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Good and comfortable for movies

Love the place for comfortable seats and parking area. Time bound and big screen. Sound is so... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Mamun R
via mobile
Gold class lives up to the hype

With cinemas becoming more competitive its great to see Reading Cinema has focussed on good... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Dan H
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  • Average8%
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“big screen”(3 reviews)
“cheap tickets”(2 reviews)
30 Pearson St, Charlestown, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales 2290, Australia
+61 2 4032 1150
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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We booked tickets to the Gold Lounge for our daughter and her boyfriend for their 2nd anniversary. When they arrived, they were denied entry!! They were told they had to be accompanied by someone over 25 years of age. When I rang them to find...More

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Love the place for comfortable seats and parking area. Time bound and big screen. Sound is so beautiful.

Thank Mamun R
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is a great movie centre with several theatres. It is in a shopping centre so if someone is not going to the movies then they can go shopping. Highly recommend to visitors or locals

Thank svoolstra
Reviewed 26 November 2017

OK venue but very expensive when you add on popcorn & whatever the kids need ! Could be a bit cleaner inside also.

Thank Matt T
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the movie and being able to relax while watching the movie. BUT the main foyer ( not gold) was filthy and teens out of control. Each time we return we wonder what crazy to expect! Security needed.

Thank rebeccaaF3833VO
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

My sister and I went to Gold class to treat ourselves. The chairs were great as they reclined. Disappointingly our food didn't turn up so 2/3 way through movie we had to go out and chase it up (missing part of movie). As a movie...More

Thank Ladyhump01
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Good value for good price! Very comfortable seats, not busy, big screen and cheap tickets. Good selection of snacks

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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

It's always great going to reading cinemas it's my number one cinema in Newcastle it cheap and affordable and so comfortable 10/10

Thank Jayden G
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

With cinemas becoming more competitive its great to see Reading Cinema has focussed on good service. Other locations have more expansive menus but what was on offer was reasonably priced and tasted delicious. Staff bringing food and drinks into the cinema did so in a...More

Thank Dan H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

we came her on Saturday night to see a movie and decided on Gold Class so we could have dinner while watching. The reclining seats are very comfortable and our selected meal were brought to us at the time specified. Jen had chicken sliders, I...More

Thank Australianjen
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