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Medieval Times

149 Polito Ave, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-3601
+1 888-935-6878
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Chivalry, Rivalry, Revelry THE #1 DINNER ATTRACTION IN NORTH AMERICA Travel through the mists of time to a forgotten age and a tale of devotion, courage and love—at Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. Imagine the pageantry and excitement that would have been yours as a guest of the royal court ten centuries ago. That’s exactly what you will experience at North America’s most popular dinner attraction. See our electrifying show featuring heroic knights on spirited horses displaying the astounding athletic feats and thrilling swordplay that have become hallmarks of this unique entertainment experience. Enjoy a “hands-on” feast as the dynamic performance unfolds before you. A sweeping musical score and brilliant lights provide a fabulous backdrop for this spellbinding experience that blurs the boundary between fairy tale and spectacle!
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“chicken” (110 reviews)
“potatoes” (64 reviews)
“tomato soup” (52 reviews)
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149 Polito Ave, Lyndhurst, NJ 07071-3601
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+1 888-935-6878
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool experience and good show. Been with 3 boys (4,9,12) for a birthday party with the family. The boys loved the show. Food was good and plenty of it. You eat with your hands only.

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CastleWench, Public Relations Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello Your Grace! Thank you for your review of Medieval Times Lyndhurst. We're glad that the whole family enjoyed their time at the castle, and participated in eating with your hands! We hope you'll return soon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit, this time was to celebrate my son"s birthday. Guests are seated around the arena and different colored areas which are represented by the knights. There is a wonderful Hawk demonstration. The horse dances are just breathtaking. This is a new...More

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CastleWench, Public Relations Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Your Grace! Thank you for your review of Medieval Times Lyndhurst. We're glad to hear that you had a wonderful time celebrating your son's birthday at the castle. We hope you'll visit us again soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some random tidbits below to gage what you’re getting yourself into.... - there’s an overflow parking area next to MT parking. Arriving an hour early and the place was already full. But don’t worry. They say first come first serve seating. But all the seating...More

Thank Richard T
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just got home from our day at Medieval Times with my family to celebrate my daughters birthday and what a nice day it was. Free and easy parking. Family atmosphere, great food (and plenty of it) and the service was excellent. Our server really cared...More

Thank TravelGuy1USA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Medieval Times has to get full marks for creativity. Great stadium reminiscent of Roman Game theatres, terrific lighting effects, real costumes, big horses, and medieval weapons, swords, lancers, shields and like, backed by apt musical wavy sounds, all together make up for a real time...More

1  Thank chandersabharwal
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CastleWench, Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Your Grace! Thank you for your review of Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. We are most pleased to hear that you had a wonderful experience at Her Majesty's castle! We hope that you will return to enjoy the feasting, fighting, and fun again soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the beginning of the show, and to the first hour was entertaining. The second hour was a lot of the first hour, but with different games for the riders. This entire show was too long, especially with kids. The tomato soup broth is very...More

Thank tmealey
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CastleWench, Public Relations Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Your Grace! We're sorry to hear that you had a disappointing experience. Our tomato bisque is not meant to be spicy, but we're sorry that you did not enjoy the food. If you would like to address your concerns further, please email taylor.choi@medievaltimes.com.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

I was visiting from the UK and my friend took me to the medieval times with her 6 year old son. I remember going years ago to the one in Orlando when I was a kid. The actual set up was nice. Great lighting, costumes...More

Thank TeddingtonAudiTT
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CastleWench, Public Relations Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Your Grace! Thank you for your review of Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. We sincerely appreciate your feedback regarding our show. Our food (including the garlic bread) is prepared ahead of time, which is why we cannot allow guests to have seconds, even though...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Took my son here for his bday... we had a great time. I thought i made reservations for 5.... i accidentally made them for 2... i showed up at 5... they still honored our tickets... we paid for royalty... GREAT seats!!! Good was pretty good....More

Thank Teenie O
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CastleWench, Public Relations Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Huzzah Your Grace! Thank you for your review. We're so glad that you were able to be accommodated - we hope you'll return to the castle again soon for a fun Knight out!

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We LOVE this event. Food is surprisingly good, seating is great and the storyline is great for all ages. A must-see!

Thank David L
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CastleWench, Public Relations Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Hello Lord David! Thank you for your review of Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. We're glad that you enjoyed the food and show and we hope you'll return to the castle soon!

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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This is one of the greatest places on Earth! It's pure fun and adventure and the show is incredible. To give it less than a Very Good rating is madness. You step back into Medieval Times in a fun and exciting way. The actors are...More

2  Thank Russ F
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CastleWench, Public Relations Manager at Medieval Times, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Hello Lord Russ! Thank you for your review of Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament. We're glad that you're such a fan of the show, especially on your birthday! We appreciate your feedback on our meal and have passed your comments along to our team members....More

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X5066KUmonikab
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Response from The_Curacao_Kid | Reviewed this property |
They are (were) between $18-$22 a piece.
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Nicole L
3 March 2018|
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Yes! Not recommended to bring weapons. Definitely bring your own chalice.
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MowMia
16 February 2018|
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Right at the front, as other said. The local hotels may provide shuttle service too
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