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Commodore Theater

Open Now: 5:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Open today: 5:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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Don’t miss it! Comfy chairs around a table. Good wine and good food witty excellent movies. This... read more

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Martin B
Vashon, Washington
Commodore Theater

Great theater! We loving coming here to see movies. The food and service is great also. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Portsmouth, Virginia
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421 High St, Portsmouth, VA 23704-3621
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Reviewed yesterday

Don’t miss it! Comfy chairs around a table. Good wine and good food witty excellent movies. This is a special theatre. I ate there two nights in a row!

Thank Martin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great theater! We loving coming here to see movies. The food and service is great also. The Balcony area is also nice if you don’t want to eat a meal.

Thank phundley478
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Commodore is an old theater that has been brought back to life. There are comfortable, cushioned chairs with tables where you can enjoy a meal or snacks while you watch a movie. There is no parking specified for the theater, but parking is rarely...More

Thank Adventurer650694
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place to take I need a movie ! The atmosphere brings you back in time to simpler days. While the movie experience is quite modern. The food and service are quite excellent; Even Real butter on the popcorn !! The entire experience...More

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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful way to view a movie. Seats need to be redesigned for comfort, neck is sore after 1+ of sitting in chair that doesn't support the neck. Decor is dated, but murials are beautiful. The remodel of this theatre was beautiful in its hayday, but...More

Thank JMP B
Reviewed August 15, 2018

The theater use to be the Wilder in the 1950s. It has been renamed and renovated into a dinner/movie theater. The sound and 42 foot screen were great. The fast food is okay. Dinner starts at 6:15 pm and the show/movie at 7 pm. We...More

Thank John A
Reviewed August 7, 2018

I love this theater! The atmosphere is amazing. The food is well prepared, and it is just a comfortable place to relax and watch a movie.

Thank pamelaj643
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This is one of our regular haunts when we go out to catch a movie. It's an old theater that has been well cared for and offers tables and comfy chairs to enjoy a meal, snack, beer and wine while enjoying the movie. My wife...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed June 27, 2018

The commodore has a great screen, incredible sound, really comfortable seating, and decent food. Best place to watch movies in Hampton Roads.

Thank Frederic B
Reviewed June 24, 2018

From the ability to have dinner, to experiencing the Dolby sound system and the grandeur of a renovated theater of the past, the Commodore is a special place! Downtown Portsmouth is walkable and has nice shops and old homes and several museums. You could spend...More

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