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Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theatre

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455 W Foothill Blvd, Claremont, CA 91711-2701
+1 909-626-1254
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09:00 - 23:00
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Claremont, California
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We've been attending for ten years now and we can count on a high quality performance, excellent food and outstanding service. The reputations built up over more than 30 years is well deserved. And hearing Michael Ryan on the guitar in the pre-show opener is absolutely a treasure not to be missed!

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Thank dwightwvogel
La Verne
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66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Theater is great. Food is not befitting this super theater. One should do one or the other if one cannot do both well. Food is not much above cafeteria style. Meat is tough. Choices are limited. Desserts are better.

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Thank Traveler5_10
Claremont, California
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

It was a very fun night, the show was cute and we had a great meal. I would highly recommend this for a gift to others (possibly parents, a good friend), loved the ambiance.

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Thank reograd
Denver, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Excellent theater using up and coming actors in great shows.Quality of food and drink is excellent for a dinner theater.

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Thank geologist135
Riverside, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We have had season tickets for many years. It's always a treat to come here. Everyone dresses up and the ambiance is first class. We have always enjoyed the food and the performances. Look forward to each and every musical!!!

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Thank singingdeb2016
Claremont, California
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

We have seen about 5 shows at the Candlelight in the past 5 years. Impressive performances including CATS. The food is good. Sometimes there are special shows that do not include the dinner and they cost less. Good place to take out of town company.

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Thank Jane H
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We have been going to the Candlelight for years and have never been disappointed. The food and service are excellent, the shows are outstanding and the price is right. With such quality so close at hand, there is no reason to go to LA. I would give the Candlelight 6 stars if I could. If you have never been there,... More 

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Thank Pete B
Claremont, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

First your table already has your name place card at your seat. They have a dress code, pant suits are acceptable. A little outdated atmosphere but that adds to the old theater charm. I had tri tip with a lovely sauce, very tasty, my friend the mahi-mahi plenty of food. Excellent service. We saw Footloose. EXCELLENT! It was the best... More 

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Thank Karen T
Norwalk, California
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99 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Went to see the tribute to the Carpenters on July 21 2016. Great show! Great for couples. There were 4 couples in our group and everyone enjoyed it immensely. The tribute shows are casual and they encourage singing along, dancing in the aisle, etc. If you are a fan of some group or singer and the Candlelight has a tribute... More 

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Garden Grove, California, United States
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168 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

We were treated to dinner and a show (Mary Poppins) last night. What a treasure we discovered! Our table was ready and waiting for us and as soon as we were seated our waiter came up and began our service. Between us we tried 3 of the 4 offerings for dinner and all were wonderful. I particularly enjoyed the filet... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 455 W Foothill Blvd, Claremont, CA 91711-2701
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Claremont
  • Phone Number: +1 909-626-1254

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?