*There wouldn’t be any gutter balls on this night in Sac County. We hit every split, gathered a few strikes and instead of a turkey we got a Ribeye! Our meal at the Bowling Alley was complimentary. The views expressed in this blog post are of our own. Now, let’s Gallivant!
Northwest Iowa has a wide range of delightful places to eat at, and every county has plenty of reasons to stop and take pictures at the oodles of roadside attractions. There may not be a collection of communities that has more of these roadside pieces of Americana, per square mile, than Sac County. A whole day can be spent in this rural area of Western Iowa just discovering these road trip treasures. And if you’re going to tackle that adventure, then you’ll most likely work up an appetite. Make a stop into Odebolt for the Bowling Alley and you won’t have to worry if it’s league night, and you don’t even have to rent shoes!
By now you can tell that the Bowling Alley doesn’t have the lanes anymore, but it’s turned into one of my favorite repurposing stories when it comes to popular restaurants. And why call it anything different from the Bowling Alley! The locals know exactly what it’s all about, and they’re spreading the word to visitors looking for a great meal. There’s still a kingpin in Odebolt, Iowa…It’s that amazing Ribeye that can be showing up to your table in Sac County! Let’s put in a few more frames….