Top 20 Wedding Reception Halls in NJ & the Best Event Venues in NJ

The Top Wedding Banquet Halls in NJ and Reception & Event Venues in NJ are always the hardest to find. Planning your wedding shouldn’t be stressful, it should be one of the most enjoyable times of your life! You are organizing the beginning of your married life, and you must start as you mean to go on: with a smile.

But there is always a difficult decision to make, and one of the first ones will be the location of your perfect wedding reception. Celebrating your marriage is so important, and you want the best – not only for you and your partner, but for your guests too. To make everything a little bit easier, here are the top 20 wedding banquet halls in New Jersey.


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The Park Savoy

Ballroom? Check. Dazzling chandelier? Check. Space for everyone to dance? Check. Beautiful scenery, wonderful food, ambient atmosphere? The Park Savoy can offer it all – and it does. The food is incredible, the service is impeccable and you won’t find another wedding venue like it. Unless you check out Nanina’s in the Park, which is tied for our top spot on this list.


Park Chateau

Honestly, The Park Chateau Estate & Gardens is unlike anything that you’ve ever seen before. It happens to not only be the newest member of our “Top Wedding Venues in NJ” list, but it also happens to be one of the most uniquely gorgeous wedding locations that we’ve ever seen. The grandeur and elegance of the Park Chateau is absolutely unrivaled and with over 30 years of catering experience, the Park Chateau is the perfect compliment for your wedding day.

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Nanina’s In the Park

A magnificent New Jersey landmark, nestled in a historical park setting. Nanina’s in the Park is the Perfect Venue for New Jersey Weddings, Corporate Event Venue, Fundraisers, Banquets and more and has been for over 65 years.

The English Manor

Located just off Highway 35 North, this splendid venue is not only beautiful, but has beautiful access for your guests. Never under-estimate the value of an easy entrance!


Rock Island Lake Club

Sunning lake views, incredible service, and a one of a kind experience are all part of the menu at Rock Island Lake Club! One of the best wedding venues in NJ.

Skyview Golf Club & Banquets

Located in the beautiful rolling hills of Sparta, NJ, the Skyview Golf Club is the perfect setting for your scenic wedding ceremony.

The Imperia

A careful balance between sophistication and fun is what The Imperia excels at. Their charm is further extended by offering three distinct ballrooms to choose from. Great food and an attentive staff are ready to make sure your wedding reception is absolutely perfect.

The Venetian

The Venetian is an amazing venue with breathtaking ballrooms and incredible food. Check them out!


The Palace at Somerset Park

Europe is not too far away here at The Palace. With the choice of a Venetian Ballroom or a more French alternative, you will be amazed by the attention to detail in this venue.


The Tides

For any girl who has dreamed of the long green driveway towards her perfect mansion…I think I just found it. The Tides has jaw-dropping rooms over two floors, and has something for everyone.


The Sterling Ballroom

Banish fear at The Sterling Ballroom! There’s no need to fear mediocrity, boredom, or even panic, as staff offer a 24 hour Responsiveness Pledge.


The Crystal Point Yacht Club

If you like boats, then the Crystal Point is a real treat. With the most amazing views and atmosphere, this is even the perfect venue for those who suffer from seasickness!


Nanina’s in the Park

This place deserves to be on here twice! It takes an amazing venue to offer the beauty that Nanina’s in the Park can offer, both inside with stunning architecture, and outside with landscaped gardens. Get your camera at the ready…


Jacques Catering

The title belies the incredible reception venue that they have on site, making sure that their individually designed wedding menu reaches you in perfect shape.


The Graycliff

Taking the hassle out of your big day, the testimonials of The Graycliff consistently mention the high level of service and care that they received. Make sure you can relax by trusting The Graycliff.


The Stone House at Sterling Ridge

Awesome food in a setting that can only be described as “modern rustic.” It’s located in Warren, NJ and definitely is a unique addition to this list.


Perona Farms

Don’t be taken in by the rural name – Perona Farms offers an incredible wedding package that includes gourmet cuisine and ice sculptures. Elegance at its peak.


The Merion

This place has potentially the largest glass dome ceiling that I have ever seen in my life. Light will cascade down on you as you take your first dance. What’s not to love?



It’s difficult not to be blown away by the marvellous palace that is Shadowbrook – until you look at the variety of reception locations on-site. Then you’ll spend your day trying to choose between them.

 Pantagis Renaissance

Step back in time when you enter this particularly elegant reception venue…but luckily you don’t have to leave behind all those modern conveniences, such as a perfect photo area.


Bernard’s Inn

There is only one AAA Four-Diamond rated hotel and restaurant in New Jersey, and that is Bernard’s Inn. If you want to lean towards luxury, this is your reception venue.


Lucien’s Manor

Over one hundred years of brilliant service is already enough to recommend it – but the style, elegance, and taste that it offers? That’s 100% 21st century.


The Hamilton Manor

If modern extravagance is your think, make sure to check out The Hamilton Manor – designer chic with wedding lavishness is definitely a good mixture.


The Gramercy

Winner of the Bride’s Choice Awards in 2012, The Gramercy ensures their attention is on you by only having one wedding at a time. It really will be all about you.


The most important thing to remember when choosing a wedding reception venue is this: what does the venue say about you, and is that the message that you want to send? And at the end of the day, will you have a great time there? If the answer is yes, then go for it!