Best Game bars in Montreal
As we all know, Montreal has a wide variety of fun activities you can do across the whole city. There’s always something for someone! Today’s article will explore two of Montreal’s retro arcade bars for those looking to change things up and let out their inner gamer!
Here is a list of the best is the top arcade bars to visit in Montreall:
1. North Star Machines À Piastres
Boasting a fantastic location on 3908 St-Laurent boulevard and conveniently across Schwartz’s deli (a personal favourite), North Star has some cool retro decor with exceptional service and a range of unique drinks. As for the games offered, North Star has quite a few classics available.
Their pinball machines are the highlights as they have been maintained and cared for from the ’60s, making them unique commodities and are still as fun as ever. They also have other classic games such as pong, skeeball, and tabletop hockey for those who want to try their hand at other games.
The bar works on a token system that keeps the fun going as the prices are fair and won’t run your bill too high. North Star is an excellent choice for a fun evening option in Montreal, especially if you’re looking to explore the Main!
2. Arcade MTL
Next up, we have Arcade MTL, located at 2031 Saint-Denis, and is in another great part of town with plenty to visit around. The bar has a cool geeky decor with drinks named after your favourite games, which helps to tie in the whole aesthetic. Arcade MTL offers a laid-back, good vibes spot that is best enjoyed as a hangout spot for you and a small group of friends!
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With an 8$ entrance fee comes the benefit of having unlimited access to games instead of paying for them individually, which makes for an endless night of fun!
Whichever one you decide to visit, we promise you a good evening will come out of it. So grab your closest friends and head on over!