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Plaza Cinema

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Address: 31 Trinity Street, Dorchester DT1 1TT, England
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+44 1305 262488
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Lovely friendly cinema

What a pleasurable experience... it's like stepping back in time, really friendly and helpful staff, the foyer is welcoming with its polished floors, and brass work, food and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Margret C
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What a pleasurable experience... it's like stepping back in time, really friendly and helpful staff, the foyer is welcoming with its polished floors, and brass work, food and drinks available all at a reasonable price,the seating area's are really comfortable with leather seats, and lots of leg room !carpeted throughout,once again the standard of cleanliness is high, Ticket prices are... More 

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Thank Margret C
Bournemouth
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17 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tickets around £2.50.. even for 3d. U can't belive the service you get, and how comfort the cinema is for that price..the big companies could learn alot. We always book via the app to save a waisted trip. Cos it's a very popular place.

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Thank Joanna J
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

Thanks for your very positive comments. We`re glad you find our App useful and look forward to seeing you again very soon. More 

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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a locally run cinema, all refurbished. Very comfortable seats at great prices £2.50 weekdays and just £3.50 at weekends. Drinks and snacks are reasonably priced. New releases shown across 4 screens, 2 with wheelchair access. You can book online in advance for a small booking fee. Highly recommend this to anyone, great family entertainment.

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Thank luke b
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

Many hanks for your really positive and supportive comments. They are much appreciated. More 

Dorchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cinema has been part of my childhood and adult life it has comfortable seats and is the cheapest in dorset. It has all the latest films.

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Thank Mushroom J
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

Thanks for your very supportive comments and we look forward to welcoming you again soon. More 

Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cinema pays homage to my childhood and youth Not what we use to call the fleapit but a updated version of and old cinema experience It's style is gleaming polished brass door handles and banister rails steep stairs and waist coated assistants Old cinema posters adore the walls We saw a new film in modern comfy Seats the screen... More 

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Thank joanieb59
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

We are delighted you like the Plaza and we really appreciate having you as a valued customer. Hope to see you again very soon. More 

Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place, with amazing value for money, had a great time. Good range of snacks and drinks available too.

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Thank southsummerpalm
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

We are delighted with your comments and look forward to seeing you at the Plaza very soon. More 

Dorset, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cheap films, cheap food, always pretty clean! Always friendly staff! Good online booking system, and good seating in the screens!

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Thank ChelsieeL
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

We are really glad you appreciate the Plaza. We very much value your custom and look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

First visit today with kids to see Boss Baby. Fab place...cheap tickets...affordable sweets...friendly staff and comfy seats - what more could you want. Planning to return very soon xx

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Thank Joy R
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

Thanks you for your really kind comments about the Plaza and we also look forward to welcoming you back very soon. More 

Dorchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is Dorchester's original and best cinema. It is a lovely place with several screens showing the latest films at a fraction of the price of the chain cinemas. Please support it and make sure it keeps going for a very long time!

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Thank kas705
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

Delighted with your comments and we really appreciate support from people such as yourselves. See you again soon. More 

Dorchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Lovely retro style cinema at very cheap prices for admission. It was recommended to me by a local resident and now I use it all the time. It was recently refurbished so the seats are comfortable and spacious .

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Thank ruffelledup
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Plaza Cinema, responded to this review

Thanks for your really positive comments, and we hope to see you again at the Plaza very soon. More 

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