REGIONAL, CASUAL PUB FARE. SOME MIGHT EVEN CALL US A GASTRO-PUB.
Owners Jaspal Singh of New York City and Dr. Drew Chas of Middletown along with Chef Brian Schroeder bring you 1861, a gastro-pub in Middletown, DE. Situated between two waterways, Middletown has long been a place for weary travelers to rest their feet - but more importantly a place to eat and drink. 1861, whose name is inspired by the year the town was founded, offers a comfortable dining experience in a casual yet elegant space where diners can enjoy simple, clean cuisine made with the local ingredients brought to you by knowledgeable an accommodating staff.
Signature Cocktails, regional microbrews, and hand selected wine varietals are carefully chosen to compliment the seasonal menu. The carefully crafted cocktail list combines freshly squeezed juices and infused liquors. 1861 is a great choice for date night, family night, girl's night, or a place to enjoy the game and can provide an intimate space for larger groups for rehearsal dinners for other special occasions, and can accommodate all of your catering needs.