631.775.1500 (Hotel)
631.775.1550 (Restaurant)
428 East Main Street, Riverhead, NY 11901


Rustic Rooms & Spaces for Discerning Private Dining Events & Parties on Long Island

Add elegance to your event on Long Island at The Preston House. Our rustic-chic venues are perfect for private parties, corporate and press events, rehearsal dinners, and other celebrations for both small and large groups.  Choose from three private event spaces for intimate gatherings or reserve the entire restaurant for larger functions. Your event will be catered to perfection, with dazzling New American cuisine ranging from passed hors d’ oeuvres and cocktails to prix fixe and family-style shares.

Start planning your private event at The Preston House on Long Island by selecting a venue and contacting us by email or a Request for Information form.


1905 Wine Lounge

Cellar/ 480 Sq. Ft.
40 guests for cocktails and passed hors d’ oeuvres

Our cellar room wine lounge is perfect for social events and is comprised of the original stonework and concrete flooring of the house built in 1905.  Overlooking the fireplace and an 850-bottle wine vault, this classic and historic, one-of-a-kind space is perfect for happy hour and holiday parties.

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Barn Door Dining Area at The Preston House & Hotel

The Barn Door Room

2nd Floor/ 220 Sq. Ft.
28 guests for seated dinner
35 guests for cocktails and passed hors d’ oeuvres

Featuring the original 1891 barn doors and rich woodwork, this room is the perfect rustic setting for private dinners and cocktail receptions.  For an unforgettable experience, a large chef’s table can be configured in the center of the room.  This space is perfect for social events that enjoy the ambiance of a restaurant, while allowing for intimate conversation between friends.

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Mahogany & Stone Room

Cellar/ 220 Sq. Ft.
18 guests for seated dinner
55″ Flat Screen TV/Teleconference

An intimate and unique space just outside the 1905 Wine Lounge, this room is perfect for private dinners or boardroom lunches. With original stonework and rich wood accents, the room offers historic charm with modern amenities, including audiovisual equipment for meetings and small conferences. For celebratory dinners of up to 18 guests, the space offers a private retreat from the main restaurant.

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