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Tenpin Bowling Cambridge

Cambridge Leisure Park, Clifton Way, Cambridge CB1 7DY, England
+44 871 221 0000
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Pins on strings

Have been coming here for years, they have just changed the whole back of house system though. Pins... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lanky_git
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
It's a Bowling Alley. Dingey but Does What it Says on the Tin

I'm amazed that people have high expectations of what is after all a simple utilitarian place. Yes... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2018
AndyMcGonegal
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Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good26%
  • Average25%
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26 Feb 2018
“It's a Bowling Alley. Dingey but Does What it Says on the Tin”
13 Nov 2017
“Fun as always but total lack of staff”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been coming here for years, they have just changed the whole back of house system though. Pins are now all connected to strings which are then pulled back up to re-set. If you're a fan of actual bowling give this a miss as it...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

I'm amazed that people have high expectations of what is after all a simple utilitarian place. Yes, the staff weren't perfect, but were adequate and the key part, the bowling, was okay (despite my ineptitude). Overall average but that's fine.

Thank AndyMcGonegal
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

What can go wrong with bowling ?? Utter shambles. Queue out the door 1 person serving. No lane slide for small children as being used on other lanes and nowhere near enough to go round. Wanted a drink only there was.. 1 person serving at...More

Thank Zak K
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Staff where helpful and friendly but when I tried to book the new years eve package for 10 of us at nearly £200! The building closes at midnight so we would have to leave then. It can't be a new year party when u can't...More

Thank Erika B
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Poor girl at reception on her own dealing with booking in, faults on the bowling and the machines. Bowling broke down once and one of the racing machines was faulty, she had to attend to both. Completely understaffed. We went at 5.30pm there were walk...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We came bowling here for two rounds and found the service and overall atmosphere of the Tenpin reasonable. The San Miguel and Stella Artois beverages were relatively on point - not tasting so watered down as other places in Cambridge - and the music is...More

Thank Greg W
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

This trip was part of the £10 each deal on Thursdays for 2 games, 2 drinks and a sharing platter. So firstly the lanes, you select for the bumpers to be up for one person, they come up for both. Then the bumpers went down...More

Thank Ben P
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had Tesco vouchers - and the condition was that we had to book online. They charge you 13p per minute - and the first couple of minutes are a recorded announcement of T&Cs, other numbers to ring and offers etc. When I got through...More

Thank worldnotmyhome
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

I took an excited party of kids here for my daughter's birthday. I'd booked over the phone so they were expecting us, but there was no one on the desk and it turned out that I had to join a queue of bowlers to get...More

1  Thank Kirsty C
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Large group of 16 playing across 3 lanes all next to one another. Quick set up and members of staff were very attentive with regards to drinks and ensuring enough jugs and glasses were available to us all. I haven't been bowling in years and...More

Thank Dominic G
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