Richardson's Family Entertainment Centre - Ten Pin Bowling in Lowestoft - Great Yarmouth

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Richardson’s Family Entertainment Centre is an ideal place for fun time with family, friends, or colleagues. Featuring 14 ten-pin bowling lanes, all equipped with automatic bumpers for those that need it, and a computer system that does the scoring for you, the centre also has a family amusement arcade, pool tables, and soft play for the little ones*.

There is also the Bar with Sky TV, and the Diner & Restaurant that serves meals freshly cooked to order.

Richardson’s Family entertainment centre also runs a variety of clubs, including an After School Club and Over 50s Club, and parties for the kids, work groups, and families, there’s fun for everyone.

Located close to Lowestoft high street on Whapload Road opposite the wind turbine, Richardson’s Family Entertainment Centre really is THE Family Entertainment Centre.

Children's Activity Centre

Our indoor soft play areas has so much to keep children stimulated and entertained. Richie’s Adventure Island gives children a safe place to explore and meet new friends.


The Bar is a modern relaxing area to enjoy a drink with family or friends. This includes a 42" TV with Sky TV.
Recently refurbished seating & an American-style pool table, our bar is the perfect place to kick back & relax

Amusement Arcade

Our pier-themed entrance hall has some great arcade games for everyone to enjoy!

From classic 2p machines to our brand-new, state-of-the-art machines, there’s plenty of games to get lost in!

Guide Prices

Adult £8 for 1 game, £12 for 2 games, £14 for 3 games
Juniors (Under 16) £7 for 1 game, £11 for 2 games, £13 for 3 games

Play Centre £4.50 for 2 hours play



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets

Booking & Payment Details

  • Cash Point
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)


  • On-site catering
  • On-site light refreshments


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome


  • Facilities for groups

Meeting, Conference & Wedding Facilities

  • Mobile phone coverage


  • Free Parking

Property Facilities

  • Public toilets
  • Smoking not allowed
  • WiFi or internet access

Target Markets

  • Accepts groups

Map & Directions

Road Directions

RFEC is located in Lowestoft, just off the High Street on the corner of Rant Score and Whapload Rd, only a 10-15 minute walk from Lowestoft train station! Or we have a car park which is included with your bowling. Accessible by Public Transport: Lowestoft station is 0 miles away.

Richardson's Family Entertainment Centre

Type:Ten Pin Bowling

Whapload Road, Lowestoft, NR32 1TY

Tel: 01502 519200

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Monday - Sunday10:00 - 22:00
Bank Holiday10:00 - 22:00

* Not open Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day