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AMC Dine-In Theatres Essex Green 9

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Address: 495 Prospect Ave, West Orange, NJ 07052-4100
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Good concept but not practical

I chose an entree but it was hard to eat with such dim lighting, also I had to kee choosing different things because they didn't have my first few choices.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 December 2016
505Andrea2016
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Kenilworth, New Jersey
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East Orange, New Jersey
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

The only movie theatre I go to since first visiting 4yrs ago. This theatre is always clean, the food is delicious and they serve it to you in your reclining seat. They have leather couches and flat screen TVs in the lobby so you can watch whichever sports game is on while you wait for your movie to start, and... More 

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Kenilworth, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

I chose an entree but it was hard to eat with such dim lighting, also I had to kee choosing different things because they didn't have my first few choices.

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Brooklyn
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

PSA when visiting the AMC in West Orange. Just returned from a family movie. Firs of all, the service was shockingly slow. But even worse, I mistakenly left my phone for a maximum of ten minutes and it was never turned in. We sat in the last row and waited until the credits had completed before leaving, so there were... More 

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Newark, New Jersey
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Last night i went to see Tyler Perry's Boo! A Madea Halloween, the movie was fun lots of laugh. We decided to order our food the server took order shortly after our drinks came, a few minutes later the waitress came back to let us know the manager said the foods will arrive shortly well the movie ended and our... More 

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Thank Dixon-Pottinger
New Jersey
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137 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Make sure that you are going to the movies to see a great one, then you would be totally disappointed. The service is actually not bad, and the process found ease of ordering are fine. The food is good, and I am sure contains a heavy does of calories. It is tasty and sometimes even warm. The drinks are fine,... More 

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Thank passionrules
New Jersey
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77 reviews
22 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

It's a cool spot not too far from us so we decided to give it a try... PROS: - reclining, comfy seats - button to press for food and drinks - good parking CONS: - food is really salty - drinks are watered down - be careful w/seats as it's easy to catch stuff (bed bugs or other...things)

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Thank Rae C
Newark, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

The seats a very Comfortable but the food is just ok. They do give you a lot of popcorn. It's very filling too

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Thank Ewisdom43
West Orange, New Jersey
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

AMC should just stick to movies. While the idea is great, the food, drinks, and service are nothing to write home about. The dine-in theatre has really comfy reclinable seats that can help take your mind off the bad food.

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Thank AngeRomo
South Orange, New Jersey
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12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

By far I've enjoyed the Dine-in-Theatre experience best here. I can buy tickets online with their App. The seats are large and comfortable with 9 theaters available. The screens are a decent size and the sound quality is good. There's also a lobby bar and food. My kids enjoy it here too.

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Thank Allan S
Maplewood, NJ
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51 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016

This place is such a dump. Service is slow, food is terrible and the other guests are unruly and ill-mannered. There was a particular guest speaking on their cell phone during the movie. The employees stood around and did NOTHING. Someone finally complained and they asked the guy to leave, but ten minutes later he was back in his seat... More 

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