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Tenpin Bowling Colchester

Cowdray Avenue, Colchester CO1 1YH, England
+44 871 221 0000
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First time here and loved it

We visited friends in Colchester yesterday and thought we would take them all bowling. We did think... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Tanya19792014
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Andover, United Kingdom
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Good venue and friendly staff

Visited on a Thursday evening. I have been a few times, and notice that they are always way under... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2017
PoshNosh2011
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London, United Kingdom
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Cowdray Avenue, Colchester CO1 1YH, England
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We visited friends in Colchester yesterday and thought we would take them all bowling. We did think it would be very busy as it's a Saturday night but we were seen and given a lane and shoes very quickly. Staff were friendly and not bad...More

Thank Tanya19792014
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Visited on a Thursday evening. I have been a few times, and notice that they are always way under staffed, but that doesn't stop them from being super helpful and friendly. The lanes are fun and reliable. The gaming area is nice for the children...More

Thank PoshNosh2011
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

As a family we have visited here many times. The staff are always helpful and friendly. This was an evening visit. As always the staff were great. You are not required to change your shoes if yours are flat and suitable. Alcoholic, soft drinks ,...More

Thank Debn67
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here for date night with my partner, we've been loads of times before and always enjoy it. We didn't book but they had lanes available even though it was super busy! Unfortunately the selection of balls for our Lane was pretty poor which is...More

Thank Stacey S
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

We decided to go bowling for an hour or so before heading into town for dinner. Managed to get 25% off which is standard on a Friday which was great! Had a couple of games, staff were helpful and reasonably polite. Toilets however are a...More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We always come on Tuesdays as it's half price and half price drinks. There were 3 adults and 3 kids under 3 years old. They love it, was good when the lights went off. we decided to eat here as well. I went to order...More

Thank sjayne89
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Don't know what everyone is moaning about! Been here loads of times and think it's a great and the kids love it! Yes it is pricey but would pay it again if it means everyone has fun! There are loads of deals anyway if you...More

Thank aimee333mad
Reviewed 5 September 2016

1 adult - 2 kids costs just shy of £20 for 1 game, NO weekend deals offered. The venue is good, the staff were excellent. The time I visited at 11 it was very quiet but the staff asked if everything was ok and whether...More

Thank dave12312
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Came here for 2 games with family. What a disaster, several times the balls got stuck and wouldn't come back. The lane completely shut down in the middle of a game and the screen we had to look at was completely fuzzy, all I got...More

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I went here with my partner over the weekend just gone, and it was somewhere we had never gone to bowl before. We got parked up in the leisure park where it's situated, and it was very difficult to find at first, because it's right...More

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Nanno2014
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Response from Tanya19792014 | Reviewed this property |
Big car park right in front of the bowling no problems with getting a space,
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