77 Best Wedding Venues In NYC To Set The Scene

Choosing your wedding venue is one of the first steps to planning a wedding. The perfect venue will help all the other little details such as the theme of your wedding invites or flower choice fall into place. Whether you’re looking to wed in the heart of Midtown or seeking a stylish escape in one of NYC’s lush suburbs, the wedding venues of New York are as versatile and dreamy as the city itself.

For those planning a unique or intimate celebration, explore the exposed brick art studios of Soho and Brooklyn or the versatile private rooms in the farm-to-table bistros of Midtown and Lower Manhattan.

Lavish and more traditional choices include venues overlooking St. Patrick’s Cathedral, famous ballrooms or critically acclaimed restaurants. Just imagine your friends and family raising their champagne flutes to you on a patio that overlooks the city lights. New York offers a variety of luxurious venue options.

Whichever venue reflects your style, all NYC weddings carry along the bustling, unmatchable energy of the Big Apple. We’ve created a list of 77 of the best wedding venues in New York to help you find the perfect location for your special day.

Instructions: Click through the buttons below to sort by capacity and price. If you are looking for a wedding venue that caters, click on the “offers catering” box.

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Columbia University Faculty House

$ Capacity: 300+

Columbia University's timeless collegiate event space offers an elegant dining room and an expansive terrace overlooking the city.

Marco Polo Cruises

$ Capacity: 300+

Couples can cruise around the New York harbor with their friends and family aboard a fleet of modern, stylish yacht charters.

First Unitarian Congregational Society In Brooklyn

$ Capacity: 300+

First Unitarian Congregational Society offers a warm, welcoming space for ceremonies and celebrations at their ornate cathedral in the heart of Brooklyn Heights.

Lessing's Events - Off Premise

$$ Capacity: 300+

Lessing's offers decadent indoor and outdoor events across a range of striking venues in East End, Long Island and Manhattan.


$$ Capacity: 300+

Famous 19th-century restaurant with rich wood paneling, a private wine collection and sophisticated decor.

Hudson Terrace

$$ Capacity: 300+

Modern and versatile rooftop, terrace and indoor nightclub space with panoramic views of the river.

Prestige Yacht Charters, Inc

$$ Capacity: 300+

A fleet of luxury yachts for a range of wedding budgets that offers multiple ports of departure and space for more than 300 guests.

Hornblower Cruises & Events

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Dance, dine and exchange vows while looking out over the NYC waterways in a selection of luxury boats and yachts.

Abigail Kirsch at Pier Sixty, The Lighthouse & Current

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Iconic riverside event hall with 10,000 square feet of dining, dancing and ceremony space with events designed by Abigail Kirsch.

Edison Ballroom

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Decadent midtown ballroom that includes ample lighting and sound equipment, full dance floor and a massive stage for bands and ceremonies.

Celebrate at Snug Harbor

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Lush gardens and timeless mansions offer classic weddings just minutes outside of Manhattan, all beautifully captured here by Alison Dunn Photography.

InterContinental New York Barclay

$$$ Capacity: 300+

The Intercontinental New York offers elegant photo opps and full-service treatment in their versatile ceremony and ballroom spaces.

Dining Delegates Room at the United Nations

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Expansive views of the East River and massive indoor and outdoor events spaces welcome classic and modern weddings alike.


$$$ Capacity: 300+

This chic and modern event venue hosts stylish weddings for couples seeking both unique and classic wedding designs.

Union Square Ballroom

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Highly equipped, club-style ballroom conveniently placed right off of Union Square Park.

Francesca's Touch of Class Events, Inc.

$$$ Capacity: 300+

A versatile fleet of yachts welcomes both large and small ceremonies, celebrations and overnight excursions.

Broad Street Ballroom

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Classic ballroom with towering ceilings, Grecian columns and expansive dining room space.

Shop Studios

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Modern, stylish studio in Midtown Manhattan ready to be customized for each wedding's unique design.

The Altman Building

$$$ Capacity: 300+

Chic and historic event space surrounded by exposed brick, hardwood floors and ample natural lighting.

OHEKA CASTLE Hotel & Estate

$$$$ Capacity: 300+

Brett Matthews Photography captures the sprawling manicured gardens and classic Oheka castle that hosts opulent weddings just miles outside of NYC.

American Museum Of Natural History

$$$$ Capacity: 300+

Couples celebrate their nuptials in the iconic Whale Room and throughout the many exhibit-filled events spaces one of NYC's largest museums.

The Frick Collection

$$$$ Capacity: 300+

Guests peruse the renowned Frick art collection before celebrating throughout the classic gardens and architecture of this elegant NYC museum.

212 Steakhouse

$ Capacity: 100

Acclaimed chefs cater to wedding guests in this stylish, ornate Midtown Manhattan steakhouse.

