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Parkway Lanes

  Name: Parkway Lanes  
  Address: 200 US 46 East  
  City: Elmwood Park  
  State: NJ  
  Zip: 07407  
  Phone: (201) 791-4680  
  Hours: 10AM until Closing  
  E-Mail: webmaster@parkwaylanesnj.com  
  Website: www.parkwaylanesnj.com  
  Lanes: 36  
  Lane Type: Synthetic  
  Pro Shop: Yes  
  Food: Snack Bar  
  Comments: Parkway lanes is a fun, family oriented bowling facility in Bergen County, New Jersey.  
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Comment Date: 11/13/2017 Name: Here we go again
Place is functioning

Comment Date: 10/12/2017 Name: Anonymous
Have to admit improvements are shaping up

Comment Date: 3/2/2017 Name: Anonymous
Don't bring anything of value in there and put your wallet in your front pocket during open bowling The "New Place" miss Kathy and George !

Comment Date: 1/23/2017 Name: Anonymous
How is the "New" place, haven't been there

Comment Date: 4/10/2016 Name: Dennis
To Joe S. about the snack bar food, you must have not been there between 2009 and 2011 when we ran the snack bar, we put out a great product, not expensive and many homemade items cooked my my wife Barbara. Moved out west in 2011, miss making people happy

Comment Date: 2/23/2016 Name: Here we go Again
See this comment Comment Date: 9/27/2010 Name: Marty V. can I get that angus burger now?

Comment Date: 4/1/2015 Name: Joe s
Bowled here in the 80's and 90's came in a few weeks ago the place looked great they've done a great job. The only thing I missed was when Brian, Susan, and their son Bobby used to have the snack bar the food was amazing back then.

Comment Date: 3/3/2015 Name: Anonymous
This bowling alley is great. Clean, friendly and prompt service. They even have a special unit for toddlers to use to help them bowl. My son had a blast. Definitely kid friendly. we came for a birthday and had a blast. They even catered all food in house. The food was great and set up professionally. I would recommend this place and we will come back.

Comment Date: 3/2/2015 Name: Gina
I had a birthday party Sunday 3/1/15. This was the best party we have had in a long time. Everyone had fun we had people that had fun bowling, playing Air Hockey, Arcade Games and pool Something for everyone. The food was amazing better then some catered events.We are getting so many compliments on the party. Everyone had a great time and all of the staff was so kind and helpful. Marty thank you for helping me put together this awesome party can't thank you enough.

Comment Date: 7/11/2014 Name: Anonymous
Marty...great guy...great guy

Comment Date: 7/2/2014 Name: V.S
The bartender at this bowling alley is fantastic. Unlike other places were you have to wait ten mins for a drink, this guy takes care of you on the spot. Also, the owner of the place does a great job making sure everyone is enjoying their time there. Best place to go bowling in north nj.

Comment Date: 7/2/2014 Name: J.S
One of the cleanest and best priced bowling alleys in nj. The deals are fantastic and the workers maintain the place very well. If your in this area I definitely recommend going to this bowling alley.

Comment Date: 7/2/2014 Name: M.S
Amazing place to bowl at. The deals are great and the people that work at the place are awesome. We went for a friends birthday and didn't stop having fun. If your going to go bowling you should def go here.

Comment Date: 3/9/2014 Name: Shane
Parkway lanes is one of the friendliest lanes around. The owner is always there with a friendly smile and tip if you need one. Parkway lanes keeps improving on a steady basis. Leagues are great, pro shop is awesome and the treatment you will receive is second to none! If you are looking for a place to bowl, this is the place for you.

Comment Date: 1/29/2014 Name: Ashley
I moved up to North Jersey for educational purposes and was in the market for a new league. When researching my options, I found a league at parkway that was the perfect fit for me. A little nervous going into my first week at a new bowling alley, I had no idea how people would react to a young adult woman joining a PBA experience league. To my suprise I was welcomed in with open arms by the two gentlemen who run the league and given respect by them and the rest of the members of the league. After having completed the first session I can say that I feel completely comfortable there and league night is the best night of the week. Marty has a great center and staff and I would recommend them to anyone looking for a new league to join!

Comment Date: 1/2/2013 Name: marty
It is nice to hear from you. The Parkway Lanes' number is 201-791-4680 so we can chat ... Love hearing from seasoned PBA member. Marty V.

Comment Date: 12/10/2012 Name: PeeKay
I am a former bowling manager, instructor and PBA bowler who is new to NJ. I have been reading these posts to get a feel for the place before I bring my kids there to bowl. After reading too many posts I just want MARTY to know that I look forward to stopping by. Scratch bowlers should NEVER complain about lane conditions (but we do) and bowling IS all about the FAMILY(#1 family sport in the world) so for me, it seems that Marty has his priorities well established. Hope to meet the staff and Merry Christmas to all :)

Comment Date: 11/11/2012 Name: Kristy
Parkway Lanes will give you the bowling atmosphere you are looking for. Saturday night plays the songs of today and classic rock that hits all age groups. My friends and I experienced a better time time than bowler city in Hackensack nj. I would recomend this place to anyone that would like to enjoy a night out. I would like to give a shout out to manager Marty awesome job!

Comment Date: 10/14/2012 Name: Disgruntled league Bowling
Our doors are always open, come in so we can discuss your concerns. If you were a League bowler at Parkway lanes you would know better. We at Parkway Lanes always know that league bowlers come first because you spend 30 to 36 Wks in our winter league and 14 Wks in our summer league. So come in lets talk about your cercerts, our doors is always open. Thank You Marty

Comment Date: 10/2/2012 Name: Disgruntled league bowler.
Marty, if you are so loyal to your league bowlers, why would you schedule such an event when you have leagues coming to bowl? Why inconvenience your league bowlers? Seems there may have been better times to have these events. I will finish the year, but I am done after that.

