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The Alley


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$5 - $12
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Alley is an original and local spot Charleston is lucky to have. Everything about this place is so well done. The room is spacious, comfortable, and full of things to do. Staff is always friendly and attentive. The Alley recently hosted a group event...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Cmitchell2
Reviewed June 15, 2019

We came here for bowling and dinner. The bowling was only $35 per hour per lane. They had many arcade games as well such as Pac man and Frogger. The food and drinks were also delicious. There is parking here and also a lot of...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank KayDawn97
Boomer O, Public Relations Manager at The Alley, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Thank you for coming in and hanging out with us! We are happy you had a good time and we look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed May 12, 2019

The Alley definitely has a sports bar feel. Tet it is also a great place when they have live music. The burgers are terrific especially the Vermont Maple and Cheddar Burger! There service is great and the bartenders are very friendly. It's far enough away...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Andrew B
Boomer O, Public Relations Manager at The Alley, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2019

Andrew, thank you for taking time and sharing your feedback. We love our burgers too! We feel they go well with a night of fun games and good drinks. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed February 15, 2019

Burgers, bowling, and beer. Any day of the week is a good time here due to the laid back atmosphere, open layout, available activities. Thursday, however, is their burger night and you can’t beat a solid bacon cheeseburger for $4. Sometimes the lanes can be...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LouG_Travel
Boomer O, Public Relations Manager at The Alley, responded to this reviewResponded March 26, 2019

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your time with us! We love hearing about the good times our guests have with us! We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed October 21, 2018

I love this place! Food is Meh... but the bowling isle is pretty cool. Good atmosphere. Walking distance to better restaurants. Close to bars. Walking distance to the heart of Charleston

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gina C
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I first checked out the alley on 2017 and loved it then-we went back this year and were not disappointed! Bowling, arcade games that are well maintained, great bar, music and food!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank kristieboland
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

This is our favorite meeting place. Have a meeting upstairs and reward everyone with drinks, bowling, and a great food spread.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Avakelly
Reviewed August 18, 2018

We saw an ad in the paper for this place while visiting Charleston. They advertised a burger special for $4.00. It's in a huge bowling alley, but the dining and bar area are separate from the alleys. Our burgers were good, but I wasn't too...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank 123Freckles
Reviewed July 25, 2018

We saw this restaurant on trip advisor and decided to give it a try. It was within walking distance of our hotel on Meeting Street. Cool place with 8 nice bowling lanes and a restaurant on the other side. The food was very tasty and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank lwdaube
Reviewed July 15, 2018 via mobile

Great little place for a light meal or a sandwich. I had the avocado toast which was excellent and my husband had the Hot Italian sandwich which was good too. Fun place to bowl, drink or snack and it was walkable from the hotel.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LarryWalter
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