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5 Place Camille Jullian, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 52 00 03
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Amazing cinema

Wherever we travel we try to search out cinemas with character. The Utopia is one of the very best... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Lovely glass window

Below the stained glass style window one can see the rows of tables and chairs with people drinking... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Hastings, United Kingdom
via mobile
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5 Place Camille Jullian, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Wherever we travel we try to search out cinemas with character. The Utopia is one of the very best and most beautiful cinemas we have ever visited. Try and attend a show in the old cinema.

Thank ianalexander64
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Below the stained glass style window one can see the rows of tables and chairs with people drinking away and enjoying the surroundings of this lovely little square

Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 30 March 2017

just had a relaxing couple of beer on the outside tables.... i think it deserves certainly a stop as it is right in one of the few small hidden squares in the city cetre inside looks very intriguing too

Thank alessandro s
Reviewed 4 March 2017

A rare gem in Bordeaux, and one I always show to my visits! Located in Camille Julian square, one of the most beautiful of Bordeaux and spot on the centre, it even has a quaint cafe with a great terrasse. The cinema itself is mainly...More

Thank Hyoga83
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Such a lovely little treat to head off to the movies on a rainy winter afternoon. Loads of movie options. Small quirky cinemas with comfy seats in an old renovated church. Located on a lovely little square with loads of cafe, pre-movie options to complete...More

Thank Tessa K
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We entered this establishment which reminded me of the 1960s. This facility, an old church, has been turned into a series of small cinemas where they show really specialised films of excellent quality. Many of them are French but subtitles are available. We got hold...More

Thank Brian-Snellgrove
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Really quirky setting in old church in an area full of bars and restaurants. A fantastic cinema experience for real film buffs

Thank Eleni W
Reviewed 22 July 2014

An arty cinema in a pre-revolutionary church and nice bar/cafe with tables outside ideal for people watching.

1  Thank kuepper
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Specialist cinema with films in VO. This was a church and still has some of the old windows. Food and drinks are served outside in a pretty square

Thank 211nickd
Reviewed 28 May 2014

The ugc cinecite at Gambetta is great for big budget films in English but if you need a cinema fix in bordeaux look no further than this converted church(full of religious relics) which always has a great lineup of indie films from around the world...More

1  Thank BordeauxHerzog
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23 May 2017|
Response from Tessa K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I missed this one. I believe it is air-conditioned but I couldn't be sure. I was there in the winter and I recall taking my coat off so that's probably my a good sign that it was.