Comment Date: 9/28/2012 Name: Tournament Director
The UBA deal was a promo for the first two weeks of the season. Here is the updated advertisement for the KING of THE HIll Host: Behind the Foul Line & UBA Jersey Devils Bowling Team What King of the Hill When Every Saturday Night Signups start at 730pm Bowling starts at 8pm Format Qualifying Advancers Ratio 13 entries or less 4 bowlers advance 24 entries 8 bowlers advance 32 entries 10 advance (top 2 seeds get 1 game buy) More than 33 entries top 16 advance Everyone bowls 3 games; everyone will receive 80% of 220 from your highest composite average over the past 3 years. If you donít have an average you bowl scratch. Your entering handicap is only good for the qualifying round. Match play Advancers will be ranked based on total pinfall w/handicap into a match play bracket. (1 vs 6, 2 vs 5 3 vs 4). Ties are broken based on highest game bowled during qualifying. The bowlers average is based on what you shot during qualifying not your entering average. Your handicap can only be reduced not increased. (IE... If you enter with an average of 200 you get 16 pins during qualifying only. If you make the cut and you end up averaging 210 then you will only receive 8 pins handicap for the remainder of the night). Your entering average will not be re-rated. Women At least 1 woman is guaranteed to make the cut. If there are no woman in the cut the highest series woman will advance. If there is a woman in the cut, then the spot is lost. Cost: $35 Where: Parkway Lanes 200 US 46 Elmwood Park, NJ Current King | Jose Guzman

Comment Date: 9/26/2012 Name: A curious bowler.
Why would anyone bowl the King of the Hill tournament on Saturday nights? What is supposedly a tournament by the house charges an extra $5 to enter if your not a UBA member. While $5 is not alot of money, it is the principle. If this is a house tournament, there should be no such additional fees. Im just saying, there are other houses with King of the Hill tournaments that charge no such additional fees. Myself, I wont be attending any such events.

Comment Date: 9/19/2012 Name: Marie
If the anonymous person is referring to the day there was a commercial being filmed at the alley you failed to mention that the lanes rented a van to shuttle customers to the other entrance. Personally Marty always goes over and beyond to accommodate his patrons. In these trying times it is truly nice to see a business establishment who takes care of the individual customer's needs!

Comment Date: 9/19/2012 Name: dom capozzoli
no owner tries harder to please his bowlers more than marty,considering the circumstance of the night, marty and the staff went out of there way to make things rum as smoothly as possible. they even rented a van to transport everyone to the back, and carried thier balls and bags upon request,, try and get that from any other bowling alley,,,, if you had a problem speak to the man face to face like a man,,

Comment Date: 9/19/2012 Name: Joe Di .
To 9/15/2012 Anonymous- If your criticism of Marty is that important to you, why not put your name to it and discuss the matter with Marty.

Comment Date: 9/19/2012 Name: Fan of Parkway Lanes
I have been bowling every Friday night at Parkway Lanes since Marty, Cecil, and Dave took over. I have found them to be be nothing but accomodating to the leagues and also to the regular bowlers. I was also there during the Bank of America filming. Marty had rented a van for the sole purpose of transporting the bowlers to a rear entrance where he was on hand to make sure everything went smoothly. If you did have a problem during this, you should go and see Marty personally and I am sure he can answer all of your questions and concerns. Parkway Lanes is a great place to bowl in my opinion.

Comment Date: 9/19/2012 Name: Anonymous
Bowling here since the new owners have taken over, Marty, Cecil and David. As far as the event goes last Friday night, I was there and Marty was nothing but accommodating to all bowlers the whole night. They made sure that bowlers that were parked in the rear parking lot were picked up by a van and brought to the read door with their equipment. So I find your comments untrue because when I spoke with other bowlers that bowled in the early league, no one had any negative feedback.

Comment Date: 9/19/2012 Name: Lotus Blossom
Im a regular bowler at Parkway Lanes and I admire Marty and the way he extends his facility and himself to all occasions. I was bowling the night of this special event and I saw no difference in the atmosphere or in Marty's demeanor. To this disgruntled bowler.....WAKE UP AND SMELL THE ROSES....it's not all about you!!!!!

Comment Date: 9/19/2012 Name: Marty
Please come in so we can discuss your concerns. Our door is always open at Parkway Lanes. There is nothing more important than our League bowling and open play customers. Thank You to all customers.

Comment Date: 9/15/2012 Name: Anonymous
To Marty.....just bcuz you have special events at the alley, it doesn't mean that you can be rude to your REGULAR customers!

Comment Date: 7/28/2012 Name: League Bowler
The Pro Shop is great! Very knowledgable with great prices both ken and Al are very courteous and always eager to help.

Comment Date: 5/22/2012 Name: Reply from Marty
As far as your experience at parkway lanes first let me apologize first. Also come in face to face so we can discuss this fully. Let me here from you so we can resolve this matter soon. The center number is 1-201-791-4680 Thank for your cooperation.

Comment Date: 5/21/2012 Name: Irate parent
Took my wife and 2 young kids for an evening of bowling at Parkway Lanes. All was fine until a group of foul mouthed young "adults" were placed on the 2 lanes adjacent to us. I politley asked them to curb thier language in the vincinty of my children, they in turn told me to go @%#$ myself. I then went to the front desk to voice my concerns and they basically blew me off with a shoulder shrug. Not a family friendly place as far as I am concerned, will not be returning.

Comment Date: 3/31/2012 Name: Dennis Spoto
Correction on that summer doubles, now advertised as the Fred Gowe Triples Lg

Comment Date: 3/5/2012 Name: Dennis
Never too early to sign up for Fred Gowe Summer Doubles, still promoting from 2,500 miles away

Comment Date: 1/28/2012 Name: fair lady
we just finished the garfield schools bowling program today and it was a lot of fun for the kids - we will be back for the next session in february

Comment Date: 11/19/2011 Name: John
Great place to bowl and relax. Friendly staff. Pleasant environment. I had a good time. Thanks

Comment Date: 10/31/2011 Name: Jen W.
I thoroughly recommend Parkway Lanes for birthday parties! I hosted a birthday party for my boyfriend this past weekend and it could not have gone better! For starters, many kudos to Marty for getting me lanes the day after I was supposed to have the party (I had to postpone due to a freak snow storm). Marty and the entire crew at Parkway Lanes were nothing but helpful to me throughout the entire planning process and preparing the day of. The service was stellar and the pizza and beer were excellent! My entire party had a wonderful time and a big thank you goes out to everybody at Parkway Lanes for helping to make it happen!

Comment Date: 6/13/2011 Name: Anonymous
Marty is cool, works hard and is doing his best !

Comment Date: 5/27/2011 Name: Micky Ethy
I am going to miss you Dennis. Good Luck in Vegas.

Comment Date: 5/13/2011 Name: THE BOWLING MATH WIZ
In a previous post DOM C claims that Parkway Lanes has over 2500 league bowlers. Really? Really? Wondering what math you use to get that total. Lets look at it. If you have a full 36 lanes of 5 on a team that would be 180 bowlers. Now lets say you have a double shift of 5 on a team on a full 36 lanes, that would be 360 bowlers. Now if you have that 5 nights a week that would total 1800 bowlers. That means you would have to come up with another 700 league bowlers between daytime and weekend bowlers. Yeah that all sounds possible except the fact that we know you DONT have a double shift of 5 on a team 5 nights a week, not even close to it in reality. So please tell us what math it was that you used to come up with that total? I bet even the koolaid drinkers cant figure that out either.

