Well it’s totally different…..having a couple of minutes to spare whereas ready for a bus we dropped into Palace Arcade bar – the place as soon as was my favorite wine bar/Macedonian restaurant, the Court Wine Bar, and extra lately Dominion League.
Now the place is lined with retro online game machines – each upstairs and down – with a couple of excessive tables and stools concerning the place for many who need to simply partake of a drink or snack from the bar. The smallish wine listing has some nifty inclusions – we tried the Tomfoolery rosé, all the time a great drop, and Blind Corner additionally makes its mark with each the Rouge and the Blanc.
Food is restricted to pizza – entire or by the slice – wings, and poppers – one thing I assume you possibly can eat with one hand whereas toggling away with the opposite.
The video games I perceive are performed with a preloaded card somewhat than money – and at much less busy occasions might even be free to play.
I do miss the fabulous Macedonian meals that was as soon as turned out of Mrs Andonovski’s kitchen – the bean soup, Graf, lives lengthy in my reminiscence – however issues change and I assume the most recent incarnation might discover its area of interest – not with me in fact, being the one individual on earth who has by no means performed a video arcade recreation and know nothing about them or their points of interest – I did see Frogger in a single nook, however I solely find out about that by way of the Seinfeld episode. (Can you beat George’s rating of 860,630?)
Still a Timezone of types for grown-ups – properly you will get a drink there a minimum of. If you’re into these things then get alongside, I’ll persist with the wine.