Kings

Kings

Bowling Alley, Karaoke Bar, and Bar
50 Dalton St (at Scotia St.), Boston, MA 02115, United States
Hours:
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People tend to check in during these times:

  • Today
    • 2:00 PM–1:00 AM
  • Sun
    • 2:00 PM–9:00 PM
  • Mon
    • 6:00 PM–1:00 AM
  • Tue
    • 6:00 PM–Midnight
  • Wed–Thu
    • 5:00 PM–Midnight
  • Fri
    • 5:00 PM–1:00 AM
Reservations:
Yes
Drinks:
Beer
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
7.2/10

Based on 254 votes

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  • Nick B.

    $8 all you can bowl before 6pm is one of the best deals in Boston.

    Nick Benevenia · 1 week ago
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  • Jeremy K.

    Horrendous service and food. Not nearly as good as their other location in Dedham.

    Jeremy Krantz · October 15, 2014
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  • Jeet T.

    Every tuesday after 10 2$ a game and 2$shoe rental

    Jeet Takwani · June 18, 2014
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  • Diana Y.

    A little bit small, but still fun :)

    Diana Yanoki · February 10, 2014
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  • Rafaela A.

    Kings late night menu is better than some full menus you see at "good" restaurants. Yumminess

    Rafaela Araujo · November 4, 2013
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  • Joel F.

    There's always a hot chick bowling... Get off your phone and look!

    Joel Fernandes · September 6, 2013
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  • Annie M.

    The Skee Ball here is bogus; here's why: the games are each jacked up on a cumbersome platform that is almost a foot off the ground, making it extremely awkward to launch a skee ball. No 100 pointers

    Annie Mulls · July 17, 2013
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  • DL P.

    Fuck this place. I'm sorry but when your 30 years old and you don't have your usual drivers license but have a valid scannable ID. You should not have a problem. So, I'll take my money somewhere else.

    DL Peterkin · May 26, 2013
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  • Alison G.

    The cocktail list is something I would create if I was a fifteen year old girl - disgusting

    Alison Green · January 27, 2013
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  • Edgar A.

    Very nice place

    Edgar Alvarado · January 23, 2013
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  • Boston University

    Starting at 9 p.m. on Tuesday nights, 21+ students with a Terrier Card can bowl and play pool for free.

    Boston University · December 5, 2012
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  • Stephieloo

    Samantha is awesome. Very responsive and accommodating! Book a party here. Highly recommended!

    Stephieloo · December 4, 2012
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  • DJ C.

    Great music, fun vibe. Sometimes douchy, but where isn't it 'round here? Still a great time.

    DJ Capobianco · September 28, 2012
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  • Chris

    Its free...

    Chris · June 5, 2012
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  • Allison F.

    We come for the terminator game

    Allison F. · May 13, 2012
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  • Sarah G.

    Nachoooossss!!

    Sarah G · May 9, 2012
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  • Brendan L.

    Bring ibs medicine

    Brendan Ledoux · April 7, 2012
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  • Jake S.

    The karaoke DJs are not judicious at all when it comes to choosing the singing order. On the other hand, they have pitchers of beer for decent prices.

    Jake Smith · March 19, 2012
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  • Michael R.

    Definitely thought Kings would be bigger than it is!!! They should tell you on their website that you need reservations at the restaurant in order to eat and get priority bowling.

    Michael Rodino · February 20, 2012
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  • michael b.

    Don't bother going there with kids after 5pm; we were disappointed with their lack of hospitality for our 8 year old.

    michael bradley · February 14, 2012
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  • Matt E.

    Had to go get a waitress at the bar from a table and got kicked off the lane after the two of us bowled one game. Will not be back.

    Matt Erickson · January 29, 2012
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  • Paul H.

    This place MAY reject you if you have an out of state license..

    Paul H. · January 15, 2012
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  • Matty D.

    My NYE kicked ass with SBS

    Matty Dubz · January 1, 2012
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  • Shandi F.

    Every Wednesday is open mic. You can hear some awesome musicians and laugh a ton at stand up comics! Starts at 9.

    Shandi Fortunato · December 8, 2011
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  • Dan M.

