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Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre

510 Centerville Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601-1306
+1 717-898-1900
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Great Time!

I took my Mom, and my 2 kids to go see Grease. The salad and hot food was great, and desserts and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KazieInPA
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Grease is the word-the show, Grease, that is.

My wife and I saw the musical "Grease" at DA a few weeks ago, and we find ourselves still humming... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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 328, and we offer a selection of dining options. Enjoy our full all you can eat buffet before each Sunday - Wednesday evening and matinee show. The buffet menu changes with each show and can be found on our website. On Friday and Saturday evening, enjoy Prime Rib on the carving station. On Thursday evenings, we offer a four course served meal. Let us serve you with full service, plated dinners right at your table! Looking for show only? Sit anywhere in the theatre on Thursday evenings. Appetizers and desserts menu is available for an additional cost. 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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  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad bar” (19 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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510 Centerville Rd, Lancaster, PA 17601-1306
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I took my Mom, and my 2 kids to go see Grease. The salad and hot food was great, and desserts and ice cream were awesome. The Staff was so nice and helpful. We absolutely loved the show. I would recommend this place to everyone!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I saw the musical "Grease" at DA a few weeks ago, and we find ourselves still humming, and singing the songs. It was a great production with an excellent, vibrant and star-quality cast. The staging and props were top flight, as were...More

Thank Ben M
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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks so much for your kind comments Ben! We are so glad you enjoyed Grease. Hope to see you back again soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived rather early (11:15) for the matinee show (could have easily waited til noon). The food was good...started with a broccoli cheddar soup, full salad bar and green beans, mashed potatoes, steamed cauliflower, baked ziti, pork loin, fish, honey baked chicken and flank steak....More

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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the kind words! We are so glad you enjoyed Grease and your experience at Dutch Apple. Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 3 year old son and I got the last two tickets for one day of the Elephant and Piggie Play. They were show only seats but we were served drinks. We were amongst the people that were eating so it was a little awkward...More

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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your comments! Since we are a dinner theatre, we do have a limited number of show only seats. I would recommend trying lunch and show for your next children's theatre. And children's theatre shows sell out fast, so check them out soon! We...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner was very good and the production of "Grease" was outstanding. The wait staff was friendly and attentive. Definitely deserves 5 stars! Connie R., Kempton PA

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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Connie! So glad you enjoyed your visit with us. Hope see you again soon!!

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

My wife and I made last minute arrangements to see Grease on a Saturday afternoon. The show was almost sold out, with only single seats available at tables of four. So we decided we would sit at separate tables for the meal, and move one...More

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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So glad you were able to come see Grease! And even more glad we could accommodate you and get you seats together. Thank you for your kind comments and so glad you enjoyed your visit. See you again soon!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Being “old folks”, Ben and Mrs Too are easy suckers for the fabulous hits of the Great White Way, so when we saw that Dutch Apple would be presenting “Show Boat”, we simply had to sign up for two seats at a Thursday matinee. If...More

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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words! We are glad you were able to make it for Grease and can't wait to see you again for Sister Act. Thanks again!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Food was excellent, staff very pleasant. Everything was extremely organized with dinner buffet. I only didn’t give it 5 stars because after sitting through dinner and the show the sets got a little uncomfortable.

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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the kind words Pat! And we do appreciate the feedback. Hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

The show was great, but the buffet was mediocre, which is what I expected. The hot meat choices weren't great, and the salad bar was pretty scant, but there's good service and the dessert choices were amazing. I can't say as we would do it...More

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Allison H, Public Relations Manager at Dutch Apple Dinner Theatre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the feedback! The menu for each show does change, so if there is a show you're looking to see in the future, you will notice different options on the buffet. I would recommend trying our Thursday Evening Served Dinner, which is a four...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I chose the Dutch Apple Theater to celebrate my wife’s birthday. We opted for the dinner show and Show Boat was performing. The show was very good for a small venue. During dinner the staff was very cordial and attentive to our needs. The food...More

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Judith M
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Response from Bette E | Reviewed this property |
It is definitely handicap accessible and they have table so you can sit in at your wheelchair have a great time I think everybody else answer the questions and you can also go to the food section in your wheelchair
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I have no idea-try their website or just call.
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Response from Mariahcat | Reviewed this property |
There's no senior rate I'm aware of. There are different levels of cost. You can get the buffet & show at a table or if you don't want a meal you can get a ticket just for the show, there are a few theater styles seats for... More
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