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The Flamingo

17 Marine Terrace, Margate CT9 1XJ, England
+44 1843 296160
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Avoid at all costs

The ticket muncher malfunctioned after we had put in 100 plus tickets, staff came and looked, put... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Leicester, United Kingdom

Very abusive staff. The change machine wouldn't work and got angry when I asked for them to refund... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
Richard C
via mobile
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  • Very good21%
  • Average26%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible32%
5 days ago
“Avoid at all costs”
13 May 2017
17 Marine Terrace, Margate CT9 1XJ, England
+44 1843 296160
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The ticket muncher malfunctioned after we had put in 100 plus tickets, staff came and looked, put the machine back together and the read out said 23. Staff refused to believe that 23 was simply wrong and siad it was impossible that we had put...More

Thank crushertim
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Very abusive staff. The change machine wouldn't work and got angry when I asked for them to refund my money. He got money out of the machine and put it in the closest 2p machine. I will never take my children there again.

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 5 May 2017

John Donald manager of the flamingo really disappointed my children. They won 100+40 tickets in the 'who wants to be a millionaire' machine (so we didn't count them as it tells you how many you have won) but it turns out it only gave them...More

1  Thank Sarah B B
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We traipsed along to The Flamingo as Dreamland was closed, and we were not disappointed! We all (two adults, 13yr, 6yr) spent a fab hour dropping 2ps into the slot machines. And for once, kids actually won something! Two decent sized cuddly toys and over...More

Thank Kellois
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Love this arcade take my daughter here regularly she wins teddys from the grab machines quite a lot. Most of the arcades you never win them. Lots to do fruit machines, dance machines, games plus lots more.

Thank Chloe H
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Used to love visiting here on our way through to Broadstairs! Went here today with our children after being on the beach. Played a few games before my youngest son took a liking to a teddy in the 2p machines. We changed up £5 to...More

4  Thank Icecharm
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Good arcade but I was disappointed that the little toys that used to be in the 2p machine are gradually being replaced by packs of tickets. I can see why the arcade might do this but it rather spoils the fun. Not the most modern...More

1  Thank Valfirespirit
Reviewed 31 October 2015

Dad dropped my three children 11/9/3 myself off tonight at the Flamingo whilst he went on to a quick visit to his sister in Garlinge return collection half an hour - kids spent £1 + each - moneys spent awaiting Dads return was informed by...More

Thank James H
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

The kids loved shoving their 2ps into the machines here. A cheap way of having some fun when the weather's not so kind - which happens quite frequently...

1  Thank chilledpenguin
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

A busy little arcade room with loads of mothers obsessed on collecting hundreds of tickets to exchange for average presents for their screaming kids. They seemed to think they were in Vegas! Had a good laugh at all of this though!

1  Thank Michael E
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