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Address: 200 N Capitol Blvd, Boise, ID 83702-5922
Phone Number:
+1 208-918-0597
16:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 00:00
Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat 12:00 - 02:00

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Great for Boise

It is so great to have a local Pinball/ video arcade to stop by at during the day or evening. Nice beverage options and a cool fun atmosphere.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is so great to have a local Pinball/ video arcade to stop by at during the day or evening. Nice beverage options and a cool fun atmosphere.

Thank idahotravel2
Seattle, Washington
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253 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

If you are in Boise and like old arcade games, then this is definitely a fun bar to hang out at. One complaint is that they don't have a full bar, only beer and wine. The other complaint is that they don't have a huge selection of games. That's why I give it a 4 out of 5. Still fun... More 

Thank dansonman22
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62 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Came here for trivia night and had a blast! Loved playing all of the old arcade games and interacting with people for the fun trivia games. The alcohol is reasonably priced as well. I could keep going but I know you all stopped reading at reasonably priced alcohol.

1 Thank Michael H
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199 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2016

So still on our crawl and went into this place. Odd place, younger crowd ( 20 somethings). Full of video games from the 80 and 90s. Had a good selection of beer and wine and canned drinks. I was disappointed in NO hard drinks. So not a bad place but not my kind of place.

Thank Jamesinthe405
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

This place is a wonderful place to kick back and relax. Enjoy a calm atmosphere away from the hustle and bustle of Boise bars. They have all the classic arcade games as well as board games.

Thank Ian N
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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105 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016

A number of good classic arcade games: Tron, Mario Brothers, Pac Man, Ms. Pac Man, and more. Beer selection is small, but decent. Fun blast from the past.

Thank Tim H
Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2016

good barcade - fun, good atmosphere, good beer selection, minimal gaming (but at least they all worked)and plan their dream trips. Thank you!

Thank Lau R
Omaha, Nebraska
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215 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

So fun! All of the old arcade games from the 1980s--Donkey Kong, Pac Man, Ms. Pac Man, Defender, Dig-Dug, Centipede, Asteroids, and more. And still only a quarter to play! Pinball, too! Full bar! It's like my '80s dream come true! If video games aren't your thing, they have a large selection of board games to play. People at the... More 

Thank Rhonda C
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Can there be a cooler idea? Old video games (the 25 cent type) and adult beverages! A great place for a date, or just to hang out with the friend. I can't believe every city doesn't have 10 of these.

Thank David A. R
Boise, Idaho
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5 reviews
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Last time I was in an arcade, I was too young to drink. Now, I can enjoy a porter and relive some of the games of my youth. Thanks Spacebar!

Thank Tater1234

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