Upcoming Events


Live Music by Jesse Patton-Dougherty April 8th.


Progressive Bridal Show, April 30th.
Pre-register at www.perfectweddingguide.com/events/1st-delaware-progressive-bridal-show–16745/


Private Events

Private Events & Catering Services are available at any event space (off site), 1861, or your home.

We offer a wide range of menu options and bar packages.

For private events or inquiries about catering services, please email at MBabcock@1861Restaurant.com.



Weekly Specials


Burger, Bourbon, Beer for $15



$5 Small Plate Specials



“Wine” Down- Wine tasting to have customer feedback on new wines to bring onto the list



Tequila Flight & Taco Thursday- $20








“1861 is now the place to be in Middletown for great food and fun!  The owners are young and lively, and strive to please everyone.” – A.J.


“It’s the place to be in Middletown!  Try Jasper’s drink specials!” – V.P.


“The food at 1861 is life changing!  OMG the lamb burger – I’ve never had anything better!” – T.T.