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Commodore Theater

421 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3621
+1 757-393-6962
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Modern step back into the past fine dining. Big screen with THX Dolby sound

Fully restored historic landmark of 1920's art deco decor. Most pieces are original. Order, dine... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Allen S
Love the Commodore theater

It’s a great place to enjoy a meal and watch a movie. Get there early so you can order and have you... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Doris Y
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“sound system” (29 reviews)
“nachos” (14 reviews)
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421 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3621
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fully restored historic landmark of 1920's art deco decor. Most pieces are original. Order, dine and watch a movie on the real big screen 20' by 40' screen. Vegetarian options on the menu. Adult beverages served as well as hot and cold desserts. Walls adorned...More

Thank Allen S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a great place to enjoy a meal and watch a movie. Get there early so you can order and have you meal before the movie starts. They choose great movies and have an amazing sound system. All the makings of a really fun experience....More

Thank Doris Y
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

I never seen that theather its amazing, and they have to dinner right there (but you have be a little early to have place) if you don't, you enjoy the movie in the 2nd level. But its really great.

Thank Kimberly A
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Walking through the front door is an experience in itself. Once inside the Decor takes you on a trip through time. The Classic “Dinner and a Movie”... Family Friendly Too!!

Thank Trikesha N
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

The Commodore Theater in Old Town Portsmouth is a historic Theater that has upgraded technology for sound and audio. It is a dine and watch theater as well. Guests are seated at tables and they have a nice dining menu that is served as the...More

Thank naturistcouple1234
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

The Commodore Theater is a wonderful entertainment experience. It features comfortable seating, THX Surround Sound, and tasty dining right in the theatre offering many pleasant entrees for lunch and dinner. The theater's art deco styling is an homage to the classic movie theaters of the...More

Thank Verna K
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

I absolutely love this place! Love the fact that I can sit in comfortable seating at a table and order my meal. Service is quick and discreet while movie is playing. Beautifully redone theatre and well kept. My only two complaints would be that 1)...More

Thank Christie B
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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We went to see Blade Runner last night. The movie, and the entire theater was awesome! And great popcorn! But the nachos weren’t good, the meat was very sweet and we questioned if it was good. Wine was good! But we were sort of disappointed...More

Thank Tina M
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

This is within walking distance from my home so I go here occasionally. It provides a bit of nostalgia for movie buffs. They always have current movies. The menu is limited and the food is just ok. If you are looking for gourmet dining this...More

Thank W B
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

great place to watch newest movie out,you can have a drink eat a great dinner you order from your table service is the best food was good.

1  Thank garyexcel1
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