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Cinemas, theatres, shows, gigs, jazz and folk music for the Granton (Edinburgh) area. Use these brilliant websites to find out what films, plays, concerts, gigs and shows are on in the Granton (Edinburgh) area and around Edinburgh. You can read the reviews and see maps of the locations.
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Even locals need to watch WhereCanWeGo.com or they never know what they missed!

Overview of events in the Edinburgh area. Click 'More' for the detail

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Whats On around Edinburgh - cinema, theatre, live music, festivals, plays. The site lists films, plays, concerts, gigs and shows running or about to run around Edinburgh.

Read the reviews and see the locations. Plan your night out on just one page! A brilliant site!

Cinemas around Edinburgh

Vue

Omni Leisure Building 11, 61 Leith St, Edinburgh EH1 3AU, UK – 0345 308 4620

Superb seats with loads of leg-room, plus head-rest. Sound and film quality faultless. Easy to book online and collect tickets on arrival (but no option to scan QR code at self-service machine).

Seats are comfi and you get lots of space for yourself and the location is perfect. However: - Sound is not that impressive at all, for that kind of very "blockbustery" cinemas (if you're sensible to this kind of things, if not, the sound is not bad, it's just not great either). - Don't bother paying for the VIP seats, because you'll end up with youngster all around you, laughing for hours because they took the seat they weren't supposed to. - The snack staff is the slowest I have seriously ever seen in my whole life. And the queuing system is super messy, which doesn't help. Worst experience ever, 25 minutes to get some popcorn ON A TUESDAY NIGHT.

Vue

Ocean Dr, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, UK – 0345 308 4620

Screens 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 now have leather recliner chairs throughout (plus screen 12 soon and the refurb of 1, 2, and 3 will start soon). Very comfy. Try not to fall asleep though! They have really good 4k projectors that ensure a high quality picture even when the film isn't in 4k. Although some have dead pixels (such as screen 8) which is very very distracting to me. I love this Vue. It used to be the best place in Edinburgh for quality and price but now you pay more for that quality and it isn't always worth it but if they install recliners in all their screens then they will be absolutely amazing.

Good selection of films and good show times. Refreshments are horrendously overpriced for what you actually get - top tip is to book first and pickup at the self-service kiosk, thus avoiding any human interaction or being oversold popcorn. The Mark Strong voiceover before every movie goes on rather a lot and there aren't usually enough trailers - just loads of daft car adverts and other adverts for things you'd never afford/buy in the first place, followed by an extremely LONG advert FOR THE CINEMA which is stupid because you're IN THE CINEMA. If looking for an authentic cinema experience - go elsewhere are there are plenty of independent cinemas in Edinburgh. Totally fine for a jaunt to catch the latest major release however - not usually packed out (unlike ther other Vues in Edinburgh) and shops nearby are decent.

Omni Centre

Greenside Row, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK – 0131 524 7770

We came here to go to the cinema. The building is huge with a big glass front and some rather cool giraffe sculptures outside. Lots of chain restaurants inside so your pretty standard affair. Only complaint was we found it difficult to find where to buy the tickets for the cinema. Ended up using a small computer in the corner by the snack bar (which was huge) cinema itself was lovely. Modern and comfortable with lots of leg room.

Omni has been able to weather the storm of change that many other Edinburgh malls haven't. It has remained relevant and updated itself. Modern atmosphere with bat's, restaurants and a cinema. Excellent location and superbly managed facilities

Theatres for Edinburgh

Omni Centre

Greenside Row, Edinburgh EH1 3AA, UK – 0131 524 7770

We came here to go to the cinema. The building is huge with a big glass front and some rather cool giraffe sculptures outside. Lots of chain restaurants inside so your pretty standard affair. Only complaint was we found it difficult to find where to buy the tickets for the cinema. Ended up using a small computer in the corner by the snack bar (which was huge) cinema itself was lovely. Modern and comfortable with lots of leg room.

Omni has been able to weather the storm of change that many other Edinburgh malls haven't. It has remained relevant and updated itself. Modern atmosphere with bat's, restaurants and a cinema. Excellent location and superbly managed facilities

Vue

Ocean Dr, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ, UK – 0345 308 4620

Screens 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11 now have leather recliner chairs throughout (plus screen 12 soon and the refurb of 1, 2, and 3 will start soon). Very comfy. Try not to fall asleep though! They have really good 4k projectors that ensure a high quality picture even when the film isn't in 4k. Although some have dead pixels (such as screen 8) which is very very distracting to me. I love this Vue. It used to be the best place in Edinburgh for quality and price but now you pay more for that quality and it isn't always worth it but if they install recliners in all their screens then they will be absolutely amazing.

Good selection of films and good show times. Refreshments are horrendously overpriced for what you actually get - top tip is to book first and pickup at the self-service kiosk, thus avoiding any human interaction or being oversold popcorn. The Mark Strong voiceover before every movie goes on rather a lot and there aren't usually enough trailers - just loads of daft car adverts and other adverts for things you'd never afford/buy in the first place, followed by an extremely LONG advert FOR THE CINEMA which is stupid because you're IN THE CINEMA. If looking for an authentic cinema experience - go elsewhere are there are plenty of independent cinemas in Edinburgh. Totally fine for a jaunt to catch the latest major release however - not usually packed out (unlike ther other Vues in Edinburgh) and shops nearby are decent.

Vue

Omni Leisure Building 11, 61 Leith St, Edinburgh EH1 3AU, UK – 0345 308 4620

Superb seats with loads of leg-room, plus head-rest. Sound and film quality faultless. Easy to book online and collect tickets on arrival (but no option to scan QR code at self-service machine).

Seats are comfi and you get lots of space for yourself and the location is perfect. However: - Sound is not that impressive at all, for that kind of very "blockbustery" cinemas (if you're sensible to this kind of things, if not, the sound is not bad, it's just not great either). - Don't bother paying for the VIP seats, because you'll end up with youngster all around you, laughing for hours because they took the seat they weren't supposed to. - The snack staff is the slowest I have seriously ever seen in my whole life. And the queuing system is super messy, which doesn't help. Worst experience ever, 25 minutes to get some popcorn ON A TUESDAY NIGHT.

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UK Gig Guide - search for music events and gigs of all kinds near Edinburgh, or in Edinburgh, or across the UK. Currently it has a large panel of adverts across the top of the site but preserver down the page and you will usually find what you need. You can also find various kinds of bands for weddings, etc.

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