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Bowl America

140 S Maple Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046-4212
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The customer service makes the experience horrible

It's a bowling alley - a bit old but brings a sort of nostalgic feel to it. What has me giving 2... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2017
Arlington, VA
Rude and expensive

This was my third (and last) negative experience here. I came at 11am on a Saturday morning... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2016
Brooklyn, New York
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good40%
  • Average26%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
5 Nov 2016
“Utterly average”
4 Feb 2017
“The customer service makes the experience horrible”
140 S Maple Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046-4212
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

It's a bowling alley - a bit old but brings a sort of nostalgic feel to it. What has me giving 2 stars is the customer service. It's horrible. Like one reviewer said, it feels that everyone that works there, seriously hates being there. Every...More

1  Thank Meemers333
Reviewed 12 November 2016

This was my third (and last) negative experience here. I came at 11am on a Saturday morning with my spouse and 3 young kids. We asked for 2 lanes and were told that it was "too busy" and they would only give us one lane....More

3  Thank Argyle718
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We've been going sporadically for years, but only because it's the only bowling option within shouting distance. The place is clean, but the service is mediocre, the food ho-ho hum, the scoring system outdated, and the balls ancient. No complaints about the shoes, however.

1  Thank FamSiam
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Went here for a company event. This place is seeing it's age. Was not anything spectacular. Old scoring system. Plenty of different weight balls. Shoes had new heels that actually made it more difficult to slide. Customer service was average if not below. Catering staff...More

Reviewed 12 March 2016

My God father was a good Bowler ; he would take us there as kids . we learned how have fun instead playing football and baseball all the time

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

It's like I'm a kid again. They have some fancy craft beers and of course the basics. Come early on peak nights! It's all you can bowl on Thursday nights so take advantage.

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Its old school bowling at its best. The beer is cold, the food is greasy, the fries are hot and the lanes are fast. If you love to bowl in the tradition, no curated menu, specialty r drinks or IPAs - this is the place......More

1  Thank Tyrone B
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Not that bad, the computer system is out of date, but they have cold beer. Food did not look worth trying. Staff was friendly.

Thank SgtRobertThaler
Reviewed 28 December 2015

This bowling alley has been around for a long time. It is a typical Bowling alley setup from the days when these venues were widespread. So far the developers have been kept at bay. Really worth a visit.

Thank Walter G
Reviewed 27 October 2015

A group from our local tennis club had a social outing here a few years ago. This is a bowling alley. It is very much like all other bowling alleys, which is neither good nor bad - just a fact. I don't recall if I...More

Thank Steven S
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