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Candlepin Bowling...you have to try it!

We are return customers of Eastward Bowling Lanes. Never hearing of candlepin bowling, we were a... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
John and Rose P
Walden, New York
Different kind of bowling!

After a long day sight seeing in Maine, we made our way to the Bowling alley. A little different... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2016
Levittown, Pennsylvania
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25 Eastward Ln, Suite 4, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1746
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was staying in Bar Harbor and the weather went bad so we said lets go bowling. Discovered Eastward in Ellsworth and we had a great time. I had not bowled candlepins in many years and with a little practice was doing pretty good. Food there...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We had so much fun at the candle pin bowling lanes in Ellsworth! Also with the pool table and the other games such as air hockey. Food and drinks served by PJ and his staff was also excellent! Very family friendly as well. Good atmosphere...More

Thank Remy128
Reviewed 18 October 2017

We are return customers of Eastward Bowling Lanes. Never hearing of candlepin bowling, we were a little skeptical. It is different, but a lot of fun! We turned the juke box on and bowled! Yes, we did a number of gutter balls, had many laughs,...More

Thank John and Rose P
Reviewed 1 September 2016

After a long day sight seeing in Maine, we made our way to the Bowling alley. A little different than traditional bowling. Lots of fun and the owner was super friendly. They are making upgrades to the building and putting time into bringing it up...More

3  Thank whaston434
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We love bowling but when the staff constantly comes by to say things to your teen age kids every other minute who are bowling and being respectful then it's really just annoying. The floors look like they have not been vacuumed in a month and...More

2  Thank Marygean S
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Eastward bowling lanes had a typical layout, with an area for food. The bumpers were nice for the kids. The price was average, and the scoring was automatic with screen above.

1  Thank 1974jch
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We enjoyed bowling here as a family. It's candle-pin and they have bumpers as an option for kids and those of us who are prone to gutter balls! Reasonable price, family friendly. We will continue to return to bowl here!

1  Thank Hailley B
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed learning about candle pin bowling! While I'm not so good it was still a lot of fun. I recommend the pizza and some Moxie while you're there!

4  Thank Kevin J
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Hadn't been bowling in years.....80 year old mother wanted to have a 3 generational activity so this fit the bill. We weren't the only ones with this idea. I can see why the owner recommended reservations for a Saturday. By noon they were very busy...More

2  Thank islandfoodie04679
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