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Silver Screen Cinema

The Town Hall | Guildhall Street, Folkestone CT20 1DY, England
+44 1303 221230
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Fabulous little traditional Christmas cinema

I’ve gone to the Silver Screen in Folkestone quite a number of times since we’ve moved to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Folkestone, United Kingdom
via mobile

New lift and disabled friendly loo. I can now go to the cinema of yesteryear, warm cozy.Staff at... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good21%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“old style” (5 reviews)
“film club” (4 reviews)
“double seats” (4 reviews)
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The Town Hall | Guildhall Street, Folkestone CT20 1DY, England
+44 1303 221230
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve gone to the Silver Screen in Folkestone quite a number of times since we’ve moved to Folkestone and I have foubfyit to be a fantastic and traditional cinema. Far better and more cosy than your regular multi-plex

Thank rawbucket
Reviewed 7 November 2017

New lift and disabled friendly loo. I can now go to the cinema of yesteryear, warm cozy.Staff at the till, the large new LIFT brilliant. Join the classic venue to view classic film.

Thank weelyLiz
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Been a few years since I've been here the always forget it's here.... But it's on the door step alot cheaper than others and still shows all the latest movies... Food and drink still over priced but that's how it is in cinemas... Staff were...More

Thank tickers24
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This small traditional town centre cinema is a real find. It brings back all the grandeur and sense of occasion and community of going to the pictures before the advent of out of town multiplexes. The sound is not as hi-tech but the experience of...More

Thank liz k
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I don't normally write reviews but after visiting the Silver Screen Cinema for the first time to see Dunkirk I felt I should. myself and my wife enjoyed the experience and would definitely not use the big name cinemas again as this is the perfect...More

Thank kev2611
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Folkestone cinema is lovely, and fantastic priced, no bank loan needed to go to this cinema!! I think it was about £5.50!! They show most of the films, you would want to see, they also do pocket money films on a Saturday and Sunday morning...More

Thank Folkestone_Foodies
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Its a treasure and gem of Folkestone. Has a very classic feel to it. Cheap and affordable. After you finish with a movie pop down to 'Weather spoons' or the 'oriental Buffet'.

Thank 538johnny
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This old style cinema is a throwback to the golden age of cinema with lots of velour and velvet curtains.The balcony was a treat with double seats! A real treat.

Thank Mrsmoley2016
Reviewed 14 February 2017

It was great to visit a town centre cinema for the 1st time in about 30 years! I had heard about this cinema from friends and I thought It would be interesting to visit an old fashioned style cinema. I took my nephew there last...More

Thank KentishManofKent
Reviewed 27 January 2017

love this place, like stepping back in time, decided to watch Moana here, as it was only £2.50 each, rather than loads more at cineworld, however after petrol to Folkestone from Ashford, paying to park and buying snacks, it prob didn't work out much cheaper!...More

Thank Rnkt
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Lily B
11 February 2017|
Response from Chris L | Property representative |
Driving License, UK Passport, Validate UK Card, or official student / travel photocard where the card-holder's age or date-of-birth is clearly displayed.
26 January 2015|
Response from lucybuck | Reviewed this property |
Hi, there is a pay and display car park next next to Lidle. This is just at the back(the road behind the cinema.