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Galloping Ghost

9415 Ogden Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513-1819
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Took me back to Junior High School!

I was hoping to find a barcade near the place I was staying in Chicago, but when I read online... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Scott D
Boonville, Missouri
A good time for all ages

I would say this place would be well suited to all ages but will not tolerate people acting up... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
Kimberly G
via mobile
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“arcade games” (7 reviews)
“entry fee” (3 reviews)
“all ages” (9 reviews)
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9415 Ogden Ave, Brookfield, IL 60513-1819
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

I was hoping to find a barcade near the place I was staying in Chicago, but when I read online about Galloping Ghost, that was even better! Galloping Ghost looks like a place I would like to own! It looks like they acquire and attempt...More

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

I would say this place would be well suited to all ages but will not tolerate people acting up which is nice. You can set records there and find cabinets you never thought you would see again. A pretty fun night with the hubby for...More

Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 10 April 2017

I feel so lucky to have this place near me. 550 games that are available to play for the entry fee of, as of this writing, $20. Once you pay you can play all day. The games switch out here and there so there is...More

Thank Geoff G
Reviewed 5 April 2017

If you love retro games, come here! Over 500 to choose from! It does get incredibly crowded though, so just be prepared to be packed in with other gamers, it's not bad though and highly enjoyable to play all your old favorites like Galaga, Donkey...More

Thank StanDubar
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Our family of four recently visited on a weekday afternoon. I was surprised to see how many games they have packed in there! We paid our entry fee then games didn't require quarters or tokens. We had a great time looking around and trying as...More

Thank Jenny R
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I'm a 45 year old mom who took her 6th grade son here for a bonding outing. At first he wasn't too impressed because the games are all the old school 80's games our generation knew. They are horrible graphics compared to today. And a...More

Thank Piaknows
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Was looking to blow 3hrs before my flight back to Texas at Midway airport. Found this online and decided to walk in not knowing what to expect. Bam! I was transported back to the 80s blowing my allowance and the change I stole from my...More

Thank Jason W
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This place amazes me. $20 cover charge to play and of the 500 vdieo games they have. And as many times as you want. Sign me up! I had not been here in about a year but so looked forward to coming back. A day...More

Thank Batholemew
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

What my title suggests is that if you are considering going to a giant arcade, the small complaints that I and others have won't matter to you...you are of a certain demographic and a few machines that aren't working are not going to deter you....More

1  Thank K8yorr
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If you love old school arcade games, this is your candy store. Galloping Ghost has 500+ old school arcade games that bring back childhood memories. My husband and teenage son, and our friend had a blast there. $15 a person, play as long as you...More

Thank Suesuern
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there tax on the entrance fee??
23 March 2016|
Response from Scott D | Reviewed this property |
No, it is a flat rate.
Is it $15 per person or everyone all together?
12 October 2015|
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Response from Frank S | Reviewed this property |
Each person, young and old, costs $15 for an all day pass. If you leave and come back, you don't have to pay extra.
should I bring my 3 year old
19 May 2015|
Response from Ravage7779 | Reviewed this property |
No. Not a toddler friendly environment.