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Tenpin Bowling Colchester

Cowdray Avenue, Colchester CO1 1YH, England
+44 871 221 0000
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Nothing compared to Ipswich

We have been to the Ipswich one a few times is brilliant however the Colchester one was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
scotty1245
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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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Busy Saturday not cheap

Decided to go bowling with the family during a trip to Colchester and this place was recommended. I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phoenix7515
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Clonmel, Ireland
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Cowdray Avenue, Colchester CO1 1YH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to the Ipswich one a few times is brilliant however the Colchester one was very disappointing the flashing lights and neon lights made it very hard to bowl and quite annoying and it seemed very slow and old kept having to wait...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Decided to go bowling with the family during a trip to Colchester and this place was recommended. I though it was a bit expensive over £40 for 2 games and nearly £20 for drinks not a cheap day out by any means. We also had...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We called in on the offchance whilst on holiday in the area and having just used the leisure centre. Staff were so friendly and did everything they could to get us the best deal possible and make our experience as good as it could be....More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Been here several times. Never had any issues. Always a fun and enjoyable evening. Good selection of drinks and food from the bar which they can often bring directly over to your lane.

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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

gonna be upfront and say i wanted to go bowling at pavillion bowl in clacton but bowed to family pressure to stay local. it was very busy as summer holidays but the service was quick and friendly and our pre booked lane was ready and...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We book on the phone to get 2 lanes together for my daughters birthday with 8 of us altogether The earliest they could do the two lanes next to each other was half passed eight witch we excepted On arrival we booked in at the...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We visited friends in Colchester yesterday and thought we would take them all bowling. We did think it would be very busy as it's a Saturday night but we were seen and given a lane and shoes very quickly. Staff were friendly and not bad...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Visited on a Thursday evening. I have been a few times, and notice that they are always way under staffed, but that doesn't stop them from being super helpful and friendly. The lanes are fun and reliable. The gaming area is nice for the children...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

As a family we have visited here many times. The staff are always helpful and friendly. This was an evening visit. As always the staff were great. You are not required to change your shoes if yours are flat and suitable. Alcoholic, soft drinks ,...More

Thank Debn67
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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here for date night with my partner, we've been loads of times before and always enjoy it. We didn't book but they had lanes available even though it was super busy! Unfortunately the selection of balls for our Lane was pretty poor which is...More

Thank Stacey S
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Nanno2014
8 July 2017|
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Response from Tanya19792014 | Reviewed this property |
Big car park right in front of the bowling no problems with getting a space,
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