Petterino’s Restaurant




Steps from Michigan Avenue in the heart of Chicago's Loop, Petterino's specializes in classic Italian dining, prime steaks and fresh seafood. This iconic Chicago restaurant has been a favorite of the city’s theater-goers for years and exudes vintage, Rat-Pack era charm. Imagine a unique ceremony on the winding grand staircase, with all your loved ones surrounding you to witness your special moment. You’ll say your vows then greet your guests as they enjoy a cocktail in the lobby bar after your nuptials. Your reception unfolds in the elegant banquet room, full of rich wood accents and soft lighting from tasteful chandeliers. Everyone will enjoy Petterino’s legendary food and dancing as they celebrate your new life together. The city lights and the lush interior of the restaurant provides great photo opportunities. Your guests will raise a glass and toast your nuptials in style at Petterino’s!

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Private Club, Vintage/Rustic


Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 160 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 7:00AM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. A refundable security deposit of 25% of the estimated food and beverage minimum is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Petterino’s Restaurant is estimated at between $9,282 and $19,200 for a reception only for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Valet or public parking for a fee

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
No smoking
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
No rice, birdseed, confetti
Valet available