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Flippers Arcade & Variety Store

6615 Caratoke Hwy, Grandy, NC 27939-9622
+1 252-453-4386
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Best pinball place I’ve been to

Flippers is a blast from the past with over 60 pinball machines. There’s also some classic video... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Jaime C
via mobile
An Awesome Trip Down Memory Lane

Nowadays, most arcades could be better described as ticket casinos with odds that actual casinos... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
MikeBHR
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Norfolk, VA
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6615 Caratoke Hwy, Grandy, NC 27939-9622
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Flippers is a blast from the past with over 60 pinball machines. There’s also some classic video games and ticket games. I haven’t tried the laser tag they have. They have the newest pinball machines in addition to a lot of classics. The staff is...More

Thank Jaime C
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

Nowadays, most arcades could be better described as ticket casinos with odds that actual casinos would salivate over. While Flippers has some of these ridiculous ticket games paying out penny candies, the highlight here is pinball. There were machines of various vintage, from the flashiest...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

What a fun thing to do. My husband and I always used to visit arcades and especially loved to play pinball when we were dating. This was a great way to bring some of those memories back! They had some very interesting new and very...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

They have a lot of old pinball machines and are cheap to play. Went to shoot some pool & is close to home. Good place to have Birthday party's for the kids. They have put in lazier tag for the (adults) kids. New this past...More

Thank Ed H
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

We had a great time with our teens at the Arcade. It was a rainy day so it was a perfect way to spend the day. Most games were in good working condition.

Thank Sherlewarren
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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Husband and I went here to play some pinball and this place is amazing! Has all the best pinball machines and we stayed for 5-6 hrs one day playing and came back the next and played for another couple of hours. Would for sure go...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

This place is great !!! I live in Edenton and sometimes drive out of my way through Grandy to get to the outer banks just to stop at flippers and get my vintage arcade and pinball fix with my fiancée. If you live on the...More

1  Thank cwbeazy
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Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for some classic arcade games, namely pinball, look no further. Flipper's has an over abundance of awesome pinball machines, ranging from vintage games, to new releases. We make it a point to stop through every year on our way home from the...More

1  Thank Dorie H
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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

There are 77 pinball machines at this place! They have almost anything you can imagine, new & old! We're staying in Nags Head but we came up here to check it out. I'm so glad we did! It just looks like a gas station from...More

1  Thank MandyPandy75
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

If you like pinball then this is a must go to arcade. It's also very convenient that you can gas up your vehicle and have a snack as well. The pinball machine line-up is unreal! Big Bang Bar, Monster Bash, Spider-Man LE, X-Men LE, ACDC...More

Thank Cody M
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