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Christmas Pyjama Party!

Had a brilliant time with family and friends last night at the Christmas Pjay event. Happy staff... read more

Reviewed today
B2309
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London, United Kingdom
Wonderful independent cinema

What a great place this is. Comfortable seating, some really different options in the bar for food... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Gurnox
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Witham, United Kingdom
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In contrast to other large multiplex-cinemas in Leicester Square, this is a little gem of a theater tucked away around the corner of the busy square, which shows cult classics and modern movies at reasonable prices.
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7 Leicester Place, London WC2H 7BY, England
Soho
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Reviewed today

Had a brilliant time with family and friends last night at the Christmas Pjay event. Happy staff who were so relaxed and happy to help and the place was clean throughout the night. Other viewers were so respectful; a couple of snores as you'd expect,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank B2309
Reviewed yesterday

I thought this was voted best cinema in London? Wouldn't go here again for free. Where to start... went to see Die Hard and the seating is TERRIBLE, it actually slopes downward away from the tiny screen and isn't staggered so the tall guy in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SteveW1991
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great place this is. Comfortable seating, some really different options in the bar for food and drink and well selected films. A must visit for any cinema goer!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gurnox
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We went to the Prince Charles Theatre for an all night horror movie festival. It was mostly locals and a few tourists like us. The theatre is from the 60s or 70s so it's a basic long box with a smallish screen at the end....More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank vanos954
Reviewed 5 October 2018

This is a cute little cinema in the heart of the west end and has a very different feel from your large chains. I didn't like the way the seating are dips to a V in the middle with the screen raised up high so...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Helen B
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

This cinema shows some real classics with interactive performances depending on the event. Seen an array of films that always proved an experience. Seen rocky horror picture show with live drag and options to heckle and join in karaoke or dance. That alone is worth...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank James H
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We were here to see a showing of The Room and we had an amazing experience. The cinema is really cool. The bar is great it has lots of interesting beers on offer. We travelled from Belfast to go to this showing. If we lived...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Louise W
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This independent cinema really has a one of a kind atmosphere. It plays the best in new indie films, cult classics and more.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Amy B
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I use this cinema all the time, either for films I missed or was too young to see years ago. Certain films will get introduced and will be shown on original film, some people do misunderstand this and complain about the quality, personally i think...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank James A
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This was my first visit to Prince Charles, but it looks like they always have different and interesting events/screenings going on rather than what they show at your run-of-the-mill standard cinemas. Great to see an independent cinema offering a different experience. Event was well organised,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Tillpop
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The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho
hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a
compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars,
and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red
Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene –
and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping
enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's
greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the
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thaisdejp
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Response from Steve F | Reviewed this property |
You betchya it does!!!
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We got our tickets about 4 weeks in advance. Just need to keep checking the website.
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Response from 366CarolineB366 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Young people actively encouraged to see film and theatre now. Worth asking if there are any ticket deals. Unless they can get tickets through their mobile phone provider. Easy to check the film certificates. Might be... More
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