As a full service event team, Michael’s Harborside Catering specializes in wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, birthdays, social events and corporate meetings. The talented team caters functions at Michael’s Harborside, the beautiful Phoenix Room and offsite locations within a 60-mile radius.
Conveniently located on the North Shore in the quintessential New England town of Newburyport, both Michael’s Harborside and The Phoenix Room are only 35 miles north of Boston and 20 miles south of Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Both are easily accessible by Route 1 and Route 95.
The casual atmosphere at Michael’s Harborside offers a variety of settings, all with views of the Merrimack River. Known for its fresh local seafood, Michael’s delivers the quintessential New England waterside dining experience. For indoor or outdoor clambakes, or any other theme you desire, our capable staff delivers the level of food quality, creativity and coordination that will make your event a success.
Upstairs Lounge: A breathtaking vantage point to take in the stunning harbor views
90 guests seated • 130 cocktail-style
Downstairs Dining Room: A great location for cozy fireside functions in the winter and seaside evenings in the summer
100 guests seated • 150 cocktail-style
Outdoor Bar and Decks: Awning-covered, heated deck and outside bar for your celebration
The Downstairs Deck • 80-100 guests
The Landing • 80 guests
The Upstairs Deck • 100 guests
Amenities: Event coordinator to organize custom menu, linens, décor, and more • Audio-visual equipment – screen, projector, microphone • WiFi access • DVD player • Complimentary on-site parking
In the heart of downtown Newburyport, the historic Phoenix Room boasts Federal décor, including a magnificent brass chandelier, original working fireplaces, hardwood floors, and 13 six-foot-high windows with views of historic Newburyport. The room also offers an abundance of natural light and is capped with a high arched ceiling.
Buffet • 110 guests
Plated dinner • 120 guests
Cocktail celebration • 140 guests
Conference-style seating • 120 meeting attendees
Amenities: Event coordinator to organize custom menu, linens, décor, and more • Audio-visual equipment – screen, projector • WiFi access • Gold Chiavari chairs • Private and public parking within easy walking distance
Our experienced team brings the same expertise and quality to your offsite location as we deliver onsite at Michael’s and The Phoenix Room. We accommodate events within a 60-mile radius.