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a perfect blend of historic and modern at the cafe brauer, chicago 

If you have always dreamt of a wedding with a historic look in today’s time, Cafe Brauer is the place to make your dreams come true! An official landmark and enlisted on the National Register of Historic Places, Cafe Brauer spells old-school love in modern times! Located in Lincoln Park, Chicago and at the edge of the Lincoln Park Zoo, Cafe Brauer boasts its Prairie School architecture and spectacular surroundings. With the park, a lake and Chicago skyline in the backdrop, you can imagine the kind of amazing photo-ops that Cafe Brauer would have for your wedding photography!  

This timeless Chicago wedding venue is known for its spectacular architecture comprising of red bricks and green roofs, the Grand Ballroom and two balconies (loggias) with stunning views. This regal event space can accommodate up to 250 guests and is just a 10-minute drive from downtown Chicago.

For your pre-wedding and first look photoshoot, you could walk around Lincoln Park and let your Chicago wedding photographer take picturesque shots against the gorgeous backgrounds! Indulge in a romantic photoshoot with your partner as you both get ready for your big day. You could also have your bridesmaids and groomsmen to strike a pose with you! The iconic Lincoln Park offers a gorgeous green backdrop adding subtle colors to your wedding photography. 

How about saying your wedding vows against the stunning Chicago skyline? Sounds dream-like? The South Loggia is an ideal place if you and your partner wish to have your wedding ceremony overlooking the wonders of your Windy City! Imagine your first kiss as the entire skyline of your loved city comes together to celebrate your union. Isn’t it a beautiful thought? And this wedding venue makes it possible for you to think like that!  

The Grand Ballroom at Cafe Brauer is elegance personified! It oozes grandeur with its Prairie School architecture, domed sky-lit roof, stained glass windows and Tiffany-inspired glass chandeliers. Picture yourself and your partner enjoying the moment as your loved ones raise a toast to your happiness, amidst romantic lighting and a royal ambiance! As the vibes get emotional, allow your Chicago wedding photographer to capture all those laughs, tears of joy and candid moments including the oops moments in his frame! There is no doubt you would want to relive them again and again!

While you are busy with the events unfolding gracefully, do not forget to halt for a few minutes and feel everything that’s happening around. As before you realize, it’ll be gone too fast! Pick a cozy corner with your partner and relish the views of all your nearest ones to celebrate your love! And as you and your partner bask in the gorgeous glow of happiness, allow your wedding photographer to take romantic photos of you both. A perfect moment of happiness saved forever! 

Cocktails can be had at North Loggia which has a beautiful backdrop of the Chicago skyline. It forms the perfect place to get lovable pictures clicked with your friends and family with dazzling city lights! If you thought the word ‘glamorous’ only applies to the insides, try considering the North Loggia and let the glimmering city lights in the background do all the talking!   

Our photographers will be sure to capture the beauty of Café Brauer’s Great Hall along with the personalized style of your wedding reception. Combine beauty and elegance with urban style by planning your wedding day here and leave making memories to us! If marriages are made in heaven, Cafe Brauer shows you that heaven is a place on earth! 

Cafe Brauer

2021 North Stockton Drive
Chicago, IL   60614
(312) 742-2400

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