Comment Date: 4/7/2011 Name: Anonymous
Parkway lanes has done it again the PBA Experience League will return this summer along with the PBA regional this Sept. Stay tune for more. Thank you

Comment Date: 3/13/2011 Name: John Swan Seoane
I love to bowl and i bowl to win and my new home is parkway lane's, Why ? First of all my coach is there and Second of all the PBA experiance is there, plus as you become a better bowler you have to surround your self around pro's who treat bowling as a sport. The owner is friendly, my coach is the best, the oil machine is state of the art, the lane's have room to bowl and for me to bowl better, conditions have to be on the pro level... If you don't know the differance then you just don't get it....

Comment Date: 3/8/2011 Name: A Group of League Bowlers
Now that there is a "professional" Pro Shop at Parkway, the true bowlers have a complete center with service. Pro Image owners Ken and Al provide a complete full service pro shop, from all your equipment and accessories, to top level lessons. This recent addition to the center has elevated the center up another notch. To the owners, keep up the great work. The true bowler appreciates you efforts the last 4 years.

Comment Date: 3/4/2011 Name: Anonymous
I see the pro shop got rid of "Three Hole Angelo" it's about time. He is a left over from the last owner. Now you have a real pro shop

Comment Date: 2/12/2011 Name: Fifty Cent
Bartender is much Hotter at Van Houten........enough said

Comment Date: 2/8/2011 Name: dom c
gman the only jest is you. who still hides behind code name g man. as for cronie, i call it loyalty to your friends which im sure you dont know nothing about.

Comment Date: 2/5/2011 Name: MARCUS
i like this place. i get good scores here and i dont even hvae to hit an arrow. where i throw it the balls just hit the pins and i get strikes. i never got 300 at other places but i did here. it cool no matter where i trhow the ball it in the pocket pins.

Comment Date: 2/5/2011 Name: G Man
Marty. My post was in jest, seriously. Your reponse was great, sincere. But boy did it anger some cronies. People need to think before thay act; desipher the information; is it real. Would someone actually beleive I'm complaining about my 220 average? I will say you have a loyal following. As for me, I'm a leader but I will say,"Cudos to you". Thanks.

Comment Date: 2/5/2011 Name: joey d
Driving through the parking lot at parkway the other day and my ball fell out of the door... shot an 800. It it a sanctioned parking lot?

Comment Date: 2/5/2011 Name: Anonoymous.
Are you guys kidding(G Man, Dom and DS)? I'm reading these posts and I'm thinking your busting each others chops or there is some resentment here. If the later is the case, it's unprofessional. I bowl at three centers, parkway and van houten are two of them. No two bowling centers are the same and this holds true for every sport. Marty and Eric are good people. They are business people and their job is to satisfy customers. The complaints from bowlers are common and sarcastic remarks on this site are minimal. When either (Eric/Marty) respond to a negative or sacracstic comment on this site it's always professional. So to you koolaid followers, please grow up!! It's obvious you will follow the leader right off the cliff. Anonymous because I hold no loyalty to either center. Grown men carrying on like this, my God!!! It would be best if both center exclaimed that neither endorses the comments of public posts. Marty and Eric, Keep up the good work!!!

Comment Date: 2/5/2011 Name: G Man
To Dom C: Dom C is not a code name. Lighten up, I'm having fun and right now it's at your expense. I threw a big hook out there and I caught many fish. The comment was to get a laugh from Marty but OMG, here come the cronies. It is a code name for a reason; figuring someone would take it serious. I could be having a beer with you and you wouldn't even know it's me. I love parkway and I'll always return. Nothing to do with the center, I just love to bowl but to the centers credit, Marty runs a good ship. Good customer service skills!! Relax!!

Comment Date: 2/4/2011 Name: DOM C.
to g-man;; i just love people that find something negative to say about a great center with great managment, that bends over backwards to please all there customers. then hides behind a code name'''' man up ''''' best house in north jersey and the numbers keep growing; dont stop marty you have a winning establishment and over 2500 league bowlers know it. thank you parkway lanes]]]]]]

Comment Date: 2/4/2011 Name: DOM C.
hey g-man claims vanhouten lanes is a better house than parkway lanes ,, morons born every day''''''''''''''' right tom......

Comment Date: 2/4/2011 Name: DS
Stop bitching about other houses, either bowl here or not, your choice, have an Angus burger on me

Comment Date: 2/2/2011 Name: Marty V.
in responce to mr. g man...if you have noticed if you re averaging 220 at parkway lanes, you however fall into the 1% of bowlers today. this happens to be a national record from the usbc of all bowlers. but if you check most bowlers that average 220 at parkway lanes are not compaining. if you have the equipment and the ability koodos to you! but lets not make it so difficult of a shot that the average bowler cannot compete with you. thank you for bowling at parkway lanes and hope to see you there in the future. p.s. maybe you would like to discuss this further because as you know i am at the center 6 days a week...just ask for marty. thank you again.

Comment Date: 1/28/2011 Name: G-Man
Nice place, good crew however I don't feel I've really earned my 220 average when I'm humbled at other centers where I have to work for a good score. I can't believe how easy the shot is!! What satisfaction do you get with an easy shot? Bowling here is like wading through a shallow stream. Swim across the Passaic River in the middle of the winter, no life jacket. Now that's a challenge!! I'll take the 220 average and run with it but would never boast about it. It's not a sport when you shoot fish in a barrel!!

Comment Date: 12/25/2010 Name: anonymous 2
children bowled in the program sponsored by town of garfield. It was really good and children got a lot of stuff for a reasonable price. The staff all paid attention to the kids. We will be back!

Comment Date: 12/14/2010 Name: Anonymous
Once again the annual High School team event tourament was a great success.Our hats are off to Mike, Lisa, and the FDU Lady's Bowling Team for all there help. The house was packed all 36 lanes. The Parkway staff also did a awsume too. Lets not forget the Snack Shack workers they worked hard too.

Comment Date: 11/10/2010 Name: kenny
i worked there a couple of years ago. even though i left on bad terms i liked the place. very retro,thats my kind of thing. my co-workers were cool people. i would go bowl there, i just never have the time. btw marty v,call me when u can. i need to talk to u. john balady has my #

Comment Date: 11/7/2010 Name: dave c
"Here we go again" of 9/18/2010 better look into his/her own "momey" problems. H W G A may have tied her up in the closet, or he/she should revert to spellcheck. Hey "here we go again" SMA. OK, end of story. See all of us at packed RUFFIAN'S LOUNGE located in the center of the record setting PARKWAY LANES.

