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Free Play Arcade

1730 E Belt Line Rd, Richardson, TX 75081-4621
+1 469-828-1639
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The '80s called and we answered

I saw a Facebook post about the Free Play location in Arlington. Since we are staying in Plano, I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
trvlrtx
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Independence, Missouri
Video games, both present and past

The beer is very cold, and they have a good selection. They have mixed drinks as well. I can't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jimmy D
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Plano, United States
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DFW's only full size retro arcade! 70+ retro games, 50+ craft beers, and delicious food!
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good35%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“video games” (6 reviews)
“donkey kong” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1730 E Belt Line Rd, Richardson, TX 75081-4621
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+1 469-828-1639
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I saw a Facebook post about the Free Play location in Arlington. Since we are staying in Plano, I looked online and found that there was a location in Richardson. This place did not disappoint! Lots of retro arcade games like Frogger, Donkey Kong, Lady...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The beer is very cold, and they have a good selection. They have mixed drinks as well. I can't speak to the food, but let's be real. You go here for the video games! One price, and you play play play!! I was not sure...More

Thank Jimmy D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We typically spend about 3-4 hours lost in the glory of 80's video games. You don't feel cramped or walled off by the large crowd because there is plenty of space. There is always a game open that I want to play plus plenty of...More

Thank Tom A
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

We took our kids to Free Play on a hot, Texas day to avoid the blistering heat. Little did we know that we were going to be reverted back to our childhoods! For 10 bucks per person, there are a ton of unlimited arcade games...More

Thank Leeann B
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

So step back in the 80s and take a trip to this place. You walk into this place, and there are dozens and dozens of arcade games. You pay your 10$ and it's off to the races. No fishing for quarters as we did in...More

Thank Anthony P
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This is in my neighborhood, been wanting to go, glad I finally did. $10 per person with tax to play unlimited games that I used to be so skilled at and looked so awesome and now zero skill and look so plain, but still it...More

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Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

So if I wasn't in town visiting and didn't have one of these similar in Ohio, I'd say it cool and a good time...but we do have something like this in Ohio and there is no $10 cover charge... just a quarter charge for pinball...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Old School Games in a great environment. Q-Bert, Ms PAC MAN, Tron, Burger Time and plenty more!! 2 hours flew by in this great place. Highly recommend this place. 10 bucks to play as long as you want. We will be back.

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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Finally made it to this place after reading about it and friends telling me about it. As I am an 80's kid and 90's teen this was a way awesome throwback to the days of losing all my quarters to the arcade. Huge selection of...More

Thank BRC2007
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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

What an awesome concept! Unlimited play on some childhood favorites and I absolutely love it! The fiancé and I stopped in on a Saturday right after they opened and had a great time. Around 1pm things started getting a bit more crowded, but we didn't...More

Thank Meg C
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caroleiaap
27 February 2017|
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Response from Keith D | Reviewed this property |
You can also rent all of Free Play out for a private party... you might inquire at (469) 828-1639
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