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Electric Cinema

191 Portobello Road, London W11 2ED, England
+44 20 7908 9696
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Electric cinema

Amazing place. Well worth a visit. The ffod and dri ks were really good. The chairs we booked very... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ulrica B
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David you are the best !! BUT the rest of the team is really bad

We've had a lunch on Monday 19 , we are coming for few years now. The food is really good but the... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Sonia B
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191 Portobello Road, London W11 2ED, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing place. Well worth a visit. The ffod and dri ks were really good. The chairs we booked very comfortable and the service great

Thank Ulrica B
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

We've had a lunch on Monday 19 , we are coming for few years now. The food is really good but the service is always bad there unfortunately. People ( staff ) act like they are the owner of this place. Anyway for the first...More

3  Thank Sonia B
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

I have lost count of the number of times I have been here. Worth every single penny and more. Anyone who i want to take out or show London is treated to a wonderful bed, fantastic movie INCREDIBLE food especially the brownies at electric cinema....More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Had a wonderful experience being taken to the lovely Electric Cinema by my children last Saturday. The retro style and decor was first class with comfortable seating, cushions, foot rests, tables with lamps. This was truly an experience and like my children, I am sure...More

1  Thank DOUG Y
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Reviewed February 11, 2018

This was my second visit to Electric Cinema, and I really, really like this concept. Cozy and luxurious. It's a perfect activity if you are bit tired after a long day of exploring London!

3  Thank Edward S
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Reviewed February 11, 2018 via mobile

Husband and I booked a front row bed for date night. The cinema is gorgeous and the beds are luxurious. Such a treat. Would have given 5 stars BUT... the cashmere blankets are too small for the beds ( fine for the armchairs ) and...More

1  Thank whirpool81
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Reviewed January 22, 2018

I received a £40 gift card to use at electric cinema. The 2 we have in London are on portobello road and in Shoreditch. The portobello branch is one of the oldest working cinema's in the country and that in itself is a good excuse...More

1  Thank Kathleen M
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Reviewed January 19, 2018

Being one of the oldest cinemas in London, it has retained all its original charm. They even have the old fashioned film display board and till!. We had the front bed seats, which I was a bit embarrassed to lay on at first, but once...More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

We booked the beds at the front, and they are every bit as good as they look in the pictures. Ridiculously comfortable and indulgent. The other seats and couches looked great too. Agree with others about the price of food and drinks being slightly eye-watering,...More

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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

I was very pleased to receive a gift card for the electric cinema for quite a large amount of money. However due to work commitments abroad I was unable to use them within the time allotted. On calling the cinima to see if I could...More

5  Thank Gregory B
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Megan c
March 20, 2018|
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Response from PollyR_100 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Megan, It may be too late for this response, but just in case... I think the man that died in the cinema was the Vue in Birmingham (it was an electrical seat I think), so not connected to the Electric Cinema (as far as... More
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Cherry b
March 18, 2018|
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Response from FlGmaTraveler | Reviewed this property |
I only went to Notting Hill. All I can say is it’s about the experience. If you just want a movie theatre then go anywhere. If you want a to create memories and have an experience then Notting Hill is a MUST!
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JoanOk
June 17, 2017|
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Response from beautiful12017 | Reviewed this property |
Howdy yes there are blankets no need for pillows as the already have large headrest type support. I have been on the bed myself but I've noticed these things plenty of times.
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