Comment Date: 10/9/2010 Name: Bob B.
Haven't bowled in a league there in 2 years due to work conflict but with 10% unemployment I see the lot is always packed and sometimes backed up out onto the highway... been a long time since I've seen that! Looks like the business is doing very well to me !

Comment Date: 10/1/2010 Name: Jon Matunas
I bowled in the PBA regional last weekend at Parkway Lanes and the center and staff did a great job. I have not been in the center in about 15 years since I moved out of the area and you did a great job of fixing it up. The machines ran well, the staff did an excellent job during the tournament. Thanks for sponsoring and hosting our tournament.

Comment Date: 9/27/2010 Name: Marty V
One more thing 'Here We Go Again' lets not forget about our junior program which is the largest in the Bergen county. Marty V.

Comment Date: 9/27/2010 Name: Marty V.
In responce to 'Here We Go Again'how do you explain how Parkway Lanes has gone from last to first in league play in less than 3 years. Also, hosted the most amiture bowling tournaments, and the most winter and summer league play. Have you noticed this past weekend Sept. 24th to the 26th we hosted the first PBA East Coast Regional that cost $5000.00 (far from having money problems). The last recorded one was 24 years ago.Our goal at Parkway Lanes is to make everyone happy even though it is impossible,so sorry 'Here We Go Again'we know we can't make everyone happy. Explain this 'Here We Go Again' Parkway Lanes is the only bowling center in Bergen county that did not lose but, went up in league play. So, why don't you give us another chance and come back in and have a angus burger with the works on me. Marty Verniero

Comment Date: 9/18/2010 Name: Here we go again
Place having momey problems....

Comment Date: 9/10/2010 Name: Pablo
I have been bowling at Parkway lanes for many years. The owners of Parkway lanes know what it takes to be successful, yes there are negative comments but lets face even the most successful places have negative comments. Parkway lanes has good food and many leagues to join whether you are a beginner or more advanced bowler. I am not an employee I'm just a bowler that bowls there and I do like the place,and the food. It is sad that there are some people that would like to see a place fail simply because they had a bad experience so what stop crying over spilled milk and go on with life. We all have more important things to worry about then a bowling alley.

Comment Date: 9/6/2010 Name: PBA 151
We had a fund raiser here and Martin Verniero and his staff at Parkway Lanes did an outstanding job for us. Best bowling in NJ.

Comment Date: 9/5/2010 Name: Anonymous
Leagues start next week ARe WE READY foe sum bowlin !!!!

Comment Date: 9/3/2010 Name: Teddy M
Our Entertainment has been loyal customers to Parkway Bowling Lanes for a few years now. Every event we've planned there has been a huge success thanks to Marty and Dave, who has a wonderful staff working with them.since our vey first event at Parkway Lanes the place has always been clean, neat and very accomodating. Ceceil & Dennis are awesome people and this is the best place to hang out, visit with friends and enjoy the entertainment. If you are looking for a nice place to meet with friends for a couple drinks and have fun bowling, Parkway Lanes is the place to be.

Comment Date: 8/26/2010 Name: Dennis Hofmann
Just to respond to 'Anonymous' on 7/26, although we were celebrating the Center's 50th year of service to the Public, it does not mean we are not continually upgrading the center to the best of our ability. I would like to note the condition Parkway was in back in 2007 compared to now, which is a complete reversal. The lanes are new, synthetic 'HPL9000' by Qubica/AMF, and fully sanctioned. The ball return systems have all been overhauled to accommodate today's league and professional bowler. The Snack Bar, known as "The Snack Shack" Managed by Barbara and Dennis Spoto is wonderful, the bar selection has doubled, Birthday Parties and other family-oriented services like 'Kids Bowl Free' were added and.. the list goes on. The fact remains that in 2007, Parkway was near the bottom of the Bergen County list of bowling centers and was thought to be another boarded-up Bowling Facility and now, we stand near the top. Our goal is to do our best to accommodate to you, our customers, since we could not do any of this without you. Also, we do take this page seriously for reviews, and, the comments are not all employee ones (well, this one is, clearly :) ).

Comment Date: 8/10/2010 Name: king Pin Joe
Parkway lanes has done it again.... first time in a long a time The PBA regional tourament is comming to Parkway Lanes. There will be a win a spot tourament Aug 15, @ 1:00PM and Aug 29 @ 1:00PM. The Regional dates are Sept. 24, 25, 26, 2010. Thank again Parkway

Comment Date: 7/26/2010 Name: Anonymous
very old and not one of the best places to go in the area...I think the employees are all taking turns in posting all the good comments

Comment Date: 6/17/2010 Name: Joe and Kathy
The kids and Family Bowl Free Program will come in handy this summer.We plan to take advantage of another good progam to offer to our loyal customers. Thank you again

Comment Date: 5/10/2010 Name: Mark
I joined a summer league at Parkway Lanes and recieved 30 free games to be used this summer for practice . Also I joined a PBA experience league and recieved 2 free games on every Sunday the same PBA shot you will be bowling on Mondays PBA experience league.

Comment Date: 4/30/2010 Name: Anonymous
lets not forget the FDU lades bowling team for winning the lades NCAA National Championship tourament last month. Also lets all tip our Hats to Mike and Lisa nice job.

Comment Date: 4/19/2010 Name: shocked
Welcome to the soviet union,where free speech is not allowed! I went to parkway lanes on a referal from a friend and DIDNT LIKE IT! Live with it people! Others agree with me! If u dont want to see negative comments then have the website state that u can only leave a comment if u love parkway lanes lol **NOTE** bowling2u.com is not affiliated with any bowling center. We allow negative and positive comments to be left. However, you do seem to be outnumbered in your opinion. - B2U Staff**

Comment Date: 4/17/2010 Name: Anonymous
I stopped at Parkway lanes and met Scotty at the front desk. He showed me some new drills to progress my game. Thank you Scotty

Comment Date: 4/13/2010 Name: joey
We love parkway the new owners have taken this center to another level. The service we receive is the best in new jersey.lets face the true this bowling center is the place and once you bowl there you will agree.

Comment Date: 4/8/2010 Name: rebuttal to shocked
Parkway lanes has been around since the fifties, so its not 200 years old, there are plenty of house bowling balls available, also many 6 & 8 pound balls are there for the young kids who frequent the center, the prices are the same if not cheaper then many other bowling alleys, the food is great and the snack bar prices are very reasonable, the bartenders are very friendly and the rest of the staff are very helpful. PS I would pay admission to see you give yourself oral surgery

Comment Date: 4/7/2010 Name: linda B
We all LOVE anibil he is so nice to me and my kids.

