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The Orpheus Cinema

Closed Now: 4:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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Why bother to drive out to Cribbs or any other big cinema if you can see the same thing on your... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Andy B

Small intimate local cinema. Minimal cost compared to the big chains and great atmosphere thanks to... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
manslag j
Bristol, United Kingdom
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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
+44 117 962 5852
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All reviews latest films big chains silver screen ticket prices are waitrose car park pub opposite plenty of leg room per ticket sound quality staff are great multiplex vue release refreshments showcase revamp foyer
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Reviewed 7 November 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
Thank Andy B
Reviewed 27 October 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 manslag j
Reviewed 1 September 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 23 August 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
Thank sewlovetotravel
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Great Cinema. £ screens. Showing latest Films Good Service. Small and friendly.. Great atmosphere . Friendly and helpful staff.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank _catwomanbs10
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Love this place, so cheap, great place, even sells mugs of tea. Staff are lovely, would never consider going to anywhere else to see a film.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank warbis66
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I visited this lovely friendly cinema with a friend on Mondays (cheap day Mondays are always good) and the price of 2 cheap tickets even with a booking fee you get plenty of change even after a local rival which is expensive) the seats are...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Ann L
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

A lovely 3 screen cinema in a quieter part of Bristol that’s recently been refurbished to a great standard. Prices are fantastic. Only £5.50 for an adult ticket and on Mondays the price is even cheaper! You can’t go wrong. And don’t think because prices...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank nikkiski
Reviewed 10 March 2018

The Orpheus is a great local venue. The staff are very welcoming, the variety of films is very good and the prices are fantastic. The seats are also more comfortable than in many other cinemas. You can pre-book and select your preferred seats. If you...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank aveagoodtime
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This cinema has a lovely feel, unlike others which are a lot of the time style over substance. The ticket prices are half that of other cinemas with no compromise on quality. I would wholeheartedly recommend a visit.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Charlie Z
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26 October 2015|
Response from Ann L | Reviewed this property |
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