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South Bay Drive-In

2170 Coronado Ave, San Diego, CA 92154-2096
+1 619-423-2727
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Cinema the old fashioned way

Brilliant value at $9 for two films. Perfect radio reception & reasonably priced snacks in the... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Sarah E
via mobile
Howard McLeod

I had a wonderful time sailing and snorkeling with Little Boat Sailing in Vieques, Puerto Rico... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2016
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One of three drive-in theatres in the area, South Bay offers three big screens to choose from.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
20 Mar 2017
“Cinema the old fashioned way”
24 Dec 2016
“Howard McLeod ”
2170 Coronado Ave, San Diego, CA 92154-2096
+1 619-423-2727
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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Brilliant value at $9 for two films. Perfect radio reception & reasonably priced snacks in the diner. Loved it-just wish we had these in the UK!

Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

I had a wonderful time sailing and snorkeling with Little Boat Sailing in Vieques, Puerto Rico. They know what they are doing and I strongly recommend them to anyone visiting Vieques.

Thank 112010z
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Being from the east coast (Connecticut) I look forward to going to a Drive-In when available. South Bay Drive is great because it has 3 screens and the latest movies to chose from. It's south of San Diego near the mexican border but it's always...More

Thank tonyprevity
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The old De Anza Drive in! The three screen Drive in theater is always pulling a crowd. and the local swap meet seems to do well.

Thank Jiro_Kaneshiro
Reviewed 15 November 2015

While on our US road trip, we couldn't resist going to a drive in. Was great fun and great value - $9 each for two movies. Screens were large and bright. A definite must do if you're in San Diego for a nice relaxing evening.

Thank FullFonz
Reviewed 29 September 2014

So much fun! This was a great way to see a new release double feature for only $8! I saw people say it was really busy but I went on a friday night and had no problems. Just remember you need a radio to listen...More

Thank williejay5
Reviewed 1 July 2014

So we went to this place in San Diego. Three different outdoor movie screen. It was so awesome. It only cost us $32 for 4 people to watch two movies. How To Train Your Dragon 2 and Maleficent! It was awesome!

2  Thank lscordis
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We had never been to a drive-in and this was a fun experience. First, get there at least 30 minutes before start time on the weekends because it gets crowded and the wait can be a bit long. Second, the concession prices are actually really...More

1  Thank alistair_connor
Reviewed 9 September 2013

This was my first visit to a drive in and I loved it. This place is relaxed, has 3 screens and 2 different films each nite at each screen. The price is amazing at $14 for 2 adults, considering the films are all current ones....More

3  Thank Tim L
Reviewed 9 August 2013

It seems that the drive-in is just a memory in most places nowadays so having had the opportunity to visit South Bay a while back brought back lots of memories (not from there but of the drive-in experience as a whole). It may be worth...More

1  Thank BlairM5
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