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Surf Bowl

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Interesting Alley

Well, I've definitely seen better bowling alleys. But I've most definitely also seen much worst... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
frankoco
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Fallbrook, California
NICE OLD FASHIONED BOWLING ALLEY

The Surf Bowl has been there for many years and has lots of lanes and a bar/restaurant. I was there... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2018
DarylJ552
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Carlsbad, California
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Oct 7, 2018
“Interesting Alley”
Feb 7, 2018
“NICE OLD FASHIONED BOWLING ALLEY”
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Well, I've definitely seen better bowling alleys. But I've most definitely also seen much worst ones. There's plenty of lanes, a 21+ bar/pool table area, arcade, fast food, etc. Plenty of light, music wasn't obnoxiously loud, people were nice. Right next to Sprinter (commuter train)...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank frankoco
Reviewed February 7, 2018

The Surf Bowl has been there for many years and has lots of lanes and a bar/restaurant. I was there for a special Super Bowl event sponsored by a service club. The lanes were in good shape and the automatic scoring system worked well. They...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed December 27, 2017

Step back in time to bowl at this retro bowling alley. Nevertheless, they do have bumpers and some lighter bowling balls for the kids and we had fun.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank pickybiz
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Older place and mainly locals here. Service is slow. Check out their web site for coupons and on Groupon.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Debra R
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Went bowling with friends on Tuesday night. Surf Bowl had a special $8 for shoes and $.50 each game. We bowled 2 games. We would have bowled more but the snack / door bar was closed. We all wanted something to eat. So we left....More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed June 28, 2015

This place is slightly run down, and probably needs a little bit of renovations, but we had a great time with the family here. They have a little arcade, a grill option for food, and stay open pretty late. Customer service was superb. If I'm...More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank MrsRojas26
Reviewed April 2, 2015 via mobile

Nice, clean facility. Good service and had brand new bowling shoes. We went on a Wednesday, you buy one game (for one person) at $5.25 you get one game free. Per lane, per hour was $20. Had a really nice time, very relaxing and fun!

Thank Tomakylee
Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good bowling, good coffee shop, arcade and bar. A fun place for everyone of all ages. You can have parties here too. Also, they have night time bowling.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Amanda B
Reviewed November 3, 2014

This place is about the only family oriented activity center along the Oceanside and other beach cities. They serve food, have a DJ Friday nights, arcade, pool, laser tag. It is an all around fun place for family adventure. They lanes totally remind you that...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Amazon53
Reviewed September 13, 2014

A bowling alley at the beach..fun! You will definitely shell out some $$ for that fun. Look for specials to help with the cost.

Date of experience: March 2014
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