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Bowl America Gaithersburg

1101 Clopper Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-4031
+1 301-330-5200
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We really enjoyed Bowl America! It was a nice family-friendly and the service was great, as well as... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
via mobile
U spend half your time finding staff to fix things

We purchased the summer passes. Every time we went- almost every week, we had to complain about... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Germantown, Maryland
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“snack bar” (3 reviews)
“old school” (2 reviews)
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1101 Clopper Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-4031
+1 301-330-5200
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed Bowl America! It was a nice family-friendly and the service was great, as well as the atmosphere. We would go back again!

Thank sabbylove
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We purchased the summer passes. Every time we went- almost every week, we had to complain about something. The balls get stuck, the monitors don't work, the bumpers fall down half the time. Sadly they just upgraded their ordering machines. So it is obvious, they...More

Thank RSalzman0924
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The people who run are professional at their jobs. Also they are quite helpful. Place is quite clean and tidy. Snack bar has has range different drinks and food.

Thank clarkvl59
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The facility was clean, well lit and all of the staff was very helpful. I asked one guy a few questions, he must have been new and didn't know the answers but he made it a point to get them for me. The ladies at...More

Thank Nita P
Reviewed 13 February 2017

I take my three kids to Bowl America almost every weekend, because they love to bowl, the location is convenient, the food is solid, staff is friendly and it is so much more affordable than other Bowling Centers in the are, like Bowlmore or Lucky...More

Thank Zach B
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This place is a typical 1980s type bowling place! Nothing fancy...just bowling. The prices are good and doesn't get too crowded. Typical bowling alley junk food available! I love it!

Thank Voyager0021
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We went to the alley for my birthday celebration. It was exciting however we went to late in the evening. There was a private party but we still had enough time to play 2 games

Thank Adrienne T
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Bowling area cleaned well. Lanes sometimes have issues, but staff is very helpful. Food prices are a bit high.

Thank Kim C
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Went here on a date in early afternoon, had the place almost to ourselves, played 2 games, shared fries and a drink (because we had just eaten). We were in and out in just about an hour, and it cost $82! Yes, I said $8!...More

4  Thank David H
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

If just want to bowl w family without a the bells and whistles of the upgraded bowling alleys with over price food then this place is fine. Their grill is like a typical snack bar but nothing special but your their to bowl. Good clean...More

Thank zachary2000
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