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What To Expect
Historic spaces, modern facilities
The theatre has a beautifully airy front of house area, with café, bars and various seating areas, suitable for everyone. Come and relax with a coffee or tea in our book corner, or keep the little ones entertained in the Kids Zone. Alternatively, take a theatre tour with one of our knowledgeable guides and enjoy a cream tea afterwards.
Eating and Drinking
Cafe and Kitchen
Our friendly café is open from 10am Monday to Saturday, serving freshly made coffee and speciality tea, alongside a range of delicious homemade scones and cakes.
You can also order brunch, dinner and light bite options, with up to eight daily specials – all homemade in our kitchen using the best locally sourced ingredients. Hot food fresh from the kitchen can be ordered until 7pm on show days and 4pm on non-show days. View our menu.
1967 and Dress Circle Bars
Our bars are open an hour before performances and showcase the best beverages Yorkshire has to offer, including draught Black Sheep ale, three different varieties from award winning York Gin distillery and a range of new and old world organic and vegan wines from Yorkshire Vintners.
Perfect For Families
Our Kids Zone is a hit with the families of York. In an area full of natural light, there is ample seating, a dressing-up rail, toys and colouring books and pencils to keep your little tykes entertained.
There is also a great value kids’ menu, accessible toilets, baby changing facilities and plenty of buggy parking.