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Derby Dinner Playhouse

Open Now: 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Fun for everyone

I’ve been going to DDP since I was a teenager. This is my first year having season tickets and I am... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Priscilla V
via mobile
Web of Murder

Great show with humor and suspense. Lot of fun. Dinner was very yummy. Staff is always friendly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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A 500 seat dinner theatre featuring Broadway Musicals, Comedies, Concerts, and Children's Theatre. A freshly prepared home-style buffet is included in the ticket price. Located just minutes from downtown Louisville, KY, free parking and AAA...more
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525 Marriott Dr, Clarksville, IN 47129-3099
+1 812-288-8281
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I’ve been going to DDP since I was a teenager. This is my first year having season tickets and I am loving it. This place is really a bargain: dinner and an intimate play for less than the cost of most of the tickets to...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great show with humor and suspense. Lot of fun. Dinner was very yummy. Staff is always friendly. We always enjoy DDP

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Cindy K, Owner at Derby Dinner Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you! We appreciate your comments and I will share with the staff.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located within minutes of downtown Louisville..this is one of the few remaining dinner theaters. Food is better than anticipated. Served buffet style. Desserts are table served. Nice atmosphere for an oldies concert. A nice all inclusive night out. A very good value

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Overall this place runs like a well oiled machine. We bought our tickets online. We went to the door, they immediately pulled our ticket, seated us and took our drink order. The buffet is of pretty standard fare although potatoes au gratin is a nice...More

Thank Shane O
Cindy K, Owner at Derby Dinner Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your nice comments. We're happy you enjoyed your time with us and hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed 27 August 2018

My family and I went recently to see their production of The Little Mermaid. Not only did we have a very nice buffet dinner but we had a wonderful time seeing the show. The ticket price included the dinner and basic drinks but if you...More

Thank Propgirl
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Went here with a few friends. Had a wonderful buffet supper and show was Fantastic. I would recommend this place to anyone. Price was reasonable as well.

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Was in town for a teachers conference and went to see the Little Mermaid. We were not disappointed. So much fun!!! The food was really good. The cheesecake was yummy.

Thank pugsjhpugs
Cindy K, Owner at Derby Dinner Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you for the nice comments. So happy you could take a break from your conference and enjoy a performance with us.

Reviewed 19 July 2018

About a year ago, I heard about the great shows at Derby Dinner Playhouse. I had been as a kid and loved it, but was scared I had outgrown the plays at Derby Dinner. I decided to try it anyways, although I thought it was...More

1  Thank Paigeedavis
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

As usual the play was amazing. The attention to detail is amazing. Food is good, wish there was more variety. Desserts were good at intermission. Only complaint is it was freezing in there. My daughter went to the car and got a blanket. I saw...More

Thank Shelly B
Reviewed 1 July 2018

My sister, mother, and I visited Derby Dinner while away for a "girls" weekend. I had heard rave reviews several times from friends and was excited to finally check it out for myself. We attended the show "Christmas Carol" and it did not disappoint. The...More

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Angela W
8 April 2018|
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Response from shesaysso | Reviewed this property |
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Response from JGanote | Reviewed this property |
They are really careful about selling seats with obstructed views. Depending on their sets. Some tables aren’t available because of obstructions. Not a bad seat in the house.
25 October 2017|
Response from amyers2018 |
If coming to the Saturday Matinee for our main stage performances we begin serving at 11:45am. If coming to the Saturday Lunch performance for Children's Theatre we begin serving at 12pm.