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Northern Lights Theater Pub

3893 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-3834
+1 503-585-4232
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“nachos” (9 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“salad” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar
3893 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-3834
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Went to Northern Lights with my wife for a cheap date. Cheap movies and drinks. The movies are late first run and second run movies. The food is very good considering it's a theater. They have a good limited selection of beer, wine and ciders....More

Thank fireinjunjoe
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The matinee was $7 which I thought a little pricey. The lobby is small and felt crowded when it wasn't very busy. I ordered the bean dip and chips. It came to my table inside the theatre after about 15 min. My movie started at...More

Thank javaspice
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We attended a movie and had some refreshments. Move cost was very resonable, they are not first run movies but are recent ones so if you haven't seen some of them this is a good way to visit a movie, have a meal or just...More

Thank PAUL A
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Great deal if you want to just watch a movie but, god forbid you actually want your food wile you watch the movie!!! This has changed a LOT food and kitchen staff wise. After ordering my burger, we went to sit and wait for our...More

Thank jessica s
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It's nice to have a movie theatre in the area for those on budget. Sure, the movies aren't first releases, but these days movies come out so much quicker! We like to visit Northern Lights on their once a month Comedy Nights...only $10 for 2...More

Thank CathyEC
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I have been to Northern Lights many times, and am never disappointed. Fairly new movies for cheaper than a regular theatre, and you can eat tasty food! I like that they have beer and wine available as well as a variety of food. They also...More

Thank Jenna W
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

This place is nice for the realist who wants a good time for a reasonable amount. You can see live comedy shows (as we did this time around) for about $12 and they are ok to good. It always depends on the comedian they have....More

Thank jessica s
Reviewed 6 November 2016

I've been coming to the Northern Lights Theater Pub for almost 10 years now. The prices that they have are WAY cheaper than at the regular "big box" theaters. Sure, they raised the price from $3 to $4, but it is still very affordable to...More

Thank Noodles913
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Wonderful place for date night! For only $3 you can watch a movie with your significant other (or family, friend etc)...add on a couple more dollars and you can experience the BEST movie theater popcorn in Salem! A few more dollars added and you can...More

Thank MomDSa
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

After all these years they are still only three dollars per movie. It's so amazing that they're able to keep this price. The movies are second run, which means they are roughly 4 to 8 weeks old most of the time. Half of each auditorium...More

Thank oregonbeach
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3893 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-3834
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-585-4232
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