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Commodore Theater

Closed Now: 5:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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The commodore was great, but I wouldn’t suggest it for younger children. The food was good, and the... read more

Reviewed March 5, 2018
Abby C
via mobile
Such a cool place!! Please try!

If you really want to do something different with a group of friends or on a date night, please go... read more

Reviewed February 27, 2018
Yorktown, Virginia
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421 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3621
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Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

The commodore was great, but I wouldn’t suggest it for younger children. The food was good, and the popcorn was delicious. Great service.

Thank Abby C
Reviewed February 27, 2018 via mobile

If you really want to do something different with a group of friends or on a date night, please go to the Commodore! This place is a throwback in time in such a classy way. The theater is beautiful and well maintained. This place, to...More

Thank Foodiein757
Reviewed February 4, 2018

Fully restored historic landmark of 1920's art deco decor. Most pieces are original. Order, dine and watch a movie on the real big screen 20' by 40' screen. Vegetarian options on the menu. Adult beverages served as well as hot and cold desserts. Walls adorned...More

Thank Allen S
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

It’s a great place to enjoy a meal and watch a movie. Get there early so you can order and have you meal before the movie starts. They choose great movies and have an amazing sound system. All the makings of a really fun experience....More

Thank Doris Y
Reviewed December 19, 2017 via mobile

I never seen that theather its amazing, and they have to dinner right there (but you have be a little early to have place) if you don't, you enjoy the movie in the 2nd level. But its really great.

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed December 4, 2017

Walking through the front door is an experience in itself. Once inside the Decor takes you on a trip through time. The Classic “Dinner and a Movie”... Family Friendly Too!!

Thank Trikesha N
Reviewed December 3, 2017

The Commodore Theater in Old Town Portsmouth is a historic Theater that has upgraded technology for sound and audio. It is a dine and watch theater as well. Guests are seated at tables and they have a nice dining menu that is served as the...More

Thank LizandC
Reviewed November 15, 2017

The Commodore Theater is a wonderful entertainment experience. It features comfortable seating, THX Surround Sound, and tasty dining right in the theatre offering many pleasant entrees for lunch and dinner. The theater's art deco styling is an homage to the classic movie theaters of the...More

Thank Verna K
Reviewed November 10, 2017

I absolutely love this place! Love the fact that I can sit in comfortable seating at a table and order my meal. Service is quick and discreet while movie is playing. Beautifully redone theatre and well kept. My only two complaints would be that 1)...More

Thank Christie B
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

We went to see Blade Runner last night. The movie, and the entire theater was awesome! And great popcorn! But the nachos weren’t good, the meat was very sweet and we questioned if it was good. Wine was good! But we were sort of disappointed...More

Thank Tina M
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