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The Pinball Parlour

2 Addington Street, Ramsgate, England
07973 870544
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Ranked #14 of 29 Attractions in Ramsgate
Type: Game/ Entertainment Centers
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England
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

In Ramsgate I tried to find the Pinball museum but on asking the Tourist Information Centre found that this had moved to Margate. It is worth a look around to see all the old pinball machines.

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Slough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We weren't sure what to expect as we know nothing about Pinball machines but we very much enjoyed our visit. The games were fun and the young man working there was very polite and helpful and really knew his stuff. I think they are moving to dreamland in Margate and I will definitely visit when we are in the area... More

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East Stoke, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Whether you're a serious pinball enthusiast or just interested in arcade memorabilia this electro-mechanical emporium of delectation will delight all ages.

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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
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176 reviews 176 reviews
54 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

I could spend hours in here, fantastic place, must go again soon. Takes you back to when you were young and these sort of machines were all the rage.

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We took our teenage boys here and I'm not sure who enjoyed it the most! We had fun playing real machines from the 70s (including the real machine from Happy Days played by The Fonz!) including a few unusual games such as a quirky basketball and a golf game. The machines were well maintained and the chap who runs it... More

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Orpington, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013 via mobile

This hidden gem allows you to play on a variety of old pinball tables and arcade games. It really is fun for all the family. The machines are lovingly restored and maintained by the owner and the 50s juke box adds atmosphere. Just be warned that this lovely working museum has no other facilities.

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

Funny little place but old school machines and worth a couple of hours playing the tables. Lovely older machines that are Victorian and always uses the old coin that you get upon entry.

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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Having seen this on a visit Thanet website two of us decided to pay a visit. Firstly it's not the easiest place to find and parking could be tricky on a busy weekend. Secondly from the outside it does look a little uninviting with metal grills the main feature of the display front. However once you enter you are taken... More

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