Grand Lake Theatre
242 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
Grand Lake is a beautiful theater in a 1926 building with a marquee. The projector and the sound quality are really incredible. Every time I see a move here, it looks so good and sounds amazing. This part of Oakland is so beautiful. You can take a stroll around Lake Merritt before the movie, and go grab some food nearby.
Tips from locals
The Grand Lake Theatre is a historic movie palace located at 3200 Grand Avenue and Lake Park Avenue in the Grand Lake neighborhood of Oakland.
Step into this piece of history and see the latest films in ornate auditoriums. You can easily find it by its large, animated light displays: fireworks on the roof and a waterfall of fire over the marquee. Although movies are shown with the latest projectors and sound systems, this historic landmark…
Famous marquee, independently owned, lots of community events, organ player on Saturdays!