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1114 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-4118
+1 215-634-4400
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good46%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“tacos” (2 reviews)
“pac man” (10 reviews)
“craft beer” (5 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 2:00 AM Hours
Bar, American, Pub
1114 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-4118
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My frog kept dying because I’m so bad at video games. But even I had an amazing time. The rest of my family, who is good at games, loved it. My husband loved the old time games he hadn’t seen in years. The beer selection...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 299lorraines
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Very very very cool place. Great atmosphere and there are tons of games scattered all through the place. Had a blast!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank likethepyramids
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

I took my friend here as part of a birthday scavenger hunt. We had lots of fun. It was very busy early Saturday evening around 4 when we went. We still managed to find seats at the bar and ordered a couple of beers and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank christinahP9220OQ
Reviewed September 24, 2018

This blends your youth with your adult life. As the name suggests, this is a combination of a bar and an arcade. The drinks are reasonably priced, but the real draw is the assortment of 1990's-vintage (and older!) coin-operated arcade games. These range from car...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I drove our daughter and her friends to a concert at the Filmore and decided to check out Barcade while we waited for them. What a great find! Lots of great beer on tap, Monday night is $1 taco night and it's...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sandy F
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Fun place with good craft beers and I love visiting with friends from out of town.. bartenders can be pretty pretentious at times but you can let it go and enjoy yourselves overall. Good for a group outing, date or to show people around Philly...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank JulieKasinowski
Reviewed April 10, 2018

The Barcade is located just a short walk from the Fillmore. It is exactly what it suggests- a bar with a good selection of classic video games. There is also a small outdoor seating area. The food was not fancy, but it does the job....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Anne S
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Sure the games we're fun, and it's a different atmosphere which us totally cool. But their tacos were absolutely disgusting and their chicken quesadillas were burnt and hard as a rock! Oh if you don't like craft beer this is not the place for you....pretty...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank cmh2116
Reviewed May 11, 2017

I took an Uber over to what felt like NJ to have drinks and play games at Barcade. This place was really fun... games were cheap, their craft beer list was incredible, and the prices were decent. I went on a Fri night and it...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank GramCPA
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

I am not a beer connoisseur by any means, so it is difficult for me to order anything other than a blue moon. And i feel like the bartender doesnt make it helpful either. Other than that this place is pretty awesome if you like...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank iambwall
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, American, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
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 - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1114 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-4118
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-634-4400
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