The View at Oakdale

Long Island



In 2010, Lessing’s reincarnated the 23-year-old Riverview Restaurant and launched the new View at Oakdale with a mission to offer diners on Long Island a fantastic seafood experience year round. The View at Oakdale has one of the most beautiful and ideal locations on Long Island, giving you and your wedding guests a waterfront view combined with attentive, professional and courteous service. For those brides and grooms with refined culinary tastes, the View at Oakdale’s contemporary seafood menu will delight and tantalize their gourmand desires. Crafted by Executive Chef William Muzio, the seasonal menu offers daily specials, incorporating innovative techniques and local and fresh resources. Together with its clean, warm, and intimate restaurant setting, the View at Oakdale provides a beautiful venue for your wedding. With "views" like no other.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Ocean/Waterfront View, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 220 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 9:00AM. Events must end by 5:00PM. The venue is only available on Saturdays for wedding events.

Rental Fees

The wedding package for Saturday during on-peak season is $125 per person and off-peak season is $115 per person. There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a minimum of 100 guests required for wedding events. The fee to rent the outdoor wedding ceremony space is $500 with reception rental. The venue allows for 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. No additional hours are available.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The View at Oakdale is estimated at between $12,883 and $18,696 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
AV Equipment available for a rental fee

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 5:00PM
No rice, birdseed, confetti or sparklers allowed