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Address: 4 Hatter Street, Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1NZ, England (Formerly Abbeygate Picturehouse)
Phone Number: +44 871 902 5722
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Abbeygate Cinema Bury St Edmunds

If you want a comfy, intimate cinema with friendly, helpful staff & a great adjoining restaurant with lovely home cooked food then this is the one for you. "Probably the best... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

If you want a comfy, intimate cinema with friendly, helpful staff & a great adjoining restaurant with lovely home cooked food then this is the one for you. "Probably the best cinema in the world".😀

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

This cinema is a real find! There are two screens, both very intimate with some sofa seats, cushions and plenty of room. Somehow, the films it shows are often the ones we want to see! The highlight of the menu in the restaurant is the 'build your own burger', there are so many options! By far my favourite bit is... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
17 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Decided to try the "old cinema". In bury St Edmunds. We used to take the kids her when small, but then a bigger cinema opened near bye. Big comfy sofas, armchairs and cushions. The film was excellent, but what excited us the most was the cafe downstairs. What a hidden gem. A Canadian chef has made the menu his own,... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Afternoon brunch and "the film" we had excellent tea, proper pot and cup n saucer, chicken club and BLT freshly made in the really nice cafe bar in the foyer although my idea of a club sandwich is three slices , toasted etc the chicken club was a toasted but more like a sub aka "subway" but lovely nice salad... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Love this place, comfy seats including sofa seats, can even take your beer in with you and lovely staff.

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Suffolk, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I love it here, it's a small, friendly and excellently run cinema with really good seating. Even the snacks are above the norm.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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48 reviews 48 reviews
7 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

What a wonderful place to have discovered ! The cinema cafe is great with a healthy selection of homemade food including delicious cakes. The staff are friendly and helpful. The cinema is the most comfortable I have ever visited with roomy seats you sink into or sofas, if you like to cuddle up. The films are up to date and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

This is Best Cinema Experience You Can Have! A great bold fashioned cinema with online book, comfy seats and even sofas! You can take drinks from the bar to your seat, its a small cosy intimate place. I cannot think of any way I could improve it. OUTSTANDING!

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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107 reviews 107 reviews
24 attraction reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

The Abbeygate, now in private hands again, I think is a wonderful little cinema in the heart of Bury St Edmunds. It has a small restaurant over two floors, a bar, a tea room as well as two very well appointed screens. The sound quality is excellent. you are allowed to take in your drinks from the bar, it has... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

excellent cinema, very friendly staff, plus lots of great independent/foreign films,also has a great little cafe, a real treat going to the abbeygate cinema

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