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Video Game Bar Space Station

2-13-3 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka Prefecture
+81 80-4151-6336
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Awesome bar!

My friends and I dropped by this bar on an early Monday evening and ended up spending more than an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gstro10
via mobile
Great bar

Enjoyed a couple of hours in this bar one night. It was great playing some of the old Sega games... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Global_Traveller_a-z
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Space Station is temporarily closed until August while the bar undergoes restructuring. Apologies for the inconvenience, especially to those who made the bar part of their travel plans.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“mario kart” (26 reviews)
“retro games” (15 reviews)
“play games” (11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 19:00 - 02:00
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2-13-3 Nishishinsaibashi, Chuo-ku, Osaka 542-0086, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 80-4151-6336
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"themed cocktails"
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"great game"
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"awesome bar"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I dropped by this bar on an early Monday evening and ended up spending more than an hour playing video games, chatting with the friendly bartender, enjoying several drinks, and having a great time! We walked in to an empty bar and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a couple of hours in this bar one night. It was great playing some of the old Sega games. Also the bar owner was also really helpful and friendly - I think he was American. No cover charge which is a bonus for a...More

Thank Global_Traveller_a-z
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Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Had a great night here with my partner! It's foreign friendly, drinks are reasonable price, the look of the place is amazing and of course all the cool retro games you can play. It's a little bit small inside but that's Japan! The owner /...More

Thank Natasha C
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Firstly, the attention to atmosphere here is fantastic. From the retro hardware and toys to the game-inspired paintings and other fun touches (love the blue and orange Portal mirrors), this place oozes style. Considering that all the games are free to play with no time...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I have to say this place was a bit of a let-down for me. There is a good variety of games both retro and new but that's truly the only appeal. Everything was sticky and it smelled like someone's dank basement. Their mixed drinks are...More

1  Thank Ginger G
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Amazing Gaming bar! There’s lots of drink variety (the cocktails are all amazing!) The hosts are very knowledgable about games and it was a really friendly atmosphere!

Thank Lisa W
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

What a great idea and executed to perfection. The guy there knew so much about games and it was really fun to fire up the games I played as a kid, and even many games that I heard about but never got the chance to...More

Thank Daniel C
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Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Although im not a ‘gamer’ it was fun to come here and play some games from my childhood :) frogger, crash bandicoot, donkey kong, mario cart, pacman. Heaps of game systems even though it is a small space. Staff know their stuff and are more...More

Thank EmilieOmeara
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We went to the Space Station video game bar on our last night in Osaka, longing for some English conversation and abit of gaming. When we arrived we were greeted warmly and ordered a gin and tonic and a dr something... both were nice. We...More

Thank Daniel T
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Very unique bar, it really features every game you can thing of! The guy behind the bar is a gaming pro and adds to the experience! You can really go down memory lane and play every time since video games were invented!

Thank Zee337
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Hannah W
21 November 2017|
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Yep. No problem.
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dirklovestoeat
26 October 2017|
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Response from Matt_Bloch | Property representative |
Perhaps a bar called "Clan"
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Stanley C
21 April 2017|
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We open at 7pm. Kids are allowed. We don't serve any food but you can bring in food from outside.
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