Looking for the Perfect Event Venue?

Rent our riverside event venue in Dover, NH

Riverside Bar at Thompson's is a bar and event venue located on the river in Dover, New Hampshire. It's nestled right beneath our family restaurant, Thompson's 2nd Alarm. Whether you're looking for a fun bar with breathtaking views or an outdoor venue for hosting your party or corporate event, Riverside Bar at Thompson's is the place. We're open Thursday through Saturday, but our event space can be reserved anytime. Our bar features a riverside deck, food from the restaurant upstairs and rotating beer specials.

Choose our riverside event venue as the location for your next private event. It can accommodate up to 100 people.

Mingle with coworkers on a riverside deck

Mingle with coworkers on a riverside deck

Riverside Bar at Thompson's includes an outdoor venue in Dover, New Hampshire that your guests will love. Our event space is perfect for:

  • Corporate events
  • Birthday parties
  • Family reunions
  • Graduation parties
  • Weddings


Call today to rent our event venue for your big day. Nothing beats cold drinks, great company and scenic waterfront views.

Trivia Every Thursday at the Riverside Bar

Join us for Trivia every Thursday at 7! Test your knowledge and win great prizes!

Small and large teams welcome!

Play and enjoy $5 pizzas, 50¢ smoked wings, $3.75 Kona Seasonal and Cisco Seasonal draft beers, $2 PBR cans and $5 Jack Fire and Fireball shots!