Bowling is about much more than just the game. A new generation of vintage chic bowling alleys serving drinks, craft beer, and gourmet food have sprung up around the country and have become tourist attractions in their own right.
Here are some of Chicago's coolest bowling places.
Diversey River Bowl
Location: 2211 W Diversey Pkwy, Chicago, IL 60647
Contact No.: (773) 227-5800
This bowling center is an entertaining site for your next event, from kids' parties to party packages. Customized and computer-controlled digital and LED lighting fixtures and lights are found throughout this bowling alley. It also received consistent recognition from Chicago Magazine as the Best Bowling Alley from 2014 to 2016.
Location: 435 E Illinois St, Chicago, IL 60611
Contact No.: (312) 527-3010
With its opulent bowling lanes and bocce courts, this gaming establishment also serves Italian and American cuisine, all of which is prepared from scratch and includes gluten-free options. It can customize and deliver catering packages for gatherings or business occasions in addition to its indoor and outdoor dining alternatives.
Wrigleyville -1027 W Addison St, Chicago, IL 60613
Downtown - 322 E Illinois St, Chicago, IL 60611
Wrigleyville - (872) 206-6740
Downtown - (312) 245-8331
There's more to this place than bowling. Add loads of fun with its arcade games and dartboards that are also available for use. You can also feast your eyes with its collection of the original set design from The Big Lebowski movie.
Location: 1851 W Irving Park Rd, Chicago, IL 60613
Contact No.: (773) 549-9770
Nothing compares to the classics. Enjoy the old wood lanes with manual scoring at this bowling alley. An entire alley or group of lanes can be used for kids' events and adult gatherings.