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The Grand Cinema

Address: 606 S Fawcett, Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone Number: 253-593-4474
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Ranked #3 of 27 Activities in Tacoma
Type: Movie Theaters, Fun & Games
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Type: Movie Theaters, Fun & Games
Hours:
Mon - Fri 1:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:45 am - 9:00 pm

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Gig Harbor
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

The Grand is a small, independent non-profit movie theatre in downtown Tacoma. They show a mix of first run movies together with independent and foreign films that you will not find anywhere else in the area. There are four screens. Seating is limited so the viewing environment is intimate. We became members last year. With our membership (and a senior... More 

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Fox Island, Washington
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We discovered The Grand Cinema about a year ago and then I wished we knew about it sooner. Now we have a membership and enjoy the benefits of discount tickets and free small popcorn. And I love the popcorn there. It's the only place around to see some of the indie and art films. We go there on a regular... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

If your a film buff, or just a movie buff, or love independent films, this is the place for you. Delightful atmosphere old time theather feel.Very enjoyable experience.

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Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
8 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I usually love these types of cinemas, but our first visit left us a little disappointed. The staff seemed a bit overtaxed, leaving them a little edgy. But my least favorite part was listening to the movie next door, as the walls are just too thin. This took away from the excellent, non-action (read: quiet) movie that we were watching.... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Can't say enough about the "neighborhood" theatre. The movies never disappoint. Unusual, thought provoking Oscar and Golden Globe nominees play first at the Grand. Great documentaries. Volunteers and cheerful people who love the movies in the lobby. Reasonable price for first rate "IT" movies playing in larger metro areas. Read a review in the Wall Street Journal and a week... More 

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Tacoma, Washington
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great prices, popcorn and movies. Recommend becoming a member as it has several benefits. Members get money off ticket prices, free small popcorn and an additional parking lot to use and membership is tax deductible. Best nonprofit or for profit movie house around. Don't forget real butter on the popcorn.

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Puyallup, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great movies are shown here. The seating is really limited for each showing, I don't like the center aisles, but other then that, its a cozy, intimate place to see flicks from all over. Really good popcorn!

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Puyallup, Washington, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Small, friendly atmosphere. Interesting, quality movies. Respectful help and customers. Parking may be challenging.

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Puyallup, Washington
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59 reviews 59 reviews
7 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The Grand is simple, friendly, cheap and casual. If you are looking for a great date in tacoma, try a movie at the grand and happy hour afterwards at Stanley's.

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Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
15 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Visit The Grand Theatre for an old time atmosphere. They offer a wide variety of films. Parking lot next store is free after 4pm, weekends and holidays. That really helps because the neighboring streets are usually maxed out.

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