Complete your entertainment experience!
Come early to your show and dine steps away from your theater seats at Ruth Eckerd Hall’s pre-show dining experience. Reservations are highly recommended, call 727.791.7400. Pre-show dining opens two hours prior to most performances.
Below is a sample pre-show dinner buffet menu:
Roasted Tomato-Basil Soup
Chopped Romaine & Spinach with Diced Boiled Eggs, Tomatoes, Chopped Bacon, Red Onion & Mushrooms
Blue Cheese Dressing and Balsamic Vinaigrette
Roasted Yukon Gold Potatoes
Blackened Mahi w/ Etoufee Sauce
Braised Boneless Beef Short Ribs w/ Bordelaise Sauce
Fresh Baked Dinner Rolls
Assorted Cakes & Pies
Water, Tea, Coffee and one complimentary Beer or Wine is included in the price of the meal
Visit our Concessions Cart, located in the Grand Concourse. We offer fresh pressed Cuban sandwiches, hot dogs, popcorn, snack mixes and other snack foods. Also in the Grand Concourse are two Full Service Bars that serve beer, wine and select spirits. Additional beverage kiosks are located in the lobbies and galleries offer a similar selection. The Craft Beer Cart is located in the West Lobby and has a selection of four taps, along with house wines for your enjoyment. Don't forget to watch for our specialty drinks of the evening! We accept all major credit cards. ATM is available on site.
For most performances the East Side Café is open and offers a full bar with spirits, beer and wine. Relax outside, under the oak tree before the show and enjoy your favorite beverage along with live entertainment on the Café Stage which opens 90 minutes prior to showtime (weather permitting).