Stormy Skies!

Last night’s stormy skies were intense! Great shots taken by Bar Manager, Eric Nass.

Appetite for Life was a big success!!

A special thanks to everyone who dined with us on Thursday and helped us to raise $800 for Appetite for Life!! The money is donated to the Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center Survivorship & Integrative Medicine Program. We are happy to be a supportive partner for this cause now and for many years to come!

Special Fundraiser this Thursday!

We are happy to announce that we will be participating in Appetite for Life again this year! Come by this Thursday and 10% of our sales throughout the day will be donated to benefit the Middlesex Hospital Cancer Center Survivorship & Integrative Medicine Program. Great food, great cause! Mark your calendar!!

Great shows at the Kate this week — make it dinner and a show!

If you haven’t been to the Kate, then you’re missing out. It’s a beautiful little theater right here in Old Saybrook, with constant productions ranging from opera to rock. What’s not to love? Oh yeah, and there’s no such thing as a bad seat in the house — that’s the joy of intimate spaces. So, […]

We’re back!

Our power came on yesterday and we are opening today at our normal time with a full menu! We hope everyone is recovering and will have their power back soon, too. In the meantime, come on down and enjoy the beautiful weather and delicious food!

Beat Irene to the Back Porch!

And enjoy the delicious food and beautiful Friday weather!

Visit us by boat, thanks to Between the Bridges Marina!

Don’t want to deal with summer traffic on I-95? Stop in for lunch or dinner by boat!

Make it dinner and a show!

The Katharine Hepburn Cultural Arts Center is just a few minutes from us, so after dinner here at the Back Porch, catch a show at the Kate! Visit their website at to see the great upcoming events and make an evening out of it!