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Sunset Bowling Lanes

1304 N State Highway 123, San Marcos, TX 78666-7855
+1 512-396-2334
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Retro bowling

This quaint little establishment has kept it's original style. Nothing new, but it has its charms... read more

Reviewed September 13, 2017
Tarica C
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Leander, Texas
via mobile
Great place

A couple of games with the family was made fun due to the attention and service that was provided... read more

Reviewed August 5, 2017
Nattienat28
via mobile
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good16%
  • Average33%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
13 Sep 2017
“Retro bowling ”
5 Aug 2017
“Great place ”
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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1304 N State Highway 123, San Marcos, TX 78666-7855
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+1 512-396-2334
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Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

This quaint little establishment has kept it's original style. Nothing new, but it has its charms. Hot food is served at the grill, a small arcade room, and a juke box hangs on the wall ready for a selection of tunes to be chosen.

Thank Tarica C
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Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

A couple of games with the family was made fun due to the attention and service that was provided by the staff. An older setting, but everything worked and we felt well taken care of.

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Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Bowled 2 games between 5 of us. Lanes are decent and its cheap. Has food and beer available for purchase. Usually busy during weekends, so get there early or expect a wait

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Reviewed March 13, 2016

Worst approach I've ever bowled on, my shoes stuck more than slid regardless of how I changed up my approach or cleaned off the soles. No one bothered to ask if they could clean the floor or move us to another lane in spite of...More

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Reviewed December 21, 2015 via mobile

There is nothing fancy about this place! It's dated, but not horrible. It was the only bowling ally we could find in the area, so that's where we ended up. If I really wanted to bowl in San Marcos again, I would go back, but...More

Thank Andrew D
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Reviewed April 22, 2015

This place is stuck in a weird place between very cool and kinda disgusting. Very cool because it is kind of like a trip back to the 70s, but it comes with all of the grime, smoke residue, and sweat of all of those years....More

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Reviewed April 21, 2015 via mobile

It's definitely a fun place!! The workers at the counter can sometimes come off agitated but I would too if I got told for the 500th time that day that the pin got stuck! Monday's are awesome cause it's only $1 and $4 for shoes...More

Thank tarahp90
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Reviewed January 16, 2015

A huge banner out front reads, "Now smoke free". That would have helped this place many, MANY, years ago, but the damage is done. This place looks like it's straight from @ 1977. That's not a bad thing, except it's seen some rough years since...More

Thank Chris B
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Reviewed December 9, 2014

I love getting burgers at Sunset because they are always served with a smile and are always freshly made to order and delicious. These are classic burger that are served with crisp fries or hot tater tots. Always add the season salt to the burger...More

Thank DSergi
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Reviewed March 12, 2014

I took two of the grandchildren bowling during Spring Break. Bowling is good--not weather dependent--as our weather is absolutely crazy from day to day! I didn't know the prices had gone up--3 people, two games + shoes = $31. Specials, I learned, were from 9...More

1  Thank NancyS2
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