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Nickelodeon Theatre

210 Lincoln St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4372
+1 831-426-7500
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Small theater, big enjoyment!

The Nickelodeon Theatre located in downtown Santa Cruz has always been a favorite of mine. They... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Rachell S
,
Santa Cruz, California
Nick Nights are always great

The Nickelodeon is Santa Cruz's ' indy' movie theater. It's fun, relaxed and has Brewers yeast for... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Libi K
,
Santa Cruz, California
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“indie films” (8 reviews)
“real butter” (7 reviews)
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210 Lincoln St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4372
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+1 831-426-7500
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Reviewed 30 June 2015

The Nickelodeon Theatre located in downtown Santa Cruz has always been a favorite of mine. They feature films that the other large, multi-plex theaters do not show. They have several small theaters with very comfortable chairs and a quaint atmosphere. Even the snacks have always...More

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Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

The Nickelodeon is Santa Cruz's ' indy' movie theater. It's fun, relaxed and has Brewers yeast for the popcorn. Of course! Alternative flicks without alternative treats just doesn't really make it onto the truly hip radar, does it. However, you won't be disappointed at the...More

1  Thank Libi K
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Reviewed 18 May 2015

We like this small movie theater in Santa Cruz as it plays a variety of films not just recent releases. It is a good place to see an independent or foreign movie for example, They also have special event nights such as champagne flight and...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2014

Nickelodeon Theatre always has the interesting movies & first run films. Some hard to find that show onluy here, 2 of the theatres are very small, so come early for a seat. Sister Theatre, Del Mar , on Pacific Garden mall is a vintage gem,...More

1  Thank Kerryloves2travel
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Reviewed 17 September 2014

This is the best theater for great independent films and organic popcorn and the best baked treats .

1  Thank Serafina1313
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

The best popcorn in town and still cost less than the the chain theaters. This for the locals.3 different theaters , one is a restored historial theater, not to be missed

1  Thank Bayje P
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Reviewed 2 September 2014

Always a great selection of movies, good popcorn and a cozy, movie/film lover feeling! We general head for this theater or it's sister theater down the block to find the best Indys!

1  Thank Joan J
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Reviewed 26 August 2014

Better popcorn, with decent concessions. Screens are small but cozy environ. Beats the corporate film experience by a mile.

1  Thank ChristineC813
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Reviewed 4 August 2014

For a smaller population center, Santa Cruz is blessed to have so many fine independent films shown at this theater group. There are actually three locations, including Aptos. Check the excellent internet site for showtimes. Prices are less than the big theaters, with senior discounts...More

1  Thank JohnInItaly
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Reviewed 21 July 2014

Went for a movie date with my girlfriend to see 'fault in our stars' the movie itself was just over 2hours. Personally I hadn't been to a movie theater in quite a few years and was skeptical about attending one locally as they normally tend...More

1  Thank Alexander K
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