Pat O's on the River

New Orleans



Crown your nuptials with a one of a kind event experience at Pat O'Brien's on the River. In addition to the succulent flavors featured on the menu, the event space boasts two venues that can accommodate your wedding celebration. You'll experience all of the charm, grace, and conviviality that makes every experience at Pat O'Brien's something dear to your heart. Introduce your family and friends to the majestic city of New Orleans with a magical ceremony and reception on the Grande Terrace. Located on the third floor, architectural details of the elegantly appointed room include textured walls, antique chandeliers, and floor to ceiling windows. A brick entranceway opens up to slate floors and wrought iron gates, which lead your guests to the spacious terrace overlooking the grand Mississippi River. Or host your celebration on the Promenade. The beautiful space overlooks the Mississippi River. The garden atmosphere and massive windows make the Promenade an inviting and relaxing place to start the first day of the rest of your life. The friendly and dedicated staff at Pat O'Brien's is committed to making your special day run as smoothly as possible.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Ocean/Waterfront View


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 400 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

The reception rental fee, food and beverage are included in the package pricing. There is also a guest minimum of 60 applied to all events. The venue allows 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a wedding ceremony is $800 and includes an extra hour of event time. An additional hour can be arranged for a fee of $14 per person.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Pat O's on the River is estimated at between $13,244 and $14,432 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Ceremony arch
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking
Dance area

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM