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Uptown Theater

55 Dunlop St W, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1A3, Canada
+1 705-797-8860
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The BIg Easy Chairs!

This is an old school theater like we used to go to as kids, but the seating in theater 3 is... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2016
AnitaLaff
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Barrie, Canada
Maybe a 3.5, the Uptown prices are awesome, the concessions should be better!

Located in the old downtown core of Barrie, the Uptown Theatre is a step back in time. The prices... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2016
tdsuperstar
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Toronto, Canada
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“leg room” (2 reviews)
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55 Dunlop St W, Barrie, Ontario L4N 1A3, Canada
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is an old school theater like we used to go to as kids, but the seating in theater 3 is wicked!!!! You get big leatherette easy chairs with foot rests that flip out. Needless to say the leg room in this theater is unreal....More

Thank AnitaLaff
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Located in the old downtown core of Barrie, the Uptown Theatre is a step back in time. The prices are significantly better than the other two options in Barrie, but the movie selections are usually a bit older or small budget films. It's a great...More

Thank tdsuperstar
Reviewed September 9, 2015

Old school, classic movie theatre feel - I would choose to go here any day over Cineplex. Sometimes the newer movies take a bit of time to come to this one but I'd gladly wait. $20 will get you a ticket, popcorn, drink and candy...More

Thank M2384
Reviewed August 30, 2015

We have been going to this movie theatre regularly for a few years now. A few years ago we absolutely loved this theatre...a classic experience with a lot of original titles and limited crowding. Slowly but surely we have seen this theatre become more and...More

Thank MelissaRG72
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Love catching films in theatre #3...it's got super comfortable recliners!! Check it out, really awesome!

Thank Sheila W
Reviewed July 3, 2015

We have gone to this downtown theatre many times. It is a smaller theatre than the newer ones in the suburban shopping malls and is in the downtown core where parking could be problem. Strangely enough, we have never had problems parking so it is...More

Thank RickCanSki
Reviewed June 30, 2015

They show good current movies at a reduced price. Downtown location is great for dinner before or after. You must try Four Season Delight across the road for authentic Chinese Food.

Thank Wag54
Reviewed June 30, 2015

This is an older theatre in the heart of Barrie. One of the theatres has comfy, lounge seats and if you look at their ad in the local paper, it identifies which film is playing with these seats. In the other theatres, you sometimes have...More

Thank whtschnauz
Reviewed June 20, 2015

This small old-time renovated theatre is a gem. It does not necessarily cater to the block buster crowd, but it does offer top quality movies that a mature audience appreciates. Some of the theatres have reclining seats that are so comfortable. They also have a...More

Thank Kathryn J
Reviewed April 23, 2015

This theater is the best in Barrie! It has a lot of really old charm to it, you get a kinda creepy vibe going upstairs with all the mirrors, which is cool. They have a licensed bar too! Comfy seats!

Thank Meghan B
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