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Address: 34 Jellicoe Street, Martinborough 5711, New Zealand
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+64 6-306 9442

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A surprise find!

Really good meals and a great selection of films. We visited twice and would still have liked to see another film.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 March 2014
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New Plymouth NZ
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New Plymouth NZ
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2014

Really good meals and a great selection of films. We visited twice and would still have liked to see another film.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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88 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2014

We went to Circus on the strength of other reviews on the 'great pizzas". I appreciate that the cooking is dependant on the cook of the day - we never finished the pizza as we were doubting the quality of not just the pizza but the cooking skills. Base of pizza so hard that we had difficulty cutting it -... More 

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Meribel
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43 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2014

Went in for a quick dinner. Pizza was tasty, dessert too. Waitresses were friendly. The set up inside the cinema building is interesting

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Invercargill
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2013

Went there for dinner where we ordered a pizza each. They were a generous serving and could have got away with ordering one to share. A nice selection. Friendly service and well priced. Happy to return when in Martinborough again.

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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107 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2013

...having a full course meal and then attending a movie after. Food and drink selections were excellent. Service was quick and attentive. Sometimes there are options as to which movie to attend (two theatres) and you might have the time to enjoy dessert and an after movie drink before service stops. The food selection and end product were excellent, as... More 

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Wellington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2013

Great food, especially the squid salad! Great movies - a small cinema that bothers to show documentaries, Opera at the Met, National Theatre productions, kids movies in the holidays and current favourites. Has a great fireplace,for winter and great outdoors area for summer. Great wine-list promoting local wines., great staff

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2 Thank Angela B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2013

What a great facility in a small town! The food is great and the cinema is comfortable and warm! We enjoyed the salt n pepper squid and the coffee was possibly the best in the region. It unfortunate that the fantastic previous manger has left but I'm sure with a bit of experience the new staff will develop professionally.

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1 Thank Sharon H
Auckland, New Zealand
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111 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2013 via mobile

This is a great movie theatre for a small town. The Cinema has two theatres seating roughly 50 people each. Went to see Kon Tiki and were two of four people in the whole theatre. The seating is very comfortable and the sound and video quality excellent. You can enjoy a glass of wine or coffee while you watch.

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Featherston, New Zealand
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7 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2013

We phoned ahead to see if they had wheelchair access, yes, great we said and booked. Unfortunately, even though I love their theatre cafe concept, I had to sit down in front, 5 feet from the screen. Fortunatelythefilm was subtle, Amore. With an action movie it would be overwhelming.

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St. Pierre de Juillers, France
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2013

We had researched restaurants in Martinborough before we left and found that everywhere was closed on the 1 night we were there (all the top ones on trip advisor) The only one open with decent reviews was the circus (why it is called that even the staff didn't know ! Although the cinema bit comes from the fact its part... More 

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