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Bowling in Colchester

When it comes to bowling at Colchester, we're the experts. At Tenpin you'll find plenty of lanes where you can show off your strike to your friends, family or colleagues. We offer children, teen and adult parties, corporate celebrations, great nights out and cures for boredom, as well as tasty food and refreshing drinks from our food menu and fully licensed bar. And when you're done bowling, you can visit the arcades or go for a game of pool.

Cosmic Bowling* Times

Monday - Unavailable
Tuesday - 6.00pm - Close
Wednesday - 8.00pm - Close
Thursday - 6.00pm - Close
Friday - 6.00pm - Close
Saturday - All day from 10.30am
Sunday - All day from 10.30am

Please note that cosmic bowling may be activated at varying times depending upon the requests of customers or management discretion.

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Unlimited Bowling

Please enquire at site for times and availability of our unlimited bowling offer.


CUSTOMER NOTICE - You can park at Colchester for FREE for up to 4 hours.  Just remember to add your car registration at the reception counter inside our bowling centre and you won't have to pay for parking. Another great reason to visit Tenpin Colchester. Have fun bowling with Tenpin.


  • Bowling Lanes
  • UK Pool Tables
  • Fully Licensed Bar
  • Disabled Access
  • Food and Drink
  • Cosmic Bowling
  • Free Parking
  • Amusements Arcade

Find us

Tenpin Colchester

Cowdray Avenue, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1YH

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Parties & Activities

Parties & Activities

Whatever your occasion, Colchester is the perfect and unique venue for any party for every person. From children’s birthdays, to office parties and first dates to hen and stag parties, there’s something for everyone in Colchester.

Daytime Family Fun

Parties & Activities

We know that not everyone works the same shifts or days and has the weekends off, so we have a full programme of food, drinks and activities to keep you going through the day too – and you won’t need to wait until the school holidays. But if you do have school breaks to thing about you can always have a family game of bowling this half term in Colchester.

Getting to Tenpin

Parties & Activities

Whether you’re coming for a day with the family, friends or a party, finding and getting to Tenpin Colchester is fast and simple.

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0871 222 36 75

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Staff really helpful and informative. Great deal for a Tuesday too!
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