Carriage House Restaurant

Dine outdoors on the beautiful Paper Mill Playhouse campus, or pick up your meal curbside from the Carriage House Restaurant, located in the F.M. Kirby Carriage House.
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Prix Fixe Dinner Wednesday–Saturday
Wednesday–Friday $40 per person, not including tax and gratuity
Cabaret Nights $65–$75 per person, not including tax and gratuity

Sunday Brunch
Small Plates & Cocktails Available


Live Entertainment

Saturday, June 20, June 27, July 4, July 11 at 7PM
Susan Speidel & Joe Regan’s
Seating begins at 5PM

For Dinner/Show Tickets, Please Call 973.315.1707
Wednesday-Friday Nights & Sunday Brunch reservations available through OpenTable

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Not ready to dine al fresco? We are thrilled to offer Carriage House Creations for you to enjoy at home.  Specially prepared tried and true favorites in a heat & serve format in oven-ready packaging. Meals are available for you to order online or by phone, with contactless curbside pick-up. It’s a perfect way for you to enjoy a great meal, and support Paper Mill Playhouse during this time.

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Two-Course Dinners, $28-30 per person.* Available Wednesday-Sunday.

Complete Sunday Brunch, $25 per person.* Available Sundays only

*sales tax and optional gratuity not included

In addition, we will have Chef Inspired Dining Experiences, a la carte offerings including our famous cream of butternut squash soup and children’s fare. All bottles of wine on our list are also available for take home.

Order early, limited quantities available. Please check back here for weekly menus.

Order Online
Or call 973.315.1707 to place an order.

Please read through the following information so that you understand our ordering process.
Hours of Operation: Wednesday–Saturday 3PM–7PM and Sunday 10AM–2PM

Online orders can only be scheduled up to 24 hours in advance, with the exception of Sunday Brunch. Any order placed online after 2PM will be automatically scheduled for next business day pickup.

Phone orders can be placed daily after 10am. Please call 973.315.1707. If you would like to place an order for more than 24 hours in advance, you may also do so by phone.

Please order ahead! We are unable to come out to the curb to take your order.

How to Order for Same Day Pick-Up

Click on the Order Now link to see the current menus. Please note the specific date(s) that items will be available. Dinner menu offerings will change weekly. You may place your order through this order form or you may call 732.604.6061. Unfortunately we cannot accommodate dietary restrictions.

Curbside Pick-Up

When you arrive to the restaurant, give us a call, or text 973.953.7982 and we will bring your items out to you! Please be patient as we sometimes have large numbers of orders being picked up at the same time. Our staff is working their hardest to get items out to you as quickly as possible.

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The Carriage House Restaurant located in the F.M. Kirby Carriage House at Paper Mill Playhouse features seasonal American cuisine, and we are open 2 1/2 hours prior to most performances. For pre-theater dining, we offer price fixed menus in the dining rooms, and custom crafted cocktails, fine wines by the glass, and appetizers and desserts at the Bar. Reservations are highly recommended — click above or call 973.315.1707 and leave a message to make yours today.

Newly opened in 2018, The Loft is located on the 2nd floor of the restaurant and is the perfect place for light snacks and custom crafted cocktails before the show. We look forward to seeing you!

We are not a nut-free kitchen. Please call in advance for any food allergy concerns. Without 24 hour advance notice we cannot guarantee the purity of any dish. Please Present Gift Cards Prior To Ordering.