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Big Al's Bowling

16615 SE 18th St, Vancouver, WA 98683-3595
+1 360-944-6118
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A Fun Night Out!

This place is amazing! The ambiance, the staff, the activities available! I had the best time... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
MichelleTS
,
Shelton, Washington
Great family activity!

Thanks to the kids bowl free program, your kids can bowl for free (you pay for shoe rental) and it... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
thegoaliegirl
,
Vancouver, Washington
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“arcade games” (5 reviews)
“free program” (2 reviews)
“all ages” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 am - 12:15 am
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16615 SE 18th St, Vancouver, WA 98683-3595
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+1 360-944-6118
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

This place is amazing! The ambiance, the staff, the activities available! I had the best time celebrating my sisters birthday here. We felt very welcomed by the staff. Savannah, who was helping us in the arcade/prize area was wonderful! She was charming, friendly, and very...More

Thank MichelleTS
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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Thanks to the kids bowl free program, your kids can bowl for free (you pay for shoe rental) and it is affordable for adults as well. The ramps mean that even your littlest Walking child can participate! There are arcade games, so be prepared for...More

Thank thegoaliegirl
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

After a week of taking teenagers around to see the natural side of Portland Big Al's was a nice change of pace. Bowling and a large arcade with 2 bar areas for the adults.

Thank Molly B
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

This place is awesome! Bowling, arcade, full bar, and sports on tv. This place is great for people of all ages. Also, I was very impressed with the staff. We were met at the door and escorted inside to the front desk.

Thank 12Forrest12
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

Kids were more upset and frustrated than anything. Broken down games, some games over $3.00, adds up quick with two wee ones.....

Thank afoxusa
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

I live across the street, and Big Al's was one of the things that drew me to the area. It's always high-energy, the food is really good for a "sports-themed" place.

Thank R C
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

My young family has been visiting the bowling alley for a few years now and it is just as fun and clean as the day it opened. We highly recommend.

Thank Mayhew L
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Reviewed 3 January 2017

Hosted a family birthday on New Years Day and was overwhelmed by the food, service, and fun. The food was amazing; well beyond what we expected from a 'bowling alley'; he catering staff even accommodated our gluten free requests. The host of the event was...More

Thank Andrew W
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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great Idea, execution was off. While the staff was friendly enough the arcade needed some help. A number of the better arcade games were "temporarily unavailable" all night long. Had I known that I wouldn't have got the unlimited arcade. While the unlimited bowling was...More

Thank strangesoundsak
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

This place has so much fun stuff to do for people of all ages! There is of course bowling which is the main attraction. Aside from that they have a huge arcade, a bar, a restaurant, and tons and tons of TVs! My family had...More

Thank Michael M
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
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