Comment Date: 4/6/2010 Name: Anonymous
I'm shocked that someone would have anything bad to say about Anibal. I've known him for a long time, he is a good employee and a good person. I've had both of my kids' parties there and a corporate party and I've never had a problem with the service or the place. I am not retracting the statement below, I'm just expressing my experience that I've had.

Comment Date: 4/6/2010 Name: Nazz
I truly disagree with the comments made on 3-28-2010. I bowl at Parkway Lanes regularly and I have never met a more friendly and helpful staff. I recently had a party at the Lanes and Anibal was friendly and helpful. The Lanes are so clean you could eat off the floor... I think the person who wrote this post has a big grudge against someone at Parkway Lanes...Grow up !!!!!

Comment Date: 4/6/2010 Name: Anonymous
i would like to talk about the comments someone made on 3/28/10 about anibal & parkway lanes. first to set the record straight anibal was not drunk on 3/28/10 @ 11.30 am, because he was helping with the d's team fundraiser tournament @ parkway lanes. parkway lanes is a great place to be whether you or bowling or not. they always got something going on (birthday party for kids & adults, pool tournament, bowling tournament). you will find something to do every night of the week @ parkway lanes. i love going to parkway lanes. marty you and your staff keep up the good work. if no one else show up i will (smile) love you !!!!

Comment Date: 4/6/2010 Name: KIM
i was @ parkway lanes on saturday afternoon with my two daughter bowling . we have a great time we bowl 3 games each . i will like to thank scott for his help. see you soon !!!!!!!!

Comment Date: 4/6/2010 Name: Pat T
I was at Parkway last week and Anibal helped with our child party,and he was fantastic. Also, assisted with all our music request from parkway lanes on line digital music video. As long as I've know him its been a very injoyable visit to parkway lanes.

Comment Date: 3/28/2010 Name: shocked!
the place is a complete and total dump! the machines are about 200yrs old. The house balls look like they came from the city dump! Everything is overpriced and i asked one of the employees where the mens room was and he was actually drunk! I think his shirt said his name was anibal, and this was at 1130 am! i would rather give myself oral surgery with a black and decker sawzall then set foot in that festering craphole ever again!!!

Comment Date: 3/11/2010 Name: Anonymous
My friends and I went to Parkway Lanes last week and had a great time, the prices were reasonable and the bar had 4 52inch large screen TVs built into the ceiling! The was food over the top... we had a great time! Thank you Parkway Lanes!

Comment Date: 3/4/2010 Name: Anonymous
Met some friends from William Patterson college at parkway lanes. To our surprise it turned out to be college night.How cool is this.... bowling per game was $1.00, bowling shoes were 1.00 after 9:30PM TO closing. All was needed was a college ID. Thank You Parkway lanes

Comment Date: 2/14/2010 Name: Anonymous
Bergen co mens bowling assn. at Parkway lanes has done it again great job with Guys and Dolls tourament.

Comment Date: 1/13/2010 Name: Anonymous
Thank you Parkway for hosting north Jersey largest high school tourament.

Comment Date: 11/11/2009 Name: Billy
Thank you Parkway Lanes for bring bowling back to Elmwood Park this was a land mark ans always be.

Comment Date: 11/10/2009 Name: Brain
Can you believe it, parkway lanes has done it again. The NBC show Mercy will be filmed on Wed. 11/10/09

Comment Date: 10/17/2009 Name: Joey the kid
I was looking at parkway lanes site there staring a new pba league for high school bowling only looking to fill 54 single bowling. Thank you again Scotty and Pete

Comment Date: 9/18/2009 Name: Sleep-E
Congratulations "Joy Williamson" for winning Shootout #7 October 3, 2009 | Signups Start @5pm tournament starts @ 8. 3 Game Series | 100% of 220 handicap | for more information check www.parkwaylanesnj.com See you on the 3rd

Comment Date: 8/30/2009 Name: Anonymous
well last friday was incerdible here at Parkway lanes 220 MC club put together a exciting night the club first tourament. Mary Jane and her staff were on everything. We can not wait until next year.

Comment Date: 8/13/2009 Name: Bill M
Pass parkway lanes last week so we decided to made a short u-turn and had a very enjoyable night. Bowlers also check there snack bar and sport bar you will love it.

Comment Date: 7/31/2009 Name: Hill
Went to the internet for bowling special Came across parkway try this center.

Comment Date: 6/30/2009 Name: Mark T
I was at parkway lanes last night bowling and watching the mets & yankee game. We had a great time also their snack bar food is like home made. Also parkway has a great tap beer selection.A bowling alley we will return to.

Comment Date: 6/23/2009 Name: Joey
Was were at parkway lanes for our child birthday party this pass weekend had a faboulus time laura was our hostest she was very helpful and the front desk also was great we will be back thank you parkway lanes

Comment Date: 6/18/2009 Name: Anonymous
bowlwes have you check out parkway lanes web site full with kool bowling summer special. i have not seen the little guy, i think his name is anibull he knows his music.

Comment Date: 6/5/2009 Name: Tommy
Went to parkway lanes for our first time last week. Let me tell you bowling if your looking for a friendly place to bowl go to Parkway Lanes.

Comment Date: 6/1/2009 Name: john
Just started my first PBA experience league on mon night. I Waited two years to get in I love it.

Comment Date: 6/1/2009 Name: Anonymous
I love parkway lanes had my son birthday party Last Week everyone from the front desk to our party host laura. We are telling all of our friends.

Comment Date: 5/25/2009 Name: Nick Bove
Georges League was great before the lanes closed but it isn't what it use to be we had fun regardless of what place we finished but now it is about money and the high teams that can't win in other leagues cleaning up here.

Comment Date: 5/23/2009 Name: Anonymous
I'm bowling in Geo's Memorial for 8 years had a great time also lets not forget about our end of year party. Kathy and Ron are very helpful.

Comment Date: 5/21/2009 Name: Kathy A.
That was such a nice league and banquet afterwards, Georges Invitational was great (while it lasted)

Comment Date: 5/20/2009 Name: Anonymous
Stay way from Monday night mixed Georges Memorial league. Low handicap and high team averages only the high averaged teams win and the regular bowlers loose waste of money and time .....Lanes are fine otherwise

Comment Date: 4/29/2009 Name: Anonymous
I have not been at parkway lanes in 5 years this place has come a long way. there bar was also fun they have 4 large screens. Thank you parkway for bring this alley back to life once again.

