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Kingpin Crown

8 Whiteman St, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
+61 13 26 95
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Very disorganized and worst customer service

Our team of around 30 people tried to book a team event here. They confirmed it and then cancelled... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maalav S
Disorganised and Overbooked

We booked for 10 people weeks in advance for a birthday celebration and we arrived just before 5... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Dale H
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Kingpin Crown has undergone a regal makeover and is now officially reopened. Occupying one of the most sought-after spots in the Southbank area, Kingpin has rolled out 4 purpose-built spaces, each more decadent than the last. Show up alone, with a date, with your crew, or book a private space for your entire entourage. Between The Hub, Room300, Pins Royale and Playtime - Australia’s biggest amusement arcade - you’re in for the royal treatment, no matter how you roll. Are you with us?
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  • Average5%
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1 week ago
“Very disorganized and worst customer service”
10 Jun 2017
“Disorganised and Overbooked”
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 02:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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8 Whiteman St, Melbourne, Victoria 3006, Australia
Southbank
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+61 13 26 95
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our team of around 30 people tried to book a team event here. They confirmed it and then cancelled our booking saying they have got a bigger and better booking on the same day. It has got worst customer service. They are not organised at...More

1  Thank Maalav S
Josh B, Manager at Kingpin Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Maalav, We are sorry to hear bout this bad experience in our venue, feel free to reach out via Facebook if you would like to get in contact with us. Thanks

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We booked for 10 people weeks in advance for a birthday celebration and we arrived just before 5 for a 5pm booking. We told the desk our group was there and waited by the bar for them to come and issue us lanes and shoes....More

Thank Dale H
Josh B, Manager at Kingpin Crown, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Hi Dale, We are very sorry to hear about this bad experience in our venue and we will take on your feedback to ensure these issues are addressed. Thanks

Reviewed 10 April 2017

Renovation works looks amazing;hub menu was wonderful (new york cheeseburger and super food salad); service was great - bowling under the white curtain ceiling was unlike any other experience ever! DIdnt get to the arcade but will be back!

Thank sgoldburn117pw
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Kingpin Crown has undergone a huge renovation project and is now a world class entertainment centre. We have twelve bowling lanes, more than 170 brand new arcade games, a totally revamped Laser tag arena, a top quality restaurant with amazing food, three high quality bars...More

Thank liammacgilp
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

They've renovated since our last visit here and it's now absolutely amazing! All the latest equipment, really classy venue now.

Thank VickyT_TravelBug
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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Went here for 2 games at 8pm on a Saturday night. Got there 15 min early as requested and was told the lane wasn't ready and to come back in 20 mins, which was fine. We got back and then got our shoes and waited...More

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Reviewed 20 January 2016

Can't beat a bit of ten-pin bowling -- it evokes childhood memories and brings out the competitor in me. We decided to have a couple games during the hottest part of the day as a way to cool off. Two days later, it was raining,...More

Thank aprilinsydney
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Great night out bowling with friends. I love that you can have a few drinks here and that they aren't ludicrously expensive. Its also great that you can purchase a pair of socks for only $5 if like us, you have been wearing thongs all...More

Thank Danielle A
Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

Cool bowling alley with bar and food. Great appearance and the set up Meant it was not too noisy with segregated bowling areas. Staff were friendly and helpful but could do with cleaning up after patrons when they leave. We had empties and wet tables...More

1  Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 28 July 2015

Great Bowling Lounge! Lots of fun for friends and families! Bar was good with a great range, however they didn't have any mint on a Wednesday night which was weird and limited the actual available choices. Fun environment & lovely staff

Thank Alice R
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