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Ruskin Family Drive-In

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Address: 5011 U.S. Hwy 41 North, Ruskin, FL
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+1 813-645-1455

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It was our first time in a drive in cinema and it was defenetly an uniqe experience how to watch cinema. If you arive 30min before the movie starts you still get a parking lot... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Harald S
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

It was our first time in a drive in cinema and it was defenetly an uniqe experience how to watch cinema. If you arive 30min before the movie starts you still get a parking lot with a good view. The snack bar on the area offers hamburgers, hot dogs, popcorn as well as any kind of beverages (except alcohol)

Thank Harald S
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We did girls night it was amazing. Clean. Pleasant people and the screen easy to see. Loved every moment.

Thank Ruskinlucy
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216 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Can't compare it to other drive-in theaters as this is my first time in one, it was extremely pleasurable outing. You pay at the entry per person (not per car) then drive in to park at any designated spot. The little building to your right houses the restrooms (entry on the outside) and the snack bar. Their snacks are cheap... More 

Thank McChi
Riverview, Florida, United States
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

When I took my grandchildren to this drive-in for a movie during the summer. Was full of mosquitos and it was most uncomfortable. When they fell asleep we left. They did not spray when I was there. Have never returned.

Thank Dianne M
Sun City Center, Florida
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55 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Best burgers around...also family run and friendly. Movies are latest and family-friendly. I go for the food.lol😂

Thank rsmolens1043
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Love going there and sitting in back of the truck with a fm radio on the cab. Digital projector is great the prices are amazing, but the bathroom the chink in the armor you may want to avoid them.

Thank Benu B
Sun City Center, Florida
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10 reviews
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Great place to visit and view the movies. A fun place for kids and adults. Very insteresting place with much to see.

Thank brucek460
Amesbury, Massachusetts
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54 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

At $6 per person with reasonable prices at the snack bar you can't go wrong for 2 movies. This is a 50s drive-in complete with window speakers if you want to use them or just tune your radio to 89.3 and listen in your car. The down sides were the bathrooms and the projection of the movie - they need... More 

Thank Greyhound_Express
Ruskin, Florida
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Fun,family oriented,nice staff,grear time with family and friends .The movies are new releases. The food is god or bring your own. NO rude people and kids are free to wall around with parents so they don't get bored.Nice time!!

Thank vmillard1802
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3 reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016

This drive in is very family oriented and friendly to all, but they do regularly inform you that 1950s rules are in place and enforced to keep your evening enjoyable. The food is Great and they have much more than popcorn and soda at an affordable price, so there is no need to pack a cooler. The movies are family... More 

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