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IT'S Wintertime !

Birthday Party with fourth grade youngsters at the shore in the winter can be tough, but this one... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Foxpaw51
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Tuckahoe, New Jersey
Our go-to Arcade in the Wildwood

Whenever we go to the WIldwoods this is the arcade we spend the most time and money in. They have a... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
BTGFDU2016
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Lodi, New Jersey
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All reviews crane games claw machines great arcade video poker win prizes fun playing year round all ages every hour wildwood boardwalk my kids love large arcade a lot of fun whole family rainy day great selection off season
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Birthday Party with fourth grade youngsters at the shore in the winter can be tough, but this one was a gas. daytime on the boardwalk, an arcade full of happy people of all ages.! Even some some co workers from our work years. The owner...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Foxpaw51
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Whenever we go to the WIldwoods this is the arcade we spend the most time and money in. They have a great selection of games at reasonable prices. The ticket machines often pay out pretty well and you can get good quality prizes for not...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BTGFDU2016
Reviewed 9 September 2018

This was a pleasant surprise for an indoor rainy day activity. Like so many of the arcades lately it has been taken over by claw games (the equivalent of jackpot machines in the casino) but there were enough video games and other assortment varieties for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank eceaser45
Reviewed 4 September 2018

We went to the gateway 26 for the first time in years, I have to say that the prizes are so much nice then Ed's. I have to say we will be back during the winter for some weekend fun

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ShadySideJoe
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Best arcade on the boardwalk with tons of merch and prizes given away all year it has the best return on your dollar iv been saving for years the friendly staff and the wildlife atmosphere makes this place the biggest and the best in wildwood

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 19 August 2018

we come here every year with the grandkids. both them & the adults have a lot of fun.so much to see and do.the place is clean and friendly.the prizes are quality prizes.there not cheap crap.the prizes range from toys to computers,tv,etc. great fun for the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mark H
Reviewed 19 August 2018

open year round, your winning tokens carry over never expire this is a great gameroom for parents and kids soeting for everyone

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Desiree50
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We stop at Gateway 26 a few nights each time we are in Wildwood. With the usual arcade games and the slot machines and poker games it’s fun for kid and adults. They upgraded to a card for a lot of games which is nice...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

You win tickets for games like video poker, skeet ball etc. In order to get a good prize you will most likely spend 1000 times the value, but you will have fun playing the addictive games.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank phillymike25
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

There is a game for everyone! Pleasant staff! Highly recommend a visit. My friends loved the prize selection

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank belle12212018
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Diane K
22 August 2018|
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Response from phillymike25 | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge. It’s just a arcade that has video poker machines and “retro” arcade games. They have video poker tournaments twice a day. You win tickets that you can then get prizes with. It’s probably the biggest... More
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Carmen G
13 August 2018|
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Response from mispetey | Reviewed this property |
You can redeem the Groupon or any other redemption at the counter where the cashier is. The back wall is where the redemption counter is.
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magic741
14 August 2017|
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Response from HowlnBubba | Reviewed this property |
They can answer this better than I, but I would guess it's because of daily customer traffic and because, to them, it's the end of the season. Also, all the Boardwalk businesses are motivated to maximize profits. Hiring an... More
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