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Embassy Cinema

16 Pine Street, Waltham, MA 02453-5305
+1 781-736-7852
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Fate of the furious

Excellent movie great seating The best butter popcorn and the cinema is never crowded Good cinema... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
via mobile
Older theater but not bad

Often shows movies you will not see other places. Seats were ok - It's hard to compare to some of... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Waltham, Massachusetts
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Movie theater that feature a mix of independent films, foreign language cinema and Hollywood favorites.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“great movie” (6 reviews)
“art house” (6 reviews)
“moody street” (10 reviews)
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Hours Today: 13:30 - 21:30
16 Pine Street, Waltham, MA 02453-5305
+1 781-736-7852
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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent movie great seating The best butter popcorn and the cinema is never crowded Good cinema if you want no lines

Thank princessboston
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Often shows movies you will not see other places. Seats were ok - It's hard to compare to some of the new plush cinemas but this is like a smaller local option

Thank lorcanm313
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

The sister theater to the Kendall in Cambridge, the Embassy often books a mixture of popcorn movies and art house fare. Parking is plentiful and close by, food and drink choices the same. Worst thing: seats that can become truly uncomfortable over the span of...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I especially like that they serve great teas...it's rare to find a theatre that has more than soda and water.

Thank jilevesque
Reviewed 6 March 2017

This theater always has good movies. Staff is very friendly. they should locate ticket office elsewhere however. Many times there are lines outside and if the weather is lousy makes it not very desirable to go to.

Thank Warren A
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Embassy shows a mix of popular and independent movies. Comfortable seats with excellent sight lines to the screen. Good popcorn and coffee. Recommend buying tickets for Saturday nights in advance. Free parking behind the theater. Very convenient to Lizzie's outstanding ice cream shop after...More

Thank Marylee M
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a great Cinema, lots of nostalgic photos, clean comfortable and well appointed. Seats were comfortable..A smaller venue but nice

Thank jsmile266
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Saw "Fences" here most recently, but have been here several times. Embassy is comfortable, and the seats are placed so it is easy to see the screen even with people in the row in front of you. It tends to show a variety of movie...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We go here frequently for movies. They offer a small discount to senior citizens. Parking is easy in back of the theatre. Not usually packed even when the movie is new.

Thank Sandra Y
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Looking for an intimate cinema experience following the fine dining available in the heart of Waltham on Moody street? Embassy Cinema is it. Beside the modern, sheltered parking lot sits a classically styled 6-screen cinema inside a new building. The auditoriums are small and intimate....More

Thank Howard C
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19 December 2015|
Response from sej60 | Reviewed this property |
Check online. We went last night for the 3D verstion and the theater was half empty.
19 December 2015|
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Response from norleans | Reviewed this property |
I'm really sorry as I don't know their schedule...I have never gone to a matinee...