Longtime Brentwood bowling alley Dart Bowl closes after 62 years

Dart Bowl will close for good July 17. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Dart Bowl will close for good July 17. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Dart Bowl will close for good July 17. (Jack Flagler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Dart Bowl, located at 5700 Grover Ave., Austin, will close permanently July 17. Owner John Donovan said in a statement the economic impact from people staying home during the pandemic was too much for the business to overcome. "This is the toughest thing we've ever had to do as business owners, but it was our only option," Donovan said. Dart Bowl was founded in 1958 by Donovan's grandfather, Harry Peterson. 512-452-2518. www.dartbowl.com


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