Little Café


The kitchen closes by 8:30pm | Last call at 9:00pm

Friday: 5pm-9:30pm
Saturday: 5pm-9:30pm
Sunday: 5pm-9:30pm
Monday: 5pm-9:30pm
Tuesday: Cafe Closed
Wednesday: 5pm-9:30pm
Thursday: 5pm-9:30pm


Located in Rochester, New York’s artsy, energetic East End, our Little Theatre Café has been a downtown destination since 1994. We provide affordable dishes, desserts, specialty drinks, and wine and beer in a comfortable, casual atmosphere, with live music whenever the pandemic allows.

cafe entrance

Music at the Little Café is made possible in part thanks to the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature.

Support provided by the New York State Council on the Arts

Little Theater Members receive 10% off.    Prices include sales tax for convenience.
Menu subject to change.

Quiche, Soup, and Appetizers

Cheese and Fruit Plate $12 • Berries, Cheddar, Swiss, and Brie, with crackers

Avocado Toast (vegan) $9 • Diced Tomato, Kosher Salt, Extra Virgin Olive Oil, on panini bread, or rye

Spinach Tomato Feta Quiche $9 with cup of Soup Du Jour or Garden Side Salad $14

Pepperoni Pizza Logs (4) $9 • with pizza sauce

Bavarian Soft Pretzels (3) $8 • served Honey Dijon mustard

Soup Du Jour Cup $6 Bowl $7


Garden side Salad (vegan, gf) $6 • Mixed Greens, Tomato, Onion, Cucumber, Chickpeas, Balsamic Dressing

Cup of Soup and Garden Salad $11

Greek Salad $12 • Mixed Greens, Tomato, Cucumber, Onion, Chickpeas, Kalamata Olives, Feta,

Greek Vinaigrette

Berry Pecan Salad (vegan, gf, contains tree nuts) $14 • Mixed Greens, Strawberries, Blueberries, Craisins, Cucumber, Pecans, Balsamic Vinaigrette

add chicken $4

Sandwiches served on Di Paolo bread with chips and a pickle

Corned Beef Reuben $16 • Rye Bread, Swiss Cheese, Corned Beef, 1000 Island Dressing, Sauerkraut

Grilled Cheese Panini (substitute vegan cheese add $2) $10 • Swiss, Provolone, Tomatoes

Black Bean Burger (vegan) $14 • with Avocado, Mixed Greens, Tomato, Chipotle sauce, and Vegan Cheese

Tuscan Chicken Panini $15 • Roasted Red Peppers, Onions, Basil Pesto, Roasted Sliced Chicken, Provolone

Chicken Cordon Bleu Panini $15 • Roasted Sliced Chicken, Prosciutto, Swiss Cheese, Honey-Dijon

Desserts and Drinks

The Little Café offers a rotating variety of cakes, pies and pastries, as well as tea, coffee, specialty espresso drinks, and local beer and wine.