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Sharp's Movie House & Penny Arcade

Bond Store, Murray Esplanade, Echuca, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5482 2361
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Very rude service

Received very rude service today. Just not friendly. Should be focused on customer service! The... read more

Reviewed 15 April 2018
Bombers10
,
Cranbourne, Australia
via mobile
Interesting penny arcade machines

This place has a unique collection of penny arcade machines from a bygone area. Very interesting... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Karen Y
,
Melbourne, Australia
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“fudge” (25 reviews)
“pennies” (14 reviews)
“cinema” (2 reviews)
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Bond Store, Murray Esplanade, Echuca, Victoria, Australia
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+61 3 5482 2361
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Received very rude service today. Just not friendly. Should be focused on customer service! The lady scared off a teenager while I was in there. Also offered free tastings of the fudge. The free sample was a measly thin slice! Couldn’t even get a true...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This place has a unique collection of penny arcade machines from a bygone area. Very interesting potential, machines he had never seen before kept my kid amused for awhile. A number of machines were not functioning properly perhaps due to lack of maintenance. The machines...More

Thank Karen Y
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

My son and I went here one afternoon after going to the park. I thought it would be fun to show him another eras games. Unfortunitly we lost our pennies on unworking machines that advertised working and when I asked for a refund on a...More

Thank Stacey W
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Went to fine this movie house only to fine it had moved down the road, not in the movie house any more. It also only had a small number of arcade machines that you could use, the others were chained off. Not worth the $5...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Fine sweets. The arcade should be a top attraction but. The arcade is a collection of penny arcade machines from bygone eras. Unfortunately some are tagged as inoperative and others are inoperative and not tagged. Reporting them gets an :oh well" response of concern. You...More

Thank ArghONaught
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

My bus tour, which had rung the day before, arrived to find it had closed ten minutes before. We had come a long way and at least one person was a silent movie collector. There was no note left on the door. We rang. No...More

Thank beaniW
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

Some really, really good fudge hand made by the owners. Good collection of different types of touristy stuff. Great history with the Movie House. Looking forward to a return visit.

Thank Paul F
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

I was pretty excited to drop into Sharps, with myself being a massive fan of old-timey.....anything and my partner being really into early examples of mechatronics. We were pretty disappointed, as although entry wasn't overly expensive ($7 per person) 85% of the machines are either...More

Thank Charelle S
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Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Great little walk back in history. Quaint old machines most still in excellent working order. Fudge is yummy on your way out 🍭

Thank Nicole A
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Enjoyed playing the old coin machines with 'old money' which can be purchased on entry. We also watched old silent movies playing continually in the cinema seating area.

Thank Hazel R
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Response from Glenda L | Reviewed this property |
Just phone them up as l am not sure l am back home now ;-)
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