The Press Club

San Francisco



The Press Club, a prestigious wine bar and lounge, is located just blocks away from Union Square. Descend the stairs to enter the intimate, chic space with dim and romantic lighting. Lights hang from overhead and large cement pillars blend with dark wooden walls and tables. Multiple bar areas, decorated with wine bottles. The award-winning design and architecture is inviting, yet modern. Featuring a Northern Californian wine list, the space caters to wine and food lovers. The staircase is a perfect place for a romantic ceremony. Large couches with colorful, rich upholstery, invite guests to lounge in the sleek cocktail area with unique lighting that highlights mirrors and artwork adorning the walls. The venue appeals to San Franciscans and sophisticated visitors for any party or romantic celebration.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Winery/Vineyard, Event Center, Modern


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 75 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 4:00PM. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

The site fee is $5,000 for a reception. There is a wine minimum ranging from $8,000 to $11,000 and beer minimum of $1,000 applied to all events. The food and beverage minimum varies based on day of the week. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $3,000/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Press Club is estimated at between $43,363 and $67,048 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Public garage

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Beer and wine only
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM
Minimum of 50 guests for a plated reception and minimum of 100 guests for buffet reception
No rice, birdseed, glitter