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The Barn Bowl & Bistro

13 Uncas Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
+1 508-696-9800
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mahi tacos” (2 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13 Uncas Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you think of bowling alley food, you think pizza and junk food right? Not in this case! A full menu from appetizers to burgers to fish and pasta dishes. We make an annual fall trip to the Vineyard and this was our third time...More

Thank JackandBetty
Mike S, Owner at The Barn Bowl & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much! Such a nice review. Come visit us again soon!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fun place! Not only was the food outstanding (and if a great variety), the atmosphere was super, too. From soup to salad to pizza, we were all really pleased. After dinner, many of us bowled, which was so cool. The barn is a...More

Thank KraZ4food
Mike S, Owner at The Barn Bowl & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate dinner here tonight - apparently Monday is Burger Night and they are half off :) I had the Barnyard burger and he got the Smokehouse...they were phenomenal! My husband fancies himself a burger connoisseur and loved every bite. The staff...More

1  Thank Caryl101698
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was great for bowling! The food was underwhelming, though, given the expectations I had from reviews. Pretty standard bowling alley food. The service was wonderful.

Thank jenny1037
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We have now made three visits to this "Bistro in a Bowling Alley," and each was was perfectly fine. This is not super dining, and it does not pretend to be. There are many good dishes (love the Bang Bang Cauliflower) and--as a friend noted,...More

Thank Quenames
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Loved everything about this place. Bowling was fun for adults and our 8 & 10 year old. Food was good, service was great! Adult cocktails were also good. Bar is very nice!

Thank mmw713
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We find that every time we dine here we enjoy the food. We have tried to have something different each time and it’s all been great. Plenty of parking, fast service, great food, and all at a great price for the Vineyard. We are already...More

Thank taftdev
Mike S, Owner at The Barn Bowl & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thank you for such a nice review! Come back again soon

Reviewed 6 August 2018

We have a condo on Martha's Vineyard and have visited most of the restaurants here. The Barn Bowl and Bistro opened several years ago and has been a welcomed addition to MV life. Bowling alley is clean and modern. Large prints of former presidents who...More

Thank 389dbr
Mike S, Owner at The Barn Bowl & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

What a wonderful review! Thanks so much!

Reviewed 6 August 2018

This is a newer combination bowling alley and restaurant. Very nice atmosphere and excellent food. Sometimes the wait can be a bit ling but worth it.

Thank Neal S
Mike S, Owner at The Barn Bowl & Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2018

Thanks so much for your nice review!

Reviewed 28 July 2018

This place can't be beat - especially on a rainy/overcast day. Young kids bowl for free (still have to rent shoes). This was a great visit. We enjoyed a game of bowling and had a good lunch that was rather inexpensive. The staff accommodated our...More

Thank Ron_K_CT
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Karen G
17 May 2017|
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Response from li_walk | Reviewed this property |
Big - it's regular bowling.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Uncas Ave, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard, MA 02557
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Martha's Vineyard  >  Oak Bluffs
  • Phone Number: +1 508-696-9800
  • E-mail
Year-round neighborhood bistro & bar located in Oak Bluffs, serving fresh local cuisine at family affordable prices. There is also a boutique bowling alley with full food and beverage service at the lanes. Private event space upstairs for parties, conferences, and other functions.
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