Rio Grill

Monterey/Carmel Valley



With 30 years of experience, Rio Grill has what it takes to make your day special. Rio Grill’s award-winning food, fantastic, friendly service, and neighborhood feel make up the recipe for an exciting party. Here, you can host your rehearsal dinner or reception in the Santa Fe Room. This brand new room with its gorgeous barn wood ceiling and rustic elegance provides a private bar and colorful, southwestern art. Wooden furnishings combine with the warm lighting to create a cozy yet festive atmosphere. For a more private affair, the Barrel Room features a barrel-themed ceiling and vintage oak wine cases. The Barrel Room can also be combined with the Santa Fe Room to include all your friends and family! Memorable moments are bound to bloom at the Rio Grill, where a private dining experience meets casual comfort. With focus on finding and using quality, local, fresh ingredients for its menu, Rio Grill will ensure the freshest possible fare for your wedding event!

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant


Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Reception: 115 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 11pm.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $150 to $225 for ceremony and reception and includes 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. A refundable security deposit of $300 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Rio Grill is estimated at between $553 and $13,394 for a reception only for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
No amplified music allowed
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM
No rice, birdseed, glitter, confetti