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Rubidoux Drive-In

Mission Blvd. at Opal St., Riverside, CA
+1 909-683-4455
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Great little spot. 3 screens. We saw star Wars. It wasn't too busy. Maybe 5 or 6 other cars at our... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Julie H
,
Ontario, California
via mobile
Best Value Drive In

2 movies for $9/person, I mean common, that's super reasonable. Saturday night, it was 9.35 and we... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2016
tatz
,
Los Angeles, California
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“nothing fancy” (2 reviews)
“screen” (8 reviews)
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Mission Blvd. at Opal St., Riverside, CA
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Great little spot. 3 screens. We saw star Wars. It wasn't too busy. Maybe 5 or 6 other cars at our screen. Movies started about 7:30. Easy to find, right off Mission. 9 bucks per person. Can't beat that. Best part, no having to spend...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2016

2 movies for $9/person, I mean common, that's super reasonable. Saturday night, it was 9.35 and we headed to Rubidoux wanting to see the 9.55 movie. It was September, no line, it took only 5 minutes to pay and park the car. I have a...More

1  Thank tatz
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I hadn't been to a drive-in in so long I couldn't remember. I learned about this one and started going since it is close to me. They have three screens. All seem in fine shape to me. The sound comes through your radio, so a...More

1  Thank Catastrophic37
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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Except the prices are a little steep. Kids are only $1 though. Also, they don't have the raised parking spaces (I think to make it better for their weekend swap meets.) Otherwise, it is clean and the screens weren't too dark.

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Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

2 adults two kids under 10 for 20 bucks and you get TWO movies. Great value. Sound is as good as your car speakers and they don't give you grief for putting out lawn chairs. Snacks are cheap but you can bring your own food...More

1  Thank George G
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

Drive in is cool and offers showing for all new movies. Must get there early though. Cheap pricing and a variety of food for good prices at the snack bar.

1  Thank Msdevine19
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Reviewed 19 January 2015

Didn't even know that drive in movies still existed, so we were delighted to find this one. It's easy to find in Riverside and well signposted. Take your own food and drink. For the full experience also take cushions and park facing away from the...More

2  Thank puddinguk
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Reviewed 1 October 2014 via mobile

This is a greeeat old style theatre with several screens. We always bring snacks,pizza and popcorn.The posted signs say no chairs but we like to put an airbed in a pick up and watch with pillows under the stars. Its NEVER crowded so you always...More

2  Thank Peter S
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Reviewed 5 September 2014

Used to love those drive-in theatres growing up and this is the perfect spot to go back to the old days. Very affordable price as well. Loved the food - authentic Mexican food.

1  Thank david j
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

This is the original type of drive in. Nothing fancy. No upgrades, just flat areas to park or sit outside the car

1  Thank 1234Sulcata
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