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Address: 134 High Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9EZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1271 862323

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Nice clean place. Great location, lovely staff and great seats :) Thank you so much - the film was brilliant :)x

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Katie P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice clean place. Great location, lovely staff and great seats :) Thank you so much - the film was brilliant :)x

Thank Katie P
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153 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited here with my daughter to see Finding Dory whilst on holiday. This is a small cinema situated on the High Street. It was a bit like stepping back in time to my childhood before the multiplex cinemas arrived. The staff were great and there were the usual popcorn, sweets and drinks available. A good choice of films were available... More 

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Flint, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the experience of an old style cinema. Prices were reasonable and it was clean and tidy. Booster seats were provided for the children and seating was comfortable.

Thank Gruff78
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

It was exciting visiting a new cinema and we enjoyed seeing Finding Dory and Jason Bourne today - our party split into two. Everything was fine but it was SO HOT in there; the lad said they'd switch the aircon on but it was like an oven in there! Still enjoyed the experience overall though.

Thank JoanieBirmingham
Newnham-on-Severn, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

old fashioned cinemas are the best. screen 2 only has 5 rows! great big seats and a little arm table on each!

Thank Emma P
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Don't watch a movie on screen 2 as all the seats are on the same level so if someone sits in front of you, you won't have a great view of the screen also there are no cup holders on the seats also the main area could do with a bit of TLC

Thank melga84
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016

Went to see 'Jason Bourne' today and, as always, had a great experience. If you're looking for a shiny new (faceless) multiplex then this won't be for you but I love that the Merlin group use buildings with a history and this really contributes to the individual atmosphere of the venue. The staff are friendly and are always happy to... More 

Thank redfox63
Guildford, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

Went to see new Ghostbusters movie. The cinema was very shabby - badly in need of a re-fit! Wouldn't go there again.

Thank Sally M
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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176 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Went tp watch the new ghostbuster movie! Great price and great treats! Kids loved it! Recommend buying a movie magic card if your local saves you £2 every time you go!!!

Thank Angiemays
Yeovil, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

Despite the weather being nice we decided to venture to the local cinema for the evening showing.So nice to find one that is not a bingo hall or disused.Arrived to a friendly welcome and despite being unsure what to watch the staff were very helpful and we ended up watching the new tarzan film.It seemed very busy but the staff... More 

Thank ken v

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