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Empire Cinema

15 Delf Street, Sandwich CT13 9HB, England
+44 1304 620480
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F A B U L O U S !

We LOVE this little gem of a cinema, almost in its original 1930's form, lovely comfortable seats... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Twekesbury
,
London, United Kingdom
What a gem !

What a find ! A small old fashioned , blast from the past cinema . The staff were very pleasant and... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
thevillanchris
,
Westgate-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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15 Delf Street, Sandwich CT13 9HB, England
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+44 1304 620480
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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 12 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

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

Thank Cambsmusiclover
Reviewed 14 February 2017

If you want to get away from the expensive over hyped multi plex cinemas then this is the place. Great value and like going back in time.

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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Warm, welcoming and unusual because it cares about it's customers. Almost always manages to get the latest films very quickly. Good size, good acoustics and quite [!] comfortable seats. Run by people who love films and cinema. Sometimes too hot [ for me ] and...More

Thank oldertraveller2016
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Love going here watching all the adverts and then being able to get a cuppa ect; before the film starts really enjoyed every visit and will go again.

Thank principality3
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Don't get me wrong, I absolutely love this cinema and many more like it... however it is really spoiled by the endless noise from plastic bags rustling all the way through the film. Why can't cinemas encourage customers to empty their sweets into ... say...More

Thank estelle m
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A small, beautiful, period building, that still manages to function as a very viable cinema, a real blast from the past feeling! Only downsides if you are not able bodied are the stairs, and its a bit tight in leg room deoartment if you are...More

Thank Anne L
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The little cinema in Sandwich is a blast from the past. A proper old fashioned cinema, friendly and helpful staff, cheap entry and small packets of sweets instead those ridiculous large buckets of popcorn etc that cost an arm and a leg. I highly recommend...More

Thank judidown
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Two children and a rainy day in Sandwich...head to the cinema! Beautiful retro building, lovely charming staff and fabulous comfy seats! Concessions don't cost a fortune and at £5 a ticket for the matinee performance it's a winner all round! Like stepping back in time!...More

Thank Kayski
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