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The Back Alley Bowl and Grill

649 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
+1 760-873-5777
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“prime rib” (39 reviews)
“lobster” (20 reviews)
“flat iron steak” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub, American, Bar, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
649 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Back Alley Bowl and Grill
1. Voted 2017 Best Dinner!
"we were blown away by Back Alley."
TomSawyer81
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2. Delicious Seafood Options!
"Very generous portions and the staff is fantastic"
dkk1770
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3. Prime Rib Thursday-Saturday
"Food was excellent, staff was great and fun"
2014jojoma
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21 - 30 of 369 reviews

Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Recommended to us by locals - very good value for money - food was excellent,well cooked, nicely presented and hot.

Thank Lin H
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2017

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you.

Reviewed September 23, 2017

Good food in a relaxed atmosphere. Good wide choices and friendly staff. Go before 6pm on busy days or weekends.

Thank Sue T
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 29, 2017

Thanks for dining with us.

Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, great service, very affordable. We both had the NY strip steak special and it was done perfectly.

Thank Anita S
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2017

Thank you for coming in. We appreciate your business.

Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

They have great food. Prime rib, steaks, and seafood. They have alcohol. Close to the main street and easy to get to

Thank T6021QKstevea
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2017

Thank you for your review. We truly appreciate your business.

Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

What a fun place to enjoy. The food is excellent, the prices are responsible, the place is fun and the service was the best. A lot of the locals hang out here and they are very friendly towards the tourist. Almost made us want to...More

Thank Grace A
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2017

Thank you for your business. it was our pleasure to serve you.

Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews and realised our motel was just a 5 minute walk so had to try it out! Loved the great service, fun atmosphere but most of all the FOOD! Generous portions and really tasty. Great value too! Can easily recommend! :)

Thank WeTravelAtDawn
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2017

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you.

Reviewed September 11, 2017

Even though this bowling alley is small the food is excellent...we have eaten here every year the past 4 years...good stop for families too.

Thank CheapEats019
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2017

Thank you for your business. we look forward to serving you in the future.

Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Were staying at the Holiday Inn and across the street is this bowling ally with the best food in town. I had the special on the chalk board which was a 14 oz lobster for less then any where else I had lobster. Partner had...More

Thank varnin
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2017

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you.

Reviewed September 4, 2017

We went bowling and then went to the restaurant at the back which has a good menu and great food - great service as well. The kids loved it too!

Thank czh360
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2017

Thank you for giving us the opportunity to serve you and your family.

Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Do not be mislead by the way it looks from outside food was good , fab staff very attentive and couldn't do enough for you . Seem to be plenty of locals in there too

Thank crossleys
Tom F, Manager at The Back Alley Bowl and Grill, responded to this reviewResponded September 10, 2017

Thank you for your business. It is our pleasure to serve you.

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Questions & Answers
DropThePuck07
October 21, 2017|
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Response from Stacey M | Reviewed this property |
No they don’t. The restaurant is in a dinning room separate from the bowling alley. You may also order from the restaurant and eat in the bowling alley.
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dc1dslextremecom
September 4, 2017|
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Response from Tom F | Property representative |
The specials change daily.We do have Prime Rib every Thursday- Saturday.and all you can eat Spaghetti every Wednesday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $35
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 649 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2425
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop
  • Phone Number: +1 760-873-5777
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