site, plus skee-ball and a selection of retro arcade games. The staff is friendly and there are a variety of alcoholic drink options and some light snacks if you get hungry. Check their events for upcoming tournaments and other fun activities like trivia nights and movie screenings.

Waterland Arcade

Des Moines, WA 98198
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Waterland Arcade

Waterland Arcade

16 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 18, 2024
Des Moines, WA 98198
Des Moines
Washington
WA
98198

Skip the beach and head to Waterland Arcade – a neighborhood arcade bar located in the beautiful Marina district of Des Moines, WA. Get a heady dose of nostalgia from classic arcade games like Q*Bert, PONG, and Galaga and a pinball collection that spans four decades, from Sea Witch to Godzilla. Have a beer at the bar with your feet in the sand and watch the kids play all the games they want for just $10. 

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.

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!

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.

Jeremy's Downtown Arcade

Nampa, ID 83651
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Jeremy's Downtown Arcade

Jeremy's Downtown Arcade

14 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 11, 2024
Nampa, ID 83651
Nampa
Idaho
ID
83651

Jeremy's Downtown Arcade in Nampa Idaho is the place to be for pinball aficionados in Nampa. The arcade features an impressive collection of machines, boasting 13 unique pinball titles such as Capcom's Breakshot and Gottlieb's Surf 'N Safari and Gold Wings. That the games are on free play with only a small cover fee at the door makes Jeremy's Downtown Arcade an attractive destination for players in search of some arcade action. The joint also offers a range of classic and modern video arcade games, but unlike other venues one may find elsewhere it has no restaurant attached nor any form of bar - Jeremy's Downtown Arcade is all about the games, nothing else!

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!

Tilt Arcade Bar

Toronto, ON M6K 1L4
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Tilt Arcade Bar

Tilt Arcade Bar

14 pinball machines
Updated: May 15, 2024
Toronto, ON M6K 1L4
Toronto
Ontario
ON
M6K 1L4

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! 

Tin Pin Game Bar

Marietta, GA 30062
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Tin Pin Game Bar

Tin Pin Game Bar

13 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 02, 2024
Marietta, GA 30062
Marietta
Georgia
GA
30062

Ten Pin Game Bar, located in Marietta, Georgia, is a new gaming and dining destination that offers a unique blend of entertainment and gastronomy. Situated at 4475 Roswell Rd, Suite 1510, in the Avenue East Cobb, it's part of the Southern Proper Hospitality group and is nestled alongside Tin Lizzy’s Cantina.

This establishment features 10 pinball machines and a variety of arcade games, making it an ideal spot for game enthusiasts. 

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!

Phoenix Games

Concord, CA 94521
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Phoenix Games

Phoenix Games

12 pinball machines
Updated: Jan 29, 2024
Concord, CA 94521
Concord
California
CA
94521

 The store buys and sells a wide range of new and used games, systems, and accessories, catering to various gaming platforms from vintage to modern. Additionally, Phoenix Games offers repair services for both pinball and arcade equipment, as well as modern gaming consoles. The store is known for its impressive lineup of over 10 pinball machines and more than 15 arcade machines, creating a nostalgic and engaging atmosphere for visitors.

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!

Arcade 92 Retro Gaming Bar

McKinney, TX 75069
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Arcade 92 Retro Gaming Bar

Arcade 92 Retro Gaming Bar

11 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 22, 2024
McKinney, TX 75069
McKinney
Texas
TX
75069

Prince Arcades

Bolingbrook, IL 60440
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Prince Arcades

Prince Arcades

11 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 17, 2024
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Bolingbrook
Illinois
IL
60440

Prince Arcades in Bolingbrook, Illinois is a great place to get your retro gaming fix. With 10 pinball machines and a ton of classic arcade games, it's perfect for anyone looking for a dose of nostalgia. The focus at Prince Arcades is solely on the games; there's no bar or restaurant here but it's in a plaza where they are plenty around. That said, it's one of the few places where you can get that full retro mall arcade experience, as it's located in an open-air shopping center. Best of all, games are on free play with a $15 admission fee. So if you're in the Chicago suburbs area and are looking for a great place to bring the family (or just want to relive your childhood), Prince Arcades is the perfect spot. And bonus you can play an Al's Garage Band Goes on a World Tour (Alvin G) which you don't see very often in public locations.

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.

Roxy's Arcade

Cambridge, MA 02139
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Roxy's Arcade

Roxy's Arcade

11 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 10, 2024
Cambridge, MA 02139
Cambridge
Massachusetts
MA
02139

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.

