Rivers Restaurant

Rehearsal dinner and bridal shower, Indoor and outdoor spaces, Valet parking

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Starting at $12,674 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $12k for 50 Guests
Starting at $12k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 240

Starting price

$12K to start

Peak Season



Ceremony / Reception / Rehearsal Dinner / Bridal Shower
Indoor / Outdoor

Rivers Restaurant Overview

Tucked along the banks of the Chicago River on Wacker Drive, the Rivers Restaurant is a sensational place to wed, dine, and celebrate with all of your family and friends for your special day. Perfectly positioned within the downtown district of Chicago, this venue presents an urban wedding and reception setting for brides and grooms seeking a lively city space. Creatively constructed with a blend of industrial and modern details, the Restaurant provides a natural atmosphere that is romantic and inviting. Equipped with a large outdoor deck overlooking the water, the Restaurant is a premier choice for couples that crave stunning wedding day photos. Whether you are planning an intimate gathering with your closest loved ones or a grand event with everyone you know, this venue includes ample space and flexible furniture arrangements to suit any size guest list. An all inclusive venue, the Rivers Restaurant provides an ideal mixture of style and service.

Venue Notes

The rental fee is $2,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all Saturday and Sunday events. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $400/hr. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required.

Amenities And Requirements


Chairs included
Champagne toast
Coat check room
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Public parking
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles


- Alcohol must be provided by venue- All food and beverage handled by venue- Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors- Catering provided by venue- Food & beverage minimum- Music must end by 2:00AM- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- Smoking outside only- Venue must approve all decorations