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Dave & Buster's

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Address: 234 W 42nd St Fl 3, New York City, NY 10036-7208
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Overall, my trip to "Dave and Busters" was pretty good. My family chose to eat there as well. The food was delicious and there were great portions, but unfortunately we had some... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
gabriella7860
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New Windsor, New York
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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Walked in & thought the place was closed, the TVs were on so we sat at the bar. Server turned up & left menu & left. Had a couple of drinks & food, as I said don't bother, plenty of other bars in NY.

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Thank scrabby60
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great entertainment with the arcade but it was the maker burger that won me over ! The BBQ pork was the nicest I ever had .Food was amazing burger was cooked perfect medium and fries were delicious 10/10 would eat that burger everyday if I could

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Thank Flionn S
Llanelli, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to go here for my daughter 18th birthday as we were over from the uk celebrating. Picked here as it seemed a fun place to spend the evening. How wrong could we have been..... On arrival it was just pure chaos to be told one thing then told something else. The females on the arrivals desk didn't seem to... More 

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Larne, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tried here for the first time and was really impressed, really good selection of food and drinks at reasonable prices. Service was very good and everything very tasty,. Have lots of promotions for happy hours and deals on food. After this our son tried out the arcade which was great fun with a large selection of games.

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New Windsor, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall, my trip to "Dave and Busters" was pretty good. My family chose to eat there as well. The food was delicious and there were great portions, but unfortunately we had some trouble towards the end. When we went to pay the bill they had charged us too much so we went up to get it fixed, it still wasn't... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

I think the word "okay" is what best defines this arcade! Before going I knew it was going to be pricy; after all it is 42nd St Times Square. Some games were great but others are just whatever! Prizes are okay.... The perfect amount to enjoy the experience is the $29.00 for nearly 180 points! Friends had a good time... More 

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glasgow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 13, 2017

Awful, tacky, not our cup of tea and not what we were told we were buying into, Booked through an agent VIP ticlets, Poor experience

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Thank wizard169
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

We bought a NYE Couple's VIP package paying almost $500. We were placed directly by the buffet so we had people bumping into our table the whole night. The food they did serve (not at all what was advertised) was cold and bland and not worth the money. The game area was oversold to GA with people sitting on the... More 

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Thank Danielle S
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

We bought tickets from Balldrop.com to go to Dave & Busters for New Year's Eve. Paid $129 for me and $149 for my son who was under 21. Not sure if it's the establishment itself but towards closer to New Year's Eve, we were not allowed to go outside to see the ball drop by the cops. Everyone across the... More 

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191 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 26, 2016 via mobile

We had a nice time here on the evening of Christmas Day. It was really busy, but we were just there for the games. Our kids were able to get right up to most games they wanted to play while only waiting a couple minutes on the rest. While we didn't eat while we were there, the food looked pretty... More 

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