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Swift Creek Mill

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17401 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Colonial Heights, VA 23834-5300
+1 804-748-5203
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good9%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
Jan 3, 2018
“Go to the theater but forget the restaurant”
Dec 15, 2017
“christmas time visit”
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$$ - $$$
17401 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Colonial Heights, VA 23834-5300
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Reviewed January 3, 2018

I keep thinking this time it will be better but year after year it is the same dull high school cafeteria food. How do they prepare turkey and ham in different serving trays come out having the same bland card board taste? At a price...More

Thank Gregg-Midlo
Reviewed December 15, 2017

WEnt to see "Andrews Sisters" The meal before was horrible and so disappointing. Never do i go to a restuarant where the meal is this bad. Turkey, have served turkey to recovering addicts on Thanksgiving where the turkey was sliced from the bird itself, lots...More

1  Thank Michael S
Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

So you eat here because it's convenient when seeing a play. It is not a buffet. You can't go up and serve yourself which would be far easier than their cafeteria system. They serve you soup or salad at the table along with rolls. You...More

1  Thank B W
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Second visit to see the holiday show but had the buffet dinner this trip. Enjoyed the performance. Dinner setting is nice since it is an old mill and the service excellent but nothing exceptional about the food and the coffee was cold and weak. Pricey...More

Thank russofSNJ
Reviewed September 1, 2015

Cannot go wrong seeing ANYTHING here! I like the food, although some may not, as there is no selection. We get 2 tickets every year for my mother and her friend. We try to see all the plays that are there!

Thank Theresa G
Reviewed April 23, 2015

excellent local theater productions The building is reported to be the oldest mill in the U.S. Scenic alongside the Swift Creek dam. We love the shows, but generally eat at the fine Wagstaff's steakhouse next door before the show. The mill's restaurant not as good...More

Thank Traveller_Jr
Reviewed March 28, 2015

Beautiful setting in an old historic building. It is an old gristmill that was converted into a dinner theater. It showcases local talent. My husband and I love the productions- generally 5-6 per year. They offer a 1/2 price discount to Chesterfield County Employees on...More

Thank Angela T
Reviewed February 19, 2015

The Swift Creek Mill has provided exceptional theater for the local area for over 40 years now. There buffet prior to the theater is good as well if you want dinner and theater.

Thank John W
Reviewed October 26, 2014

Have been wanting to go to this little, nearby playhouse for about 4 years. Finally made it to see "See How They Run". The play was great, extremely funny with actors who enjoyed what they do. The building is really cool, a huge old mill...More

Thank JudyM23692
Reviewed August 12, 2014

Food was cafeteria quality. The actors gave a descent show and the stage is small and cozy. Fodd just doesn't cut it.

Thank Karen K
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  • Address: 17401 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Colonial Heights, VA 23834-5300
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Colonial Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 804-748-5203
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