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Lawrenceville’s legendary Arsenal Bowl is on the market

PITTSBURGH — Since 1938, Pittsburgh residents have been gathering at the Arsenal Bowl.

Now, the old-school lanes are for sale.

The second-generation ownership has reached retirement age and is looking for the right operator to take the reins of the venue voted “Pittsburgh’s Best Bowling and Fun Spot” year after year.

After a record year in 2019, Arsenal Bowl survived the pandemic. The venue has evolved into a growing bowling nightclub with modern lanes, pinsetters and automatic scoring complimented by theme nights, live bands and DJ’s.

Arsenal Bowl has been featured in The New York Times as well as various travel publications and has become a must-see for Hollywood elite spending time in the region for film projects -- the owners said famous visitors include Tom Hanks and Bryan Cranston.

The 20,000-square-foot Arsenal Bowl opportunity features 22 bowling lanes, a full-service bar with commercial kitchen, live entertainment area, and all furniture, fixtures, and equipment.

For more information call Specialty Group at (412) 369-1555 or visit the website at .

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