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Best Cambridge cinema

Cinema in the heart of Cambridge, with a lovely bar/coffee area that serves good food from 12... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Muriel D
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Fabulous Cinema

I love this place - it has a really nice relaxed old-school feel about it and it's not always so... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

But the volume was horrific. I was able to remove my hearing aids but it was still too loud! There should be some way to control this.

Thank nicholaswalks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cinema in the heart of Cambridge, with a lovely bar/coffee area that serves good food from 12 noon. They show an amazing range of international films, many of which you will never see in other Cambridge cinemas. Extremely friendly staff, great value for money. They...More

Thank Muriel D
Reviewed 14 June 2018

I love this place - it has a really nice relaxed old-school feel about it and it's not always so busy that it's hard work to get in and out. I always buy online so that I can book the seat I want and have...More

Thank markneedham-uk
Reviewed 12 May 2018

As well as showing all the major releases this cinema also shows films that you would not normally see at major chains. A really lovely old cinema with a lot of character. There's lots of stairs and I can't remember seeing any facilities for disabled...More

Thank therichastill
Reviewed 27 March 2018

I am old enough to have been in to this cinema before it was divided a Weatherspoons built downstairs. The picture house is an art house cinema with three screens. It shows a wide variety of films and serves cocktails and nibbles in the foyer...More

Thank seattaxi
Reviewed 7 February 2018

The Arts Picture House is the best place to watch movies in Cambridge. It still has the feel of an authentic cinema and a great range of independent movies. However there is now a real bargain on offer on Monday evenings. You can already watch...More

Thank Davidm1961
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Went to see a film there with my girlfriend and we thought the cinema was lovely, the atmosphere, decor were great and the seats were very comfy! We are definitely going back there again when we want to go to see a film, highly recommended!

Thank SoponwitArt
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I read a review here describing website problems which I also experienced last year. (Website failed to recognise my membership Login details). I took this up with one of the staff who was able to solve the problem and I've since had no further difficulties....More

Thank Kate F
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

As a longstanding member of the Arts in Cambridge, I highly recommend the Picturehouse as a place to watch your films. A double bill back-to-back screening of Blade Runner and Blade Runner 2049 was excellent and the cinematic experience was great too.

Thank Greg W
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed my first visit here. What a lovely cinema with a great bar and relaxed atmosphere so different t from the normal cinema experience. Will definitely be coming here in the future.

Thank Walesw
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