Bowling is a time-honoured family fun activity, and many alleys have incorporated glow or cosmic bowling nights, arcade games and great birthday party packages to draw in kids and parents alike. Roll a strike with our Guide to the Best Bowling in Toronto and the GTA!

The Ballroom
Downtown Toronto’s original entertainment centre, The Ballroom features over 23,000 square feet of bowling, games, music and food.
Where: 145 John Street, Toronto

Bowlerama Rexdale
Featuring 5-pin and 10-pin lanes, plus cosmic bowling and weekly specials.
Where: 115 Rexdale Blvd., Etobicoke

Danforth Bowl
This retro spot on the Danforth features 5-pin and 10-pin bowling, arcade games, a snack bar, and cosmic bowling on Friday and Saturday nights.
Where: 1554 Danforth Ave., Toronto

Kennedy Bowl
Kennedy Bowl features 10-pin lanes on “32 lanes of action”, cosmic bowling and is included in the Kids Bowl Free program.
Where: 2300 Lawrence Avenue East, Scarborough

Parkway Bowl
Offering 5-pin and 10-pin bowling, bowling leagues and birthday parties.
Where: 67 Ellesmere Rd, Scarborough

Planet Bowl
An affordable option for family bowling that also hosts bowling leagues and birthday parties.
Where: 5555 Eglinton Ave. West, Etobicoke

Playtime Bowl & Entertainment
The recently renovated Playtime features bowling, laser tag, pool tables and over 35 arcade games.
Where: 33 Samor Road, Toronto

Shamrock Bowl
Shamrock Bowl is a retro 12-lane bowling alley, the oldest and largest 5-pin bowling alley that still remains in Toronto.
Where: 280 Coxwell Avenue, Toronto

Bowlerama Barrie
Featuring 5-pin and 10-pin lanes, plus cosmic bowling and weekly specials.
Where: 320 Bayfield Street, Barrie

Bowlero Brampton
Offering serious bowling entertainment, Bowlero features 40 all-star lanes, billiards, an on-site pro shop, and an interactive arcade packed with the latest games.
Where: 50 Bramtree Court, Brampton

Bowling on Broadway Orangeville
“Orangeville’s Party & Event Destination” has bowling leagues, party packages, karaoke nights plus arcade and VR games
Where: 276 Broadway Ave, Orangeville

Markham Bowl
A one-stop entertainment centre that has been consistently voted the best bowling alley in Markham.
Where: U11B 5762 Highway 7, Markham

Splitsville Richmond Hill
Formerly named World Bowl, this state-of-the-art alley has 40 fully automated 10-pin bowling lanes.
Where: 9 East Wilmot St., Richmond Hill

Splitsville Woodbridge
Featuring 28 lanes, cosmic bowling, Playdium Lite Arcade, large redemption prize store, full service restaurant, bar and big screen TVs.
Where: 191 Marycroft Ave., Woodbridge

Classic Bowl Mississauga
This “classic” bowling alley has leagues and special events, and they’re also included in the Kids Bowl Free program.
Where: 3055 Dundas St West, Mississauga

Splitsville Hamilton
Featuring 34 lanes, state-of-the-art arcade, stage/live music, pool tables, full-service restaurant overlooking the lanes, and private party rooms.
Where: 1525 Stone Church Rd. E. Hamilton

Streetsville Bowl
This 5-pin alley hosts leagues, parties and fundraisers.
Where: 128 Queen St. South, Mississauga

Ajax Bowling Centre
Featuring 5-pin bowling, learn to bowl classes, leagues and parties, plus a snack bar.
Where: 172 Harwood Avenue South, Ajax

Leisure Bowling Lanes
Featuring evening “rock n’ bowl”, leagues and parties, plus weekly specials.
Where: 728 Champlain Ave., Oshawa

NEB’s Fun World
An indoor amusement centre located in Oshawa featuring 5-pin and 10-pin bowling, indoor playground, VR and more.
Where: 1300 Wilson Rd. North, Oshawa

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