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MFA Bowl Leeds

13 Merrion Way | Merrion Centre, Leeds LS2 8BT, England
+44 113 242 0883
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Great Venue

Arrived at 10.30pm a little for bowling, was greeted by a lovely young man named Andy, he was... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
via mobile
Bowling heaven

Really like coming to bowl here, loads of lanes available, good facilities, bar available and... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
via mobile
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Leeds MFA bowling centre has been around since the 1960's where it was once the biggest bowling centre on one level in Europe. The centre has hosted many prestige tournaments over the years and has a long running affiliation with bowling leagues ranging form the YBC (Youth Bowling Club) to the Seniors who bowl here every Friday. The centre has changed hands over the years and now is owned by MFA Bowl since 2011. We have only just installed the latest craze from Italy, FootBowl. We have the exclusive rights and Leeds has the very first one.
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good11%
  • Average13%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible42%
Travellers talk about
“arcade games” (4 reviews)
“pool table” (2 reviews)
“great laugh” (2 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
13 Merrion Way | Merrion Centre, Leeds LS2 8BT, England
+44 113 242 0883
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 10.30pm a little for bowling, was greeted by a lovely young man named Andy, he was extremely accommodating and made us feel very welcome, the bowling alley itself was very well kept, lots of activities for all age ranges, the gentleman behind the...More

Thank lcarden95
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Really like coming to bowl here, loads of lanes available, good facilities, bar available and loads of arcade games to relax and enjoy!! Worth a visit

Thank bobbg_g
Reviewed 3 May 2017

This is nothing out of the ordinary in terms of your bowling experience however you get what you pay for! For a student it was £2.99 a game so not too shabby. The pins kept knocking themselves over and it smelt a bit like grease...More

Thank Joy C
Reviewed 29 April 2017

It's just a shame this place can't invest money in to updating and repairing the lanes. Many of the times the correct number of pins were not replaced during my game. The computer systems are run down and out of date. Hollywood bowl is more...More

Thank Jonathan D
Reviewed 24 April 2017

The single greatest bowling experience of my life. Lots of different balls which is great for people with different size hands. Rooney.

2  Thank Wayne N
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I went with a group of 5 and after booking for 19:30, I rang to let them know we were going to be late and they were very understanding. I'm not going to lie, the place really needs a good spruce-up; the barriers on the...More

Thank Beth W
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This place is seriously in need of some work. We bowled on Sunday evening when the venue was half empty, and there were not enough balls even for the few people who were there. My mum wasn't able to find any balls light enough for...More

Thank Ellie B
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Place is untidy. Lane 1 barriers up and floor being replaced. Lane 2 broke down 6 times when we used it. Didn't get to finish our second game as a result of all the time delays. Children lost interest as a result. Waste of time

Thank ioan s
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

The place is awful and unclean. Horrible atmosphere and they have to be the worst bowling alleys I have ever used. The pins fly everywhere, they have slopes in the floor purposely for you to lose and the alleys are mostly broken and in maintenance....More

Thank Abi O
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We booked online for Staff party. Arrived early to make sure we (the bosses) were there. We went to the bar (cash only) and listened to 4 members of staff swearing and shouting at each other in an almost threatening manner. And this wasn't in...More

1  Thank Graham W
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