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Founded in 1982 and headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Dave & Buster's is the owner and operator of venues in North America that combine entertainment and dining and offer customers the opportunity to “Eat Drink Play and Watch,” all in one location. Dave & Buster’s offers a full menu of entrées and appetizers, a complete selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and an extensive assortment of entertainment attractions centered around playing games and watching live sports and other televised events. Dave & Buster's currently has stores in 40 states and Canada.
We became a public company on October 10, 2014. 5,882,353 shares were offered in the IPO.
Our stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Market under the ticker symbol PLAY.
Shares in Dave & Buster's can be purchased through your full-service or discount broker. You cannot purchase them directly from us. The ticker symbol is PLAY.
From September 11, 2018 until February 10, 2020, a quarterly cash dividend was paid. In the first quarter of fiscal 2020, as a result of the impacts to Dave & Buster’s business arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, the Company’s Board of Directors indefinitely suspended dividend payments.
Investor Centre website: Telephone inquiries:
(877) 373-6374 (US, Canada, Puerto Rico)
(781) 575 2879 (non-US)

Written requests:
P.O. Box 43006
Providence, RI 02940-3006

By overnight delivery:
150 Royall St., Suite 101
Canton, MA 02021
You can find financial reports and news releases in the Investor Relations section of this website.
Stores are included in our comparable store base after they have been opened for a full 18 months as of the beginning of each fiscal year.
We operate on a 52-week or 53-week fiscal year ending on the Sunday after the Saturday closest to January 31st.
Dave & Buster's is not franchising in the United States at this time. International franchise inquiries can be submitted to Dave and Buster's at
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