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Pinballz Arcade

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
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Fun arcade

I love coming here with my husband. Bring some beer or wine, play some pinball, it s a great date... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Nostalgic - took me back to my teenage years

I haven’t been to an arcade in many years so when our adult kids suggested we go here I really had... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
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The Original Pinballz Arcade in Austin is the birthplace of Pinballz. Opened in 2010 after the owner's personal collection started to get out of hand, the Burnet location has quenched Austin's thirst for pinball machines and classic arcades. Since...more
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8940 Research Blvd, Austin, TX 78758-6035
+1 512-420-8458
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love coming here with my husband. Bring some beer or wine, play some pinball, it s a great date night. They have a restaurant that’s pretty good, and the staff is always great and friendly.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank trinatieman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The arcade itself is fun and has a variety of games and pinball machines. There is a mobile escape room now that's in the parking lot which is garbage. There were multiple malfunctions that set us back on time and some of the clues were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank meganfox1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I haven’t been to an arcade in many years so when our adult kids suggested we go here I really had no specific expectations. Shortly after arrival and seeing all of the pinball and video games we played as teenagers in the 70’s things became...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank ToughCritic2012
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

I took my two younger over the weekend and it was great so many different games and pinball machine. And the food has gotten so much better. Cortney is the name of the new Chef they have. They should raise his pay his food is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DJ G
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Went here during a day trip to Austin with my daughters ages 16, 13, & 9. They had a great time playing games & winning tickets for prizes. Great fun for the entire family, we'll definitely be back.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Adrienne R
Reviewed 4 September 2018

This arcade if fun for children and adults. They have a large selection of games for younger kids but also have a wide variety of vintage pinball games as well as stand up arcade games.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nomad797332
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Played alot of Pac man, Centipedes and pinball games. Takes us back to the fun we had in HS and college.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ElJa2012
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Love this place! Credit card facilities, WiFi, restrooms, parking. Tons of pinball machines, but other games also. Good for families and kids. A restaurant and bar inside. Gift shop and token exchange shop. The selection could use some work but as far as pinball arcades...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 365giannad
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

This place was so dirty. The bathrooms were disgusting and the staff was not helpful at all. Some of the games we tried to play ate our money.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Uriah W
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

There were some really cool arcades and old Pinball machines. Which were all in great condition. I liked how the kids games were separated from the nostalgic games. If you don't have cash you load a card with your credit card and then use that...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Tosha B
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