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Medieval Madness

Neighbourhood: Old Town
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Address: 710 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-3015
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+1 703-329-3075
17:30 - 22:00
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Fri - Sat 17:30 - 22:00

The Medieval Madness Feast is located inside John Strongbow's Tavern. It...

The Medieval Madness Feast is located inside John Strongbow's Tavern. It features medieval entertainment that incorporates the arts and history to join people and communities in fun and good fellowship. Reservations include a four-course feast with dishes like Gallentyn Pye, Chicken Skewers Roasted in Plum Sauce, Three-berry tart and more. Food and seating are arranged family style. Reservations required.

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One of a Kind

This is a great theater dinner restaurant in a medieval setting. Take you back in time with the whole medieval theme, food, and action. One of a kind setting too.

Reviewed 28 April 2013
Milton, Vermont
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Potomac Falls, VA
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 16 December 2013

My friend and I went to the 4:00 showing this past SAT; wonderfully entertaining and the food was not bad either. The cast did a wonderful job coupled with an interesting script infused with political satire; the fencing toward the end was also good and authentic. The entire evening was well worth it even without a groupon - we paid... More 

Thank Cari D
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2013

I was afraid the show would be a little lame but fortunately i was wrong. I'm really glad i gave this place a shot, i was skeptical but figured i'd finally go for it. the food was good- not fantastic, but kept with the times and was enjoyable. the ale was delicious!!! i wonder if it's open as a bar... More 

Thank S89f
Alexandria, Virginia
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389 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2013

This has got to be the best experience in Old Town. The food...while good...should ot be the reason for visiting Mediveal Madness. It is basic. It is what the guilded class ate 600 years ago. The "show" is fantastic. While it may not win any Tony awards, the cast put their heart into the show. And, they try to incorporate... More 

Thank Wineaux FromAlexandria
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 July 2013

Reserved on groupon for my vacation with my 15 year old who loves this stuff. When I called to reserve I got an answering machine saying they'd call right back. They called 2 days later. I called back the same day and was asked why I hadn't booked earlier that they were normally booked 7 days out and she couldn't... More 

1 Thank teddygoogs1
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2013

I just attended the show and dinner with my 9 year old son. We both loved it. We went to the Friday 5:00 show so it may have been a bit more tame than the later shows. There was nothing in the show that was too inappropriate for a 9 year old. If you do bring an young one, I... More 

Thank clwVirginia
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17 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2013

I have now been many times- (the story changes about every 4 months) i have had such fun in bringing different friends- dressing up- awesome food- and great entertainment. The duke and dutchess (as well as the rest of the cast, to includ phone staffers) never break character- absolutly delightful. I love the education provied of the swords-man-ship history and... More 

Thank VirginiaDani68
Woodbridge, Virginia
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8 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2013

I was able to get discounted coupons through Groupon and we went as part of my birthday celebration! Didn't know what to expect, but had read some of the reviews (good and bad), so decided to not have any preconceived ideas. We had a really great time! I would return and pay full price. Someone complained that there were no... More 

Thank Tabecca
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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142 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2013

We enjoyed our first experience the first time and came back again (in March) to find the experience was just as enjoyable as the first. The only thing that changed from my first review in 9-28-12 was the script, which they change every 6 months, and that you don't need to remember to bring salt as that expensive item in... More 

1 Thank Carol210
Milton, Vermont
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214 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2013

This is a great theater dinner restaurant in a medieval setting. Take you back in time with the whole medieval theme, food, and action. One of a kind setting too.

1 Thank SkydogVT
Vienna, Virginia
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57 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2013

I purchased two discounted vouchers via AAA Member Deals for $29 each. (Regular adult admission price is $59 each). I called to reserve a spot and found that Friday and Saturday nights fill up many weeks in advance, so I settled on a Thursday evening. When I called, the woman that answered the phone never broke character and always addressed... More 

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