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Freddi

Closes in 12 min: 12:00 - 00:00
Open today: 12:00 - 00:00
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Quirky and distinctive location for nerd & geek culture

First of all, I am a big video game and arcade game fan, love playing fighting games and RPG's. I... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
toannguyenaustralia
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Brisbane, Australia
Fun experience

At the sign it advertises at a museum, but I wouldnt call it that. Its a tiny but very fun arcade... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Ronja S
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25 Jul 2018
“Quirky and distinctive location for nerd & geek culture”
3 Jun 2018
“Total crap!”
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Freddi is a retro arcade in the center of Reykjavík. We have four pinball machines, both Donkey Kong and Donkey Kong Jr, Ms. Pac-Man, a multi-box with over 2000 games and more. Come reunite with old friends like Mario and Sonic, or make new ones at...more
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Ingolfsstraeti 2, Reykjavik 101, Iceland
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

First of all, I am a big video game and arcade game fan, love playing fighting games and RPG's. I grew up in the late 80's and 90's, and this place brings back a lot of memories for me. It is an ok place, nice...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank toannguyenaustralia
Reviewed 3 June 2018

A lame selection of badly maintained arcade games and consoles. Seemed to be mostly pacman. Pinballs were all broken and the still charged a full price. The toys they are selling are shockingly expensive and this is in no way a museum. Aviod!

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank JohnnyH2064
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

At the sign it advertises at a museum, but I wouldnt call it that. Its a tiny but very fun arcade. We had a great time!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Ronja S
Reviewed 7 April 2018

An absolute scam. 10 USD buys you access to an n64 on a 15inch CRT tv as well as 5 or 6 retro arcades including a pinball. There are a handful of vintage gaming posters and figures on display. It is the size of a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank nickpernot
Reviewed 7 April 2018

They apparently changed locations at some point in the past. They used to be in a two story house, and are now in a renovated public bathroom (the punk museum is on the opposite side of the street). It was $10 USD and held around...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I like arcade games and i do like the initiative of freddi. However i dont like the dat that half of the machines are not working proparly

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank joeryd2017
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

This arcade has two levels. One is console games, the other arcade-style and pinball. We didn't try the console level, as, at least when we were there, you had to pay separately for each. The price when we were there was 1,000 Kr ($10) for...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Such a simple but original idea attracting even people like me.. and I have never been much of a videogame player. We paid a certain amount (that I don´t remember now but it wasn´t that expensive) and we could play for 20 mins. You can...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank reignofoptimism
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Me and my buddy are big time gamers and if you like videogames (especially old ones), you have to visit Freddi. For just 1000 krona you can play old Arcades, PS4, Gamecube, N64 and Sega Megadrive.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Max Z
Reviewed 15 March 2017

A great novel way to spend time in Reykjavik, took me back to my child hood, space invaders was my favourite and the pinball machines were fantastic Well worth a visit!

Date of experience: March 2017
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