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Circa 21

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Address: 1828 3rd. Avenue, Rock Island, IL 61201
Phone Number: 309-786-7733
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10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Tue 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed 10:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu 12:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Great for ANY night out!

This was my third trip to Dinner and a play, and it did not disappoint! The buffet menu is prepared by chefs to match the show's theme, and has worked each time. It's taylored for... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Bettendorf, Iowa
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Bettendorf, Iowa
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

This was my third trip to Dinner and a play, and it did not disappoint! The buffet menu is prepared by chefs to match the show's theme, and has worked each time. It's taylored for special needs, vegan, gluten-free, and labeled as such. The servers provide a pre-show, and then the main event. At intermission you can discuss the play... More 

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Mattoon, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

My wife and I were there for the opening night of a comedy called "Boeing Boeing" about a fellow who is stringing along three women, all flight attendants for different airlines. It was excellent! The dinner before was very good as well. I was not expecting all that much from their buffet but I was pleasantly surprised; it was a... More 

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Kewanee, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

It`s a pleasant place to view a live play!!The food we weren`t impressed so on the upside of that they offer just show tickets.Actually we totally get involved as the shows are definatly memorable!!!The show we attended last was Surf Beach Party-the song I`m walking on sunshine still rings through my mind!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

I loved the meal it is served buffet style. Wait staff serves drinks and desserts to your table .they are also entertainers.the stage performances they host are lovely.just a great thing to experience in an historical building as well.

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Rock Island, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

What a relaxing evening as we ate a fine buffet, had time to catch up with friends, and then settle back for an outstanding performance. The building, itself, is great architecture and while we were seated in the middle, there was absolutely no difficulty in seeing the performance. The buffet was plentiful with selections that should please anyone, and the... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

We have not been able to come for several years because of where we live but we were able to check out The Sound of Music recently. Wow! Dinner was fabulous and the service even better. I also recommend splurging on dessert at intermission. Our bootlegger (waiter) also played Max in the show. His performance was fantastic in both roles.... More 

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Muscatine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Have gone to several shows/plays at the Circa. Great venue and entertainment. Food buffet is excellent. Table service is superb. Desserts are great. Plays are professionally done. Never disappointed.

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Rock Island, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We went to see "White Christmas," with my bonus daughter. It was a wonderful show, as always. Circa really knows how to entertain you.

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Burlington, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We saw Sound of Music today at the matinee. Wonderful production! Awesome meal. And the Bootleggers did an awesome job of entertaining on stage and off. Highly recommend if you've never been.

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Rock Falls, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

This is a fantastic place to visit ! They have a buffet style food service and excellent wait staff who are also performers as well. There are at least two meats available and a large assortment of veggies and other foods available,prime rib is not unusual. The site is an old remodeled theatre and part of the deal is food... More 

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