Victory Garden Cafe

$$ Capacity: 100

Located just off the subway in Astoria, Queens, this Greek gem offers fine pastries, food and a private garden for celebration.


$$ Capacity: 100

Hip and funky Midtown space with exposed brick, hand-painted murals and food from renowned chefs.

The Benjamin

$$ Capacity: 100

Luxury hotel in the heart of Manhattan with a collection of flexible spaces for small receptions and rehearsal dinners.

Haven's Kitchen

$$$ Capacity: 100

Rustic and hip event space with classic NYC exposed brick and hardwood floors set above a cooking school and cafe--all beautifully shot by Blue Jar Photography.

Maison May Dekalb

$$$ Capacity: 100

Choose between a charming Brooklyn garden or an iconic Brownstone space, both with a farm-to-table menu.

The Lambs Club

$$$ Capacity: 100

The Lambs Club offers exclusive gathering spaces with distinctive, Art Deco architecture all hosted by Chef Geoffrey Zakarian.

Le Bernardin

$$$$ Capacity: 100

Daniel Krieger captures this private dining room above Le Bernardin with floor-to-ceiling windows and elegantly wood-paneled walls.


$$ Capacity: 150

This historic building features architectural accents such as exposed brick and opulent chandeliers--expertly shot here by SeanGallery.

Home Studios Inc

$$ Capacity: 150

A sun-filled studio space with high ceilings, natural brick and a trendy address just North of Union Square.


$$ Capacity: 150

Stylish yet casual Italian restaurant in Brooklyn with expansive indoor dining spaces and rooftop terraces with views of the East River.

Strand Book Store

$$ Capacity: 150

Surrounded by the rare books of the iconic Strand Bookshop, couples can rent out this cozy, wood-filled space for vows, dinner and dancing.

Tarallucci E Vino Weddings

$$$ Capacity: 150

Bright, minimalist space created from a converted warehouse welcomes the personal designs of this chic wedding designer.

3 West Club

$$$ Capacity: 150

Host up to 350 guests in this NYC landmark hotel amongst ornate architecture, original artwork and opulent chandeliers.

Brooklyn Winery

$$$ Capacity: 150

Katie Slater Photography captured this rustic-chic Brooklyn winery, offering a romantic and vintage wedding space in the heart of Brooklyn.

Ramscale Studio

$$$ Capacity: 150

Set on the Highline in Manhattan's West Village, Ramscale welcomes groups both large and small to their expansive studio and rooftop event spaces.

Tribeca Grill

$$$ Capacity: 150

Accented with walls of exposed brick and ample natural sunlight, Chris Leary Weddings photographed this versatile restaurant and studio space in stylish Tribeca.

NY Boat Charter

$$$ Capacity: 150

Couples exchange vows surrounded by the views of NYC skylines and iconic bridges while dining on a variety of large yachts and charters.

Pera Soho

$$$ Capacity: 150

Couples can either rent out a selection of stylish dining areas or the entire restaurant, all the while enjoying modern Mediterranean cuisine in a hip ambiance.

620 Loft & Garden

$$$$ Capacity: 150

Located right on 5th Avenue, this rooftop garden scene is backed by St. Patrick's Cathedral for an unmatchable ceremony and celebration.

Restaurant Daniel

$$$$ Capacity: 150

Recognized as one of NYC's most acclaimed dining experiences, Restaurant Daniel features a Neoclassical-style dining space and a private lounge and bar.

One if by Land, Two if by Sea

$$$$ Capacity: 150

Captured beautifully by Deja Vu Studios, this renowned restaurant includes cathedral-style ceilings, rooms of rich mahogany and historic elegance.

Studio 450

$$ Capacity: 200

Bright and expansive, this flexible space offers a blank slate to classic and artistically inspired couples alike.

The Capital Grille Wall Street

$$ Capacity: 200

The Capital Grille in the distinguished Wall Street area hosts both intimate and extravagant events in this timelessly designed restaurant.

The Bathhouse Studios

$$ Capacity: 200

This multi-leveled, completely customizable space welcomes all sizes and styles of modern NYC weddings, expertly captured here by Jennifer Bobe.

Midtown Loft and Terrace

$$$ Capacity: 200

Encircled by Midtown's iconic buildings, couples can wed on the rooftop and celebrate in their lavish, customizable ballrooms.

FEAST at Round Hill

$$$ Capacity: 200

Couples enjoy exclusive use of the expansive grounds and a classical mansion on the day of their wedding on this Hudson Valley estate.

The Harold Pratt House and Peterson Hall

$$$ Capacity: 200

Exquisitely captured by Brian Dorsey Studios, the iconic Pratt mansion combines NYC luxury with the romance of an intimate event.

