The Classic Arcade Bar In Austin That Will Take You Back To Your Childhood

If you were a kid in the 1970s, 80s, or early 90s, you probably remember blowing all of your allowance at the local arcade. You could spend an entire afternoon in the dimly-lit attraction, surrounded by the blinking lights and beeping noises of classic games like PacMan and Donkey Kong. You still can! Visit this arcade bar in Austin to step right back into your childhood.

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For more information, visit the Recess Arcade Bar’s website, and follow the bar on its Facebook page. What was your favorite arcade game from your childhood?

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Address: 222 E. 6th St., Austin, TX 78701