E Street Cinema is an eight-screen luxury movie theatre specializing in first-run independent and foreign language films, documentary features and classic revivals.
In addition to high quality programming, the theatre is committed to state-of-the art film presentation. It features large screens with excellent, clear sightlines, stadium seating in the larger houses, Dolby Digital sound, amenities including upscale concessions and an espresso bar, and 3 hours of reduced rate parking within the building’s garage (with validation), Monday through Friday after 5pm and anytime on weekends.
Designed by Brooks Graham, interior designer with the Graham Little Studio, and designer of many Landmark theatres including the Bethesda Row Cinema in Bethesda, MD, the E Street Cinema is an aesthetically unique and appealing destination for downtown film buffs.
The E Street Cinema is located in the Lincoln Square Building (555 11th Street, NW), with its entrance on E Street between 10th and 11th Street. Located one block from Metro Center Station and four blocks from the Gallery Place/Chinatown Station, it is the District’s most Metro-accessible movie theatre, within easy walking distance from all five Metro lines.
Enjoy a drink before or after the show:
"Best Theatre", "Best Drinks at the Movies" (Best of Washington, 2010 Readers' Poll) -WASHINGTONIAN MAGAZINE
"Best Place to See a Movie" (First Place, 2010, 2009 Readers' Polls) -WASHINGTON CITY PAPER
"Best Place to Watch a Movie" (2009) -THE WASHINGTON POST (EXPRESS NIGHT OUT)
"Best Movie Theatre" (2006, 2005) -WASHINGTON BLADE
"A New D.C. Landmark" (2004) -THE WASHINGTON POST