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Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

Address: 510 Centerville Road, Lancaster, PA 17601
Phone Number: +1 717-898-1900
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Dinner theater, Theater & Concerts
Owner description: Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre is a year-round entertainment facility that performs eight mainstage...
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Type: Dinner theater, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Mon 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Owner description: Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre is a year-round entertainment facility that performs eight mainstage musicals and four childrens productions each year as well as hosts several tribute concerts. Our theatre seats 370 and we offer a full all you can eat buffet before each show. The buffet menu changes with each show and can be found on our website. There is also a Gift Shop and Art Gallery within the building. We offer special rates for groups of 16 or more and offer special discounts and perks for season subscribers. Let us cater your next special occasion in our Encore Room!

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Chantilly, Virginia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
11 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

We have been there several times and have always enjoyed the shows. It is a small dinner theater, but has big shows. I would not say that they are on par with say a Kennedy Center performance because of the staying production, but the performances themselves have been very professional and entertaining. We were impressed with the performances there. We... More 

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NJ
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32 reviews 32 reviews
5 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

I have been to many shows at this theatre. We are always entertained and find that the shows are of a good quality for community theatre. The floor is tiered so all seats are good. This is a dinner theatre, but they offer a show only ticket. We have found the bufffet to be lacking in variety and quality. We... More 

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Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
9 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Easy to get to. Plenty of easy parking. Show itself was better than what we were expecting. They did fall short in the food department. Food was ok at best and thats even being to nice. Go for the show, not the food.

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Union, New Jersey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We went to see midlife crises 2 we were there on opening night the show was a musical comedy it was really good I bought my mom we could both relate to the sitituations LOL the food was really good Ive been here a few times this food seemed to be the best I have had there and the desserts... More 

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West Hazleton, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My wife and I have seen several shows at Dutch Apple: The Wedding Singer, Holly Jolly Christmas, A Swinging Christmas and It's A Wonderful Life. Each show was incredible, and the food is absolutely delicious. If they have pot roast on the day that you're going, get it., It's incredible! We purchased tickets for the Christmas show in 2013. Unfortunately,... More 

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Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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59 reviews 59 reviews
29 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Enjoyed a lunch and matinee performance for the Christmas performance of "It's a Wonderful Life." Buffet menu had a nice basic variety with great desserts. The service was excellent and the setting was very nice. The performance was awesome with a wonderful pit orchestra. Had a great time and will certainly go back again!

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Dutch Apple offers good shows and good food! Try to go at night to avoid school aged kids on field trips as the menu does change for them. (i.e. chicken nuggets and French fries vs. steak)

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Reading, Pennsylvania, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We dine with two other couples on a monthly basis and cruise/vacation together at least once per year. We saw that the Dutch Apple Dinner Theater was presenting It's A Wonderful Life and booked a reservation. The location is just off of the Rt 30 Centerville Road exit. Really easy to find. The hostess took us to our reserved table.... More 

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Manasquan, NJ, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We were unsure of the Dutch Apple Theater as we only viewed the menu online and we took friends of ours, who live in Lancaster, PA to this terrific local dinner theater. They had never been there before. Both my wife and our friends have mobility issues and it was great that there were no stairs involved. Great seats from... More 

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Beautifully decorated for Christmas, they make you feel so welcome as soon as you walk in the door! The buffet was excellent and was not your typical food selection. I loved the show, It's a Wonderful Life" and it really put me in the Holiday spirity.Our waitress was Kelly, she was quick to get us anything we asked her for,... More 

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