The Roger Sherman Inn

195 Oenoke Ridge, New Canaan, CT 06840 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About The Roger Sherman Inn

The Roger Sherman Inn is a beautifully appointed estate and wedding venue in New Canaan, Connecticut. This 18th-century inn offers historical elegance with modern amenities, creating a truly unique space for weddings of all styles. The lavish dining rooms and manicured lawns provide guests with a sophisticated experience they are sure to remember for years to come. As the happy couple, you’ll be treated with the utmost care. Whether you’re planning a small and intimate affair or a grand wedding celebration, The Roger Sherman Inn will ensure your wedding day is one to remember. Choose this quaint country home to make your happily ever after a dream come true.

Facilities and Capacity
The Roger Sherman Inn offers both indoor and outdoor facilities to create the perfect wedding experience. Inside the inn there are four indoor dining rooms with a total capacity of 175 seated guests. Even at maximum capacity, there is still room for a dance floor and band. There is wood flooring throughout the house, and floor-to-ceiling windows offering picturesque views of the outdoor gardens and terrace. The Inn offers vintage decor and setting, ideal for a seated fine dining experience. However, the outdoor garden and terrace also offer seating for a more casual cocktail-style reception. Guests can also get away from the crowds in an old pub-style bar area, offering a small area for seating, snacking, and enjoying fine wines and liquor. A vintage dressing room is also available for the wedding party to prepare before the big day.

Services Offered
The Roger Sherman Inn ensures every couple has a beautiful wedding day experience from beginning to end at the estate. They offer day-of coordination services as well as premier catering for both plated and family-style meals. You’ll be able to work with the executive chef to custom-curate a menu. Professional wait staff will serve your guests and ensure everything runs smoothly during your dinner and cocktail hour.

Cuisine
The Roger Sherman Inn provides exceptional catering options for couples of all styles and tastes. You’ll be able to choose from custom menu options as well as the dining room or outdoor seating option that best suits your big day. All menu selections are inspired by New England comfort foods, and prepared with the freshest local ingredients. They serve everything from oysters and Maine lobster to seared duck and filet mignon, with seasonal vegetables accompanying every meal.

Accommodations
The Roger Sherman Inn offers 15 recently renovated guest rooms for you and your honored attendants to enjoy. Each room is creatively decorated to provide authentic New England charm. They feature a private bath, cable television, in-room wifi, and a mini bar.

Main Dining Room
Main Dining Room
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The Roger Sherman Inn
Outdoor ceremony under the pergola!
Outdoor ceremony under the pergola!
The Roger Sherman Inn pergola
The Roger Sherman Inn pergola
Guest Room #24
Guest Room #24
Fall Wedding
Fall Wedding
Guest Room #21
Guest Room #21
Historical painting
Historical painting
Blooms in hand florals
Blooms in hand florals
Blooms in hand florals
Blooms in hand florals
Fall foliage
Fall foliage
Flowers & Flowers by A Manjuck
Flowers & Flowers by A Manjuck
Lemon Dahlia florals
Lemon Dahlia florals
Photo booth
Photo booth
Roasted beet & burrata
Roasted beet & burrata
Menus
Menus
Ginger salmon
Ginger salmon
Foyer full of flowers
Foyer full of flowers
Passed Hors d'Oeuvres
Passed Hors d'Oeuvres
Garden Room
Garden Room
Main Dining Room
Main Dining Room
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The Roger Sherman Inn
Outdoor ceremony under the pergola!
Outdoor ceremony under the pergola!

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14 Reviews for The Roger Sherman Inn

Recommended by 98% of couples


4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.9
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.9
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  • Kc Piletto

    Kc Piletto · Getting married on 06/20/2020

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    Excellent, everyone was very nice and informative and answered all our questions

    Quaint and very beautiful grounds for a wedding, rooms are flexible and if you can paddies a buyout it would be an amazing time

    Sent on 06/26/2019
  • Chase

    Chase · Married on 06/08/2019

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    Perfect venue

    Our wedding at the Roger Sherman Inn was perfect. The Inn has always been a special place, but they've recently completed a major renovation and the results are absolutely beautiful. We had 85 guests, with our ceremony on the patio, cocktail hour on the porch, and dinner in the main dining room. From the beginning, Nes had a beautiful vision for the party, and Sue made sure every detail was perfect. The food was incredible and plentiful, the rooms are lovely, and getting ready in the beautiful bridal suite was a treat. Every detail was handled tastefully and thoughtfully, and we felt so at home in this elegant space. We couldn't recommend RSI more. Any couple looking for a special place to host a wedding in Fairfield County should consider it.

    Sent on 06/19/2019

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The Roger Sherman Inn FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 500.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Chairs, China, Clean Up, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Dessert, Server(s), Wedding Cake
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 15.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s), House Beer, House Wine, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 7
  • Describe your venue: Historic Building, Inn/B&B, Restaurant
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Covered Outdoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? Accommodations, All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Cake, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Set Up, Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Chairs, Dance Floor, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Valet, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? May, June, September, October, December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March, August, November

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