Pinball in Minnesota

Minnesota Pinball Arcade Locations

There's a lot to love about the state of Minnesota - its natural beauty, its friendly people, and its rich history. But did you know that Minnesota is also home to a thriving pinball scene? That's right - in recent years, pinball has made a big comeback in the Land of 10,000 Lakes, and there are now many pinball clubs and tournaments across the state. Whether you're a seasoned pro or a complete novice, there's a place for you in the Minnesota pinball community.

Legions of pinball fans will tell you that Minnesota is the best place in the country to play the game. The state is home to a large and passionate community of players, who come together to compete and socialize at tournaments and leagues. And Minnesota's love for pinball is reflected in its many excellent pinball venues, from dive bars to upscale bars and restaurants. If you're looking for a great place to play pinball, Minnesota is definitely the place to be.

So if you're looking for a fun and unique way to enjoy Minnesota, be sure to check out its thriving pinball scene. You won't be disappointed!

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Where to Play Pinball in Minnesota

Northstar Pinball CollectiveNorthstar Pinball Collective

Northstar Pinball Collective

52 pinball machines
Updated: May 21, 2024
Savage, MN 55378
Savage
Minnesota
MN
55378
LITT Pinball BarLITT Pinball Bar

LITT Pinball Bar

47 pinball machines
Updated: May 20, 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.

Blainbrook BowlBlainbrook Bowl

Blainbrook Bowl

46 pinball machines
Updated: May 17, 2024
Blaine, MN 55434
Blaine
Minnesota
MN
55434

Blainbrook Bowl in Blaine, MN is a sprawling event center featuring a colorful bowling alley and everything from classic pinball machines to the latest in virtual reality games, pool tables, Texas Hold ‘em and even meat raffles. Enjoy live music and DJ’s or your favorite sports on the big screens. Choose from bowling, darts, cribbage and pinball leagues or join a tournament. Standard bar food and drinks are notoriously affordable even before specials offered during Vikes, Wild, Timberwolves and Nascar games.

Bad Penny Pinball ArcadeBad Penny Pinball Arcade

Bad Penny Pinball Arcade

44 pinball machines
Updated: May 18, 2024
St. Paul, MN 55102
St. Paul
Minnesota
MN
55102
The Pinball Place (New Ulm)The Pinball Place (New Ulm)

The Pinball Place (New Ulm)

37 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 15, 2024
New Ulm, MN 56073
New Ulm
Minnesota
MN
56073

The Pinball Place Sales Service & Events in New Ulm, MN, sells and services new and used pinball machines and opens for public pinball play most Saturdays and Sundays. This game room is for the pinball diehards, with 24 machines on board and another 75 for rotation. Pinball Place is available for private events, but be careful there, or you will end up going home with another pinball machine.

Can Can WonderlandCan 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. 

SS BilliardsSS Billiards

SS Billiards

24 pinball machines
Updated: May 21, 2024
Hopkins, MN 55343
Hopkins
Minnesota
MN
55343
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SS Billiards, nestled in Hopkins, Minnesota, has been a cornerstone of the Twin Cities' entertainment scene for over half a century, offering a safe and friendly place for both avid enthusiasts and families to enjoy a variety of games. With a collection of 22 meticulously maintained pinball machines, it has earned accolades as the best pinball destination in Minnesota​. The variety caters to all, with games ranging from the classic "The Addams Family Gold" to the newer "Guns & Roses," and pricing that accommodates any budget​. Beyond its pinball allure, SS Billiards maintains a welcoming, non-alcoholic environment, suitable for all ages and perfect for a casual hangout or a competitive arcade day. This establishment embodies the charm of classic arcade gaming, cementing its legacy as a premier location for pinball aficionados​.

Caffetto Coffee HouseCaffetto Coffee House

Caffetto Coffee House

17 pinball machines
Updated: May 07, 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!

Up Down (Minneapolis)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!

Midtown Bar & GrillMidtown Bar & Grill

Midtown Bar & Grill

12 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 13, 2024
St. Cloud, MN 56301
St. Cloud
Minnesota
MN
56301
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Broken Clock Brewing CooperativeBroken Clock Brewing Cooperative

Broken Clock Brewing Cooperative

12 pinball machines
Updated: May 19, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55413

Broken Clock Brewing Cooperative is a unique establishment in Minneapolis, MN, that goes beyond simply brewing exceptional beer. They emphasize the importance of being a brew cooperative, which involves empowering individuals, inspiring passion, and encouraging collaboration within the community. Their commitment is rooted in prioritizing community needs over mere profit-making

56 Brewing56 Brewing

56 Brewing

11 pinball machines
Updated: May 19, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55418
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55418

56 Brewing is a pretty sweet spot if you're ever in the mood to drink some beer and play some pinball in Minneapolis. They've got a solid collection of machines, with 8 tables on site to choose from. And if you get hungry, no problem! 56 Brewing is totally cool with you ordering delivery from one of the many pizza places nearby. Just don't forget to tip your delivery person. But if you're looking for something a little lighter, they often have food trucks on site with a variety of options to choose from. And 56 Brewing is totally dog friendly, so feel free to bring your fur baby along. Just make sure they're well behaved. When the weather is nice, they've got a great patio that's perfect for enjoying a few brews in the sun. And speaking of brews, 56 Brewing is all about the IPAs and session style beers. But they've got a few darker and barrel aged brews thrown in for good measure. And 56 Brewing is totally family friendly as long as the kiddos are well behaved.

