Debbie Grazier, Riverhouse Catering’s General Manager

Café service returns to the Mattatuck Museum with the grand opening & ribbon cutting of Riverhouse Café @ The MATT on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. Taste samples from the Café’s menu which features cool salads, piping hot soups, hearty sandwiches and gourmet desserts

Riverhouse Café @The MATT is adjacent to the Museum’s Lobby and offers indoor and outdoor seating for an enjoyable dining experience. Also available are takeout and premade lunches for those working downtown, offsite meetings and tours. All of the food at the Café is made fresh daily.

“It is great to see energy in the Café again,” said Bob Burns, Director of the Mattatuck Museum. “You can smell the food being prepared in the kitchen as soon as you walk into the Museum. The addition of the café will enhance our visitor’s experience at the Mattatuck, which is our ultimate goal.” 

Riverhouse Catering is dramatic, bold and passionate…the way life should be. Their team of culinary and catering professionals brings the same energy and creativity to Riverhouse Café Services, a new group of special dining destinations under the Riverhouse Catering name. The Café @ The Matt is an exciting new opportunity in one of Waterbury’s finest cultural institutions. 

“Our entire team at Riverhouse Catering is excited for the opportunity to serve our delicious, fresh food to new customers in the beautiful Mattatuck Museum,” said Debbie Grazier, Riverhouse Catering’s General Manager.

The Café is open for business from 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Tuesday through Saturday. Museum admission is not required to eat in the Café.

For more information on all of the museum’s programs, events, and exhibits visit the website at or call us at (203) 753-0381. The Mattatuck Museum is operated with support from the Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism, and is a member of the Connecticut Art Trail, seventeen world-class museums and historic sites ( Located on the green in Waterbury, CT at 144 West Main Street, the museum is open Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.  Convenient, free parking is located behind the museum on Park Place.