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Very relaxed atmosphere ,nice staff ,sound system was a bit mono tone, over price alcohol , lack of... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
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My husband and I booked a Wednesday night cinema meal deal for date night. Included were tickets to... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2018
Llanfairfechan, United Kingdom
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Split over six levels, Pontio is Bangor University’s brand new arts and innovation centre. The Grimshaw-designed building in the centre of Bangor is home to a flexible mid-scale theatre named after the world-famous bass-baritone Bryn Terfel, a...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Prifysgol Bangor University Deiniol Road | Prifysgol Bangor University, Bangor LL57 2TQ, Wales
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Very relaxed atmosphere ,nice staff ,sound system was a bit mono tone, over price alcohol , lack of oxygen at times

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 634antonyp
Reviewed 4 October 2018

My husband and I booked a Wednesday night cinema meal deal for date night. Included were tickets to The Predator, a 12" Margherita pizza and a drink (glass of wine, a bottle of beer or soft drink) - all for only £15 each. We added...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

I went with my daughter and granddaughter to see a film last week very good.It`s so convenient to have a cinema in Bangor instead of having to go to llandudno Junction .There is popcorn and sweets available at the bar before you go in and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely lunch only thing very quiet onlt two of us there would recommend to eat here they have a new menu here

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here and was very good. No complaints at all. Very good service too. Would recommend if you are visiting pontio

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank daveyj_13
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Attended a private view for the Fine Arts degree show here. This is a brand new building, which had its troubles initially being delayed somewhat - but worth the wait. Great modern design, approached through the original arched portal. Two restaurants, one of which was...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sally O
Reviewed 19 April 2018

I came to Pontio for a conference, and I was pleasantly surprised at what a brilliant venue it is, with something for everyone. I wished I had a little more time to explore, but from what I say, a great asset for the University and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank simonrstones
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

I travelled from Norfolk (just for the night) to see my Grand-daughter in 'Beauty and the Beast' at Pontio. What a wonderful facility Pontio is! I thoroughly enjoyed my visit and the show, which was excellent. We dined in the restaurant. The service was quick,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank JaneLarcombe
Reviewed 26 January 2018

We've started going to this venue in summer 2017 and keep coming back for more - they offer a lovely variety of cultural events at reasonable prices - ranging from music to circus-like shows to theatre to comedy and and and. The seats aren't the...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Susanne D
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The Pontio is the new Arts and Innovation dept of the University of Bangor and they have created a wonderful space for theater and cinema productions. We have been to a few shows now and it’s well organised, excellent disabled access (including a toilet with...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Gary L
28 April 2017|
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They have a very comprehensive website, which you can find through Google. This will give you all the information you need.