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Document and Entity Information (USD $)
12 Months Ended
Feb. 03, 2013
Apr. 10, 2013
Jul. 29, 2012
Document Information [Line Items]      
Document Type 10-K    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Period End Date Feb. 03, 2013    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2012    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Entity Registrant Name DAVE & BUSTERS INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0000943823    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --02-03    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   100  
Entity Public Float     $ 0