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16-Bit Bar+Arcade

Closed Now: 4:00 PM - 2:30 AM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 2:30 AM
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One of the best I've seen of this trend

The "barcade" is not really a new thing but seems to be popping up everywhere in places that I've... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Twinsburg, Ohio
Always Fun

This was the first barcade in Columbus and still among the best. I always have fun when I'm here... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Tommy P
Columbus, Ohio
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254 S 4th St, Columbus, OH 43215-5215
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

The "barcade" is not really a new thing but seems to be popping up everywhere in places that I've visited or have heard from others. I really enjoyed this one especially for the wide open front access and ease of walking to from other downtown...More

Thank BrianParsons
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This was the first barcade in Columbus and still among the best. I always have fun when I'm here and there are a lot of great food options nearby. I love this place!

Thank Tommy P
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Went to Dirty Frank's to eat next door and it was full so when here to have a drink and wait. What a fun place! ended up staying for a couple of hours. Great service and fun drink choices and lots of games to play....More

Thank David B
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Went out with a few friends not knowing what we wanted to do & ended up here & I can’t even complain. We’ve gone back plenty of times, super friendly staff, just all around a great experience.

Thank Kayla G
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Being from Columbus I am somewhat biased. But all in all this place is great. The drinks are fun and the games are outstanding. The fact that all that games work and the N64 addition up front is a treasure. Having Dirty Franks next door...More

Thank hookdizzle
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The nice aspect about this bar is if you drink, the games are free with the exception of the pinball machines. I went on a week day which was not crowded at all. I would be afraid to go on a weekend because if they...More

Thank Kayla G
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

It is a bar with old arcade games around the perimeter of the building. There are very few seats and the ones that they have are always full. It's ok to start but it always fills up to capacity and then you can do nothing...More

Thank Martinkfromcleveland
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This bar is an 80's arcade with beer. The beer is normal priced and all the arcade games except pinball is free. Pinball is 50 cents. Once a month there is a Sunday for kids. Good time to bring them down and drink while they...More

1  Thank ThreeWiseMen1998
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

So yes, this is a 21 and over, bar with retro arcade machines. Drinks only. No food but you are allowed to bring in any food - a couple places next door (pizza, hot dogs, etc...). Once a month, usually on a Sunday from Noon...More

Thank Monica D
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome. Great drinks, friendly staff, and plenty of free arcade games. Took me back to simpler times.

Thank Shirley G
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Response from Rest-and-Romance | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately it's 21 and over, but it looks like Arcade Super Awesome allows people under 21, and also has food? At any rate, you and your wife definitely need to check out 16-bit though, it was a fantastic experience for... More