Six Pack: Movie Nights at Philadelphia Bars & Restaurants

For a movie experience that isn’t all about expensive tickets, dirty theaters, loud patrons and sticky floors; skip the movieplexes and check out these Philadelphia bars and restaurants that offer movie nights.

Movies Under the Stars at Bistrot La Minette

Three times a week Bistrot La Minette shows a French language movie in its beautiful garden courtyard. Plan to have dinner as you watch or come in for a light snack, a bottle of wine or dessert. See the Bistrot La Minette movie schedule here.

Bistrot La Minette (Queen Village)
623 S 6th Street
Dinner and a movie: Mondays and Thursdays at 8:30 p.m., Fridays at 9:30 p.m.

Pizza and Beer Theater at Nomad Pizza

Pizza, beer and a movie, sounds like a great date to us. Nomad Pizza off of South Street makes dating easy by offering the combination three times a week. See the Nomad Pizza movie schedule here.

Nomad Pizza (Bella Vista)
 611 S 7th Street
Pizza and a movie: Sundays 8 p.m., Wednesdays, 8:30 p.m., Fridays 10 p.m. 

Earth Bread+Brewery Offers Kid Friendly Movies on Mondays

On Mondays Earth Bread+Brewery in Mt. Airy shows family oriented movies in the upstairs dining room.

Earth Bread+Brewery (Mt. Airy)
7136 Germantown Avenue
Kid friendly movies: Mondays at 6 p.m.

Wear Your Fancy Pants to North 3rd’s Movie Nights

Twice a month North 3rd hosts Fancy Pants Cinema, a collection of short films brought in by customers that night. Fancy Pants movie nights are also accompanied by $2 Pabst Blue Ribbon specials and $3 Yards drafts.

North 3rd (Northern Liberties)
801 N 3rd Street
Movie Nights: Fancy Pants Cinema is on the first and third Tuesday of the month at 10 p.m.

Movie Mondays at the Troc

Movie Monday occurs every Monday there isn’t a show at Chinatown’s Trocadero. Cost is $3 but goes towards your first drink, popcorn or candy. Get one free beer if you enter before 7 p.m. Movie Mondays at the Troc schedule.

The Trocodero (Chinatown)
1003 Arch Street

Movie Nights: Every Monday at 8 p.m., doors open at 6:30.

Wine, Popcorn and Movies at Jet Wine Bar

Every Thursday Jet Wine Bar on the 1500 block of South Street hosts a movie night. Settle in for a movie with wine specials, a $5 cocktail option and of course free popcorn. Follow Jet Wine Bar on Twitter to find out the movie.

Jet Wine Bar (Graduate Hospital)
1525 South Street
Movie Night: Every Thursday at 9 p.m.

Around the Web

Be respectful of our online community and contribute to an engaging conversation. We reserve the right to ban impersonators and remove comments that contain personal attacks, threats, or profanity, or are flat-out offensive. By posting here, you are permitting Philadelphia magazine and Metro Corp. to edit and republish your comment in all media.