Comment Date: 4/19/2009 Name: Joey
bowlers take a second look at parkaway lanes this alley has come a long way. The alley was full but the front desk person gave me a free bowling game for my return.When is anibull bowling tourament returning had a great time.

Comment Date: 3/29/2009 Name: Anonymous
This is the #1 bowling in bergen co my girl and I and 20 of our friends Went to parkway lanes all I can say this alley and staff so helpfull Let anibul play a birthday request over there satellite radio Its the best. Also the bar and food were over the top. Thank you Pway lanes we will be back

Comment Date: 3/26/2009 Name: Anonymous
Went to parkway lanes notice the side area were totally Finish. Bowlers take a good look at this alley. From the time you walk in and leave to the time spent Was very enjoyably .Parkway has tap beer. Thank you again

Comment Date: 3/25/2009 Name: Anonymous
Nice Turn around, but I miss George he was a humble guy

Comment Date: 3/19/2009 Name: Anonymous
Has anyone noticed parkway lanes is at it again. FDU University is hosting a womans national championship this weekend. Hats off to mike and lisa. they do a great job promoting bowling for women of all ages. The tournament begins fri. 3/20 thru sun 3/22. the final matches are sun. morning at 9:30 a.m thru 3:30 p.m hope to see you all to support the tourament.

Comment Date: 3/8/2009 Name: will
second only to frontier lanes in warwick, this is my favorite house to be in. great lanes, great snack bar and overall a great atmosphere. i just wish they would make the shot more challenging it is very easy to score here.

Comment Date: 2/10/2009 Name: Hi Roller
i am from south jersey was visiting for the weekend so we all said lets go bowling. We decided to go to Parkway Lanes... there was a tourament going on so we couldn't bowl. The front desk was very nice. They gave us directions to another center that was open but this center was not as friendly as parkway lanes. We will go back to Parkway since they were very helpful and it looks like a good place to go have fun.

Comment Date: 2/9/2009 Name: good guy
Great place to bowl at.

Comment Date: 1/25/2009 Name: Tommy G Spare Maker
I saw your sign from the highway, to my suprise, nice place. I Just moved here from NY so I came in to bowl a few games. I was greeted my jeff,the desk man, he gave me a lane and I bowled a couple of games. League bowlers must love this house; the lanes were freshly oiled and I enjoyed myself very much! I would recommend this place to anyone, and I'll be sure to go back again soon!

Comment Date: 1/15/2009 Name: mary
I went to parkway lanes monday with a few of my Friends from william Patterson college to our Surprise we were charge $1,00 for bowling and 1,00 for shoes and had great time. We had enjoyable Evening

Comment Date: 1/6/2009 Name: eeeee
ParkWay Lanes the place to be tyhe only Fn place to be for great bowling!!!!

Comment Date: 1/2/2009 Name: Mike
League bowlers we finally have a bowling center that like league bowlers Thank you Parkway lanes . Also let me add this $2.00 anytime bowling for league bowlers. This center will be here for long tme.

Comment Date: 12/30/2008 Name: Joey P
Just started bowling had a great night out with my girlfriend. This bowling alley has everything a bowlers is looking for. Prices for bowling were right on, food also was a big hit and check there bar 4 large plazma tvs in the ceiling a clear view from any angle also we met anibul I think thats his name very friedly and knows his music.I will return soon. P.S Very happy customer

Comment Date: 12/25/2008 Name: MR 300
Well parkway once again has shown how to remove snow and ice the new owners have finally got it. If you are looking for a bowling alley that take care of bowlers parkway is the place.

Comment Date: 12/1/2008 Name: Anonymous
My hat is off to Eric Nicks Mr. Nicks Gordan Scotty and all that help with the Entertainer Bowling classic from start to finish . Also lets not forget the parkway staff. This is truly a bowlers house and the new owners really know how to treat bowlers.

Comment Date: 11/15/2008 Name: Mike
Bowled at parkway lanes last night i like the front desk help. Bowling was so much fun. They have a great deal $49.00 for 2hr of all you can bowl 2 bar pizza and soda. Parkway lanes rocks

Comment Date: 10/31/2008 Name: Joey R
Hey people check out Parkway Lanes Elmwood Park. The bar prices were great,the bowling and food were very reasonable. 4 widescreens plasmas at the bar... had sports on all night.The front desk was helpfull and there quick service made the night fly by. Lets give a A+ to Amabul... he was playing music videos and DJ all night. The guy with the blonde hair....I think his name was Dennis helped us plan our child's birthday party. Thank you Parkway Lanes.... we will return.

Comment Date: 10/26/2008 Name: Joanne Green - Executive Director - Mental Health
We had the best time ever here--your staff was so helpful and courteous and the laser bowling was like being at a big party. Everyone had the best time and we will definately be back next year for our next fundraiser.

Comment Date: 10/14/2008 Name: William patterson student
This place has it all great lanes and food. Has anyone notice the bar with the five 52' large sreens with sports all night. The staff is very friendly all the time.

Comment Date: 10/11/2008 Name: Annette Delsandro
I went to Parkway Lanes this past Tuesday morning to bowl. I pulled into the parking lot to find a TV crew and their trucks unloading.....they were filming a commercial for the PBA bowling tour, sponcered by ESPN. Norm Duke and Tommy Jones were the PBA members in the commercial. What a great thing for bowling and for Parkway Lanes, since the last televised event was hosted at Paramus Lanes many years ago. You've come a long way Parkway Lanes in such a short time! Congrats!!!

Comment Date: 10/11/2008 Name: Gary K
Just stop by Parkway Lanes and I was shocked to see all of the upgrades. The new owners have done a great job. The front desk manager Dennis answers all my question about the center. I havn't bowled in 5 years. It's great that there is no more smoking. Next week Im planning on bringing my two girls in.

Comment Date: 10/10/2008 Name: Anonymous
Parkway Lanes is ok, new tvs, synthetic lanes, not many break downs. Just gotta watch who you talk to.You may think they are your friends but you never know.

Comment Date: 9/19/2008 Name: Mark M.
Last time I bowled at parkway lanes was about 2 years ago. what a change for the better. The bar has 4 52'inch plasma screen all sports all the time. Snack bar has great food now. The place also has rock and bowl great new bathrooms, new lanes, just a new look.

Comment Date: 9/13/2008 Name: Chris
I have to say that Parkway Lanes is by far the cleanest alley I have ever been to. My friends and I all had a great time here. I would reccomend Parkway Lanes to my friends.

Comment Date: 9/11/2008 Name: Rich
Our group bowled at parkways this pass summer, we had a great time. So decided to start a winter league. thank you parkway for all your help. Also, the snack bar food was great and the special was excellent.

Comment Date: 9/11/2008 Name: Mike
I joined the Fright Night League at Parkway Lanes. The service was great and the bar was even better!!!!

Comment Date: 9/10/2008 Name: Craig
We booked a birthday for our 7year old, the front desk was very helpfull. We also signed up for there junior league on sat. The parents that came were served coffee and soda for free. This was a injoyable time. Thank you Parkway lanes

Comment Date: 9/4/2008 Name: Pete
I went to Parkway lanes for the frist time in a long time.I join the thursday night postal league. Hank is the secretary, he run it like clock work. I ask him many question about the league and he was very helpful in answering all my questions.I also spoke to him about league bowlers getting discounts on open bowling. He informed me that all league bowlers pay only $2.00 a game. What a great deal that is with times being so tough these days.

Comment Date: 8/31/2008 Name: Eric T
Parkway is your ideal place to bowl (recreation or League)Marty,Dave,Dennis,Laura and the techs meake bowling competitive and fun. There is never a wait, the leagues are abundent and only getting bigger.The lanes are well kept, the bar and newly reorganized snack bar are great. you cant beat the prices. Best bowlign center in NJ by Far!! Keep up the great work and we will all see you for winter leagues!!

Comment Date: 8/23/2008 Name:  Anonymous
To Scotty, Pete and Gordon, Monday PBA experience league. I'm so glad I joined Parkway Lanes summer PBA experience league. You did a great job. Will see you this winter and next summer. You really know to run a league.

Comment Date: 8/10/2008 Name: Tom R
Have you heard ESPN coming to Parkway Lans this March 2009 for the lady college national champion for times keep posted.

Comment Date: 7/31/2008 Name: Tommy T
I just visited parkway for the first time in many years, i heard there were new owners. I will tell you the place was very pleasing and i spoke with Marty (one of the owners), he took the time to place me and my girlfriend in our very first league. Thank you Parkway Lanes.

Comment Date: 7/30/2008 Name: Bobby T
Best Bowling Center in New Jersey! Can't believe the Turnaround!

Comment Date: 7/26/2008 Name: Joe B 300
I just bowled at parkway for the frist time in a long time, what a inprovement. The King of The Hill which is held every Thurdays nite at 6:30 in the summer, also can be seen on u-tube. The shot was great and staff was so helpfull. I also picked up a free leason from Scotty, that man realy knows bowling.

Comment Date: 7/25/2008 Name: Barb
The place just gets better and better, 400 new bowlers coming in for new season, many choices for leagues, scratch or handicap, large parking lot, friendly staff, join the fun

Comment Date: 6/30/2008 Name: bethany olster
most enjoyable experience ever! i had a 2008 graduation party .....the establlishment was beautiful and modern .......the staff was incredible! i highly reccommend Parkway lanes for any type of party!!! :)

Comment Date: 6/16/2008 Name: Nick F.
In response to the last comment that was made, I'm wondering if you have looked at the amount of 300 and 800 scoring since the new owners have taken over. If you're wondering whrere the oil is take my advise.....play between the second and third arrow on the right, down to 8 and you may be able to play there all night. I've been bowling there for 10 years now and the scoring has never been as high as it has been this past year. In response to your comment, I hope you're not a lefty because they have the whole left side.

Comment Date: 6/13/2008 Name: Frank B
The facility is nice. Did a good job renovating. Great for the common bowler but the lanes are tough & dry for the good bowler.

Comment Date: 6/9/2008 Name: gabrielle
The service is always outstanding; the bar has every beer you can think of at a reasonable price. After 10 of bowling at Parkway the new owners have put in a new cooling system. This is the place to come to in the heat for good food good drinks and good times.

Comment Date: 5/31/2008 Name: JC
My friend just had her 12 birthday party at Parkway Lanes we had the time of our lives. I never new bowling could be so much fun!!! The staff were so friendly we saw music videos of the newest songs. We danced and play the Arcade games. I want my birthday party there now

Comment Date: 5/31/2008 Name: I LOVE Parkway Lanes
the new owners just opened parkway lanes last year so do not consider the outdated comments it is not a dump. they have 4 new 50" HDTVs around the bar. also the have 2 new projectors over the cosmic lanes. the owners had to shut down the building for 2 month before it could open. they put brand new sinthetic lanes in, new ball returnes, they redid the out dated front desk and bathrooms (which are probably the cleanest bathrooms of any bowling alley.)And they have leagues year-round. the staff are wonderfull. If you are looking to do a bowling party this is the place i would recomend. I just had my birthday party there my friends had blast. the music was all the hits at a respectible volume. Music videos were play on the projectors.The food was sooooo good.

Comment Date: 5/28/2008 Name: Anonymous
The auto scoring needs to be replaced outdated system

Comment Date: 4/7/2008 Name: Kyla
I love parkway bowling alley they always help you whenever you need help!!!!!!

Comment Date: 4/1/2008 Name: Big Guy
The one or two negative comments blow me away.Look the writers' command of the language and spelling skills. I'll bet they can't bowl either! This house constantly strives to improve its lane conditions, features and general ambience. They have come a long way and the new owners know what they are doing. League bowling is fun again. Keep up the good work.

Comment Date: 3/31/2008 Name: Jennifer Tesman
On Saturday, i had a night out with my family at Parkway Lanes. The service at the front desk was quick and the staff was friendly and attentive. We bowled on the cosmic side; there were black lights, disco lights, and drop down screens that showed movies and music videos. This was a great place to bowl, eat, drink, and just socialize.We were so impressed that we are planning to join a summer and winter league there! I would definately recommend Parkway Lanes in the furture.

Comment Date: 3/19/2008 Name: John R.
Parkway has come a long way, Since reopening the lanes are better, service is great and atmosphere is excellent. They did a great job, looking forward to bowling there again in the future.

Comment Date: 3/15/2008 Name: Anonymous
I had a party there Saturday. What a difference with the ownership. Our attendant was at our call every minute. If your looking to have a party for your child you will be impressed.

Comment Date: 3/15/2008 Name: Joe
What a difference new owners make. The lanes are brand new and the bar is awesome...4 new plasma TV's around it. Also the Night bowling is fun with the black lights, music, and projectors

Comment Date: 3/15/2008 Name: Anthony Iozzia
The service is great at Parkway. The food is delicious... not your typical bowling alley food. The projection screens are really cool and the music and lights make it feel like a partY. This is the place to go for some fun.

