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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
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Guttenberg, New Jersey
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Guttenberg, New Jersey
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
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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Lafayette, Louisiana
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22 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
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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New York City, New York
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39 reviews 39 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
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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Saint Louis, Missouri
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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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Derby
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Took a party of 45 teenagers here as part of their trip and they loved it. You get food; you play arcade games; you win prizes. It does exactly what it says on the tin. The service in the restaurant was excellent but very slow in the bar in the arcade. Kids beware you have to win thousands of tickets... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

After some business meetings my family and I decided to go out and explore NYC. First attraction we visited was D&B since it was right next to our hotel and in the middle of Time Square, kids loved this place and food so if you're traveling with family this is the place to bring the kiddos, they will love you... More 

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New Milford, Connecticut
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Stopped here for a quick bite to eat. I can see how the experience can become quite expensive with different combo packages available. But you can get away cheap if your kids are not into playing games and would rather see the sights of Time Square.

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Teaneck, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Went here with my 3 year old daughter on Saturday evening. Have been here with friends before, but with younger kids, this is not a great place on a Saturday night, as it is very crowded, and younger kids will get pushed around and knocked down. Without coupons, the games end up being expensive also, and I hate that they... More 

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