21+ arcade
Type of Arcade

21+ arcade

An arcade that has dedicated 21+ hours (like evenings after 6pm, for example) or that are 21+ all the time

Game Terminal

Nashville, TN 37210
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Game Terminal

Game Terminal

95 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 18, 2024
Nashville, TN 37210
Nashville
Tennessee
TN
37210

Located in Nashville, TN, Game Terminal is one of the largest arcades and barcades in the United States. With almost 100 active pinball machines on location, they offer a wide selection of games for all ages. In addition to pinball, they also offer a selection of classic video arcade games. Game Terminal is 21+ most nights and dog-friendly on their outdoor patio for those who want to bring their furry friends along. And if you're feeling hungry, they offer a full menu and bar. Whether you're looking to relive your childhood or have some fun with friends, Game Terminal is the perfect place for you.

Recbar 812

New Albany, IN 47150
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Recbar 812

Recbar 812

78 pinball machines
Updated: Oct 16, 2023
New Albany, IN 47150
New Albany
Indiana
IN
47150

Rec Bar 812 is a truly one-of-a-kind destination. Located in New Albany, Indiana, Rec Bar 812 is one of the largest barcades in the United States, with 80 active pinball machines on site. In addition to its impressive selection of games, Rec Bar 812 also offers a full food menu, featuring items like sandwiches, tacos and tots. And of course, no bar would be complete without a full bar offering craft beer and cocktails. Rec Bar 812 is open to guests 21 and over after 10pm at night. In addition to its many arcade-style games, Rec Bar 812 also features ping pong and arcade-style basketball games. But perhaps the most distinctive feature of Rec Bar 812 is its giant Toys "R" Us and Blockbuster signs - a true blast from the past! 

Recbar

Louisville, KY 40299
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Recbar

Recbar

70 pinball machines
Updated: Nov 09, 2023
Louisville, KY 40299
Louisville
Kentucky
KY
40299

Recbar in Louisville, Kentucky is a large pinball arcade and barcade with over 65 active machines on location. The sister location to Recbar 812 in New Albany Indiana, Recbar boasts a full bar and food including craft cocktails and craft beer. The food menu includes comfort food staples like sandwiches, burgers, tacos and tater tots. All ages are welcome until 10pm when it becomes 21+. 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Recbar is an adult focused arcade with all the games and drinks you could want!

Arcadia National Bar

Portland, ME 04101
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Arcadia National Bar

Arcadia National Bar

51 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 19, 2024
Portland, ME 04101
Portland
Maine
ME
04101

Two swanky floors of pinball, skeeball and arcade games combined with craft cocktails make this barcade the best choice for date night in Portland, ME. Play skee ball for an actual quarter, sign up for a pinball league, wrangle up a match on a board game, or win a round of bingo or trivia. Tiki-ish bar offerings include drinks made from “fluffy” fresh whole fruit like the Jungle Bird, Apple Melon Pear, and Pineapple Garibaldi. Hungry? Arcadia crafts pizza with ingredients like smoked gouda, goat cheese, basil and arugula. Don’t miss the Fruity Pebble frozen cheesecake on a stick. Arcadia also hosts many leagues and tournaments to satisfy your competitive cravings.

LITT Pinball Bar

Minneapolis, MN 55405
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LITT Pinball Bar

LITT Pinball Bar

47 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 19, 2024
Minneapolis, MN 55405
Minneapolis
Minnesota
MN
55405

LITT Pinball Bar (Formerly TILT / TLT) in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is a pinball paradise with the largest collection of pinball machines in the city. LITT Pinball Bar (Formerly TILT / TLT) offers classic pinball games like "Eight Ball Deluxe," "World Cup Soccer," and "Whitewater," as well as newer games like "Toy Story." 

The bar also has a selection of hot dogs, craft beer, and cocktails for visitors to enjoy while they play. LITT is 21+ after 9 pm, but children under 18 are welcome before 9 pm as long as they are accompanied by an adult. 

The bar also offers leagues and tournaments for competitive pinball players. LITT is locally owned and operated by some serious pinheads who take pride in maintaining the games in excellent condition. 

The friendly staff is always happy to help newbies get started. So whether you're a seasoned pro or a first-time player, LITT Pinball Bar is sure to provide a fun (and challenging) experience.

