Best movie theatres in San Diego

Check out the top movie theatres in San Diego, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Fashion Valley
1. Fashion Valley
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364 local reviews
7007 Friars Rd, San Diego
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 619-688-9113
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Randy
Fashion Valley has it all. Only 8 minutes away by Uber....Shop til you Drop......Everything you could want in…
Janet & Scott
A plethora of amenities, including a movie theater, six department stores, a newly renovated food court, water…
Renee
Fashion Valley has all of the major high-end retailers, plus a movie theater and some nice dining options…
1. Fashion Valley
1. Fashion Valley
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364 local reviews
7007 Friars Rd, San Diego
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 619-688-9113
Randy
Randy
Fashion Valley has it all. Only 8 minutes away by Uber....Shop til you Drop......Everything you could want in an afternoon. Dior, Chanel,…
Janet & Scott
Janet & Scott
A plethora of amenities, including a movie theater, six department stores, a newly renovated food court, water features and soft seating…
Renee
Renee
Fashion Valley has all of the major high-end retailers, plus a movie theater and some nice dining options (True Food Kitchen, and The…
2. THE LOT La Jolla
2. THE LOT La Jolla
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47 local reviews
7611 Fay Ave, San Diego
+1 858-777-0069
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Rachel
Located at react-text: 2441   /react-text 7611 Fay Ave, CA, 92037 Known for react-text: 2445   /react-text…
Remy
Our favorite movie theater. There is an amazing restaurant where you can get dinner and drinks before your…
Lily
My favorite movie theater. There is an amazing restaurant where you can get dinner and drinks before your…
2. THE LOT La Jolla
2. THE LOT La Jolla
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47 local reviews
7611 Fay Ave, San Diego
+1 858-777-0069
Rachel
Rachel
Located at react-text: 2441   /react-text 7611 Fay Ave, CA, 92037 Known for react-text: 2445   /react-text Movie Theater This upscale 7…
Remy
Remy
Our favorite movie theater. There is an amazing restaurant where you can get dinner and drinks before your showing. You can choose your…
Lily
Lily
My favorite movie theater. There is an amazing restaurant where you can get dinner and drinks before your showing. You can choose your…
3. Westfield UTC
3. Westfield UTC
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164 local reviews
4545 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 858-546-8858
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Crystal
My favorite mall...lots of fun dining and shopping. I especially like this mall because it is not enclosed--s…
Elena
UTC, short for the University Towne Centre, offers a mix of high-end shops, top-tier restaurants and…
Teresa
One of san diego's newest nicest malls after $500 million was dumped into this place. It is a must see with…
3. Westfield UTC
3. Westfield UTC
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164 local reviews
4545 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 858-546-8858
Crystal
Crystal
My favorite mall...lots of fun dining and shopping. I especially like this mall because it is not enclosed--so be aware it is not a great…
Elena
Elena
UTC, short for the University Towne Centre, offers a mix of high-end shops, top-tier restaurants and brick-and-mortar stores of…
Teresa
Teresa
One of san diego's newest nicest malls after $500 million was dumped into this place. It is a must see with a new Arc Light movie theater,…
4. Cinépolis
4. Cinépolis
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45 local reviews
12905 El Camino Real, San Diego
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 858-794-4045
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Ruth And Michal
This luxury movie theater is really a treat. Relax in style in a leather recliner, while waited on hand and…
Samantha
You can reserve your recliner leather seats prior to getting to the movie theater. Be sure to watch 21+…
Lauray
Best movie theater you will ever encounter! Every seat has a great view - And servers will bring you food and…
4. Cinépolis
4. Cinépolis
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45 local reviews
12905 El Camino Real, San Diego
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 858-794-4045
Ruth And Michal
Ruth And Michal
This luxury movie theater is really a treat. Relax in style in a leather recliner, while waited on hand and foot. In the 21+ movies you can…
Samantha
Samantha
You can reserve your recliner leather seats prior to getting to the movie theater. Be sure to watch 21+ allowed movies, so you can order…
Lauray
Lauray
Best movie theater you will ever encounter! Every seat has a great view - And servers will bring you food and beverage, even sushi and…
5. THE LOT Liberty Station
5. THE LOT Liberty Station
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32 local reviews
2620 Truxtun Rd, San Diego
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 619-566-0069
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Jennifer
Super fancy movie theater with reclining seats, and a full menu you can order from in the theater itself. More…
Sandra
Cinema/Restaurant/Bar/Cafe NEW luxury movie theater with recliner seats and at-seat food service. Reserved…
Min
The best movie theater in San Diego. Reclining LaZBoy type seats with food & beverage service from your seat.
