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Quarterhouse

Tontine Street, Folkestone CT20 1JR, England
+44 1303 858500
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Essential artcentre

Thank goodness this exists, go to place for some culture. Theatre, film, talks, café, meeting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
anna-MArya
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Larnaca, Cyprus
Little gem

A great little venue - small but perfectly formed. Perfect for giving gigs an intimate feel Saw... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
ktjp
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“small venue” (3 reviews)
“john smith” (2 reviews)
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Tontine Street, Folkestone CT20 1JR, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank goodness this exists, go to place for some culture. Theatre, film, talks, café, meeting place, art gallery.

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Reviewed 9 November 2017

A great little venue - small but perfectly formed. Perfect for giving gigs an intimate feel Saw John Smith here and loved it!

Thank ktjp
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We had a great evening yesterday seeing Emma Watt, Will Stratton & John Smith at the Quarterhouse. Three different styles and sounds, but all really excellent and entertaining. The staff were excellent and helpful, as always. Thank you.

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I came into Folkestone to see some of my friends and they took me out to the Quarterhouse. It was a great place to watch the amazing performance. It was funny and at times pretty exciting. At the end the performers answered our questions. I...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We heard there was a great addition to the Folkestone Triennial art exhibits housed within the Quarter house so thought we would take a look. This venue hosts musicians, comedy acts and Drama generally . There's plenty of advertising going on from street level! We...More

Thank ABEONAS
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

I've seen several stand-up comedy gigs, music from folk, psych rock to ska, and the odd talk/lecture. The atmosphere is great - the regular staff, smallish size (about 500 capacity), and regular punters makes going there a very friendly and informal experience. And the acoustics...More

Thank FolkieJoe
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

First time at the Quarterhouse so didn't really know what to expect. What a fantastic venue. Saw The Handsome Family and enjoyed the gig and everything about the venue. Staff were friendly and helpful,bar was excellent. We had seats upstairs....a little long in the tooth...More

Thank Sanpedro291
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

Heard talks by Alison Weir and Hugh Sebag Montefiore. Excellent venue and very interesting talks. Returning for other entertainment.

Thank martin j
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We have yet to go to an event at the Quarterhouse that was not first rate. The admin side of this venue is excellent, and the bar facilities are extremely good. We were not sure what to expect from Michael Portillo, but he was a...More

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Ive been here a few times, once to see a film and once a poetry reading and once to take part in a workshop. It's a friendly and comfortable place, with a nice bar. The programming is imaginative, ranging from kids' entertainment to challenging, innovative...More

Thank Isabel N
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