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Barcadia

Bar and Arcade$$$$
Henderson, Dallas
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  • Andres N.
    "Giant Jenga, Track & Field & Skee-ball!"(10 Tips)
    E M.
    "Love Barcadia!! Free arcade games and $3 beers on Tuesdays!!"(12 Tips)
    Will E.
    "You eat for free if you get a perfect score on skeeball."(7 Tips)
    Cory B.
    "good tap IPA beer and retro video games."(6 Tips)
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  • Dallas Observer
    Dallas ObserverAugust 19, 2014
    True to its name, Barcadia is half bar, half arcade, and offers video games from Centipede and Dig Dug to Street Fighter 2 and Mortal Kombat, plus skee-ball ramps and popular bar food. Read more
  • Jose S.
    Jose SotoJune 22, 2015
    A friend told me that this bar was awesome, has old arcades and beer. Great I'm in! I get there and the arcades that I want to play with my friends are broken. They have Jenga but it's always busy.
  • Original Penguin
    Original PenguinNovember 9, 2010
    One of the best new spots in town, thanks to its laid-back, good-time vibes, huge tap beer selections, no-nonsense bar food and an amazing array of old-school video and arcade games.
  • Tony L.
    Tony LewisJuly 28, 2014
    You get to play all the classic old school arcade games while getting drunk. Plus they have Life Size Jenga. If you're a gamer and like to drink this place is perfect.
  • The Feast
    The FeastJune 10, 2011
    Sip on $3 Texas drafts while you play games for free on Tuesdays. Stop in on Mondays to wash down a half price Trucker plate with happy hour specials all night long!
  • Jenny B.
    Jenny BakerMay 13, 2013
    Surprisingly dead when I was there.great selection of drinks and food...but had my wallet stolen. Waitstaff was helpful, but bartender was an absolute douche. Great service from Amber and Kelly though
  • Dan T.
    Dan TheManJanuary 3, 2015
    Bunch of classic arcade games and multicade emulators. Some of which are in less than ideal condition, but most of them working. So-so drink prices and decent service. Great patio area.
  • Joeanna K.
    Joeanna KilgoreNovember 24, 2015
    Awesome games! Friendly and quick service! Not totally in love with the loaded fries, but the fried oreos are really great!
  • Troy W.
    Troy WylderFebruary 10, 2011
    Patio is greatness, especially with the jumbo jenga. Also, it will be brought to you attention that you're not as good at video games as you remember....if you're 30+, that is.
  • Steven S.
    Steven SarverAugust 23, 2014
    Food and drinks have always been great. Some of the arcade games are broken, so spend your money wisely. Skeeball was great!
  • Brittney P.
    Brittney PotterDecember 24, 2014
    Surprisingly good food! We ordered the mini sliders and mini brisket sliders with fries and hummus! Yum.
  • Andres N.
    Andres NovoaNovember 4, 2015
    Giant Jenga, Track & Field & Skee-ball! What more could you ask for! Fun place to chill with friends.
  • Cory B.
    Cory BennettAugust 9, 2015
    Love this place. Come here whenever you want some good tap IPA beer and retro video games.
  • Three Sheets Blog
    Three Sheets BlogFebruary 5, 2012
    Some of the best bar food in Dallas, with vintage arcade games, Skeeball and tons of great beers on draft.
  • Matthew B.
    Matthew BoothOctober 21, 2012
    Great patio, strong drinks, old school music, awesome bartenders!! Beware of the restroom!! (Gross)
  • Will E.
    Will EdmonsonAugust 31, 2011
    Free game night on Tuesdays. You eat for free if you get a perfect score on skeeball.
  • Fox B.
    Fox BarrelMay 12, 2011
    The Fox Barrel Pacific Pear is fantastic! Fermented using 100% pure pear-juice and Gluten-free!
  • Jonathan S.
    Jonathan SpeerlyApril 23, 2010
    Great bar, but the owner is very rude and selective on her clientele. Which is amazing considering she was part of the big club scene in NYC
  • Gerardo V.