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

Portland, OR 97209
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Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade

42 pinball machines
Updated: Jan 05, 2024
Portland, OR 97209
Portland
Oregon
OR
97209

Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade Bar is a must-visit destination in Portland, Oregon. This barcade is home to the largest collection of pinball machines in Portland, with 41 games on location spanning all eras - from classics like the 90s great White Water to more modern machines like Stern's Keith Elwin designed Iron Maiden. Ground Kontrol is an all ages location until 5pm, after which it becomes 21+, so bring the kids early if you've got them. Otherwise, get your adults only gaming on after 5pm! In addition to a large collection of classic video games like Asteroids, Burgertime and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Ground Kontrol also has a full bar with cocktails, beer and wine. Plus, they've got a food menu focused on items like tacos, nachos and quesadilla sliders. So whether you're looking to relive your childhood or just want to sip on a craft beer while playing some old-school arcade games, Ground Kontrol is the place for you!

Right Brain Brewery

Traverse City, MI 49684
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Right Brain Brewery

Right Brain Brewery

39 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 22, 2024
Traverse City, MI 49684
Traverse City
Michigan
MI
49684

Right Brain Brewery in Traverse City, MI is known as one of the state’s most creative craft beer breweries, but pinheads know their taproom for its eclectic selection of pinball machines, including one of the largest pinball machines in the world, Hercules. Come in for a sour beer and play arcade games like skee ball, bowling and street fighter. There’s a food truck out front, live music in the evening, and porter and stout recipes you won’t find anywhere else.

The Ice Box

Seattle, WA 98107
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The Ice Box

The Ice Box

38 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 21, 2024
Seattle, WA 98107
Seattle
Washington
WA
98107

The Ice Box Arcade in Seattle, WA, is a retro adult arcade packed with old-school pinball and video game machines, shuffleboard, pool, air hockey, and a busy events calendar.  The Ice Box hosts live music frequently, stand-up comedy, open mics, karaoke, and holiday-themed parties. Enjoy beer, cider, and snacks, and a colorful beer garden open year-round and pet friendly, so bring Fido to cheer you on at the next pinball tournament. 

The Avenue Cafe

Lansing, MI 48912
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The Avenue Cafe

The Avenue Cafe

37 pinball machines
Updated: Nov 20, 2023
Lansing, MI 48912
Lansing
Michigan
MI
48912

Prepared to be warmly welcomed by the coolest hipsters and artists in Michigan’s state capitol at The Avenue in Lansing, MI. This dive bar and music venue hosts open mics, burlesque shows, goth night, pottery painting, and pinball tournaments. Choose from over 40 of the latest pinball themes and a few retro favorites, a few vintage arcade games, plus three pool tables and darts. Serving up craft brews, ciders, and cocktails, The Avenue is known for its unique take on ramen noodles and vegan dishes. Parking lot is around back off the alley or across the street in the lot behind Strange Matter. 

Pins Mechanical Company (Indianapolis)

Indianapolis, IN 46202
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Pins Mechanical Company (Indianapolis)

Pins Mechanical Company (Indianapolis)

35 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 11, 2024
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46202

Pins Mechanical Co in Indianapolis, IN is a social destination featuring duckpin bowling, foosball, ping pong, bocce ball, and all of the most popular pinball machines just waiting for your quarters. Several bars spread across two floors with craft beer and cocktails and a great rooftop patio. Have you ever played garage ball? Here’s your chance. Pins is pet friendly and kid friendly before 8p.m. Bring your own food!

Super Abari Game Bar

Charlotte, NC 2820
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Super Abari Game Bar

Super Abari Game Bar

35 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 07, 2024
Charlotte, NC 2820
Charlotte
North Carolina
NC
2820

Super Abari Game Bar in Charlotte, NC is a barcade with a portal to the past for adult “kids.” More than 90 arcade games are arranged around a display of screens playing 80s movies. Drop some quarters into more than 30 pinball machines like Indiana Jones, Halloween, Willy Wonka, Creature from the Black Lagoon and Stranger Things. This modern spot serves craft beers and cocktails and is almost exclusively 21+ with the exception of noon to 5pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Can Can Wonderland

St. Paul, MN 55104
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Can Can Wonderland

Can Can Wonderland

33 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 17, 2024
St. Paul, MN 55104
St. Paul
Minnesota
MN
55104

What was once the largest tin can factory in the country, Can Can Wonderland in St Paul, MN, also gives a nod to the French populist art movement, Can Can, with its artist-designed mini golf. On the “Boardwalk of Amusements,'' you'll find a variety of pinball and arcade games dating back to the 1920s. Hungry? Try the handcrafted artisan pizzas, sandwiches, and snacks, or pick your favorite cereal at the soda fountain, and the bartender will blend it into a decadent malt with all the fixings. Shh! You didn’t hear us mention the secret pachyderm speakeasy. 

Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

Columbus, OH 43219
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Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

Pins Mechanical Company (Easton Town Center)

33 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 23, 2024
Columbus, OH 43219
Columbus
Ohio
OH
43219

Pins Mechanical Co in Easton Town Center in Columbus, OH has three floors of foosball, duckpin bowling, ping pong, and patio pong, plus over 30 pinball machines including Theatre of Magic, Scared Stiff, Hurricane, and Phantom of the Opera. There are three full bars and rotating food trucks, but you can also bring your own food. Take advantage of the outdoor area and firepits, and don’t miss sliding out at the end of your visit. Kids must be accompanied by adults. 

Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

Columbus, OH 43215
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Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

Pins Mechanical Company (Columbus)

32 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 01, 2024
Columbus, OH 43215
Columbus
Ohio
OH
43215

Pins Mechanical Co has three floors and a patio full of entertainment in downtown Columbus, OH. Foosball, patio pong, ping pong, duckpin bowling, ring toss, jenga, arcade games and the best pinball selection in town all in a sleek environment with several bars serving craft cocktails and beer. There’s even a giant slide to get back downstairs! Pins is a cashless bar, and a few games are absolutely free to play.

QuarterWorld Arcade

Portland, OR 97215
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QuarterWorld Arcade

QuarterWorld Arcade

32 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 08, 2024
Portland, OR 97215
Portland
Oregon
OR
97215

QuarterWorld Arcade is a barcade in Portland, Oregon with the second largest collection of pinball machines in the city. They have 32 pinball games on location, with a selection that includes games like The Addam's Family, Batman '66 and Iron Man. In addition to pinball, they also have over 50 classic arcade games featuring titles like Marvel vs. Capcom, NBA Jam, Pac-Man and others. If you're looking for something different to do, they also have other fun games like Dance Dance Revolution, basketball, and skee ball. QuarterWorld has 2 full bars if you get thirsty, with a focus on cocktails and draft beer. They also serve American pub food like burgers and pizza. QuarterWorld is 21+ except for Saturdays and Sundays between 1pm and 7pm. And yes, they take quarters.

Logan Arcade

Chicago, IL 60647
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Logan Arcade

Logan Arcade

30 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 18, 2024
Chicago, IL 60647
Chicago
Illinois
IL
60647

Logan Arcade in Chicago, Illinois is a must-visit for any pinball enthusiast. Home to 35 machines and counting that range from the latest Stern Pinball games to classics like Centigrade 37, Radical!, and Robocop, Logan Arcade has something for everyone. Logan Arcade proudly boasts three TWIPY awards for "Best Pinball Location" in the U.S., making it one of if not the best Pinball Bar in the country! With regular game release parties, tournaments, and other fun events, Logan Arcade ensures a great experience no matter what your skill level may be. All pinball machines are very well-maintained - especially for a public location - so you can feel confident regardless of what machine you choose. What's more, Logan Arcade also has a few retro arcade games on offer so there's definitely something for everyone here - just remember that Logan Arcade is strictly 21+ only!

Dorky's Arcade

Tacoma, WA 98402
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Dorky's Arcade

Dorky's Arcade

30 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 16, 2024
Tacoma, WA 98402
Tacoma
Washington
WA
98402

Dorky's Arcade in downtown Tacoma, WA is an arcade experience not to be missed, with nearly every arcade game you can imagine. Pac Man Battle Royale, a Pong table, an entire section dedicated to Star Wars, including the new Star Wars Battle Pod, Space Invaders, and air hockey and foosball. Games take quarters and all ages are welcome until 10p.m. Dorky’s has an insane beer selection of about 300 crafts, imports and ciders, and an impressive menu complete with vegan dishes. Great spot for a date, party or pinball tournament!

