Last weekend, I returned to my hometown for a class reunion. A year ago, I learned of a new bar/arcade that opened up in the downtown Warehouse District. Unfortunately, I didn’t get the chance to visit it before moving out of state. That changed last weekend as I had a bit of free time Saturday and decided to head downtown to the 8 Bit Beercade, located at the corner of Water Street and State Street in beautiful downtown Peoria, IL.
I’ve been to bar/arcade joints in Denver, Colorado and Des Moines, Iowa so I was excited to see how the one located in my hometown stacked up. Fortunately, my phone was fully charged this time so I was able to get a few pictures. I think there was only one wall of games that I didn’t get a picture of and I forgot to take a picture of the bar and outdoor patio. Speaking of the bar, the 8 Bit Beercade has a huge selection of craft beers...Read More