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The Orpheus Cinema

Open Now: 4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Open today: 4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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Fantastic local cinema

A fantastic local cinema with friendly staff and comfy seats inside the screens. Both tickets and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MattSBristol
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This is a great little and small 3 screen cinema 1) Polite staff 2) Friendly staff 3) 3 screens for... read more

Reviewed March 24, 2019
Ann L
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This is a pleasant neighborhood three screen cinema in an affluent part of the city which has a very loyal audience and is also enthusiastically supported by the many students in the area... a little gem that still shines!
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51 Northumbria Drive | Henleaze, Bristol BS9 4HN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic local cinema with friendly staff and comfy seats inside the screens. Both tickets and snacks are much more reasonably priced than at other cinemas in Bristol, and it is a great facility for both the local community and visitors to Bristol.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed March 24, 2019

This is a great little and small 3 screen cinema 1) Polite staff 2) Friendly staff 3) 3 screens for 90 - 110 people 4) Up to date releases 5) bookings can be made either in person or through their website (charge applies for the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ann L
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

We love this smaller cinema. It’s so welcoming and you can even have a mug of tea whilst watching a film. It’s reasonably priced which means we can go to the cinema as a family. They also seem to often have the bigger films we...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 30, 2019

It was like someone's front room! Very small, seats high back, but very low. Had to move back to the higher Seats to get a better view. Reasonable price. Can use Meerkat movies Tuesday's and Wednesday's. Ticket also gives a discount At certain eating places.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Anne B
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Great films at great prices Mary poppin,dambusters ,Dunkirk, Paddington bear 2,etc also cloudy with a chance of meatballs

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 18, 2018 via mobile

A great local cinema, friendly staff. Refreshments and snack were not a total rip off like other cinemas.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank harryb254
Reviewed November 7, 2018

Why bother to drive out to Cribbs or any other big cinema if you can see the same thing on your doorstep? There is no compromise on space or comfort, there are plenty of good food options and a decent sound system. It isn't expensive....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

Small intimate local cinema. Minimal cost compared to the big chains and great atmosphere thanks to the staff. I don’t go anywhere else!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank manslagj
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This locally run independent cinema is based in Henleaze Bristol and makes a pleasant change to the out of town large cinemas as well as in town - - it has 3 screens and around 80 to 100 seats - Seats are comfortable and prices...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ann L
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

I first came to watch E.T. as a child and have been coming ever since, recently taking the kids to Mamma Mia 2. There is do much to live about the Orpheus ( Scotts is the new name), location is great, in the heart of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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The Orpheous cinema is above the Waitrose store in Henleaze, I believe that this car park has restrictions on parking during the day when the store is open and has extended opening hours which has been the case for a few... More
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