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Abbeygate Picturehouse

4 Hatter Street, Bury St. Edmunds IP33 1NE, England
+44 871 902 5722
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters
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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

We love the Abbeygate Picturehouse and enjoy every time we go. The wine is a bit expensive, but the hot chocolate is lovely.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Love this place. Cosy, colourful. Really really great food too. Nice friendly staff. Good cakes. Particular favourites: sweet potato chips, burgers, salads. Lovely coffee too.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

A wonderful place to watch a film. Sofa & reclining armchair seating. Plenty of films for children, with child friendly screenings (no need to keep telling the kids to be quiet). By far my most favorite visited cinema

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Intimate cinema, just two screens, with restaurant attached. Luxury sofa seating or normal seats and just a lovely friendly place. Like being part of a club, membership is worthwhile, you basically get your money back after watching 3 films. Members allowed to wander into the cinema after a meal with their glass of wine, or cup of tea, lovely welcoming... More

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Bury St Edmunds
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Come to a little cinema and experience lovely food before or after. Have a drink while you watch the screen. The 2 rooms to watch the films are not enormous and there is a cosy atmosphere and a really good feeling to this little place. If in Bury for a holiday do try it out. Its worth it. We are... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

There are two cinemas in the town with Cineworld being the most popular and then the more 'up-market' cinema, the Picturehouse. Where the two differ is the atmosphere. Cineworld caters for most people which means if you don't mind being disturbed by crying children or ladish teenagers who like to voice their personal comments throughout the film, then it's a... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I love this cinema. It's a great place to watch a film with comfy seats, proper staff who show you to your seats and a great selection of snacks and drinks. My favourite place in Bury.

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I am not usually a film buff, whereas my wife was a regular, but I thoroughly enjoyed the comfortable seating and general ambiance. Nice snacks & drinks. Would definitely recommend to anyone who appreciates comfort and a nice welcome.

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Went here for a baby shower. We had afternoon tea in the function room. It is well located and a lovely space. We had a really lovely time and I know everyone enjoyed it however there were a few things I was surprised at and I would like to comment of. We weren't greeted with much of anything really. Kind... More

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A visit to Abbeygate Cinema is incomparable with a visit to a chain cinema. So comfortable and elegant. A great experience in itself.

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