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Alhambra Theatre & Dining

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12000 Beach Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32246
+1 904-641-1212
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09:00 - 18:00
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Mon 09:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sun 09:00 - 21:00
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Orange Park
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80 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had a wonderful evening. The show " Smokey Joe's Café" was very entertaining and our food was great. The seats were fine but cramped when there are six at the table. Good value for dinner and a show.

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Thank oesjoy
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

A good friend took me out to see Sister Act this week, I was really excited to see the show and revisit the Alhambra which i hadn't been to in over 20 years. I have to say the interior has been updated since I was last here, no more buffet thank goodness. The space is tight if I am being... More 

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Thank SeanInJax
Jacksonville, Florida
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40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

I regularly visit this Theatre as the value for price is great. They feature many productions throughout the year. You can buy season tickets or just one performance at a time. The food used to be very average but now with the new Chef they are very good. As for the performances - they are excellent and always fun. I... More 

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Cocoa Beach, Florida
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160 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

My folks go all the time so I bought the xmas show tickets for a bunch of the family to go together. WE HAD A BLAST. The show was great and I was worried about having dinner served while watching a show but the staff has a great handle on how to get the food served without interrupting. I will... More 

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Thank BrianB32931
Boonsboro
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20 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

I attended the opening Smokey Joe's cafe show and consider this one of the best entertaining shows that I have ever been too. I consider this show better or just as good as the Broadway shows of New York. The singers were excellent and I rate them as good as you can get. The food was excellent and the price... More 

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Thank Roge D
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The Alhambra is a unique dinner theatre. It is older, but so well cared for and quaint. I attended a matinee with my adult daughter for her birthday. There is no bad seat and no bad meal. Food was amazing, performance incredible. Loved it so much, I already booked tickets for the next show.

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Thank Jammfamjax
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We visited while on vacation. I attended shows here as a child and wanted to share the experience with my own kids. There are no bad seats in this theatre. My family of six was seated in the farthest section from the stage and we had no issues or major obstruction of views. My only complaint is with the family... More 

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Thank Jen P
Orlando, Florida
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388 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Well done and worth the price. This theater employs a wide variety of people to work here. Many are college students who serve and star in the play. Very well done and professional. Food includes vegetarian and gluten free choices.

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Thank ggerskine
Saint Augustine, Florida
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73 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

My wife and i went here for the first time to see Beauty and the Beast. They serve you a three course meal before the play. We both had the fresh asparagus as the first course which we both enjoyed. My wife had fried chicken and I had the meatloaf. Both were delicious. We both enjoyed our desserts. There were... More 

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Thank tmmsshep
Jacksonville, United States
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134 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Had a group of 12 that went to see the Rat Pack last Sunday. The friendliness and service were great. It has been about 6 years since I have been here. The food choice, quality and portions were all well worth the price. The show was excellent as well and we are looking forward to going back for future shows.... 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
Average prices
US$25 - US$50
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:00
Monday
09:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:00
Thursday
09:00 - 21:00
Friday
09:00 - 21:00
Saturday
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12000 Beach Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32246
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 904-641-1212
Description
Built in 1967, the Alhambra Theatre and Dining is one of the few remaining dinner theatres in America. It is nationally known, and actors come from all around the country to audition. Many of our past and present performers have worked on Broadway, and have done national and international tours. Even our customers have come from as far away as Sweden to see the shows we present.The Alhambra is a symbol of entertainment, history and a place of celebration and friendship. We have helped thousands celebrate anniversaries, birthdays, graduations, reunions and even a few marriage proposals have graced our stage.In a way, this theatre has its own place in history and we are proud to make our customers part of it.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?