Offering a setting that is unlike any other in Providence, Waterman Grille is situated along the Seekonk River in a former bridge gatehouse that dates back to 1871.
Waterman Grille offers an array of custom spaces for your private event, each highlighting the dramatic and romantic character of our historic building. From small intimate parties to corporate meetings or social gatherings to formal celebrations and wedding receptions, our choice of three private event rooms and outdoor patio space will be sure to accommodate all your event needs, up to 150 people. No matter your preference, you will be pleased with our unique location and our ability to accommodate all your event requests. Check out their descriptions below!
THE RIVERVIEW ROOM: A setting just as dramatic as it is romantic; the Riverview Room is the ideal space for wedding receptions, private parties or formal functions. Located on the lower level, the Riverview Room boasts spectacular views of the Seekonk River. Two sides of floor to ceiling windows drape the room providing stunning eye-level views of the water, while beautiful brick floors anchor the room. An abundance of natural light during the day and intimate lighting at night provides a welcoming atmosphere for any event. Our bar and lounge area is adjacent to the Riverview Room and is a perfect spot for cocktail receptions prior to dining. The Riverview Room offers ample space for formal functions while still maintaining an intimate atmosphere.
THE PATIO: A waterfront location rarely found in the Capitol City, the Patio is situated directly along the Seekonk River and boasts remarkable waterfront views that are sure to stun any guest. The open-air space is the ideal location for private parties and can accommodate up to 40 guests for a sit-down event. For cocktail parties the Patio can hold groups up to 50 guests.
THE LOFT: Located on the second floor of the restaurant, the Loft is a private, beautifully appointed room that is the perfect choice for groups up to 32 people. Rich colors blend seamlessly with natural accents of wood and the fireplace gives the room New England charm, creating an inviting atmosphere for guests. Perfect for small luncheons, receptions or dinner parties, the Loft guarantees an elegant setting to any occasion.
THE BOARD ROOM: Ideal for small dinner parties, bridal or baby showers, the Boardroom is the perfect space for any social or corporate occasion. The décor and atmosphere of the room can be tailored to create the ideal setting for a business luncheon or dinner party. Located on the lower level of the building the Boardroom can accommodate groups with up to 30 guests. For outdoor cocktail parties, the Boardroom can be used in conjunction with the Patio, a perfect location prior to dining.
We have lot parking available for guests!