Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes

Description

For something a little different in London, check out retro Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes. From 12pm everyday you can hire one of their 8 cool bowling lanes. With all the cool quirks of a USA bowling alley from the 50s, there's not only bowling on offer here! Take a seat at their bar for one of their famous cocktails or shakes and 16 beers on Tap, book out a booth for dinner or get a group together and choose from their 5 awesome karaoke rooms for your party. From Thursday to Saturday nights you will find late-night DJ sessions or live bands grace the stage for you to dance the night away to; hardly what you would expect to find in 10 pin bowling lanes!

The bar is open to those non-bowlers wanting a drink; choose from the extensive spirit, wine, cocktail and champagne list. They even support the local breweries with their draft beer on tap, alongside an exclusive range including; Bitburger (Germany) and Lagunitas (USA). After you've worked up an appetite on the lanes, their classic American diner is the place to head for Ray's 26" pizzas or a yummy Strike Burger.

Another great feature if you're looking for over 50 people private party, is the bookable Bloomsbury Lanes' Kingpin Suite, complete with 5 bowling lanes, ping-pong table, its  own bar and stage. So, for corporate events to impress and parties looking to change from the usual bar experience, Bloomsbury Lanes bar is not your typical London party bar; a cool combination of a night at the retro bowling alley with the added edge of being at a live music venue with DJs and bands. This is an all-in-one night out with dinner, bowling, karaoke, DJ's and music all on offer.

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Afrobowl
London's only and No.1 Afrobeats Bowling party is back with Afro Bowl! This one is for the CULTURE ✊🏿 Live Entertainment, Arcade Games,Dance…

Sat, 19th Jun 2021 @ 21:00 - 3:00

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The Bowl
A Covid-19 friendly hangout taking place every Friday, at The Bloomsbury Lanes, from 6pm - Midnight, with HipHop, R&B and Urban?music…

Every Friday

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Faded N’ Bowl
Faded Refund Guarantee: If this event is cancelled or rescheduled due to changing covid restrictions, you will be eligible for a full refund…

Sat, 3rd Jul 2021 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

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Faded N’ Bowl
Faded Refund Guarantee: If this event is cancelled or rescheduled due to changing covid restrictions, you will be eligible for a full refund…

Sat, 10th Jul 2021 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

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I love the 80s/90s/00s
I love the 80s/90s/00s has been selling out venues in London for well over a decade and we continue to put the fun back into your weekend with…

Sat, 31st Jul 2021 @ 21:00 - 3:00

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Faded N’ Bowl
Faded takeover Bloomsbury Lanes for a club night with a twist. Enjoy pizza, karaoke and bowling as our DJs mix up the hottest Hip Hop, RnB, Afrobeats…

Sat, 7th Aug 2021 @ multiple start times (see ticket info)

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Afrobowl
London's only and No.1 Afrobeats Bowling party is back with Afro Bowl! This one is for the CULTURE ✊🏿 Live Entertainment, Arcade Games,Dance…

Sat, 21st Aug 2021 @ 21:00 - 3:00

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I love the 80s/90s/00s
I love the 80s/90s/00s has been selling out venues in London for well over a decade and we continue to put the fun back into your weekend with…

Sat, 25th Sep 2021 @ 21:00 - 3:00

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I love the 80s/90s/00s
I love the 80s/90s/00s has been selling out venues in London for well over a decade and we continue to put the fun back into your weekend with…

Sat, 27th Nov 2021 @ 21:00 - 3:00

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Vouchers

Gift Voucher
£5 - £100

Info

  • Christmas Lunch, Christmas Dinner, Themed Christmas
  • Dance floor
  • Wheelchair Access, Disabled Toilets
  • May vary depending on event
  • None

Hours

Day Open Close Notes
Monday 12:00 0:00
Tuesday 12:00 0:00
Wednesday 12:00 0:00
Thursday 12:00 0:00
Friday 12:00 1:00
Saturday 12:00 1:00
Sunday 12:00 0:00

Special opening hours

Day Open Close Notes
Saturday 25th December 2021 12:00 3:00
Sunday 26th December 2021 - -
Friday 24th December 2021 - -
Saturday 1st January 2022 - -

Location

Address

Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes, Lower Level, Tavistock Hotel, Bedford Way, WC1H 9EU

Area

Kings Cross

Nearest Station

Russell Square (Tube)

Menus

  • Cuisines

    This venue serves American and Burgers food.

  • A word from the chef:

    Fine American food is served in the bar, diner or to your lanes. The eclectic menu includes the enduringly popular Strike Burger (voted the 2nd Best Burger in London), a selection of Famous Ray’s Pizzas and light vegetarian options.

Private Hire

Name Type Capacity
Seated
Capacity
Standing
Cost Min spend
Midweek*
Min spend
Weekend*
0 0 - - -

* The minimum spends are a guideline only and vary according to the day and time of the year.

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Our Review

Mind In The Gutter: We Took A Bowl At The Bloomsbury Lanes

Mind In The Gutter: We Took A Bowl At The Bloomsbury Lanes

Descending the stairs to the main space of the Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes you’ll soon realise that you are a world away from the slush-puppy-stained floor of the Streatham Megabowl (may it rest in peace). A neon-lit hub of bowling, karaoke, ping pong and comfort dining, it’s also one of Tavistock Square…


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