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What a friendly evening.

Despite the weather being nice we decided to venture to the local cinema for the evening showing.So... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2016
ken v
Yeovil, United Kingdom
Great cinema!

Merlin cinemas are great! Three screens. I am lucky to have a cinema in my home town! The drink and... read more

Reviewed June 21, 2016
Tom D
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Reviewed July 8, 2016

Despite the weather being nice we decided to venture to the local cinema for the evening showing.So nice to find one that is not a bingo hall or disused.Arrived to a friendly welcome and despite being unsure what to watch the staff were very helpful...More

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Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

After booking tickets online for secret life of pets I was impressed to get in but oh boy what a terrible place . First visit to this cinema and wont be going back in a hurry . The seats we booked online were taken and...More

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MerlinCinemas, Public Relations Manager at Embassy Cinema, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2016

Thanks for your post. This is all really disappointing, although our investigations have not brought up any errors. Nobody can recall any seating problems that day and it doesn't show up on our CCTV footage. Also, with our ticket prices being just £6.50 and £4.50...More

Reviewed June 21, 2016

Merlin cinemas are great! Three screens. I am lucky to have a cinema in my home town! The drink and food are nice, the staff are friendly. They also have a great deal on their movie magic cards, very cheap and great discounts on films!...More

1  Thank Tom D
Reviewed February 14, 2016

We were welcomed by a very pleasant young lady who sold the tickets and the coffee also showed us to our seats guess she would have sold us a drink from the bar if we had wanted one, we think there was someone else working...More

1  Thank Nopostcardsplease
Reviewed December 21, 2015

This is a great cinema. This cinema is part of a small chain and offers an excellent experience. They show the latest films at good prices. There are three screens, of which screen 7 (which is really their small third screen) is lovely, leather style...More

1  Thank Karl N
Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

Visited here with five and seven year old children. The cinema was very small but very cosy and warm. The seating was lovely and comfortable, like individual sofas. One major issue is that the toilets are completely the other side of the cinema. You have...More

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Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

Love coming here with my little girl, we renewed our movie magic cards today sp so cheap for us as a family to come here! Will deffo be spending our winter here catching up all lastest movies! Bargain!!

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Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

Went to watch the latest Pixels movie with my youngest son due to poor weather. The staff were very helpful and it had an old fashioned feel about the place. Prices were reasonable too. The screen we were in had the old fashioned curtains which...More

1  Thank Thomas R
Reviewed July 18, 2015

Great cinema and so cheap. We go every Monday when we can and usually see the same crowd. We pay about £2.49 for both of us!! It's also nice to sit on a couch and have a glass of wine in one of the screens....More

1  Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed June 5, 2015

Been to this cinema on a few occasions now & always have a pleasant time. Three screens in a small seaside town is a bonus. I think the staff do an amazing job of keeping this place to such good standards & for the price...More

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