Pinball in Ohio

Ohio Pinball Arcade Locations

Ohio is often overshadowed by its more famous neighbors, but this Midwestern state has a lot to offer. From big cities like Cincinnati and Cleveland to quaint small towns, Ohio has something for everyone. And if you're a fan of pinball, Ohio is definitely the place to be.

The Buckeye State is home to a surprisingly diverse pinball scene, with leagues, big tournaments, and conventions held every year.

Active Locations:
344
Active Locations Rank:
6
Active Pinball Locations Per Capita:
2.68
Active Pinball Locations Per Capita Rank:
22
Pinball Machines on Location:
1758
Pinball Machines on Location Rank:
3
Pinball Machines Per Capita:
13.72
Pinball Machines Per Capita Rank:
17
North American Championship Standings
Carlos Delaserda, #10
Gregory Kennedy, #29

Where to Play Pinball in Ohio

Past Times ArcadePast Times Arcade

Past Times Arcade

390 pinball machines
Updated: May 13, 2024
Girard, OH 44420
Girard
Ohio
OH
44420

Step into the captivating time warp that is Past Times Arcade. A veritable treasure trove of nostalgia and fun, this retro-inspired gaming haven harbors an astonishing collection of over 300 pinball machines and 150 classic arcade games. As if plucked from the dazzling decades of arcade glory, every game, spanning nearly a hundred years of production, is a beautiful memento of gaming heritage.

Whether you’re yearning for the clinking and clanging of the electro-mechanical pinball era or hungering for the high-speed thrill of today's latest releases, Past Times Arcade caters to all. Maintained impeccably and in pristine working order, these machines offer an undiluted, authentic gaming experience

Arcade Legacy SharonvilleArcade Legacy Sharonville

Arcade Legacy Sharonville

76 pinball machines
Updated: May 16, 2024
Cincinnati, OH 45241
Cincinnati
Ohio
OH
45241

Arcade Legacy now has a new location open. It is an all-you-can-play model with pinball and arcade consoles. They also have a premium pinball college. Food and beverages will be coming soon. 

Flipperz PinballFlipperz Pinball

Flipperz Pinball

47 pinball machines
Updated: May 06, 2024
Cleves, OH 45002
Cleves
Ohio
OH
45002
No items found.
Game CycleGame Cycle

Game Cycle

43 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 29, 2024
Springfield, OH 45504
Springfield
Ohio
OH
45504

Game Cycle in Springfield, OH is a buy-sell-trade game store dealing in console games, movies, and music, but the locals know it as a great little arcade where you can still play for a quarter. Play Popeye pinball, show off on Guitar Hero, or try your hand at Tempest. There’s even a working Milton Bradley Vectrex Video Game Console on display here!

Pinball GaragePinball Garage

Pinball Garage

40 pinball machines
Updated: May 01, 2024
Hamilton, OH 45011
Hamilton
Ohio
OH
45011

Pinball Garage in Hamilton, OH is no longer an actual garage, but it is where entrepreneur Brad Baker invented the VPcabs Virtual Panel – digital pinball games in traditional cabinets that you may have seen pitched on Shark Tank. The Pinball Garage collection includes old classics like Harlem Globetrotters and new favorites like Stranger Things and Jurassic Park, as well as a few arcade classics. Live entertainment, BBQ on the menu, and a full bar with a solid draft beer selection make the Pinball Garage a fun place to bring the kids or a hot date.

Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

33 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 15, 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. 

Kidforce PinballKidforce Pinball

Kidforce Pinball

31 pinball machines
Updated: May 16, 2024
Berea, OH 44017
Berea
Ohio
OH
44017

Kidforce Pinball is more than an awesome comic book and collectible toy store. They also have over 30 pinball games. Pinball games include new and classic games. They also have role-playing and board games to satisfy other gaming cravings. 

Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

31 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 06, 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.

Wild Axe ThrowingWild Axe Throwing

Wild Axe Throwing

29 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 10, 2024
Beavercreek, OH 45430
Beavercreek
Ohio
OH
45430
Level One Bar + Arcade (Columbus)Level One Bar + Arcade (Columbus)

Level One Bar + Arcade (Columbus)

25 pinball machines
Updated: May 21, 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!

Stonehedge Family Fun CenterStonehedge Family Fun Center

Stonehedge Family Fun Center

23 pinball machines
Updated: May 20, 2024
Akron, OH 44310
Akron
Ohio
OH
44310

Stonehedge Entertainment Center has it all: bowling, miniature golf (seasonal), new and nostalgic video games, and pinball machines. The pinball collection has some of the rarest machines. It includes Blacknight 3000, Stranger Things, and Willie Wonka. They also have a full-service bar, and "Kim's Grille" features pizza and other food. It is a perfect place for a family night out or a fun date night. 

