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Address: 1101 Clopper Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878-4031
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09:00 - 00:00
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Low-cost, family-friendly alternative to expensive bowling centers

I take my three kids to Bowl America almost every weekend, because they love to bowl, the location is convenient, the food is solid, staff is friendly and it is so much more... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Zach B
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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Germantown, Maryland
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13 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We purchased the summer passes. Every time we went- almost every week, we had to complain about something. The balls get stuck, the monitors don't work, the bumpers fall down half the time. Sadly they just upgraded their ordering machines. So it is obvious, they are putting money into the food and games,, WHY NOT THE actual alleys????

Thank RSalzman0924
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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46 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

The people who run are professional at their jobs. Also they are quite helpful. Place is quite clean and tidy. Snack bar has has range different drinks and food.

Thank clarkvl59
Germantown, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

The facility was clean, well lit and all of the staff was very helpful. I asked one guy a few questions, he must have been new and didn't know the answers but he made it a point to get them for me. The ladies at the concession stand were awesome. They do reservations and made everything so easy! Definitely a... More 

Thank Nita P
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

I take my three kids to Bowl America almost every weekend, because they love to bowl, the location is convenient, the food is solid, staff is friendly and it is so much more affordable than other Bowling Centers in the are, like Bowlmore or Lucky Strike. In addition, they offer a Family Blast Pass online that gets you extra discounts... More 

Thank Zach B
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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187 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

This place is a typical 1980s type bowling place! Nothing fancy...just bowling. The prices are good and doesn't get too crowded. Typical bowling alley junk food available! I love it!

Thank Voyager0021
Gaithersburg, Maryland
1 review
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We went to the alley for my birthday celebration. It was exciting however we went to late in the evening. There was a private party but we still had enough time to play 2 games

Thank Adrienne T
Gaithersburg, United States
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Bowling area cleaned well. Lanes sometimes have issues, but staff is very helpful. Food prices are a bit high.

Thank Kim C
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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98 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Went here on a date in early afternoon, had the place almost to ourselves, played 2 games, shared fries and a drink (because we had just eaten). We were in and out in just about an hour, and it cost $82! Yes, I said $8! You can do just about any activity in the world for less than $82/hour. The... More 

4 Thank David H
Germantown, Maryland
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192 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

If just want to bowl w family without a the bells and whistles of the upgraded bowling alleys with over price food then this place is fine. Their grill is like a typical snack bar but nothing special but your their to bowl. Good clean fun.

Thank zachary2000
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Clean, family friendly fun. Always a good, basic place for bowling and games. They also do a great job with kids parties.

Thank TravelLMD

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