Top 6 Arcades in Toronto

There’s nothing like the rush of arcade action, and Toronto is home to an array of incredible locations where you can slingshot yourself into a virtual world. There are so many arcades in the city, however, that finding the one that tickles your fancy can be a daunting task. To help you narrow down your search, we’ve put together a list of the top six arcades in Toronto that go above and beyond to deliver a truly memorable gaming experience.

Tilt Arcade Bar

Tilt is a classic Toronto arcade bar that offers a variety of retro gamesĀ Arcade Toronto and pinball machines in a setting that will instantly transport you back to your childhood. A modest entry fee will grant you unlimited playtime on everything they offer, and a beverage can be paired with your games to round out the experience.


Zed*80 is an intimate, cozy location that combines the social atmosphere of a pub with the nostalgic vibe of an arcade bar. This unique venue has won over a loyal following of gamers in Toronto, who find the combination of the two to be a great way to spend an afternoon or evening.

The game room is also a great place for those who want to try their hand at a new game without having to commit a lot of money. The games are not the most extensive, but there are plenty to choose from, and there’s a good chance you’ll find something to enjoy.

Dave & Buster’s

If you’re looking for a large selection of up-to-date arcade games, you’ll be hard pressed to find a better option than Dave & Buster’s. The Toronto location is a popular option among locals, and it has amassed a huge 8400 reviews on Google with an average rating of 3.9.

Stout Trivia Pub & Brewpub

If you love a beer, you’ll be happy to know that Stout has an impressive ‘brewniverse’ of brews from around the world, and a huge range of board games to test your intelligence. There are also some great food options to choose from, so whether you’re in the mood for a pub meal or something more substantial, this pub is sure to have what you’re looking for.

Room 104

At both their Toronto and Ottawa locations, Room 104 has an impressive shots menu that will have you slinging drinks and whacking back punny cocktails in no time at all! The venue’s extensive beer and bar menu has an array of beers to suit all tastes, and they even offer a number of burgers and pizza dishes.


If bowling is your thing, you’ll find no shortage of lanes at the Ballroom. It’s the perfect spot to get into the sport, and they even offer a selection of free-of-charge billiards.


If there’s one bar in Toronto that oozes fun, it’s Bangarang. This ‘fun zone’ has a range of sjoelen and bean bag toss games to keep you entertained, as well as punny drinks that are sure to get the blood pumping!