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Bloomsbury Bowling

Open Now: 12:00 - 02:00
Open today: 12:00 - 02:00
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Lovely place and atmosphere, shame about the facilities

Turned up on a Friday night, after booking, and the lane we had broke after 1 person bowled. Got... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2018
Sara H
Greater London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great bowling but questionable food

Bowling is great and the lanes are old school. However, the food is really really average but still... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Bloomsbury is a one off venue that takes a lead for 1950's America, where bowling was the height of style. Our venue has 8 public bowling lanes, diner/bar and the private hire Kingpin Suite. Lanes can be hired by the hour. We are open daily from 12...more
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Tavistock Square | Bedford Way, London WC1H 9EU, England
+44 20 7183 1979
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Combining karaoke, massive pizzas, booze and bowling is such a great time. We spend hours here with friends every time that I visit London. This place has what I believe are the largest pizzas in London. It's so much fun.

Thank RobM2313
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Booked a karaoke room for my sister's hen do - the room was nice, windows onto the bowling alley (much nicer than some other places that feel a bit dark and dingy!). A few teething issues with the karaoke system but very quickly dealt with...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Turned up on a Friday night, after booking, and the lane we had broke after 1 person bowled. Got moved to another lane to have the same problem. Problem was rectified, however we were then 20 minutes into our allocated hour. Luckily bowling staff gave...More

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Had a great time with a large group across 3 lanes. Card behind the bar and private karaoke booth made this a day to remember. Would prefer to have longer bowling (1.5 hours rather than 1 hour) and shorter karaoke (1 hour rather than 2...More

Thank 400tessa1972
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Bowling is great and the lanes are old school. However, the food is really really average but still standard London pricing. The chicken wings weren’t flavoured at all despite being marketed as ‘hot’ and the same can be said for the chilli nachos. The burger...More

Thank Travelling_foodie198
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Bowling. Kareoke. Bar. Food. A mixed bag of things to do. Venue is a bit dated but nice enough. Good place to go with a big crowd. Bowling was good if a bit tempremental. . .26" pizzas where huge and a bit of a novelty!...More

Thank Metropolitan_Man
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We had the BEST time tonight for our anniversary. Shout out to Lucas and Bessa who were absolute BABES and made our night. Staff were amazing, choons were large and a special shout out to Linda who gave me a bobbin and pretty much saved...More

Thank Aoibheann_By
Reviewed 26 March 2018

What brilliant fun this was! 2 hours didn't seem long enough and I could have sung a million more songs! :-) We were located in the smaller room right near the front entrance - a little warm and squashed for 12 of us, but great...More

Thank londonchap1982
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

I came across this venue online and the booking process was quick and easy. We had booked a smaller room (near the front of the venue) for 10 people. The staff were incredibly helpful and we were able to start promptly. The TV with the...More

2  Thank LozC87
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I was a bit apprehensive as to if this would work, 90% adults with a smattering of teenagers some old enough to drink and some who were not. However -this really worked, bowling to get people talking- drinking and dancing karaoke for adults and teenagers,...More

Thank Peter D
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Snuggly nestled within Central London is academic and
leafy Bloomsbury, an area that boasts walking distance
access to many of London's most popular attractions.
It is also home to some of Britain's most celebrated
museums, including the must-see British Museum.
Despite an understandable popularity with students,
tourists and day trippers, vast sections of Bloomsbury
retain a quiet, residential feel year round and
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24 November 2016|
Response from Michelle N | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not sure as the hen booked it but split the payment between all the guests, best to call them direct :)