Blairally Vintage Arcade

Eugene, OR 97402
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Blairally Vintage Arcade

Blairally Vintage Arcade

30 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 10, 2024
Eugene, OR 97402
Eugene
Oregon
OR
97402

Does pinball make the band cooler or does the band make pinball cooler? Doesn’t matter. Blairally Vintage Arcade in Eugene, OR is a community hub with colorful patrons, a garage venue for local bands, a full bar with craft drinks, pub grub and a hot dog cart. This hip arcade offers an array of vintage pinball machines and arcade games, some set to free play or only a quarter. Leagues and tournaments are available and kids are welcome before 9 p.m. Especially the cool kids.

The 1Up Arcade Bar - Colfax

Denver, CO 80203
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The 1Up Arcade Bar - Colfax

The 1Up Arcade Bar - Colfax

30 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 21, 2024
Denver, CO 80203
Denver
Colorado
CO
80203

1up Arcade Bar in Colfax, Denver is a great gaming-focused destination for anyone looking for an exciting activity in the mile high city.

Located in the heart of the Colfax neighborhood, 1up Arcade Bar has been a staple of Denver's thriving arcade culture since it opened its doors. With 29 pinball machines ranging from early classic solid state pins, to the latest in modern Stern machines, 1up offers something for everyone. And you're bound to love their selection of classic arcade games, skee ball and racing games too.

Plus there's a fully stocked bar with local craft beers including some incredible Colorado craft brews, cocktails, and a humorous selection of 40 oz drinks like Colt 45 and Mad Dog - yes, those are actually on offer here! 1up is passionate about the sport of pinball too, regularly hosting IFPA certified pinball tournaments every month.

But remember 1up Arcade Bar is 21+ only so no kids allowed! If you get peckish while gaming don't worry as 1up can provide delivery menu and orders from nearby pizza shop Sliceworks.

Jupiter Gameroom

Seattle, WA 98121
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Jupiter Gameroom

Jupiter Gameroom

30 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 09, 2024
Seattle, WA 98121
Seattle
Washington
WA
98121

Jupiter Bar is an art bar with a large game room located in Belltown, an area of Seattle, WA. With their unique take on Mexican food, two full bars, and murals on the walls, this barcade has a solid collection of pinball games ranging from old to new, as well as stand up arcade games and a pool table, all running on quarters. Grab a postcard from the vending machine so your folks know you were here!

The 1UP Arcade Bar

Greenwood Village, CO 80112
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The 1UP Arcade Bar

The 1UP Arcade Bar

30 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 16, 2024
Greenwood Village, CO 80112
Greenwood Village
Colorado
CO
80112

One of three locations in metro Denver, The 1Up in Greenwood Village, CO features nearly 60 modern and classic arcade games, 30 pinball machines, five Skee-Ball lanes, and five basketball hoops. Located inside The Denver Tech Center, 1Up has custom murals, vintage posters and retro game memorabilia adorning the walls, a full bar with 20 taps, specialty cocktails and nostalgic throwback drinks, as well as a robust menu featuring burgers, tacos, and sandwiches. Bring your quarters and check out the IFPA ranked pinball tournaments. Kids accompanied by their parents can play up until 7p.m.

Free Play Arlington

Arlington, TX 76010
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Free Play Arlington

Free Play Arlington

28 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 16, 2024
Arlington, TX 76010
Arlington
Texas
TX
76010

Free Play arcade in Arlington Texas has a lot of offer those looking for an exciting night out. With multiple regional locations, they have quickly become a favorite destination for DFW barcade goers. Their selection of vintage arcade games and 28 pinball machines will provide endless entertainment, plus visitors can indulge in cocktails, local draft beer on tap and a small menu of bites, sandwiches and flatbread pizzas. But don't worry about having to continuously feed the machines – all games are set to free play with one $12 entry fee! Bring your friends and family (all children must be supervised) for an evening filled with thrills and chills - just remember than 18+ is the minimum age after 9pm Sunday through Thursday, 21+ after 9pm on Friday and Saturday!

Eastside Bowl

Madison, TN 37115
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Eastside Bowl

Eastside Bowl

27 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 22, 2024
Madison, TN 37115
Madison
Tennessee
TN
37115

Eastside Bowl is a hip bar, a diner, a bowling alley, a music venue, and an arcade in Madison, TN. A cutesy mid-century modern decor is complemented by arcade classics like Paperboy, Pac-Man, Frogger, and free pinball in the lobby. Local punk and indie musicians from the Nashville area play, (and the occasional national act) on two stages. A “soul” lounge with a distinct 70’s atmosphere serves the 21 and over crowd. Try the shepherd’s pie in the diner.

