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Bengie's Drive-In Theatre

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Address: 3417 Eastern Blvd, Baltimore, MD 21220-2122
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Fun Night at the Movies!

We went for the dusk to dawn showing over Memorial Day weekend. We paid $30, which included the outside food permit, and saw 4 movies! You can't beat that price. There were quite... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 May 2016
Clarence L
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Columbia, Maryland
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elgin
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the new digital projection is good, but the service from the staff and management just plain sucks,,,,the owner talks too much on the radio .... the staff harass you on every little thing. the concession prices are high and oh don't let the owner talk to you about option b of giving him $10.00 to bring your own food ....... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Amazing place you pick the movie audio up through your radio and even has the original snack cafe onsite. :) I never leave reviews but me and my husband truly love this place, you get three movies for the price of one.

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Thank Marchbaby W
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Is there anything more classically Americana than a drive-in? Bengie's drive in is one of the last of its kind and I encourage you to experience the opportunity before it too disappears (fingers crossed, it never does). Having read other reviews about long lines and small problems of getting situated, we treated it like going to the airport. Get there... More 

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Thank QuixoticTravels
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Having grown up in the midwest, I have fond memories of heading to the drive-in on cool summer nights. You would park the car, spread the blanket, and enjoy the movie. We have been in Baltimore for over 12 years now and have heard of Bengies. Now with a 2 and 7 year old, my wife and I thought to... More 

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Thank Tim L
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I am very disappointed how my husband and I were treated tonight at The Bengie's Drive-In Theatre. We arrived and were told to turn off our running lights which we did. We paid, received our tickets, and were told our lights were off and we were good to go. Upon reaching the next checkpoint, we were told to pull over... More 

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Thank KellySpe
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We went to the drive in while on vacation. My kids have never been to one since all of them are closed these days. They had a great time eating and watching the movie under the stars. The night we went they were showing 3 movies! We left after the 2nd since we were all falling asleep. Lol Try to... More 

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Thank Mizbcurly
Bethesda, Maryland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

I wish I had taken the negative reviews of this place more seriously. There were enough good reviews that I thought it must be ok and those other people did something wrong - boy was I wrong. After driving 1 1/2 hours to the theater, we left after 10 mins of arriving. The people that run this place are C-R-A-Z-Y!... More 

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Thank Lisa R
Baltimore, Maryland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

First let me start by saying the guy that talks over the intercom, talks way way to much. Less talking the movies would start on time. My friends and I came on the 4th of july hoilday weekend, so we didn't know anything about there having to be two people in the car to watch the movies. The stuff was... More 

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Thank Mike S
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

I consider myself lucky to live so close to this treasure of a place. If you've never experienced it, you need to. It's like stepping back in time. Just be prepared to arrive early for popular first run movies (i.e. Jurassic World type fare) since they do occasionally sell out.

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Thank Jason G
Columbia, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

We went for the dusk to dawn showing over Memorial Day weekend. We paid $30, which included the outside food permit, and saw 4 movies! You can't beat that price. There were quite few rules, so it's definitely worth taking a look at the website before you go (be sure you can fully control your headlights/cover them or they won't... More 

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Thank Clarence L

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