Meeting and Event Facilities


Prospect House offers a number of dining and meeting options due the unique nature and layout of each room. There are three main dining rooms, four reception rooms and seven meeting rooms located throughout the house.

Floor Room Name Maximum
Sit Down Buffet Reception Stations Meeting
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Garden Room 150 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif
Presidential Dining Room 60 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif
Drawing Room 100 check.gif check.gif check.gif
Library 30 check.gif check.gif check.gif
Parlor 10 check.gif check.gif
Lower Level
Tap Room 90 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif
2nd Floor
Room A 16 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif
Room B 10 check.gif check.gif check.gif
Room C 20 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif
Room E 40 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif
Room F 14 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif
Room G 20 check.gif check.gif check.gif check.gif

Prospect House is a non-smoking facility.


Meal Service
Prospect House offers members a choice of dining experiences.

The Garden Room, located on the main floor, offers a full-service, a la carte menu created especially for the sophisticated and diverse tastes of our Princeton University clients. Under the direct supervision of Prospect’s Executive Chef, each delicious meal is carefully created using the freshest and finest ingredients. Service in the lovely, glass-enclosed room with a spectacular view of the gardens is prompt and attentive and provides an outstanding experience from start to finish. The Garden Room offers a full selection of premium spirits and an extensive list of wines and beers.

On the lower level, the Tap Room offers a more casual cuisine in a self-service dining environment. There is a variety of hot and cold lunch entrées, a full selection of beverages and an assortment of delicious desserts. Food in the Tap Room may be eaten at one of the tables provided or packed to go.


Reservations are recommended for the Garden Room for daily lunch; call 258-3087. Reservations for the Tap Room are not necessary. For banquet, meeting and special events reservations, call 609.258.3455.


At Prospect House, special events are our pleasure!

As a member, you may utilize Prospect House for specialty catering. We specialize in departmental banquets, luncheons, dinners, cocktail receptions and meetings. Menu selections are made from our complete banquet menu package and may be customized to suit any special request or dietary needs.

Prospect House is the ideal location for any special event. Weddings, Bar/Bat Mitzahs, birthday or anniversary parties are always more special at Prospect House. Our catering staff has an eye for detail and a flair for creating an inviting and elegant atmosphere.

We offer complete Wedding and Bar/Bat Mitzvah packages that may be customized to make your special day more unique! We are full-service special events planners and would be happy to recommend a photographer, florist, band or D.J.

To book your next event, party, reception, dinner or meeting, call 609.258.3455.


Prospect House Events
Special events are scheduled throughout the academic year for the enjoyment of Prospect members. This provides an ideal opportunity for members to invite family and friends to share the unique environment and delicious food Prospect has to offer.

Past events have included: Traditional Christmas Brunch, Specialty Beer Tasting, Crab Fest, Australian Barbecue, Easter Sunday Brunch, Valentine’s Dinner, and much more.

For a list of upcoming special events at Prospect, please see our Upcoming Events page on this site.


Methods of Payment

  • Princeton University Points
  • Visa
  • Personal Check (for banquets only)
  • Master Card
  • Diners Club



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