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The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show

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Address: 400 Dallas St, Houston, TX 77002-4703
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The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner...

The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, and the killer might be at your table!

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Interactive Show with Bad Food

This was my first murder mystery dinner so I wasn't sure what to expect; not sure how the others do it but this one was very interactive. When you arrive you check in and get a... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 March 2015
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I bought tickets for my fiancée and 2 friends for part of their Christmas. Sounded so fun. It didn't do my research. My fault. I spent $300 for 4 people. TERRIBLE food, HORRIBLE acting, and not as interactive as I thought. We got to mingle for a little bit but that was it. And I paid $15 extra for me... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

Went with my daughter and had a great time on New Year's Eve. The theater is in the Doubletree by Hilton in downtown Houston. They said the valet parking was $30, but it's on $10 if you show the theater ticket. We walked into the room to our assigned table-it had water, unsweet tea and salads at each place( 10... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

The actors seemed to amateurish and unorganized. The story line was not interesting or enough. For the ticket price, I expected to be entertained, not just made to read clues and watch 2 guys run around waving toy guns. The food was fair and service OK. Would never reccommend this for anyone else. Gratudity was included in the ticket price,... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

This was my first murder mystery dinner so I wasn't sure what to expect; not sure how the others do it but this one was very interactive. When you arrive you check in and get a free mug per person in your party. You have to come up with an alias and put your fake name on a name tag... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015

My girlfriend and myself along with 2 of our friends went to this Show on Valentines night at the Doubletree Downtown Houston. I was VERY DISAPPOINTED in the entire ordeal. The room was not decorated in any theme. The whole skit or mystery was very poorly done, The "actors" were horrible. Everyone knew from the beginning who the killer was.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

I was expecting some actors to carry all the performances, but was really surprised that except for the Knight MC and the owner, all the performances were done by dinner guests. This is a fun place to visit, the food was plentiful and I even enjoyed the Irish Wolfhound and the crazy collie

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

This was, without a doubt, the worst dinner show my wife and I have ever seen. Food was mediocre at best- miserable at worst. If the staff considered the performance as acting- I hope they have a day job. I could have lit 2 one hundred dollar bills and been more entertained. The Doubletree Hotel should be ashamed for having... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2013

This evening will be what you choose to make of it. The food was barely average--not even as good as Mama's so-so meals. And you can tell that their food budget is not huge with cheaper cuts of meat and boring, low-cost appetizer. But the entertainment was engrossing and the evening was fun with energetic actors who keep you engaged,... More 

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