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Afternoon at the movies

My wife and I ventured out to our local Event cinema to see "I can only imagine !" Using our... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Terry T
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Auckland, New Zealand
Star Wars Date Night

Husband wanted to see the new Star Wars 3D - so I made it a Date Night at the Gold Club. As always... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2018
Conscot63
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Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Overrated and under delivered. The food arrived late and was not great. The service, other than at the ticket counter, was below par. The theatre was freezing cold. Overall, other than the seats, not a great experience.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Tabatha1998
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We had issues with purchasing our tickets online. Jaxon who served us helped us figure it out and get to our movie within minutes. Very helpful and we were very satisfied with the service.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank katie i
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Cinema seating in gold class is probably the only reason to use this service. Visited many times the food can be hit or miss, sometimes coming out over cooked. Order a craft beer and was served an opened bottle asked could l please have a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank paulo894
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Since the refurbishment of Gold Class they no longer have call buttons for service and tables for eating. Because there are no tables to eat at avoid ordering anything but finger food. Another option is Gold Class Queen Street which has the original setup with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PeterCr
Reviewed 10 April 2018

My wife and I ventured out to our local Event cinema to see "I can only imagine !" Using our Cinebuzz tickets we were able to see it for $10 each plus get a tea or coffee as part of the deal. Sadly the tea...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Terry T
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

This is the second time we've visited the new entertainment area down stairs. It's so much better than it used to be with a lot more equipment for young kids to use. They now have a staff member on sites which is great when your...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MarianK90
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Husband wanted to see the new Star Wars 3D - so I made it a Date Night at the Gold Club. As always - brilliant service, good food and very comfortable seats. Staff are always friendly, smiling and professional. I recommend the Dim Sum if...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

A nice place to visit the staff are very friendly and attentive we go there at least once or twice a month comfortable seats

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank sandiepeter2016
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Omg, wat a film wat a night. Sit back and relax while watching a film in recliner leather chairs while waiters bring you food and drink, if we had this in the uk I’d gold class every time I went to see a film. Awesome

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 201jayt
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I have gone to this cinema so many times, it feels like another home to me. I love watching movies there with my friends. Because I watch movies there, is the reason I want to be an actor! I love this cinema so much!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank LiamStevens
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