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Bugsy's Tenpin Bowling

Open Now: 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 11:00 PM
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Day out

Never been near this place before so arrived without any idea having not gone bowling for years... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
martin g
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hythe kent
Had fun

Visited with my son during summer holidays. Booked lane over the phone. Staff were very pleasant... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nigel G
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Kent, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible13%
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Ethelbert Crescent | Cliftonville, Margate CT9 2DY, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never been near this place before so arrived without any idea having not gone bowling for years. Found nothing but friendly faces and reasonable prices. Food was absolutely fine and the place had a good feel to it. Toilets spotless. Some of the automatic scoring...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank martin g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my son during summer holidays. Booked lane over the phone. Staff were very pleasant and helpful, nothing was too much trouble. Coffee and a pepsi were reasonably priced. Very busy when I was there but still able to find the balls I needed....More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Nigel G
Reviewed August 11, 2019

This place is a vile excuse for a bowling alley. Absolutly filthy, shoes and lanes so slippy it's dangerous. The "booking system" is a man with a pen and a bottle of tipp-ex! It's 2019 computers are a shiny new invention! The rudest staff I...More

Date of experience: August 2019
2  Thank Sarah M
Reviewed July 2, 2019 via mobile

I visited this bowling alley with a group of students during a school trip. It’s a very big place with 12 bowling lines. There are leather sofas and tables for those who don’t want to play but like spending time there. The staff is friendly...More

Date of experience: July 2019
51  Thank ericas57
Reviewed May 8, 2019

The staff are friendly, the lanes are fine. Food and drink available. I have marked it down from very good because the bowling area is really slippery and our group were sliding about and felt unsafe whislt bowling. We were not allowed to wear own...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Kath712
Reviewed March 23, 2019

We travelled some distance to this venue as we struggled to get a lane at a more established bowling place. The place was not well kept, it needs some serious investment on decor, the slippery areas near the lanes, the dated seating and console. We...More

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

The shoes fit badly and you slip when bowling. The food is just about adequate however is expensive for what it is. My son has been attending the children's bowling club however they will not give him the bowling bag he was promised even though...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank al_itfc
Reviewed February 24, 2019

Went here for the first time and it was great, busy but they made sure to get you straight onto a lane. They allowed my nephew to wear his own shoes and were all very polite and friendly. Could not complain no issues while playing....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank isitworthitreally
Reviewed February 14, 2019

Had several trips here, love all the pool tables and pricing for a game is excellent. Bowling a little expensive but lovely staff, good selection of food. An all round great place.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Nikki M
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely fabulous service despite being very busy. Lane buddy did not work so the manager quickly moved us to another lane and then checked we was OK. Staff were lovely friendly and helpful. Definitely will be back

Date of experience: February 2019
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jan h
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Response from dusty1981 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if you have to but I certainly would you have to wear their shoes and God knows how many people have worn them before. I know they spray cleaner in them after use but still.
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