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The Gulf Bowl

2881 S. Juniper St., Foley, AL 36535
251-943-4575
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Ranked #7 of 14 attractions in Foley
Type: Bowling Alleys
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We went here with our three year old son on a day too cold to do anything outside. The place had a fun atmosphere. The bowling lanes could be programmed to use bumpers for our son but not for adults. They also have ramps for little bowlers. The bumpers didn't extend long enough so most of my sons balls ended... More

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Bullard, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
7 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2013

This place is very family friendly. Helpful enjoyment from the smallest child to the older adult. The four year old of our company fulfilled her longing to bowl with the special equipment provided. The staff were so helpful and very kind. The staff also seemed to keep a good watch on any needs you might have. The bowling alley is... More

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down south, alabama
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

The ranch fries are so good!!! The bowling alley is big and has a lot of different stuff ( pool,arcade games, and karaoke on some nights)

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Bear Creek, Alabama
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012 via mobile

After multiple families made plans to visit and watch a sporting event and received commitments from two different employees the event would be on at least some of the 20 televisions, the Gulf Bowl decided not to fulfil Thier commitment to my and other families. This was a huge disappointment. We will not visit here again. If you want to... More

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Fort Payne, Alabama
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012 via mobile

Nice gameroom area, good clean lanes, and the food is outstanding to be in a bowling center. Its a nice break from the heat also.

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foley al
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100 reviews 100 reviews
32 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

nice bowling and food for good prices but it is set up for teens and yet they have liquor bar and beer bar in prominent location- they do offer good prices though and food here is pretty good

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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

What a pleasant surprise when I walked into Gulf Bowl! Great lanes, snack bar, arcade, sports bar and grill....little bit of everything for everyone! Everyone was so nice and helpful. Our whole crew had a great time and will definitely return in the future.

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Pensacola, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012

This bowling alley is very clean and organized. The restaurant is surprisingly good. the game room has a good variety for all ages. The dance party the staff held was fun to watch and the teens enjoyed joining in with them. My husband and his buddy say the bar is good as well. A total family win.

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Elberta, Alabama
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

Weekly specials on Tuesday from 4PM-Midnight. 99 cents/game plus tax, not including shoe rental. Nice game area and entertainment in the longue. Food's pretty good as well.

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Durham, NC
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14 reviews 14 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012

We had our family Sunday lunch at Gulf Bowl....we didn't bowl but the lanes were very active. The food and service was just wonderful. As there were 24 of us, we had several baskets of their wonderful fried pickles followed by an assortment of wonderful seafood dishes. I had their shrimp Po' Boy...delicious. The wait staff was the best anywhere.... More

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