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.

City Screen Picturehouse York

Closes in 16 min: 11:00 - 23:00
Open today: 11:00 - 23:00
Review Highlights
A good cinema

Centrally located with a bar and bar food overlooking the River Ouse. The programme is very varied... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beverley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Don’t tell everyone...

A firm favourite on any trip to York, I love the ambience, the staff are are very cool, and it... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
Chris L
Beverley, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 70 reviews
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
Closes in 16 min
Hours Today: 11:00 - 23:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
As featured in Best Food in York
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
13-17 Coney Street, York YO1 9QL, England
+44 871 902 5747
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around York
from US$52,30
More Info
from US$19,60
More Info
from US$54,90
More Info
from US$65,40
More Info
Reviews (70)
Filter reviews
68 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews great cinema independent cinema riverside bar cinema experience city centre movie screening films auditorium tickets vue theatre walls
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 68 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Centrally located with a bar and bar food overlooking the River Ouse. The programme is very varied and includes live comedy. Drinks are priced slightly high and the food similarly. However a good cinema.

Thank PhilipH2201
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Coffee is not great, i couldn’t work out which coffee they have and didn’t want to wait on the staff to ask a question when i waited 5 minutes at the bar to be acknowledged. It is very expensive for what it is and staff...More

Thank Elmcax
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Tim was kind and clever as he handled my situation. He was thorough and professional dealing with my food to take home and appeared to be very calm.

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

Had a nice couple of hours viewing latest film Jurassic World :Fallen Kingdom , This Cinema is really nice inside with attractive views over the river and also has a bar inside it as well , always a pleasure to go there .

Thank misterwoo08
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Staff are super rude. Drinks purchased upstairs can’t be taken downstairs. Silly policy, silly staff. Bad attitudes, won’t be back.

Thank markbQ7480UU
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

A firm favourite on any trip to York, I love the ambience, the staff are are very cool, and it reminds me of my student days. Don’t let that put you off! Good beers, a good choice of teas, coffees etc and the food is...More

Thank Chris L
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Visited as a family to see Ready Player One on a Sunday night. Small problem with taking American Express payments, one till wouldn't take it. Cost for family ticket was around £30, we didn't get any refreshments. Seats were comfortable, staff friendly. Did the job...More

Thank Selena A
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I visited this cinema twice on a recent visit to York and I found it a delight. The staff are very friendly, the bar is good with plenty of seats and the auditoriums ( I saw Isle of Dogs on Screen 1 and Ghost Stories...More

Thank gregbuzwell
Reviewed 27 March 2018

We live in York and it’s the only cinema we go to, because it’s close, we like art films and we are members. But I am fed up with the awful loos. They smell of rancid fat from the kitchen and the flush never works...More

Thank Peter_and_Jane_York
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

I am a long term patron of the City Screen. Go back to when it was THE City Screen in the Museum Gardens. Go to the cinema mostly weekly. And mostly here. Sunday last the place was appalling. Uncleared tables for nearly an hour. Place...More

4  Thank shakirayork
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 46 nearby hotels
Park Inn by Radisson York
2 520 reviews
.08 km away
The Judges Lodging
1 247 reviews
.16 km away
Travelodge York Central Micklegate
320 reviews
.21 km away
The Grand Hotel & Spa
4 679 reviews
.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1 006 nearby restaurants
Bettys Cafe Tea Rooms - York
6 005 reviews
.13 km away
The Whippet Inn
2 309 reviews
.11 km away
820 reviews
.02 km away
Pitcher & Piano - York
1 265 reviews
.04 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 430 nearby attractions
Mansion House
66 reviews
.10 km away
The Bars
41 reviews
.20 km away
All Saints Church
39 reviews
.11 km away
St. Martin's Church
27 reviews
.07 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
29 January 2017|
Response from Crazybaresi | Reviewed this property |
I think you would have to ring the cinema direct. There is a membership scheme at this cinema as it is an independent