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Rialto Theatre

80 Main St, Lancaster, NH 03584-3026
+1 603-788-3456
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Nostalgic place

Wooden floor, antique cinema chairs, friendly people, food for sale. It is very nice. The screen in... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
WorldTravelOne
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Breukelen Ut
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A must-visit when you are in Lancaster, NH

Travel back to when theaters were the highlight of the town. Amazingly well-kept retro theater... read more

Reviewed 12 January 2018
Melissa P
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“movie theater” (5 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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80 Main St, Lancaster, NH 03584-3026
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wooden floor, antique cinema chairs, friendly people, food for sale. It is very nice. The screen in the room we were in had some physical blemishes that you could see shining back at you in certain parts of the movie.

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Travel back to when theaters were the highlight of the town. Amazingly well-kept retro theater with iron-clad seating, beautiful wooden floors, table seating for large groups or parties, and amazing prices!

Thank Melissa P
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Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

This theatre is absolutely amazing. One of the few remaining big screen experiences in main theatre. Second theatre is small but very well designed and comfortable. Nice snack bar and even craft beers available. Then there is the way they take any opportunity to serve...More

Thank Charlie C
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This theater is fun with its old time charm. It still has the original seats in the main movie theater. The staff was very friendly. Making our visit even better. The movie played without interruption. And you can't beat the $5 price for matinees.

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Reviewed 26 June 2017

Although it mainly shows crashing car/high testosterone movies in the summer, this is a wonderful old time movie theater. Admission is cheap; popcorn is fresh and cheap, never too full. And they support the local community by staging children's theater, by having free children's movies...More

Thank 45anneTucson
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Great local info Got to meet conservation officers Showed film Great for families Not a regularschedule but have events occasionally No admission charge

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

I enjoy going to the Rialto. It's locally owned and operated which makes it nice. The inside is the old style with the old wooden floors and old fashioned seats. They have an area for wheelchair customers. The best thing I like is lots of...More

Thank grammy52015
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Reviewed 19 December 2016

Remember the last time you visited a movie theater with very reasonable ticket prices ($5 matinee prices for all shows), comfortable seating, and all delivered in the charming setting of a traditional small town film venue? Most of us can't remember that time. Good news-...More

Thank ted c
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Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

From the moment you walk into this Rialto movie theater - you sense that small town appeal from the warm and genuine greeting to the very reasonable..inexpensive ticket prices. The normal candy, popcorn and soda are available...but they also had hotdogs, nachos and wine and...More

Thank gailtg
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Reviewed 15 February 2016

I would pay just to sit inside and have a cup of coffee. Much of the interior is original from the 30's , box office, chairs, curtains-real treat for lovers of old movie theaters. Luckily, we can also enjoy the latest movies. Great find in...More

Thank Magdalena R
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Response from Charlie C | Reviewed this property |
Been going there for years. Has always been comfortable.
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