The Twisted Tail




Nestled within the heart of downtown Philadelphia on South 2nd Street, The Twisted Tail presents brides and grooms an elegant and exciting wedding and reception venue to tie the knot. Located near the banks of the Delaware River, this venue features an interior design that creatively matches the urban and cultural vibe of the city outside. Decorated with trendy furnishings, captivating artwork, and bold colors, every aspect of this venue perfectly compliments the energy and local atmosphere. Imagine saying ‘I do’ surrounded by all your family and friends beneath the soft glow of colorful lighting. Full of industrial details and refined accents, this space makes it easy to capture the the romantic and innovative wedding day photos you always imaged. Whether you are planning a grand event or an intimate gathering, The Twisted Tail ensure ample space to wed, dine, and celebrate with all of your loved ones into the evening.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 50 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at noon. Events must end by 2:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee for a ceremony and reception is included in the food and beverage costs. The venue allows 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Please inquire with venue coordinator for additional hours, use of outdoor patio space and customized food and beverage packages. Reception is a free-flowing standing reception.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Twisted Tail is estimated at between $7,549 and $18,344 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public garage

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
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