El Centro, Georgetown

District of Columbia



El Centro Georgetown in Washington, D.C. is a cool contemporary site to host your wedding celebration. This Modern Mexican Cuisine restaurant is fun and festive, perfect for a celebration that is bursting with energy. For your wedding ceremony, you can exchange vows on the upper deck patio. This outdoor site has a bar and a rustic feel, perfect for a casual ceremony. The bar outside on the patio or the indoor Guacamole Bar can host a cocktail hour filled with great appetizers and drinks. El Centro has a warm interior with brick, wood details, and pops of colorful lights. The venue needs very little additional decor but can be made more romantic with simple floral arrangements and candles. Both the Skylite Lounge, and Dining Room are great spaces to hold dining and dancing into the evening. A lounge bar will keep all excited as you cheers to a new chapter in life. El Centro is a fun venue that creates an evening to remember.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant


Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 40 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 11:00AM. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. Please inquire about exact details of minimums for each space. The venue allows 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details and pricing for additional hours and for outdoor reception options, as well as exact capacities for seated receptions.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at El Centro, Georgetown is estimated at between $4,026 and $21,371 for a reception only for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Wheelchair access limited
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM