Dart Bowl   Sandy Carson

Best Bowling Alley

TIE: Dart Bowl, The HighBall

We're spoiled for bowling alleys in Austin, Texas, and our options are lousy with personality. Who doesn't adore Dart Bowl, with its legendary truck-stop enchiladas and kitschy-cool decor? It's an Austin institution. And what's not to love about the HighBall, that Alamo Drafthouse step-sib, with its retro vibe, classy cocktails, and lounge-y atmosphere appealing to Rat Pack and Brat Packer alike? Both of these classic alleys are choice places to roll those gutter balls and mark it zero.

Dart Bowl
5700 Grover, 512/452-2518
www.dartbowl.com

The HighBall
1120 S. Lamar, 512/383-8309
www.thehighball.com

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