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Yerba Buena Ice Skating & Bowling Center

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Address: 750 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94107
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We went bowling and had a good time. Staff were friendly and the lanes and scoring system worked well. The only thing to improve would be more balls that are of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Chennai, India
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210 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went bowling and had a good time. Staff were friendly and the lanes and scoring system worked well. The only thing to improve would be more balls that are of the small/xsmall/xxsmall and medium size. We had to wait for the only ones we had to come back which made the game a bit slow but still was fun!... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The entire complex seems like a hidden gem. Ice skating, bowling, a playground...next to a Children's Activity Center ( we didn't go in but sounds like a hands on kids museum), and a mall with a movie theater and lots of food. I imagine it may not be a secret to the locals but during the weekday on vacation it... More 

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Mike777
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

Fabulous ice rink, with a beautiful glass panel allowing loads of natural light, in a great location. Their schedule is excellent too. On the other hand, out of the 4 times I have been there so far, on 3 occasions, Dealing with 3 different cashiers, I thought the customer service was absolutely DREADFUL. On 1 specific occasion, on a 3... More 

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South Salem, New York
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196 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2015

In an effort to find late night entertainment we headed to the Yerba Buena Bowling Center. It turns out it was disco bowling night which really means let's increase our prices to almost double what normal day time bowling costs. For the money we paid I didn't feel like we got enough. The disco bowling includes lights and music videos.... More 

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Reviewed 4 November 2014

I love this ice rink! It's beautiful, full of light, and very friendly people. The ice is always amazing and for the first time I attended the coffee club session for 18 and over in the am. They had free donuts, coffee and a free group lesson to whomever wanted to participate. Of course I did. I always look forward... More 

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Fremont, California
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Reviewed 16 October 2014

Close to the Metreon and the Moscone Convention Center, Yerba Buena Ice Skating Center is a fun place to go ice skating indoors when in San Francisco. I have enjoyed the center.

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Sebastopol, California, United States
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Reviewed 3 July 2014

Yerba Buena center is the perfect place to spend a day with kids! There's an ice skating rink, bowling alley, creativity museum, enclosed carousel, outdoor cafe and fabulous play area. It's got more than enough to do in a day, or a weekend, and is clean and well maintained. Lots of fun for kids and grown-ups alike!

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 17 January 2014

I went skating at Yerba Buena with my co-workers last December. The rink is sizeable and the skates are standard. We made sure to go mid-afternoon so the space wasn't crowded and we were free to stumble our way across the ice. The staff seemed bored but helped us when needed. If you're looking for standard, no-frills ice skating then... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2013

While strolling through the Verba Buena Gardens park, my grandson and I ran across this ice skating arena. He asked to go skating so checked it out. We were there at open skating time. Admission was $10 and skate rental $3. What a bargain. The area was well managed, clean and very reasonable.

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