2023. Prices may vary by location and are updated frequently.
For decades, movie theaters have been the go-to destination for a night out with friends or a romantic date. And while the big screen and surround sound are certainly a draw, many moviegoers would argue that the real star of the show is the concession stand. Popcorn, candy, soda, and other treats are an integral part of the movie experience, and no theater chain is more famous for its concessions than AMC Theatres.
Here are the latest AMC Theatre concession prices.
AMC Food Menu (Popcorn)
|Popcorn (Small)||$6.09 - $7.09|
|Popcorn (Medium)||$7.10 - $8.09|
|Popcorn (Large)||$8.10 - $9.09|
|Added Flavour||$0.49 - $1.00|
|Gourmet Popcorn||$7.09 - $7.59|
|Candy (various)||$3.99 - $4.49|
|Ice Cream||$3.79 - $3.99|
|Nachos||$7.59 - $7.89|
|Chicken Tenders||$7.39 - $7.79|
|Pizza (cheese or pepperoni)||$7.49 - $7.69|
|Hot Dog||$4.69 - $5.19|
|Frito Chili Pie||$6.89 - $7.19|
|Soft Drink (Small)||$5.09 - $5.29|
|Soft Drink (Medium)||$5.59 - $5.79|
|Soft Drink (Large)||$6.09 - $6.29|
|Milkshakes||$5.89 - $6.19|
|ICEE (medium)||$5.59 - $5.79|
|ICEE (large)||$5.09 - $6.29|
|Bottled Drink||$3.99 - $4.89|
|Real Fruit Smoothie||$5.69 - $5.89|
|Coffee||$3.69 - $3.89|
Please Note: Not All Food Is Available At All Locations.
|2 Hot Dogs + 1 Large Drink||$15.69|
|Chicken Tenders + Fries + 1 Large Drink||$18.79|
|1 Large Popcorn + 1 Large Drink||$14.59|
|1 Large Popcorn + 2 Large Drinks||$20.79|
|1 Movie Nachos + 1 Large Drink||$13.09|
|Kidspack (Kid's popcorn, drink, Frooti Tooti)||$6.89 - $9.59|
The Early Days of AMC Theatres
AMC Theatres got its start in 1920, when Maurice, Edward, and Barney Dubinsky opened the first theater in Kansas City, Missouri. From the beginning, the Dubinsky brothers understood the importance of offering more than just movies. They knew that to keep customers coming back, they needed to provide a full entertainment experience, complete with food and drink.
In the early days, AMC Theatres’ concession offerings were limited to just a few items, such as popcorn and candy. However, as the chain grew and technology advanced, so did the range of treats on offer. Today, AMC Theatres boasts an extensive menu of snacks and beverages, including gourmet popcorn, hot dogs, nachos, and even beer and wine.
The Popcorn Phenomenon
When most people think of movie theater snacks, the first thing that comes to mind is probably popcorn. And for good reason – popcorn has been a staple of movie theater concession stands for over a century. But what many people don’t know is that the buttery, salty treat we know and love today wasn’t always a part of the movie experience.
In fact, when movie theaters first started offering snacks, popcorn wasn’t on the menu. It wasn’t until the Great Depression that popcorn became a popular snack food, as it was one of the few affordable luxuries that people could still enjoy. Movie theaters quickly caught on to the trend, and popcorn soon became a fixture of the movie experience.
Today, popcorn is still one of the most popular items on AMC Theatres’ concession menu. And with flavors like white cheddar, caramel, and even dill pickle, there’s a popcorn flavor for every palate.
The AMC Theatres Experience
While AMC Theatres’ concession offerings are certainly a draw, it’s not just about the food and drink. The chain is known for its state-of-the-art theaters, comfortable seating, and high-quality audio and visual systems. Plus, with locations all over the country, moviegoers can enjoy the AMC Theatres experience no matter where they are.
In recent years, AMC Theatres has also made a name for itself as a pioneer in the movie industry. The chain was one of the first to offer premium formats like IMAX and Dolby Cinema, which provide an even more immersive movie experience. And with the introduction of AMC Stubs A-List, a subscription service that allows moviegoers to see up to three movies per week for a flat monthly fee, AMC Theatres is once again leading the way in making the movie experience accessible and affordable for everyone.
From its humble beginnings in Kansas City to its status as one of the largest theater chains in the world, AMC Theatres has a long and storied history. And while the company has certainly evolved over the years, its commitment to providing a high-quality movie experience – complete with delicious concessions – has remained constant. So next time you’re planning a night out at the movies, be sure to stop by the AMC Theatres concession stand and indulge in a tasty treat.
To learn more about an AMC Theatres near your, visit their official website.