Depending upon the time of the year, your event can be held either indoors or outdoors overlooking the Merrimack River, the gateway to the Atlantic Ocean. Michael’s Harborside has flexible event space that adapts to create special occasions that are fun and memorable, and that work for your group. 

For more information, please submit a request for proposal, email, or call 978.462.7785 and ask for catering.

The perfect location for your next event

Function Spaces

Dining Room
Michael’s Harborside downstairs dining room offers a great event space for cozy fireside functions in the winter, and seaside soirees in the summer, accommodating up to 50 seated guests and up to 100 cocktail-style.


Pub & Dining Room
This spacious, open upstairs area is the perfect venue to accommodate up to 50 for a plated meal or buffet, and up to 80 people for a cocktail celebration.

Outdoor Bar & Deck
The outdoor downstairs deck, with its spectacular water view can accommodate 80-100 guests. The Landing, Michael’s Harborside 16-seat waterfront bar is one of the most popular destinations on the North Shore. With its great outdoor location overlooking the Merrimack River, it becomes a very cool and refreshing spot on a warm summer day.

The upstairs deck can also be booked for parties of up to 100 guests. From this vantage point, guests can take in the view of both historic Newburyport and the Merrimack River.

Michael's Harborside Main Dining Room
Michael's Harborside Dining Room

Catering Services

Michael’s Harborside Catering specializes in rehearsal dinners, birthdays, social events and corporate meetings. The talented team caters functions at Michael’s Harborside, and offsite locations within a 60-mile radius. 

To contact our catering specialist, call us at 978.462.7785 or email us. You can also click on the request info tab to complete our online form and we will respond within 24 hours.

Michael's Harborside Shrimp Platter

Special Functions

View our special function and meeting menus including appetizers, entrees, specialty boards and bars.

Michael's Harborside Shrimp Platter

Large Platter

Start planning your corporate event or holiday party with the help of Michael’s Harborside.

Michael's Harborside Cheese Board

Inquiry Form

For more information on hosting your next function at Michael’s Harborside, please complete the below.