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Address: Cricketers Arms Road, Prospect, Blacktown, New South Wales 2148, Australia
Phone Number:
+61 2 9622 0202

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Under new owners used to be greater union back in the day is under events cinema now. Entry service was good kids got in for free, nice complimentary came to watch the Disney... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Under new owners used to be greater union back in the day is under events cinema now. Entry service was good kids got in for free, nice complimentary came to watch the Disney beauty an the beast. American theme cafe was cool, having there Australian native grass trees at the front. Overall nice experience, make sure car not to old... More 

Thank Swizzbeatz
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Oldschool style drive-ins with a rock and roll themed cafe that sells American food. Food is pretty average but the drive ins are cheap ($10 per person) good lazy date night, if you want to go to the movies in the comfort of your own car.

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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We have always loved coming here for the last 12 years but now it seems to be full or rude and inconsiderate people. We arrived at the Drive-in, parked and had some dinner. Probably about 15 minutes before the movie was due to start, a large van parked up in front of us and opened up their tailgate. My partner... More 

1 Thank KaseyHG
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89 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I used to come here a lot as a teenager, back when you had to hang the speaker on your windows! Its really a great night out, cheap too if you bring your own food and wine. Just a little annoying lining up with the traffic before the movies start but that cant be avoided.

Thank MumofDragonsxox
Wollongong, Australia
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27 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

A great little get away and a different experience to the normal cinemas, it's like going back in time. I would recommend doing it at least once to experience it.

Thank aaren17
Greater Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

as a regular to the drive ins i find it a fun way to watch a movie with my family or friends at midnight the food is what you would expect from a drive in but it has a great set up I absolutely enjoy myself so much when I go there highly reccomend it for the whole family

Thank evan a
Newcastle, Australia
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103 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

I know this sounds strange but we went to the Drive In without a car, as we were staying at the Atura Hotel next door- no issues for staff, very helpful and they provided us with a deck chair each. My son and I loved the retro cafe and the whole experience. It has 2 screens/2 movies playing so there... More 

Thank MiddoRae
Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We had heard that the place had an upgrade and we where looking forward to trying it out, but unfortunately the amenities have just had a coat of paint and not much else. Although the restaurant has had very nice makeover the food was not very good the menu was very limited. I had smokey BBQ wings which were smothered... More 

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107 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

It's warming up, so it's great seeing movies at the Blacktown Drive-In again. We continue to get great customer service from the staff, and prefer to see a movie here than at the cinema. Please don't ever close!

Thank Patrick M
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4 reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Revamped facilities Great for dates, families and socialising. Very cheap entertainment. 1950s style cafe experience. If you feel nostalgic this place has the charm of taking you there

Thank Pranav M

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