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Great Home Town Theater

A friend and I recently saw Green Book at the Fair Oaks. We chose a weekday matinee and there were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
traveldog149
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Los Osos, California
Best price, by far

This theater is $8 for all seats and their snack bar prices are really cheap! The other theater in... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
Abellas B
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1007 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2572
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We just saw the movie the” green book”here and we were not disappointed. The doors open and you pay your money and go in and select a seat from a very large local theater. The line is always long to buy drinks and popcorn but...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mariposa67
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A friend and I recently saw Green Book at the Fair Oaks. We chose a weekday matinee and there were plenty of great seats. The theater is clean and has decent sound. It costs $8.00 a seat which is far better than the towns multiplex.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank traveldog149
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoy this theatre because it feels like home, local, with friendly faces. The owner is totally dedicated to the experience and keeps the theatre in good condition. There is only one movie at a time, but when it is right, there is no...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank ald233
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

This theater is $8 for all seats and their snack bar prices are really cheap! The other theater in town charges $12 per seat and their snack bar prices are outrageous. The only problem with this theater is they only play one or two movies...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Abellas B
Reviewed October 15, 2017

This is a fairly small, nostalgically decorated, theater, with reclining comfortable seats. They are locally owned along with the Sunset Drive-In. Family friendly atmosphere. The snack bar is priced fairly. They used to be cash only, but take ATM cards now. Seats are priced less...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank tammythetypist
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Love this family owned theater showing first run movies, all seats $8, reasonable snack prices, free refills on med/large popcorn, comfortable seats. We crack up each time since we rarely see anyone under 50 there, truly a senior delight for cheap date night.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank TJanzen
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Busy theatre. Comfortable seats. Reasonable snacks. Good evening activity. We used Fandango to get our seats in advance and that helped us get good seats.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank 1Scooter
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Not only is this theater less expensive, it is one BIG theater--no little multiplex rooms here. The seats are big and really comfy, and they use real butter on the popcorn. This theater is the BEST!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Catherine O
Reviewed December 13, 2016

While staying in Pismo Beach we decided to take in a movie. Checking on Yelp, we found one right here in AG. The movie was very good, Allied, but what was most remarkable was the theatre. This theatre opened in 1948. It is a single...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank bunny2211
Reviewed December 7, 2016

This is my wifes and my first choice for a night out to a moviie. The theater has been upgraded to the latest technoligy with stadium seating and first rate sound systeme. The snack bar has very reasonable prices for a theatre. We love the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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