Best of Philly

Best Old-School Fun

2016 BEST Arcade

Pinball Gallery

Here, you pay an hourly rate for dozens of machines, including some very cool vintage specimens from the ’60s and ’70s.

81 Lancaster Avenue (edited), Malvern, PA | 484-693-0693 | Website


2013 BEST Old-School Fun

Palace Roller Skating

11586 Roosevelt Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA

From fall through spring, a mere nine bucks will get you a lesson, skate rental and two hours of open skating, so you can pretend its 1979 while burning hundreds of calories. Check out the su-mmer family sessions currently offered on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. And if you dont have children in fact, if you… Read more »

2011 BEST Old-School Fun

Shuffleboard at the Ivy Inn

37 Brookline Boulevard, Havertown, PA

Yeah, we know what you’re thinking: Philly Mag’s endorsing shuffleboard?! But hey, it’s harder than it looks. And you meet some of the nicest neighborhood people playing it. Get in a game at Ivy Inn, where the best players including the state champ hang out. Read more »