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Nostalgic and pleasant experience

The owner is very gentle, decoration is nostalgic, drinks are awesome and you have the opportunity... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
José Félix L
via mobile
Great evening with locals :)

The owner is super nice and so are the locals. I took My Love here for his birthday and we found... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
Dawn M
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“magic begins”(2 reviews)
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3-11-1 Shinjuku | Takasu Bldg 2F, Shinjuku 160-0022, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-3354-2139
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

The owner is very gentle, decoration is nostalgic, drinks are awesome and you have the opportunity to play or watch people play nearly all Mario games, from the first ones to the most recent. For the ones that had played Mario during the old childhood...More

Thank José Félix L
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The owner is super nice and so are the locals. I took My Love here for his birthday and we found this hole in the wall. Super fun. Great drinks and atmosphere. There's a lot of nostalgic video game stuff to look at. Plus you...More

Thank Dawn M
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Coasy little super Mario bar with gaming decour. There's a small entry fee but you get unlimited gaming for it. Mostly Mario classics along m-cart, smash, street fighter etc. They have mario themed drinks wich were kinda nice. The staff is friendly and speak good...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Ask to borrow hats, find some controllers, order some drinks, and make some friends or enemies as you choose from any of the old Nintendo classics, but Mario kart 64 comes with my recommendation.

Thank Erik B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Finding this place is a little tricky - until you come across the bright red star outside! Walking up the narrow staircase to the door with the signature star on...push it open and that's where the magic begins! This amazing place consists of bar seating...More

Thank JourneysWanderlust
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A cool (but small) bar in Tokyo. This is a must see for Nintendo/Super Mario fans. There is a small cover charge (a few pounds) to take a seat, but well worth it. The lights are Super Mario Pipes with Piranha plants coming out. The...More

Thank johnfarp
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This place is a must if you love the classics and a fun night. You get to play all the classic games and everyone passes the game around. Very fun. Went two nights in a row. The owner is super nice. Good drinks. Nice atmosphere...More

Thank Dawn A
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

It's hard to locate this place so I attached a photos from the street. Once you go inside the magic begins. Really small and cozy bar with every aspect for 8-bit games. You can play a vintage games, drink a cocktail and really enjoy yourself....More

Thank Oded T
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Hard to spot but is on the upper level with a lit up sign saying 'open' in the window. Well worth the visit!! When we arrived we were welcomed and invited to play super Mario kart 64 with wii controllers and projected up onto a...More

Thank Tess H
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Awesome place for house mario-themed cocktails and retro gaming. They have great mario collectibles and decor, and multiple TVs set up with a nintendo Wii U connected and access to tons of virtual console retro games, such as punch out!, smash bros, mario kart, etc....More

Thank mynameisnotbrian
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