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Iron Springs Chateau Melodrama Dinner Theater

444 Ruxton Ave, Manitou Springs, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1940
+1 719-685-5104
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Great family night

Food was good. Pot roast was a better selection vs the chicken. Our 7 & 9 year olds laughed during... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Grand Rapids, Michigan
Play was Cute, but Wouldn't Eat There Again

We saw the play "Jenny Spy Catcher" which was a very charming little production. My kids and I had... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charlotte R
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A fun filled night of musical comedy! Boo the Villain and Cheer the Hero! Come join us for an evening that begins with our three course meal and the Melodrama immediately following (audience participation is strongly encouraged). After the melodrama, a foot-stomping sing-along and vaudeville style olio full of song, dance and comedy continues the fun throughout the evening!
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
444 Ruxton Ave, Manitou Springs, Manitou Springs, CO 80829-1940
+1 719-685-5104
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Food was good. Pot roast was a better selection vs the chicken. Our 7 & 9 year olds laughed during the entire show

Thank GrandRapidsFoodie
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw the play "Jenny Spy Catcher" which was a very charming little production. My kids and I had a great time cheering on the hero and booing the villain. The biggest issue and regret was the food. I would not suggest eating there. The...More

Thank Charlotte R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here with my mom and sixteen year old sister this evening for the dinner and the melodrama....it was fantastic. Food was great, and the building was very cool and homey....the show was the best part. I'm a 24 year old guy, and generally find...More

Thank rjones36912
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My cousins and I thought this might be fun ....and we were pleasantly surprised. Chicken or Pot Roast for dinner with nice sides and a yummy dessert. The silly melodrama was great for audience participation...included a "sing along" at the intermission. Today's kids have never...More

Thank Shirley D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While visiting family in the area they took me here to celebrate my birthday. The food was excellent even considering that the green beans appeared to be from a can, The drama itself was very funny and the actors were excellent, Remember this is a...More

Thank 697billm
Reviewed 13 July 2017

While away on vacation you eat out a lot. The food here was like home cooking. It was the best food we had all vacation. The service was amazing and the show was a lot of fun. I would recommend this to everyone!

Thank jdedeke2132
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The food was excellent and served promptly after we arrived. They have home style meals and generous portions. As far as the show, I felt somewhat disappointed. They could improve the quality of the sound. I felt the piano player overwhelmed the actors many times,...More

Thank Hugo V
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This is a non-traditional dinner theatre. The home style meal is very good and the portions are generous. Following dinner, the upstairs theater is opened for the show. Alcoholic beverages are served in the restaurant and they can be carried into the theater. Waitresses do...More

1  Thank JayzeeQA1
Reviewed 24 June 2017

To be honest, I wasn't expecting much. I'm glad I went with low expectations and then was pleasantly surprised that the food was okay and the melodrama was actually very well done. The owners are super-nice and really care that everyone has a good time....More

1  Thank Patty M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Always enjoyed the melodramas here over the years. Probably not good for kids as they may be bored. But fun times for older adults for sure!

Thank Kevin M
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Barbara B
11 February 2016|
Response from James B |
The Melodrama is closed on Sunday & Monday. They take reservations Tuesday-Saturday evenings.