Kung Fu Saloon

Bar and Arcade
510 Rio Grande St (at 6th St.), Austin, TX 78701, United States
Hours:
Closed until 4:00 PM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 4:00 PM–2:00 AM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 11:00 AM–2:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Menus:
Happy Hour
Drinks:
Beer, Full Bar
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
8.3/10

Based on 339 votes

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    Melissa G.
    "Pickle shot is the greatest thing ever!!!!!!!!!"(21 Tips)
    Connie K.
    "Free skew ball, giant Jenga, friendly staff and old school games."(9 Tips)
    Social N.
    "Nice place to socialize and play a few rounds of skee ball."(15 Tips)
    Cameron H.
    "Pay with TabbedOut and skip the crowds on your way out!"(9 Tips)
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  • pickle shots
  • skee ball
  • Jenga
  • arcade games
  • pacman
  • Street Fighter
  • tabbedout
  • happy hour
  • video games
  • sake bombs
  • beer
  • free arcade games
  • shuffleboard
  • good for a late night
  • mimosas
  • skiing
  • great value
  • outdoor seating
  • classic arcade games
  • cheap drinks
  • Sam G.

    Big Buck Hunter Pro

    Sam Grossberg · 1 week ago
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  • Connie K.

    Free skew ball, giant Jenga, friendly staff and old school games. Great place for AC to enjoy Mariokart, TMNT, Mortal Kombat!

    Connie K · June 14
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  • Kelly 🐘 M.

    Ugh too crowded all the time. I always get beer spilled on me

    Kelly 🐘 Martin · March 17
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  • Maddie

    Douche central

    Maddie · March 8
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  • The Tastes that Make the City

    The skee ball is the best bar game in Austin, which is why it’s on our list of The Tastes That Make the City: Austin. Read more

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  • Colin

    Questionable history when it comes to fair service to all patrons.

    Colin · February 16
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  • Dave C.

    Fun place to hang out, but maybe not the best place to take a date

    Dave Cummings · February 1
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  • Meg F.

    Fun late night spot with lots of game options. Grab a group and play giant connect four or jenga.

    Meg Farmer · December 24, 2014
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  • B W.

    Always crowded. Pickle shots and jenga.

    B W · November 23, 2014
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  • AzyxA

    Street Fighter II

    AzyxA · September 4, 2014
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  • Anthony S.

    Go in and call Troy a huevohead. He loves that!

    Anthony Sanchez Villeda · August 14, 2014
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  • Laura J.

    Pickle Shots! I'm addicted! No hangovers!

    Laura Jordan · August 7, 2014
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  • Meichen

    They let you hit the gong if it's your birthday!

    Meichen · August 7, 2014
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  • Cameron H.

    Dragon berry and lemonade. You have to ask them to make the lemonade. But it's 🔥🔥🔥

    Cameron Hawkins · June 16, 2014
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  • Richard B.

    Great place to celebrate #SundayFunday. Long live the SundayFunday!

    Richard Bellenbaum · June 1, 2014
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  • Kaitlyn C.

    Pickle shots all day

    Kaitlyn Clement · May 30, 2014
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  • Joshua G.

    Drink with Alisha AKA the hot girl at main well. DUH!

    Joshua Garza · April 17, 2014
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  • Bob B.

    One word that maybe could be two words: FIREBALL

    Bob Bowling · March 15, 2014
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  • Rich E.

    Free games!! Great beers on tap.

    Rich Evenhouse · March 12, 2014
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  • Jeff W.

    Games. Games. More games. It's on

    Jeff Willinger · March 9, 2014
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  • James S.

    Buy an extra drink for your wrists. You'll want to ice them after some vigorous Area 51 play.

    James Saint-Clark · March 8, 2014
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  • Dena

    Great beers on tap, free skee ball, and other classic arcade games - so fun and a cool vibe!

    Dena · February 22, 2014
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  • Sal H.

    Pretty packed but still got served fast. 😄

    Sal H · January 26, 2014
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  • Daniel T.

    If you want a cool shot, ask for Fireball and Cider. It is delicious! And play some free skeeball or giant jenga while your there.

    Daniel Tojeira · January 24, 2014
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  • Jasmin R.

    The bartenders are the best

    Jasmin Romero · December 21, 2013
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  • Dan M.

    Named after the owner Simon Kung Fu Saloonerson Sr.

    Dan Mateer · December 15, 2013
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  • Alondra C.

    On Sunday you play for free!!!

    Alondra Chaire · December 9, 2013
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  • Lynn

    Sunday Funday

    Lynn · November 4, 2013
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  • Tim O.

    Wow wow and more wow! Hotties galore. Pickle shots sick off the hook deal breakers if you want to not ever think of pickle juice the same way.

    Tim Osborn · June 17, 2013
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  • Mary F.

    The ginger beer/ale is bullshit. Don't bother.

    Mary Froeba · June 3, 2013
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  • Rodrigo M.

    The pickle shots are amazing!

    Rodrigo Moreno · May 5, 2013
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  • Adam S.

    How many bars do you know that have Skee Ball and Street Fighter II? Game on!...

    Adam Stallman · April 7, 2013
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  • Half Past Now

    Kung Fu defines Sunday Funday with their oversized jenga and connect four, skeeball, free arcade games, and the infamous pickle shots!

    Half Past Now · March 4, 2013
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  • Half Past Now

    Take a pickle shot, we dare you.

    Half Past Now · March 3, 2013
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  • Heather L.

    $1 Mimosas on Sunday til 5pm

    Heather Liu · February 21, 2013
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  • Matt B.

    William Quast, the famous cave crawler, was here.

    Matt Butson · February 7, 2013
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  • Texas Music Water

    With over 14 vintage arcade games ranging from Ms. Pacman to foosball, this bar is definitely a fun time! Don't forget to ask for a pickle shot and some Texas Music Water to re-hydrate! Read more

    Texas Music Water · January 31, 2013
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  • Aaron S.

    This place smells like axe and brand new graphic t-shirts

    Aaron S · January 20, 2013
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  • Raj S.

    Dance on the chairs and play skee ball.

    Raj S. · December 27, 2012
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  • Thien-Y

    Go on a Sunday. And leave blacked out.

    Thien-Y · November 22, 2012
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  • Marc C.

    $2 double mimosas, 2 Shiner Bock & free game play=Sunday Funday. Start early though, the crowds come in around 2.

    Marc Cunningham · November 19, 2012
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  • Hayden S.

    Killer bar for a great night. Super dog friendly. Bring mine in all the time.

    Hayden Smith · November 8, 2012
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  • Richard C.

    Get the root beer shot that's the way to go.

    Richard Clinton · September 28, 2012
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  • Valerie

    Kung fu is def the place to be on a sunday!

    Valerie · September 24, 2012
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  • Srini R.

    Donkey Kong and sakebombs...

    Srini Rajan · August 17, 2012
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  • Red Bull

    Big fan of the 80's? Come to the coolest bar in town to play awesome video arcade games!

    Red Bull · August 2, 2012
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  • Britni B.

    Scott = Best bartender EVER!

    Britni B · July 14, 2012
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  • Social N.

    Nice place to socialize and play a few rounds of skee ball.

    Social News Network · June 24, 2012
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  • Andre M.

    Ask for the "Pickle Shot" its odd I know but it's an amazing taste and unique experience when it comes to taking a shot!

    Andre McKay · June 20, 2012
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  • Martin

    The best place to both get a pickle shot and run into your ex-girlfriend.

    Martin · June 18, 2012
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