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Cafe Cortina is a beautiful wedding event venue located in Farmington, Michigan. Founded on the site of a former apple orchard, this stunning outdoor venue has a history that spans four decades. Now the property resembles an Italian countryside vineyard, which offers a warm and relaxed ambiance for rustic wedding styles. Their indoor dining rooms and outdoor patios will help create a perfectly elegant setting for wedding celebrations, engagement parties, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, or wedding receptions. The gorgeous features of Cafe Cortina will serve as a beautiful backdrop for your wedding event; you will have lots of opportunities to take gorgeous wedding photography that you can cherish for years to come. Whatever you decide you want for your wedding celebration, the amazing staff at Cafe Cortina will be able to accommodate you in luxurious style. Menus can be customized to meet dietary needs ( Vegan, Gluten-free, Vegetarian)
Couples work with Cafe Cortina's head event coordinator for stress-free, fun planning.
Facilities and Capacity
With the ability to accommodate between 24 and 150 guests, the Cafe Cortina offers a timeless setting for intimate wedding celebrations. Wedding ceremonies will take place by the indoor or outdoor fireplaces. During warmer months, wedding ceremonies and receptions take place on the patio.
Cafe Cortina offers wedding event packages to accommodate a variety of wedding couples with different styles, tastes, and budgets. Services offered in their exclusive packages include accommodations, event planning services, event rentals, lighting and sound, and cake services. Other services offered include:
- In-house catering
- Chairs, tables, and linens
- Event rentals
Chefs Ernesto, Luis, and Hoffa, along with the incredibly talented and genuine wait staff will cater your wedding event in gorgeous style. During summer months, the majority of the ingredients are sourced right at the venue's garden, while carefully selected ingredients from Michigan, California and Italy make up the off-season menu. The result is a number of carefully crafted entrees, appetizers, accompaniments, salads, and delicious drinks. Whether you are planning an event for 1,000 people or a small intimate gathering of close family and friends, the catering staff at Cafe Cortina provides a truly memorable experience.
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Rina Tonon over 25 years of expert hospitality and service to guests.
Her approach is assisting diverse couples to create a unique, yet stress-free celebration.
Expertise in various cultures.
Many clients are out of state and Rina will organize reputable vendors always keeping in mind couples reasonable budgets
Cafe Cortina is a non-traditional Banquet Hall Reception.
Many details and beautiful themes are a specialty of Cafe Cortina beautiful settings & background.
Kelley Vandesande is well-experienced is creating the most unique Wedding and party celebrations.
Her relaxed approach to coordinate the most beautiful Reception are well documented by reading her reviews from past clients.
Kelley is extremely detailed and takes a truly personal intetrest in the couple's vision.
Clients immediately understand their most special day is in good hands.
Luis Ernesto Antopia,
10 year history as Head Executive Chef Cafe Cortina.
Well experienced in customizes menus.
Vegan, Vegetarian, Gluten Free are always accommodated.
Creates food for all cultures
All food made on premise Cafe Cortina kitchen
Chef has his own large kitchen garden for herbs and vegeatbles
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Cafe Cortina frequently asked questions
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What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Cafe Cortina for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
What kind of wedding events does Cafe Cortina offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Cafe Cortina offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Lighting / Sound
- Set Up
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