Lightfoot Restaurant is a fine-dining wedding venue located in Leesburg, Virginia. It first opened its doors in 1999 as the building was previously used as The People's Bank for more than 50 years. An obvious air of elegance surrounds this unique destination as it boasts eye-catching Romanesque revival-style architecture. The charming ambiance that these features enhance is an integral part of its allure for milestone matrimony celebrations. Alongside its visual appeal is the venue's attentive and professional staff. These dedicated individuals are on hand to ensure your planning and day-of execution is a flawlessly successful experience.
Facilities and Capacity
Start your big day in luxury as you and your entourage get ready in the privacy of the venue's Bridal Suite. Here, you can find a myriad of essentials to help you feel best prepared for your trip down the aisle. Throughout the rest of Lightfoot Restaurant are several event spaces for you to make use of for your various wedding-related functions. The Piano bar is an enchanting area that is defined by its organic accents such as wooden railings and hardwood floors. Additionally, a professional piano sits at the center of the room and can be used for entertaining your guests during social cocktail hours. The largest and perhaps crown jewel of this establishment is the Sheridan Room. Designed specifically for weddings and important functions alike, you are guaranteed to find everything you need to host a marvelous function. Large windows allowing natural light to flood into the room make the atmosphere feel light and opulent. It also has an adjacent balcony where guests can catch their breath and catch up on some conversation.
You can take advantage of the all-inclusive signature events package where all services are designed to provide a comprehensively stress-free and streamlined planning experience. Included in your rental of the property are event furniture items and an eclectic collection of classic decor. The venue happily hosts various nuptial gatherings including engagement parties and bridal showers.
Lightfoot Restaurant's co-owner and Executive Chef, Ingrid Gustavson, and her talented team can curate a special selection of food for your wedding. This expert specializes in season American dishes and incorporates various influences from other traditional food styles. Ingrid is happy to meet with you and discuss a custom menu that accommodates the unique preferences and dietary requirements you and your guests have. Some of the local favorites available include but are not limited to:
- Fried green tomatoes
- Blue Ridge spinach salad
- Atomic crab cakes
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Lightfoot Restaurant is a really unique and trendy location. The staff is very friendly and accomodating.
The Lightfoot Restuarant offers everything a bride or event planner would need -- gorgeous location, over-the-top award winning cuisine and superior service! A vintage site with modern touches, the Lightfoot can accomodate anything from large weddings, festive parties to intimate gatherings. At J. Morris Flowers we love decorating this venue -- everything works, from classic to modern flowers and decor. The Lightfoot will create an event you and your guests will never forget!
I love the Lightfoot it is by far one of the most unique venues in the DC. area. The food is amazing, the atmosphere is warm and inviting and Carrie is a pleasure to work with. For all of those reasons Lightfoot is the perfect place to plan your wedding and reception.
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Lightfoot Restaurant?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
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- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
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- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
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- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
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