The Detour

San Francisco, CA 94114
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The Detour

The Detour

10 pinball machines
Updated: May 26, 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.

Yetee Station

Aurora, IL 60505
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Yetee Station

Yetee Station

9 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 26, 2024
Aurora, IL 60505
Aurora
Illinois
IL
60505

Yetee Station in Aurora, Illinois is the perfect place to enjoy some classic arcade games. Plus you get tell people you've been to Aurora Illinois! With 10 pinball machines on site, as well as a wide selection of retro video games and dance and rhythm games like Jubeat and Guitar Freaks, there's something for everyone to enjoy. And because all of the games are on free play with a $15 admission fee, you can come and go as you please throughout the day. Yetee Station is also a great place to bring the family and children, as the games are kept in pristine condition so you're almost guaranteed to have a good experience playing here. It's a great spot to play in in a historic downtown with a lot of shopping, food, and a casino right around the corner.

Boss Battle Games at Castleton Square Mall

Indianapolis, IN 46250
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Boss Battle Games at Castleton Square Mall

Boss Battle Games at Castleton Square Mall

9 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 30, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46250
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46250

There’s an old school arcade in Indy's mall! Boss Battle Games at Castleton Square Mall in Indianapolis, IN offers video arcade cabinets, pinball, console gaming and tabletop gaming in an arcade made to feel like a gaming convention. Pay one price at this retro arcade to play all day on Mortal Kombat, Gauntlet, and Tron, but you may have to drop a few quarters to play Godzilla or Deadpool pinball. Boss is all about the games, so no food or drinks available here. 

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. 

B-Rad's Arcade and Family Fun Center

Berthoud, CO 80513
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B-Rad's Arcade and Family Fun Center

B-Rad's Arcade and Family Fun Center

9 pinball machines
Updated: Dec 02, 2023
Berthoud, CO 80513
Berthoud
Colorado
CO
80513

Pinstack (Irving)

Irving, TX 75063
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Pinstack (Irving)

Pinstack (Irving)

8 pinball machines
Updated: Sep 09, 2023
Irving, TX 75063
Irving
Texas
TX
75063

Pinstack in Irving (Las Colinas) Texas is an arcade like no other. Pinstack, the popular Texas arcade and bowling chain with locations in Austin, San Antonio, Allen and Plano has brought its unique blend of entertainment to Irving! Pinstack features 10 pinball machines, but also offers so much more. Guests can spend their time trying out some old-school arcade games, a ropes course, laser tag and rock climbing. There’s also bowling plus bumper cars for those seeking an adrenaline rush. Pinstack is even family-friendly; no age limits apply, so everyone from kids to parents to grandparents can find something to do. Even if you’re looking for some air hockey or virtual reality gaming Pinstack has you covered - there’s something for all types of gamers. And don’t forget about Pinstack’s excellent food menu featuring bar and comfort food favorites like pizza and burgers with a full bar to boot!

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

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.

Mystic Krewe Pinball Parlor (Broad Theater)

New Orleans, LA 70119
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Mystic Krewe Pinball Parlor (Broad Theater)

Mystic Krewe Pinball Parlor (Broad Theater)

7 pinball machines
Updated: May 21, 2024
New Orleans, LA 70119
New Orleans
Louisiana
LA
70119

As one of the few independent theaters in New Orleans, LA, The Broad Theater attracts locals from Treme to Slidell. Step back in time inside this small theater to enjoy real butter on your popcorn and fresh lemonade, a few bar offerings, and the Mystic Krewe Pinball Parlor with nostalgic games like Galaga and Ms. Pac-Man and a rotating line-up of pinball machines belonging to the Mystic Krewe. Now, lean in and we’ll whisper a local legend: Mystic Krewe actually does operate the best pinball parlor in New Orleans. It’s just not in this spot and it isn’t open to the public. However, if you’re a serious pinhead and a regular around these parts, you may be extended an exclusive invitation. 

Randolph Beer DUMBO

Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Randolph Beer DUMBO

Randolph Beer DUMBO

7 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 21, 2024
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Brooklyn
New York
NY
11201

Randolph Beer Dumbo Brooklyn is a one-of-a-kind spot to experience all the best of modern Brooklyn. Located in the heart of Brooklyn's trendy Dumbo neighborhood, Randolph Beer offers an upscale setting combined with a classic brewpub environment. You can grab a pint of craft beer and sit back to enjoy some classic pinball machines, pulled from Randolph Beer's small yet unique collection which includes both modern and classic machines. To ramp up the fun even further Randolph Beer also has classic arcade games, skee ball, shuffleboard, foosball, and Belgian Feather bowling courts. The tap selection at Randolph Beer is top notch with an ever-changing list of house-produced craft beers while their menu features favorites like shareable appetizers, burgers and sandwiches made fresh to order. For real convenience Randolph Beer also has a self-pour system where you simply swipe your NFC card at the tap and pay by the ounce.

