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Price range: $9,500 - $23,000 Price range: $9,000 - $20,000
Couples usually spend $12,500 Couples usually spend $10,500
Ceremony
$500 starting price
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$500 starting price

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About

On WeddingWire since 2009

Lido Banquets & Events is an elegant wedding venue located in Chicago on the Windy City’s Northwest side. Our banquet hall is brimming with modern charm. It can set the stage for engagement parties, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies, and receptions. Featuring dynamic facilities and an exquisite in-house catering team, this one-of-a-kind gem gem is the perfect place to begin your new chapter.

Facilities and Capacity

Ideal for intimate gatherings and large celebrations, Lido Banquets & Events can host up to 230 guests. The main event space is characterized by its refined design, with features such as chandeliers, modern carpeting, and porcelain flooring. Your nearest and dearest can mix and mingle around the uplit bar space, a trendy feature that complements the venue’s contemporary charm. The room also boasts a large dance floor and ample space for dinner and dancing. You and your partner can prepare for your big day in the state-of-the-art get-ready room while your loved ones socialize in the eye-catching entryway. From your “I do” to your first married dance, our banquet hall can provide the backdrop for every part of your once-in-a-lifetime event.

Services Offered

At Lido Banquets & Events, our staff is committed to bringing your dream wedding to life. They aim to provide you with a personalized experience, ensuring that every detail is planned to perfection. We offer in-person and virtual consultations, providing a wonderful opportunity for you to tell us about your event design and theme preferences. Event set-up and breakdown, floorplan arrangements, and audiovisual support are just a few of the many services that we offer. As an added touch, we can set up personalized color lighting effects and custom monogram projections.

Cuisine

As one of the most popular banquet halls in Chicago we pride ourselves in offering you top quality tried and tested dishes that have been a favorite for many thousands of guests – all cooked from scratch in our professional kitchen.

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Frequently asked questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

No

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$500

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$500

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting
Dessert
Server(s)

Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

Bartender(s)
Champagne Toast
House Wine
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink

What months are included in your peak season?

April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
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Reviews of Lido Banquets & Events

4.9 out of 5 rating
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2024 Winner
4.9 out of 5 rating
20 Reviews
99% recommend it
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Weddingwire
4.9/5 20 reviews
Google
4.6/5 179 reviews
Andrew
Andrew C. Sent on 11/29/2023
5 out of 5 rating

A Dream Wedding Experience at Lido Banquets & Events

Writing this review fills me with joy and gratitude as I reminisce about our wedding day at Lido Banquets & Events. It was nothing short of a fairytale, a seamless blend of elegance, impeccable service, and culinary excellence. From the moment we first stepped into the venue, we knew it was the perfect place for our special day. The Lido team, led by the remarkable Andre, exceeded all our expectations. Their professionalism and attention to detail were evident in every aspect of our wedding planning and execution. They handled everything with such finesse. The culinary experience at Lido was a highlight. Their in-house team crafted a menu that was both innovative and delicious. Each dish, from the Alfredo pasta to the tender chicken breast, was a gastronomic delight. The roast beef and heavenly mashed potatoes were particularly memorable, and the staff's willingness to accommodate second servings was a testament to their exceptional service. Lido’s custom lighting options added a magical touch, perfectly aligning with our wedding theme and creating a mesmerizing ambiance. The servers were the epitome of professionalism - attentive, efficient, and genuinely caring. Our guests were equally impressed, continuously praising the quality of service. Lido’s expertise in wedding planning shone through in every detail. They made sure that every aspect, from the seating arrangement to the music, was tailored to our preferences. Their warmth and dedication made us feel like the most important people in the world. For smaller weddings like ours, Lido provided an intimate and upscale setting. We had the opportunity to truly connect with our guests, creating lasting memories. The coordinator ensured everything ran smoothly, proving that perfection on your wedding day is possible.
Bryan
Bryan W. Sent on 06/19/2023
5 out of 5 rating

An Enchanting Dream Wedding at Lido Banquets & Events:

Our wedding day at Lido Banquets & Events was an absolute dream come true. From start to finish, the entire experience was filled with joy, love, and unforgettable moments. I cannot recommend this venue enough for couples looking to create a truly magical wedding celebration. From the moment we arrived, we were greeted with warm smiles and impeccable service. The staff, led by the Andre, went above and beyond to ensure that every detail of our day was perfect. They took care of everything, allowing us to relax and enjoy every precious moment. The venue itself was breathtakingly beautiful. The elegant and clean atmosphere set the perfect tone for our special day. Every detail was meticulously planned and executed, from the stunning bridal room to the modern and well-stocked bar. The attention to detail was evident in every corner of the venue, and it added an extra touch of elegance to our wedding. The highlight of the evening was undoubtedly the food. Lido Banquets & Events takes pride in their in-house culinary team, and it truly showed. The food was exceptional, prepared with love and attention to detail. Each dish had its own unique flair and was bursting with flavor. From the delectable pasta with Alfredo sauce and broccoli to the mouthwatering Caesar salad, every bite was a delight. The chicken breast, lightly breaded and topped with a creamy sauce, was incredibly tender and flavorful. The roast beef, bathed in rich gravy, melted in our mouths. And let's not forget the heavenly mashed potatoes, with a hint of red skins that added an extra dimension of taste. We couldn't resist asking for seconds, and the staff happily accommodated our request. Throughout the evening, the service was impeccable. The servers were attentive, efficient, and friendly. They effortlessly ensured that all our guests' needs were met, and we received countless compliments from our loved ones about the quality of service. Lido Banquets & Events also impressed us with their custom lighting options. They beautifully tailored the LED colors to match our wedding theme, creating a truly enchanting ambiance. It was evident that they go above and beyond to make each event unique and special. To Andre and the entire team at Lido Banquets & Events, we extend our heartfelt gratitude for making our wedding day so incredibly special. Your professionalism, attention to detail, and genuine care made all the difference. We wholeheartedly recommend this venue to any couple searching for a place where their wedding dreams can come true.
Joseph
Joseph J. Sent on 04/20/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Dream come true!

As a newlywed, I can confidently say that our wedding at Lido Banquets & Events was an absolute dream come true. The setting was incredibly gorgeous, with tasteful furnishings and an amazing perspective of the skyline. We knew the setting was ideal for our big day the moment we walked into the room. The team at Lido Banquets & Events was incredibly helpful and accommodating throughout the planning process. They worked really hard to make sure that everything was handled, from the seating arrangement to the music choice, and they paid special attention to our requests. Their expertise in wedding planning really showed, and we were able to relax and enjoy the festivities without any worries or stress. Of course, no wedding is complete without delicious food, and Lido Banquets & Events did not disappoint in this regard. The menu was carefully crafted with a wide range of options to please all palates, and every dish was beautifully presented. But what truly caught our attention was the staff's first-rate service. They were warm, welcoming, and attentive to every need. From making sure that the bride and groom were taken care of to ensuring that our guests were comfortable and happy, the staff at Lido Banquets & Events truly went above and beyond.
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