Il Fornaio Cucina Italiana, in Englewood, Colorado, is a classic wedding venue straight out of Italy. The sights, sounds and aromas at this restaurant provide an Italian feel perfect for your wedding ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, elopement, engagement party, or bridal shower. Their mission is to provide the most authentic Italian experience with food and the overall experience.
Facility and Capacity
II Fornaio Cucina Italiana can host up to 350 guests within the two spaces at the venue. There are indoor and outdoor options within and around the restaurant. There’s an in-house bar and in-house catering, which makes logistics and planning of your event much more convenient. The venue is pet-friendly, includes wireless internet, and has ample parking and wheelchair access available. The private feel of Fornaio is ideal for couples who want to create an exclusive event just for them and their loved ones.
II Fornaio wedding planners work with each couple to plan their ideal day with all-inclusive packages from event design to setting up and cleaning up on the day of the event. Couples can use outside vendors at Fornaio, including bringing in a custom cake. Barware, flatware, and glassware are included, as well as all linens. The professional bartenders can provide a mix of house or premium beer, liquor, and wine options as well as speciality and signature drinks, with champagne toasts. Bar options can include an open bar for guests, a limited bar, or an all-cash bar, depending on your wedding style.
Custom menus can be designed and prepared for your special day using Italian, American, French, and local fare to Colorado. They will also create dishes keeping in mind any dietary restrictions such as gluten-free, nut-free, vegan, vegetarian, and dishes that don’t include pork. The delicious food can be sampled beforehand with tastings and can be served at the event with buffets, plated dinners, stations, family style, cocktail reception, or hors d’oeuvres. They can also make delicious desserts.