The sound of rolling laughter, the smell of popcorn and gasps of surprise from the crow. Cinemas can enthral, enchant and entertain for hours. Almost endangered by video streaming services, going to the movies remains one of the most enjoyable pastimes. America’s cinemas might not be part of your must-do list when visiting the USA, but there are exceptions. Some theatre offers an experience you want to experience and include from new-age comfort to old-world magnificence.
As Las Vegas inspire most gambling-themed films so does America the wild westerns, and what better place to enjoy these than the oldest theatres. Or maybe the newest that brews beer and offer so much more than just a night at the movies.
Sci-Fi Dine-In Restaurant and Theatre in Florida
Situated at Walt Disney’s World Hollywood Studio, there is most certainly a touch of other-worldly adventure at the Sci-Fi Dine-In Theatre in Orlando. The great feel comes from more than just the sci-fi film roll, but also the way the ambience takes you back to the 50s. It’s an immersive recreation of the drive-ins of the 1950s, brilliantly complete via custom car booths. These also serve as the table where your meal is served.
Meals served at the Sci-Fi Dine-In include traditional United States cuisine. The complimentary hors d’oeuvre is popcorn. The menu features items with themed titles such as the garden salad now called Tossed in Space. Ordering a sandwich would require you to ask for the Attack of the Killer Club Sandwich. Or maybe for a special dessert, you could have That delicious Cheesecake that Ate the whole of New York.
Classic Clips and Delicious Dining
At the Sci-Fi Dine-In Theatre showtime never stops, it is here where everyone enjoys delicious food. The scary clips on screen include rampaging robots, marauding mummies and attacking aliens and more. Be warned you with want to scream with a mouthful. A classic car hop guides you towards your auto-booth as you enter. The decorations include kitschy memorabilia, twinkling stars in the sky and the bright tail lights of other drive-in diners. The road-ready picnic tables are located more to the back of the theatre, and this area also includes an old-fashioned drive-in style concession stand.
1950’s Theme at its Best
Glow-in-the-dark beverages, ribs and burgers served in drive-in style are what makes this experience something well worth remembering. As you arrive at the Sci-Fi Dine-in your directed to your convertible Cadillac. If it’s a standard table you want, placed on the side, do remember to request or book this at least six months before your visit. So, add it to your list and do make a note that sipping on a Lunar Landing is highly recommended. What is incredible is the silly horror films and sci-fi flicks. Critics praise the Sci-Fi Dine-In for its beautiful décor, cool theme as well as entertaining shows. While alcoholic beverages are amazing, the milkshakes are awesomely good!