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Big Al's Bowling

16615 SE 18th St, Vancouver, WA 98683-3595
+1 360-944-6118
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Broken games, over priced, waste of time

Kids were more upset and frustrated than anything. Broken down games, some games over $3.00, adds... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Vancouver, Washington
Great place to watch sports, bowl, let the kids run around the arcade

I live across the street, and Big Al's was one of the things that drew me to the area. It's always... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2017
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  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
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“sports bar” (12 reviews)
“arcade games” (4 reviews)
“family fun” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 23:15
16615 SE 18th St, Vancouver, WA 98683-3595
+1 360-944-6118
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Reviewed 6 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
Reviewed 12 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
Reviewed 25 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
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
Reviewed 2 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 oddwhistle
Reviewed 22 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
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Not a enjoyable place treated Rudely by manager and call corporate and they were unable concerned bout staffs behavior and my husband and I at the point were asked not to come back.. that's no problem won't be back and would not recommend this sports...More

Thank Dawn D
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I don't expect world class food, but what they had was decent. The bowling was fun, but the lanes had technical issues. It's a fun hangout. I recommend this for a fun outing.

Thank Armchair C
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I went to Big Al's for the first time. My first impression was, wow this place looks HUGE inside. The next thing I noticed was how noisy and loud it was inside Big Al's. You have loud music. Loud sounds from the Arcade Center. The...More

Thank RSNN
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Big Al's in Vancouver has many different aspects to appeal to singles and families. The main attraction is their bowling center and game area--both are magnets for young children especially during the summer. Kids bowl for free during the summer which is a great incentive...More

Thank Steve V
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