Comment Date: 3/15/2008 Name: Sean Croal
Parkway Lanes is AWESOME!!! The new projection screens along with the black lights, disco lights, and music makes for a great atmosphere. I had a great time.

Comment Date: 3/13/2008 Name: Me
This bowling alley is an atrocious heap of awfulness. Every last ball in that dump is frighteningly horrific. The awful lanes seem to be doused in a plethora of grease and . From 0-10, I'd say this place just simply STINKS!

Comment Date: 11/19/2007 Name: Frank N.
Bowled there yesterday for the Elks tourney. The house was clean, the food was good, the service was prompt and friendly. Overall it was a great experience and I would bowl there again.

Comment Date: 11/10/2007 Name: bob
this place has come a long way they final got games and a realy nice stuff animal crane

Comment Date: 8/29/2007 Name: Johnny S
All I have to say is "Peeeyou" Not a good job of upgrading. The desk was very rude. Sport shop doesnt drill balls well either. I brought my ball to Pezzano's at Van Houten Lanes and finally Craig got it right.

Comment Date: 7/28/2007 Name: wrc
wow all new lanes this is the place to bowl,4 new 50 inchflat screens at the bar area

Comment Date: 7/16/2007 Name: Bob B.
Bowled there a week ago, lanes are nice & it should turn out to be a nice place to bowl people are friendly

Comment Date: 5/31/2007 Name: Anonymous
The place has no liquore license and can't get one this will be a BYO bowl

Comment Date: 5/18/2007 Name: Dennis
Get ready for the new Parkway Lanes,those who cried about the lane conditions before just wanted it easy like many of the other houses, at Parkway you earned it, and you don't need female bartenders

Comment Date: 5/1/2007 Name: Bob B.
It was home away from home be it what it was it was great

Comment Date: 4/30/2007 Name: Anonymous
The place never hasn't made money since the 1980's and will probably open for a year or two before closing up again. Geo and Kat suplimented alot of bowlers leagues to keep the place going. Mark and Harvey didn't and they din't survive very long.

Comment Date: 4/19/2007 Name: Anonymous
Stay out of the middle. It's all crunched up from parties. Stay outside and throw straight up. It's the only way to score here.

Comment Date: 3/10/2007 Name: Anonymous
heard owners had not paid their bills. will probably reopen in a month with major overhaul with new owners. cosmic bowl, new lanes and female bartenders around the corner.

Comment Date: 3/9/2007 Name: GREAT PLACE!
Great place to bowl and have fun! The owners are nice!

Comment Date: 3/5/2007 Name: Anonymous
These lanes are unpredictable, hooking the ball is something u should not do, unless u throw it hard with a last second hook into the pocket, not recommened to go to this alley, Montvale Lanes is so much better, the oil is evenly placed, and u wont be getting those 7-10 splits.

Comment Date: 2/13/2007 Name: Ex bowler at parkway lanes
this bolwing alley stinks. i refuse to bowl there because its that bad. the poeple who work there never know anything, everything is always breaking down and no one seems to care about it. they are not helpful at all. everything is old. the lanes are always off too much oil and the snack bar is never open on a busy night. what a DUMP

Comment Date: 12/3/2006 Name: Anonymous
Old wood, with a lot of oil. Unpredictable outcomes. You may think you've thrown the perfect ball and wind up with a 7-10 8-10 etc. Or you could hit the head pin dead on and expect a split, and you'll strike. It's really just the luck of the cards at this place.

Comment Date: 9/18/2006 Name: Paul Ille
FYI, they have a new website now. parkwaylanes.net and have coupons and stuff on there. Pretty kewl

Comment Date: 7/30/2006 Name: Anonymous
Fun place to go and hang out with friends on a Friday night! I stink at bowling, but bowled a 198 there! I recommend it.

Comment Date: 5/11/2006 Name: Giancarlos Calderon
When I was a little kid around 5 years old. My daddy used to take me there for the weekends, he always took me there so I would not be bored in the house. He even taught me how to play on these days. He had quite a reputation among his job partners, and he even won many bowling trophies in the 1980's.

Comment Date: 5/10/2006 Name: Anonymous
old fashioned place but a great shot

Comment Date: 3/19/2006 Name: Jim P.
Not a bad bowling center. My 13 yr old son who has a 128 league average in Oakland, loves these lanes. He's had his 2 highest games here. Me, I think the lanes are fine. A little slow on the front desk service, but not the worst I've seen. Nice bar area and pretty friendly people. You could do worse elsewhere.

Comment Date: 2/22/2006 Name: Anonymous
This place s*cks the lanes are terrible some pins are old some are new and they never react the same the screens are always going down something is always breaking.

Comment Date: 2/7/2006 Name: Bruce
I always found these lanes to be pretty consistant. It is tough to get into the parking lot, but parking is plenty once you're in. Nice bar area and the pro shop is always open in the evening. The nice thing about this place is that the bowling is quality, but still feels like an old-time house...although I can do without the Red Sox garb hung up around the bathroom entrances.

Comment Date: 10/2/2005 Name: Joan Naglione
The John guy must be a competitor. Parkway is a great place to bowl and have fun.

Comment Date: 8/19/2005 Name: Dennis Spoto
A fun place to bowl, always a challenge to score here, it will make you a better bowler, the lefties always cry but they still score- see John Sperone, great Thursday nite bartenders.

Comment Date: 6/13/2005 Name: John Sperone
This place is a dump! I can't wait till they close it so there will be more parking. Pro shop guy has no clue. People working there don't care about lane conditions. If you'e on the verge of quitting bowling then bowl here and it will help you decide.

Comment Date: 4/11/2005 Name: judy simmons
Beautiful bowling alley, clean, all workers are friendly and helpful, good prices, fun atmosphere, overall a great place to spend free time.....

Comment Date: 11/18/2004 Name: Tom Maggiore
Where is this place?, I was asked when we went for a weekend open bowling trip. Well, it ain't easy to find-tucked away on Rt 46 next to an exit on the GS Parkway - it is easy to pass by! Location aside, this center just got an automated scoring system in 2003! Thanks for steppin' in to the eighties! Old wood lanes with an old shot, slick as snot but hitable. A challenge for the 150 bowler but fun for someone who remembers the olde Fibles & Paramus Lanes. Not so great parking but plenty of open bowling! Ask for Angelo in the Proshop when he is not bowling-not a great selection but he can get it if they make it. Decent bar-not so great snackbar. Restrooms? Checkout the big picture of the old-timers on the backwall-Oh Yea! It's bowling like it used to be. Nothing fancy, but who said bowling needs to be fancy to be fun! 3.5 out of 5.

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