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Tremendous screen

a short walk from the dockyard gates. There is a coffee bar with nibbles, beer and wine (reasonable... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colin B
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Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
Always a great place to visit

I absolutely love this venue. Great films. Friendly staff and no heads stuck in front of your view... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2018
Lazydazymazy
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Hampshire
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“Tremendous screen”
2 May 2018
“Always a great place to visit”
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

a short walk from the dockyard gates. There is a coffee bar with nibbles, beer and wine (reasonable prices) if waiting before the performance. The seating is very good and the rows well raked, so that the viewing is good wherever you sit. The curved...More

Thank Colin B
Reviewed 3 May 2018

I absolutely love this venue. Great films. Friendly staff and no heads stuck in front of your view. A good selection of films and the matinee sessions have an added bonus of a free cup of tea or coffee.

Thank Lazydazymazy
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I try to go to No 6 at least once a month - it needs your patronage !! Great screen, it has a bar, staff are friendly, and the films are great and more varied than your typical multiplex

Thank Charlie W
Reviewed 5 May 2017

For a one screen cinema no 6 is extremely lovely. It's great to see a hidden gem like this in Portsmouth. The seats are large and comfy, and the great selection of films mixes classics and contemporary. If you're a film fan it's a must....More

Thank leannahindley
Reviewed 9 April 2017

No popcorn!! Very comfortable seats and no heads blocking screen. Delighted that this gem is becoming more & more popular. Excellent selection of films. There is a bar for coffee, tea, wine & soft drinks and somewhere to sit if you are early. Run by...More

Thank jrs170
Reviewed 14 February 2017

A little gem of a cinema hidden away in the dockyard. Just going in to the place is a little adventure. It has a massive screen and shows independent films, foreign films and films that don't always make it to the big chains. It has...More

1  Thank Maggie54h
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Me and a friend went to watch Akira. Its amazing a Cinema local to me still runs films like this, and its not a one off. The range of films shown here is really good!. From my understanding each film is only show once and...More

Thank TeamHandM
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

First visit and we will be back. Lovely friendly staff. Comfortable seats and a friendly local atmosphere. It was as if we all appreciated having this great place here for us.

Thank DeenSteveG
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We love this place. It is unusual and cool. Unlike the arthouse cinema in Chichester, it attracts a wide age range. It shows films the multiplexes don't bother with as well as some popular choices. Going to No.6 Cinema is a bit of an adventure....More

3  Thank Becca G
Reviewed 13 March 2016

This building seems to have much going on during the day, but in the evening it is an arts cinema plus bar and cafe. We arrived late, but were guided politely and masterfully through the passages and stairs to the cinema. Great big screen! Super...More

1  Thank sbizzle
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Just tell the guards on the gate you are going to No6 - it’s no problem
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