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Tontine Street, Folkestone CT20 1JR, England
+44 1303 858500
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Excellent local venue, great acoustics, great atmosphere.

I've seen several stand-up comedy gigs, music from folk, psych rock to ska, and the odd... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Folkestone, United Kingdom
Great venue.

First time at the Quarterhouse so didn't really know what to expect. What a fantastic venue. Saw... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Margate, United Kingdom
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“local venue” (2 reviews)
“auditorium” (5 reviews)
Tontine Street, Folkestone CT20 1JR, England
+44 1303 858500
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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
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 11 February 2017

I have attended quite a few shows here and love it. A real intimate venue with every seat a great view. Lovely comfortable bar area too. Great.

Thank Donks5788
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I'm a great fan of the live broadcast of plays, operas and ballets to cinemas and am delighted to find it's now available in Folkestone at the Quarterhouse.. With a bar on site and lots of lovely restaurants nearby it is a great venue for...More

Thank JohnHythe
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Second time I have seen a film here and will certainly be going again. Sound and screen good and seating quite comfortable, on a par with most cinemas. And such excellent value compared to cineworld. A great night out on a budget!

Thank sugarloafFolkestone
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Love the quarterhouse some great gigs and some lovely childrens theatre . Super little venue and right on the door step . Only a few minor things reason i only gave 4 stars , gig nights need better security also one way in and out...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 12 December 2016

I took my daughter and her friend to see Axel Scheffler and what a great experiance it was - I even found myself reading the stories. Really well organised and he even stayed afterwards to sign all of the childrens books. We were at the...More

Thank 583Joanne022
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