Opinion Brewing CompanyOpinion Brewing Company

Opinion Brewing Company

11 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 04, 2024
Newport, MN 55055
Newport
Minnesota
MN
55055
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Full Tilt TavernFull Tilt Tavern

Full Tilt Tavern

10 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 22, 2024
Bloomington, MN 55437
Bloomington
Minnesota
MN
55437
St. Paul Tap Sports Bar & Gaming Co.St. Paul Tap Sports Bar & Gaming Co.

St. Paul Tap Sports Bar & Gaming Co.

10 pinball machines
Updated: May 20, 2024
St. Paul, MN 55102
St. Paul
Minnesota
MN
55102
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Old School Entertainment Co.Old School Entertainment Co.

Old School Entertainment Co.

9 pinball machines
Updated: May 03, 2024
Rochester, MN 55904
Rochester
Minnesota
MN
55904
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Bobby & Steve's Auto WorldBobby & Steve's Auto World

Bobby & Steve's Auto World

7 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 10, 2024
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
Eden Prairie
Minnesota
MN
55344
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Oakdale BurrowOakdale Burrow

Oakdale Burrow

7 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 28, 2024
Oakdale, MN 55128
Oakdale
Minnesota
MN
55128
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Falling Knife Brewing Co.Falling Knife Brewing Co.

Falling Knife Brewing Co.

7 pinball machines
Updated: May 16, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55413
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55413

Falling Knife Brewing Company in Minneapolis, Minnesota is a must-see for anyone visiting the area. This unique brewery is not only known for its delicious hazy IPAs, but also for its impressive collection of pinball machines. With eight tables on site, there's plenty of opportunity to show off your skills (or lack thereof). And if you need a break from all the excitement, head to the back of the taproom where you'll find a CD jukebox and TVs. Falling Knife is also kid and dog friendly, so everyone in the family can enjoy a visit. Just note that dogs are only allowed on the patio - not inside the taproom. So whether you're a beer lover or a pinball wizard (or both), be sure to add Falling Knife Brewing Company to your list of must-sees in Minneapolis.

Two Bit Game RoomTwo Bit Game Room

Two Bit Game Room

7 pinball machines
Updated: Jun 12, 2023
St. Paul, MN 55103
St. Paul
Minnesota
MN
55103
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Bucks Mill BrewingBucks Mill Brewing

Bucks Mill Brewing

7 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 05, 2024
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Detroit Lakes
Minnesota
MN
56501
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Minnesota AxeMinnesota Axe

Minnesota Axe

6 pinball machines
Updated: May 04, 2024
Monticello, MN 55362
Monticello
Minnesota
MN
55362
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Mortimer's Bar & RestaurantMortimer's Bar & Restaurant

Mortimer's Bar & Restaurant

6 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 05, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55405
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Luce Line BrewingLuce Line Brewing

Luce Line Brewing

6 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 04, 2024
Plymouth, MN 55441
Plymouth
Minnesota
MN
55441
No items found.
Flahertys Arden BowlFlahertys Arden Bowl

Flahertys Arden Bowl

5 pinball machines
Updated: May 02, 2024
Arden Hills, MN 55112
Arden Hills
Minnesota
MN
55112
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Winona Axe & ArcadeWinona Axe & Arcade

Winona Axe & Arcade

5 pinball machines
Updated: May 15, 2024
Winona, MN 55987
Winona
Minnesota
MN
55987
No items found.
Victoria BurrowVictoria Burrow

Victoria Burrow

5 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 09, 2024
Victoria, MN 55386
Victoria
Minnesota
MN
55386
No items found.
The Fair On 4The Fair On 4

The Fair On 4

5 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 25, 2024
Bloomington, MN 55425
Bloomington
Minnesota
MN
55425
No items found.
Blue Sun Soda ShopBlue Sun Soda Shop

Blue Sun Soda Shop

5 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 09, 2024
Spring Lake Park, MN 55432
Spring Lake Park
Minnesota
MN
55432
No items found.
Vision Arcade and Skateboard ShopVision Arcade and Skateboard Shop

Vision Arcade and Skateboard Shop

5 pinball machines
Updated: Jan 03, 2024
Mound, MN 55364
Mound
Minnesota
MN
55364
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