Museum of the City of New York

$$$ Capacity: 200

Kat Harris photographed this chic wedding in this classic 5th avenue museum that offers indoor dining space and charming enclosed gardens.

The Skylark

$$$ Capacity: 200

Styled here by Abigail Kisrch, the Skylark welcomes couples to wed and dine with panoramic views of central Manhattan, including a patio for cocktails and conversation.

Gran Morsi

$$$ Capacity: 200

This bright and simple Italian restaurant in the heart of Tribeca offers rustic brick and natural accents with room for personal touches.

The Gallery at Dream Downtown

$$$ Capacity: 200

Couples can plan weddings for up to 200 friends and family in this swanky, customizable ballroom equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

Dobbin St

$$ Capacity: 250

Captured by J&R Photography, the Dobbin Space in Williamsburg featured 8,900 square feet of studios, mezzanines and terraces for a fully dynamic event.

Red Rooster Harlem

$$ Capacity: 250

This highly acclaimed eatery in Harlem also welcomes private gatherings to their space specifically designed for parties of up to 275 guests.

Upper Story by Charlie Palmer

$$ Capacity: 250

Couples surround themselves in the NYC skyline in this window-lined, contemporary event space, with menus inspired by chef Charlie Palmer.

Trinity Place

$$ Capacity: 250

As many as 250 guests can gather in this chic, vintage NYC restaurant. Each couple collaborates with their in-house planner and can choose from a selection of elegant spaces.

Bryant Park Grill

$$$ Capacity: 250

With a ballroom looking out over Midtown's Bryant Park, Divine Light Photography captured this stylish bistro that offers lavish indoor and outdoor wedding space in the center of Manhattan.

Housing Works Bookstore in Soho

$$$ Capacity: 250

Couples can cozy up among the bookshelves of this well-known Soho bookstore for intimate gatherings and ceremonies--photographed beautifully here by Priyanca Rao Photography.

MyMoon Restaurant + Venue

$$$ Capacity: 250

Ideal for the modern couple seeking a chic, personalized ceremony and intimate dinner in garden or brownstone-style event space.

Hudson Mercantile

$$$ Capacity: 250

Abigail Kirsch showcased her signature design throughout this rooftop, studio and gallery space right in Midtown Manhattan, all backed by the city's most stunning views.

Sun West Studios

$$$ Capacity: 250

With warehouse-style windows welcoming in bright sunlight and views of the Hudson, this versatile studio space was captured during an elegant wedding by photograph Betsi Ewing.

The Crown

$$$ Capacity: 250

The photography team of All Good captured this expansive and modern rooftop venue for a savvy NYC couple.

ASPIRE at One World Observatory

$$$$ Capacity: 250

Couples can be one of the first to wed at the top of One World Observatory, welcoming up to 250 guests for the highest and most expansive views in the city.

The Athenaeum Hotel at Chautauqua Institution

$ Capacity: 300

Erich Camping Photography captured the elegance of this historic hotel in the artistic haven community of Chautauqua, New York.

New York City Fire Museum

$$ Capacity: 300

Celebrate your nuptials while honoring the history of the New York City Fire Department. Denis Gostev photographed the flexible museum space, capable of hosting up to 300 guests for ceremony and celebration.

The Mansion at Oyster Bay

$$$ Capacity: 300

Perfect for couples seeking classical elegance in a private estate, The Mansion at Oyster Bay welcomes large parties for opulent evenings in their grand, richly accented ballroom.

The Yale Club of New York City

$$$ Capacity: 300

For over a century, guests have enjoyed this historic ballroom and event venue, equipped with coffered ceilings and ornate chandeliers.

Falkirk Estate

$$$ Capacity: 300

A short trip outside of NYC, the Falkirk Estate offers an opulent country club wedding venue for chic Manhattan couples with both indoor and outdoor gathering spaces.

Hudson Loft NY

$$$ Capacity: 300

Surrounded by the hip village of Irvington-On-Hudson, this modern and chic studio space welcomes couples seeking complete customization in a modern venue.

Paper Factory Hotel

$$$ Capacity: 300

Packed with style and character, this distinctive Queens hotel offers design-focused events spaces highly accessible to Manhattan.

The Quogue Club at Hallock House

$$ Capacity: 50

Offering destination-worthy luxury only hours outside of Manhattan, this Long Island country club hosts up to 50 guests for intimate gatherings.

The Wall Street Inn

$$$ Capacity: 50

Couples seeking to mix historic charm with a chic Manhattan address can host their private event in the elegant Wall Street Inn.


$$ Capacity: 300+

Tucked beneath the Queensboro Bridge, this architecturally stunning venue offers a unique yet elegant space for large events and weddings.