Bowlmor’s newer Midtown West location boasts 50 lanes divided among seven NYC-themed rooms: enter the Times Square of the 1960s through a naughty storefront, or warm yourself by the cozy fireplaces in the Bethesda Fountain–inspired bowling suite. There’s also a great location at Chelsea Piers.
When you’re searching for things to do in winter, you can’t go wrong with this classic indoor pastime: bowling. NYC has plenty of alleys, including some of the city’s best bars with games, where you can attempt to facilitate the perfect strike. From funhouses like Bowlmor Lanes where you can play a bazillion arcade games to party venues like Brooklyn Bowl with its insanely delicious fried chicken, your options are endless. To make it a little bit easier, we’ve complied and ranked the best spots for you.