The Second Story offers a unique and sophisticated environment for business meetings, private gatherings, or special events. We are located right in the center of downtown Defiance, OH.

The spacious interior and relaxed decor provide an authentic and comfortable environment. The open floor plan accommodates up to 40 guests and includes complete audio and visual equipment to enhance any gathering. Complete kitchen facilities and catering are available for smaller meetings and intimate meals.

Business Clients appreciate the charm and homelike convenience of The Second Story.

Business Meeting Ideas:

• Business Retreats
• Associates Luncheon
• Team-building
• Client Entertaining
• Business Meeting that requires a homelike charm

Our private and unique setting is also ideal for personal events or small parties.

Party & Event Ideas:

Available Sundays for parties – Please call for pricing and availability, we can’t wait to hear from you!

• Bridal Showers
• Bridal Luncheons
• Engagement Parties
• Rehearsal Dinners
• Holiday Parties
• Baby Showers
• Girls Weekend Retreat
• Any other small intimate gatherings

Party/Meeting Amenities

  • We will work with you to create infinite options for your entertaining and executive needs. Luxurious yet homelike pampering creates an atmosphere that will please both party or meeting guests.
  • Fully Air-Conditioned
  • Brazilian Cherry hardwood flooring and natural light that pours through four large windows creating a climate conducive to your individual needs.
  • Comfortable furnishings encourage relaxation as well as socializing.
  • Various areas that facilitate either casual or arranged seating to fit your meeting and/or dining needs.
  • State of the art A/V equipment includes an overhead projection system.
  • FREE high-speed WIFI
  • Access to Computer Center – Computer & Printer/Fax/ Copier/Scanner
  • Television with cable & DVD Player
  • Bose Surround Sound
  • Pool Table & Foosball Table
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Parking is located behind the building.


  • Smoke FREE building
    • In consideration of all of our guests, we do not permit smoking within The Second Story. Smoking is permitted outside in a designated smoking area. Should you choose to smoke in our facility, there will be a $250 cleaning fee assessed.
  • No pets are permitted.
  • Children over the age of 10 are welcome.



  • We accept all major credit cards.
  • No personal checks.

Please contact us with any questions regarding availability or to book an upcoming reservation.