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Address: 2500 1st Ave N, Escanaba, MI 49829-1303
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+1 906-786-6500
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24 lanes open daily. Leagues available.

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Fun afternoon with nice people

We needed something to do to pass the time in Escanaba before we went to our concert. There isn't much to do in the winter time so we found this bowling alley which we are so glad... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Tammy S
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Eagle River, Wisconsin
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Eagle River, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We needed something to do to pass the time in Escanaba before we went to our concert. There isn't much to do in the winter time so we found this bowling alley which we are so glad that we did. We went bowling, played air hockey, played pool , had lunch, etc. It was a great way to spend the... More 

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Escanaba, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is a large (for the area) bowling center. Has bar attached. Food served are pizza, burgers, fried side dishes. Auto score

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Thank Eskyfood
Gladstone, Michigan
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58 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

My son wanted to have his birthday party at the bowling alley (even though he has never been bowling and nobody in our family is a bowler). I called and made reservations and they were quite friendly and helpful on the phone (a good sign). When we walked in, it was what I expected. This is probably your typical, small-town... More 

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Thank DownInThe906
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2014

Very old place with very old equipment, namely the bowling balls. These balls were HORRIBLE with dents and chunks missing out of them. Couldn't find one to fit my fingers (and my fingers are average) that didn't hurt !!!

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1 Thank jdjwiskx
Escanaba, Michigan
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2013

I love this place. They have great staff, good food, and many specials during the week. I love the cyber bowling on Sat. nights 9:30 - 12:30. They also have bowling leagues for all ages. Great place

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Thank LoganCaron
Escanaba, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2013

Planned to bowl with another couple after dinner a few weeks ago and was surprised to hear that we'd have to wait an hour when there were more than half of the lanes available. I called ahead of time to ask about pricing and to talk about what time they normally get busy so that we could make sure to... More 

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1 Thank TerraceandSunset
Escanaba, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2013

The Bowl-A-Rama has good prices for bowling (some nights they have specials), as well as real food and a bar. Its been awhile since I've been there, but the last time I hung out at the bar with some friends (you can be accompanied by people under the age of 21, no they cant drink) and they have a dance... More 

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1 Thank bunski5455
Gladstone, Michigan
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2012

Fun place to go with the family or a great game with friends. It's old-school bowling with a twist~!

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2 Thank new2net98
Gladstone, Michigan
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140 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2012

I like a Bowling Alley with a place to sit and no smoking. That is great. A friendly staff and there is food available during certain hours. A good place to bring the kids on a weekend. They have bumper bowling available and do have Birthday Party deals.

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