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Cool Old Fashioned Theater

We recently went to the movies here. The theater was very large and ornate. The seats were... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
San Jose, California
via mobile

I've been here many times, but I never realized how old this place is. They have the best popcorn... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2018
Santa Cruz, California
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3 Aug 2018
“Cool Old Fashioned Theater”
28 Mar 2018
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1124 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4415
+1 831-469-3220
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We recently went to the movies here. The theater was very large and ornate. The seats were spacious. Very comfortable. Not crowded. I would have given this theater five stars except that it smelled like a petting zoo.😬 Other than that we loved it!👍🏽❤️

Thank amychav
Reviewed 28 March 2018

I've been here many times, but I never realized how old this place is. They have the best popcorn besides The Nickolodean which owned by the same group. Del Mar has very unique movies, but it also has first run movies as well. When I've...More

Thank timteresa0
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Love this beautiful old Art Deco Theater. The main theater is huge with the best & roomiest rocking seats. Like sitting 1st class with a giant movie screen. This really adds to the movie experience. Lots of places to eat before or after a show....More

Thank Kerryloves2travel
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Loved the comfy seating that gave me a great view, cool retro decor in theater as well as in the bathroom, plus new age snack offerings like trail mixes and teas. opted for coffee (good) and candy (average cost).

Thank rmromandia
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I took my elderly mother to see La La Land here. It was the perfect setting for the throwback to old musicals! The rich decor and comfortable seats were greatly enjoyed. The concession stand had fresh cookies and hot tea. Seriously loved the theater and...More

Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Beautiful theater, best popcorn, yummy local sweets, one of 2 theaters in Santa Cruz with independent and foreign films.

Thank Kidoine
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We love going to this theatre to see popular new releases as well as foreign & art films. Seating is wonderfully comfortable... sound, projection & screen are top-notch. Concessions (while absurdly expensive like any other movie house) are better than corporate places, with real butter...More

Thank JamaisVu
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We visited to watch Inside Out whilst on holiday. The decor is fabulous and the seating was comfortable. All in all, a great place to see a film.

Thank Rovers_Girl2
Reviewed 8 May 2015 via mobile

Came for the Luna Fest and will now come back here for other movie adventures! VERY comfortable seats with spacious room between rows. Classic architecture that is beautifully decorated from walls to carpeting to ceilings.

Thank pglaw
Reviewed 11 March 2015

We find it fun to go to the historic Del Mar Theater in Santa Cruz to see a movie. Del Mar Theater sometimes show current releases. They also show independent and foreign films. What is also fun is that on the weekends they show midnight...More

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