We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great night out

I injoy getting out for a couple of hours to watch a movie,and to watch it on a big screen,and... read more

Reviewed April 18, 2018
jdprince36
,
Bonavista, Canada
Catch a movie or a show

This building alone has so much history. It's like a step back in time to simpler days but yet it's... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
JRGBonavistaS
,
Bonavista, Canada
via mobile
Read all 54 reviews
28
All photos (28)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“movie”(14 reviews)
About
WE'RE A BIG CITY VENUE IN THE HEART OF A SMALL TOWN. The Garrick is a multi-use cultural facility located in the heart of Bonavista. Owned and operated by the Bonavista Historic Townscape Foundation, the Garrick boasts comfortable theatre seating...more
Contact
16-20 Church Street, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1B0, Canada
Website
+1 709-468-5777
Call
Reviews (54)
Filter reviews
54 results
Traveller rating
45
6
2
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
45
6
2
0
1
Show reviews that mention
All reviewscomfortable seatsconcession standmovienewfoundlandcommunity
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 54 reviews
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

It is imperative you know something about the history on Newfoundland to understand this recounting of stories. Very sad but truthful past.

Thank mrjim
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

There was a group on when we went and we really enjoyed the evening. Some of the theatre productions would be wonderful to see

Thank altun13
Reviewed April 18, 2018

I injoy getting out for a couple of hours to watch a movie,and to watch it on a big screen,and sound is awesome,this is a great place to go when there is a great movie playing,and snacks to go along with it,the price is so...More

Thank jdprince36
Reviewed March 4, 2018 via mobile

This building alone has so much history. It's like a step back in time to simpler days but yet it's idea for today and this community.

Thank JRGBonavistaS
Reviewed August 14, 2017 via mobile

A nice theatre in the center of Bonavista. Within walking distance of a number of accommodations with restaurants in the area. Comfortable seats and a concession stand and bar.

Thank NLJackie71
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Like most of Bonavista, the Garrick 'needs a coat of paint' among other things. Parking is terrible. Went to see a concert and the opening musician sat behind a music stand. Couldn't even see his face. The rest of the talent were constantly tuning instruments...More

4  Thank NotPicky123
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Very attractive theater with just around 200 seats. All seats offer an excellent view of the stage. We saw a live band play Beatles hits and it was exceptional - theater acoustics were great. While we did not use it, the annex looked to be...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed August 18, 2016

Enjoyed a fantastic, intimate musical evening with Craig Young performing in the inviting Annexe. A full house of 65 with every one having a perfect view and friendly bar service meant a lovely evening even though the temperature was oppressive (a NL rarity) despite two...More

1  Thank FellowTraveler804203
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Watched a screening of Relative Happiness film. Director attended for a Q and A. Excellent venue. Licenced. Comfortable setting. Gives those of us who haven't been able to attend TIFF or other film festivals a wonderful, accessible sampling of what that experience is like.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Didn't get to see a performance but the staff gave us a tour of the beautiful restored theatre. Worth a look if in the area.

Thank Yamahauler
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
The Harbour Quarters Inn
129 reviews
.98 km away
Causeway Motel
7 reviews
69.19 km away
Clode Sound Motel
35 reviews
70.71 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 17 restaurants in Bonavista
MIFFLIN'S Tea Room
402 reviews
.41 km away
The Boreal Diner
122 reviews
.16 km away
Sweet Rock Ice Cream
63 reviews
.11 km away
Skipper's Restaurant
301 reviews
.97 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 20 attractions in Bonavista
Discovery Sea Adventures
83 reviews
.71 km away
Cape Bonavista Lighthouse
424 reviews
1.20 km away
Tuckamore Discoveries
62 reviews
.85 km away
Ryan Premises National Historic Site
120 reviews
.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Garrick Theatre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines