Garde East is a restaurant wedding venue in Vineyard Haven, Massachusetts. Offering delightful views of the nearby marina as well as exquisite interiors, it has so much to offer couples planning their dream wedding. For both ceremonies and receptions, Garde East is an ideal waterfront venue which truly does justice to its seaside setting.
Facilities and Capacity
Fancy saying your vows on the beachfront, with luxury yachts, the bright-blue sea, and clear skies forming your natural backdrop? At Garde East you can have all that, and more. With the soft sandy beach caressing your feet, close friends and family present, and a simple gazebo framing the official marriage to your significant other, there are few more charming locations for a wedding. A perfect setting for those album-worthy photos, it is picturesque, beautiful, and easily arranged.
Featuring both indoor and outdoor spaces for hosting your reception meal, there is a heavenly feel to Garde East - and the cuisine on offer matches it in terms of quality.
You can enjoy the delectable dishes while you look out over the docks from the decked area. Here, charming square tables and brown wooden chairs provide an adorable space for you and your guests to recline, relax, and dine in stylish comfort as a light sea breeze blows in.
Inside, there are more spaces for entertaining your wedding guests. Similar tables and chairs adorn the room, while rectangular windows transform the view of the marina into framed pictures.
Comfortably, several dozen guests can be accommodated here, and they are sure to be wowed by the amazing sights, smells, and sounds of Garde East.
Conveniently, Garde East is more than happy to work with outside vendors. They have a list of trusted businesses who can easily supply your event with a variety of optional extras. If you are in need of a photographer, event planner, or florist, they can point you in the right direction. Additionally, for couples who would like extra space onsite, they can contact a tent and party rental company. The added option of event rentals from an outside company adds to this venue’s appeal.
For couples seeking to arrive to Garde East in some style, they can take a ride on the private chartered Pied Piper - what better way to mark your arrival?
Garde East’s cuisine is very much inspired by the seaside setting - many of their dishes pay homage to the maritime life that surrounds the venue. The culinary staff specialize in serving up fresh selections such as monkfish liver pate, foie torchon, catch of the day, and so much more. Several beverage menus (cocktails, beers, wines) are available alongside a tasty choice of desserts.
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