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Comfortable seats, clean pleasant atmosphere and helpful staff

Welcoming staff in foyer, easy access to seating area. Very comfortable seating in a range of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
ann e
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Great venue

Loved the vintage feel to this place. Will definitely be coming back, the cuddle seats are the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
PandHEJ
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Leiston Film Theatre celebrating over 100 years of Entertainment! From the latest films to amazing stage shows, there's something for everyone
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Leiston 74 High Street, Leiston IP16 4BZ, England
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+44 1728 830549
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Welcoming staff in foyer, easy access to seating area. Very comfortable seating in a range of styles, for one or for two persons. A very pleasant atmosphere for a night out.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank ann e
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the vintage feel to this place. Will definitely be coming back, the cuddle seats are the best! Paul H

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PandHEJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful film, wonderful venue, wonderful staff. This will be our date night location for 2018. Well done Wayne, hope you have a fantastic 2019.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing little cinema/theatre. Driven through Leiston many a time but first time to this cinema. Premium seats lovely and comfortable, warm and cozy, bar for drinks, very nice welcome from gentleman at the door rather than an impersonal ticket machine that you get...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Debsul07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Leiston film theatre on Boxing Day to see Mary Poppins returns. Great cinema with comfy seats and good sound system. The customer service team were attentive and nothing was too much trouble. Definitely recommend to anyone staying in the area. We will definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Matinm72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to see Wayne burns and the wonderful team looking after all. Recommend the film Mary Poppins Returns and Laurel & Hardy.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If modern multiplex cinemas don't do it for you then this cinema may be just what you need. There is a single auditorium showing a mix of live and screen entertainment. I don't know the history of the building but if must be one of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rob B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I am so proud of my local cinema. Wayne Burns has gathered a lovely team around him. Everyone makes you feel welcome. The seats are comfy, the sound system is excellent and the loos are worth a visit if only to be impressed by them....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank PennyPlain2014
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We live just outside Leiston and are blessed with the most wonderful cinema. We use if often to see films and live broadcasts of theatre productions. When we can we use the premier seats (when not sold out!) as they provide space; a good level...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 16MartynB
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Just saw Simon Callow's Christmas Carol at the Leiston Film Theatre. Really enjoyed it especially in that venue. It really is a lovely cinema. Great picture and sound quality,comfortable and friendly people. We're lucky to have such a fantastic facility so close.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Brian L
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