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World Cafe Live at the Queen

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Address: 500 N Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801-3005
Phone Number:
+1 215-222-1400
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Hours:
Wed - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00

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I recently went to World Cafe Live for a production. It has a great armopshere, great sound and there is not a bad seat in the downstairs area. This venue has an upstairs and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 September 2016
C W
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Delaware
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Flemington, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Beer Fest on December 28th was great, but my wife and I had dinner beforehand upstairs, and the Bartender was great and treated us about as well as one can imagine. His name is Anthony, and if anyone is reading this, please pay him a visit. He knows a lot about several topics, and he's still so young. Kudos... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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85 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

This was an exciting place to see live entertainment. Had standing room only until they opened the balcony area which was truly wonderful. The bands we saw were locals and were some of the best we have seen.

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Thank CAHI57
Dublin, Ireland
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69 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

went here on a recommendation whilst on a recent business trip. Its always good to have an outlet for local musicians and they do a good job at providing this platform. The issue is always - to find a real diamond you have to shift through alot of coal. The line-up on the night was 50/50 good and bad. I... More 

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Thank Serial-Diner
Havertown, Pennsylvania
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191 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

We had a great time at this place. service was excellent, sound for music was very good. and the food was tasty as well...we'll be back

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Thank KG42
Delaware
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25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I recently went to World Cafe Live for a production. It has a great armopshere, great sound and there is not a bad seat in the downstairs area. This venue has an upstairs and downstairs where two different events can happen simultaneously. The food selection was very limited to buffet style but gave guests enough options to satisfy their palette.... More 

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Thank C W
Atlantic City, New Jersey
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256 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We had a great time seeing a concert at the Queen. The restoration is beautiful, and the view and the sound was fantastic from our seats. We did not eat so I can't comment on the food but they did have a full bar. We would definitely return for another show.

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Thank droppinout
Delaware
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36 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Always check their website calendar. Great shows upstairs and downstairs from Nationally Touring bands to local bands. The new menu is Delicious, vegan and vegetarian friendly.

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Thank mom0rem
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40 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This was a cool way to see live music but just be knowledgeable about the seating arrangements. I paid extra for what I thought were close-up balcony seats and ended up at a table in the second tier or the balcony, row E. Two other couples were also surprised. None of the women could see the stage seated behind the... More 

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Thank DM N
Wilmington, De
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139 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

At least the city of Wilmington, otherwise known as murder town has something going for it. It is The World Cafe Live at The Queen. We did not partake in the food or drink, but the venue is outstanding. I've only been to downstairs shows. The staff is friendly and helpful, the acoustics and sight lines are great. A wonderful... More 

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Thank Db1105
Hockessin, Delaware
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54 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

If you love live music, the Queen has two great options. Upstairs for smaller events and food, and downstairs for larger shows. I have been to see several events - Kermit Ruffins, Robert Cray, Sonny Landreth and others and the small size makes for a very up close experience. Full bar with lots of craft beer selections. Come out and... More 

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