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GameRoom Essentials

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Birthday Party

Fantastic fun. Lots of old games. Pacman, Galaga,racing car games that kind of stuff, Pin Ball... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Karen H
Adelaide, Australia
via mobile

Great place to play games with a great variety. If u want big flashy lights brand new machines go... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2015
via mobile
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  • Average3%
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WE HAVE NOW MOVED TO INGLE FARM SHOPPING CENTRE. cnr Walkley's and Montague Roads. Many places charge PER GAME. This can cause problems by children using their "credit" at different speeds. Usually the younger children have to wait for the older...more
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176-190 Yorktown Rd | Craigmore, Gepps Cross, South Australia 5094, Australia
+61 422 600 193
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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Fantastic fun. Lots of old games. Pacman, Galaga,racing car games that kind of stuff, Pin Ball machines, Fornite (unfortunately). We had a party here for my sons 13th birthday. Danny the owner is patient as you ask millions of "organising" questions. Staff who cleaned inbetween...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Karen H
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

First let me say that I used to love this place when it was at Cavan my son and I were semi regulars, it was retro and had a great atmosphere for kids and adults alike, it had good quality games that were well maintained...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Scott S
Danny D, Owner at GameRoom Essentials, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Hi Scott, thanks for your honest review. Sorry you were not happy with your visit and hope you asked for your money back before you left. It's true that GameRoom Essentials is not what it was before we were shut down at Gepps Cross but...More

Reviewed 14 June 2015 via mobile

Great place to play games with a great variety. If u want big flashy lights brand new machines go to tunza fun and break the bank. If u want a relaxing night out with genuine customer service, owners who share the same passion for gaming...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Reviewed 28 February 2015

There aren't many (any?) decent gaming arcades in Adelaide any more... But this is where GameRoom Essentials fills the gap! With great value lock-in sessions, you and your mates can enjoy arcade, pinball and console games from the 80s and 90s, the golden age of...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed 27 February 2015

I can not think of a better place go and play pinball or arcade machines in Adelaide and just a short drive from the CBD

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed 11 January 2015

My family and friends recently celebrated my son's 21st Birthday party at the GameRoom Essentials. Everyone that attended had such a great time. They all made sure they came to me and Thanked us for holding the party there, comments where "This is the Best...More

Date of experience: January 2015
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Reviewed 9 January 2015

Overall I had a very good time at GameRoom Essentials, a big variety of games to choose from and play, I have to admit, I loved the Out Runner game, food was good and prices were very reasonable, the only suggestion I could make was...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Jacob H
Reviewed 4 November 2014

If you're into pinball this is quite simply the place to be. Dozens of pinball machines across two (three maybe) rooms. As for the other rooms, the xbox setup is cool and fairly well organised and there us a decent range of other machines...BUT...a few...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Gavor
Danny D, Owner at GameRoom Essentials, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2014

Thanks for your review, I enjoyed reading it with some great comments. Not sure why only 3 stars though. How can we improve? You mentioned "more machines". We are always bringing in new machines and currently have the following:- Driving for 9 people Shooting 7...More

Reviewed 2 October 2014

We booked the arcade room for our sons 7th birthday party. As the pricing is not per person but a flat hourly rate it gave our son the chance to invite as many friends as he wanted to. 35 kids and just as many 'grown'...More

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Kiahana
Reviewed 26 September 2014

we had a u9"s footy end of season get together here and it was really great. The kids, and Adults had a great time.

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Date of experience: September 2014
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