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Vue West End
Cranbourn Street, Leicester Square
- +44 871 224 0240
Although conveniently located I wasn't impressed with my first experience at Vue Leicester Square. A fairly average selection of films were showing even though there were a few good films out and service at the kiosk to buy tickets was slooooow. It was a Monday night, empty cinema that smelled really bad! I suppose I am biased as the film we watched was so rubbish but even with a cheap ticket...more
Fairly decent movie-going experience as UK theaters go. Here's the thing, though. How/Why is it that UK theaters don't do butter on popcorn? WTF, people!? It's weird enough that I have to tolerate no ice in my fountain soda, but no butter for my popcorn? And while I do enjoy the choices offered of salty or sweet popcorn, I want my artificial butter flavoring.
Staffers are nice, and I gather...more
The only reason I came here is because it is close to work. And I had free tickets.
It is an expensive, smelly cinema. Completely lacking in charm and customer service. It's really expensive, which probably explains why it's never full. The screens are big though. And the popcorn is salty.
One of the staff members yelled at me for not mentioning that I had a free ticket BEFORE I told...more
Of the remaining Leicester Square cinemas, this one is probably the one I hate the least.
I have relatively fond memories of going to this cinema when it was still Warner Village. Luckily it's all been refurbed since those days, but the silly amount of escalators remain!
The seats aren't really very raked but they aren't completely flat, either, at least not on screen 3, where we went a few...more
I'm not a fan of this place.
When it was new in the 90's it was refreshingly different, being the most modern cinema on the block and a fresh faced brand (back when it was called Warner Bros West End).
Now it feels like a mess. Cinemas have moved on. The layout of this place isn't very good and you will find yourself having to run out of the auditorium and up or down some escalators just to...more