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Murder Mystery Dinner Theater in San Diego, California

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The Old Spaghetti Factory

275 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101 View Map

Dinner Theater at The Old Spaghetti Factory

For fifty years, The Old Spaghetti Factory has been a staple in the states. They’re serving up our twist on “dinner and a show” in many locations, including San Diego, CA. The show combines the best of Old Spaghetti Factory food and immersion theater for a magnificent experience to dazzle your senses. Put on your detective hat, dust off your magnifying glass, and solve a case that will keep you guessing (and laughing) until the end!

Our murder mystery dinners in Nashville usually sell out, so make sure to reserve your spot early. Your ticket includes your 3-course meal, world-renowned immersive murder mystery dinner show, and a chance to win one of our many award certificates!

Extra Driving Info

  • From the East:
    • Take the 94W all the way to the end, it will turn into F Street. Turn Left, heading South on 6th Street. Take a Right the fifth block down onto K Street. The restaurant is on your left at the corner of K and 5th.
  • From the South:
    • Take the 5N. Get off on exit 14B for Cesar E Chavez Parkway (this will merge with Kearney Ave) Turn Left onto Cesar E Chavez Parkway. Turn Right onto Harbor Dr then take the first Right after the Baseball Stadium onto 5th Ave. The destination is on your right at the corner of 5th and K.
  • From the North:
    • [A]: Take the 163S all the way to the end, it will turn into 10th Ave. Turn Right onto F Street heading South. Take a Right the fifth block down onto K Street. The restaurant is on your left at the corner of K and 5th.
    • [B]: From the 5S, take exit 14B towards Cesar Chavez Parkway. The exit turns Right, turning into Beardsley St heading towards the harbor. Turn Right onto Harbor Dr then take the first Right after the Baseball Stadium onto 5th Ave. The destination is on your right at the corner of 5th and K.
  • Parking Note: Parking is metered in this area until 8pm with a two hour max. Our doors open at 5:15 and would take you over the limit, parking in a garage is the best way to go. There is a usually cheap one a block over, on 6th and K. (On nights that Petco Park has events, the parking is cash only and can be more expensive.)

The Old Spaghetti Factory San Diego Dinner Menu

First Course
  • A Crisp Garden Salad
  • with creamy pesto dressing served with fresh bread
Main Course
  • Spaghetti with Mushroom Sauce — DV
  • From-scratch marinara sauce topped with freshly sautéed seasoned mushrooms.
  • Spaghetti Vesuvius
  • Contains Chicken, Beef, and Pork: A spicy blend of tender all natural chicken, sausage, and our handmade meatballs with green peppers and onions. Seasoned with Tabasco and cayenne pepper.
  • Spinach Tortellini with Alfredo Sauce
  • Contains Chicken and Pork: Hat shaped pasta, stuffed with a delicious blend of mortadella meat and cheese.
Third Course
  • Spumoni Ice Cream
  • A mix of Cherry, Chocolate, and Pistachio

Additional Venue Info

  • Parking garage on Sixth and Key; Valet parking for $15.
  • If you have a food allergy please call us at (888) 643-2583.
  • This venue is wheelchair accessible.
  • Alcoholic beverages are available for purchase during the show.
  • Special dietary needs can be met with 72 hours advance notice.

The Murder Mystery Company Reviews

Drew Manginell
Drew Manginell
23:10 08 Jan 21
A must have experience.
Cassidy Hogan
Cassidy Hogan
02:27 10 Jan 21
James Bailey
James Bailey
23:17 08 Jan 21
Detective Alec was great! Very fun and interactive
Lysabeth Luansing-Garcia
Lysabeth Luansing-Garcia
05:51 04 Oct 16
When hubby and I arrived, we checked into the hostess desk and was immediately taken into the world of the murder mystery. One of the characters was waiting at the hostess desk, completely in character and brought us to our table.As soon as we arrived at the venue, the show began! Characters came up to our table, one of our friends were assigned a role, actors gave announcements on how the evening would progress, and the murder mystery unfolded as we enjoyed our drinks and dinner.The best part of the murder mystery was the interactive aspect of the experience. There were parts of the show where the actors were in action and the audience engaged. Other parts of the show had guests up and out of their seats, questioning the suspects with "bribe money" and even taking the roles to heart by yelling accusations and cornering suspects in hopes to get clues. There were times it got pretty intense!I have to admit, I drag hubby to lots of different events. Most of which he puts on a smile for my pictures and "plays nice" with others, yet are activities he would not normally do for himself. But because it makes me happy, he comes along. Truth be told, hubby was TOTALLY into The Murder Mystery Company experience. I could see his genuine smiles and laughs throughout the night. The actors and story line were very entertaining. I saw his interest in the "brain work" needed to solve the mystery. And of course, the food and drinks were the perfect compliment to the wonderful show!
Michael Hagan
Michael Hagan
05:24 17 Jan 21
Fantastic Experience! Great job!

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Dinner and a Show
in San Diego, CA

Hey San Diego! The Murder Mystery Co. has arrived to serve you up a murder mystery dinner theater experience unlike any other. Get ready for an entertaining night of laughter, dining and mystery. Just be careful! The killer is hiding in plain sight.

This whodunit is gonna turn into a youdunit unless you can prove your innocence by hunting down the guilty party. Are you up to the challenge?

Dinner and a Show
in San Diego, CA

Hey San Diego! The Murder Mystery Co. has arrived to serve you up a murder mystery dinner theater experience unlike any other. Get ready for an entertaining night of laughter, dining and mystery. Just be careful! The killer is hiding in plain sight.

This whodunit is gonna turn into a youdunit unless you can prove your innocence by hunting down the guilty party. Are you up to the challenge?

Have questions? Call our murder mystery experts at (888) 643-2583