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OMG Could they be any slower ????

Went to see a kids movie here recently. As expected it was packed, as it was a treat for all we... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2014
Kilkenny cinema

Not a great selection of films,but the place is small. Staff very nice. Food way over priced... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
County Kilkenny, Ireland
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  • Terrible14%
Aug 6, 2018
“Kilkenny cinema ”
Jan 14, 2017
“Star wars”
Friary Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Not a great selection of films,but the place is small. Staff very nice. Food way over priced . Toilets unclean and needing of work some locks not working. Smells bad.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

We prebooked tickets and still had to que..then hearing gone in cinema absolutely freezing no compensation or alternative offered ..would travel extra not to go here

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank paulinepoopy
Reviewed February 24, 2016

Gave this another shot after a previous negative experience for Deadpool opening . Nothing changed. Chaos in foyer. No ticket kiosk open. Massive food queue/gave up. Filthy smelly toilets. To cap it all. Very low sound from movie & picture not even filling the screen....More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank Tom M
Reviewed February 25, 2015 via mobile

I love this place. It seems to be family run and has a lovely atmosphere about it. Digital sound and picture now. Wednesday nights are great value. €10 gets you admission, a medium popcorn and drink. Where else would you get it???

2  Thank TheMongrel1
Reviewed October 2, 2014

tiny screens poor sound unfriendly staff. I have nothing good to say about this cinema apart from the fact that is in Kilkenny! I suggest using carlow or waterford cinemas if you value your cinematic experience. You'd be better off watching a movie at home...More

Date of experience: August 2014
7  Thank frankie2shoes
Reviewed August 16, 2014

Staff are fantastic, friendly and efficient. Nice clean cinema, good surround sound, very busy, but got in fast.

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank FreetheKerryone
Reviewed August 12, 2014

I dont often go to the cinema, but it was raining buckets, so rare this summer. We had no problems with the queue and it was packed. Staff were friendly. Probably downside and it seems to be a common problem at cinemas- unhealthy snack choices...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank liveIreland
Reviewed January 20, 2014

Went to see a kids movie here recently. As expected it was packed, as it was a treat for all we decided we would get popcorn and drinks......I stood in a Q for over 15 minutes and it still hadn't moved.....the movie started and I...More

Date of experience: December 2013
4  Thank Tilly21
Reviewed December 8, 2013

We go the cinema nearly every week. Love it. Staff are lovely and only complaints are wish they had loyalty cards :)

Date of experience: December 2013
2  Thank Wbearsmom
Reviewed November 29, 2013

OK I'm writing this after giving this place so many chances but at this point I have reached the end of the line. I went this evening for 4.55 show with two of my children. Massive queue, one teenager serving snacks and selling tickets. Automated...More

Date of experience: November 2013
6  Thank Tom M
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