The Francesca's philosophy of good, simple cooking, served in a casually sophisticated dining atmosphere is one that is proudly carried over to wedding events. This Chicago-based restaurant group offers classic Italian favorites in an ambiance of sophisticated comfort. La Sorella is located in the old city hall at 18 West Jefferson Avenue in a beautiful greystone building featuring two enormous arched windows. The restaurant has dining rooms on two floors, each with gorgeous, intricately crafted, antique bars providing the focal point of a lively, inviting atmosphere for your guests. The second floor, with it’s main dining area and smaller private dining room is perfect for your private reception. Additionally, outdoor dining is available, fountain-side, on the charming flower-filled patio. Relish in your wedding celebration at La Sorella Di Francesca at let the flavors of the delicious cuisine combine with the flavors of your love.
Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception
Max Indoor Ceremony: 75 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 75 guests
Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 11:30PM.
There is no rental fee for the ceremony or reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged, please inquire with venue for more details. Please note, gratuity is at the client's discretion. Inquire with venue for buyout pricing and details. There is a 20 guest count minimum applied to Sunday and weekday events only.
The average wedding cost at La Sorella Di Francesca is estimated at between $2,057 and $7,720 for a ceremony & reception for 50 guests.
|Coat check room|
|Tables and chairs provided|
|Linens, silverware, glassware provided|
|Venue set up and clean up|
|Day of onsite manager|
|Full kitchen facilities|
|Dance area included|
|All food and beverage handled by venue|
|Food & beverage minimum|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.|
|Catering provided by venue|
|Amplified music OK indoors only|
|Smoking outside only|
|Alcohol must be provided by venue|
|Music must end by 11:30PM|