"Of course, the concept of a dinner theater isn't new. As long as there have been stages, there have been people eating while they watch performances, but the specific style of Alamo Drafthouse is so successful that it's been emulated by other theaters around the country. So, too, has the steadfast rule stipulating that if you talk or text during the film, you'll be kicked out of the theater. But for me, being cut off from sharing my thoughts digitally makes a meal more enjoyable." Find out more about the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
in this week's cafe review, "The Alamo Drafthouse Takes Dinner and a Movie to a New Level
." PHOTOS BY TROY FIELDS.