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Dave & Buster's

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Address: 234 W 42nd St Fl 3, New York City, NY 10036-7208
Phone Number: 646-495-2015
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Same as all the other D&Bs but with a bigger sign

I recently took my family to NYC for a week long vacation and occasionally took the kids here where there was some free time. It wasn't bad but was essentially the same as any... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2016
jesselodge
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Charlotte, NC
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DownEast and Acadia Maine, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited here a week ago with our 2 children. They are ages 15 and 12. The food was good, and the children had lots of fun with the games. It was a bit pricey, but we expected that.

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Thank K6715IYmichelle
Danbury, Connecticut
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 3 adults and 6 kids and all of us were very happy with our food. The boys had wings and then they each had a burger, mac and cheese burger and the philly cheese steak burger. Each burger had a very large burger with generous amount of toppings. They were 6 inches tall. The presentation was good and... More 

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Thank Clare M
Boston, MA
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took our 8yo here. He LOVED it. Lots of fun, small in space so it gets crowded quick. You can order food and/or drink at the bar around the games and walk around with your drinks. People were friendly and free wifi. Good time.

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Thank BlushingBride
New York City, New York
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

had a birthday party there today. my daughter was thrilled and so were all of her guests. As a parent, I was pleased as well--the party service was great and very attentive. At one point, one of our child-guests had lost points on a machine that wasn't working. she was super upset (they were her last points . . .)... More 

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North Charleston, South Carolina
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

After leaving Madame Tousaud's, went to have something to eat. Have to go up 3 floors, for NYC, this is not unusual. We did have to wait in line and when we got to the hostess station, we were informed that there was a $5 cover per person. We immediately left and went downstairs to Applebees. Seems like there was... More 

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Thank macro1958
Chicago, Illinois
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016 via mobile

This is a fun, electronic game arcade targeted to adults and teens, but older kids can join the fun as well if accompanied by an adult. I don't think either the game selection or the loud, stimulating environment would be suitable for younger children. You purchase a game card loaded with credits, and scan it at each game. The various... More 

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Charlotte, NC
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348 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

I recently took my family to NYC for a week long vacation and occasionally took the kids here where there was some free time. It wasn't bad but was essentially the same as any other D&B we've been to. Don't expect this place to be any different just because it is in NYC. I would recommend only if you've never... More 

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Thank jesselodge
Brooklyn
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17 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

I haven't visited a Dave and Buster venue in over 20 years. We were a party of 10. There were young children 21 months old, seven, ten, two teenagers and four adults. First and foremost, we enjoyed the food. I had the steak salad which I found delicious and plentiful. Everyone enjoyed their food. Games I like the dinner and... More 

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New Brunswick, Canada
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179 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch but after seeing the menu we decided to have a drink and play some arcade games instead. The staff were horrible, so nonchalant and seemed not to give two cares about us. The front desk or whatever it may be called just sent us over to the hostess who really didn't know what do do with... More 

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Thank NorthVan83
Abaco Islands
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Love the atmosphere and the food was also great. It was a great chill spot for me and my BFF as we enjoyed drinks on a great night out in NYC.

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