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Playcade Arcade

Open Now: 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Open today: 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Fun games

We love going to this arcade. It’s clean, though cramped, but tons of games to choose from. There... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Alexandria L
via mobile
Nice Little Arcade That's NOT Super Rigged

After experiencing the rigged mess that was the Central Pier, this was a nice breath of fresh air... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2018
Amber D
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  • Average7%
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“drawing”(3 reviews)
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2629 Boardwalk, Atlantic City, NJ 08401-6411
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Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We love going to this arcade. It’s clean, though cramped, but tons of games to choose from. There is a great variety for everyone, young and old. Even my then 18th month old loves going there and now that he’s 2, he just can’t get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexandria L
Reviewed 24 August 2018

After experiencing the rigged mess that was the Central Pier, this was a nice breath of fresh air. It's much smaller then the previously mentioned arcade but much better. I liked that they had at least one claw machine that while $5 play was a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Amber D
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

They have fun games you can get a lot of tickets to win big prizes. We were in AC for a few days so we went there a few hours every day ! At 8 pm they have a drawing to win free tickets.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Q8334UJsusanh
Reviewed 10 July 2017

It's a nice arcade, basically the only one left on the boardwalk now. It's a nice selection of games of skill and skee ball and other price games too. Certainly bring your money!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A decent arcade on the Tropicana end of the boardwalk. Lots of skill games, and video games too. Bring your money! It's clean and safe.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The kids were tired of walking so we stopped here and let the kids play for a while. It revitalized them somewhat. I've been to better arcades.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank taarhaug
Reviewed 3 August 2016

We have been coming to Playcade for years! Our favorite thing to do is play the Wizard of Oz game located when you first walk in. I used to play bingo pop, unfortunately it was an old game and eventually broke down :( But my...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Mary M
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

I like going here! It's still a nice place and they keep it clean and you can actually won nice prizes ! The staff is very friendly and helpful!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Q8334UJsusanh
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

A nice fun little arcade. Lots of skill games and cute prizes. It's clean and fun! If you're on the south boardwalk, with a stop in

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful old time arcade. With lots of skill games pinball and other crane machines. Toting themselves as the oldest arcade in Atlantic City or right on the boardwalk kind of near Tropicana.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Bernardo F
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