Looking for some indoor places to take the kids for a fun time? If you’ve got kids who love video games, you could check out a local arcade! Here’s some ideas on where to go.


image from Pinballz Arcade Facebook page


Family-Friendly Arcades in Austin:

  • Chuck E. Cheese
    Various locations in Austin. Visit website for location nearest you.
  • GattiLand
    1112 North IH-35, Round Rock, TX 78681
  • Pinballz Arcade
    Original – 8940 Research Blvd., Suite 100 Austin, TX 78758
    Lake Creek – 13729 Research Blvd., Austin, TX 78750
    Kingdom – 15201 S IH 35, Buda, TX 78610
  • Pinthouse Pizza
    4729 Burnet Rd, Austin, TX 78756
    *It is certainly more of a pizza and beer spot, but they do have a corner of old school games to keep the kids entertained.
  • Ski Shores
    2905 Pearce Rd, Austin, TX 78730
    Part cafe, part lake hangout, Ski Shores also has a really fun little game room.

–> One more idea: While we cannot be sure that every single bowling alley in the area has arcade games, it’s safe to bet that most do.

Can you think of any location to add to this list? Please let us know in the comments below!