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Carlton Cinema

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Address: Carlton Cinema 29 St. Mildreds Road, Westgate-on-Sea CT8 8RE, England
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+44 1843 832019
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A friendly local cinema

This cinema is a little gem, not only are the tickets a bargain but the staff are really nice and helpful. You can still detect how grand it must have been in its heyday plus it... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
Mabelle P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This cinema is a little gem, not only are the tickets a bargain but the staff are really nice and helpful. You can still detect how grand it must have been in its heyday plus it offers special events and showings. I love it. I have to travel to get there but it is well worth it for the nostalgia... More 

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Thank Mabelle P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely place, not to bad for an old cinema! Friendly and helpful staff! Nice that the kids can't get lost... only because it's not that big!

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Thank Dawn S
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

thanks for your very supportive comments and we are very pleased to have you as a Carlton patron. Hope to see you again soon. More 

Kent, England, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love going to this cinema, all the screening rooms are comfortable and comforting, it's a cross between going out and staying at home. You won't find better prices or a better variety of screenings, it knocks the new cinema chains into a cocked hat....Newer and bigger do NOT always mean better...We desperately need to support and keep places like... More 

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Thank physiofred
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

We are delighted with your comments. We want everyone who comes to leave having had a really good experience and clearly we have succeeded in your case. Look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to live near Kingston on Thames, going to the cinema was a £30 event. We decided to see La La Land near our near home at the Carlton Cinema at Westgate. 5 minutes in the car, easily parking on a side street, just around the corner from the Carlton then admission for 2 was either £2.50 each or... More 

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Thank David D
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

We really appreciate what you have said and that you feel that you are getting good value for money and provide a good experience for everyone who comes to the Carlton. Many thanks. More 

Broadstairs
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend going here. Have been multiple times and have always had a great experience. The staff are so friendly and welcoming, and always there to assist you when needed. The prices are so low, and such great value! The recent refurb in the foyer is lovely, but still retains the original feel of the cinema. Comfy seats,... More 

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Thank Jay V
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

We really appreciate your very positive comments and it`s great that you are a regular customer. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. More 

Margate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We use this local cinema to support its well being and existence as a local cinema offering people the chance to see up to date films at a realistic price and good viewing times. The staff are always polite and helpful and make your visit worthwhile. The 3 screens are always kept clean and the seating comfortable.

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Thank PETER T
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your very positive comments. We aim to please and will go on trying hard More 

Birchington, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An amazing step into a time warp........ However, unless you have paid and collected your tickets pre- performance and do not require any refreshments, only then can you avoid the queue. I try to be loyal to local shops etc, but, in this case i have returned to the Vue, purely as I do not want to stand outside in... More 

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Thank maspas625
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments. We`re glad you have enjoyed the Carlton and take your point entirely about queueing which is a priority to sort as soon as possible. More 

Margate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best cinema I have been to in years cheap prices lovely staff lovely building and drinks etc are not too expensive you must visit!!

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Thank Penny374
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

We are really glad you enjoy the Carlton and get value for money. We always aim to please and look forward to seeing you again very soon. More 

United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I have just defrosted from what was a truly chilling experience at the cinema, unfortunately it wasn't a horror film, Please please please put heating on in screen 2 when it is cold. I was told at the beginning of the film that this was going to happen but it never did. This cinema used to be well run by... More 

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Thank Marmitedude
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

Many apologies for this heating problem. We`ll make sure this doesn`t happen again. More 

Margate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Only about 60 seats in each cinema room, you can choose where you sit when arrive or book in advance to guarantee seats. Really friendly staff. Only £2.50 each every day and easy to park.

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Thank jja20
Kevin S, Public Relations Manager at Carlton Cinema, responded to this review

Thanks for your kind comments. Glad you like coming to the Carlton More 

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