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Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes

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Great way to spend time with friends.

Take 7 x 40 somethings that want to catch up. Relive their teens. And just enjoy a game or two... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2019
Chesham, United Kingdom
via mobile
OK bowling but the place needs a bit update

Everything works with the bowling, which is the main thing. The place needs a bit update tho. Good... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2019
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Bloomsbury is a one off venue that takes a lead for 1950's America, where bowling was the height of style. Our venue has 8 public bowling lanes, diner/bar and the private hire Kingpin Suite. Lanes can be hired by the hour. More than just bowling...more
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Tavistock Square | Bedford Way, London WC1H 9EU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a group of workmates for bowling and drinks on a Friday. The venue had a great atmosphere with music and a dance area. The food and drinks were good. Did not try the karaoke maybe next time. Staff helpful and friendly.Great night will...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed April 5, 2019 via mobile

Take 7 x 40 somethings that want to catch up. Relive their teens. And just enjoy a game or two. The place needs updating but it's function is right. Staff friendly. Would recommend.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 31, 2019 via mobile

Everything works with the bowling, which is the main thing. The place needs a bit update tho. Good service!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

Used the half price Sunday karaoke deal for two hours and after a slow start ( the speakers weren’t working but they gave us the lost minutes at the end) turned out to be one of the best systems I’ve used... song list was vast...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

Went for a fun night of bowling only for out night to be plagued with a faulty lane which broke down several times. When moved to another lane, we had countless issues with the lane also breaking down. This resulted in us deciding to stop...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Visited for a large work event and was very impressed by the variety of things to keep us all occupied: pool tables, bowling, karaoke, etc. Bar service was prompt, although leaving poured glasses of prosecco to go flat / warm wasn't ideal. The whole event...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PennyPurples
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Went for a work night out ... did the bowling and Karaoke... Had the huuuuuuge pizzas - as big as a dustbin lid! Lovely ... had 2!! Bowling was bowling - 50s style .. decent lanes .... Karaoke was average quality - decent enough system...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

I went there tonight - although the initial experience of their bar was the fact that about two members of staff ignored me and my friend for a few minutes, despite not having anything much to do, they were quite helpful when we did get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gavlar1980
Reviewed August 12, 2018

Combining karaoke, massive pizzas, booze and bowling is such a great time. We spend hours here with friends every time that I visit London. This place has what I believe are the largest pizzas in London. It's so much fun.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank RobM2313
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Booked a karaoke room for my sister's hen do - the room was nice, windows onto the bowling alley (much nicer than some other places that feel a bit dark and dingy!). A few teething issues with the karaoke system but very quickly dealt with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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November 24, 2016|
Response from Michelle N | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure as the hen booked it but split the payment between all the guests, best to call them direct :)