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Whether you are planning an intimate outdoor wedding or a formal reception for 300 guests, our list of Washington DC Wedding Reception Venues will help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

1789 Restaurant
American | Georgetown
Capacity 125
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Location and atmosphere make 1789 Restaurant the perfect choice for private events. It has all the charm of an elegant country inn, and is situated right in the heart of Georgetown. Private rooms are available for brunches, luncheons, dinners, weddings, business meetings and cocktail receptions.

AGORA
Mediterranean | Dupont Circle
Capacity 230
$$$$

At Agora, our private dining options are flexible depending on the size of your party and the scope of your event. We can accommodate small, intimate groups, as well as larger events. We also offer private space for your corporate events including retreats where you will have the option of casual or

Alhambra
Breakfast | Downtown
Capacity 110
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Alta Strada- DC
Italian | Mt. Vernon Square
Capacity 100
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From celebratory dinners, to business meetings, or cocktail receptions, leave the event planning to us. A dedicated staff will ensure your guests an event to remember. To learn more about events please go to https://www.altastradarestaurant.com/private-events We cannot wait to cook for you!

American Son
Contemporary American | Downtown
Capacity 150
$$$$

EATON DC’S FEATURED MORNING- DINNER RESTAURANT. HELMED BY CHEF TIM MA, AMERICAN SON EPITOMIZES WHAT MODERN-DAY AMERICAN CUISINE GENUINELY IS: A MELTING POT OF IMMIGRANT CULTURE.

Big Bear Cafe
Contemporary American | Bloomingdale / Brookland
Capacity 120
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Flowering herbs, grape vines and fruit trees cover our garden patio as we we serve candle-lit, family style dinners using farm-sourced ingredients.

Capacity 526
$$$$

Boasting the largest amount of private dining rooms (seven!) in the city, Bobby Van’s Grill has just gone through major renovations that created two new private dining Boardrooms on its upper floor, as well as a completely updated Atrium space that embodies a modern and fresh feel.

Brasserie Beck
Belgian | Downtown
Capacity 100
$$$$

Brasserie Beck offers two private dining rooms, the Brabo and Waterloo. Both private spaces accommodate 32 seated/35 reception style. Combined the space can accommodate 64 seated/85 cocktail reception. Beck's Chef's Table seats 10. Restaurant buyouts 200 seated/450 reception also available.

Cafe Du Parc
Contemporary French | Downtown
Capacity 75
$$$$

Overlooking the iconic lobby of the historic Willard InterContinental, the Pershing Private Dining Room in Cafe du Parc offers a vibrant, intimate setting perfect for all occasions.

Cafe Riggs
Contemporary European | Downtown
Capacity 50
$$$$

Café Riggs is home to a semi-private dining room for events up to 30, a private dining room for seated events up to 18, and receptions up to 27, as well as a communal table for receptions up to 40 in the main dining room. Curated menus are tailored by Executive Chef, Patrick Curran.