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Mile End Genesis Cinema
93-95 Mile End RoadStepneyLondonE1 4UJ
- +44 (0)20 7780 2000
Beautiful old cinema that's been open around 15 years in Stepney.
Fab shows. Locally owned. Reasonable prices. Low key. Beer.more
Living nearby, I always give this cinema a go, especially since I like the comfy sofas of the studio 5. Shame it is badly managed: it smells, the air conditioning too high takes away the enjoinment, on one occasion there was no one attending the bar and staff doesn't generally stand out for good manners. Overall, it'd be fine to pay £5-6 for a cinema experience of this kind, but in fact you...more
Visited the cinema on Sunday for the first time since 2009. It used to be quite grotty and a bit of a dump - it is the complete opposite now! Gentrified, perhaps, hipster - moreso, but wow what a transformation! Awesomely friendly and helpful staff, nice coffees and snacks available and a pretty much complete refurbishment whilst retaining the affordable prices. Will be coming again more often...more
The coolest cinema in london. Has a couple of nice bars, and serves great coffee, and savouries. Kind and professional staff. I like the architecture of the building. It evokes an atmosphere. There is free wifi, and it would be an attractive place to go to just for the foyer bar.
To my recollection, genesis occasionally has it's own special events (such as screening vintage films) and late...more
Genesis is by far my favourite cinema in London! It always surprises me that they show recent films and normal adult prices are so reasonable!
Cheap wednesdays are an absolute treat too and if you book online you can just pick up your tickets and go in! I have even been pleasantly a few time showing up braced to pay for a whopping (read: actually really cheap) ticket and they were having a...more