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Lido Theatre

Opens in 29 min: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Fantastic Theater

The Lido is a well maintained, historic theater in Newport Beach. It has a single screen, which... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
dhacker2018
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Newport Beach, California
Charming movie house

Charming, historical movie house showing movies on a single screen. We love sitting in the... read more

Reviewed July 24, 2018
Danna D
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Aug 27, 2018
“Fantastic Theater”
Jul 24, 2018
“Charming movie house”
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

The Lido is a well maintained, historic theater in Newport Beach. It has a single screen, which means that its seating capacity is huge. You will never have a problem finding good seat, even with popular first run movies. The staff is uniformly friendly and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dhacker2018
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Charming, historical movie house showing movies on a single screen. We love sitting in the balcony! We live close by and walk to catch a 1st run movie just about every month.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Danna D
Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful old theater with great sound system and great popcorn. Go out of your way to catch a first run movie here

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Carolyn B
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

I love single screen cinemas! There are so few of them. I'm glad the Lido was restored & reopened. The remodel/restoration was beautifully done. The Art Deco details reminds me of The Casino in Catalina Island. It's so charming I wish I lived closer, I'd...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank seesumigo
Reviewed April 8, 2017

Started going to this theater at age six in 1952 for the Saturday matinees for children. Admission was something like 10₵ and for that we got a full-length movie, a short and 4-6 cartoons. Occasionally a Hollywood, western movie would show up to entertain us...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Mike S
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Love this theatre! One of the few old, glamorous theaters left. On a recent trip to Newport Beach we had dinner and then stopped in at the Lido to see 'Sully'. Love the old Hollywood feel of this theater!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank katestarb
Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

We went to see the theater itself not a movie-- it was beautiful and art deco style. I felt like I was in miami beach, but it was very cool to see in person. If you are going to the area I'd check it out.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Love4Travel616
Reviewed November 13, 2015

I live around the street and I look for any excuse to visit the theater. The best time of year is when they host screenings for the Newport Beach Film Festival (usually in April), when they show a variety of films in quick succession. Otherwise,...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank Alexander F
Reviewed October 3, 2015

Saw Andrew Dice Clay. Took us 40 minutes to get our wrist bands to get in. Total mayhem. People cutting in line, obnoxious security, 1 guy doing wristbands for the entire event. People were furious. Lines for drinks took forever, theatre was hot and has...More

Date of experience: October 2015
2  Thank schuman23
Reviewed August 30, 2015

Lido Theatre is located in Newport Beach. They have live concerts and show movies. I went to see the band Long Run in February with two friends. ID must be shown as they serve alcohol. Parking is street and a lot at the end of...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank Carrie M
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