Whether it’s just to unwind with colleagues after work or for that grand weekend play-off with friends, bowling alleys make for great options. While you do get to have fun scoring strikes and competing, most spaces also have other engaging games {hello arcade!} and quite a bit of food and drinks on offer, too. Enough to tempt you to stay on and make a day of it. So, get your game on and head to these bowling centres in the city for a fun day out.

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Amoeba

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Touted to be the country’s largest bowling destination, bluO’s entertainment concept brings together bowling, food, music and gaming. While experienced players try to knock down a few pins, newbies to the indoor sport have trainers to take you through it as well. While you take a break from the bowling, they have everything from finger food to pastas, pizzas and even good old Indian dishes to fuel up on. Head here on a Wednesday and you get to have a round of bowling at INR 109 {and a glass of beer at INR 109, too!}. You also get to pick from other highlights like a PlayStation, karaoke and a Platinum lounge {for private parties or functions}.

Where: 4th Floor, Orion Mall, Rajaji Nagar and 2nd Floor, Phoenix Marketcity, Whitefield Main Road, Mahadevapura

Price: INR 175 upwards per person for a game {INR 35 for shoe rental} at Orion Mall, INR 240 upwards at Phoenix Marketcity

Contact: +91 8861688800 {Orion Mall}, +91 9900069474 {Phoenix Marketcity}

Timings: 10.30am-11pm

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Amoeba

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While Amoeba does have a game arcade, a sports bar, a pool table and even a Dark House to spoil you for choice, make sure you gather your gang of friends and hit the lanes at their well-maintained, bowling centres {spread across different locations in the city}. Whether it’s for a fun session, or to challenge your friend to a game or two, the pocket-friendly options here will sort you out.

Find an Amoeba Sports Bar near you here.

Price: INR 200 upwards per person, for a game

Timings: 11am-11pm

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Blue Moustache

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A favourite with the Koramangala crowd, Blue Moustache’s special offers are enough to tempt you to try your hand at bowling, even if you aren’t a fan otherwise. On Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays, you get a glass of beer on the house, for two back to back games of bowling. Look out for the Acoustic Nights on Saturdays, Karaoke Nights over the weekends and live acts every now and then. And, if beer isn’t enough to keep you going, there’s plenty of grub to load up on to celebrate a strike.

Where: 116, 80 Feet Rd, Koramangala 7th Block

Price: INR 150 upwards per person for a game

Contact: +91 9880072617

Timings: 11am-11.30pm

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Go Bowling

Great music and complimentary drinks are what you can look forward to while you knock down ten pins at this bowling centre, located in the Entertainment Zone in Gopalan malls across the city.

Find a Gopalan Mall near you here.

Price: INR 150 upwards per person for a game

Timings: 11am-11pm

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Play Arena

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Play Arena’s bowling alley is where you can while away your time if you aren’t up for their adrenaline pumping and action-packed options like go karting or paintball. With four lanes, quality shoes and bowling balls for all sizes, the Brunswick alley here is great for those who are pros at the game as well as first-time players.

Where: 75, Central Jail Road, opposite Silverwood Regency Apartments, Kasavanahalli

Price: INR 180 upwards per person for a game

Contact: +91 9900099911 or e-mail info@playarena.in

Timings: 10.30am-10pm

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Smaaash

How would this interactive entertainment zone be complete without a space for bowling? And, taking your experience up a notch, they have a UV-lit bowling alley, too! Once you’re done scoring a few strikes, do check out their simulator games and the Oculus Rift enhanced games. End your trip here with some short eats and a drink or two at their lounge area.

Where: Smaash, 2nd Floor, 1 MG – Lido Mall, Trinity Circle, MG Road

Price: INR 225 upwards per person for a game

Contact: 080 25066900

Timings: Sunday-Thursday from 11am-11pm, Fridays and Saturdays from 11am-1am

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 Fun Unlimited

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Located in Elements Mall, this family entertainment space has a spacious bowling alley, ideal for all the office-goers in the area to unwind {read, let off some steam!}.

Where: Elements Mall, Nagawara Junction, Manayata Tech Park, Thanisandra 100 Feet Main Road

Price: INR 150 upwards per person for a game

Contact: +91 9820551252

Timings: 11am-11pm

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Featured image via: Blue Moustache