Bowling can be a competitive sport or a casual fun activity with friends. No matter your skill level, Long Island has got you covered with plenty of bowling alleys near almost every neighborhood. Check out the best ones here, then grab some friends, and head out for a night of fun, food, and knockin’ down pins!

2015: Long Islanders Voted Farmingdale Lanes Best Bowling Alley on Long Island!

Farmingdale Lanes
99 Conklin St., Farmingdale. 631-249-4300. farmingdalelanes.com

Whether it’s a birthday party, date night, or an afternoon of fun with the family, Farmingdale Lanes has all the amenities to make your bowling experience unforgettable. The same family has owned the bowling alley for three generations. Despite their soaring popularity, the family has never forgotten why people of all ages began gravitating to its bowling alley in the first place: customer satisfaction and a fun-filled environment. Join a league or just play for fun, and then spread the word.

2014: Long Islanders Voted Bowl Long Island at Patchogue Best Bowling Alley on Long Island!

1. Bowl Long Island at Patchogue
138 W. Ave., Patchogue. 631-475-5164. bowllongisland.com

2. AMF Syosset Lanes
111 Eileen Way, Syosset. 516-921-7575. amf.com/syosset

3. Baldwin Bowl
2407 Grand Ave., Baldwin. 516-223-8980. baldwinbowl.com

2013: Long Islanders Voted AMF Wantagh Lanes in Wantagh Best Bowling Alley on Long Island!

1. AMF Wantagh Lanes
1300 Wantagh Ave., Wantagh. 516-781-1460. www.amf.com/wantaghlanes

2. AMF Sayville Lanes
5660 Sunrise Hwy., Sayville. 631-567-8900. www.amf.com/sayvillelanes

3. Bowl Long Island at Patchogue
138 West Ave., Patchogue. 631-475-5164. www.bowllongisland.com

National
300 Long Island
895 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville. 631-271-1180. www.threehundred.com/long_island.html

2012: Long Islanders voted Bowl Long Island at Patchogue Best Bowling Alley on Long Island

1. Bowl Long Island at Patchogue
138 W. Ave., Patchogue. 631-475-5164. www.bowllongisland.com

2. AMF Syosset Lanes
111 Eileen Ave., Syosset. 516-921-7575. www.amf.com

3. Massapequa Bowl
4235 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. 516-541-8000. www.massapequabowl.com

2011: Long Islanders Voted AMF Sheridan Lanes in Mineola Best Bowling Alley on Long Island!

1. AMF Sheridan Lanes
199 E. Jericho Tpke., Mineola. 516.741.3444. www.amf.com/sheridanlanesny

2. AMF Babylon Lanes
430 Sunrise Hwy., West Babylon. 631.661.6600. www.amf.com/babylonlanes

3. AMF Syosset Lanes
111 Eileen Way, Syosset. 516.921.7575. www.amf.com/syosset

NATIONAL
300 Long Island
895 Walt Whitman Rd., Melville. 631.271.1180. www.3hundred.com/long_island.htm

2010: Long Islanders Voted Syosset Lanes in Syosset the Best Bowling Alley on Long Island!

1. Syosset Lanes
111 Eileen Way, Syosset. 516-921-7575. www.amf.com/syossetlanes

2. North/South Levittown Lanes
100 Schoolhouse Rd., Levittown, 516-731-5700. 56 Tanners Ln., Levittown, 516-735-3900. www.levittownbowling.com

3. Massapequa Bowl & Lounge
4235 Merrick Rd., Massapequa. 516-541-8000. www.massapequabowl.com