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Paramount Theater and Convention Hall

1300 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5782
+1 732-775-3533
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Not Great For High Volume Acts-Needs A Freshening Up

I saw Dream Theater there with friends and they were great and we loved the theater but... You... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Califon, New Jersey
An Evening at the Paramount Theater

We went to the Paramount Theater for a Lindsey Sterling concert. We enjoy going to old theaters... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bangor, Pennsylvania
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1300 Ocean Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-5782
+1 732-775-3533
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I saw Dream Theater there with friends and they were great and we loved the theater but... You can't help but notice that there re patches of chipped, old paint and other parts of the decorative walls are deteriorating. I'm sure it is fine for...More

Thank MsVonda
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Paramount Theater for a Lindsey Sterling concert. We enjoy going to old theaters and viewing the old architectures. Even though the chairs in the building are not the most comfortable, it was what everyone was laughing about in our area because...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we saw phil lesh et. al. on thursday, october 26, 2017. if the acoustics were not absolutely awful in this venue, it would have been one heck of a show. the building is a historical beauty (we had coffee and a pastry at a little...More

1  Thank Diane K
Reviewed 25 September 2017

While I have never been to a show in the Paramount Theater, I have often had the pleasure of meandering around the booths in Convention Hall. The art work displayed is imaginative and wonderful; some of the clothing is interesting; the souvenirs are fun; and...More

1  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is an interesting venue. They have shops and the like in the outside area that is nice. But, there is little to do besides drink and eat.

1  Thank danet35
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

True, the Paramount has name artists performing, and trendy restaurants, bars, and shops have moved in. The building itself, though, continues to be in dire need of rehabilitation to restore its brilliant architecture and art nouveau features. Fun to walk through and imagine the convention...More

1  Thank foodieg982
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Under 10 years ago this was a abandoned shell, decayed and forgotten. Now during Asbury Parks "re-birth", the Paramount Theater and Convention Center is a beautiful example of re use. The shell of the building is now full of life, unique shops and awsome eateries....More

1  Thank Hgtravl
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoy shopping in the Arcade area and strolling through the beautiful rejuvenated historic building. So happy to see the revitalization of the area.

1  Thank Rae S
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Beautiful architecture. Fun shops and restaurants inside. There's something for everyone here to enjoy.

Thank mmorrisey
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This was my first time here. I came with my 76-year-old mother and cousin. My mom said that when she was a teenager she saw Bobby Darin in concert at this venue. There are cute shops and eating places here. I am glad they have...More

1  Thank jen71ski
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Vanessa K
9 November 2017|
Response from foodieg982 | Reviewed this property |
There are lots all over the boardwalk area. This time of year, you should not have any problems finding a space. Not sure of the cost.
Michael R
16 January 2015|
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Response from mjrfd99 | Reviewed this property |
Food /restaruants in the big open area between hall ans theater Drinks and snacks in theater last event we went to. Winter is sketchy on whats open.