Patty Long Catering’s 9th Street Loft – Venue Profile Review

Ninth Street Abbey Exterior - BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

Ninth Street Abbey Exterior – BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

 

VENUE:   Patty Long Catering’s 9th Street Abbey

Website: www.pattylongcatering.com

Phone: 314-621-9598

Representative: Jackie Ilg

Email: Jackie@pattylongcatering.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/9thStreetAbbey

Twitter: N/A

Instagram: patty_long_catering

Description: Today, the 9th Street Abbey is a destination for wedding celebrations, corporate events and holiday parties. The interior boasts cathedral ceilings with magnificent original stained glass windows. The beautiful patio garden is unsurpassed with fountains, beautiful plantings, and an outdoor bar.

Ninth Street Abbey Ceremony- BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

Ninth Street Abbey Ceremony- BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

 

SPECIFICATIONS:

Venue Type:  (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other):  Historic Building

Venue Style: (Classic, Traditional, Outdoor w/Gazebo, Gardens, Barn, other):  Romantic

Total Minimum & Maximum Number of Guests: 250 guests

Handicap Accessible: (Please detail): Yes

Audio Visual Capabilities: Outside rental

On Site Event Coordinator: Yes

Cake Cutting Charge: No

Dance Floor Included: Yes

Decorations Permitted:  Yes

What’s Included: Tables, Chairs, Linens, Glassware, China, Flatware, Limited Votives, All Serving and Kitchen Equipment

Parking Options: Valet or Street Parking

If all inclusive – what’s included:

Ceremony Only Area: Yes

Outside Area: Patio Garden

Bridal Prep Area: No

Pet Policy: Allowed

Rehearsal Policy: 1 hour rehearsal, scheduled within 90 days of event

 

Ninth Street Abbey Details- BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

Ninth Street Abbey Details- BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

ROOM OPTIONS & PRICES

What rooms are available & what is the price?

9th Street Abbey

Room Name (Please list all rooms separately)

Rental Price: Varies based on day and kind of event

Maximum Number/Minimum Number of Guests: maximum 250

Room Dimensions: 3300 square feet.

Describe Space: Located in historic Soulard, this former church, schoolhouse, and meeting room was built in the 1850s. Today, the 9th Street Abbey is a destination for wedding celebrations, corporate events and holiday parties. The interior boasts cathedral ceilings with magnificent original stained glass windows. The beautiful patio garden is unsurpassed with fountains, beautiful plantings, and an outdoor bar.

Ninth Street Abbey Exterior - BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

Ninth Street Abbey Exterior – BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

FOOD OPTIONS:

In House:

Price Range of Food Service Per/Person: $75-125, includes space, food, beverage and taxes

Does that price include Basic Liquor Service? Yes

What is the cost to upgrade to a premium bar service? Varies

Is there a Food & Beverage Minimum: Yes, varies between seasons

Do you have a Liquor License: Yes

When is Food Tasting Scheduled: Once there is a signed contract with plated dinner and $7500 food and beverage minimum. Please ask about pre-signing tasting options.
Outside Catering:

Are there preferred catering companies?

Patty Long Catering is the owner and the exclusive catering company for this venue.

Ninth Street Abbey Exterior - BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

Ninth Street Abbey Exterior – BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

Friends – A Meeting place – Profile Venue Review

Friends - A Meeting Place, BrideStLouis.com Venue Review

Friends – A Meeting Place, BrideStLouis.com Venue Review

VENUE: Friends  – A meeting Place

Website: www.friendsameetingplace.com

Phone: 314 535 5800

Representative: Jean McClendon

Email: jean@friendsameetingplace.com

Facebook: Friends a meeting Place

Twitter:

Instagram

Description: Eclectic venue Consists o a large living room with fireplace, baby grand piano, pool table, and furnishings. There is seating for approximately 50-60 guests. This area is often used as a mingling area, for your cocktail hour, or for small parties. Southwestern earth tones will accentuate your favorite colors. The banquet area is separated from the living room by a glass wall, and will seat 150 at round tables. For larger, more casual events, the facility is licensed for 300. Will accommodate small intimate parties, as well.

Friends - A Meeting Place, BrideStLouis.com Venue Review

Friends – A Meeting Place, BrideStLouis.com Venue Review

 

 

SPECIFICATIONS:

Venue Type: Banquet

Venue Style: Very unusual, intimate, cozy, immaculate.

