Cafe La Cave




One of the most popular and celebrated wedding locations in all of Chicagoland, Café La Cave truly provides a beautiful and sophisticated setting for your once-in-a-lifetime event. With stylistic décor and setting of unmatched beauty, Café La Cave is the ideal place for your intimate ceremony and enchanting wedding reception. You and your guests will experience the glamour from the moment you make their entrance into a soaring, gliding lobby that recalls all the splendor of Versailles. Exchange vows, feast, dance and romance among ballrooms resplendent with sparkling chandeliers and exquisite detailing. Whether you’re planning an intimate celebration or a gala size event you will have the pomp and circumstance with all the lavish spectacle of bygone gentility. With the unique attention to detail Café La Cave can customize your wedding in many different ways. Experience their top-notch hospitality. The dedicated staff promise to work closely with you to ensure your wedding day flows perfectly and is unforgettable.

Venue Style



Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 270 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 320 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to start of event. Events must end by 2:00AM.

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 5.5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony ranges from $100 to $700 for Friday through Sunday events. There is no ceremony fee for weekday events. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $1,000/hr. Buffet style dinner is available upon request.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Cafe La Cave is estimated at between $8,818 and $14,144 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
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 only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 2:00AM