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109 N Main St, Dayton, OH 45402-1290
+1 937-222-0623
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
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109 N Main St, Dayton, OH 45402-1290
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I love how the menu is always changing and is tasty. New drinks too. The staff work hard to help make sure you enjoy a great dinner and out in time for show.

Thank Tarra W
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Love the food. I really like how they are always changing up the menu. Like all things some are better then others but it is worth the off meal. Drink menu is good. Service is good.

Thank Tarra W
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Had lunch last week and the kale salad was delicious. Much improved over last time I came here last year. Menu has good choices at lunch. Service was also better.

Thank JenB581
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Becasue it is primarily for pre-theater performance, it is hectic for a very short period of time. The food is good , not outstanding considering the circomstance but perfect before the shows

Thank T.t. B
Reviewed 14 April 2017

As part of my birthday surprise my husband got tickets for a concert at the Schuster Performing Arts Center. We ate at Citilites before the show. My husband ordered the braised beef but had to return it because it was cold. A woman at the...More

2  Thank TravelGirl45247
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We have been season theatre ticket holders for years. We always have dinner with our friends prior to each show. Tuesday, we had dinner at Citilites for the first time and were pleasantly surprised. Two people ordered the Filet Mignon and raved about it. Another...More

Thank Venice245
Reviewed 1 December 2016

This place is in the Schuster Center. It looks a little like a fine dining. It is pretty pricy with inside seating in the restaurant or outside seating in the theatre lobby which was kind of interesting with all the windows. Burger was half a...More

1  Thank waterdance
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Always tastes great and our server was wonderful! Our day seeing a show isn't complete without lunch or supper first.

2  Thank Kwoodlan
Reviewed 28 November 2016

To avoid the rush, traffic, and other woes of going to see a show downtown this is a good place to take advantage of it before a show as it is inside the theatre. The food and drinks were good however they were not $100...More

Thank echo8kilo
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We made a reservation for this restaurant a MONTH ahead of when we would visit and still got a table NEXT to the kitchen and virtually NO service. The kitchen was overwhelmed with getting the meals out before the performance at the Schuster Center- and...More

Thank triptique
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 N Main St, Dayton, OH 45402-1290
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Dayton
  • Phone Number: +1 937-222-0623
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