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Phil's Family Amusements

68-72 Main Street, Portrush BT56 8BN, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7082 2201
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Sweet

Sweet old amusements Ok for the kids to have an hour and do their own thing Bring change and your... read more

Reviewed March 12, 2017
junoself
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Fun times

We come to portrush for couple of nights and spent so much time in the arcade it's was so much fun... read more

Reviewed January 18, 2017
Suzi1211
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Mar 12, 2017
“Sweet”
Jan 17, 2017
“Fun times ”
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68-72 Main Street, Portrush BT56 8BN, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7082 2201
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Reviewed March 12, 2017 via mobile

Sweet old amusements Ok for the kids to have an hour and do their own thing Bring change and your game head

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Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

We come to portrush for couple of nights and spent so much time in the arcade it's was so much fun the staff were all friendly and we loved the machines from 2p machines to all the ticket games we collected so many tickets and...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2016

I was so pleasantly surprised by this arcade. The games are a little outdated but still lots of fun. I meant to step in and look around quickly, but I ended up staying 2 hours! The staff members were also extremely nice and friendly. If...More

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Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Where do u start this place is stinking needs a good clean a complete revamp and a English cheeky guy give this place a miss you wouldn't enjoy any of u put the money in the machine for nothing stay clear

2  Thank Michael C
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Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

As the title suggests this place is what it is. It is an amusement arcade with a selection of children's machines including a ticket shop area. There is an area which is separated for adults gaming machines. This place is very popular for locals and...More

1  Thank Niall D
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Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

Even though there is a lot of slot machines there are also a lot of other kinds of amusements such as dance machines, grab a toy etc. Good for a wet day

Thank Gary150769
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Reviewed October 13, 2015

I used to go to Portrush for the holidays as a child growing up and we used occasionally to go into Phil's Amusements. Last weekend I was in Main Street and dropped in, but what a disappointment to see what it has become. It's awful....More

Thank John A
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Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Is there anything worse than retreating in here when it's pouring with rain outside? Yes, coming in here when it's raining and losing a load of money on the shove two penny machines. Dingy looking, old fashioned and generally awful.

Thank Uncle_Badger
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Reviewed July 23, 2015

Always loved this Amusement arcade, back in the 70/80s ,it always had lots to do, but its kinda lost all its shine, or maybe Ive just got older, Visited it a couple of weeks ago, and there wasn't very much in the way of things...More

Thank jarlath m m
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Reviewed November 17, 2014 via mobile

We were really excited about going to phils when we visited portrush, we wanted racing games and arcade machines but all that was there was a few 2p machines with 70% of the room made up of an over 18 gambling area... Which was quite...More

1  Thank Zoe2tails
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