We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Landmark Lanes

Open Now: 5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Review Highlights
Fun afternoon bowling with family.

We only took advantage of the bowling. Our family of four enjoyed 2 games. The staff helped us... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2018
Cleveland, Ohio
Stepping Back In Time

For a glimpse into the past, this place is 'the cats meow.' Now the times of competitive bowling... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
Green Bay, Wisconsin
via mobile
Read all 11 reviews
All photos (17)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good73%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Apr 11, 2018
“Fun afternoon bowling with family.”
Jan 12, 2018
“Stepping Back In Time ”
Landmark Lanes is Milwaukee’s premier destination for bowling, retro arcade, pool, steel tip darts, and 40 taps of domestic and craft brew, all housed within 25,000 square feet of space.
Open Now
Hours Today: 5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2220 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202-1117
+1 414-278-8770
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Milwaukee
from US$40.00
More Info
from US$55.00
More Info
from US$30.00
More Info
from US$55.00
More Info
Reviews (11)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
See what travelers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 10 reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2018

We only took advantage of the bowling. Our family of four enjoyed 2 games. The staff helped us out with our 8 year old and switched our lane to one with bumper guards. Nice facility in a declining area.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AbMb34
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

For a glimpse into the past, this place is 'the cats meow.' Now the times of competitive bowling here are long gone, but for a unique experience it's worth the trip down to steps into the basement. These alleys have above ground ball returns that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank SpikeInGB
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Plenty of lanes, unlike many classic Milwaukee historic bowling alleys. Nice adjacent bar. Near Oriental Theater and Von Trier restaurant/bar.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank G1701OQjimp
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This classic bowling alley made me feel like I had been Rolled into one of my dad's old stories about his bowling league years. Classic flooring, open ball return rails, and a real nostalgic feel to the entire place. Right down to shoes that look...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Ezekiel K
Reviewed 10 March 2016

There is an arcade here! This was a great find. We stopped by when we had an hour or two to kill, and really dug this place. There's air hockey, skeeball, and a bunch of other older arcade games. There's also Big Buck Hunter, if...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Kelly C
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

I bowled at the Landmark Lanes for many of years and the place has changed owners a few times. They finally updated the center for the better, with new Lanes automatic scoring and new shoes, thank god. It still does smell like mold in the...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank OGALkiller
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Landmark's a cool laid back spot to hit when you're looking for something to do on the east side. It's right next to the Oriental Theater so it's perfect to visit before or after seeing a film. When in the North/Farwell area be sure to...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Drew H
Reviewed 29 May 2015

This place is so much fun! There are arcade games, pool tables , bars, and more. Every time I have gone here I had an amazing time.

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Kayla W
Reviewed 16 November 2014

Paid for 3 games. After the second game they shut off our lane and told us to leave because I wasn't wearing bowling shoes! I showed her my shoes and sure enough she was dead wrong. Embarrassed she apologized to me but called the police...More

Date of experience: November 2014
3  Thank Landmarkishorrible
Reviewed 24 September 2014

It's an older bowling alley with 3 bars and 18 lanes, but don't let that put you off. It's been remodeled with nice features. They have cool shoes, automatic scoring, and kiddie cocktails. Great for adults too. Lots of celebrities have bowled here in the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank Barbara A
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 56 nearby hotels
County Clare Irish Inn and Pub
424 reviews
1.81 km away
Knickerbocker on the Lake
179 reviews
1.85 km away
Astor Hotel
216 reviews
1.91 km away
The Plaza Hotel
954 reviews
2.17 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,665 nearby restaurants
Beans & Barley Market and Cafe
174 reviews
.07 km away
Von Triers
36 reviews
.04 km away
45 reviews
.10 km away
Divino Wine and Dine
40 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 410 nearby attractions
Oriental Theater
171 reviews
.05 km away
Bradford Beach
171 reviews
.81 km away
Lakefront Trail
50 reviews
.81 km away
Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum
56 reviews
.56 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Landmark Lanes staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines