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We tried this as something different to do in Tampa. It was at the Hilton in a private room. Name... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2016
Karen A
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San Fernando, Trinidad
Great evening of Fun

The show was spectator. The cast and staff did a great job of keeping the plot moving. It was... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
podinalaska
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Anchorage, Alaska
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29 Jul 2018
“Fun Show and Surprisingly Good Food”
28 Jan 2018
“Great evening of Fun”
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The Dinner Detective, the Nation's Largest Interactive Murder Mystery Dinner Theater is coming to Tampa Bay area May 9th!! Come join us for a 4-course gourmet meal and a night of hilarity and fun! This award winning show is sure to please any comedy...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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2225 N Lois Ave, Hilton Tampa Airport Westshore, Tampa, FL 33607-2339
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Reviewed 29 July 2018

I checked out The Dinner Detective for the second time this summer and found they were doing a new story line. I won't give it away but the killer was a complete surprise to most people. One person did fill out her answer sheet correctly...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

The show was spectator. The cast and staff did a great job of keeping the plot moving. It was really difficult to pick out the actors hidden at a variety of tables. I highly recommend that you bring a group of 6-8 and ask at...More

Thank podinalaska
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We were so looking forward to this event and we were SO DISAPPOINTED!!!!!!!!!! When we first arrived at the hotel we were told check in for this event started at 6pm and that did not happen until 6:50pm. When check in did start, one woman...More

1  Thank Mary B
BoxOfficeDDA, General Manager at The Dinner Detective, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hello Mary, We are very sorry you did not have a wonderful experience and received inaccurate information. Our Saturday night shows start at 6:00pm-9:00pm. Tuesday shows start at 7:00pm-10:00 pm to give guest working that day extra time for travel. The front desk, who is...More

Reviewed 29 January 2017

Maybe it was the horrible traffic on Rte 75 that got us off on the wrong foot, but I am sorry to say that this event did not live up to our expectations. The company at our table was the highlight of our evening, with...More

Thank MissionaryAl
BoxOfficeDDA, General Manager at The Dinner Detective, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hello, We are very sorry you did not have a wonderful experience. Unfortunately, our shows are not for everyone, and we are very regretful your experience was not outstanding. Please accept our apologies. -Chris Executive Producer

Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

All i can say is its terribly done, poor plot, way to long and food poor. All, I repeat All thought it was bad.

Thank donkruse1
BoxOfficeDDA, General Manager at The Dinner Detective, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Hello, We are very sorry you did not have a wonderful experience. Unfortunately, our shows are not for everyone, and we are very regretful your experience was not outstanding. Please accept our apologies. -Chris Executive Producer

Reviewed 12 July 2016

We were visiting From Ireland and went for a night out. We enjoyed every minute of the night. The actors were good and did there best to include as many people as possible including my very quiet husband. The food was not good at all...More

Thank MaroiB
BoxOfficeDDA, General Manager at The Dinner Detective, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We are delighted you had a great time and chose us among your many options! -Chris Executive Producer

Reviewed 15 May 2016

We tried this as something different to do in Tampa. It was at the Hilton in a private room. Name tags are given at registration and we got to use any name we wanted, celebrity, etc. The idea is to use the clues given to...More

3  Thank Karen A
BoxOfficeDDA, General Manager at The Dinner Detective, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Karen, Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We understand there are always areas to improve and really appreciate your feedback. Thank you for coming! -Chris Executive Producer

Reviewed 11 May 2015

This show is so much fun to watch (and participate in)! The "detectives" were incredibly funny and completely stole the show! There was plenty of time to eat in between acts, so we didn't have to feel rushed or feel like we were missing out...More

Thank Jennifer T
BoxOfficeDDA, Manager at The Dinner Detective, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2016

Jennifer, Awesome review! Thank you so much for sharing your experience. We love that you had a great time!

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Jessica D
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Hello, thank you for the question. We will have public shows on July 14th & 28th. Hope to see you there!
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Jessica D
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Hello, thank you for the question. We will have public shows on July 14th & 28th. Hope to see you there!
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