If you don’t know Sir Austin was a junior league 9-ball champ, which probably explains his passion for being the best pool table moving company in Austin! Let’s just say Sir’s a fan of pool and leave it there. He wanted you to be privileged to this insider information and he’s put together a list of the Best pool halls in Austin so you too can be an insider. From the pro hangouts to the pool novice, this list is the best pool halls that Austin has to offer.
The Warehouse Pool Table Bar is one of Austin’s oldest pool halls, opening its doors in 1984. In the course of the last 31 years The Warehouse has become an Austin landmark for shooting pool. The coolest thing about the location is that it’s still owned by the original owner! If that’s not keeping Austin weird I don’t know what is! Around 2015 the owners decided The Warehouse needed a facelift and completely redesigned the location. They decided that the place needed more than just pool tables and add big screen televisions for sports fans, tons of new games and a completely different looking location. The change was dramatic and has placed the Warehouse Pool Table Bar as the premier spot to play pool in Austin. The entire club takes up a sprawling 11,000 square feet and is now also claims the mantle of largest pool hall in Austin as well. Stop by the Warehouse to shoot some pool, step up to the Karaoke mic or just enjoy the latest Texas game!
If you’re looking for a pool hall that you can drink beer at happy hour prices, play a little shuffleboard, foosball or even pinball and darts then Buffalo Billards is the place for you. Buffalo Billards is a genuine piece of Austin history for both the novice and expert pool players alike. The proof that Buffalo’s is the epitome of everything Austin the original owners decided to make a statement by placing the location across from the legendary Driskill hotel. The building they are in was built by the Ziller Family in 1861 and is one of the oldest buildings in Austin. Although the building is known as Austin’s first boarding house, the location was actually rumored to front a brothel. Today Buffalo Billiards is known as a place to ‘get your game on!’. So whether you’re looking to just kick back a few in an awesome Austin atmosphere, or you’re looking for a serious game of pool with the best then you can find both at one of Austin’s best pool halls!
Although most of the best pool halls are located downtown, Shooters Billards and Pool is located in the growing Cedar Park area. The location offers one of the most upscale pool playing experiences in all of Austin. Shooters is known for having some of the highest quality pool tables in all of Austin. But the fun doesn’t stop there, Shooters also has shuffleboard, a pletora of arcade games and great drink specials. Shooters is also the official Green Bay Packers viewing room for the entire city of Austin. Once you step into the lobby you’ll be greeted with the abundance of big screen plasma TV’s, the expansive bar and endless supply of arcade games you can play. But don’t let that distract you, you’ve got a pool game to work on!
If there is one word that can describe Slick Willies Pool Hall its quality. From the minute you step in the door you can tell you aren’t dealing with some back alley pool hall. From the well-trained and attentive waitstaff to the super clean bathrooms you’ll be entranced by everything that Slick Willies has to offer. However they don’t just have pool, they have foosball, darts and video games as well so when you’re finished shooting pool then the fun has just begun. So if you’re looking for a clean place to take a date then take her to Slick Willies and you won’t be disappointed!
For a unique spot to enjoy drinks and games that is truly local, look no further than The 04 Lounge. We are a little neighborhood dive bar on South Congress where you can kick back and enjoy some cold drinks with friends. The 04 Lounge offers an impressive selection of beer and cocktails, all at great prices.