Total Minimum & Maximum Number of Guests: Under 80 Guests

Handicap Accessible: No steps on property

Audio Visual Capabilities: available

On Site Event Coordinator: Yes

Cake Cutting Charge: Yes

Dance Floor Included: Parquet

Decorations Permitted: No taping to walls or ceilings

What’s Included: Faciity only

Parking Options: Free on site parking

If all inclusive – what’s included:

Ceremony Only Area: For small weddings under 80 guests

Outside Area: N A

Bridal Prep Area: yes

Pet Policy: NA

Rehearsal Policy: Yes During week prior to wedding

ROOM OPTIONS & PRICES

What rooms are available & what is the price?

     Living Room plus banquet $1000.00/5 hrs

     Living room alone for 50 or less guests $500.00

Ceiling Height regular

Chandelier(s) N A

Room Dimensions total 8000 sq. ft.

Describe Space:  see photos

FOOD OPTIONS:

In House: available

Price Range of Food Service Per/Person: 16.00 up

Does that price include Basic Liquor Service? No starts @ $5.00 Hour/Guest

What is the cost to upgrade to a premium bar service? $20.00 per guest Varies

Is there a Food & Beverage Minimum No

Do you have a Liquor License: Yes

When is Food Tasting Scheduled: As needed
Outside Catering:

Are there preferred catering companies? Yes

Friends - A Meeting Place, BrideStLouis.com Venue Review

Friends – A Meeting Place, BrideStLouis.com Venue Review

The Bluffs on Broadway – Venue Profile Review

Outdoor Ceremony Area - The Bluffs on Broadway - BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

Outdoor Ceremony Area – The Bluffs on Broadway – BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

VENUE: The Bluffs on Broadway

Website: thebluffsonbroadway.com

Phone: 314-231-4808

Representative: Mark Widmann (owner) Joe Wand (sales director)

Email: mark@randallgallery.com joe@randallgallery.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thebluffsonbroadway.stl

Description:

The Bluffs on Broadway is not your traditional banquet hall. We are a distinct and contemporary private mansion located 10 minutes from downtown Saint Louis on the river bluffs. Events such as Weddings, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinners, Fundraisers, Special Events, Bar Mitzvahs, Bat Mitzvahs, Birthday, Corporate and Private Parties are made memorable and reviewed highly when held at The Bluffs on Broadway. The Bluffs on Broadway offers 4,000 square feet of decks and patios for you and your guests to enjoy breathtaking views overlooking the Mississippi River, the Arch and miles of Illinois skyline. The property is enhanced by more than an acre of beautiful landscaping which includes lawn art, kinetic sculptures and a waterfall. The interior is brought to life by an extensive collection of playful contemporary art. The Bluffs on Broadway is an intimate and unique venue for your events and parties.

Interior Ceremony Area - The Bluffs on Broadway - BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

Interior Ceremony Area – The Bluffs on Broadway – BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

SPECIFICATIONS:

Venue Type: (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other): Banquet

Venue Style: (Classic, Traditional, Outdoor w/Gazebo, Gardens, Barn, other): Contemporary

Total Minimum & Maximum Number of Guests: no minimum 150 maximum

Handicap Accessible: (Please detail) main level

Audio Visual Capabilities: $100,000 audio visual system

On Site Event Coordinator: yes

Cake Cutting Charge: no

Dance Floor Included: yes

Decorations Permitted: yes

What’s Included: a 6,000 square foot mansion; 4000 square feet of decks and patios; 1.5 acre of landscaping and yard art; all party rental equipment

Parking Options: secured parking

If all inclusive – what’s included: see “what’s included” above

Ceremony Only Area: yes

Outside Area: yes

Bridal Prep Area: yes

Pet Policy: service animals

Rehearsal Policy: yes

ROOM OPTIONS & PRICES

What rooms are available & what is the price? We dedicate our entire building to one client.

Room Name (Please list all rooms separately)

Rental Price

BUILDING RENTAL FEES

Monday – Thursday concluding before 4:00 p.m. $   500.00

Monday – Thursday evenings $1,000.00

Friday evenings $1,500.00

Saturday concluding before 4:00 p.m. $1,500.00

Sunday $1,500.00

Saturday evenings $2,000.00

    Rental fees above include:

  • the exclusive and private use of the entire mansion for your guests
  • $400,000 of landscaped property with sculptures
  • a waterfall
  • $100,000 audio visual system
  • security for the parking     
  • normal party rental equipment
  • bartenders (when you have an open bar)
  • cutting and serving of your wedding cake for wedding receptions

Maximum Number/Minimum Number of Guests no minimum 150 maximum

Ceiling Height 11 feet to 24 feet

Chandelier(s) none

Room Dimensions 6,000 square foot mansion

Describe Space

The Bluffs on Broadway is not your traditional banquet hall. We are a distinct and contemporary private mansion located 10 minutes from downtown Saint Louis on the river bluffs. The Bluffs on Broadway offers 4,000 square feet of decks and patios for you and your guests to enjoy breathtaking views overlooking the Mississippi River, the Arch and miles of Illinois skyline. The property is enhanced by more than an acre of beautiful landscaping which includes lawn art, kinetic sculptures and a waterfall. The interior is brought to life by an extensive collection of playful contemporary art. The Bluffs on Broadway is an intimate and unique venue for your events and parties.

Exterior Ceremony Area - The Bluffs on Broadway - BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

Exterior Ceremony Area – The Bluffs on Broadway – BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

FOOD OPTIONS:

In House:

Price Range of Food Service Per/Person: prices are greatly varied depending on your food, and beverage choices as well as the length of the event. All options can be viewed on our web site.

Does that price include Basic Liquor Service? there are many beverage options that can be viewed on our web site

What is the cost to upgrade to a premium bar service? it depends from what bar style you would be upgrading from and for how many hours

Is there a Food & Beverage Minimum

MINIMUM SPENDING REQUIREMENTS For an Event held on a Saturday evening, a minimum of $5,000.00 must be spent for food and beverage and gratuity combined. For an Event held on a Friday evening on a Saturday during the day or Sunday , a minimum of $4,500.00 must be spent for food and beverage and gratuity combined.

Do you have a Liquor License: yes

When is Food Tasting Scheduled: by appointment
Outside Catering:

Are there preferred catering companies? In house caterer or a licensed and insured caterer of your choice

Barnett on Washington – Venue Profile Venue

Barnett on Washington - Event Space - BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

Barnett on Washington – Event Space – BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

VENUE:   Barnett on Washington

Website: www.barnettonwashington.com

Phone: 1-844-GO-BARNETT

Representative: Misty Willinger

Email: mwillinger@barnettonwashington.com

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/barnettonwashingtonbycopia

Twitter: https://twitter.com/BarnettOnWash

Instagram: barnettonwashington

Description:

The Barnett on Washington is a unique and sophisticated St. Louis event venue that recently opened its doors after undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation. The building, located at 3207 Washington Boulevard, has a long and storied history, but was only recently renovated and restored to its original luster and elegance. Famed architect, Tom Barnett, constructed the building in 1920.  It features a Spanish Mission style of construction and maintains its historic look and appeal while boasting the highest quality modern amenities.

Barnett on Washington - Evxterior - BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

Barnett on Washington – Evxterior – BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

SPECIFICATIONS:

Venue Type:  (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other)

  • Banquet, Ballroom, Historic Building

Venue Style: (Classic, Traditional, Outdoor w/Gazebo, Gardens, Barn, other)

  • Spanish Mission Style – Classic & Sophisticated
  • Outside Patio

Total Minimum & Maximum Number of Guests:

  • Minimum of 20
  • Maximum of 300

Handicap Accessible: (Please detail)

  • Handicap accessible with elevator, chair lift, and bathrooms

Audio Visual Capabilities:

  • Plug and play surround sound system
  • Projector & Screen available for rental

On Site Event Coordinator:

  • Each event comes with onsite Events Director

Cake Cutting Charge:

  • We have 8 preferred caterers that typically take care of cake cutting

Dance Floor Included: Yes

Decorations Permitted:  Yes

What’s Included:

  • Event Director
  • All tables and chairs
  • In house sound system
  • Access to Barnett Room (Cigar Room)
  • Access to Barnett Patio (weather permitting)
  • Valet Parking up to 150 guests for 4 hours
  • On-site security

Parking Options: Valet Parking included for up to 150 guests (4 hours)

Ceremony Only Area:

  • Ceremony area is on the main ballroom floor. We can certainly do a reception after ceremony, but we will need to breakdown ceremony setup and rework for reception.
  • Guests welcome to enjoy bar area & outdoor patio while setup is taking place.

Outside Area:

  • Patio included with all events & can hold up to 100 people.

Bridal Prep Area:

  • Available beneath ballroom floor near entrance. Equipped with bathrooms, couches, coat rack, and full length mirror.

Pet Policy: Service animals only

Rehearsal Policy: Monday – Thursday by appointment

Barnett on Washington - Bar - BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

Barnett on Washington – Bar – BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

 

ROOM OPTIONS & PRICES

What rooms are available & what is the price?

