Chez, located in Chicago, Illinois, is an elegant modern space ideal for a wide range of lavish wedding events. From rehearsal dinners to grand receptions, intimate ceremonies and private parties, Chez has everything you need to host a successful event. Chez also prides itself on premium customer service, as well as close relationships with the best caterers and vendors Chicago has to offer. Once home to Chez Parée nightclub, where Nat King Cole and Frank Sinatra performed, Chez is a historic location that your wedding guests will be sure to remember. This loft space features 5,000 square feet in an open layout that is easily customizable to the type of event, number of guests and decor choices you have in mind. The space features white-painted brick walls, white columns, a modern glass staircase to highlight the room, a contemporary glass chandelier and floor-to-ceiling windows covered in sheer drapes. For a wedding ceremony, Chez can accommodate up to 160 people, depending on your layout preferences; for a wedding reception, as many as 200 people can be comfortably seated. These layout choices include area for a dance floor, as well as a DJ or band. For all layouts, a bar, coat check and catering prep space is available. Upstairs, you will find a private suite that is ideal for getting ready, along with restrooms for everyone.

Venue Style

Museum/Gallery, Loft, Modern


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 180 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 2:00PM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

JANUARY – FEBRUARY Friday $3,825 Saturday/Holiday $5,000 Sunday $3,825 MARCH – DECEMBER Friday $4,500 Saturday/Holiday $6,000 Sunday $4,500 Please call for Mon – Thurs pricing Pricing subject to change Saturday/Holiday prices apply Sundays of Holiday Weekends $500 for an additional hour of event time from 12am – 2am Insurance required

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Chez is estimated at between $18,904 and $30,794 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Valet or public parking for a fee

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
General liability insurance required
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by midnight
Valet is optional for a fee