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Bar, Pub
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Lunch, Dinner
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Gift Cards Available, Free Wifi, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed January 25, 2020 via mobile

Came to Barcade for their New Years celebration and had a blast! We got one of their reserved bar seat packages. Its came with food all night, arcade tokens, a t-shirt, plus open bar. The service was great and management went around asking everyone how...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed July 29, 2019

Wow... absolutely NOTHING listed on their website about a private event only on their door and basically told my wife to go fly a kite. Happy birthday to me from Barcade. Thanks guys, zero interest in patronizing your establishments. Communication needs some serious work folks....More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Barcade, Owner at Barcade, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2019

Hello, We are sorry that you came upon our New Haven location without knowing about our private event. We try to notify patrons the best we can via social media and website postings. I do believe we did both prior to Monday 7/29's 12pm to...More

Reviewed June 20, 2019

Barcade offers a really good craft beer selection. You can get small pours to sample, too. But the fun is in the 80's era games. I played MS Pacman for a while in between sips. Fun for 21 and up.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

Nightlife in New Haven seems super quiet, but this bar was hopping! A TON of old arcade games, etc., and you can carry your drinks around with you as you play.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

My local friends were quite scathing about New Haven's nightlife, but this was worth a trip. There was a decent selection of arcade games and pinball machines, a really good array of booze at the bar and a few tables and stools about. It was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

Barcade has around 40-50 video arcade games and pinball machines, most of which are of the "classic" (meaning decades old) variety. You might like to revisit your gaming past by seeing or playing a few, but beyond that, Barcade isn't much more than an ordinary...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed July 26, 2018

I love this place. The prices are really good compared to other barcades. The drinks are great. (Don't know about the food since we didn't have any but looked like typical bar food). The games are awesome. But be warned they are all mostly from...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2017

The place is packed with awesome video arcade games and pinball - mostly from the 1990's and 1980's. The food is ok bar food, but when paired with the games and the beer you are in for a fun time.

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed October 20, 2017

Arcades have gone the way of the do-do, but not any more. Barcade brings back the arcade experience with all the games we grew up with and loved: Mrs. Pac-Man, Galaga, Street Fighter, Ninja Turtles, 6-Player X-Men, Arkanoid, Rampage, Q-Bert, Donkey Kong, Frogger, Punch Out,...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

Stopped at barcade during a bar hopping tour. My group of 15 got a kick of the video games we played when we were kids. Pacman, donkey Kong etc. We didn't eat here but the people there seemed to be enjoying their bar food type...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Robin L
July 9, 2019|
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Response from Barcade | Property representative |
Barcade is a 21 years of age and older establishment. We do however host special family days periodically - check our website and/or follow us on social media for the next scheduled day. (Usually on a weekend - Sunday)
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