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Love the new seats

Haven’t been to the Odeon in forever but went last night with friends to see “free solo”. Love the... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
lisajK2101YO
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Victoria, Canada
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Victoria's Oldest Cinema

The Cineplex Odeon Victoria is something of a city landmark. Situated downtown on Yates Street... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
PookyCake
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Victoria, Canada
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Haven’t been to the Odeon in forever but went last night with friends to see “free solo”. Love the reclining seats! I thought they only had them at capitol 6 so that was the only theater I would go to. Now there are more options...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank lisajK2101YO
Reviewed 27 June 2018

The Cineplex Odeon Victoria is something of a city landmark. Situated downtown on Yates Street, this cinema holds the distinction of being the oldest movie house in YYJ. However, despite being 70 years old (as of 2018), this place has managed to modernize just enough...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Tuesday special price is a good time to catch a movie and relax in the reclining seats. We came here last Tuesday to see Victoria & Abdul. I was afraid I may fall asleep being on the super relaxing seat but the movie was interesting...More

Date of experience: October 2017
5  Thank YYZ T
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Older theatre which has been upgraded with new recliner seats. Electronic with a foot rest. Spacious and enough room to get by even with it fully extended. Very comfortable. Good staff at the counter.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank LLHH
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The big attraction are the reclining seats. There is no other way to see a movie. The place was busy but not packed on a Friday night. Popcorn lineup was short and efficient. Major complaint is the bathrooms are in the basement and our movie...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Went to see a new movie on a Thursday evening and the cinema was almost empty. The seat reclined well and we're comfortable. Price was fair.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

Worst experience ever. We had 2 tickets to movie preview. They wouldn't let us in because of full capacity. When we asked about using our tickets for different date were told "no".

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Olga M
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Went to watch a movie on a sweltering hot day to escape the heat. The Odeon has an old-world vibe with electric reclining seats -- and no air conditioning (or didn't have it running).

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Harry B
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

We saw a movie recommended by the staff and loved it. The chairs are comfortable electric recliners. We asked for hot dogs at the concession, but they were out. Not to disappoint, the concession manager promised delivery to our theater seats. The dogs were great...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Mkschlam
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

New recliner chairs can be reserved in advance, scene points for tickets. Theatre is within easy walking distance of downtown hotels and apartments. Usually first run movies, check on line for easy bookings.

Date of experience: June 2017
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