Rooms included in Ceremony & Reception:

  • Bridal Lounge
  • Barnett Room (Cigar Room)
  • Barnett Patio
  • Barnett Great Hall (main event space)

2016 Pricing

  • Ceremony $1,5000 no matter the day
    • 2 hour rental
    • 180 seating capacity
  • Reception – Low Season (Jan, Feb, Mar, Jul, Aug, Nov)
    • Sunday-Thursday $2,000
    • Friday $2,500
    • Saturday $3,000
    • 4 hour rental
  • Reception – High Season (Apr, May, Jun, Sept, Oct, Dec)
    • Sunday-Thursday $2,500
    • Friday $3,000
    • Saturday $3,500
    • 4 hour rental
Barnett on Washington - Cigar Lounge - BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

Barnett on Washington – Cigar Lounge – BrideStLouis.com Venue Profile Review

 

 

FOOD OPTIONS:

In House:

Price Range of Food Service Per/Person:

Does that price include Basic Liquor Service?

What is the cost to upgrade to a premium bar service?

Is there a Food & Beverage Minimum

Do you have a Liquor License:

When is Food Tasting Scheduled:
Outside Catering:

Are there preferred catering companies?

Balabans, Butlers Pantry, Cater Al Fresco, First Impressions Catering, Hendri’s Events, LaChef Catering, Russo’s Catering, and Tornatore’s

The Randall Gallery – Venue Profile Review

Randall Gallery Reception - BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

Randall Gallery Reception – BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

VENUE:                              Randall Gallery

Website:                             randallgallery.com

Phone:                                 314-231-4808

Representative:               Mark Widmann (owner)              Joe Wand (sales director)

Email:                                   mark@randallgallery.com           joe@randallgallery.com

Facebook:                           https://www.facebook.com/randallgallery.stl

Description:

The Randall Gallery is not your traditional banquet hall. We are a unique venue located in downtown Saint Louis. Events such as Weddings, Receptions, Rehearsal Dinners, Fundraisers, Special Events, Bar Mitzvahs, Bat Mitzvahs, Birthday, Corporate and Private Parties are made memorable and reviewed highly when held at Randall Gallery. Randall Gallery is an exquisitely restored building from the Civil War era which combines the excitement of a contemporary art gallery with the pleasure of fine dining. Contemporary art is displayed throughout for viewing and creating conversations as well as animated photographs. The Randall Gallery is not a functioning art gallery. We are a private event venue, hosting only one event at a time while specializing in providing a unique, elegant and playful experience for you and your guests.

Randall Gallery Ceremony- BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

Randall Gallery Ceremony- BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

SPECIFICATIONS:

Venue Type:  (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other):                Banquet

Venue Style: (Classic, Traditional, Outdoor w/Gazebo, Gardens, Barn, other): Contemporary

Total Minimum & Maximum Number of Guests: no minimum- 600 maximum

Handicap Accessible:  fully

Audio Visual Capabilities: audio yes, visual no

On Site Event Coordinator: yes

Cake Cutting Charge: no

Dance Floor Included: yes

Decorations Permitted:  yes

What’s Included:  see below “rentals fees include”

Parking Options:  attached fenced lighted parking lot with security

If all inclusive – what’s included: see below “rentals fees include”

Ceremony Only Area: yes

Outside Area: no

Bridal Prep Area: yes

Pet Policy: service animals

Rehearsal Policy: yes

Randall Gallery Exterior - BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

Randall Gallery Exterior – BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

ROOM OPTIONS & PRICES

What rooms are available & what is the price? We dedicate our entire building to one client.

BUILDING RENTAL FEES

                Monday – Thursday concluding before 4:00 p.m. $   500.00

                Monday – Thursday evenings                                                $1,000.00

                Friday evenings                                                                           $1,500.00

                Saturday concluding before 4:00 p.m.                              $1,500.00

                Sunday                                                                                           $1,500.00

                Saturday evenings                                                                     $2,000.00

 

    Rental fees above include:

Maximum Number/Minimum Number of Guests: no minimum 600 maximum

Ceiling Height 13 feet

Chandelier(s) none

Room Dimensions 22,000 square foot building

Describe Space

Randall Gallery is an exquisitely restored building from the Civil War era which combines the excitement of a contemporary art gallery with the pleasure of fine dining. Contemporary art is displayed throughout for viewing and creating conversations as well as animated photographs. The Randall Gallery is not a functioning art gallery. We are a private event venue, hosting only one event at a time while specializing in providing a unique, elegant and playful experience for you and your guests.

