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An experience going back in time

We visited this cinema to see one of the latest films... a Saturday evening at the cost of £5 each... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sue R
via mobile
An absolute treat, maintaining History in a Medieval Town

The Empire Cinema in Sandwich is quaint, quiet and greets you with a friendly service from their... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2018
Alexander P
Sandwich, United Kingdom
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15 Delf Street, Sandwich CT13 9HB, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this cinema to see one of the latest films... a Saturday evening at the cost of £5 each! Refreshments reasonably priced too... The building is marvellous just as I remember going to the cinema when I was a child. A total wonderful experience!

Thank Sue R
Reviewed 13 June 2018

The Empire Cinema in Sandwich is quaint, quiet and greets you with a friendly service from their staff. The prices are competitively low, especially for confectionery and treats. Downstairs, there is a Lounge with bar providing alcoholic and soft drinks. The chairs are comfortable, the...More

1  Thank Alexander P
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I went to the Empire cinema to watch on of the Star Wars films and felt that it was a very good experience! However we had booked on the phone before hand but when we got there,there was no reservation for us...luckily we still got...More

Thank Toby K
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Over many years I have taken the cinema for granted, but shouldn't have. It is wonderful. We are so very lucky. Friendly and a great experience.

1  Thank Suefromsandwich
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We have been coming here for years & love the atmosphere & friendly staff. Reasonably priced snacks - having said that, we usually bring our own, if we remember!!! Situated in the heart of this historic "Cinque Port". Lovingly maintained.

Thank Beddington210
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Back here for another visit , always a nice family friendly cinema, watched a film about Winston Churchill, nice to see this small cinema just about full, everything was a credit to the staff here in Sandwich, & many many thanks to the staff for...More

Thank Christopher B
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We went to Empire Cinema, Sandwich last night to see the new Star Wars film. The cinema is a lovely little nod to yesteryear, nicely decorated, clean, warm & with friendly staff & decent facilities. We took our seat & noticed that the place was...More

Thank Jamie T
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We LOVE this little gem of a cinema, almost in its original 1930's form, lovely comfortable seats, really reasonably priced £6.00 for adults £5.00 oap tickets. AMAZING ladies loo - one cubicle down a narrow tiled path (will take a photo next time to post)...More

Thank Twekesbury
Reviewed 13 July 2017

What a find ! A small old fashioned , blast from the past cinema . The staff were very pleasant and helpful , which contributed to an enjoyable experience . The sound and picture was better than I was expecting , and the seats are...More

1  Thank thevillanchris
Reviewed 4 July 2017

A wonderful old cinema, and absolutely worth a visit. Cheaper than the faceless chains , the place has a wonderful atmosphere and staff are very helpful and friendly. Recommended

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