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Terrific cultural space ; reserve a private screening room.

On a cold, rainy SCLC day, there's no better place to be than in one of the two private screening... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2019
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Delicious food among Mexicans

We came to the Cinema because the Restaurant on the roof looked very comfy. We both had baked... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2018
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Established in 2004, the Independent Cultural Forum Kinoki is a place to tell and analize our reality without censorships nor limits, in an open, conscious, comprehensive and intercultural way.3 movie and documentary showtimes per day. We also have...more
Belizario Dominguez 5-A, Planta Alta, San Cristobal de las Casas 29200, Mexico
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Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

On a cold, rainy SCLC day, there's no better place to be than in one of the two private screening rooms, watching a movie of your choice from the 100's available. You can consult Kinoki's Facebook page to get information on daily/weekly public sceenings of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bmillerOaxaca
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We came to the Cinema because the Restaurant on the roof looked very comfy. We both had baked potatoes and they were Great! Also, they have a menu only for tea, the herbal chai is super tasty!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank nemake
Reviewed 2 September 2018

Occasionally, a film shown at Kinoki is exceptional, but there have been too many duds shown this summer. In addition, too few feature films are shown with only three this August. Be sure to check the quality of the film on Rotten Tomatoes website as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Geoffrey A
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

There is a very nice roof terrace with a beautiful view of the city. The food really tasry and service is great!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ACO3891
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Where else can you find a catalogue of classic films from all over the world, choose something you have always wanted to see or experiment with something totally out of your orbit, then sit in a comfortable livingroom-style sofa or armchair with a group of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Virginia C
Reviewed 4 May 2018

I went on a Monday night for a "movie. The cost is 30 Pesos. The cinema is small, old and cute. It was supposed to be a screening related to Freud according to the schedule. It was an old documentary of BBC of poor quality...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank Stavros M
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit, especially if you are stuck for something to do. You can choose to hire a a room between friends for 250$ and choose your film or go to a scheduled screening for 30$. A small quaint little theatre with restaurant /cafe attached,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Yunus M
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

As a vegan, Kinoki became one of my go-to spots in San Cris. They offered vegan options and were willing to veganize requests. The tea is amazing and I'm not really a tea drinker. Wonderful smoothies, too! The menu is large, but not overwhelming. Wonderful...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank PCady
Reviewed 4 March 2017

if you are looking for a great slice of san cristobal's cultural scene this is the place to go, movies, art, cultural awareness, music: you name it, one can find it here. the owner has dedicated her energy for many years to allowing so many...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank Cisco D
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We went to several of Kinoki's movies during our stay in San Cris. Theater fine, though seats small for overweight people like us. They also have small theaters with huge recliner chairs that one can rent for a higher price and select the movie to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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