Happy Hour Twice a Week

Things are going to be twice as happy around here this season — that’s right, we now have Happy Hour twice a day! Join us from 11:30am – 1:30pm & 4:00 – 6:00pm Monday through Friday for 1/2 price beer and wines by the glass!

Happy Hour Twice a Day at the Back Porch, Old Saybrook, CT

Music This Weekend

We just added a performance on Thursday night, so we’ve got three in a row for you this weekend! Join us for:

Thursday, April 27 from 6:00-9:00pm: Les and TC

Friday, April 28 from 7:00-11:00pm: Kathy Thompson Band

Saturday, April 29 from 7:00-11:00pm: Avenue Groove

Live Entertainment at the Back Porch Restaurant, Old Saybrook, CT

Get Opening Weekend!

Thanks to all who joined us for our first weekend of the season! See you Wednesday!

Music Line Up for Opening Weekend!

And we’re back with your favorite live entertainment! Join us tonight for Sunday Gravy from 6:30-10:00, Friday night for Le’Mixx Band from 7:00-11:00 and on Saturday night for Primetime from 7:00-11:00. See you then!

Live Entertainment at the Back Porch Restaurant, Old Saybrook, CT

Today is Opening Day 2017!

Today is opening day for our 11th Season! Come back to your favorite shoreline spot for dining, happy hour and live entertainment.

Back Porch Old Saybrook

Tomorrow is Opening Day!!!

We’re so excited about tomorrow – It’s opening day for our 11th season here at the Back Porch! And your favorite live entertainment will be joining us, of course: Opening weekend is bringing in Sunday Gravy on Thursday from 6:30-10:00, Le’Mixx Band on Friday from 7:00-11:00 and Primetime on Saturday from 7:00-11:00. Join us as we kick off our 11th season! We will be open Wednesdays through Sundays until Memorial Day (and then 7 days a week after that).

Opening Day at the Back Porch Restaurant, Old Saybrook, CT

We Open For Our 11th Season in One Week

We hope you’ll join us on opening day, Thursday, April 20th! We’re looking forward to kicking off our 11th season!

Back Porch Restaurant, Old Saybrook, CT

One Last Hurrah!

Join us for our last weekend of the season! Get your fill of your favorite food, drinks & music to last you until April! We’re sad to see the season end, but our last day is Sunday.


Special Guest David Gans Coming to the BP!

We’re bringing in some of your favorite musicians for the last week of our 10th season, along with a special guest on Sunday! Legion of Jerry brings their friend and our special guest David Gans to the Back Porch, who you know from the Grateful Dead Hour among other things. David will be doing a book signing of his book (This is All A Dream We Dreamed) starting at 1:30 and Q&A followed by his own set! Legion of Jerry headlines the groove next from 3:30-7:30.

We’re bidding you goodbye for the season the best way we know how, so come be a part of the laughter, love, and music! Here’s the full week’s line up:

Wednesday, September 7 from 5:30-8:30pm: Liz Roberts & James Healy
Thursday, September 8 from 7:00-10:30pm: Bodhistattve
Friday, September 9 from 7:00-11:00pm: Le’Mixx
Saturday, September 10 from 7:00-11:00pm: Michael Cleary Band
Sunday, September 11 from 1:30-7:30pm: Legion of Jerry with special guest David Gans from Grateful Dead Hour

David Gans from the Grateful Dead Hour at the Back Porch Restaurant, Old Saybrook, CT

Music this week!

We’re excited for this great music line up coming your way, including a special Labor Day performance by Nightshift. That’s six days in a row of live entertainment for you! Join us for:

Wednesday, August 31 from 5:30-8:30pm: Del Perez
Thursday, September 1 from 6:30-10:00pm: Jim Shepley
Friday, September 2 from 7:00-11:00pm: Mass Conn Fusion
Saturday, September 3 from 7:00-11:00pm: Primetime
Sunday, September 4 from 3:00-7:00pm: Mike & the Muffintops
Special Performance Labor Day: Monday, September 5 from 3:00-7:00pm: Nightshift


Live entertainment at the Back Porch Restaurant, Old Saybrook, CT