Central Cinema

Indie Movies
1411 21st Ave (at E Union St)
Seattle, WA 98122
(206) 686-6684


  • Central Cinema is less a movie theater and more a DIY cinema space that serves beer and encourages you to heckle shitty cinema. Bring your squad or your tinder date because this place is amazing.
  • Throw spoons at the screen. Bonus points if you're not even watching The Room.
  • Cheap movies, excellent food, and a good time. I <3 this place!
  • Menu sucks if you are gluten free. Eat before hand
  • come early for your screenings to see some retro, hilarious and/or WTF pre-show entertainment
  • you can order lots of great food, beer, and wine to your seat. they show lots of indie films and second-run films. saw Fight Club again a few months ago there.
  • You can re-order from your phone...So incredible!!
  • Seattle's only dinner-and-a-movie theater offers menu items with lots of kid-appeal, including pigs-in-a-blanket with turkey or tofu dogs and wood-fired pizzas.Powered by ParentsConnect.com
  • Love their sing-along movies, their fresh-popped popcorn with real butter and their pizza topped with thinly sliced potatoes, rosemary and olives.
  • Curry & butter popcorn. 'Nuff said.
  • Get the Field Roast Smoked Apple Sage Pig in a Blanket and their Creme Brulee!
  • One of my all time favorite spots. Go for hecklevision, order a pizza and a bottle of red.
  • Trivia, popcorn
  • Popcorn + yeast + booze = movies
  • One of my favorite places. The sing-a-longs are great
  • So happy to have finally made it here for 1 of their notorious trivia nights and it sure did not disappoint. I love the size of this place because it never gets too crowded. The food also is awesome!
  • The John Candy. Trust me.
  • Great for cartoon happy hour and anything that is in Hecklevision
  • Thursday cartoon nights
  • Do yourself a favor, order the pickeld nibbles!

Nearby places

2308 E Union St (at 23rd Ave)
2001 E Union St (at 20th Ave)
2514 E Cherry St (at 25th Ave)