Find Wedding Ideas: Recommended San Francisco Wedding Venues

Recommended San Francisco Wedding Venues

We *heart* SF! We know you do, too. Dreaming of a wedding in San Francisco? We have recommendations—get ‘em here.

(If you can’t get enough, see detailed info for all the SF wedding venues on our site.)

9 Great Places for Your San Francisco Rehearsal Dinner

Great Places for Your San Francisco Rehearsal DinnerSan Francisco is a veritable smorgasbord of world-class cuisine, encompassing virtually every culture, culinary delight, and price point. But a rehearsal dinner is no mere meal—it's the introduction to your all-important wedding festivities. So we've put together a list of dining options with a combination of great food, cool style, and pretty fabulous views that will inspire you to make reservations.


Leave Your Heart In San Francisco: 10 Unique SF Wedding Venues You'll Love

Unique San Francisco Wedding VenuesSan Francisco is famous for many things: iconic bay views, great parks, and more incredible restaurants per capita than just about anywhere else in the country to name a few. But it's also a prime destination for weddings, thanks to a wealth of unique venues. Here's a selection of standout options that run the gamut from landmark buildings to cutting-edge museums. And most of them are worth visiting even if you're not getting married here!


San Francisco Treasures: 10 Historic and Dazzling Ballroom Settings

10 Historic and Dazzling Ballroom Settings in SFThe California Gold Rush brought people—and fortunes—west. Newly minted tycoons and industrialists flocked to San Francisco, anxious to show off their wealth, and by the turn of the century the city became known for its exuberant, extravagant architecture. Luckily, SF is still a treasure trove of these historic landmarks, hotels, and mansions—all of which offer spectacular ballroom settings for your wedding.


Planning a Rehearsal Dinner in the Bay Area?


Your rehearsal dinner is an opportunity to bring close friends and family together in a more informal way than during your wedding, and an Italian Restaurant can provide the perfect combination of ambiance and cuisine. The setting is often relaxed, and dishes can be served family style. Plus, Italian food is so popular it’s easy to include menu items that will satisfy all your guests. Check out these Bay Area Italian restaurants.


San Francisco is more affordable than you may think! Here are 8 SF wedding venues that won't break the bank.

Dogpatch WineWorks, an affordable San Francisco location.San Francisco is one of the world’s most beautiful cities, which makes it a much sought-after setting for both local and destination weddings. And although it has a reputation for being pricey, there are quite a few affordable venues where you can host your event.


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