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Why Choose a Restaurant for your Wedding Reception?

Why Choose a Restaurant for your Wedding Reception?

Why Choose a Restaurant for your Wedding Reception?

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Choosing the venue for your wedding reception may seem to be hard. It’s important to consider a lot of things like the venue, food, price, etc. It’s also important to make your guests feel comfortable and give them a memorable experience to remember.  If you’re all considering these, then a restaurant for your wedding reception is the best option.

Here’s why you should book the best food place to cater for your wedding needs.


Consider the Food Experience

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The first major item to check is the food! Your ultimate goal is to get the best gourmet experience for you, your partner and especially your guests. If you want a certain dish to be served, whether it’s gluten-free food, specific cuisine, etc., name it and the caterer will adjust based on your needs. This is also the time for them to show and deliver excellent service which may lead to new client along the way.


Think about the Price

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A lot of wedding aspirants tend to look also at pricing a lot. Candidly speaking, the wedding preparation and ceremony may have already taken half and if not most, of your budget so getting the price right for the final reception is crucial.
If you are just having a few attendees then it will be good if you just use a portion of an establishment because ultimately  you are paying to compensate the owner for the day’s worth. It is also good to consider the use of a non-mainstream location. Thinking about getting a place near a metropolitan or a busy area may actually cost more. Try to look for other locations in a well-regarded neighborhood, as you’ll get the place at a cheaper price.



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Restaurants have already pre-designed decors so it would be helpful for some to diminish extra work. However, unlike whitewashed reception halls which you can easily alter, it’s very important to ask beforehand the owner if you can make arrangements. Again, the key here is to get to an agreement such that both parties are happy.

Also, remember the flowers and decorations for your ceremony? Then it would look great again if placed on the restaurant you chose. Savings at its best.

Now, choosing the best restaurant is as easy as 1-2-3. Just always make sure you are comfortable and happy with the area because I bet you don’t want to have it photographed and haunt you for a lifetime.


Watch this video and get some tips  from Alexandria Garza on how to prepare yourself for meeting with your wedding vendor! Enjoy!


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Momma Mary

Hi there, I'm your Editor of Wedding Checklists. I'm a big fan of weddings and a self-proclaimed fairy godmother of Illinois. I love to lend a hand in organizing my friends' and relatives' wedding to help them have the fairy tale wedding they deserve. You can say that I am already a master in the art of wedding preparation. When not waving my magical wedding wand all over the place, I and my husband, with our two lovable twin daughters, spend our time binge-watching and re-watching Disney movies.

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