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Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train

2805 Colonial Blvd, Colonial Station, Fort Myers, FL 33966-1012
+1 239-275-8487
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I took a group of 45 senior aboard the Murder Mystery Dinner train. They had a great time. Food was... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
Eileen C
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Largo, United States
Murder mystery train

It was a fun night out. The food was good, the acting was very good, the play was fun. Guessing who... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
pinknails1
,
Furlong, Pennsylvania
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The Murder Mystery Dinner Train (owned and operated by Seminole Gulf Railway) offers a Unique Dining Experience where passengers enjoy our table side Murder Mystery Show and a Nostalgic Train Trip as our On-board Chef prepares a delicious Five Course Dinner. The train seats up to 208 people and operates year round, Wednesday through Sunday, and holds special holiday events, like a Sweetheart Express for Valentine's Day, a New Year's Eve Gala, two traditional New England style Thanksgiving dinners, and Halloween Ghost Trains. The Murder Mystery Dinner Train also offers hotel Get-Away packages with special rates available only through the railroad.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (127 reviews)
“course meal” (25 reviews)
“fun evening” (33 reviews)
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2805 Colonial Blvd, Colonial Station, Fort Myers, FL 33966-1012
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

I took a group of 45 senior aboard the Murder Mystery Dinner train. They had a great time. Food was delicious. many commented on how good the prime rib was. The show was a hoot and we even figured out who the murderer was. The...More

Thank Eileen C
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Eileen, Thank you for bringing your group and for leaving a wonderful five star review. We certainly look forward to having you back again for another evening out. Allll aboard!

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

It was a fun night out. The food was good, the acting was very good, the play was fun. Guessing who did it was a blast. My husband was right which I am still hearing about. We will do it again for sure.

Thank pinknails1
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

I am delighted to read that you and your husband had such a wonderful time. On your next journey, you will have your chance to be the Super Sleuth for the evening. Thank you for leaving your five star review. See you aboard again soon.

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Great dinner aboard a real railway car. Food was very good and the murder mystery was great to watch. All in all a good time but was somewhat expensive and a little long.More

Thank Business_Traveler505
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your review and your patronage. We know that a nice evening out is worth it and I thank you for choosing to spend your evening with us. Looking forward to having you out for another evening of fun. if you want to...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017

What a dinner ride and entertainment too. We enjoyed the play/show. The meal was great and the train ride was memorable.

Thank Diane Z
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Diane, Thank you for your patronage and five star review. Our staff truly appreciates taking care of people like you. I hope to see you aboard again for another night of fun food and of course, a little murder.

Reviewed 14 August 2017

My wife and I decided to visit again too see another show, and without surprise we enjoyed it as much as we did the first go around. The dinner, show, and company was all great.More

Thank CHINO29
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 22 August 2017

Thank you for returning and for your five star review. We aim to please, and I am delighted to learn that we gave you and your wife another fun evening on the train for you to remember. Hope to see you again. Maybe you could...More

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

I am so glad someone recommended this to the hubby and I. The entire experience was wonderful (except for the fact we were seated with a young couple who we had nothing in common with who had terrible manners). Awkward! It didn't ruin our wonderful...More

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MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for joining us and for being so accommodating with your table mates. It is the railroad tradition to pair people together at tables, and more often than not it works out very well. Your experience is certainly the outlier. We do look forward...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Really!!! The actors were great, great clues, good accommodations absolutely delicious gourmet food, on a train!! Prime rib that was cooked med rare, juicy and seasoned well.super tender, on a train!!! Chicken breast was juicy and not dried out, amazing! Key lime pie for dessert,...More

Thank Susan T
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Susan T, Thank you for your enthusiastic five star review! We love taking care of engaging guests like yourself and we hope to see you again soon. Next time you might just guess the killer, win the super sleuth award and show off your detecting...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

A very wonderful and excellent way to have a dinner whilst seeing a play perform beform you. Excellent staff, food, waiters, and a just good time to have fun!!!

1  Thank tropicalseeker
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

We always have a wonderful time ourselves taking care of guest like you. Thank you for your patronage and we hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This particular mystery, "Murder on the Scottish Line " was well acted, very funny at times, and the actress that played the lady's maid was great! The conclusion, unfortunately, made no sense but every one seemed, including me, totally entertained. The FOOD, ahh, the food...More

Thank 19qz
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Thank you for your glowing five star review. We thoroughly enjoy having our repeat guests come back for an evening of food, fun and of course, a little murder :-) See you again soon for a new show and another wonderful meal.

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had trouble booking this trip because we couldn't get anyone to answer but after seeing so many people tell me to be persistent, we decided to give it another call in the afternoon and were able to book same day for 7 people. We...More

Thank PBCorreaRN
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you for your persistence and for sharing your family event with us on the train. We are in the midst of hiring additional reservations staff and revamping our online booking system to take care of our guests so everyone may come aboard for a...More

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Terre D
15 October 2017|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
Great questions! We seat all guests at tables of four and make final seating assignments on a first come first serve basis. That said, we encourage new guests to book your reservations as soon as you know when you wish to... More
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Das42
26 August 2017|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
Good question! All of our tables seat four. Couples may be seated with other couples. However, larger parties are seated at adjacent tables. We do our best to accommodate across the aisle, but seating is a first come... More
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Dalia F F
10 August 2017|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
you may book on our secure website directly. Otherwise please call us between 9am and 5pm. We have been extremely busy and have brought on new staff to handle all the guests excited to join us. If you still cannot get... More
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