The Dinner Detective

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre in San Diego | The Dinner Detective

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre... With A Twist!

“The Cadillac of murder mystery dinners!”

City Pages

“Fun, spunky, high energy!”

Los Angeles Times

“Young, sassy, vibrant!”

The Denver Post

Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre In San Diego, California

Shake up your date night, party night or girls night-out with an interactive murder mystery! The Nation’s largest interactive murder mystery dinner show is now playing in San Diego, California. If you’re looking for something new and different this weekend, join The Dinner Detective for our hilarious and interactive comedy dinner show. We take all the planning out of it, so you can enjoy dinner and a show in one convenient location without all the stress of planning that special night out.

Your ticket includes a wildly entertaining evening of dining, comedy and mystery! You’ll tackle a hilarious and challenging crime while you feast on a fantastic dinner. Just beware! The culprit is hiding in plain sight somewhere in the room, and you may find yourself as a Prime Suspect before you know it!

We also offer great group rates, private shows, corporate shows and just about any other party or event you need to plan! Or join us for one of our many Saturday Night shows! Just be sure to book early, as seating is always limited!

We perform at the Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown, located at 530 Broadway, just blocks from the historic Gaslamp Quarter. There are lots of great ways to enjoy this exciting part of San Diego, with baseball games at Petco Park just one mile away and the San Diego Convention Center is within walking distance. Many other great local attractions are nearby, including the San Diego ZooSea WorldBalboa Park and Coronado Island. Plus, this historic hotel is built in the former San Diego Trust and Savings Bank building, so you will enjoy walking into old bank vaults as you arrive for your Mystery Dinner. No matter how you choose to enjoy the Marriott San Diego Downtown, you’ll love your visit and your time with the Dinner Detective.

Playing Saturday nights
at the Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown.

Tickets starting at only $69.95/person!

Your ticket includes a wildly entertaining evening
of dining and mystery!

Each ticket includes our signature award-winning murder mystery show, along with a four-course plated dinner, waitstaff gratuity, music, and plenty of surprises during the show.

★★★★★ “This show was AMAZING! I could not stop laughing! The actors were very funny and the show was entertaining. The food was pretty good. I would definitely recommend this to people who love mystery and humor. Overall, this was an amazing experience! “

– Madalyn O., Yelp Review

★★★★★ “There are few times I take to stop and write a review. I seriously loved this show! The food was great! The actors hilarious and people thought I did it! I strongly recommend this to people of any age. If you are looking for a great night of entertainment and a great meal all in one, dinner detective is the place to go. Thank you again to all the cast and crew we will most definitely be back with our friends!”

– Chris B., Yelp Review

★★★★★ “We love murder mystery dinner theatre and this one was really fun! As usual there is a twist and you have to pay close attention to the smallest detail!”

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Create a night to remember with a customized private event!

Hosting a party or private event in San Diego, CA? We specialize in custom private events for companies, groups, and organizations of almost every size! We can host your event at the Handlery Hotel San Diego, or we can bring a show to your home, business, or venue anywhere in San Diego, CA.