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Sacco's Bowl Haven

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Address: 45 Day Street, at Flatbread Pizza Company, Somerville, MA 02144
Phone Number: (617) 776-0552 ‎
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Perfect night out alternative

A few of my friends were looking to get together on a Friday night but not do the typical bar scene. Meeting up a Sacco Bowling haven was the perfect alternative! We grabbed a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
Alexander G
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

A few of my friends were looking to get together on a Friday night but not do the typical bar scene. Meeting up a Sacco Bowling haven was the perfect alternative! We grabbed a round of drinks at the bar, almost all the choices were brewed in New England, then split 3 awesome pizza's. Upon hearing the vegetarian special, taco... More 

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Salem, Massachusetts
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108 helpful votes 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

By itself, the bowling would rate a three or four. Some of the balls are chipped, and you need to push the button to reset the pins, as well as keep score yourself. And by itself, the pizza would rate a four. Seeing the wood-fired pizza oven cook ten pies at time was great, but we would have liked our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Candle pin bowling was a new experience. Perhaps more similar to skittles from Somerset than ten pin bowling. Well, there are 10 pins but the rules are different and it is damn hard to knock all 10 down in 3 rolls! We loved it, our American hosts were better bowlers but that did not matter. A large choice of beers... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

great thin crust pizza in a unique environment, good service interesting clientele Why not more bacon?

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Belmont, Massachusetts
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21 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This wonderful pizza/bowling venue in Davis Sq. is a good place to go if you want to bowl and have pizza made on the spot. Or, you can just go for the pizza. They have a very good micro brew beer selection on tap. There aren't a lot of candle pin joints left in this country. But, this is one... More 

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L.I., NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Candlepin bowling is a blast! Very different from regular bowling, which made it fun. The pins are thin and the balls are the size of bocce balls. My teenage children are bowlers with high averages and they were just as horrible as the rest of us! A lot of laughing! When we first arrived we put our names on a... More 

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Medford, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I have been a Saccos for both pleasure and work events. I recently held my work Teams end of year gathering here, 40 Managers! We bowled and enjoyed delicious pizza and beverages.

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New Braunfels, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We have family in the area of this bowling alley and they took us here while we were visiting in boston. It was the highlight of our trip. We had to wait 30 min for a lane, but there's lots of tables and a bar to wait at. They serve brick oven pizza. The candlestick bowling was so fun, a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Love to go here with our two year old. The bowling is candlepin, so the kid can play easily. They can put up the bumpers and they have the little ramp too. We order a pizza, some beers, and let the toddler have a ball while we get to eat without worrying whether she is going to explode at having... More 

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Somerville, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

I almost don't want to review this place as it's already completely packed all the time. Great food, fun bowling, great staff. The only bummer is it's very hard to get a lane. Other than that I would HIGHLY recommend Sacco's to anyone! The beer list is ALL New England beers and most of those are local from MA.

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