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Violet Crown Cinema

434 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701-3898
+1 512-495-9600
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Favorite place for movies in Austin!

I don't like to go anywhere else now. The small theatres with reserved seating is perfect and they... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Austin, TX
A great place for a movie

I just love this place. Although located in downtown Austin parking is free with a movie ticket... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
Buda, Texas
via mobile
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434 W 2nd St, Austin, TX 78701-3898
+1 512-495-9600
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I don't like to go anywhere else now. The small theatres with reserved seating is perfect and they show good movies and independent films. I like being able to take food and drinks in from their delicious bar without wait staff going in and out...More

Thank Grits&Gardenias
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I just love this place. Although located in downtown Austin parking is free with a movie ticket. The movies are first run. Good intimate place for a show. Good seats and you can reserve seats online. The snacks are good and the staff is friendly.

Thank daddymo2
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Great venue to watch a newly released movie. Limited seating so reserve your seat in advance online. Order food and drink before the show from the small bar and restaurant adjacent to the theater screens. Arrive early for enough time to select menu items. Bar/restaurant...More

Thank macnmiles
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The experience is right up there with Alamo Drafthouse, possibly better. The dining area has a bar, indoor seating, and outdoor seating. The theater seats are wonderfully comfortable. I hope to return with my girlfriend for a nice date. Give it a shot!

Thank CameronTracks
Reviewed 10 December 2016

A cool concept for a theatre but a few things could make this place better. The food was ok but very small portions for the money. I would just suggest going to eat somewhere else and them coming here for drinks/snacks. I've been to other...More

Thank Erin M
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Small theater, good beer choices, beer was good, cookie was good and the food looked great. Oh and ya we enjoyed the movie as well!

Thank kellygirl63
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Great venue with comfy seats. Food was a bonus, and nice small audience. Would definitely visit again

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This was a great respite from a 96 degree day. Several small theaters with a mix of artsy and mainstream films and a busy cafe with a variety of good eats.

Thank rhumane
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Love this place. It's small and has all I need. Good movie selections, great food, comfy chairs, full bar and first runs. I would go for their popcorn, it's that good. 4 hour pkg validation makes it a good date night.

Thank Ginny B
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I love the Violet Crown Cinema where it is a place to hangout before or after movie. Today I wanted to get out the rain and see "Hell or High Water". If you drive here park in the garage on San Antonio St just passed...More

Thank Homestyle68
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Lisa W
27 December 2016|
Response from Homestyle68 | Reviewed this property |
This theater opened in 2011 and from the look of it still looks brand new.