We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Van Buren Drive-In Theatre

3035 Van Buren Blvd, Riverside, CA 92503-5656
+1 909-688-2360
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Movies and more!

This is a great venue for watching a movie at night or shopping during the day! There is a... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2017
suzansuz4sure
,
Riverside, California
Love this place

Highly recommend... I been coming here since I was young n now am bringing my kids here too.. just... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Ganaay3
,
California City, California
via mobile
Read all 66 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“snack bar” (20 reviews)
LOCATION
3035 Van Buren Blvd, Riverside, CA 92503-5656
CONTACT
Website
+1 909-688-2360
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
Reviews (66)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 65 reviews

Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is a great venue for watching a movie at night or shopping during the day! There is a swap-meet held here every weekend and on Wednesdays. Great things are waiting for you to find!

Thank suzansuz4sure
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend... I been coming here since I was young n now am bringing my kids here too.. just simply love this Drive-in ... it's relaxing u can bring ur own food or buy food in there plus ur kids can laugh n talk with...More

1  Thank Ganaay3
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I have not been to a drive-in for over thirty years and my girlfriend, who's from Europe, had never been to one. We were excited about this drive-in after reading some generally positive reviews. The price was reasonable. Nine dollars a person for a double...More

1  Thank Luciano L
Reviewed 26 November 2015 via mobile

We went to the drive in to show our 12yr old what they are. He enjoyed it. It was Nov. and cold so we stayed in our car. The theatre had a great sound connection, popcorn and was very clean. Lots of fun for a...More

1  Thank Homeawayfromhome63
Reviewed 24 July 2015

My wife had only seen drive-in theaters in the movies and didn’t know they actually still existed. So, on our trip to my hometown we had to check it out. I have been many times to the drive in with my family growing up. Later,...More

2  Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

The drive-in is still so much fun! I love taking my son and his friends. We have a blast. The Mexican food there is so good too. Seriously love it. I highly recommend grabbing some blankets and checking it out!

Thank Art M
Reviewed 12 July 2015

They have raised the entry fee for adults again! It is still a great deal for 2 movies but maybe spruce the place up a bit if you are raking in more dollars?

Thank jeajeapip
Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

Looking for something to do visiting the Temecula area. Found this drive-in on Trip Advisor. Didn't think there were still drive-ins! What a Find. Less $ than a movie theatre and the snack bar was clean, INEXPENSIVE, and the food (Mexican menu) delicious. Will make...More

1  Thank StuStuff
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

there are very few places where you can take the family out and not spend a fortune. They're also very few drive in movie theaters left so if you have the opportunity to go to one, you should. What I would suggest is that you...More

1  Thank boots279
Reviewed 30 April 2015

We went on a weekend, got there 1/2 hour before the show and the line was so long to get in we missed the 1st few minutes. Give yourself 45min or more to get a better spot.

2  Thank cariL44
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Asahi Sushi
55 reviews
.23 km away
Olivia's Mexican Restaurant
29 reviews
1.38 km away
Ramiro's Cocina Mexicana
5 reviews
1.34 km away
Habachi Grill
7 reviews
1.53 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hidden Valley Golf Club
9 reviews
7.55 km away
California Citrus State Historic Park
137 reviews
2.23 km away
Castle Park
105 reviews
2.93 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Van Buren Drive-In Theatre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit