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Abbeygate Cinema

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Address: 4 Hatter Street, Bury St Edmunds IP33 1LZ, England (Formerly Abbeygate Picturehouse)
Phone Number: +44 871 902 5722
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Superb lunch and movie

We took two of our grandchildren to lunch at Number 4 and to see a movie. This was our second meal with little ones at the Abbeygate Cinema restaurant. (Different grandchildren... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
StJohn M
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Cotton, United Kingdom
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Cotton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We took two of our grandchildren to lunch at Number 4 and to see a movie. This was our second meal with little ones at the Abbeygate Cinema restaurant. (Different grandchildren each time) The restaurant is so wonderfully child friendly. Such a good menu, which allows the kids to "create their own burger" which is so much fun. Adult food... More 

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Manningtree, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stepping into a screening at the Abbeygate is a wonderful experience. A small, boutique cinema with reclining seats and even sofas! A lovely atmosphere. Well worth joining for a 38 pounds annual fee which rewards you with two free movies per year, discounted tickets on all movies, including a guest and discounts in the superb bar/café that adjoins it. Do... More 

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Thank zingy171
Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love to visit when there is a good film showing, there is always a good atmosphere in restaurant or in the cinema it's self, with excellent seating and with the added bonus of being able to take your drink in with you from the restaurant.not forget the staff who are always friendly and polite.

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Thank jamesmeek
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner visited for the first time yesterday afternoon, our whole experience was excellent. Comfy, reclining seats, and cheaper than cineworld. 👌🏻 This will be regular cinema from now on. Thank you to the staff for being so friendly and helpful.

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Thank Paige B
bury st edmunds
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55 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a little gem. It is a small cafe/restaurant below the cinema. Not a huge selection on the menu, but starters, mains and homemade cakes. Superb Taccos and a Cajun Chicken - the best I have ever tasted. This is the perfect place for a quick tasty snack or meal whilst in town or visiting the cinema. Excellent service,... More 

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Thank clockman999
Newmarket, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is definitely the best cinema in the area, very comfy seating especially the sofas for two. Being able to take a glass of wine in is also a bonus.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Went to 5.30pm showing - glad had booked as cinema was full. Nice bar/ restaurant with good choices. Love fact you can take drinks to your seats. We has a 2 seater sofa which was excellent. All the staff we interacted with were polite and knowledgeable. Very good overall experience.

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Thank lovemyholidays600
Newport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Last time there was about 25 yrs ago. What a change. What a gem of a place. thoroughly recommended comfy seats nice staff, good coffee and cake.

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Thank Mike B
Colchester, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Totally love this cinema and the restaurant inside. Independent, cosy but top notch sound and projection. This is what going to cinema should be like. Staff are friendly, food was great and different, you can choose sofa like double seats and you can take alcohol to your seats. Added to this the place attracts a fun but sensible crowd. Brilliant.... More 

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Thank Jinglebells55
Seaview, Washington
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101 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This is truly a amazing find in Bury St Edmonds, a charming 'art' theatre, you can enjoy a nice meal in the cafe and bring your drinks into the theatre to enjoy at your leisure. First run flicks and some classic 'oldies'. Comfortable red velvet chairs like sitting in your own living room. Not to be missed if you want... More 

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