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The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse

499 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-3102
+1 404-874-5299
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Highlight of our visit to Atlanta!

I am so glad I found out about this place from TripAdvisor, it is awesome. We attended the... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2014
Glen Rock, Pennsylvania
My Favourite Place in North America

I have been meaning to write this review for a while and I have finally got around to it. I am an... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2014
Windsor, United Kingdom
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The home of the Atlanta Shakespeare Company, the Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse on Peachtree Street has an enchanting history and a prime location in downtown Atlanta. We are a professional theatre with food and drinks available before each performance (and don't forget the apple crisp at intermission!)
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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499 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-3102
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Reviewed 21 March 2014

I am so glad I found out about this place from TripAdvisor, it is awesome. We attended the Thursday's general admission showing of "Taming of the Shrew" and dinner beforehand and we had a great time. The show was fantastic, acting was inspired, and you...More

2  Thank B3Spooky
Reviewed 11 March 2014

I have been meaning to write this review for a while and I have finally got around to it. I am an international business visitor to Atlanta who has spent quite a lot of time in the city over the last fifteen years or so....More

8  Thank IanTunnacliffe
Reviewed 9 March 2014

I saw the last show of Romeo & Juliet 2014 season. The cast was amazing! This was a top notch performance! The food was pretty good with healthy portions. I suggest that you buy the floor seats and get there very early; we did and...More

2  Thank Stephanie Rose J
Reviewed 8 March 2014

Visited on a Friday night to see a performance of Much Ado About Nothing. The cast was exceptional - accomplished, seasoned, bright, and humorous. The meal selections were decent, about what one would expect in a bar/tavern environment. For those who have not been to...More

6  Thank OnDaRoad46
Reviewed 4 March 2014

Loved the Shakespeare play, wonderful theater company and cast. Went with a group of teenagers and they loved it too. Casual atmosphere is great.

Thank AtlantaDoriana
Reviewed 25 February 2014

I've been here twice, once with a large group of friends for a birthday and again last week with my teenage daughter (to see The Taming of the Shrew). The playhouse/tavern truly is a gem hidden off of Peachtree Street, and the acting company is...More

1  Thank RSBonds
Reviewed 13 February 2014

We drove to Atlanta from Valdsota for opening night of "Much Ado About Nothing". We arrived early to pick up our balcnony seat tickets; balcony is 'first come' seating. When we entered the thratre, we were pleasantly suprised to see that there really was not...More

2  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 1 February 2014

This is a pub that hosts Shakespeare plays. We saw Timon of Athens. It was a tremendous show. While we did not order food, many people were and it did look delicious.

1  Thank Hokies87
Reviewed 25 January 2014

The performance will be more memorable than the meal. But, when you arrive early for your meal, you get a better seat and time to just unwind and open up for the evening to come. The Shakespearean English can be a challenge in the early...More

1  Thank Kevin D
Reviewed 10 January 2014

The Shakespeare Tavern is a gym. It doesn't look like much from the outside, but once inside, you see the charm. The actors are talented and perform with passion. This place has been there for years and never fails to do an amazing job with...More

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Sherri P
3 February 2017|
Response from Jeanette M | Property representative |
We do not offer a car service. We would recommend Uber, Lyft or a Taxi.
9 April 2015|
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Response from joegaboy | Reviewed this property |
I agree that it depends on the play and the maturity level of the 11 y/o child.
29 March 2015|
Response from Jeanette M | Property representative |
Yes, we recommend buying tickets in advance. Shows do sell out from time to time.