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1114 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-4118
+1 215-634-4400
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good50%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 29, 2018
“Good experience overall”
Apr 10, 2018
“Good beer. Fun place.”
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American, Bar, Pub
1114 Frankford Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19125-4118
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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

Thank Julie K
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

Thank loves2read71
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

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

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

Thank iambwall
Reviewed April 20, 2017

What a great place to help you feel like a teenager all over again. It was a very busy place so sometimes hard to play a game you wanted but the drinks were good, service was good considering the volume of people in the bar....More

Thank roadtripgirl84
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Like the video game concept, and the craft beer selection but that's it! Bartender ( male with long beard) was horrible and miserable to deal with! Man, show some enthusiasm or go find another job....seemed like each time we ordered more beers he got less...More

Thank Beachlover046
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

My kids are older than 21, we had a ton of fun playing old video games and drinking beer. Great atmosphere

Thank Diane M
Reviewed December 4, 2016

Rewind 30 years and here you are! Philly beers and ciders on tap and reasonable! You even put quarters in to play the arcade games! Definitely making a return trip when back in Philly!

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Yes, tons of hipsters, but I loved the concept. Had no problem finding a seat at the bar around 8pm on the day before Halloween. I'm old so I remembered playing a lot of the games in my youth. The bartenders were quick and the...More

Thank noreenj31
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Bar, 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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