6 DMV Rehearsal Dinner Locations Serving Up Delectable Eats!

Planning a rehearsal dinner in the DC Metro Area? The DMV provides a wealth of venue options! Want to dine amidst historic surroundings? In an elegant hotel? On the water? The following list gives you some interesting choices.

Baltimore Museum of Industry
  • Location: 1415 Key Highway, Baltimore MD
  • Ambiance: Inspiring, contemporary, waterfront
  • Fab Features: Their galleries (the Machine Shop/Cannery, Garment Loft and Print Shop) may be available for your event for an additional fee; guided tours can be arranged. Plus, there’s plenty of free parking in the on-site lot! 
  • Event Space Highlights: The Decker Gallery boasts a floor-to-ceiling wall of windows and opens onto the Industry Terrace. If you use both spaces you get a refreshing indoor/outdoor flow along with views of Baltimore’s historic Inner Harbor. The open-air Outdoor Pavilion and Point also offers a spectacular vista. 
  • Catering: Select from preferred list.

Baltimore Museum of Industry

Baltimore Museum of Industry

Baltimore Museum of Industry



Spirit of Baltimore Cruises
  • Location: 561 Light Street, Baltimore MD
  • Ambiance: Exhilarating, warm, comfortable
  • Fab Feature: You’ll enjoy up-close views of the historic Inner Harbor and Baltimore cityscape. 
  • Event Space Highlights: Three climate-controlled interior decks with panoramic windows, dance floors and full-service bars let you celebrate on the water. For the best view and sea breezes head topside to the open-air rooftop deck!
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

Spirit of Baltimore Cruises

Spirit of Baltimore Cruises

Spirit of Baltimore Cruises



Top Of The Town
  • Location: 1400 North 14th Street, Arlington VA
  • Ambiance: Classic elegance
  • Fab Feature: The 100-foot span of floor-to-ceiling glass that frames their panoramic Capitol view, which includes the Washington Monument, the Lincoln Memorial, the White House, the Jefferson Memorial, the Iwo Jima Memorial, the Kennedy Center, and more.
  • Event Space Highlights: In addition to its breathtaking view, this penthouse venue comes with an expansive outdoor terrace, a marble foyer, glittering chandeliers, a dance floor, and a sound system. There’s also a large complimentary private parking lot.
  • Catering: Select from list.

Top of the Town

Top of the Town

Top of the Town



Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant
  • Location: 3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, Mount Vernon VA
  • Ambiance: Historic, warm, rustic
  • Interesting Tidbit: You get to dine just steps from the mansion George Washington called home!
  • Event Space Highlights: There are six comfy dining rooms, two with crackling fireplaces and all with colonial charm and colonial-clad servers.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant

Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant

Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant



Decatur House on Lafayette Square
  • Location: 1610 H Street, NW, Washington DC
  • Ambiance: Elegant, historic
  • Interesting Tidbit: The Decatur House was built by the famous American architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe, who also designed St. John’s Episcopal Church and the U.S. Capitol.
  • Event Space Highlights: The Entertaining Parlors—ideal for rehearsal dinners and other intimate gatherings—impress diners with inlaid wood floors, 19th–century chandeliers, full-length mirrors and fancifully painted ceilings. The stylish Carriage House and the garden courtyard host larger events.
  • Catering: Select from preferred list.

Decatur House on Lafayette Square

Decatur House on Lafayette Square

Decatur House on Lafayette Square



Maggiano’s Little Italy Chevy Chase
  • Location: 5333 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington DC
  • Ambiance: Warm, inviting
  • Interesting Tidbit: Maggiano’s chefs have created lighter versions of their Italian classics, while maintaining the portion size and flavor of the original dishes.
  • Event Space Highlights: 8 banquet rooms collectively feature rich wood trim, walls or wainscoting; gleaming wood floors; leather booths and even some crystal chandeliers.
  • Catering: Provided in-house.

Maggiano’s Little Italy Chevy Chase

Maggiano’s Little Italy Chevy Chase

Maggiano’s Little Italy Chevy Chase



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