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4 of 5 bubbles Review of Kingpin

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Kingpin
Ranked #4 of 30 Fun & Games in Ipswich
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sproughton
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“party”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2012

was really good as i top scored out of about 30 people with the score of 113 which was awesome this was for the junior witch bowling for the speedway

Visited October 2012
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Suffolk
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59 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Wet weather play”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2012

Kingpin is a good place to go on a rainy day but it is a bit dingey and dirty. Some of the staff are lovely and really helpful and others are frankly scary and grumpy! I would only go here if I had nowhere else to go and it was too rainy to go for a walk.

Visited July 2012
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ipswich
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“good night out shame about the machine!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2012

Had a good time although the pin machine kept fouling up, staff every so often had to sort the pins out as the machine kept playing up. Although that aside it was a good night out food was basic drinks werent horrendously expensive.

Visited March 2012
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Thank charlotte l
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Suffolk
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414 reviews
177 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
“Excellent”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2012

Good bowling, nice service, bar and food is good too

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Thank Jacqueline C
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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Good value, good fun, great service!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2011

We went to Kingpin last Saturday to meet up with some friends and their children. I had contacted Kingpin before hand to book the lanes and received really friendly service and helpful advice. They have two types of bowling lane - traditional and 'cosmic'. Traditional is pretty much what you'd expect and 'cosmic' is dark with lots of colourful lights and glow in the dark pins (apparently - I didn't actully notice them but my 8 year old son said they were great!). The adults bowled on the traditional lanes and the children on the cosmic. I contacted them a couple of times because one of the children was only six and his parents were concerned he would be too far away from them. When I phoned the second time I spoke to a different member of staff who's was as helpful as the first. He even described the lay out of Kingpin to reassure me that the children would not be too far away. When we got there the staff were really pleasant, helpful and accommodating. The children had a good time. The food was simple and good value with quite a varied menu. Overall we all had a really good expericence and said we would all meet up there again sometime in the near future.

Visited November 2011
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Thank Catty140
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