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This is the best theatre in the city. With its avant garde feel, this theatre is wonderful. A cafe... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Moondanced
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Rochester, New York
via mobile
Comfy seat, beautiful building

We were here for the first time during the Fringe Festival for some theater plays and a comedy show... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
savvyexploring
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Rochester, New York, United States
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23 Sep 2018
“Comfy seat, beautiful building”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best theatre in the city. With its avant garde feel, this theatre is wonderful. A cafe to enjoy wine and a snack that is often filled with live music, local artist work and the independent films will keep anyone in the know...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Moondanced
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We were here for the first time during the Fringe Festival for some theater plays and a comedy show in the back building in Theater 5. The theater was nice, cute little cafe, and nice facility. The chairs were comfy and my feet didn't stick...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank savvyexploring
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Wasted 20 minutes trying to purchase gift certificate for Mom. When you transition to payment the billing address is automatically over written by the shipping address.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank bacum
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Independent movie house that expands ones horizons. The theatre is a historic building with what you’d expect for seats. The cafe is wonderful with a menu that would suite anyone. The films are great!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Moondanced
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great theater for art & independent films. Cafe serving dinners, desserts, wine, makes a great place to get dinner/dessert before or after film. Live music featuring local musicians in the cafe is another draw for weekend entertainment. Concession counter offers baked goods in addition to...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Freespirit134
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

I just love this place! The atmosphere is fantastic. It has 4 cozy little movie theaters. With a quant feeling. It has a small Bristo type. Lite meals, desserts and adult beverages with a great selection of live music. Every time I have been the...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank mike_brookshire
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

A pleasant evening at the Little Cafe with live music on a Monday night. A light menu of sandwiches, salads, pizza and nightly specials to choose from with beer and wine options too.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Comfortable seating, excellent popcorn, friendly staff, and oh yeah... they choose some pretty good movies too. :o)

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MiamiSpy
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The venue has the most spectacular vibe! The friendliness of the people and the food/desserts that are offered is grand! Great place to feel like you are away from the typical theatre but close to home!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Moondanced
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The Little is awesome if you want to see movies beyond the blockbusters that most theaters show. They show a wide variety of independent films and have amazing treats!

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Ilka D
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