We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Old Time Favorite

I can always count on something great from the Little Theatre. Had a little something from the... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2015
sea4me33040
,
Key West, Florida
A Great Indie Movie Theatre!

Enjoy an old time movie experience in a landmark movie theatre with real popcorn Have dinner in... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2015
Lynda G
,
Rochester, New York, United States
Read all 132 reviews
4
All photos (4)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good15%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
23 Sep 2018
“Comfy seat, beautiful building”
4 Mar 2018
“Love”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
-6°
Dec
-3°
-10°
Jan
-1°
-9°
Feb
Contact
240 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14604-2637
Website
+1 585-258-0400
Call
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Rochester
from US$127.93
More Info
from US$16.00
More Info
from US$15.00
More Info
Reviews (132)
There are newer reviews for Little Theatre
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
132 results
Traveller rating
104
21
6
0
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
104
21
6
0
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 30 of 132 reviews
Reviewed 18 August 2015

I can always count on something great from the Little Theatre. Had a little something from the cafe, as we listened to a wonderful band, "Big Blue Band". The cafe is very casual, order your food and they bring it to the table...food was fresh...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank sea4me33040
Reviewed 18 June 2015

Enjoy an old time movie experience in a landmark movie theatre with real popcorn Have dinner in the Café ahead of time. Five off the beaten path movies to choose from. There's always something to see and good stuff to eat. Have a glass of...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Lynda G
Reviewed 12 April 2015

This independant movie theater helps Rochester give character. The choice of movies, the gigs by local musicians, the display of the works by local artists, the delicious food and baked goods in a cozy place is a breath of fresh air in an America of...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Lieve B
Reviewed 29 March 2015

We went to the Little for the first time in a decade yesterday and were not disappointed. It offers at tasty fresh-baked goodies, gourmet coffee, traditional popcorn, and an audience that does not talk during the film! Yes, these film goers know it is not...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank charleyb731
Reviewed 16 March 2015

We go in streaks when it comes to seeing movies at the Little. We are downtown all of the time but when we do see movies we tend to go for the suburban stadium seating... we need to stop doing that and be more diligent...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Fondue4two
Reviewed 12 March 2015

I've eaten here before, but last night I was very pleasantly surprised when I saw that they'd added two items from the Orange Glory Café to their menu, a spinach burger and a lentil burger--thus expanding their limited but good vegetarian items. Orange Glory is...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Ken M
Reviewed 8 February 2015

I remember back in my high school years making the trip to the The Little to see Akira and Hoop Dreams. This was before I really got into my whole independent film craze. I don't come here as much as I like, but I usually...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank BillK455
Reviewed 18 January 2015

My girlfriend and I decided to attend the Little Theatre last night to see Selma. I appreciate the Little for the opportunity to view independent movies and movies that are only offered on select theatres. We arrived at 7pm, tge next showing if our movie...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank Simplymia818
Reviewed 13 January 2015

An Oasis, along with the Eastman Theatre, for movie lovers. I have only been in the main theatre (not smaller theatres 2-5) and I enjoyed the old-timey size and atmosphere - and the movie. There is a campaign to replace the seats in the main...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank TomX
Reviewed 9 January 2015

We love to go to the Little Theatre. We start with dinner; they have a limited menu but the food in fresh and delicious and you can get vegetarian and vegan choices (just leave out the cheese). They also serve wine. The popcorn is fresh...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank NanaKiki48
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 nearby hotels
Inn On Broadway
165 reviews
.16 km away
The East Avenue Inn & Suites
484 reviews
.36 km away
The Strathallan Rochester Hotel & Spa - a DoubleTree by Hilton
1,102 reviews
.71 km away
Hilton Garden Inn Rochester Downtown
557 reviews
.81 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,471 nearby restaurants
Tournedos Steakhouse
162 reviews
.15 km away
Veneto Woodfired Pizza & Pasta
125 reviews
.18 km away
Hart's Local Grocers
53 reviews
.06 km away
Spot Coffee
93 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 280 nearby attractions
The Strong National Museum of Play
1,959 reviews
.54 km away
Geva Theatre Center
303 reviews
.71 km away
Eastman Theatre
122 reviews
.33 km away
Roc Brewing Co.
40 reviews
.31 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Little Theatre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines