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Empire Cinemas

5-6 Leicester Square | ,, London WC2H 7NA, England
+44 871 200 2000
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We have been here many times in our past visits to London. It is very nice with comfortable... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
East Sussex, United Kingdom
Very badly designed and run cinema

This is meant to be the flagship of Cineworld's chain. In the IMAX screen 3 the legroom is less... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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5-6 Leicester Square | ,, London WC2H 7NA, England
+44 871 200 2000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here many times in our past visits to London. It is very nice with comfortable seating. This time we saw the new Kingsman film which was exciting, action-packed, and fun. Recommended. The only downside was that it was being shown in Screen...More

Thank Aljen
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This is meant to be the flagship of Cineworld's chain. In the IMAX screen 3 the legroom is less than a budget airline. Uncomfortable, but also ridiculously disruptive every time someone wants to pass. There are inadequate toilet facilities, with queues stretching half the length...More

1  Thank micpool
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I've been here many times since moving back to London and I can honestly say it's one of the best cinemas in all of London. It's so unique and nice to enter, with beautiful architecture and multiple screens, all of high quality.

Thank connorm851
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This is my favorite cinema its number one for me but unfortunately the cinema going through a lot of changing as cineworld took over but still like it. Staff very friendly. I was very lucky to watch life of Pi on the first screen with...More

Thank KayMTAli
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Great location couldn't be better everything was going fine until we went to our screen it was in a tiny room even sat at the back it was like sitting at the front in other rooms. What made it worse was the unstable seating with...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Service okay Pricing, ridiculous as usual with a cinema though Size, some of the screens are 4 rows deep Air con, turn it off!! My god it was cold. Nearly so cold that we left halfway through the film. The size of the screens probably...More

Thank WILH4000
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Visited this cinema today, have not been for a while,. First the good points. The venue as a whole has improved, the imax screen is very good,. The seats are very nice,. And the state of the building is in good condition. So, you ask,....More

5  Thank Cogline
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to this cinema many of time but only recently became a cineworld member and started using the imax theatre and what a difference it makes I now come here all the time just recently watched Wonder Woman at the midnight screening what...More

Thank Phillip R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We visited here on tuesday night and were able to use our meekats code so it cost £13 for the 2 of us 😳 But we where disappointed at the size of the theatre which only had 4 rows , our seats where to the...More

Thank jacole
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We went to see Fast and Furious 8 on screen 3. The IMAX screen was huge and the best seats from row J or up. I will definitely be back to see other IMAX movies at this cinema

Thank Gajan G
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22 December 2015|
Response from CaroleScott | Reviewed this property |
We were half way back & it was brilliant, the screen is MASSIVE!
Zelda W
4 August 2015|
Response from RunTejRun |
Everywhere has very good head clearance for children EXCEPT the very back row. Avoid that one. As for best viewing experience, middle is always nicer but if movie is 3d, you generally get the best effect sitting a littlr... More