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Unfortunately it is closed as per 31 May 2018.

When I visited Bangkok for the first time about 30 years. There werent a lost of cinemas at that... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
Old fashioned Cinema experience

This place was great. There was an old style ticket booth with two attendants. There was a popcorn... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Gwyn R
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Reviewed 2 June 2018

When I visited Bangkok for the first time about 30 years. There werent a lost of cinemas at that time but it had the best location. Tickets were 20 baht. RIP.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank drlovebkk
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Scala and Lido have long been theatres for movie lovers. Not many screens, nor modern like others. But packed with quality movies. Well chosen. Vintage and retro.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank KwinAun
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This place was great. There was an old style ticket booth with two attendants. There was a popcorn machine and a sweet counter. The decor of the place looks fab with a retro 50's kind of vibe. Complete with chrome, glass and tiled floors. Best...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Gwyn R
Reviewed 1 March 2018

This could be the only heather in downtown that offer cheap ticket and the atmosphere is more like old style theatre, have more choices for movie around the world compare to big shopping mall.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank chermoku
Reviewed 6 December 2017

It's hard to find a cheap place to watch a movie in Bangkok but Lido and Scala are the places for you to go. The price is so cheap when compared to tickets to other cinemas in Paragon, Central World, or Emquartier. And because it...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Mindy W
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is simply cinema complex with 3 cinema room with standard equipment. I enjoy seeing film here as the audience here is mostly movie lover, the group of the audience have proper etiquette. Great ticket price, Great quality sight and sound. PS toilet is free...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank kinglear13
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

The Apex Lido and Scala are my favourite cinemas in Bangkok. They are old and basic but screening quality and sound are both excellent. They often screen arthouse and foreign language films with both Thai and English subtitles. They offer the best ticket prices in...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank NipponNewfie
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Scala and Lido are gems in a modernized 4D packed expensive Bangkok. The four Siam cinemas breathe a lot of character the way they have not been tampered with since their original design. It's charming, inexpensive. You don't have to wait long for the movie...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank numarion
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Old theater, but still comfortable and picture and sound quality good! You have to pay 5bah to use toilet, and 120 or 140 bah for tickets. Has gone up not 100 anymore. And cinema had good air con cool, but not cold.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank LAAH16
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Retro style and stand alone cinema. it's very cheap compared to others modern cinema (120bath for tickets and 40 bath for popcorn ).

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Chanisa T
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find what you’re looking for in one of Siam’s many
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