Spare Time Texas to reopen in Pflugerville

In its first phase of reopening, Spare Time Texas will offer bowling, dining and bar options to patrons. (Courtesy Spare Time Texas)
In its first phase of reopening, Spare Time Texas will offer bowling, dining and bar options to patrons. (Courtesy Spare Time Texas)

In its first phase of reopening, Spare Time Texas will offer bowling, dining and bar options to patrons. (Courtesy Spare Time Texas)

Spare Time Texas will reopen its Pflugerville location May 22 for in-person services, following a temporary closure due to the coronavirus, the company announced in a May 19 release. Since late March, Spare Time Texas had been offering curbside pickup and delivery services.

Located at 1724 FM 685, Pflugerville, Spare Time Texas is an entertainment center that features bowling, laser tag, arcade games, a restaurant and a bar.


In its first phase of reopening, Spare Time Texas will offer bowling, dining and bar options to patrons, per the release. Arcade and laser tag are expected to resume in the near future.

As part of enhanced safety provisions, staff members have completed COVID-19 training and will have temperatures checked each day prior to their shift.

Included in the business's reopening strategy are enforced social distancing protocols, cashless payment options, frequent sanitizing and curbside delivery meal options, among others, per the release. 512-640-0732. https://sparetimetexas.com
By Kelsey Thompson
Kelsey Thompson is the reporter for Round Rock, Pflugerville and Hutto, where her work focuses on education, city government and community development. Originally from upstate New York, Kelsey relocated to Austin after graduating from Syracuse University in May 2019.


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