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Dave & Buster's

234 W. 42nd St., 3rd Floor, New York City, NY 10036 (Manhattan)
646-495-2015
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Ranked #688 of 858 Attractions in New York City
Type: Game/ Entertainment Centers
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I've been to a Dave and Buster's in Houston before and enjoyed it. My wife and I stopped by here one night for supper and had big plans for the night to blow a lot of money on arcade games. The food was ok, the service was pretty terrible (our server was polite and you could tell she was trying,... More

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NY
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

Worst place to go out and eat. Waited for someone to seat us when we came in there was hardly anyone. Sat and ordered our food and it took probably more than half an hour for the waitress to get our food. A couple came in after us and they were already being served their food. After a while, our... More

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Minnesota
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193 reviews 193 reviews
76 attraction reviews
291 helpful votes 291 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We ate lunch here and did the $20 games card deal where you pay around $30 for a meal and that comes with a $20 game card. Decent deal. The food was Ok here but certainly nothing special, and towards the low end of all the meals we had in NYC. The games were fun for the kids as they... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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24 reviews 24 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Had a fantastic meals at Dave & Buster's 42nd street.... good value... but all meals were definitely 5/5... ample seating and very family friendly!!

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Great location, nice service and delicious drinks! It is a place to have some fun late at night in NYC ! Highly recommended ! :-)

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I went here on a date with my bf since he told me it was such a fun place. We are kids at heart, so an evening of playing games and winning tickets sounded like a great time. I personally did not find the hostess in the 1st floor to be approachable. She didn't even tell us how to get... More

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South Plainfield, New Jersey
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45 reviews 45 reviews
14 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We decided to take a trip here to celebrate our sons birthday. Upon arriving we were told it would be a little wait. We went to wait in the game room(at the bar in the middle of the game room!) where it cost us $7 a soda. When our time came to be sat down for dinner we almost went... More

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New York City, New York
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The service was absolutely horrible. No waiter was around to seat us, so we had to find our own table and pick up our own menus from somewhere. It took at least 5 minutes for a waiter to notice our table and take the order. We figured that the root of the problem: there was only one waiter that seemed... More

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Los Angeles
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78 reviews 78 reviews
33 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We spent the entire night in this place eating, drinking, and playing games, and then at 11:30 pm walked out on New Years Eve to watch the ball drop, if you haven't done that, then you MUST!!

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Middletown, Connecticut
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Server was inattentive had to wait over 15 min for soft drinks and water. Meals were cold once they arrived. Women's room was disgusting and in desperate need of cleaning. To top it off they automatically add "18 percent gratuity for your connivence". Regardless of party size. What is that??? Certainly was not my convenience at all. So they are... More

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