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The Orchard Theatre

Home Gardens, Dartford DA1 1ED, England
+44 1322 220000
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Stunning

We came to this theatre to see the royal philharmonic orchestra and we thoroughly enjoyed it, it... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Noah945
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Meopham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Always entertaining

Couples, family, friends, something for everyone. Even my 3 yr old loves the theatre! Cant wait for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jemma_Lou87
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Dartford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“west end” (23 reviews)
“great night” (19 reviews)
“last night” (14 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:15 AM - 5:00 PM
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Home Gardens, Dartford DA1 1ED, England
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+44 1322 220000
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"west end"
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"great night"
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"last night"
in 14 reviews
"upper circle"
in 9 reviews
"comfortable seating"
in 9 reviews
"pre show"
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"front row"
in 9 reviews
"shopping centre"
in 8 reviews
"great variety"
in 5 reviews
"joe pasquale"
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"singing and dancing"
in 5 reviews
"top marks"
in 5 reviews
"full monty"
in 5 reviews
"regular visitors"
in 5 reviews
"first class"
in 9 reviews
"great view of the stage"
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"seating area"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came to this theatre to see the royal philharmonic orchestra and we thoroughly enjoyed it, it was easy to book and the seats were comfortable, definitely would recommend!

Thank Noah945
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couples, family, friends, something for everyone. Even my 3 yr old loves the theatre! Cant wait for panto again! Go to aldi before hand to get snacks and drinks, as with any entertainment venue the price for drinks and snacks is extortionate! When seated in...More

Thank Jemma_Lou87
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on serval occasions over the years. Nice cosy little theatre. Eating area get busy during shows. Good comfortable seating. Generally a good view from most seats.

Thank AmandaLyn78
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Four of us went to see this show last Friday if we had had seats on the end or right at the back we would have left 10 minutes in, as it was we didn't return after the interval. The story line was dreadful, nothing...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited The Orchard in June 2018 to see Derren Brown Underground, it was a very enjoyable experience and a excellent show. The seats were tight but we expected this as it specified restricted leg room, I wouldn't recommend these seats if you have mobility problems...More

Thank Josh261995
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've enjoyed many good and ecellent productions at the Orchard over the years and never before have we left a show during the interval, not in any theatre! However, we were unable to countenance sitting through the second half of Son of a Preacher Man!...More

Thank pwhite0949
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great night with girlfriends for the Wham tribute night. Brilliant voices. Great seats. Good service in the bar.

Thank Debra L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to see the dream boys for the second year in a row, very good seats we were 3rd from the front and probably better than front row to be honest as you could see the whole stage! Very good show and a good...More

Thank Cupcake90xx
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

My mum and her friends went here to see a show and was greeted and shown to there seat and thoroughly enjoyed the show and would recommend it to others

Thank Matt E
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Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

When I booked the tickets to see the show Beautiful, I was warned there were only 4 seats left and 1 of the seats had an obscured view. This was not the case. The theatre has such a fantastic range of sight. The acoustics were...More

Thank xAmazingAdventuresx
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sue s
6 June 2018|
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Response from Hermes0 | Reviewed this property |
The staff are brilliant there and so helpful. Get there sooner than later to sort it out with them. I'm sure they can help.
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seanyboyu2
4 April 2018|
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Response from mbeale2014 | Reviewed this property |
have a look on the web site or give them a call
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Wilkins1979
13 December 2017|
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Response from bishopjonathanblake | Reviewed this property |
Because it's a cosy auditorium, I have found, that all the seats without any note of a restricted view have been fine, even right at the back.
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