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Tamba Gaming Arcade

La Rue de l'Etau, The Waterfront Centre, St Helier JE2 3WF
+44 1534 761233
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Fun for Kids and adults alike!

This place is what we have in the states as "Dave & Busters or the Fun Zone". Lots of arcade games... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
Tribe1022
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New York
Great Fun

Took my partner and we’re both ‘older’ teenagers and had a load of fun playing on all the machines... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
aband0ned
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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Tamba Gaming Arcade is Jersey's premier arcade With over 50 top of the range games Stars Wars, Sega Rally, Super Bikes to name a few! Shooting games, car games, bike games, zombie games, skill games and prizes to be won, there's something for all ages and expectations.
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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La Rue de l'Etau, The Waterfront Centre, St Helier JE2 3WF
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+44 1534 761233
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

This place is what we have in the states as "Dave & Busters or the Fun Zone". Lots of arcade games, the biggest Pac Mac game it worth seeing and they also have a walking Dead game that is worth playing. Worth a stop on...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Took my partner and we’re both ‘older’ teenagers and had a load of fun playing on all the machines. We stayed for around 2 hours and although the machines are pricey it’s definitely worth it, all arcades are like this! Worth a visit no matter...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

It is what you expect from an arcade, full of flashing lights, noisy machines all designed to tempt you into spending coins. Nothing wrong with that and we enjoyed our time there. The machines are in good condition and there were ones we hadn’t see...More

Thank Jon F
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

My son loves arcades and we had fun here, there are quite a few machines to play on. However most games cost £1 to play on so we couldn't stay too long due to cost. If they had some 2p slot machines we'd have stayed...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We came here twice on our holiday and managed to spend a good time here as it is a lot of fun, it's just a shame that each machine costs £1 as you get through your money extremely quickly! You earn tickets from playing the...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

I love going to the arcade however last time I was there I noticed that it wasn't as great I just put it down to the fact that I'd been so many times before and was getting bored of it. However took my young cousin...More

Thank bean9617
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Management response:Responded 11 August 2017

Thank you for your feedback, we take it very seriously. We are very sorry you have had a bad experience during your last visit to Tamba Arcade. We always try to stock a variety of prizes including most popular gadgets on the market. Lava lamps...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Each game/machine costs £1 to play, some of the machines offer tickets which can be exchanged for prizes. Left with lots of teddies :)

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Management response:Responded 11 August 2017

Well done :) and thank you for your feedback!

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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

This was a great little place to go on an wet afternoon. My son enjoyed collecting up the tokens and then choosing a prize!lots of machines to use and can always get plenty of change!the only negative was felt the music was a little on...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We are really lucky to have this arcade. There is loads to do and it's really fun and nice and clean.

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Management response:Responded 11 August 2017

We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience, thank you for your feedback.

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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Have to say that gaming arcades are my idea of a personal hell, but the family wanted to go so I had no choice. As arcades go it was actually pretty good - too loud/dark/flashy lights for me but a good choice of games and...More

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