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Candlelight Pavilion Dinner Theatre

455 W Foothill Blvd, Claremont, CA 91711-2701
+1 909-626-1254
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tri tip” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (5 reviews)
“michael ryan” (4 reviews)
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9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
$$ - $$$
455 W Foothill Blvd, Claremont, CA 91711-2701
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Reviewed December 8, 2017

Go here for the shows. The dinners, which you must by with any show, are okay, although a bit "institutional". There are usually only three or four entre choices (steak, fowl, fish, maybe vegetarian?) The desserts are fantastic. Book a table in advance, as they...More

Thank Bob K
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Since it was a preview night I was only able to order desserts and adult beverages, but the Bread Pudding with Bourbon sauce was great and my friend really enjoyed the Lutheran Church Ladies Lemon Cheesecake. We each had a very good glass of their...More

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed August 15, 2017

We have been going to the Candlelight Dinner Theater for over 30 years and each show is better than the last. We have never been dis-pointed, The Food is Great and the deserts are out-standing. Our Granddaughters love the Candlelight Dinner Theater.

Thank Ronald C
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

I have had season's tickets for years and haven't been disappointed with the musicals yet. Excellent performances, great choice of plays, friendly atmosphere and wonderful staff. There is always tri- tip as one of the dinner/ lunch options and always chicken, fish( my favorite )...More

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed June 2, 2017

If you are a Fleetwood Mac fan, you will definitely like this performance. if you are not, you will still find the performance entertaining and not a waste of money.

Thank JOHN M
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

After the girl scouts in my daughter's troop finished​ with their cookies sales in the 2016 year, this was one of the outings they wanted to do. Dinner and a show, what a marvelous time! Good entertainment, good food and excellent service. We will do...More

Thank Helomech1969
Reviewed February 13, 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...More

Thank dwightwvogel
Reviewed February 1, 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.

Thank Traveler5_10
Reviewed January 11, 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.

Thank reograd
Reviewed October 16, 2016

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

Thank geologist135
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February 17, 2018|
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November 13, 2016|
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Response from Karen T | Reviewed this property |
pant suits, dresses. upper casual is accepted. It's a very nice inside similar to a old fashioned theater. You can view the seating chart and request certain seats. I really liked 204 section. Great view.
July 21, 2016|
Response from Ang2012 | Reviewed this property |
Probably a booth which is slightly higher than the floor tables. It depends on the age of the children. Very small/young would have difficulty and possibly not enjoy or be able to sit quietly. On the floor tables you can... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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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