We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Plaza

Mersey Square, Stockport SK1 1SP, England
+44 161 477 7779
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Chitty Chitty bang bang

Absolutely fantastic show. Theatre is beautiful & has a faithful following of elderly volunteers... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Janet B
via mobile
Art Deco Treasure

Visited this cinema/theatre recently and an enthusiatic volunteer gave me a guided tour of the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Richard F
,
Edinburgh
Read all 550 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“art deco” (43 reviews)
“afternoon tea” (49 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
LOCATION
Mersey Square, Stockport SK1 1SP, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 161 477 7779
Write a ReviewReviews (550)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"art deco"
in 43 reviews
"afternoon tea"
in 49 reviews
"beautiful theatre"
in 16 reviews
"bingo hall"
in 11 reviews
"live shows"
in 10 reviews
"projection room"
in 8 reviews
"wizard of oz"
in 6 reviews
"run by volunteers"
in 13 reviews
"former glory"
in 15 reviews
"behind the scenes"
in 6 reviews
"volunteer staff"
in 6 reviews
"like stepping back in time"
in 9 reviews
"amazing building"
in 6 reviews
"great night"
in 20 reviews
"scones"
in 12 reviews
"tea room"
in 12 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 23 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 550 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic show. Theatre is beautiful & has a faithful following of elderly volunteers. It is a Stockport gem!!

Thank Janet B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited this cinema/theatre recently and an enthusiatic volunteer gave me a guided tour of the interior which is a superb example of the best of art deco cinema/theatre design. The Plaza opened in 1932 and is now a Grade II listed building recently restored as...More

Thank Richard F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Support local theatre and am dram This was a fabulous production by Romiley operaticzand of you didn’t know it was very worthy of professional status

Thank Helen L
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing surprise to go to this lovely theatre for afternoon tea, staff just lovely, now the food, brilliant, tasty and downright delicious and if you are still not convinced.........50 times better than the one I had at THe Midland and almost half the...More

Thank Janet J
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to watch Romiley Operatic Society’s Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Excellent venue, lovely volunteers friendly and helpful. Place so unusual and painted beautifully.

Thank rally5
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to the Plaza a couple of times now. would not hesitate about seeing any shows or concerts there. The Panto at Christmas was fab, the seats are comfy and the staff cant help enough, A wonderful place and I will definitely be going...More

Thank Elaine B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great venue, for live shows. Comfortable seating and good view of stage from all ateas of the theatre. Will be visiting again in November this year.

Thank Davejk22
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I attended the recent guided back stage door and throughly enjoyed having access to all areas of this marvellous building, including dressing rooms and projection room. The history and details of the magnificent renovations carried out were brought to life by well informed and enthusiastic...More

Thank Iona007
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a delightful theatre - very art deco! LOVE the lighting in here - especially around the bottom of the stage and the 'stained glass windows' !! The stage is fairly high - and large. There is a really beautiful organ (of the very...More

Thank Fmwoody
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

I love the plaza and I love this woman but I was gutted when we couldn’t hear most of the show seated towards the back in the stalls where there didn’t seem to be any speakers. I know we are getting on a bit but...More

Thank patandted2
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 14 hotels in Stockport
Travelodge Stockport hotel
189 reviews
.18 km away
Holiday Inn Express Stockport
218 reviews
.33 km away
Premier Inn Stockport Central Hotel
517 reviews
.58 km away
Wycliffe Hotel
258 reviews
1.47 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Aquila Nera Ristorante
124 reviews
.24 km away
Rozafa Greek Restaurant
269 reviews
.23 km away
Plaza Cafe
207 reviews
.01 km away
Lord of the Pies
115 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Staircase House
157 reviews
.43 km away
Robinsons Brewery
414 reviews
.43 km away
Stockport Air Raid Shelters
470 reviews
.15 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
lyd1504
18 April 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of parking areas close to the Plaza. A new Multi-storey really close is Redrick. Road parking spaces in side roads around the theatre. A large car park on the opposite corner near a public house called The... More
0
Votes
trisha4471
3 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from bmwman_13 | Reviewed this property |
Around 1300 in total
0
Votes
Bracken24
12 March 2016|
Answer
Response from Helen W | Reviewed this property |
Full afternoon tea is £15.00
0
Votes