Named after the last letter of the British alphabet and the temperature at which fire ignites, ZED451 delivers an unforgettable experience from start to finish. An urbane setting in the heart of Chicago, your wedding celebration becomes the talk of the town. A beautiful sunset ceremony takes place on the rooftop terrace, overlooking the lights of the city. Your vows are magical, as all the people you love witness your special moment. The fun begins as dinner takes place throughout the modern, elegant restaurant. Soft lighting, rich woods and plush seating create a luxurious atmosphere for your guests to dine in the round, immersed in global flavors. Chefs prepare dishes that will wow your guests, setting the stage for a festive night. Dinner takes place in the Fireside room, with warm light from the floor-to-ceiling fireplace creating a romantic mood and wooden floor begging to be danced on. Your special day becomes even more unforgettable at ZED451.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, City/Skyline View, Vintage/Rustic, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 115 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 115 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. 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 for 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged. Please inquire with venue wedding coordinator for more details.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at ZED451 is estimated at between $6,616 and $20,354 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Parking can be arranged
Zed luxury shuttle to and from downtown locations

Special Restrictions

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 and outdoors
No smoking
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight