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The Light Cinema Experience

| Market Place Shopping Centre, Bolton BL1 2AL, England
+44 1204 971030
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Guy had his bare feet out on my dad seat and it smelled got refund and free tickets but poor... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2018
PULSE G
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Much-needed Cinema, Decent Bar

The cinema is well-designed, with reasonable prices and comfortable seats, and a good bar. For... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Jordan H
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The Light Cinema aims to provide a unique entertainment experience in a friendly relaxed environment that offers excellent customer service and value for money. The Light Cinema is an nine-screen cinema with state of the art digital picture and sound auditoriums and VIP luxury seating. We show the latest in blockbusters, independent and international films, plus the best live opera, ballet, theatre and pop concerts from around the globe, including Royal Opera House, National Theatre and more. Our comfortable licensed cafe bar - the Green Room - is a great place to meet friends before or after the movie or simply enjoy a coffee, light snack, glass of wine or a beer. All our screens are fully licensed, so you can enjoy a drink while watching the movie.
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  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“free refills” (5 reviews)
“comfy chairs” (3 reviews)
“large popcorn” (3 reviews)
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| Market Place Shopping Centre, Bolton BL1 2AL, England
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+44 1204 971030
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Guy had his bare feet out on my dad seat and it smelled got refund and free tickets but poor terribleMore

Thank PULSE G
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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for taking time to review us. We would like to apologise for the behaviour of the other customer involved and it we have dealt with this as best as we can. Once again, thank you for providing us with this feedback &...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018

The cinema is well-designed, with reasonable prices and comfortable seats, and a good bar. For those with PTMCUD (Post-Traumatic-Marvel-Cinematic-Universe-Disorder), Light also shows films which are actually good, as well as more culturally enriching showings: at Christmas, they screened It's A Wonderful Life with mulled wine...More

Thank Jordan H
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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Hi Jordan, Thank you for contacting us here at The Light Cinema Bolton! Feedback is always welcome as it helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing to excel! We're...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Saw the new Star Wars film here whole up visiting family over the new year and found it to be an excellent place. To be honest most cinemas are much of a muchness these days and they have to be really bad to be a...More

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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Hi neddyn1, Thank you for contacting us here at The Light Cinema Bolton! Feedback is always welcome as it helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing to excel! We're...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017

My wife and I visited The Light cinema on 31 Oct 17 to watch the film Geostorm. It was our first visit and we were impressed by the layout of the cinema and the friendliness of the staff. She screen ( 2 ) was also...More

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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Hi James, Firstly, thank you for contacting us here @ The Light Bolton! Feedback, no matter the tone, is always welcome! It helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Became our cinema of choice after 1st visit, staff with a great attitude, comfy seats, reasonable concession prices with refills. Central location, easy parking with amenities such as restaurants and mini golf below for a full evening out. Highly recommend.More

Thank Andrea H
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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Hi Andrea, Firstly, thank you for contacting us here @ The Light Bolton! Feedback, no matter the tone, is always welcome! It helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Recently visited with my 3yr old an she loved it. Staff so friendly an helpful It was very cheap to get in. Clean an today. Nothing more to addMore

Thank Paul T
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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Hi Paul, Firstly, thank you for contacting us here @ The Light Bolton! Feedback, no matter the tone, is always welcome! It helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

I went today with a friend for the first time. The location is brill as there are loads of places to eat before or after the movie - the Vaults look really nice and the restaurants cater for everyone's taste. The cinema itself was brill...More

Thank anaowen
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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi anaowen, Firstly, thank you for contacting us here @ The Light Bolton! Feedback, no matter the tone, is always welcome! It helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

We love this gem of a cinema. It's so lovely, so much nicer than the larger cinema chains. It has it's own unique touch, a lovely bar area too All the staff are so friendly and so helpful, and as we are Infinity members and...More

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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2017

Hi Relax2259, Firstly, thank you for contacting us here @ The Light Bolton! Feedback, no matter the tone, is always welcome! It helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

What more can you ask for - comfy seats, free refills, latest movies! We went to the cinema with a meerkat movie code and paid the grand total of £7.95... definitely worth the drive and so many restaurant choices in the downstairs part. My best...More

Thank Atlanta C
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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hi Atlanta C, Firstly, thank you for contacting us here @ The Light Bolton! Feedback, no matter the tone, is always welcome! It helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and...More

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Reviewed 2 July 2017

The cinema is on the top floor of the Market Place complex.you can book and print your ticket on line.Usually multiplex cinemas do not cater for the disabled this is the exeption .Screen 6 has a guard rail up each side so you can easely...More

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Annabelle L, Manager at The Light Cinema Experience, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hi aristotleAtherton, Firstly, thank you for contacting us here @ The Light Bolton! Feedback, no matter the tone, is always welcome! It helps us understand where we’re going wrong and where we can improve! As well as taking on all the good comments and continuing...More

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