We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dave & Buster's

234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
+1 646-495-2015
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent20%
  • Very good26%
  • Average31%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
5 Mar 2018
3 Feb 2018
“Good fun, long wait”
Open Now
American, Bar
$$ - $$$
234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (226)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Food was very good and reasonably priced lots of fun games with some of best prizes I have seen in an arcade

Thank Nick A
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Have always wanted to go to a Dave and Busters so why not on our vacation. It was a lot of fun and other than the drinks, it wasn’t badly priced. They need some more air hockey tables and some of the games needed serviced...More

Thank BradleyRi
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

We visited on a late Saturday afternoon and the place was extremely busy which is to be expected. We had food and then played the games. Husband had the golden fingers which he said tasted "only just cooked" as in the chicken wasn't cooked as...More

Thank JenBax86
Reviewed February 3, 2018

Because my 5 year old daughter insisted i took her to this popular establishment because not only did it offer games it also offers food and drinks. After playing some games to celebrate her birthday we dined in their restaurant. The wait wasn't long but...More

Thank Suzelyn
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

This place was average at best, needs a remodel and deep cleaning. Staff was super but drinks and food lacked the desired taste.

Thank Yeadaddy61
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

Looks great. The girls at the door weren’t interested as they were busy talking about what happened last night. We were seated in the coldest corner of the place. I had to put my gloves back on. I ordered Buffalo Wings which after a 40...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed December 13, 2017

We went here for dinner with our kids. Ordered Nachos which is the only thing we should have ordered. Everything else was awful. My burger was something out of a school cafeteria. My wife and kids ordered the chicken tenders which were average. Will not...More

Thank gthomas108
Reviewed December 6, 2017 via mobile

did not refill our waters right away did not take deposit off check right awau said we did not live up to our conyract spending we did

Thank Rob D
Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

The service was fast, the staff was very friendly and the food was really delicious. I had the BBQ Burger and a pint of Bud Light for 19$. I did not try the arcade. I'd definetly recommend it despite the negative the fact that many...More

Thank AndreiProcaru
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

If you are thinking of going to Dave and busters in Times Square. DO NOT. Just go to literally any other arcade bar and you will be doing yourself a favor. I guess they get lucky that a lot of tourists don't want to venture...More

2  Thank NursesNotes
This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
Nearby HotelsSee all 478 hotels in New York City
Hilton Times Square
7,376 reviews
.06 km away
Hotel Carter
4,297 reviews
.07 km away
The Westin New York at Times Square
3,082 reviews
.08 km away
Hampton Inn Manhattan / Times Square Central
2,202 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Five Guys
1,184 reviews
.06 km away
351 reviews
.04 km away
Cold Stone Creamery
160 reviews
.01 km away
Wolfgang's Steakhouse
819 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lyric Theatre
118 reviews
.10 km away
Body World
146 reviews
.13 km away
Madame Tussauds New York
7,137 reviews
.04 km away
Ripley's Believe It or Not! Times Square
1,054 reviews
.04 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Dave & Buster's staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 W 42nd St, New York City, NY 10036-7215
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 646-495-2015
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing