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Subpar Miniature Golf

Alameda

91% of 375 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

Whimsical indoor miniature-golf course features holes modeled after Bay Area landmarks, including the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz

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Promotional value expires Jun 6, 2013. Amount paid never expires. May buy multiples. Limit 1 per group per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Subpar Miniature Golf - Alameda: Miniature Golf for Two, Four, or Six at Subpar Miniature Golf (Up to 56% Off)

Some activities are more family friendly on a smaller scale, such as playing golf or sinking battleships. Small games, big fun with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $9 for miniature golf for two (up to an $18 value)
  • $16 for miniature golf for four (up to a $36 value)
  • $24 for miniature golf for six (up to a $54 value)

Surrounded by re-creations of NoCal landmarks, golfers show off their putting skills in an indoor course, jumping the Park Street drawbridge or delicately navigating the twisting ramps of the MacArthur Maze.

Though this merchant sometimes offers a discounted price online, this Groupon is still the best deal available.

Subpar Miniature Golf

While idly discussing the prospect of creating a miniature-golf course festooned with elaborate art installations, Michael Taft realized that he couldn’t think of a single putt-putt course in the Bay Area. Fast-forwarding to his retirement plan of owning a small business, Taft snapped up an abandoned video store and enlisted artistic friends and local craftspeople to make his dream a reality. Subpar Miniature Golf’s map of handcrafted holes has players putting their way through Bay Area landmarks, including an Altamont Pass windmill and the Golden Gate Bridge, tricked out with loop-the-loops. A sprawling, painted mural wraps its way around the room, depicting scenes of NoCal life and tricking gullible coyotes into trying to sprint through the walls.

Subpar Miniature Golf’s ever-growing arcade area keeps button-smashers busy with vintage pinball machines and a pair of air-hockey tables, contributing to Taft's dream of turning the space into a family institution and community fixture. As he told the San Francisco Chronicle, "Every once in a while, you'll hear a giant cheer in the back by a group that sunk a (great) putt. It makes me feel really good, like 'We did that. That's us.'"

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91% of 375 customers recommend

Fun miniature golf landscape with Bay Area landmarks! Great to do it at night with disco lights!
Kimberly C. · December 10, 2015
Great family fun
Bonnie J. · December 7, 2015
Have fun
Namiko N. · August 3, 2015
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    Alameda

    1511 Park St.

    Alameda, CA 94501

    +15105214653

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