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lovely old fashioned cinema...

this was a real gem of a find... the murals on the wall were amazing and hand drawn by local... read more

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Great rainy day activity

Quaint theater! Reasonably priced and comfortable. The theater sits right in the middle of... read more

Reviewed June 13, 2019
Dover, New Hampshire
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The Orpheum Theater opened in 1916 as Chatham's first and only movie house. Our Main Street movie theater was a magical place for 72 years - a year-round destination where generations of Chatham families and summer visitors could enjoy gripping...more
637 Main St, Chatham, MA 02633-2233
+1 508-945-4900
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this was a real gem of a find... the murals on the wall were amazing and hand drawn by local artist. you can eat in the cinema as well as before you go in. such a small, quaint cinema and showed the latest films. worth...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Quaint theater! Reasonably priced and comfortable. The theater sits right in the middle of downtown. We enjoyed this unique and very well cared for place!

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Great theater with 2 screens. Delicious food and drinks can be bought and brought into the theater to enjoy.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank dhmatsik
Reviewed February 18, 2019

Rather than park, eat, then drive, park and see a movie, do it as a one stop pleasurable operation. The theater has a small cafe bar in the lobby that offers a light menu and wine before one's movie, and the movie selections are always...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank lordrob44
Reviewed November 7, 2018

The Orpheum is an old-time small-town movie theatre that was brought back from the dead through community support and activism. It has revitalized the West-end of Chatham's Main Street, and draws audiences from the entire mid-Cape area. With its mix of first-run flicks and outstanding...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Seth T
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Great local theater with bar and restaurant. The restaurant has a small menu with good burgers. Current movies as well as Indie and local movies.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank depomedrol
Reviewed October 14, 2018

What a cute little small town theater! It seems to be one run by the local community. There are little brass name tags on the back of each chair with the name of someone who donated for it. It was run by volunteers. Very clean...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 833kathiv
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Terrific venue to see both current hit movies and recent independent/smaller films. Comfortable seating, really great popcorn (made fresh). They also boast a schedule of other events- films, lectures, simulcasts. A must go to when in Chatham or nearby

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank CapeEscape_43
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

So we got out of our motel room and went to the movies! Good choice; Good movie! The theater is just what you would expect in a town with so much charm! This was a nice diversion from the gloomy weather that has plagued our...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank judym698
Reviewed April 29, 2018

In addition to being the cleanest, most welcoming theater I've been to it offers great current and past movies and wonderful special events. This past winter's Art & Music Series showcases local artists and had receptions open to the public. In addition to art on...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Christine B
July 5, 2016|
Response from timjsebastian |
Hi Christine, Our current and upcoming movies and showtimes can be found on our website (google: Chatham Orpheum Theater). Ticket prices and a cafe menu can also be found on our website. Thanks!