 

Randall Gallery Doorway- BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

Randall Gallery Doorway- BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

 

 

FOOD OPTIONS:

In House:

Price Range of Food Service Per/Person:     Prices are greatly varied depending on your food,  and beverage choices as well as the length of the event.  All options can be viewed on our web site.

Does that price include Basic Liquor Service? there are many beverage options that can be viewed on our web site

What is the cost to upgrade to a premium bar service? it depends from what bar style you would be upgrading from and for how many hours

Is there a Food & Beverage Minimum

MINIMUM SPENDING REQUIREMENTS:  For an Event held on a Saturday evening, a minimum of               $9,500.00 must be spent for food and beverage and gratuity combined. For an Event held on an evening other than Saturday evening, or for an Event held on a Saturday or Sunday during the day, a minimum of $5,500.00 must be spent for food and beverage and gratuity combined.

Randall Gallery Interior 2 BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

Randall Gallery Interior 2 BrideStlouis.com Venue Profile Review

 

Do you have a Liquor License: yes

When is Food Tasting Scheduled: by appointment

Outside Catering:

Are there preferred catering companies? In house caterer or a  licensed and insured caterer of your choice

The Christy Banquet Center – Venue Profile Venue

The Christy STL Banquet Room

The Christy STL Banquet Room

VENUE: The Christy Banquet Center

Two Locations: 9000 Veterans Memorial Parkway, O’Fallon, MO 63366

5856 Christy Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63116

Website: www.TheChristy.com

Phone: 636-240-7772 O’Fallon, 314-287-5263 St. Louis

Representative: Ron Preiss – O’Fallon, Kelly – St. Louis

Email: ron@thechristy.com – kelly@thechristy.com

Facebook: www.facebook.com/TheChristyBanquetCenter

Description: Planning your wedding is important and should be a day that is unforgettable. At The Christy, you’ll receive personal attention. We are here to make your special day memorable and stress-free. Our service is exceptional and we offer exceptional value as we include many extra at no additional cost.
The Christy Banquet Center - O'Fallon - BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

The Christy Banquet Center – O’Fallon – BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

SPECIFICATIONS:

Venue Type: (Either Banquet, Restaurant, Golf Course CC, Winery, Hotel, Historic Home, Historic Bldg, or other) Banquet

Venue Style: (Classic, Traditional, Outdoor w/Gazebo, Gardens, Barn, other) Traditional

Total Minimum & Maximum Number of Guests: 100 Minimum – 500 Maximum

Handicap Accessible: (Please detail) Yes w/handicap parking in front.

Audio Visual Capabilities: Yes

On Site Event Coordinator: No

Cake Cutting Charge: Yes

Dance Floor Included: Yes

Decorations Permitted: Yes

What’s Included: 4 Hrs. Open Bar, China, Linens, Silverware, Water Service for Head Table, Uplights, Cheese & Crackers at the Bar, Choice of Colored Napkins & Table Tops, Black Floor Length Linens & Children under 6 are Free.

Parking Options: Free Parking

If all inclusive – what’s included: See above.

Ceremony Only Area: Yes..we have an on-site wedding chapel that can accommodate 100 people maximum.

The Christy Banquet Center - O'Fallon Ceremony Room BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

The Christy Banquet Center – O’Fallon Ceremony Room BrideStLouis.com Profile Review

Outside Area: No

Bridal Prep Area: Yes

Pet Policy: No Pets

Rehearsal Policy: Yes. Scheduled by Appointment

ROOM OPTIONS & PRICES

What rooms are available & what is the price?

Gold Room – 100-175 guests

Ceiling Height 12 to 18 ft.

1 Chandelier

2700 Square Feet

Diamond Room – 180-250 guests

Ceiling Height 12 to 18 ft.

2 Chandeliers

5000 Square Feet

All rooms are square with NO Columns.

FOOD OPTIONS:

In House: Yes – In House Catering

Price Range of Food Service Per/Person: $25.95 to $33.95

Does that price include Basic Liquor Service? Yes

What is the cost to upgrade to a premium bar service? $3.50 per person

Is there a Food & Beverage Minimum – Just a per person minmum

Do you have a Liquor License: Yes

When is Food Tasting Scheduled: By Appointment

Are there preferred catering companies? None

The Christy Banquet Center - BrideStLouis Profile Review

The Christy Banquet Center – BrideStLouis Profile Review