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Palace Cinema

Market Place, Preston PR3 3RR, England
+44 1772 785600
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Great night out

This cinema feels cosy and welcoming due to its historic decor and vibe. It is cheap and has a... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
kelly m
,
Manchester, United Kingdom
via mobile
Quirky, old fashioned, and must be preserved at all costs!

My wife and I have visited this cinema twice recently. What a wonderful experience! Old fashioned... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
paulwoj01
,
Garstang, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“cup of tea” (8 reviews)
“hot drinks” (5 reviews)
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Market Place, Preston PR3 3RR, England
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+44 1772 785600
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"latest films"
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"picture house"
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"traditional ice cream"
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"interval"
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"multiplex"
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This cinema feels cosy and welcoming due to its historic decor and vibe. It is cheap and has a variety of comforts that are not seen in chain cinemas such as larger seats and hot drinks in mugs. It is affordable and great for all...More

1  Thank kelly m
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

My wife and I have visited this cinema twice recently. What a wonderful experience! Old fashioned, quaint, quirky, are just some of the words applicable to this gem of a place. My wife's favourite touch is being able to buy a mug of tea for...More

1  Thank paulwoj01
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Come and watch a film in a wonderful cinema where you can relax and spend a most enjoyable evening !! Do it soon before it's too late and it is closed for good ?

Thank Peter M
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Quaint old fashioned cinema. Great value compared to the soulless multiplexes, and the tuck shop is even cheaper! Following the national anthem, the adverts and trailers are followed by an intermission with the traditional ice cream seller on hand. Dolby Digital screen and sound (...More

Thank GTPR-NW
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Reviewed 28 September 2017

After finding out about this cinema, it has become our go-to place to see all of the latest hits. Great value with all the lovely quirks of being an independent cinema including mugs of tea, the national anthem being played before the trailers begin and...More

1  Thank KirstenJB47
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

As always this place provides a great atmosphere and experience. Cheap, cosy and a well-made cup of tea.

1  Thank KAW101
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Quaint old fashioned cinema. Great value compared to the soulless multiplexes, and the tuck shop is even quainter, and cheaper! The cinema itself has a flat seating arrangement, with the smell of old dust (not unpleasant, just different). The adverts and trailers are followed by...More

Thank Paul N
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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Went to watch movie with my wife. Great seats. Lady selling ice cream that actually came round..no ripoff prices. All the latest films. Can even have a cup of tea or coffee at your seat, End of film ,national anthem played. Less then a third...More

1  Thank eholt
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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Shows current films. Great atmosphere in the olde worlde cinema. First came here 50 years ago. Great mugs of tea and coffee

Thank H8957ZYruthc
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

excellent local cinema, great price well worth a visit.. support your local cinema!! Great mug of tea!

Thank Nicola G
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