EinStein's Pub

Katy, TX 77450
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EinStein's Pub

EinStein's Pub

26 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 23, 2024
Katy, TX 77450
Katy
Texas
TX
77450

EinStein's Pub in Katy, TX, is an old watering hole where the locals enjoy pub grub, drink specials, live bands, pool, and a beautiful rotating collection of pinball machines. Monthly tournaments are on the same night as the $7 burger special. There’s also air hockey, Big Buck Hunter Reloaded, and a multicade. 

Tappers

Indianapolis, IN 46203
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Tappers

Tappers

25 pinball machines
Updated: Dec 31, 2023
Indianapolis, IN 46203
Indianapolis
Indiana
IN
46203

What’s better than an arcade with beer? How about FREE arcade games and beer! Tappers Arcade Bar in Indianapolis, IN has it all. Arcade classics like Frogger, Galaga, Space Invaders, Burger Time, PacMan, and Mortal Kombat, a few consoles like Nintendo 64, a Game Cube, a Super NES and a Nintendo Switch, plus all of the best pinball games manufactured in the last decade. Must be 21+ and yes, the games are really free. Get your inner kid a boozy slushie and flip out at the hottest spot for pinball in Indianapolis. 

The Coin Slot

Traverse City, MI 49684
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The Coin Slot

The Coin Slot

25 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 21, 2024
Traverse City, MI 49684
Traverse City
Michigan
MI
49684

The Coin Slot is an arcade bar with pinball machines, skee ball, and pool tables. They have about 10 newer pinball machines. They also rent our pinball machines by the day or month. They have a full bar with beer, ciders, and mixed drinks. The Coin Slot does not have food but has food trucks on a regular basis. They are 21+ after 9 pm. 

The Pyramid Scheme

Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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The Pyramid Scheme

The Pyramid Scheme

24 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 03, 2024
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Grand Rapids
Michigan
MI
49503

Grand Rapids, MI, is home to another infamous pyramid scheme, but this Pyramid Scheme is a pub and music venue with a pinball arcade full of the latest Sterns and a few old classics. There’s even a custom AC/DC pinball with a limited edition “Whole Lotta Rosie” backglass. The Pyramid Scheme is laid-back, a little kitschy, and attracts fantastic independent artists, comedians, and rock musicians to its stage. 

Pins Mechanical Co. (Pittsburgh)

Pittsburgh, PA 15203
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Pins Mechanical Co. (Pittsburgh)

Pins Mechanical Co. (Pittsburgh)

24 pinball machines
Updated: Jan 19, 2024
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
Pittsburgh
Pennsylvania
PA
15203

Pins Mechanical Co in Pittsburgh, PA is a swanky social destination featuring duckpin bowling, ping pong, bocce ball, hookie, dozens of classic pinball machines, and old-school arcade games for free. Bring your own food and enjoy their high-quality cocktails and craft beers. Pins is kid-friendly until 9 pm at which point you’ll want to take the slide back down to the door. 

Bang Back Pinball Lounge

Columbia, SC 29205
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Bang Back Pinball Lounge

Bang Back Pinball Lounge

24 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 13, 2024
Columbia, SC 29205
Columbia
South Carolina
SC
29205

Bang Back Pinball Lounge in Columbia, SC, is a trendy barcade serving up circuit tournament-ready pinball machines and amazing food like bao buns and crunchy wonton tacos. A skilled mixologist is mixing up exceptional cocktails and a great craft beer selection. Bring your quarters and be seen climbing the leaderboard. 

Player 1 Up Bar

Rock Hill, SC 29730
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Player 1 Up Bar

Player 1 Up Bar

24 pinball machines
Updated: Feb 12, 2024
Rock Hill, SC 29730
Rock Hill
South Carolina
SC
29730

Player 1UP in Rock Hill, SC, is a barcade with great food, live music, and arcade video and pinball games, including Pac-Man, Ms. Pac-Man, Galaga, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and Donkey Kong. A $5 cover charge at the door includes play for all the games. Player 1UP also has weekly pinball tournaments. Do not miss the bacon cheese fries and the cinnamon sugar fries with icing to dip.