5. THE LOT Liberty Station
5. THE LOT Liberty Station
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32 local reviews
2620 Truxtun Rd, San Diego
Closed · Opens 7:00 AM
+1 619-566-0069
Jennifer
Jennifer
Super fancy movie theater with reclining seats, and a full menu you can order from in the theater itself. More expensive than other…
Sandra
Sandra
Cinema/Restaurant/Bar/Cafe NEW luxury movie theater with recliner seats and at-seat food service. Reserved seating. Has attached…
Min
Min
The best movie theater in San Diego. Reclining LaZBoy type seats with food & beverage service from your seat.
6. Liberty Station
6. Liberty Station
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65 local reviews
Liberty Station, San Diego
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Eileen
The Lot at LS offers lovely and expansive views of downtown and the bay in addition to great food and a luxury…
Sarah
A new movie theater called The Lot, complete with served food and drinks, a Vons Market, Trader Joes, tons of…
Spencer
Wide array of local artisans and artists. Enjoy the converted Naval Training Barracks turned shopping center…
6. Liberty Station
6. Liberty Station
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65 local reviews
Liberty Station, San Diego
Eileen
Eileen
The Lot at LS offers lovely and expansive views of downtown and the bay in addition to great food and a luxury movie theater. Restaurant and…
Sarah
Sarah
A new movie theater called The Lot, complete with served food and drinks, a Vons Market, Trader Joes, tons of restaurants, if you have time…
Spencer
Spencer
Wide array of local artisans and artists. Enjoy the converted Naval Training Barracks turned shopping center with awesome options including…
7. ArcLight Cinemas - La Jolla
7. ArcLight Cinemas - La Jolla
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17 local reviews
4425 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 323-615-2550
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Scott
Upscale movie theater with a full bar and dinner appetizers.
Ally
Luxury Movie Theater. Dinner and a movie at the Mall.
Zari
Fun movie theater a short drive away
7. ArcLight Cinemas - La Jolla
7. ArcLight Cinemas - La Jolla
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17 local reviews
4425 La Jolla Village Dr, San Diego
Closed · Opens 11:00 AM
+1 323-615-2550
Scott
Scott
Upscale movie theater with a full bar and dinner appetizers.
Ally
Ally
Luxury Movie Theater. Dinner and a movie at the Mall.
Zari
Zari
Fun movie theater a short drive away
8. Landmark's Hillcrest Cinemas
8. Landmark's Hillcrest Cinemas
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45 local reviews
3965 Fifth Ave, San Diego
+1 619-298-2904
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Maureen
This movie theater shows great independent films and is nearby many other cool businesses in the Hillcrest…
Mel & Sam
Great Indie movie theater! They are very selective about what they show so you'll never see a bad movie here!
Shawn And Rachel
Fantastic movie theater - shows a lot of independent films. Best thing: walking distance!
8. Landmark's Hillcrest Cinemas
8. Landmark's Hillcrest Cinemas
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45 local reviews
3965 Fifth Ave, San Diego
+1 619-298-2904
Maureen
Maureen
This movie theater shows great independent films and is nearby many other cool businesses in the Hillcrest neighborhood.
Mel & Sam
Mel & Sam
Great Indie movie theater! They are very selective about what they show so you'll never see a bad movie here!
Shawn And Rachel
Shawn And Rachel
Fantastic movie theater - shows a lot of independent films. Best thing: walking distance!
