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Not your average cinema

If you walk to the cinema from the city, don’t be alarmed as the look of the area feels... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
via mobile
Little Gem - Great Customer Service

We live about an hour's drive from Exeter, and visit the city periodically, but we visited the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ian M
Exmoor National Park, United Kingdom
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“cafe upstairs”(8 reviews)
“lovely cinema”(7 reviews)
“comfy seats”(7 reviews)
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51 Bartholomew Street West, Exeter EX4 3AJ, England
+44 871 902 5730
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you walk to the cinema from the city, don’t be alarmed as the look of the area feels progressively worse - the cinema is a gem! Lovely place to eat and drink upstairs and this is the only place I’ve been to where you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live about an hour's drive from Exeter, and visit the city periodically, but we visited the Picturehouse specifically this week as it happened to be the only cinema screening "They Shall Not Grow Old" anywhere near us this week. We had never been to...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place, nice relaxed cinema but £9 for a medium glass of wine in a rubbish glass...come on guys that’s a bit ridiculous!

Thank al-n-far
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

While on a visit to Exeter recently I realised there was a national NT Live showing of The Bridge’s ‘Julius Caesar’ on 22 March so googled a location. So it was by chance that I discovered this brilliant little cinema. Staff were extremely friendly and...More

1  Thank Mary P
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This isn't a huge cinema but the seats are comfortable with high quality sound and screen. It appears recently renovated. A wider range of snack would be great.

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The cinema is nice, overpriced but nice. The staff are so unfriendly tho. No hello or thanks or smiles. Much better service at Odeon or Vue.

Thank JB64738
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Saw The Mercy with wine in hand. Not modern and not big ( 150 seats in each screening room?) but everyone v friendly and popcorn plentiful.

Thank 757mariannec
Reviewed 18 December 2017

We turned up 2 hours before the movie started we had drinks and pizza before the movie. We took our drinks into the movie. What a relaxing idea. The seat spacing is superb being one of long legs.

1  Thank David n
Reviewed 28 October 2017

I am a regular visitor to this cinema as it is super-comfy, has a good range of drinks, snacks and the sort of food which I quite fancy before a film. They are part of the meerkat movies deal and the midnight screenings are great...More

Thank Londoner1010
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We often come here on a Saturday or Monday for the toddler time screenings. My toddler loves coming. The staff are great, you can leave your buggy in front of the screen and it's never too busy. Thank you picture house we are very happy...More

Thank Susie M
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