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Come for the beer, stay for Daytona

Relive your youth with some of the best arcade games around. The venue is not huge but its... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome venue

Went to Bartronica with a group of friends and had an absolute blast! Was great fun getting to play... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Australia's coolest Arcade Bar! Featuring great beer, tasty cocktails and rare video games.
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335 Flinders Lane | Basement, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
Central Business District
+61 3 9629 9921
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Relive your youth with some of the best arcade games around. The venue is not huge but its definitely something different to do while in Melbourne!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 376mattyt
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Went to Bartronica with a group of friends and had an absolute blast! Was great fun getting to play old school arcade games while having a drink with mates. The vibe was great, both staff and other customers were very friendly. Definitely going to return...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 584bgray
Reviewed 14 October 2018

This place is an awesome basement bar with plenty of games to play on. You buy tokens from a machine in order to play. The bar is well stocked and there is a great cocktail menu. They also have a really nice beer garden/smoking area...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jessica W
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great night out with friends, and a great variety of arcade games to choose from, highly recommended!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kris H
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

What a bar. Such a huge array of games, great vibe, great beer and truly amazing staff. Even a nice outdoor area. Just love this place... and I’m not even a big gamer. But it really delivers!!! Recommend to anyone after a fun, good vibe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 799aleksc
Reviewed 29 August 2018

The place was amazing and there is lots to choose from to drink there. Also Charlotte who worked there was amazing as well she was very helpful and had a lot of patience with me because I didn't know wash to order. I definitely recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Nico_Thienpont
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Great bar with great staff - such friendly service! Would definitely go back for a fun time with friends. 5 stars

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AmberR1836
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

This bar is really fun! Besides the really unique atmosphere, the staff are really friendly. Shoutout to Tom the barman for the wonderful service. 10/10 would recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dhanya N
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere and Tom the bar dude was friendly and very helpful, the selection of games is unreal and all in all it was super nostalgic experience

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank cameronblithe
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Great staff and atmosphere. A guaranteed good time with all the games on offer, and the drinks list is nothing to thumb your nose at.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Phillip R
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Central Business District
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tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary
feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the
city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques,
throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You
never quite know what you’ll find around the next
corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and
even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air
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Baron B
22 January 2018|
Response from mollym543 | Reviewed this property |
I’m pretty sure this is an 18+ venue
11 September 2017|
Response from Aaron E |
There are heaps of car parks around