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Address: 416 Eaton St, Key West, FL 33040-6512
Phone Number: +1 877-761-3456
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Tropic Cinema is South Florida's only nonprofit multiplex cinema screening...

Tropic Cinema is South Florida's only nonprofit multiplex cinema screening 1st-run indie, foreign and documentary films and Hollywood blockbusters every day.

With 4 theaters, state-of-the art projection services and the best concessions stand anywhere (we serve wine and beer and drizzle our popcorn with 100% melted butter), it's no wonder Florida Monthly magazine named Tropic Cinema "Florida's Best Cinema" for four consecutive years.

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Delightful theatre staffed by wonderful, friendly volunteers! Awesome snack bar, more than just your typical items. They offer wine, either by the glass or bottle, a cheese and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Leslie576
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Elmhurst, Illinois
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Elmhurst, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Delightful theatre staffed by wonderful, friendly volunteers! Awesome snack bar, more than just your typical items. They offer wine, either by the glass or bottle, a cheese and crackers plate, dessert items, etc. Very clean and well run. I love it.

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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Tropic cinema is a Key West treasure! Enjoy Beer, Wine & gourmet snacks, as well as traditional theater snacks (fresh popped popcorn and candies.) Super clean and comfortable!

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Key West, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2016

Small, friendly and trendy movie house. Beer and wine available. Real butter on the popcorn. A few blockbusters, but mostly small-release and foreign films. Some theaters are small (a few dozen seats), so don't go there expecting an IMAX experience, but the sound quality is great. Hosts many local-oriented events, benefiting local film and art programs, schools, and service organizations.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Decided to see a movie while staying in Key West. What a great theatre. Current titles, great snack bar plus licensed to sell alcoholic beverages. All managed by volunteers. Wow! Nice work. It was a great night.

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Orlando, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

We've been to KW dozens of times and this is our first stop to the movie theater. We were blown away by how friendly all of the workers (volunteers?) were, the great selection of concessions and the cleanliness of the theater. It's a perfect afternoon activity to get out of the sun for a bit. We will definitely be back.

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2016

This was a fun cinema to visit with the kids. It has the feel of a vintage cinema, and is convenient to all the places you may stay in Old Town. The movies they show are new releases. Be prepared for small viewing rooms and screens -- this didn't detract from our fun at all but I feel that some... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Cool spot for a good vintage photo. Take a pic with Marilyn Monroe. Loved the retro architecture, makes you feel like you are back in time.

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Ebensburg, PA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

During our month in Key West we wanted to just have a quiet afternoon and get away from it all. The Tropic offers good film, friendly volunteer staff, beer and snacks. What is not to like?!? The building is well kept and charming. We will definitely return.

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Went to see a great movie there. The ambiance is fantastic, the staff very helpful & happy. Can eat & drink there ; after all, it's Key West !

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Fantastic looking cinema with brilliant screens and a snack station which is mind blowing. They've got so many free popcorn toppings, we made ourselves sick.

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