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Dave & Buster's

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Address: 234 W. 42nd St., 3rd Floor, New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: 646-495-2015
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Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am

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Went to New York City recently (May 12th) for the Jorge Posada book signing and went Dave & Buster's for lunch. I ordered pretzel dogs for an appetizer and barbeque ribs and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 15, 2015
Stephen K
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Guttenberg, New Jersey

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

I ordered cheese fries and it was literally fries with a couple of slices of deli cheese microwave melted on top. Our server was ok he bring refills and everything but personality was barely there. The chicken strips had absolutely no flavor at all and the batter was very strange. Chicken was stringy...we asked about playing games after we had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This is a wonderful family restaurant. The food is a little pricy but very well prepared and worth every penny. We were able to relax and enjoy our meal while the boys gobbled their meal down and played games. We went two nights. Wednesday night offers gaming for half price. Not only was the service great but the staff was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Although it can get packed, it's still one of my "go to " places with my kids (there isn't much for young toddlers). Great variety on the menu, awesome chocolate fondue dessert, interesting cocktails (some with keepsake glasses), lots of games for kids/teens to entertain themselves. I call it the Vegas for kids and families. Great location, 42nd Street has... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

The food was great and so was the service, but our waitress kept coming back every 5 minutes to ask if everything was okay. It made what was potentially a wonderful experience somewhat annoying to the point that we called her Ninja because she would pop up out of thin air it seemed. LOL. Her service was great otherwise.They should... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Went to New York City recently (May 12th) for the Jorge Posada book signing and went Dave & Buster's for lunch. I ordered pretzel dogs for an appetizer and barbeque ribs and buffalo wings for the entree and added a $10 power card so that I could play games in the arcade. The pretzel dogs were fairly big hot dogs... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Isn't one of the perks of Dave and Buster's is the fact that it is an adult's gaming place? We went and it was PACKED full of kids. It reminded me of Chuck-e-Cheese. We were going so we could have some adult fun. Instead, we were waiting in line behind a bunch of kids. Guess they don't care who goes,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

The best. I had my daughter birthday party here.. best location.... superior customer service. ...even saw some rising actors and actresses filming a commercial....downside to it no parking and tooooo crowded....

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

It was our first time at dave and busters and it looked like chuckie cheese with kids everywhere. Isnt is supposed to be an adult place? The wait wasent too bad. The waitress that served us had already had a annoyed attitude and she took our order without writting it down. I ordered a marks mark burger and they brought... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I absolutely love coming here. I always come with my boyfriend and we have a blast. They do ID after a certain time and nobody under 21 can get in without somebody older which is kind of lame. The bar is really big and they always have a sports game on. The drinks are always fantastic. You can spend quite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

If you are traveling with kids you cant go wrong with D&B. Arcade games is just the thing to wear them out but have a great tme doing so. Make sure you go the restaurant. Good size serving - get the mac n cheese sandwich. Toasty bread with sliced pork with a giant scoop of mac n cheese - great... More 

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Additional Information about Dave & Buster's

Address: 234 W. 42nd St., 3rd Floor, New York City, NY 10036
Phone Number: 646-495-2015
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am

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