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Great night out!

Two of us went to see the Royal Opera House link of La Boheme in the cinema. What a superb... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Pamela H
Bangor, United Kingdom
Mamma Mia here we go again

I went with my daughter and granddaughter to see a film last week very good.It`s so convenient to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Bangor, 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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank fiesty2015
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

Thank bethanstyles
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

Thank davey j
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

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

Thank Simon S
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

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

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

Thank Vicki H
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Two of us went to see the Royal Opera House link of La Boheme in the cinema. What a superb performance and a fabulous view! We thought the view was definitely better than being at the stage performance itself - and for far less money!...More

Thank Pamela H
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Really easygoing comfortable space, great loos, nice cuppa! Good service in cafe on 3rd floor. Nice view from terrace.

Thank sarah h
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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.