Top 5 Places To Go For Bowling In Mumbai
Over a decade ago, when gaming really started to pick up in India, bowling was the hottest trend. Now, bowling alleys across the country have become more modern and their popularity has only soared. Whether you are a school or college student or a working professional, a game of bowling can help you freshen up instantly.
Bowling as an activity is open for different age groups as well. So even if you are planning to go for a family outing, bowling could be a great unconventional choice. If you’re looking to go out for bowling with your friends and family in Mumbai, here are the best bowling alleys you should check out:
This bowling alley in Kurla also features a sports bar where you can eat and drink to your heart’s content after challenging your friends at bowling. Their bowling alley is huge, well-maintained and the price is quite affordable too. On a weekday, you can finish a session of bowling for Rs 230. Amoeba goes beyond bowling and also offers a range of video games and arcade games. Their simulator machines and bumper cars will definitely keep you occupied for hours!
Where: F-33,34, Phoenix Marketcity, LBS Rd, Kamani, Kurla West, Kurla, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400070
2) Fun City
If you live in Mumbai’s eastern suburbs and are always complaining about the lack of happening places around you, Fun City is here to prove you wrong. Fun City located in Thane’s Viviana Mall has 10 bowling alleys and is known to regularly host bowling competitions and other events. Each bowling session at Fun City can cost anywhere between 220-400 Rs.
Where: Eastern Express Hwy, Laxmi Nagar, Thane West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400610
One of the best gaming centers in Mumbai, Smaaash has an exhilarating vibe that is absolutely infectious.With a bowling alley, jungle safari, indoor cricket park,paintball arena, go-kart, trampoline park and more nestled under one roof, Smaaash will really bring out the child in you. Compared to other bowling alleys, the rates at Smaaash are steeper but they also provide an experience that is unlike the others. Their UV-lit bowling alleys add a dash of glamor to all bowling games.
Where: Gate No. 4, Kamala Mills Compound, Lower Parel
4) Play Park
At Play Park in Vile Parle, you can spend a whole day shifting between pool, bowling, and PS4 games. Situated in Prime Mall, there are a ton of eating and shopping options near it as well. If you live in the western suburbs and are looking to plan a fun gaming session with your friends, Play Park can be a good option. Their rates are cheaper compared to all the other bowling alleys, but do not expect a grand ambience there.
Where: Prime Mall, Shop no.L1, Irla Rd, Vile Parle West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400056
Another option for gaming geeks in Mumbai, Timezone has more than five branches in different neighborhoods of Mumbai. Bowling is the main attraction there, but you can also take your lil ones along. They have arcade and video games for children as well as adults. If you are lucky, you could also end up winning a few prizes there!
Where: Time Zone, Inorbit Mall, Link Road, Malad West, Inorbit Road, Goregaon West
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