Dine in movie theaters that serve alcohol are a perfect choice for a night on the town because they combine three of America’s favorite past times in one convenient gas saving location.
Here’s our list of movie theaters in Tampa Bay that serve food and alcohol.
Cobb Theaters CineBristro
This chain has two bay area locations of ultra-modern upscale chic movie theater/restaurant and are top of the line when it comes to in-theater dining. A hostess brings you to your seats and a server serves you in the same room as the movie is shown. Their menu selection has large tasty burgers, steaks, ahi- tuna, pasta, ribs, fish tacos, desserts and of course popcorn. They serve beer, wine and specialty alcohol drinks including martinis and mojitos. The in-theater dinning experience is limited to ages 21 and up. Order your seats online first. You must get there at least 30 minutes before your movie in order to eat. Valet parking is available.
CineBistro at Hyde Park Village
1609 West Swann Avenue
Tampa, FL 33606
(813) 514-8300 | www.cobbcinebistro.com
CineBistro at Grove 16
6333 Wesley Grove Blvd.
Wesley Chapel, FL 33544
813-948-5444 | www.cobbcinebistro.com
Pitcher Show in Tampa
This eclectic theater in Tampa’s Carrollwood area is the perfect place to relax in a casual and rustic setting and enjoy a movie, a drink, and food. This is the perfect place to catch a movie without crazy waits or being sold out. At first this theater seems a little run down. Second look, it’s an unconventional and fun theater. Are you a fan of the Rocky Horror Picture Show? Every Saturday night around 11:30 PM – after the regular crowd leaves – they open the doors to the RHPS fans in their costumes. They have drag shows, a band, and other events before the showing.
Tampa Pitcher Show
14416 N. Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL 33618
813- 963-0578 | www.tampapitchershow.net
Muvico in Ybor City
Muvico Centro Ybor 20 does have 16 theaters for all ages, so you can take the kids. They do have 4 Premier auditoriums for those 21 and over only. Adults who like to indulge will enjoy the full service bar that is located in the Premier lobby. Best of Tampa Tip: Head to theaters 15 or 16. They are more upscale with over-sized leather seats. The arm rests push up and out-of-the-way, which is perfect for close encounters with the date while watching the flick. The snack bar offers your typical theater food and some not so typical. Best of Tampa Bay Tip: try the buffalo wings and sliders. They’re a tasty alternative to your average theater food. Parking is not free or close by. For the closer option try the valet parking. You can get your valet ticket validated inside the theater, for only $3.
Muvico Centro Ybor 20
1600 East 8th Ave
Tampa, FL 33605
813-242-0664 | www.muvico.com
Cinema Cafe in Clearwater
This is casual two-screen theater shows first-run movies and has an in-house café and bar, featuring live entertainment. Their large menu selection has jalapeno poppers, potato skins, huge burger bar, fresh pizzas, Philly cheese steaks, fish sandwiches, buffalo chicken, salads, and veggie wraps. They have specialty mixed drinks and a large beer and wine selection too. They even have a kids menu and are a great choice for parents who want to eat with the kids before they see a movie. There are date night movies there as well. Adults – $6.50. Children, Students and seniors – $5. FYI – they have coupons on their website to save you even more.
Clearwater Cinema Cafe
24095 US-19 N
Clearwater, FL 33763
(727) 799-3531 | www.clearwatercinemacafe.com
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