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The Empire Theatre

321 Front St, Belleville, Ontario K8N 2Z9, Canada
+1 613-969-0099
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Empire changes Belleville

This theater is such a real positive addition to small town Belleville. It has a grand venue and... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2015
belleville canada

Very nice theatre clean comfortable seats always have good shows fair prices they have big band... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2015
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“small city” (5 reviews)
“great sound” (5 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 17:00
321 Front St, Belleville, Ontario K8N 2Z9, Canada
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Reviewed 7 June 2015

This theater is such a real positive addition to small town Belleville. It has a grand venue and lots of top notch bands are coming to the area which we never had before. It is opening the doors to a better cultural experience in the...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2015 via mobile

Very nice theatre clean comfortable seats always have good shows fair prices they have big band names like George thorlgood April wine to name a few big sound and very friendly staff great time

Thank Reiddawg
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Attending a conference here in Belleville, and was very lucky to see Ron James live. A big Thank you to the owner of the Empire for his hospitality.

Thank Boris2552
Reviewed 20 May 2015

The Empire is always hosting great acts at affordable pricing. The entertainers themselves favour the smaller theatre with its great acoustics as well as the small town charm. Haven't been to any big shows out of the city but seen plenty right here in little...More

Thank Hollyf_4
Reviewed 19 May 2015

A great place to watch first run, recent and sometimes not-so-recent motion pictures, at a reasonable price in a very quiet, comfortable setting without the hassle of having to watch 15+ minutes worth of ads, promos and trailers. The Empire often has excellent live 'name'...More

Thank Bonhom52
Reviewed 21 March 2015

We went to see "Wild" with Reese Witherspoon. Great seats and ambience. We liked the fact that it is close to downtown restaurants.

Thank Christian J
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The Empire Theater is a live music venue for music lovers, theatrical production patrons and film buffs who love the comfort afforded by the small classically renovated 700 seat soft seat theater. It was a labour of love to renovate from an old movie theater...More

Thank Darren M
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Considering its proximity to Toronto (a comfortable 2 hour drive to downtown), the names of musical acts that this little theatre manages to pull in, in a city of less than 50,000, continues to astound. The venue is small enough that there is no 'nosebleed'...More

Thank GRKnight
Reviewed 27 December 2014

Have attended many productions at this landmark Belleville Theatre. Staff are friendly and the theatre has been lovingly restored to it's simple elegance, comfy seats and great sound.

Thank Ed T
Reviewed 27 December 2014

My daughters and I attended a show Theatre is small but clean and well maintained Unfortunately temperature was not adjusted we were cold through out the movie Staff are friendly and prompt Did not find anyone to complain to about the lack of heat

Thank Wayne K
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Response from Cash_me_outside | Reviewed this property |
Generally people park in the parking lot next to the Empire theatre. There is a royal lepage building on the opposite side of the parking lot. You may want to arrive early to get a good spot . Alternatively there is parking... More