Two-Bit’s Retro Arcade

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Feed your old-timey nostalgia in this LES bar stacked with more than 20 arcade classics from the ‘80s and ‘90s.

153 Essex St., New York, NY, 10002


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The lowdown

Stacked with more than 20 arcade classics from the ‘80s and ‘90s, including multiple pinball machines, this LES haunt emanates old-school nostalgia. Here, gamers can reminisce while ordering craft beers, 40s, wines, and sakes from their perch at the bar (which, incidentally, has dirty pictures of gaming characters on it), or eagerly convert dollar bills to play rounds of Frogger, Pac-Man, Tetris, Paperboy, and more. Should you make a night of it: Movies are projected onto the back wall, but for food you may want to look elsewhere.

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