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Venture Cinema is a second-run theatre that showcases mainstream movies at discounted rates, currently just $3 per ticket. Below are some things to know before grabbing your popcorn (which is also just a couple of bucks).

Quick Facts

  • All auditoriums beam in their movies via digital projectors.
  • One auditorium has 3D capabilities.
  • 5.1 surround sound systems mean audiences can make out every grumpy word Harrison Ford mumbles.
  • The theatre shows as many movies as it can, so some might only be around one week.

Know the Rules

  • Cash is required for all movie ticket sales (unless you have a Groupon).
  • The concession stand accepts credit and debit cards, but not raw minerals or original artwork.
  • No texting or cellphone use is allowed inside the cinema.
3750 Venture Dr
Duluth,
GA
US

Carrying the praises of OpenTable diners as the winner of Best Overall restaurant, Best Ambiance, and Best Food, Park Café's executive chef Michael Ganley is no stranger to success. He has honed his skills in the kitchen for more than 17 years, most recently as Executive Chef of The Ritz Carlton in Dearborn, Michigan. Arriving in Duluth in 2004, Ganley brought with him his years of experience perfecting European culinary techniques, crafting a menu of elegant twists on Southern favorites such as fried green tomatoes layered with slabs of warm, creamy brie.

Nestled inside the Knox House—originally erected in 1899 for the first Mayor of Duluth, John Knox—Park Café's refurbished interior remains true to the home's 19th-century character. Largely original hardwood floors and paneled walls lend a quaint charm to the romantic simplicity of the dining rooms, where tables draped in crisp linen glow beneath flickering candles and diners’ recently whitened teeth.

3579 W Lawrenceville St
Duluth,
GA
US

Within Studio Movie Grill's expansive auditoriums, towering screens enrapture audiences seated in plush leather recliners and at dining tables. As the familiar celebrity faces in blockbuster and cult-classic features deliver Oscar-worthy lines, sneakily quiet waiters deliver meals from a full menu decorated with more than 100 items, including gourmet pizzas, smoked ribs, and cocktails infused with the spirit of Daniel Day-Lewis. Bartenders at the lobby bar dole out glasses of premium liquors, wines, and draft beer before and after shows.

3850 Venture Dr
Duluth,
GA
US