9. Westfield Horton Plaza
9. Westfield Horton Plaza
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117 local reviews
324 Horton Plaza, San Diego
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 619-239-8180
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Angi
A five-level outdoor shopping mall known for its bright colors, architectural tricks, and odd spatial rhythms…
Crystal
Great location in downtown San Diego. There is a huge selection of shops and dining here, with a movie…
Lisa Ann
Want a shopping mall without a typical mall feel? Horton Plaza is architecturally interesting and fun to walk…
9. Westfield Horton Plaza
9. Westfield Horton Plaza
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117 local reviews
324 Horton Plaza, San Diego
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 619-239-8180
Angi
Angi
A five-level outdoor shopping mall known for its bright colors, architectural tricks, and odd spatial rhythms. Horton Plaza lies in…
Crystal
Crystal
Great location in downtown San Diego. There is a huge selection of shops and dining here, with a movie theater, and local theater too (San…
Lisa Ann
Lisa Ann
Want a shopping mall without a typical mall feel? Horton Plaza is architecturally interesting and fun to walk. It is home to anchor stores…
10. Otay Ranch Town Center
10. Otay Ranch Town Center
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24 local reviews
2015 Birch Rd, Chula Vista
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 619-656-1393
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Rob And Tam
Very close to our home, this mall offers everything a great mall should have. Excellent restaurants, great…
Maria
Also many restaurants and some great night life to be enjoyed. Also movie theaters located here.
Alfonso
A nice shopping mall to visit, great stores, great restaurants & bars, and a movie theater.
10. Otay Ranch Town Center
10. Otay Ranch Town Center
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24 local reviews
2015 Birch Rd, Chula Vista
Closed · Opens 10:00 AM
+1 619-656-1393
Rob And Tam
Rob And Tam
Very close to our home, this mall offers everything a great mall should have. Excellent restaurants, great shops, movie theater, and a…
Maria
Maria
Also many restaurants and some great night life to be enjoyed. Also movie theaters located here.
Alfonso
Alfonso
A nice shopping mall to visit, great stores, great restaurants & bars, and a movie theater.
11. Clairemont Town Square
11. Clairemont Town Square
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16 local reviews
4821 Clairemont Dr, San Diego
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 858-272-1225
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Barbarah
Movie theater 2 miles from the house! Walk, Bike, Drive over to catch the latest blockbuster! Get your hair…
Kristin
Vons Grocery Store, Movie Theater, Big Lots, Chili's, Denny's, McDonald's, Burlington Coat Factory, and so…
David
Shopping, restaurants, movie theater, starbucks, groceries and more. Within 1/2 a mile walk from the house.
11. Clairemont Town Square
11. Clairemont Town Square
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16 local reviews
4821 Clairemont Dr, San Diego
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+1 858-272-1225
Barbarah
Barbarah
Movie theater 2 miles from the house! Walk, Bike, Drive over to catch the latest blockbuster! Get your hair done, eat italian food or just…
Kristin
Kristin
Vons Grocery Store, Movie Theater, Big Lots, Chili's, Denny's, McDonald's, Burlington Coat Factory, and so many more stores, shops, and…
David
David
Shopping, restaurants, movie theater, starbucks, groceries and more. Within 1/2 a mile walk from the house.
12. AMC La Jolla 12
12. AMC La Jolla 12
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28 local reviews
8657 Villa La Jolla Dr, San Diego
+1 858-458-1098
Movie theaterPoint of interestEstablishment
Sheryl
Great movie theater! Reclining chairs make it so nice and comfy to watch a great movie! This is by Ralph's…
Jamie & Gustavo
Movie theater. Cheaper than ArcLight and closer to home, but they have great seats and other amenities.
Brooke
Movie theater with reclining chairs, full bar and tasty treats to bring in with you.
12. AMC La Jolla 12
12. AMC La Jolla 12
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28 local reviews
8657 Villa La Jolla Dr, San Diego
+1 858-458-1098
Sheryl
Sheryl
Great movie theater! Reclining chairs make it so nice and comfy to watch a great movie! This is by Ralph's grocery store.
Jamie & Gustavo
Jamie & Gustavo
Movie theater. Cheaper than ArcLight and closer to home, but they have great seats and other amenities.
Brooke
Brooke
Movie theater with reclining chairs, full bar and tasty treats to bring in with you.