Tips for Patio Playhouse

116 Kalmia St. Escondido CA 92025 Corner of Grand Ave and Kalmia St in Escondido
4.2 by 364 members
Patio Playhouse 4.206868131868132 out of 5 364

31 Patio Playhouse Tips

  • Casual 3
  • Dine before you go 2
  • Food and drinks for purchase 1
23 events
17 reviews
9 stars
They have soda and water along with cookies and candy for sale. We ate at Vinz next door and enjoyed the food.
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4 events
3 reviews
4 stars
The weather was Chilly but no wind. Inside it got hot quick due to body heat from everyone.. I wore Jeans and tshirt with a light jacket. .
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2 events
1 review
0 stars
The weather was warm. I wore Shorts, short sleeves.
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2 events
1 review
0 stars
Parking was close, easy and free.
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2 events
1 review
0 stars
Lots of options for food and drink close to the theater. People brought in drinks from the wine bar next door.
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17 events
3 reviews
5 stars
There is ussually a lot of street parking in the neighborhood, but we went on Friday night and Cruising Grand caused the street to be blocked off. There's still parking within a block and a half but be aware that you can't drive on Grand to get there on Fridays.
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23 events
2 reviews
2 stars
Try the library lot if there's no parking on the street.
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23 events
2 reviews
2 stars
Check out the great Salvadorean restaurant just around the corner.
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95 events
51 reviews
12 stars
The Patio theater is tucked behind and between a couple streetside vendors/eating spots. Easy to miss the first time.
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17 events
14 reviews
46 stars
The venue at The Patio Playhouse is casual but for myself being from the big city, I believe that when going to the theater to see professional artists, a more dressed up and neat attire rather than shorts/jeans is more respectful.
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17 events
14 reviews
46 stars
The weather was comfortably cool evening. I wore a long casual skirt, dressy top w/jacket.
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49 events
24 reviews
12 stars
This is a tiny theater with general admission. All the seats have a good view, but arrive early to get the best positions.
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49 events
24 reviews
12 stars
Loads of places to eat in downtown Escondido. There are soft drinks and snacks at the theater, and you can get wine and beer at the deli right outside.
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49 events
24 reviews
12 stars
If you go on a Cruisin' Grand Friday night, there's still plenty of local street parking if you don't mind walking a few blocks.
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49 events
24 reviews
12 stars
Beware the air-conditioning in the middle rows - wear a jacket with a high neck, or bring a scarf!
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3 events
1 review
1 stars
There is a deli right next door has great sandwiches.
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9 events
1 review
3 stars
Fun bar/restaurant next door that we went for a quick cocktail during intermission.
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9 events
1 review
3 stars
I wore A long sleeve shirt and it was quite warm in the theatre. Some were fanning themselves, however, it was opening night and I hope that the room temperature issue is resolved..
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1 events
1 review
0 stars
Go to Vinz across the patio from the playhouse for drinks and dinner after the show. Unexpected nice surprise! Good drinks, excellent meals, easy prices, fun atmosphere.
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11 events
4 reviews
3 stars