Start exercising your fingers, Melbourne just welcomed its first ever dedicated pinball and whiskey bar and it’s flippin’ good.
For days when you want to feel like a kid again and make a shiny ball bounce around in a box that flashes with lights and makes outrageous sounds, head to Pinball Paradise – Australia’s first dedicated pinball and whiskey bar. Accessed through a secret entrance on the ground-floor bar of Island Somewhere, it’s the kind of place pinball lovers and nostalgia-ridden adults dream of.
There is themed machines that’ll make pop culture aficionados weak at the knees, including Game of Thrones, Dracula, Ghostbusters, Back to the Future, Terminator 2, Popeye, Jurassic Park along with many more. All of which will give your fingers a surefire workout as you give the buttons and flippers a run for their money.
There is food to keep your energy levels up, but it’s the drinks, specifically the whiskey you want to come here for with Japanese varieties celebrated.
1st Floor, 213 Franklin St, Melbourne CBD
Wed-Fri-4pm-1am, Sat 4m-1am
For more information head over to the Facebook page here.