About Us


Bring your smallfry, bring your largefry! We’ve got things for young and old from the old and fun! Dodgem cars, carousels, crazy shakes and prizes prizes prizes!

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq is a cocktail bar that gives arcades and tricky ticket games a new life.

Try your luck against our games and you just might land your hands on the coveted collectables that sit at the top of our jackpot.

After you have scored, run yourself ragged around our arcade and activities – dodgems, bowling and more! – the fun never stops at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq.

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Eat & Drink

Rustling up luck is hard work. Dazzler’s Diner extends the excitement into the kitchen with beastly burgers, scrumptious snacks and monster shakes that you’ll be happy to share… or have to yourself.

Oh, and there’s a bountiful bar filled with luscious libations for the adult among us, of course.

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FAQs


Is there an age limit at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

There is no age limit. However, to enjoy our dodgem cars you must be at least 130cm or taller, or ride with someone this height.

Due to liquor licensing if you are in the venue after 8pm you must be over 18 and have a valid ID with you.

Do I need to wear bowling shoes at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Absolutely, bowling just isn't the same without shoes! Our shoes are disinfected but, we do recommend bringing your socks along. Our dodgem cars also require non heeled closed in shoes to be worn.

Can I bring the kids to Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Of course. Under 18s are welcome with adult accompaniment before 8pm. Unfortunately, no under 18s are permitted after 8pm due to liquor licence restrictions. Everyone will need to have valid ID on them after 8pm.

Can I drink alcoholic beverages while I play arcade games at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Of course! Alcoholic beverages are allowed on the games floor. You can also drink at the lanes if you are bowling. 

For thirsty gamers our spacious bar has enough space for our delectable drinks to be enjoyed. 

How do I book at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

To book a party or function get in touch with our awesome events team or book online here. If you want to book bowling you can do that online here.

All other areas of our venue, including our wonderful array of games and attractions as well as dining areas operate on a walk in basis so no booking is required!

How does it all work?

Entry to Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq is absolutely free, so you're able to choose the activities that you'd like to participate in when you get here.

All of our wonderful arcade games, bumper cars, thrill rider and VR activities require a Bank of Archie Brothers card to play - you can pick up one of these when you arrive.

Simply load the card with your desired amount of money and get playing!  Tap on to whichever game or attraction you'd like to play.

If you'd like to bowl, you can book your game here or see our magicians at the front desk.

Do I need ID at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Yes - Anyone who looks under 25 years of age will need a valid form of ID to enter the venue after 8pm.

We accept, International passports, current New Zealand driver licence, Hospitality NZ 18+ Card - (New 18+ Cards are no longer available but existing 18+ Cards continue to be valid ID for 10 years from the date of issue) and Kiwi Access Cards - (This new Hospitality NZ card replaces the 18+ Card and is available for both NZ nationals and foreign visitors).

How much does it cost?

It depends on what you would like to do!

Our Arcade Games cost between $2 - $5.

To see our prices for our other activities check our their pages!

Bowling, Thrillrider,  Bumper Cars and VR.

Can I bring my own food to Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq?

Sorry, we do not allow outside food into our venue.

We have awesome food here that is sure to tickle your fancy. Check some of it out here!

Can I book in if I have a big group of people?

Got a big group? No worries!

You can book your Bowling online for up to 20 people here.

Want to have more of a party? You can book online here or you can speak to our amazing functions team and they can book you in.

Give us a call on 0800 888 386 or send us an enquiry here.

Can I get a refund if I don't use all of the money on my card at Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq card?

The card is yours to keep, so you can use the credit on it next time if you don't use it all in one visit.

Your credit is valid for 12 months from the date of the last time you used it.

Where is Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq in the centre?

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq is located on the 3rd floor corridor, opposite to ANZ, at the car park end (next to the centre bathrooms).

When entering from Broadway, take the express elevator across from Bed Bath and Table on Level 1 up to Level 3 and you'll see us!

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