    Gerardo VargasAugust 29, 2010
    free play tuesday! play all you want for free. please be considerate of others, especially with the skeeball.
  • Daren M.
    Daren MMay 14, 2011
    Order a pint of Magic Hat - Number Nine. it is a perfect summer ale and they have it on tap!
  • Kaitlyn S.
    Kaitlyn S.May 6, 2010
    Great spot for a relaxing evening with friends. They now have giant connect-four along with giant Jenga!
  • Michael B.
    Michael BurksSeptember 24, 2010
    Park at the Farmer's Market and walk down, easiest parking ever and less than 5 minutes to walk down.
  • Bri M.
    Bri M.April 25, 2011
    $12 Bottomless Mimosas on Sunday. Be careful, though...the bubbly will getcha if you aren't careful!
  • Sarah M.
    Sarah MDecember 15, 2011
    The games are so much fun! Great place for a date night.
  • Aubrie W.
    Aubrie WillsApril 14, 2013
    Chris is the coolest... tell him to make you something yummy
  • Dean E.
    Dean EricksonSeptember 16, 2014
    Fun bar with tons of arcade games everywhere.
  • Metromix
    MetromixOctober 29, 2010
    Drinking and vintage arcade games are a recipe for success. Free games on Tuesdays. Read more
  • Katie C.
    Katie CunninghamMarch 13, 2012
    Pyramid apricot & #9 on draft and free games on Tuesday nights to play EW LA LAA
  • Stephanie P.
    Stephanie PittmanJanuary 24, 2013
    Great bar! Nice amount or arcade games too!
  • A R.
    A RossiJune 30, 2013
    Excellent tip: order a drink
  • E M.
    E MNovember 21, 2012
    Love Barcadia!! Free arcade games and $3 beers on Tuesdays!!
  • Katie O.
    Katie O.April 25, 2013
    Hummus has made myself and a friend both sick. Order something else!
  • B P.
    B PJanuary 17, 2015
    Half price food on Monday totally worth it, just sad few of the arcade games weren't fully working :(
  • Brandon F.
    Brandon FriedDecember 20, 2011
    mondays: half-price food AND all-night happy hour.
  • Michael M.
    Michael MooreAugust 16, 2011
    Fried PB&J with a tiny milk carton! Amazing!
  • StealingKitty
    StealingKittySeptember 29, 2011
    Monday's are half priced bites. Great deal!
  • Mia S.
    Mia SOctober 14, 2012
    Bring your goggy, have a trash can punch and chicken fingers!!
  • Alison P.
    Alison PruettSeptember 15, 2015
    Kind of a hipster spot and the games cost, but rarely super crowded
  • Chad G.
    Chad G.November 18, 2012
    They have Shiner Cheer on draft! You must try!
  • Jeff S.
    Jeff StraterFebruary 12, 2012
    Hamburger nachos like the old school Taco Bell nachos bell grande. In a good way, y'all.
  • Vane 💋
    Vane 💋June 9, 2014
    The baes going at Jenga
  • ILiveInDallas.com
    ILiveInDallas.comApril 4, 2012
    Play 2ft Jenga or the nostalgic videos games like Pac-Man.
  • Stephanie S.
    Stephanie SparerOctober 22, 2011
    Fancy ass bartenders who let you steal cherries. So I guess it's not really stealing.
  • Chris L.
    Chris LeeOctober 24, 2009
    among other awesomeness they've got dale's pale ale here. solid
  • Christina A.
    Christina AustinMarch 20, 2013
    Delicious and great service
  • Zach D.
    Zach DominguezJanuary 5, 2014
    If only you could get tickets and exchange them for drinks!
  • Sam M.
    Sam MelnickJuly 7, 2015
    They serve the best root beer here.
  • amanda m.
    amanda mckinneyJanuary 11, 2011
    Half price food on Monday! Tuna is phenom.
  • Brenda G.
    Brenda GrahamFebruary 28, 2012
    1/2 price food on Monday's and happy hour drinks all night!
  • James D.
    James DouglasFebruary 12, 2012
    PBR on tap for the "keeping it classy" win.
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