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163 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2813
+1 201-332-4555
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible10%
Dec 4, 2017
“Awesome Awesome Awesome”
Nov 27, 2017
“Excellent bar”
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Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
163 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2813
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

I'm 46 and i felt like I was 15 again. They had my 2 favorite games in the world which are Ms. Pac Man and Mr. Do. The place was huge, friendly, good drinks and good eats. Can't wait to go back.

Thank adam r
Reviewed November 27, 2017

I would just love to have this as my local bar but unfortunately I live in another country. We were on holidays and staying in NJ for a few days and visited Barcade on a number of occasions. Fantastic selection of beers with a comment...More

Thank Curlyann70
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, I felt like I was back in my parents living room when I was 9 years old. Service was good, the cook was very friendly. Deviled eggs - 2 thumbs up Played NBA Jam all night

Thank osric18
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

This is may favorite spot in Downtown Jersey City. Awesome craft beer selection which constantly rotates so there is always lots of new options to drink every time I visit. The walls are lined with old school video games if you are into that (I...More

Thank soberg2002
Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Great food and classic arcade games. Favorite was the old style Punch Out arcade game. Could spend all day playing that. Drinks were good but the food was even better. Not to expensive. A great place to spend time.

Thank Merrell C
Reviewed February 22, 2017

I've gone to this Barcade a few times and it's always a good place to meet and socialize with friends. I'm not into arcade games but the setup and layout of Barcade is one that anyone can enjoy. Very limited food options, so I like...More

Thank Mercedes E
Reviewed January 23, 2017

I love having something to do beyond sit and drink. This place is packed with new and retro arcade games alike, and has a great craft beer selection to boot. My wife and I got a couple small plates the last time we were there...More

Thank Jeremie P
Reviewed December 20, 2016

Bar food + great beers + retro arcade games= very happy people.'Nuff said. Love love love Barcade! Greatest place to unwind!

Thank Madhuri K
Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

I've been here a couple of times and was very happy each time. The bar is dark and filled with arcade games but definitely great for late night fun and munchies. The nachos were great and good to share. The beer selection was excellent. They...More

Thank Firenze197
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

I didn't like it. Took me back to when your best friend was the king of the latest fight game, and all you do is watch? Beer selection did look vast, but nothing caught my eye. The noise level was way high too, which I...More

Thank Cayetano75
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 163 Newark Ave, Jersey City, NJ 07302-2813
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Jersey City
  • Phone Number: +1 201-332-4555
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Barcade(R) is a combination bar and arcade with a focus on classic video games and American craft beer.
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