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Best Bowling in the Inland Empire


An all-weather sport, bowling is one of America's most popular games. Bowling alleys are everywhere in the Inland Empire. From ones offering bumpers to those offering specialty cocktails, we've rounded up the best ones for any situation!


Arlington Lanes
7100 Arlington Ave
Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 688-2695

Family owned and operated, the 42,000 square foot Arlington Lanes bowling alley has been open since 1986 and has been voted "Most Favorite Bowling Center in the Inland Empire" by the Press Enterprise. Welcoming new and experienced bowlers, the bowling alley features 40 synthetic lanes which are open daily for open bowling play, or you can create or join a league for group bowling fun. Need a break from bowling? Arlington Lanes offers arcade games that are some of the best in town. When you get hungry, the snack bar offers quality homemade food from fresh pizzas to wraps and more. For adults, a bar including bottled and draft beer (Stella, Corona, MGD, Miller Lite, Budlight, Coors, Pabst and others), wine and mixed drinks is on hand too. Favorite mixed drinks include a down home punch, long island, bahama mama and many others.


Brunswick Zone Upland
451 West Foothill Boulevard
Upland, CA 91786
(909) 946-7006

Brunswick Bowling is family fun at its best. As a nationwide chain, Brunswick offers several locations in the Inland Empire, including Upland, Fontana, and elsewhere.The Upland location offers 40 bowling lanes featuring state of the art scoring on new widescreen monitors, updated furniture, party and event rooms, a lounge and a pro shop. In addition, daily specials, friendly service and atmosphere making it a family favorite. Aside from bowling, the alley offers billiards, video games, food, beverages and more, meaning there's literally something for everyone here.


AMF Arrowhead Lanes
299 W Orange Show Rd
San Bernardino, CA 92408
(909) 889-0355

With locations across the country, AMF is a nationally recognized brand of bowling alleys and has been a leader in bowling since 1946. AMF Arrowhead Lanes, their Inland Empire location, is open every day of the week, and offers traditional bowling on 32 lanes. With a separate bar and grill area, bowlers can relax and watch sports on their flat screen TV's, or try their hand on a game of pool in the billiard room too.


Rim Bowling and Entertainment Center
23991 Lake Dr
Crestline, CA 92325
(909) 338-5550

Rim Bowling and Entertainment Center is a family fun destination offering great entertainment, great food, and much more. With state of the art scoring systems, party rooms, fundraiser and corporate party packages, snack bar and friendly service you couldn't ask for anything more. This location is open every day of the week, but on Saturday they offer 'Glow Bowling' where the lights go down and colors light the space to make for a great time!


Del Rosa Lanes
1499 E Highland Ave
San Bernardino, CA 92404
(909) 886-4675

Open since 1961, San Bernardino's Del Rosa Lanes is a clean, family friendly bowling alley open 7 days a week. With affordable pricing and great service, it's not the most hi-tech bowling alley, but customers rave about the great bowling on 32 lanes, terrific arcade for kids, party rooms, a great cocktail lounge, and snack bar. The Del Rosa Lanes offers bumper bowling for kids too.

Desiree Eaglin is wondering why bowling shoes look a whole lot like clown shoes. She blogs at Sarcastic, Funny and Brutally Honest. You can find her on Twitter too.
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