Think of this as a Chuck E. Cheese’s birthday party for grown-ups. Whatever you want to call it—restaurant, bar, arcade—Button Mash has created a category all its own in L.A. The food, which comes from once-underground-restaurant Starry Kitchen, is fantastic (including their signature tofu balls), with video game-themed drinks to match. Button Mash has over 100 arcade machines from the ’70s to ’90s, with a rotating lineup of about 50 machines, from Frogger to Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker.
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