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This is now our favourite cinema choice

We look for decent small cinemas when booking a film as we do not like the large multiplexes. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
FolkTripper
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Kent, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great little cinema

If your in Rye on a rainy day take in a film at the Kino Great venue cumfy seats and take a tasty... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Savman11
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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“local cinema”(9 reviews)
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State-of-the-art 2-screen cinema and licensed cafe-bar. Open every day from 9.00am. Fully accessible by wheelchair.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Lion Street, Rye TN31 7LB, England
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+44 1797 226293
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We look for decent small cinemas when booking a film as we do not like the large multiplexes. We came on a daytime Tuesday, which happened to be a 2 for 1 day. There is a pleasant cafe attached which we will try on a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If your in Rye on a rainy day take in a film at the Kino Great venue cumfy seats and take a tasty snack in the cafe/bar before the show Can definitely recommend

Thank Savman11
KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your 5-star review - we really appreciate it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place. We go on Tuesdays when its 2 for 1 for pensioners. Very comfortable and lovely little café with good food.

Thank jenny702018
KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your 5-star review - we really appreciate it.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Never mind silver screen....this is golden! We stumbled upon this little beaut by fluke after a wander around and (being a fan of all things film) couldn't believe our luck as this is a superb gem of a cinema with lovely touches and also high...More

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KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5-star review - we're hugely appreciative and very happy that you've discovered us!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous cinema, small with lots of character. My family and I enjoyed watching a film in extreme comfort. Customer service was brilliant. Highly recommend!

Thank Nina G
KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your 5-star review - we really appreciate it!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow. This venue is simply wondrous. I stumbled upon it during my short stay in Rye, as it's set back at the top of Lion Street, turn right at the top and you'll see it, tables and chairs set out on the terrace in front...More

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KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your 5-star review and lovely comments. We really appreciate it and are delighted that you discovered us!

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across the Kino cinema in Rye purely by accident during the Jazz festival. The staff were incredibly friendly and advised us as to the best place to sit. Our children loved going to a different style of cinema instead of the big multiplex...More

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KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your 5-star review - we really appreciate and are delighted that you discovered us. We hope to see you again when you next visit Rye.

Reviewed 28 August 2018

Visited Rye from 25 /28th August for the jazz and blues festival. The Kino had a stage and chairs and I enjoyed watching some brilliant bands play from 1pm 5pm for 4 days all free. The sound was great and it soon became packed ....More

Thank musiclady2018
KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you for your 5-star review - we really appreciate it and are happy that you had a great time!

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

This is the most beautiful cinema I have ever been to. In such a tucked away building. The cinema is such high quality and great to watch films in. Food and drink is really reasonable and you can take it into the film. Would highly...More

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KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you very much for your 5-star review and lovely comments! We really appreciate it and are glad that you have discovered us.

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

This place has now become a family favourite as a cinema but also for regular cafe trips. Reliable food that offers locally sourced ingredients. Excellent coffee and lovely friendly staff.

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KinoDigital, Owner at Kino Rye, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2018

Thank you very much for your 5-star review and lovely comments - we really appreciate it.

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it would be wise to book as it does fill up
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