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16-Bit Bar+Arcade

1331 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7120
+1 513-381-1616
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Super cool place!

My boyfriend and I visited this bar at the end of the day and I am super glad we stopped in. The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kayla K
via mobile
Unique and Fun Place

The concept of a bar with an arcade is great. As long as you drink, you get to play. Not a bad... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
Moonrover2004
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Easton
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“video games” (14 reviews)
“pac man” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1331 Walnut St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-7120
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+1 513-381-1616
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"pac man"
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"pinball machines"
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"old arcade games"
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"fun drinks"
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"on tap"
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"great drink selection"
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"great games"
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"super fun"
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"fun place"
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"lots of fun"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited this bar at the end of the day and I am super glad we stopped in. The cocktail menu was great, even for a picky drinker like me! And the videogames were free which was awesome. The only down side...More

Thank Kayla K
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

The concept of a bar with an arcade is great. As long as you drink, you get to play. Not a bad trade off at all. The staff was polite, drinks were reasonable and the games were fun. Whether you are an arcade fan or...More

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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

We came while we were waiting for our reservation to come up at a restaurant. Service at the bar was fast and friendly. The games were really fun and offered a wide variety. Even the television screens provided something for everyone. We were carded at...More

Thank Laura W
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome! They have all the old upright arcade games in pristine condition. You walk up to an open machine, push the start button and play. The bartenders are great.

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Great selection of old games buy a drink and belly up and set your high score there is some pinballs there two drinks are just above average cost but you play for free so it evens out

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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited Cincinnati for one day so we didn't have time to do a lot. I was advised by a coworker that 16 Bit needed to be on our itinerary. We arrived around 7 and luckily, it wasn't overly crowded. The bartenders...More

Thank Claudia O
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Talk about a blast from the past. Free video games as long as your drinking. Done. Pinball machines still cost $0.50 but all of the classic arcade games are free and just like your remember. A definite fun place to kill a couple of hours...More

Thank mike_77_v
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended to our group by a local. Cool place! We had draft beers and got our geek on! The video games were a trip down memory lane and were free to play. What a great gimmick for a bar! Very unique spot...More

Thank jjvandui
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is one of my favorite bars in OTR! They have plenty of drinks on tap and some very fun and interesting house cocktails. The selection of arcade games is super fun and always exciting. I have great memories trying to set records on the...More

Thank marsala424
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome time at this bar. Free games, pretty reasonably priced beers. Lots of fun for all. Good place to hang out with friends or disappear from them

Thank David C
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841elenah
8 February 2018|
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Response from cincifoodie | Reviewed this property |
I believe it only 21 and over except “bring your shorty” day which is the 3rd Sunday of each month.
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tntngnh
30 August 2016|
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Response from Fai M | Reviewed this property |
My friends and I used a Uber driver to get downtown from the hotel we stayed in Sharonville. I think that would be the way to go, hassle free.
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Starlite71
10 July 2016|
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That is one thing I didn't even think to check on so I am really not sure...
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