For over 130 years, we have hosted countless events and we look forward to continuing to do so. Due to a mandate by the Governor of New York State, all events through Mother's Day must be postponed. We understand the importance of these dates to you and we are ready to help you during these trying times. Please contact your banquet manager by phone or email so we can discuss your event. We appreciate everyone's patience and understanding, and we look forward to hosting all events in the future.
Eastern Long Island is home to such a beautiful landscape with incredible charm that is unparalleled anywhere else. If your eyes are set on the heart of wine country or at the farthest point east in Montauk, let us host your next affair in one of the most remarkable places in the tristate area.
The Boathouse Shelter Island
65 Menantic Road, Shelter Island, NY
This newly renovated 4,000 square foot space features over 200 feet of waterfront overlooking West Neck Harbor and offers incredible sunset views. Guests will enjoy open ceilings with exposed original beams and hardwood floors. Billy Joel used this property to record his "River of Dreams" album in 1993! The Boathouse Shelter Island is the perfect place for your East End event or wedding.
Whether it be the North Shore or the South Shore, Long Island is known for its gorgeous scenery. We’re lucky enough to call this beautiful island home and privileged to know all the best places to host the most memorable events. From lavish weddings and corporate galas, to intimate dinners and private affairs, we are your Long Island experts.
More than 125 years ago, the first Lessing’s venture was in the Big Apple. Since then, we have grown and perfected the trade. Our world-renowned culinary team will collaborate with you directly to orchestrate whatever type of event you may be planning, from weddings and private affairs, to trade shows and exhibitions.