Shell Lanes = Cheap Bowling in NYC


If you’re in the mood to go bowling, look no further than Shell Lanes – just about the cheapest bowling you’ll find in New York City!

Credits: jeffr

At $3.75 per game plus a $3.75 shoe rental fee on weekdays from 9am-5pm, you can’t beat Shell Lanes’ prices. Yes, this bowling alley is located outside of Manhattan and isn’t as classy looking as Bowlmor, Lucky Strike, or Chelsea Piers but if you’re on a budget and just have the urge to knock down some pins, jump on the F train to Avenue X to find Shell Lanes just a couple blocks away.

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If you’re a weekend early bird, Shell Lanes has unlimited bowling from 9am-12pm for just $18. But be sure to get there a little early to make sure you get a lane.

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Shell Lanes is also equipped with a bar, a small cafe, and a Pro Shop for you pros out there! You’re sure to have a good time at Shell Lanes. And when you’re done bowling, why not head over to Coney Island? It’s just a short subway ride away!

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For more information on Shell Lanes, check their website

written by jeffr on 2012-03-02 #places #brooklyn #bowling #location #nyc #new-york #urban-adventures #select-type-of-location #city-guides #nycg #shell-lanes


  1. mikeydavies
    mikeydavies ·

    this rocks. i want to fly over just for unlimited bowling. looks like proper lebowski style lanes too!

  2. jeffr
    jeffr ·

    @mikeydavies dude, YOU rock for reading my article! :)

  3. mikeydavies
    mikeydavies ·

    Love the pics too dude!

  4. mikeydavies
    mikeydavies ·

    Or should I say "the dude" (have you seen the big lebowski?) every time
    Something bowling related comes up i just can't help it!

  5. jeffr
    jeffr ·

    @mikeydavies thanks! and of course i've seen the big lebowski DUDE!

  6. mikeydavies
    mikeydavies ·

    @jeffr well now you're my best friend olol

  7. kneehigh85
    kneehigh85 ·

    I wish I had known you last year when I went to NYC!!!

  8. jeffr
    jeffr ·

    @kneehigh85 aw well you should come back!

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