Private Showers & Parties
Looking for an intimate setting for a bridal or baby shower, birthday, anniversary party or your rehearsal dinner? Allow Main Street Manor to host your special event in the warm ambience of our 1901 Victorian Bed & Breakfast. The Inn offers casual elegance and attention to detail that will make your event both magical and memorable. We host only one event at a time and use all the inn's public space for your celebration so we are able to give our undivided attention to your party and your guests. Choose from several menu options below or call the inn and allow our innkeeper to customize a menu to suit your taste and budget.
The Bride's Elegant Afternoon Tea|
$30.00 per person
- Celebration Citrus Punch
- Fresh fruit platter upon guest arrival
- Traditional quiche lorraine, broccoli cheddar or mushroom / red pepper quiche, your choice
- Organic baby green & herb salad with poppy seed dressing
- Scones with fresh fruit preserves
- Your choice of: Celebration cake / your choice of flavors & decoration
Finger desserts, tarts & cookies
- Hot coffee & tea
(To add soup, please add $3.50 per guest / For assorted tea sandwiches vs. quiche, please add $8.50 per guest)
'Spring Chicken' Celebration' Menu
$42.00 per person
- Citrus punch
- Organic baby green salad with dried cranberries, toasted walnuts and feta with balsamic dressing
- Lemony Chicken Francaise'
- Roasted new potatoes with fresh herbs
- Seasonal green vegetable
- Artisan bread with butter
- Hot coffee and tea
- Celebration cake / your choice of flavors & decoration
'Simple & Sweet' Casual Buffet Celebration
$22.50 per person - buffet style set-up only in dining room
- Citrus Celebration punch
- International and domestic cheese platter presented with crackers and fresh fruit
- Roma tomato bruschetta served on semolina toasted herb-infused baguette
- Grilled vegetable crudite with roasted red pepper hummus
- Hot coffee and tea / self-serve
- Assorted finger desserts
A minimum of 20 guests is required for any of the above menu choices with a maximum of 35 guests and packages are sold as stated. Events are held Sunday through Thursday beginning at 2 pm OR 3 pm at $150.00 per hour fee to ensure the inn is solely yours for the time your event is taking place; food / menu cost is additional. For groups up to 20 people, we offer a seated, served luncheon; for larger groups, a buffet set-up would apply. The menus above are samples of a few things we offerallow us to customize your special event to match your theme, taste and budget.
Damask table linens are used along with antique china, silver flatware and vintage depression glassware and accents. Centerpiece floral arrangements and votive candles are provided for the tables, in keeping with the old-world feel of the inn and your event color scheme. (Shall remain the property of the inn) Additional food and drink items may be added at an additional cost and the host may bring wine if pre-arranged, wine glasses can be provided. You may bring favors and any additional items you like for your celebration at least one week prior to the event date.
New Jersey tax laws require us to charge 7% NJ sales tax on all of our packages. We add a 20% service fee (for all parties of six or more) to the package total much as a restaurant would charge a gratuity, to pay for the service staff for your event.
Please call the Inn at 908-782-4928 with questions and to schedule an appointment so we can give you a tour of the Inn and our undivided attention to planning your special event.