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The Winter Gardens

Winter Gardens Fort Crescent, Margate CT9 1HX, England
+44 1843 292795
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First time for several years - ISIHAC recording

First time I have visited in many years. Handy place to park behind theatre - but soon fills up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hatfield_visitor
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Borehamwood, United Kingdom
Ladies night excellent

Had a ladies night here, had 5 course meal which was excellent carvery main plenty of meat and a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
peter12345678901234
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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Winter Gardens Fort Crescent, Margate CT9 1HX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First time I have visited in many years. Handy place to park behind theatre - but soon fills up, so get there early. Theatre in need of sprucing up. Seats reasonably comfortable.... but stalls all on same level - shame they are not banked to...More

Thank Hatfield_visitor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a ladies night here, had 5 course meal which was excellent carvery main plenty of meat and a lovely vegi option. Swing noir band was great.

Thank peter12345678901234
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this venue to see Les McKeown and his band. As usual at his shows, the hardy fans were at the front alongside the stage, interacting with Les and dancing along to the songs but after about 3 songs, the show was halted and...More

Thank Sharon W
MWG001, Manager at The Winter Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sharon, Thank you for taking the time to bring your concerns to our attention. We’re sorry that your recent visit wasn’t as enjoyable as you had hoped. Your Leisure strives to provide a broad range of quality entertainment and good customer service at its...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great venue and helpful staff Lovely atmosphere Great night out for anyone, all different shows available

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I was very impressed with this theatre albeit dated like some have said but for me this adds to the ambience of the place as you can get a very good view from wherever you are. The sound and set up was great and i...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Venue old fashioned and in need of a lick of paint. But the cost would be huge. Seats were good although after a couple of hours a cushion to sit on would have been beneficial. Show excellent music of the 50s. Dancers from Strictly come...More

Thank James M
MWG001, Marketing Coordinator at The Winter Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Hi James Thank you for taking the time to send us in your review. We always welcome comments as this is the only way we can improve our services to our customers. I am pleased you had a good time and we look forward to...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This place is old fashioned but I guess it's in keeping with its surroundings. Personally I didn't like it and prefer a more modern venue. However it was easy to find and plenty of parking nearby. Toilets were plentiful and drinks at the bar reasonably...More

Thank MrsS2BEngland
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Just been to see Greg Davies, brilliant show from Greg but venue and overall experience rubbish. £4.50 for a bottle of beer and £4 for a box of maltesers. Why are Your Leisure trying to take the absolute piss out of mostly local punters. They...More

Thank Antony W
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I'd recommend wearing your summer clothes, as it it very hot. Luckily I wore a summer silk dress. I overheard people wishing they hadn't worn jeans. I queued for a very long time only to be told I couldn't pay by card. I went and...More

Thank Emily J
Management response:Responded 12 September 2017

Dear Emily, Thank you for taking the time to bring your concerns to our attention. We’re sorry that your recent visit wasn’t as enjoyable as you had hoped. Your Leisure strives to provide good customer service at its venues and all feedback is very important...More

Reviewed 28 June 2017

Good a great venue for music could do with a coat of paint on the out side but inside the venue is good and they get some good bands and nights there drink around average

Thank dariandoreen
MWG001, Leisure Marketing Coordinator at The Winter Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded 29 June 2017

Hi, Thank you for your review. I am pleased that you enjoyed your Winter Gardens Margate experience and take on board your comments. We look forward to welcoming you again soon to our iconic venue.

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24sue60
13 March 2017|
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Response from MWG001 | Property representative |
Hi Sue, Thank you for your interest in Margate Winter Gardens. The Winter Gardens was opened on 3rd August, 1911 by the then Mayor of Margate, Alderman W. B. Reeve. The history of municipal entertainments in this country... More
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Natalie S
21 October 2016|
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Response from Susan M | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of parking if you turn left on you way up to the theatre , you will see a row of shelters, turn down there which is the back exit to the theatre and lots of spaces.
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Carly G
16 December 2015|
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Response from MWG001 | Property representative |
Hello, Apologies for the delay. Yes we do have access for wheelchair users. If you contact the Box Office on 01843 292 795 they can give you the full details. Many thanks :)
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