Round1 Bowling & Amusement Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA 19107
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Round1 Bowling & Amusement Philadelphia

Round1 Bowling & Amusement Philadelphia

6 pinball machines
Updated: May 16, 2024
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Philadelphia
Pennsylvania
PA
19107

Round1 Bowling and Amusements in Philadelphia’s Fashion District Mall is an anchor of amusements for the entire family. Enjoy bowling, professional-grade billiards, karaoke, ping pong, darts, and a small gambling area. In the arcade, you’ll find Dance Dance Revolution, basketball, claw machines, redemption games, skeeball, air hockey, exclusive Japan imports and a few pinball machines. Round1 also offers a variety of favorite snack foods – such as pizza, wings, ice cream– and a fully-stocked bar with beer, wine, and cocktails up until 8p.m.

Spacebar Arcade

Boise, ID 83702
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Spacebar Arcade

Spacebar Arcade

5 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.

Lost Weekend

West Palm Beach, FL 33401
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Lost Weekend

Lost Weekend

5 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 06, 2024
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
West Palm Beach
Florida
FL
33401

Come get lost playing vintage games like Galaga, Centipede or the classic Ms. Pacman at Lost Weekend in West Palm Beach, FL. This pool hall features darts, skee ball, pinball and vintage bowling, skeet and shuffleboard games, too. Lost Weekend has an amazing modern Mexican taco menu with killer elote and a full bar with classic cocktails. Lost Weekend is kid friendly during daytime and becomes a hip and popular spot for adults only at night.

Barcade New York

New York, NY 10011
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Barcade New York

Barcade New York

5 pinball machines
Updated: Jul 09, 2024
New York, NY 10011
New York
New York
NY
10011

Barcade in Manhattan is a must-visit for anyone looking for classic fun. Founded in 2004, Barcade opened its first location in Brooklyn and has since expanded to Detroit, Philadelphia, and Jersey City among other places. The Barcade Manhattan outpost is located on West 24th street and features five classic pinball machines along with a variety of retro video games and board games. But Barcade isn't just about the classic gaming experience - they also specialize in craft cocktails and local beers. And, thankfully, it's strictly adults only here - so you don't have to worry about constantly getting swarmed by a group of energetic children. Barcade serves snacks and meals too, with options including shared plates, sandwiches, salads and other tasty treats. Whether you're new to Barcade or an old pro stopping by the Big Apple outpost after visiting one of Barcade's other locations, the Barcade Manhattan location will give you that same sense of nostalgia and entertainment!

Pinstack (Plano)

Plano, TX 75024
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Pinstack (Plano)

Pinstack (Plano)

4 pinball machines
Updated: May 25, 2024
Plano, TX 75024
Plano
Texas
TX
75024

Pinstack Plano, Texas is a great place for family fun. A location of the popular Texas arcade and bowling chain that also has spots in Austin, San Antonio, Allen and Irving, Pinstack Plano serves up plenty of entertainment for its patrons. With 4 pinball machines and lots of other classic games like air hockey, shuffleboard and foosball to choose from - plus bumper cars, laser tag and a ropes course - there’s something for everyone! Of course Pinstack Plano didn't forget the adults either - they have a full bar plus food menu with bar food favorites like pizza and burgers. It's all set in an environment that welcomes kids of any age - so plan your next family arcade outing at Pinstack Plano.

Golf N' Stuff (Tucson)

Tucson, AZ 85715
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Golf N' Stuff (Tucson)

Golf N' Stuff (Tucson)

4 pinball machines
Updated: Dec 01, 2023
Tucson, AZ 85715
Tucson
Arizona
AZ
85715

Golf N' Stuff in Tucson, Arizona is a family-friendly entertainment destination that tee-s up mini golf and drives home excitement with amusement arcade attractions. Offering everything from go-carts to batting cages and bumper boats, Golf N' Stuff also has four pinball machines on site. So when you want some classic pinball action alongside your other family activities – Golf N’ Stuff will show you how to get it! Can't persevere with all that fun? You can break out of the spiral at the old school snack bar. Fuel up on hot dogs and soda, and get back to Golf N' Stuff's retro arcade style, complete with video games, redemption games, and a few pinball machines for good measure. Golf N' Stuff is here to make sure your family enjoys a real ace of a day out.