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Spreckels Theater

121 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5006
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121 Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-5006
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Raw sewage leaking in garage Moly and lead paint falling on my car. Building is just run down Terrible place to visit If you're a out of town visitor Stay clear of this place.

Thank Karen6556
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I spent over $200 for three tickets in the balcony level for the Amos Lee concert late last year and was totally ripped off. It was our first time seeing him perform live and the first time attending any kind of a performance at this...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Went to see 9 to 5 at the historic Spreckels Theater. It was a Girls Night Out adventure that included drinks at the elegant Westgate Hotel across the street from the theater. The play has us laughing all night long. The dancing, the singing- everything...More

Thank 2PeasTraveling
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

We came down from LA to see a favorite performer. The Spreckels is in the Gaslamp area and close to hotels. It was easy to find, but there was some confusion about our seat which was uncomfortable. The lower balcony offers a good view but...More

Thank RChop
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Decided to go literally about 30 minutes b4 curtain and got great seats in center row D. Saw a wonderful production of "The Producers" performed by the (presumably) amateur San Diego Musical Theatre. Amazingly good. I much preferred this SDMT show to the more expensive...More

Thank T S
Reviewed 14 March 2016

My wife went to the Loreena McKennitt concert at Spreckels. This was our first visit to this venue. As noted in earlier reviews the theater is much nicer than the appearance on the outside. It is evident from the interior that the theater was built...More

Thank CountTemecula
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I've been to the theater several times to watch City Ballet of San Diego perform and each time I sit inside I am captivated by the architecture and elegant beauty of it. I feel like I'm taken away to a forgotten era of artistry and...More

Thank mab334
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The seats, while new, or refurbished are so tight they actually caused my theatre partners leg to cramp so badly they could not move from their seat. The theatre is nice and the staff is pleasant. A good place to see a show, but be...More

Thank ConVivo
Reviewed 20 February 2016

If you love architecture that is also art...come to this theatre Really gotta see a show to appreciate the whole deal of it. The Incredible exterior is matched by the amazing interior See a show here, any show... I got lucky and bought a late...More

Thank SanMo
Reviewed 17 February 2016

There is really not a bad seat in this theater. Even those in the back row can see the stage well enough and they are that much closer to the restrooms! Seriously, the lines during intermission get crazy!

Thank Alexandra T
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Diane o
Could you comment on what the neighborhood is like outside the theatre? Does it appear "safe"? I would need to get a cab or Uber after an 8 p.m. production Thanks!
7 March 2016|
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