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The best and classiest cinema ever visited

Now that we have settled into our new home in Kessingland and being regular cinema goers, we have... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
Kessingland, United Kingdom
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Proper old style cinema

This is my local cinema, the staff are friendly, it is clean, loads of leg room, there are a... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
Saxmundham, United Kingdom
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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
Leiston 74 High Street, Leiston IP16 4BZ, England
+44 1728 830549
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Now that we have settled into our new home in Kessingland and being regular cinema goers, we have been to Aldeburgh and Lowestoft cinemas respectively and enjoyed both. However tonight we have found the most perfect venue for comfort, decor, cleanliness and hospitality from the...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2018

This is my local cinema, the staff are friendly, it is clean, loads of leg room, there are a variety of seat options too.. 7.1 surround sound is well balanced and not stupidly load as it can be in the multi complex cinemas...

Thank rekab6969
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

This is a small Cinema by modern standards but the picture and sound quality are excellent. You are not to far from the screen. There are premier seats and 2 seater ‘cuddle’ seats as well as standard seating. The staff are friendly and helpful. Temperature...More

Thank leavethecatalone
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Fantastic place a really lovely old cinema and theatre building with the most caring friendly staff. Many congratulations to the lovely ladies that work so hard in keeping this beautiful place thriving.

Thank Squanky
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

My wife Kim and I booked to watch the new Mission Impossible film whilst we were on a caravanning holiday nearby. Online booking was a pleasure and rivalled some of the larger cinema groups in the UK for ease of use. We were welcomed by...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

We have just got back from seeing MammaMia 2. What a wonderful experience. We reserved seats and were met at the door with our tickets, bought huge buckets of popcorn and then went in to the beautiful cinema. The staff were so friendly and the...More

Thank howellscaroline
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Took my son to watch.... incredibles 2. I have been coming to leiston for 40 years and finally managed to get myself (and son) along to the cinema. This is an amazing place, the staff are attentive and friendly, the seat options are standard, premium...More

Thank AdrianWaygood
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I feel very fortunate to be a Leiston resident as Leiston's been blessed with the oldest surviving purpose built cinema in Suffolk!

Thank Inspiration50252
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We are regulars at this Film Theatre now and are never disappointed with the venue. We always pay the extra £2 a person for the Premier seats which allow you to take a drink in and provide a little table for it. An extra bonus...More

Thank Nigel B
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Well if you have not been here you really must. Excellent seating, normal, cuddle , and premier seats ( we always chose premier). Never had a problem with not being able to see the film/show as seats are placed so well. Extra while seating in...More

Thank Cathey W
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