Essex Corinthian Yacht Club
9 Novelty Lane - PO Box 759
Essex, CT 06426
Telephone: (860) 767-3239

Copyright © Essex Corinthian Yacht Club. All Rights Reserved.

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Lunch is served Wednesday - Saturday

Wednesday Dinner

(Musical Wednesday Nights

for program, click HERE)

Friday Dinner 

​Sunday Brunch

Sunday Evening Dinner 



Members are welcome to bring guests to

our dining hours (member shall accompany guests). Guests may pay with VISA or Mastercard.

If you are a member of a yacht club listed in the Register of American Yacht Clubs, you are also welcome to enjoy reciprocal privileges in our dining room! You may join us at dinner once (1) and at lunch/brunch three times (3) per quarter. No reservations, first-come, first-serve. Groups larger than four, please contact the office.

galley liaison: Chris Morano


The Essex Corinthian Yacht Club is a SMOKE-FREE FACILITY!

Smoking is not permitted in the clubhouse, on the upper and lower decks, or on the docks and surrounding areas.

​Pets are not permitted in the clubhouse and dining areas.


Please note that the Corinthian Cafe does not feature a bar. You are welcome to bring your own alcoholic beverages.

About Our Dining Area:

Please note: the dining area is located on the second floor of the clubhouse. The building features a stair lift, but does not have wheelchair accessible ramps.

Please contact us if you need assistance!

Galley Hours:  



Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
11.30 am to 2.00 pm

Wednesday Dinner: Music on Wednesday Evenings!
​6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
Friday (table service) ​
6.00 pm to 8.30 pm
Sunday (self-service)
5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Brunch: Sunday (self-service)

11.00 am to 2.30 pm - special brunch hours on selected holidays!

​Please be advised, we do not take reservations for regular dining. Certain special events will feature reserved seating (information will be shared via email).



See a selection of available hors d'ouevres by clicking here!

Please order special platters with plenty of advance time! CLICK HERE!

(Note: specials may change without prior notice) 

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did you know?

You can rent the beautiful clubhouse for your next private event!

The River Room and the Corinthian Cafe with its decks can be rented out for events on non-galley days. Please contact ECYC for the terms & conditions of rental, rental and insurance fees, and other considerations. Coastal Cooking Company is the primary caterer for events held at ECYC.

Monique and her team also offer off-premise event catering, as well as Hors D'Ouevres platters for any of your private events.

Please email Monique at or call her at 860-501-5036 to place your order!

Monique Armstrong, Chef Ed and the entire Coastal Cooking Company team look forward to serving the Club's culinary needs.

Dining At The Club