Quarter Up Bar ArcadeQuarter Up Bar Arcade

Quarter Up Bar Arcade

22 pinball machines
Updated: May 19, 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.

Chillicothe Antique EmporiumChillicothe Antique Emporium

Chillicothe Antique Emporium

22 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 14, 2024
Chillicothe, OH 45601
Chillicothe
Ohio
OH
45601
Crazy Martin's Gifts & NovelCrazy Martin's Gifts & Novel

Crazy Martin's Gifts & Novel

21 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 19, 2024
Piqua, OH 45356
Piqua
Ohio
OH
45356
No items found.
Wyse Guys Restaurant & PizzeriaWyse Guys Restaurant & Pizzeria

Wyse Guys Restaurant & Pizzeria

20 pinball machines
Updated: Aug 09, 2023
West Unity, OH 43570
West Unity
Ohio
OH
43570
No items found.
Birdfish Brewing Co.Birdfish Brewing Co.

Birdfish Brewing Co.

19 pinball machines
Updated: May 19, 2024
Columbiana, OH 44408
Columbiana
Ohio
OH
44408

Birdfish Brewing Co. is a great brewery with 20+ pinball machines. The pinball collection covers a variety of newer games. For the brewery, it has indoor and outdoor space with lots of different beer and ciders available. They also have food trucks on site. 

Pins Mechanical Co. / 16-Bit Bar + ArcadePins Mechanical Co. / 16-Bit Bar + Arcade

Pins Mechanical Co. / 16-Bit Bar + Arcade

19 pinball machines
Updated: May 18, 2024
Cleveland, OH 44113
Cleveland
Ohio
OH
44113
No items found.
MadCap Brew CoMadCap Brew Co

MadCap Brew Co

18 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 14, 2024
Kent, OH 44240
Kent
Ohio
OH
44240

Madcap Brew Co. is a taproom that includes pinball machines, skee ball, pool tables, and a few other games. They are located in an old machine shop from the late 1940s, so they have a vintage yet modern industrial feel. They do not serve food, but sometimes there are food trucks, and they welcome outside food. Dogs are only allowed on the patio. Madcap Brew Co. has 15,000 square feet to have fun, play, and enjoy a great beer with friends and family. 

Superelectric Pinball ParlourSuperelectric Pinball Parlour

Superelectric Pinball Parlour

18 pinball machines
Updated: May 21, 2024
Cleveland, OH 44102
Cleveland
Ohio
OH
44102
No items found.
The CometThe Comet

The Comet

18 pinball machines
Updated: May 19, 2024
Saint Marys, OH 45885
Saint Marys
Ohio
OH
45885
No items found.
Grizzlybird Brewing CompanyGrizzlybird Brewing Company

Grizzlybird Brewing Company

17 pinball machines
Updated: May 19, 2024
Westerville, OH 43082
Westerville
Ohio
OH
43082
No items found.
Canal Street Arcade and DeliCanal Street Arcade and Deli

Canal Street Arcade and Deli

16 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 12, 2024
Dayton, OH 45402
Dayton
Ohio
OH
45402
No items found.
North Canton Masonic TempleNorth Canton Masonic Temple

North Canton Masonic Temple

16 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 13, 2024
North Canton, OH 44720
North Canton
Ohio
OH
44720
No items found.
DK EffectDK Effect

DK Effect

15 pinball machines
Updated: Nov 04, 2023
Dayton, OH 45342
Dayton
Ohio
OH
45342
No items found.
Heart State BrewingHeart State Brewing

Heart State Brewing

15 pinball machines
Updated: May 16, 2024
Columbus, OH 43230
Columbus
Ohio
OH
43230
Pins Mechanical Company (Cincinnati)Pins Mechanical Company (Cincinnati)

Pins Mechanical Company (Cincinnati)

14 pinball machines
Updated: Mar 09, 2024
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Cincinnati
Ohio
OH
45202
No items found.
ClarkadeClarkade

Clarkade

13 pinball machines
Updated: Jan 13, 2024
Dayton, OH 45424
Dayton
Ohio
OH
45424
No items found.
Rack It Up!Rack It Up!

Rack It Up!

13 pinball machines
Updated: Apr 14, 2024
Canton, OH 44718
Canton
Ohio
OH
44718
No items found.
Steel Valley Brew WorksSteel Valley Brew Works

Steel Valley Brew Works

12 pinball machines
Updated: May 19, 2024
Youngstown, OH 44512
Youngstown
Ohio
OH
44512
No items found.
Level One Bar + Arcade (Cincinnati)Level One Bar + Arcade (Cincinnati)

Level One Bar + Arcade (Cincinnati)

12 pinball machines
Updated: Sep 16, 2023
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Cincinnati
Ohio
OH
45202