How many strikes can you get in a bowling game? Grab your bowling bowl and head to one of these bowling alleys around Boston – each one is a recipient of a 2014 Family Favorite Award, presented in our annual Best of the Best issue.

The Top 5:

The Drome – Acton

Boston Bowl – Multiple Locations

Ficco’s Bowladrome – Franklin

Kings – Multiple Locations

Lanes and Games – Cambridge

The Winner:


This isn’t your typical neighborhood bowling alley.  Grab your ball and bowl in Kings’ upscale and “retro” atmosphere. Enjoy delicious food prepared by their chefs, play arcade games and can even host your child’s next birthday party at one of their locations.

Has your child gone bowling at one of these Massachusetts locations? We’d love to hear from you! Share your thoughts in our comments section.  

And don’t forget to read the entire digital version of Best of the Best, which features even more places to go, shop, dine, stay and play around Boston and in Massachusetts. Join us as we celebrate all of our Family Favorite Award winners by following this link here