7 George Street, Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 3BH

0115 786 7726

Welcome to [ALT]

Located just around the corner from Lloyds Number 1, [ALT] Video Gaming Lounge provides high-spec PCs, modern consoles, games and retro consoles. [ALT] is dedicated to creating a lasting entertainment experience whether it be video games, board games, card games, virtual reality or racing simulators. There's something for the gamer in all of us.

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Eat | Drink | Play

Our delicious home cooked food is guaranteed to satisfy your appetite, and our unique drinks will leave you thirsty for more. While you enjoy your food and drink, why not face your friends at some of the most popular games available today? Book time online with your favourite system to avoid disappointment.

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VR at [ALT]

Enter Your Imagination

Experience virtual reality gaming with the brand new HTC Vive, starting at just £3 for 15 minutes. Choose from our varied selection of immersive games, strap on the headset and prepare to enter a world where anything is possible.

Food and Drink

Our rich and varied menu is made up of delicious home-cooked food and unique beverages made to order. We can serve up hot and cold drinks, bottled beers, ciders and spirits, but our dedicated staff are also fully trained in preparing a range of videogame-themed cocktails and heavenly milkshakes. If you're feeling hungry, why not treat yourself to our sizzling skewers, American-style burgers or homemade pizzas? Choose from our varied selection of side orders to complete your order and fuel up ready for your next game.

Our Menu Includes

Freak Shakes

Get freaky with our mouth-watering milkshakes infused with delicious desserts.


Fancy a Gintendo 64 or a Limesplitters? Look out for our happy hours and 2-4-1 deals.


Stack your burger with a wide selection of toppings. Choose from our meat and vegetarian options.


Looking for a quick bite? Try some onions rings or our cheese and bacon topped 'Dirty Fries'.


We're passionate about eSports and competitive gaming; we host our own leagues and stream international tournaments from around the globe. Grab a drink and watch the pros in action live in our comfortable lounge.


Enjoy our community spirit with regular events and competitions, guaranteed to bring out your competitive side.

Go head to head on gaming trivia.

Balls n' Cars. Nuff Said.

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Become a Member

Sign up for membership to enjoy attractive deals and exclusive perks. Be the envy of all the [ALT] gamers.

Perks include

  • Discounts on food, drink and gaming
  • VIP access to special events
  • Free meal and drink on your birthday
  • Four hours of complimentary PC gaming a month
  • Complimentary time on the HTC Vive


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