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Fremont Theater

1035 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA
+1 805-546-8600
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A step in time

This charming historical theater is a throw back to the 1940s. I have been visiting Morro Bay and... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2015
Lisa P
via mobile
Lots of history and nostalgia

See what theaters were like back in the 1950's and 1960's. We've lived here a long time and always... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2015
RadEng80
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San Luis Obispo, California
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Classic art deco and neon movie theater.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
22 Jun 2015
“A step in time”
6 Jan 2015
“Lots of history and nostalgia”
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 22:00
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1035 Monterey St, San Luis Obispo, CA
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+1 805-546-8600
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Reviewed 22 June 2015 via mobile

This charming historical theater is a throw back to the 1940s. I have been visiting Morro Bay and the surrounding areas for most of my life, yet admittedly, I had never been to this theater. I took my niece and my girls to go see...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 6 January 2015

See what theaters were like back in the 1950's and 1960's. We've lived here a long time and always loved the Fremont.

1  Thank RadEng80
Reviewed 3 December 2014

This is a big retro movie theatre that also hosts live concerts. We saw Ziggy Marley here, 8th row center. It was super cool! It reminded me of the old movie theaters we watched movies in years and years ago, like "The Alien" back in...More

2  Thank ReJoyceJoyce
Reviewed 28 November 2014

This is a big old theater that has mimosas on Sunday while u watch a movie! Soo cool!!! This is huge -not iMax- but huge screen

1  Thank gedayloo1234
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Want to know history of the cinema? First grow up near Hollywood like I did, the come check out the Fremont Theatre.

Thank GuitarManDoug
Reviewed 11 September 2014

Great place to see a movie. Lots of character, warmth and charm! This is a great place to see a film on the big screen.

Thank Sharyl N
Reviewed 3 September 2014

From the sweeping vertical pink-ish marquee to the old-style snack bar and the neon-lighted swirly ceiling inside, this theatre harkens back to the heyday of movie theatres- when going to the movies was more important than what was showing onscreen. It's not too hard to...More

Thank Joe G
Reviewed 14 July 2014

I was traveling with my 14 old which is a challenge. Those golden years have passed. Now she merely tolerates her mom. The first signs of excitement came across her face when we were walking through the downtown area and she saw "The Fault in...More

Thank knuvita
Reviewed 14 June 2014

The theater was very intriguing as an historical place to see. Once inside, we saw that the old theater is just that and very run down. The price was way too high. $21.00 for 2 people.

Thank vgrub
Reviewed 23 May 2014

It's a very old theatre with narrow winding dark halls to get to the right movie room. The atmosphere adds to your movie experience and just makes it more fun!

Thank Niftynurse71
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