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Alamo Cinema Drafthouse

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Address: 20575 Easthampton Plz, Ashburn, VA 20147-5910
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Always like a theater that serves alcohol and food

I am comparing this theater to the only other theater I've gone to that serves alcohol and meals. The reason for 4 stars is because the the food is just okay and the seats aren't... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2017
julijac65
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Chester, Virginia
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Sterling, Virginia
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98 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This a great theater that has good food and drinks. Nothing better than watching a movie and drinking an "adult" milkshake. Great variety of menu items to chose from depending on how hungry you are.

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Thank marc514
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Love this place. Anywhere I can get a glass of wine, a salad...or a beer and some awesome nachos...and watch a movie, I'm all in. Yes, it's a bit expensive. But where else can you see awesome video clips and outtakes prior to the movie instead of ads, expertly chosen because of their relationship to the movie? My advice: arrive... More 

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Thank Aabuck
Heathsville, Virginia
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75 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The inside bar has many craft beers on tap along with all of the name brand beers. They have a nice menu selection of appetizers and sandwiches as well. All of this can be brought into the theater for your enjoyment as you watch the film of your choice. The endless bowl of popcorn is fantastic as who doesn't love... More 

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Thank D2821ITroberts
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11 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming the the Alamo. The staff is very friendly but we love their zero tolerant policy for being late or loud. Food is excellent and very reasonable especially because you are served during your movie!

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Thank cocoluise
Reston, Virginia, United States
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28 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to Alamo and have to say...much better than our first! The table and seating in this newer theater was much easier to negotiate during the movie than the narrow bar we had at our first visit. The pizzas we ordered were excellent also and the beer selection was fantastic. The only issue we had was... More 

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Thank Ryllie R
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

I like this venue to watch movies.They don't put up with noisy customers and their casual food is pretty good.Decient hamburger, good drinks and uneven popcorn.The 6$ price for endless popcorn is nice, however it can be over salty and cold.When it's hot and buttery it is really good.I recommend it.

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Thank Richard K
Chester, Virginia
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39 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

I am comparing this theater to the only other theater I've gone to that serves alcohol and meals. The reason for 4 stars is because the the food is just okay and the seats aren't very comfortable. I do like the ads and little movie clips of days gone by cinema, but it doesn't come close to a Cinebistro.

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Thank julijac65
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110 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

I love the concept at Alamo and that you never have to get up again for concessions. They have an excellent selection of craft brews and a decent wine selection. The cocktail menu is not great and mixed drinks are not the specialty. I got one gin and tonic that came without ice and another that forgot the gin. The... More 

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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

I love this theatre. It's been one of our favorites since it's opened. We've been with friends, on dates, with the kids and the family. They have a full menu with alcohol. The food is pretty good - although I wish they would bring back the Verde pizza which was my favorite. The never ending popcorn is a pillar in... More 

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Thank Olivia D
Ashburn, Virginia
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 15, 2017

Very nice experience - but you need to know the system. You should arrive well before the movie starting time. Meaning, its much better to get there, order and get your food and drinks while the lights are on - once the previews start, it still fine, but a bit of a pain.

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