Kingpin Darwin
Kingpin Darwin
3.5
Bowling AlleysGame & Entertainment Centres
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
About
Step out of the Darwin tropics and straight into Kingpin Darwin, where unparalleled excitement awaits. With 22 Bowling Lanes fitted with Bes-X technology, Kingpin Darwin promises a roaring good time for all. The Playtime Arcade, Table Tennis Tables, and Laser Tag Arena will have you ever-entertained, while the Karaoke Rooms and Fully Licensed Bar will ensure that both your heart and stomach are full. Full Venue Hire is also available at Kingpin Darwin for corporate parties and private events. Your search for fun places to go in Darwin, Australia need go no further. Head on over to Kingpin Darwin today.
Duration: More than 3 hours
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Ross W
2 contributions
July 2023 • Friends
We paid for the platinum package for our child’s 7th birthday & a bar tab for the adults. We planned it to a tee for timing etc. and we were extremely disappointed with the execution. There was only 1 party attendant instead of at least 2 promised & he was clearly overwhelmed with the 30 kids and several activities. To be fair the young fella did a great job under the circumstances. The food for the kids took 1.5 hrs to arrive after several prompts to the staff. The cake was pretty ordinary and they didn’t even bring plates or candles..Pretty poorly executed overall and for the price I would never do it again… The kids did Enjoy themselves albeit but the party took nearly 4 hrs in total and was shambolic & way more stressful than I had planned considering the amount we paid and planning with management.
Do yourself a favour & have the party at home. I would take my house getting trashed over dealing with this again..

Written 30 July 2023
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Mark H
South Hedland, Australia3 contributions
July 2023 • Family
Absolutely disgusting service from staff.
Waited over an hour for 3 hot dogs. Brushed off as if we were trash. Paid $165 for 3 ultimate holiday passes. No apology from staff.
I my opinion I will never return and also tell as many people how disappointed our experience was today.
Awfully disappointing as my kids and I were looking to have fun as we have done in the past. Excuses made were not as good as school kids saying the dog ate their homework.
Written 16 July 2023
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shihwei H
1 contribution
Oct 2022
I want to thank for Eze on the Saturday afternoon's birthday party.
he was very helpful. Guests and families are happy. also, my son has a great time.

Thank you so much. Eze
Written 17 October 2022
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Daniel H
1 contribution
Dec 2021 • Friends
For the money you pay to play ten pin in a group and the size of the place you would think the customer service would be a high standard… not…
Balls kept getting stuck behind pins, no technician onsite to fix. After every round we had to walk to the main counter and tell them our bowling balls were stuck. 5 min later they would fix it. This went on for 3 hrs for 2 games. We were patient but no apologies from staff.
They got the meals wrong after we waited 50min after ordering. More bowling balls stuck during this time.
There was only 5-6 staff members on for approx 200 people who were in Kingpin.
Hygiene was at an all time low, no one regularly picking up dishes, plates, glasses.
Toilets smelt like a horse trough. No sanitising of tables, equipment, balls etc.
Written 28 December 2021
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Todd C
3 contributions
Sept 2021 • Business
I put $45 on a play card didn't realise this place shuts at 22:00, ask for my money back after playing one game and they wouldn't refund the rest!, A closing in five minute call would be a suggestion the company should make before they rip people off!
Written 1 September 2021
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Jordan Mantors
1 contribution
Jan 2021
Best place in Darwin. you have to visit the place if you are in Darwin. staff are the best. amazing cocktails aswell
Written 4 January 2021
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Mr Shibuya
10 contributions
June 2020 • Friends
A good place for kids but the bowling balls are in terrible shape and need immediate replacement. Very few available too. The pool tables are a mess. Low quality to begin with but covered in rips. Again old, tired balls. A tiny selection of cues all of which are old and mostly damaged. They have a good selection of arcade games and prices are reasonable.
Written 29 June 2020
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Steve Iram
1 contribution
July 2019 • Couples
extremely busy but always something to do and lots of food available. we had a great time and the kids cant wait to come back
Written 22 July 2019
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rachiru
Gove, Australia124 contributions
July 2019
We took a group of kids to Kingpin over the weekend. We purchased the 3 activities pass and whilst not much value to it when you do the sums, the kids had a great time. Great set up with a fully serviced bar and good food.
The kids loved it.
Written 3 July 2019
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Fatman Reviews
Devonport, Australia75 contributions
June 2019 • Family
We bowled we ate fantastic food we had cocktails we played laser tag . Kids and big kids alike loved it just a great must do attraction
Written 9 June 2019
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Kingpin Darwin is open:
  • Sun - Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Mon - Wed 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Thu - Fri 10:00 am - 12:00 am
  • Sat - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am