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 Other Pub & Bar Games

 Throughout their long history, establishments known as pubs, bars, & inns have provided not only alcoholic beverages, but also a wide variety of games & amusements to occupy their customer's time.

Here are some of the games & amusements that have been associated with drinking establishments through the ages. Most of these games are played indoors, a few are played outdoors in a courtyard or other open area.

CLASSIC GAMES
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Backgammon

Bocci & Bowles

Carom Billiards

Carrom

Cribbage

Card Games

Checkers

Chess

Dice Games

Darts

Dominoes

Ludo

Nine Men's Morris

Parchesi

Pocket Pool

Puzzles (metal or wood)

Shuffleboard

Skittles

Solitaire

Shut the Box

Shove Ha'Penny

Put & Take
Played with Dice or Spin Top

Quoits

Bimini Ring
A ring hanging from the ceiling by a rope is swung to catch a hook on the wall.

Horseshoes

Mancala
Awari, Pits & Pots, African Stone Game

 

 

MODERN GAMES
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PHYSICAL SKILL

Foosball
Table Tennis (Ping Pong)
Indoor Shooting games
Washer Toss
Foosball
Air Hockey

 

ELECTRONIC GAMES
Pinball
Darts (Soft-Tip)
Video Games (100's of them!)
Slot Machines
9-liners

 

CARNIVAL GAMES
(coin-operated)
Basketball (miniature)
Bowling (miniature)
Whack-a-Mole
Prize Crane
 

 

 

 

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