Barcade

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PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

388 Union Ave
Brooklyn, New York, 11211-3429
United States

(718) 302-6464 | map
barcadebrooklyn.com

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PLACE STATS
Reviews:
104
Ratings:
152
pDev:
8.64%
 
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Ratings: 152 |  Reviews: 104
Reviews by CAMRAhardliner:
Photo of CAMRAhardliner
4.43/5  rDev +3.5%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

I really enjoyed this Brooklyn bar. The alcove at the entrance is covered on one wall by a mosaic of thousands of bottlecaps. Inside its a pretty large, carpeted room with high cielings. Plenty of old school arcade games line two walls. I played a bunch of them with pints of beer on the wooden shelves built in between each arcade console. Punchout went well with a pint of Hop Devil.

The beer list is expansive and decent, with an emphasis on east coast ales. Of the 20 or so taps, Victory, Dogfish, Captain Lawrence, Chelsea and Middle Ages were represented. Breweries from the rest of the country were represented but no European beers and no bottled beer was available (I think). Services was great, the two guys were friendly and efficient in dealing with the large crowd.

The arcade high score chalk board was impressive, those guys must be professionals.

This was a great time with a cool crowd, good music and enough room to spread out.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of jguzman718
4.79/5  rDev +11.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 4.25

finally beat Final Fight there after 25 years or so

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Photo of metter98
4.13/5  rDev -3.5%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4.25

Photo of heymikew
4.04/5  rDev -5.6%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 4.25

Photo of paulish
4.25/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of rjp217
4/5  rDev -6.5%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4

Photo of smithj4
4.29/5  rDev +0.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5

Photo of elamb106
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of orangesol
3.89/5  rDev -9.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.75

Photo of GreesyFizeek
4.34/5  rDev +1.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25

Photo of NeoClassicist
4.19/5  rDev -2.1%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4.5 | service: 3 | selection: 4.75

Came here once just for the video games. Just as well, because in my hour and a half I don't think I spoke to anyone who worked here.

The video games are worth a separate review, but they're the real draw.

Glancing up occasionally at the beer list it seemed great, lots of weird, offbeat choices. Too bad I never got the inclination to approach what seemed like chilly staff.

I'd go back here if I was with a group.

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Photo of lauad
2.93/5  rDev -31.5%
vibe: 2.75 | quality: 2.75 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 2

Photo of mltobin
4.25/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4

Photo of slasich
3.86/5  rDev -9.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4 | food: 3.5

Photo of Spreetaper
4.08/5  rDev -4.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 3.75

Photo of benzalman
4.38/5  rDev +2.3%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of TheHip-HopMobBarley
5/5  rDev +16.8%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5

Photo of ChipChaight
3.99/5  rDev -6.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4

Photo of Zekenyce
4.36/5  rDev +1.9%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.5

Photo of MichaelLamb
4.25/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5

Photo of pjkelley82
4/5  rDev -6.5%

Photo of pjs234
3.5/5  rDev -18.2%

Photo of HaoleToYou
4/5  rDev -6.5%

Photo of Srkolodn
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

Photo of StephRai
4.5/5  rDev +5.1%

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Barcade in Brooklyn, NY
Place rating: 4.28 out of 5 with 152 ratings