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The Painted Pin

737 Miami Circle
Atlanta, GA 30324

Open - Changes to operations

The Painted Pin is an upscale boutique bar , bowling and entertainment venue with 20 full service lanes in an industrial warehouse space in the heart of Buckhead’s Miami Circle. In addition to bowling, complimentary classic interactive games including indoor bocce ball, table shuffleboard, ping pong, skee-ball, southern skittles, giant jenga , bimini ring toss and oversized basketball pop a shots are available. All of our lanes feature custom chesterfield couches for seating and personalized staff to deliver balls and shoes lane side for your convenience. Our comforting pub and “upscale alley ” fare includes wood fired pizzas, tacos, sliders, salads and small plates. The distinct beverage program offers signature and classic cocktails, craft and local beer and artisanal wines by the glass.
The Painted Pin is also available for events, and offers several unique options to suit all of your party needs. The private event space includes 8 bowling lanes, lounge style soft seating areas, and booths equipped with flat-screen television and automatic bumpers. In addition to the 8 lane event side, The Painted Pin has an indoor gaming courtyard perfect for happy hours and cocktail parties.
Since opening in June 2014, The Painted Pin has received endless national acclaim including praise from Zagat (10 Hottest Bars in Atlanta, 10 Sexiest Places in Atlanta), Business Insider Magazine (50 Coolest New Businesses in America), Atlanta Magazine (Best of Atlanta), Creative Loafing (Best Bowling Alley), Hospitality Design, Southern Living, MarketWatch, Eater, People Magazine, Forbes and Bowlers Journal International Magazine’s “Best New Boutique Center” in their 30th Annual Architecture and Design Awards, and more.
For more information, visit our website.

Safety Measures

Temperatures will be taken for all staff and guests upon arrival with contactless infrared thermometers. Anyone with a fever over 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit will be refused entry. Sick employees will not be allowed to work. All staff will be required to wear a facemask for the entirety of their shift. Personal hand sanitizer dispensers will be located at all lanes, tables, along the bar, and in common areas throughout the venue. All bowling balls, shoes, and ball returns will be disinfected between groups. Clean, disinfected shoes will be delivered to your lanes by a member of our staff. Maximum number of bowlers per individual lane is 6. Maximum number of lanes per group is 2. Maximum group size for a pair of lanes or for a dining table is limited to 10 guests. There will be an empty bowling lane on either side of each cohabitating group of bowlers. All tables, counters, and seating will be cleaned and sanitized between users. All high frequency touch points will be regularly cleaned and disinfected. All social distancing guidelines will be enforced for our staff and guests at all times. All lanes, tables, soft seating, booths, and games will be placed a minimum of 6 feet apart. All public spaces will be marked for social distancing. There will be directional signage as well as floor identifiers for safe standing, waiting, and ordering locations throughout the venue. A QR code will be displayed at all lanes, tables, and along the bar for guests to scan to view our digital food and beverage menu. Suspension of cash as a form of payment.

We don't take reservations. Instead, we highly recommend the best way to enjoy The Painted Duck during these times is by booking a private event. Food and beverage packages are pre-selected. No wait and no lines! Allowable party sizes will continue to change with the legislation. Please email for more information on how we set those up. We are currently open Wednesday thru Sunday. All guests will be required to wear a face covering in all common areas at all times. During the pandemic, all bowling, food, and beverage checks will receive a 20% auto-gratuity for our amazing staff. See you soon! Please check our website at for evolving hours of operation.