Barcade | Brooklyn, New York
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Barcade
Excellent based on 93 ratings
Type: Bar

388 Union Ave
Brooklyn, New York United States 11211 [ print map ]
718 302 6464

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Hours: M-F 4pm to 4 am Sat 2 pm to 4 am


Mayor: bmerz (2) | Taps: 24 | Bottles: 0


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Beer Available At Barcade (arranged by most recent)
Two Roads Olí Factory Pils 72, Brooklyn Weizenhammer 85, Allagash Fluxus 2014 94, Weyerbacher Last Chance IPA 74, Sixpoint Righteous Ale 93, Cape Ann Fishermanís Pepper II , Greenport Harbor Gobsmacked IPA , Ninkasi Believer Double Red 95, Victory White Monkey 95, Other Half Lembeek 86 , Sixpoint Barrel-Aged 3Beans 81, Singlecut Kim 84, Coronado / Cigar City Jurata Baltic Porter 93, Sixpoint Encore 64, Victory V Lager 39, Singlecut Eric More Cowbell! Milk Stout 48, Climax Snow Plow , Victory Fall Bockwards 48, Evil Twin Imperial Biscotti Break Natale Pretty Please With A Cherry On Top 98, Brooklyn Fire & Ice 92
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93 reviews for Barcade
 Ambiance  80%
 Service  75%
 Selection  81%
 Food  57%
 Value  75%
 Overall  82%
 Rating  93%
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84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
hophead75  (83) Largo, Florida | January 15, 2007
cool bar. I wonít go into the video games or decor as it has already been well documented. Had a good time here, would recommend to beer geeks and non beer geeks alike.
88
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 9/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
Jeppe  (84) ōlbutikken, Denmark | January 5, 2007
Great great place and along with Hop Devil my favorite bar in New York! The tap list was amazing with 20-25 different available including Dogfish, Vitory, Stone etc. etc. Great interior with a bunch of retro arcade games. Friendly and knowledge service as well!
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
JoeMcPhee  (511) Toronto, ON, Ontario | November 26, 2006
This place is probably my favourite bar in New York right now. Lots of taps that are very quickly cycled through. The place itself is pretty cool with loads of old arcade games around the perimeter of a converted garage. Cavernous space with assorted brewerania covering the walls. Quite divey, but Iím a fan of that as well. You wonít get the selection of killer Belgian stuff available up the road at Spuyten Duyvil, but youíll get well cared for American micros at a very reasonable price.
76
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 6/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
MartinT  (521) Montreal, Quebec | November 7, 2006
A very cool bar lined with old arcade games which seem to be very popular amongst the youngish crowd who was hanging out here on a Friday night. The place was packed, and the few seats already taken, of course. More than 3/4 of people had to stand, which I find tiresome for a beer session. The atmosphere though is unique, and moreover the beer selection is top notch. 24 taps filled with known and obscure goodies, many of which werenít to be seen in the New York area that weekend. A great place for a few tasty pints or a group party. Iíll definitely be back next time Iím in Brooklyn.
90
  AMBIANCE 5/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 19/20
PilsnerPeter  (100) Flushing, New York | September 13, 2006| Updated January 31, 2007
Besides for the hard to find beers, this place is a must. They have all the great 1980s arcade games lined around the perimeter of the place, the beers are priced fairly, and the snacks like beer nuts and pretzels are only a buck. I have a lot of fun here, and you can bring friends or other people that you know that arenít beer geeks, theyíll have fun too.
82
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
Walt  (189) Austin, Texas | July 31, 2006
Cool place...good selection, friendly staff...the COLDEST AIR CONDITIONING I COULD FIND IN NYC!!!!
76
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD 3/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
DarkMagus  (33) San Diego, California | July 27, 2006
This is a pretty amazing concept... classic 1980ís arcade games and ...beers. I was so psyched when I heard about it, and it lived up to all the hype. A pretty good selection on tap. I loved the fact that there were little wooden "shelves" next to each game, to give you a place to rest your beer. An awesome place, no question about it.
84
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD 9/10   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 17/20
mkobes  (53) paramus, New Jersey | July 26, 2006
i love this pla. ce. The idea is you can get a beer and play any of the old quarter video games that are available in the bar. Centipede, Space Invaders. Video games big plus. Great beer and cask selection. They have one cask engine. Lots of room to sit inside. Nice friendly staff who know a lot about their beer. Walking distance to other Brooklyn bars.
76
  AMBIANCE 3/5   SERVICE 7/10   SELECTION 12/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 16/20
beastiefan2k  (181) Emerald City (formely NYC & KS), Washington | May 7, 2006
Finally went here for the first time yesterday on my own private Brooklyn brew tour. Big warehouse or mechanic shop turned into a bar/arcade. Really high ceilings. lots of room. sitting area outside in the front. Cool cap design on a wall. Lots of old school arcades for a quarter (i loved that part). They only have taps, which only seems to be craft beer. Nothing foreign. One cask, the stuff they get is pretty rare. I like their snacks (jerky, beer nuts, and chips) which were all like a buck each, which is great. Plus you are within walking distance of Sputen, Mugs, and Brooklyn Brewery.
86
  AMBIANCE 4/5   SERVICE 8/10   SELECTION 13/15   FOOD N/A   VALUE N/A   OVERALL 18/20
chimay67  (60) hunt sta, New York | April 1, 2006
Like a Reeseís this place is two tastes in one. Awesome american brews and all of the 80ís video games you were addicted to as a kid. What more can you want, well maybe a pizza, and the bartenders are happy to order that up for delivery as well. Add in the hard to find brews they have on tap here and the laid back Brooklyn vibe and you cant ask for much more.

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