Plan Your Visit

Stars Theatre Restaurant

1931 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93301
Doors, Serving, and Showtime

Evening Performances
Doors open at 6 p.m.
Dinner is served at 6:30 p.m.
Show starts at 7:30 p.m.

Sunday Matinee Performances
Doors open at 12:30 p.m.
Lunch is served at 1 p.m.
Show starts at 2 p.m.

Menu Orders

Final menu orders must be placed at least 24 hours prior to scheduled performance date. Please contact the box office to place or adjust your food order.

Accessibility

Stars Theatre Restaurant is handicap accessible. When ordering tickets, please notify the box office if any additional wheelchair or audio accommodations need to be made for persons of handicap and their companions.

Seating

Our tables seat up to 2, 4 and 8. For larger parties please call the box office. Please note that tier one shares the floor with the band.

Private VIP seating in the Steinert Suite (second floor mezzanine) is available for all performances and seats up to 10.

Stars Theatre Restaurant Seating Chart

 

Stars Cafe and Lounge

Our cafe is open for lunch Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The bar is open prior to, during, and after performances for your enjoyment. Drink specials are available for all shows.

Cell Phones and Mobile Devices

As a courtesy to our performers and guests, we kindly ask that all cell phones and other mobile devices are set to silent during performances. If you must take a call or send a text during a performance, we kindly ask that you step into the lobby or lounge.

Recording Devices

The use of recording devices (cell phones, cameras, audio equipment, etc.) is prohibited.

Art Displays - Bakersfield Art Association

The art displayed in the theatre lobby and performance hall are provided by the Bakersfield Art Association. Please visit their website for more information.

Parking

There are several parking spaces within walking distance to the theatre. Recommended parking is located in the lot behind the theatre and the lot adjacent to Dagny’s Coffee Shop, located near the intersection of 20th and Eye Street.

On-Street Parking: On street parking spaces are available throughout downtown Bakersfield on a first come, first served basis. Most spaces have posted time limits which are monitored and enforced by the Bakersfield Police Department. There is no fee for on street public parking.

18th and Eye Parking Garage: The 18th & Eye Street parking structure provides approximately 500 covered and uncovered parking spaces for hourly and monthly use in the heart of downtown Bakersfield. Stars Theatre Restaurant is located within walking distance. Parking structure rates (as of July 1, 2015):

  • First two hours - no charge
  • $1 per each additional hour
  • $10 maximum daily fee

Stars Playhouse

Located at the Stars School of the Performing Arts, 2756 Mosasco Street, Bakersfield, CA 93312
Doors and Showtime

Evening Performances
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Show begins at 7:30 p.m.

Matinee Performances
Doors open at 1 p.m.
Show begins at 2 p.m.

Accessibility

Stars Playhouse is handicap accessible. When ordering tickets, please notify the box office if any additional wheelchair accommodations need to be made for persons of handicap and their companions.

Seating

Seating is first come, first served. The intimate venue is set up to seat 50 guests. Please note that the seating chart may vary depending on the show. Please call the box office for more information.

Stars Playhouse Seating Chart
Food and Drink

Concessions are available in the lobby before each performance and at intermission. Concessions are allowed in the performance space, however guests are asked to open food packaging before the performance starts. Please throw away all trash at intermission or after the show. We appreciate your help in keeping our theatre clean.

Cell Phones and Mobile Devices

As a courtesy to our performers and guests, we kindly ask that all cell phones and other mobile devices are set to silent during performances. If you must take a call or send a text during a performance, we kindly ask that you step into the lobby.

Recording Devices

The use of recording devices (cell phones, cameras, audio equipment, etc.) is prohibited.

Parking

Street parking is available along Mosasco Street.