I've never been the biggest fan of bowling (really it's the shoes), but after going to my cousin's 7th-birthday party at Bowlmor Lanes in Times Square, I might start corralling my friends together for bowling nights. The newest branch of Bowlmor features 50 lanes, New York City-themed lounges, a restaurant/grill, and bar.
My favorite NYC-themed lounge was Chinatown:
But there was also Central Park (see the grass?):
And the Times Square themed lanes: