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I want to rate this 6 out of 5. It's outrageously good!!

I have been coming here since the 1970's. The Dominion is an institution - but one that has kept... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
England, United Kingdom
Fantastic Art Deco Cinema

This is by far the best cinema experience I have had, a lovely 1930 style theatre, with leather... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2018
Sam C
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming here since the 1970's. The Dominion is an institution - but one that has kept pace with the times yet still retained it's incredible charm. I was super happy to recently spend another wonderful evening at the fabulous family-owned and run...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

This is by far the best cinema experience I have had, a lovely 1930 style theatre, with leather suites to relax into, private tables for drinks sweets etc. the staff are friendly and professional. Try the irn bru sorbet, so good we got some to...More

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We booked the First Class experience on what was a very busy evening and it was exceptional. Friendly staff, amazing comfortable seating (electric reclining leather sofa for two) and a lovely little menu of food and nibbles (the Bavarian hot dog is delicious!). Despite coming...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Dominion is without a shadow of a doubt the best cinema experience I have ever had! For a mere £1 or £2 more than your main stream cinema you get the most comfortable seats/couches, foot rests and beautiful aesthetics. If you go for first...More

Thank Timmy H
Reviewed 28 April 2018

The website says 'call box office'. Fine but the box office 'opening' hours are after the film starts. how does that work - do I just wander in and pay later. Seriously, I need to know if the film my daughter wants to see is...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I went to an evening showing in a "First Class" screen, and it was fantastic. The armchairs and reclining sofa seats were incredibly comfy and made me wish more cinemas went for this style of seating rather than standard rows of conjoined seats. There's an...More

1  Thank Qasim M
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We chose to visit the Dominion Cinema because there wasn’t a lot going on in Edinburgh at the time of our visit and due to snowy weather a cosy night in, out sounded good. We chose 1st class option and saw Red Sparrow. It was...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2018

Went here last Sunday to see The Shape of Water (good flick ;)) with my wife. We did the first class package. In fact, compared to other cinemas it was far and away the best value for money. You'll never have this much space in...More

1  Thank fulltimetravelercpl
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Was here today for Black Panther. Had not been here for MANY years. Last film i saw was Gregory's Girl in the 80's! Then moved to London for years. Now resident in Edinburgh again, was really curious to revisit. Was not disappointed. What a wonderful...More

1  Thank DN67
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I love the Dominion. From the minute you step inside it feels like a place you’d like to visit over and over. The foyer is classic cinema, lots of red and brass. Have been in several of the cinemas inside (one only held a dozen...More

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26 July 2017|
Response from DominionCinema | Property representative |
Good afternoon, I am afraid we do not have a online copy of our First Class menu at the moment. We serve Bavarian Smoked Hot Dogs and Nacho's as well as popcorn, ice cream, sweeties and nuts in First Class. You are more... More
11 February 2017|
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Response from mariermilne | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Depends what you like, it has lazy boy sofas that recline, can't beat watching a film in comfort, you get a pack of pringles on your way in My daughter and I love it Take your own snacks if you want other choices... More
17 January 2017|
Response from DominionCinema | Property representative |
Hi there, We do not have gourmet hot dogs available at this time, but we will very soon! At the moment, you can enjoy our Mama's Bavarian Smokey Hotdogs which are priced at £5.50, which you can order from your seat in our... More