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AMF Southshore Lanes

300 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-6230
+1 510-523-6767
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Facility is fine but customer service is horrific

I've been bowling at this location several times with my kids. The physical facility is fine- the... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
SFdadof2
Family fun

I bowled there for many years then it recently was renovated with new floors and a face lift as... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2016
Brad S
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Stockton, California
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good27%
  • Average37%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
4 Sep 2017
“Facility is fine but customer service is horrific”
21 Apr 2016
“Family fun”
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300 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-6230
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+1 510-523-6767
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

I've been bowling at this location several times with my kids. The physical facility is fine- the lanes work and there are lots of flashy lights and other bells and whistles to keep the kids happy. The customer service, however, is so bad that I'm...More

Thank SFdadof2
Reviewed 22 April 2016

I bowled there for many years then it recently was renovated with new floors and a face lift as well. This location host some big torments and brings in a lot of money for this tiny town of Alameda.

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Good quality bowling lanes and decent refreshments. Easy parking. But the crowd can be a bit unpredictable. A couple of years ago there was a shooting outside the back door. It's not inconceivable that a fight can break out inside.

Thank 7,268
Reviewed 18 January 2015

I attended a bowling party Saturday, January 17, 2015 and I was very un-happy with how the bowling alley is run. I observed two young men playing on scooters in the approach area, stopping others from bowling, someone continued walking on the lanes, very young...More

Thank Juanita W
Reviewed 20 November 2014

We are from New England, but mid-westerners at heart when it comes to bowling. We are surrounded by candlepin bowling, which, in some opinions, is not real bowling. So when we visited our family in Alameda and discovered this place (within walking distance) we were...More

Thank moongazer849
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Whenever the family wants to be completive or wants to indulge in a fun sport....it would be bowling! We make up teams... Oldsters vs youngsters or guys vs gals or Couples vs couples. We would laugh, tease, taunt or yell! Good family FUN!!

Thank Rose L
Reviewed 13 September 2014

I am a advance street player since 1970,s when around Alameda I stop and shoot pool here during the day, fair price with $20.00 deposit for their billiard balls, regulation billiard tables need repair bumpers old and dead rebounds, some rip damaged felt, all have...More

Thank richard l
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Every few years we go with friends or take the office for a fun out of office bonding experience. Pin Star for a day! Just don't throw out that back or shoulder!

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 24 August 2012

I have taken my children here at least 15 times this summer for the free bowling program and the AMF Southshore Lanes has always been clean and the staff are friendly and helpful. The restrooms need repair but they are functional for the few times...More

Thank 1MidwestMama
Reviewed 16 July 2012

On league night, the crowd can be a bit rough. A couple years ago there was a shooting outside the east door. Nightly there are drunks in the parking lot blasting music and yelling. As for the bowling ally part, it's like any other.

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