Le Bateau Ivre

East Bay



The warm and inviting ambiance of Le Bateau Ivre will transport you and your guests to an intimate French soirée. Located in the beautiful landscape of Berkeley, this converted French home provides a gorgeous environment to create unforgettable moments. Surrounded by gardens and luscious green grass, the outdoor patio showcases classic red brick covered with green moss and rustic flair, providing lots of space for an elegant reception. With a formal dining room and casual café, Le Bateau Ivre features two venues of versatile space to customize to your every need. The dining space mirrors the outdoors, with red and grey brick walls accented nicely by dark hardwood floors. The modest light fixtures hanging above are the perfect touch to this spacious room. The quaint garden patio, cozy fireplace room, and dim-lit dining experience are the perfect backdrop to amaze your guests and share in romance on this special occasion.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Historic/Landmark Building, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 34 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 100 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 5:00PM. Events must end by 11:30PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $150 to $250 for ceremony and reception and includes 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. A refundable security deposit of $250 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Le Bateau Ivre is estimated at between $5,430 and $14,314 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
No restrictions on music end time
No rice, birdseed, glitter, confetti