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MFA Bowl Whitstable

Tower Parade, Whitstable CT5 2BJ, England
+44 843 290 8919
Review Highlights
Not particularly bowled over

On arrival greeted by a woman who made being monosylabbic look like an incredible burden on her and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Terrible and run down, avoid if you want to bowl

This place has really gone down hill. 90 minutes of going to help desk to get them to re rack or... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible25%
Travellers talk about
“bowling alley” (6 reviews)
“nuggets” (2 reviews)
“rainy day” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Tower Parade, Whitstable CT5 2BJ, England
+44 843 290 8919

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival greeted by a woman who made being monosylabbic look like an incredible burden on her and her expressionless face. Somehow she managed to convey not only her extreme depression but also her deep existential crisis at having to work on a Friday night....More

Thank liamlovestravel
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This place has really gone down hill. 90 minutes of going to help desk to get them to re rack or retrieve missing balls then our time had run out. We went to help desk and they said the best they could do is give...More

Thank JK10001
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Really run down lanes not working properly or score computer paid for a hour and half buy time they reset pretty much everyrime we bowled was not value for money kids running it don't care toilets no toilet roll or dryer for hands won't be...More

Thank dorispig
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We're served quite promptly, we're surprised it wasn't too busy, considering the seaside town was busy. However it obviously has a problem with upkeep, the bowls were filthy, the pins kept dropping, although the chap was quick to put them right, although it happened about...More

Thank jefflee125
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We've been a few times over the years and it's great to have somewhere local to go. However it could do with some money being spent on it to improve it. The bowling balls are old and many have chips in them which are quite...More

Thank Hayley C
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We spent all afternoon here . Booked online in advance for three games. Even though the decor is tired it doesn't affect the bowling or the fun you have. Staff were friendly and happy to help. Did not eat here but saw people eating and...More

Thank Emily S
mfa b, Manager at MFA Bowl Whitstable, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words, the staff work incredibly hard and genuinely care about our centre and our customers. We have made quite a few changes recently with the bar, diner and the walls surrounding the reception area and have intentions of continuing with...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely bit of bowling here, sells burgers and chips and has a bar. Lots of bowling lanes but do book, it gets quite crowded on a rainy day

Thank James C
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Very rude staff, tampering with our game and saying it is our fault. The bowling machines don't work properly either. Horrible place, would not recommend to anyone.

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 29 April 2017

It is a place we bowl every Friday and have done for years. The staff are friendly, helpful and very tolerant of the many things that are thrown their way. It is a place that does need investment to upgrade all the systems and to...More

Thank davecmh2016
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We had a good time as a couple on a date but half because of the bowling and half in spite of it! The pin mechanism broke down 4 times during our 2 games and we had to stand around twice whilst it was fixed...More

Thank 0MiddleAgeSpread
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