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Great day at movies

I am a frequent visitor to the Regal. An amazing place. Old fashioned elegance. Hot beverages... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Newcastle, Australia
Old Time Theatre Experience

Community cinema at its best. Great movies in a long forgotten atmosphere. Salvaged by the... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
John W W
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
4 Moore St | Birmingham Gardens, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 411 888 664
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

I am a frequent visitor to the Regal. An amazing place. Old fashioned elegance. Hot beverages, wine if you want. Beautiful food to be had. Jo and George do a terrific job you are made feel so welcome. So reasonably priced. Parking is accessable and...More

1  Thank 595Cox
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Community cinema at its best. Great movies in a long forgotten atmosphere. Salvaged by the community and operated with love and passion by the incredable George. If your in Newy on a weekend try to get a ticket...

4  Thank John W W
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Fantastic community run theatre. Great selection of movies with interesting intros and themed food. You can't help but love it. Highly recommended.

3  Thank kesgris
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Booked two tickets to see a film, arranged for daughter’s birthday. Five days later and the day before film screening they contact me to tell me booking cancelled as booked out. Daughter travelled from Central Coast for this. Very disappointed. Bad management.

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

A great historic building - friendly crowd and excellent live music before the film.. Be aware that there is no air conditioning. Make sure you make a booking as it gets full very quick. Check out what is included in the ticket as there is...More

2  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

MUST GO! This lovely vintage establishment is run by friendly staff and volunteers, and feels like you’re going to a friend’s place. Such character and camaraderie, with a community feel. Included with the cheap ($8!!!) ticket was a sausage sizzle, glass of wine, pavlova, and...More

3  Thank Kim A
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The Regal is a quaint Cinema in the Newcastle suburb of Birmingham Gardens. George is the friendly face that greets you at the door, he is also the programmer and projectionist. The old world charm is reminiscent of the glory days of the social theatre...More

4  Thank Amanda O
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My sons and I had a really lovely memorable experience at the Regal Cinema. The cinema is vintage with red velvet seats. The complimentary tea and scones in the Elizabeth R mugs were a lovely touch. I will try the hand made choc tops next...More

3  Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

This volunteer supported business is a must for a quirky night out. There is a monthly published movie program. Movies vary from traditional new releases to foreign and more obscure films. The quirky comes from a very entertaining pre movie introduction from the regal' s...More

3  Thank craig63b
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The atmosphere here is infectious. We saw A Street Cat Named Bob & were treated to a morning tea/early lunch of sandwiches', muffins, pikelets, tea, coffee & much more. The first time I have been to a movie & everyone clapped at the end :)...More

1  Thank Donna W
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