The Playhouse Wetherspoon Colchester


The Playhouse was originally a theatre, dating from 1929. It has since been a cinema and bingo hall, but now is home to Colchester’s ‘Spoons’.

Maintaining  many original features, it is the effect place to stop for a well earned rest and refuel.

Book Tickets



  • Disabled access
  • Disabled toilets


  • Baby changing facilities
  • Children welcome

Leisure Facilities

  • Free WIFI

Property Facilities

  • WiFi or internet access

Map & Directions


Wetherspoon- The Playhouse

Type:Restaurant - Casual Dining

4 St John’s Street, Colchester, Essex, CO2 7AA

Tel: 01206 571003

Opening Times

Season (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)
Monday - Thursday08:00 - 00:00
Friday - Saturday08:00 - 01:00
Sunday08:00 - 00:00

* Due to Covid 19 restrictions and Government Guidelines, we will close at 22:00 until further notice.