Upcoming Events


January 20th- Live Music by Jesse Patton-Dougherty 8-11pm
January 26th- Bell’s Brewery Hopslam Ale Release Party & Live Music by Cap’n NoMo 5-8pm
January 27th- Live Music by Paul Lewis 8-11pm
February 14th- Valentine’s Day 2018, Dinner Specials & Cocktail Specials begin at 5pm. Reservations highly recommended.

February 24th- Live Music by Jesse Patton-Dougherty

March 17th- St. Patty’s Day 2018 Party, Live Music by Jesse Patton Dougherty 8-11pm, Dinner & Cocktail Specials TBD.

March 23rd- Live Music by Rich Wagner
April 14th- Live Music by Jesse Patton-Dougherty



Private Events

Private Events & Catering Services are available in our charming restaurant space, off-site at an event venue, or in your home.
Private Events can include birthday parties, rehearsal dinners, weddings, bridal showers, baby showers, and more!

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



$15 Taco Tuesday- includes special Margarita & 3 tacos



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



$1 Oysters








“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.