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The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse

499 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-3102
+1 404-874-5299
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a must see place

the space is limited and is first come first serve seating. So go early,. The doors open at 5PM... read more

Reviewed yesterday
veer sagar s
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Shakespeare Tavern - "As You Like It"

I was in town for a long weekend and decided to try the Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse. At the time... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Paul M
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Langhorne, Pennsylvania
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The home of the Atlanta Shakespeare Company, the Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse on Peachtree Street has an enchanting history and a prime location in downtown Atlanta. We are a professional theatre with food and drinks available before each performance (and don't forget the apple crisp at intermission!)
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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499 Peachtree St NE, Atlanta, GA 30308-3102
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Reviewed yesterday

the space is limited and is first come first serve seating. So go early,. The doors open at 5PM Then select the tables in front or up in the balcony. The view from here is also very nice..

Thank veer sagar s
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was in town for a long weekend and decided to try the Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse. At the time, the play they were performing was "As You Like It". The show was really fantastic! It is a light romantic comedy - just the right pace...More

Thank Paul M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I saw "As you like it" last weekend . Great show ! The cast was great and really into it! We have seen at least a dozen plays here and this was easily the best and all of them have been top...More

Thank Dan H
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I went to see “As you like it” last night. It was very good. A rather long play (with intermission @3 hours) it never dragged. Slightly amusing to have some of the characters speaking with a serious Southern accent, the cast was...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

My brother and I have been going here consistently for 3+ years. The shows here never fail. The acting is superb, there are no bad seats, the food is fantastic, and there is a very hospitable and friendly atmosphere. I never used to be a...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We were walking down Peachtree Center Street to take a look at the historic Fox Theater and saw the Shakespeare Tavern which was having a preview performance of Richard II. We got tickets and had dinner before hand. Tasty filling meal (we had the Welsh...More

1  Thank vdempsey
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

In town for 6 days and this play made it to my husband's top 3 for our visit. Great cast and hilarious performance. Not sure where the designated parking was located. We lucked out and found meter parking on street by enterance. Found Groupon for...More

2  Thank IllinoisKate1
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Jeanette M, Public Relations Manager at The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2018

We are so glad you enjoyed your night with us! For your future visit, we recommend parking across the street at the hospital parking deck. It's only $5. The entrance is directly in front of our main doors.

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We’ve been to multiple plays here and they’ve all been entertaining and memorable experiences. The actors do a great job. The atmosphere is perfect. The food and drinks are the perfect companion to the plays. There is not a bad seat in the house. In...More

1  Thank MarMarMarirene
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I attend the Shakespeare Tavern about every two months. I love this place! The actors, many of which have been there for years, are friendly, enjoyable and engaged.They are wonderful actors and do a great job! If you like Shakespeare, go here - you will...More

1  Thank 498aron
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

The show is captivating, and the food is pretty good! We saw Macbeth and then went back to see the comedy of errors. I would recommend the apple cobbler and the tomato soup.

Thank Becky S
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dianne h
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Response from 498aron | Reviewed this property |
I have been attending plays at he Shakespeare Tavern for about 5 years. I park in the garage across the street at Emory Hospital. Honestly I have always just paid the 5 dollars. As I go frequently I'll find out next time I... More
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Sherri P
4 February 2017|
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Response from Jeanette M | Property representative |
We do not offer a car service. We would recommend Uber, Lyft or a Taxi.
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Livenn
9 April 2015|
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Response from joegaboy | Reviewed this property |
I agree that it depends on the play and the maturity level of the 11 y/o child.
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