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Address: 119 Route 10 East, East Hanover, NJ 07936
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A nice place to have a birthday party

Hanover Lanes has been around for a long time. It is your no frills bowling arena. I have my kids' birthday party here, and it is very easy to do. The staff is friendly, and... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
ellenppi
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Livingston, New Jersey
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Morris County, New Jersey
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26 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We went as a family about a week ago on a Saturday morning. The girl at the desk was not friendly, dry personality and when we had issues with our lane did not seem to be all that concerned. It is inexpensive- but very outdated. It was a bit out of the way for us and I won't be going... More 

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Thank ab1324
Livingston, New Jersey
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Hanover Lanes has been around for a long time. It is your no frills bowling arena. I have my kids' birthday party here, and it is very easy to do. The staff is friendly, and kids always have fun.

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Thank ellenppi
Morris Plains, New Jersey
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136 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I went here recently with a group of six. The place sad and outdated. I don't require a trendy place for bowling, but the staff was very unenthused to be there, and very vague in the pricing. When we were done, they doubled the price on us.

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Thank bhons21
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Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

I had a kid birthday party yesterday in this place with 30+ kids. They were not prepared for the party. Some examples are: the guardrails of the lanes were not up, so the balls keep getting stuck on the laterals. The fruit plate that I had asked for the day before was not delivered. The party room did not have... More 

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Miami, Florida, USA
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205 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Eventhough the place is a bit dated, it is all about having fun. Shoes are about $3 each and the games were $5.75 per person per game, pretty resonable. A lot of kids birthday parties and they seem to be having a blast. The staff is a bit stiff but helpful. They offer food, the pizza looked a bit scary... More 

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East Hanover, New Jersey
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22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2016

I have been to this bowling alley for New Year's Eve for several years. The group rate is good--yes, it does go up every year. It's not the classiest crowd but that's half the fun. The extra sandwiches, salads, soft drinks and party favors are plentiful. It would be nice to have a veggie sandwich or fruit option. Yes, there... More 

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Thank Dee C
Short Hills, New Jersey
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29 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2016

I've come here ever since I was a little kid, and I still do for my weekly bowling leagues. The place is well-maintained. Machinery hardly ever breaks down, and when it does, it's fixed in under 5 minutes! The staff are very kind and helpful to you. The food here is good. Menu options include personal cheese pizzas and chicken... More 

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Thank Daniel S
Upper Montclair, NJ
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106 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

As much as I loved to bowl at the Hanover Lanes, I find the prices more than I really want to pay. They really should've offer a special senior rate for us seniors.

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Thank Shirley E
Wakefield, Massachusetts
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113 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

This was a great place to bowl. Their food is excellent for a typical bowling venue. They also have a full bar. Very large interior with lots of space. Great music. Shoes in good condition.

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Thank Kristen C
Boonton, New Jersey
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273 reviews
96 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 482 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Bowling is always a fun activity, whether it's with family or friends. As long as you don't overdo it. This bowling center is located in East Hanover on Route 10 East, not too far from Ridgedale Avenue. I used to go here more often as a young man. I even started a team that bowled in one of the leagues... More 

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