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Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train

2805 Colonial Blvd, Colonial Station, Fort Myers, FL 33966-1012
+1 239-275-8487
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Enjoy a live murder mystery show while chef prepares your five course dinner on board. You have... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2015
Miami, Florida
Dreadful food, lousy plot

Went for a girls night last week and thought this would be a fun new experience. I was mistaken... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2015
Port Charlotte, Florida
via mobile
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The Murder Mystery Dinner Train (owned and operated by Seminole Gulf Railway) offers a Unique Dining Experience where passengers enjoy our table side Murder Mystery Show and a Nostalgic Train Trip as our On-board Chef prepares a delicious Five Course Dinner. The train seats up to 208 people and operates year round, Wednesday through Sunday, and holds special holiday events, like a Sweetheart Express for Valentine's Day, a New Year's Eve Gala, two traditional New England style Thanksgiving dinners, and Halloween Ghost Trains. The Murder Mystery Dinner Train also offers hotel Get-Away packages with special rates available only through the railroad.
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  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“prime rib” (125 reviews)
“course meal” (25 reviews)
“fun evening” (33 reviews)
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2805 Colonial Blvd, Colonial Station, Fort Myers, FL 33966-1012
+1 239-275-8487
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Reviewed 22 October 2015

Enjoy a live murder mystery show while chef prepares your five course dinner on board. You have the option of 3 entrees: Teriyaki Salmon, Prime Rib, Chicken Breast stuffed with ricotta and spinach. I went with the Prime Rib, I ordered medium and my plate...More

Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

Went for a girls night last week and thought this would be a fun new experience. I was mistaken. Our group was split up as we were not informed there were no tables able to seat more than four when making the reservation. The food...More

8  Thank chefstefwithanF
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I celebrated our first wedding anniversary by going on the Murder Mystery train with another couple. The food was very good. We also really enjoyed the murder mystery. I would definitely go again!

1  Thank Travelzombee
MurderMysDinnerTrain, Owner at Seminole Gulf Railway Murder Mystery Dinner Train, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2015

Happy Anniversary! Here's to many more.

Reviewed 28 September 2015

We were staying on Captiva Island, but decided to do the Mystery Train Ride. It was wonderful. The food was delicious, our group was 8 adults and we all picked the prime rib. The actors were great. We had great service, our waiter was Royce,...More

2  Thank Casey M
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Three months ago, I made a reservation for this month, September, for a murder mystery dinner on a train in Fort Myers for a surprise for my husband's birthday. We live over six hours away. I reserved a hotel room for two nights near the...More

9  Thank Alan W
Reviewed 19 September 2015 via mobile

This was a really fun adventure that we've been saying we were going to do for some time. So I surprised my husband for his birthday/ and our anniversary. We signed up for the combo hotel and train ride. Which was great because it was...More

3  Thank EveeetheExplorer
Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were there for "A Moroccan Affair" and loved it. The train is beautiful. I loved how it felt we were transported back an era. The dinner was quite yummy and very filling. We both enjoyed the actors and the play they...More

1  Thank Cld1966
Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

We did this on our anniversary and thoroughly enjoyed it! We took our seats in a restored dining car and the train pulled out of the station. We felt ourselves going back in time. Then, the action began. The actors and storyline were excellent and...More

1  Thank Arlycat
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Go Do It. GO GO Go. I enjoyed the mystery so much. It was fun with a little bit of comedy and a little bit of common sense and great acting. The food was really good. We had the prime rib and it was really...More

1  Thank Scuba1girl
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend took me here for a surprise date. It seem like much until the meal and act started, which was well worth it. Who can't like a multi course meal with a main course of prime rib and a murder mystery? The performers did...More

1  Thank Doug H
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Dalia F F
9 August 2017|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
you may book on our secure website directly. Otherwise please call us between 9am and 5pm. We have been extremely busy and have brought on new staff to handle all the guests excited to join us. If you still cannot get... More
3 August 2017|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
Hello to all of our guests past present and future. We are in the midst of hiring additional reservations staff and revamping our online booking system so everyone may hop aboard in a smoother and more timely manner. Thank... More
3 July 2017|
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Response from MurderMysDinnerTrain | Property representative |
Yes! Please see our menu, wine, beer and drink specials on our main website (semgulf) forward slash menu. We cannot spell out our website here, but that is the URL path.