Need a fab location to host your Main Line wedding rehearsal dinner? We took a look at some of the most amazing private dining options the area has to offer! From high-end and opulent to happy hour vibes. Getting married on the Main Line? We know you’ll be looking for a rehearsal dinner location that’s close by. Keeping it convenient and easy for out-of-town guests is key! Below are 5 of our favorite spots that offer private dining, full restaurant buyouts, exquisite menus, and personalized details! Keep reading for more!
1) 333 Belrose Bar & Grill
Established by Chef Ross Essner, 333 Belrose Bar & Grill embodies a restaurant experience with a catering footprint. What we love about it is the unique brand of warm & fun hospitality and of course the food! At 333 you’ll find classic up-leveled comfort foods. Items like their butcher burger, grilled salmon, cheesesteak spring rolls, and their seafood offerings. There is truly something for everyone on the menu! 333 Belrose has the ability to accommodate your rehearsal dinner with private or semi-private dining spaces.
Their private party sizes begin with up to 15 guests and their event coordinator oversees every aspect of your rehearsal dinner, ensuring a fab experience from start to finish! 333 Belrose is located just off the Blue Route and across from the Radnor train station. Making it an easily accessible choice for those out-of-town guests of yours!
More Details: 333 Belrose Bar & Grill offers seated layouts for 30 to 65 guests at your rehearsal dinner. Or a, for larger-sized guest lists, a full restaurant buyout can accommodate up to 223 guests. You can check out their full private dining menu, right here!
A private dining space set in a literal wine loft? Yes, please! Savona has as much history as it does modern-day flair. Built in 1765, Savona was once the headquarters for Revolutionary War figure, Aaron Burr. Today, Savona is casual dining with an air of sophistication. The display kitchen is just as much a spectacle as the food that’s been carefully plated. A state-of-the-art wood-burning oven and open charcoal-fired grill keep the atmosphere of Savona lively and the focus on the overall dining experience. There are four distinct options for hosting your rehearsal dinner with private dining at Savona. The Boardroom, Main Two, the Wine Loft, and the Wine Cellar.
The Wine Loft is located on the second floor and features a more open setting, surrounded by wine of course, best suited for up to 36 guests. The Wine Cellar, located on the ground floor, is pure ambiance. Deep rich tones and glass cases of wine surround you in every direction. This space is best suited for up to 20 guests. Main 2 is a beautiful semi-private dining room located on the main floor. This bright space with window views can accommodate up to 28 guests. Lastly, the Boardroom is an intimate, private space best suited for up to 12 guests, all seated comfortably at the same dining table! To request one of Savona’s private or semi-private rooms for your rehearsal dinner, you can fill out their contact form here.
What Makes Savona a Top Pick: Their menu is fab without being overcomplicated or leaving you secretly Googling ingredients before you place your order! The wine menu covers red, white, sparkling, and Rosé. Wine can be ordered by the glass or the bottle.
3) Autograph Brasserie
This is one location for a Main Line wedding rehearsal dinner that is as gorgeous as it seems! The facade invites you in but the old-world feel keeps you immersed in the dining experience! Autograph Brasserie resides at the former home of Peppercorn and George’s. The walls inside are a sort of homage to the fandom of celebrity. You’ll find over 1000 celebrity autographs, music albums, and photographs covering the walls and celebrating everyone that you can possibly think of who embodies pop culture.
The food is just as fun as the decor! Autograph Brasserie has a menu that serves up premium steaks, fresh seafood, and hand-made pasta. They follow that up with complementing wine selections and their specialty cocktail list. Private parties at Autograph serve 15 or more guests and can be booked seven days a week! They have a team of private event concierge professionals on hand to help you create a signature menu for your rehearsal dinner. Whether you decide to host for lunch, brunch, dinner or a cocktail reception Autograph Brasiere is a spot for those fun couples who love a little “story” with their dining!
More on Autograph Brassiere: To take a virtual tour of the restaurant’s private dining spaces or to request more information, you can find them online right here!
4) 30 Main
Feverishly searching this list for the laid-back spot with happy hour specials and some good old buffet action? 30 Main is coming in hot! 30 Main hosts everything in the way of private parties. Weddings, rehearsals, birthdays, you name it! Every private event at 30 Main is focused on your unique personality and they strive to make your experience an unforgettable memory. They love providing top-notch service for their private events and the culinary team is open to your ideas on creating a custom menu for your wedding rehearsal. Appetizers, decadent desserts, and everything in between 30 Main loves creating a true culinary experience with fresh, high-quality ingredients.
What makes 30 Main So Special: It’s super laid-back, and unpretentious. Their lounge-style bistro-seating often features live music, and every August they “take a break” to close down, clean, and retrain their staff on all the latest culinary trends
5) Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar
Rounding out our list of Main Line wedding rehearsal dinner locations is Flemings! A fab prime steakhouse and bar! It’s definitely more on the upscale side of things, but the view of the city skyline is everything! When it comes to private events, Flemings has the widest array of offerings. From full restaurant buyouts to themed event packages, a lunch wedding rehearsal, and catering. Flemings offers a little something for truly, everyone. Flemings’ location along the Blue Route makes it a convenient location with 5 options for private dining.
The Penn Room, which can accommodate up to 24 guests. The Radnor Room, which can accommodate up to 24 guests. The Brandywine Room which can accommodate up to 42 guests. The Franklin Room which can accommodate up to 52 guests, and finally the Independence Room which can accommodate up to 82 guests. For more information on Flemings Philadelphia location for your Main Line rehearsal dinner, you can find more details online here.
Why we love it: Flemings private dining rooms easily accommodate a wide range of events, with any style. Additionally, each of their private dining spaces are equipped with a conferencing system for video connection, great for all those speeches by your wedding party and family members!