    So so karaoke. Way too crowded, girls put in 3 requests before singing once. The karaoke DJ told us whoever tips the highest gets to sing. Messed up.

    Dan Milano · October 16, 2011
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  • Pete M.

    The Nookie is the BEST song request.. So ALWAYS play it!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Pete M · October 16, 2011
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  • Dan M.

    So so karaoke. Way too crowded, girls put in 3 requests before singing once. Whoever tips the highest

    Dan Milano · October 16, 2011
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  • Frederick Bernard S.

    Caesar salad is humongous.

    Frederick Bernard Stewart · September 29, 2011
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  • Frederick Bernard S.

    Wednesday nights after 9p serious Kegglers will find the best deal at Kings. $10 all you can bowl. Wish more serious bowlers would go.

    Frederick Bernard Stewart · September 19, 2011
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  • ShowOff Marketing

    Bad reputation for being racist... Watch yourself and how you dress especially if you're black

    ShowOff Marketing · August 16, 2011
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  • Carmen d.

    College night is on Tuesdays (avoid like the plague if you're not a student or hate to wait an hour for a lane—or get there early if you're a card-carrying sophmore and enjoy free bowling!) Read more

    Carmen da Silva · August 15, 2011
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  • The Feast

    Saturday night they've got karaoke at 10:30 (on Thurs it's at 9:30). 21+ and tight security, so don't even think about it if you're under age.

    The Feast · June 7, 2011
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  • Michael S.

    Serious upgrade at Kings skee ball and shuffleboard heyyooo

    Michael Schilling · June 7, 2011
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  • Genevieve C.

    Worst waitress staff. Both times I've been there, the several waitresses we had were terrible and had serious attitudes. The bartenders and bussers were awesome though. Won't go back.

    Genevieve Chase · May 15, 2011
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  • Michael S.

    Try the white russians. They are to die for.

    Michael Schilling · February 20, 2011
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  • AskMen

    Through this weekend, every time you roll a turkey (3 strikes in a row) they'll donate a bird to the Greater Boston Food Bank. You'll get to take one home yourself as well. Everyone wins. Read more

    AskMen · November 19, 2010
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  • SocialBostonSports

    Kings has the best nachos in town! It's all about layering when it comes to nachos and they get it! Never a dry chip.

    SocialBostonSports · November 15, 2010
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  • Nick V.

    The cheese burger spring rolls are amazing.

    Nick Vecellio · October 9, 2010
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  • Scott J.

    Great retro bar for just a fun time where no one judges.

    Scott Jurgens · October 3, 2010
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  • Andrew K.

    Solid side house salads.

    Andrew Kenyon · August 16, 2010
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  • Archit P.

    Don't listen to Saumil. He can't bowl.

    Archit Patel · July 21, 2010
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  • Saumil P.

    Great place. Throw the slurveball.

    Saumil Patel · July 15, 2010
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  • AskMen

    Kings is holding a Lady Gaga impersonator karaoke contest. The prize is tickets to her upcoming concert, naturally. July 1, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. at King's Back Bay Read more

    AskMen · June 25, 2010
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  • Matt K.

    Weak martinis

    Matt Karolian · May 29, 2010
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  • Nicole R.

    Great place to go! A little pricey & make reservations ahead of time! Tons to do, food was decent.

    Nicole Rotonda · May 25, 2010
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  • BostonTweet

    Every Tuesday night is college night at Kings - free bowling for college students with a college ID. 21+

    BostonTweet · March 22, 2010
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  • Rohry F.

    Go when Hailey is working.Tuesday night - College Night - Free BowlingWednesday night - Open MicThursday Night - Karaoke

    Rohry Flood · February 18, 2010
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  • Kings B.

    Book your coporate at Kings! E-mail Sam@lyonsgroup.com for more info Read more

    Kings Backbay · January 29, 2010
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  • Erin C.

    Make a dinner reservation on busy nights and you get bumped to the top of the waitlist. Read more

    Erin Callahan · January 28, 2010
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  • BostonTweet

    Every Tuesday is college night at King's Back Bay with free bowling for college students who show a college ID. 21+

    BostonTweet · January 28, 2010
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