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The Catlow Theater

116 W Main St, Barrington, IL 60010-3010
+1 847-381-0777
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Go HeRe!

Of you like history go to this place as early as you can. It oozes history. You can easily imagine... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Chicago, Illinois
via mobile
Fun night out

We went to see an interesting movie. Had great sandwiches beforehand. Enjoyable evening out with my... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Jennifer T
chicago, United States
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116 W Main St, Barrington, IL 60010-3010
+1 847-381-0777
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Of you like history go to this place as early as you can. It oozes history. You can easily imagine this place 80 years ago, with live entertainment. Not many of these places exist. Go for the experience, hopefully you like the movie.

Thank JohnScpa
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We went to see an interesting movie. Had great sandwiches beforehand. Enjoyable evening out with my honey!

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 11 April 2017

You will love this historic small town theater. Come on in and enjoy a show - the price is right and each time we've attended, we've been greeted by the owner as he sold us our tickets. I like the fact that it's a one...More

Thank Tracee P
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Watch excellent movies in comfortable seats, among your friends and neighbors (who understand movie etiquette) ... on the cheap! Add Baloney's wonderful sandwiches next door and you have a very special experience. Simply the BEST.

Thank falca191
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This iconic landmark has been and will be in my heart forever. It's architecture, ambiance and location are wonderful. But the best part of the Catlow is the owner. Tim (and his partner Roberta who sadly passed away recently) cares about people, the community and...More

Thank Heidi S
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

An historic locally owned movie theater that's had it's seating and sound system updated for quality movie viewing. Ticket prices are $7 and $6 for some weekend shows. Charming Bavarian decor. Adjoining restaurant, Baloney's, serves a variety of generous sandwiches, salads, hot dogs and soups....More

Thank ThumbsUpBarrington
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Just went to see Lion at the Catlow on Sunday evening. This is a great old theatre which has been made better with new digital film technology, seats and sound system. The prices for the movies as well as concessions are wonderful, and its a...More

Thank pattyjasinski
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Very cool old school theatre that has been updated with digital film technology. If you can get tickets to the Oscar Short Film event - do it! It's fantastic. DK

Thank Don K
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Recently saw Manchester By The Sea at The Catlow. Great historic theater with modern sound system and digital video. Best popcorn around!!

Thank Darlene K
Reviewed 11 January 2017

excellent movie theater comfortable seats have gone here through out the last 20 years have always been satisified

Thank diana g
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