The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center

2035 28th Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49508 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center

The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center is a beautiful wedding venue based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. With over 28 years of experience, this banquet hall has many things to offer for your ideal wedding. On-site catering and stunning views combined with a professional and notable staff make this venue perfect for your special day.

Facilities and Capacity
An event space to accommodate up to 350 guests is available at The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center. With both indoor and uncovered outdoor areas, couples can get the best of both worlds with their wedding location. The main room includes a dance floor, room for a DJ and a bar area.

Services Offered
The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center offers all-inclusive packages as well as many other event services to fulfill your wedding needs. Additional services available include:

  • Event planning
  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • Lighting/sound
  • Wheelchair access
  • Shuttle
  • Parking
  • Valet


Cuisine
With on-site catering, The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center offers American cuisine for your wedding menu and can meet different dietary needs such as gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian. Your wedding cake and other dessert items, such as a chocolate fountain, may also be included. They provide several different serving styles for you to choose from, including family style, hor d'oeuvres and plated.

Other Services
The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center offers other services in addition to those mentioned above. Bartending services are available and include an open bar for a champagne toast, signature drinks and premium wine. Other wedding decor items are also provided, such as:

  • Barware
  • Glassware
  • Flatware
  • China
  • Linens
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47 Reviews for The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center

Recommended by 97% of couples


4.8 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.8
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.8

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  • Rachel

    Rachel Ward · Married on 08/23/2019

    5.0
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    • Responsiveness:
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    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Amazing!

    My husband and I had our wedding on 8-23 at the Bluff. Everything was perfect! I could not have asked for better people to work with. Jan and the rest of the team were amazing to work with! They were quick to respond to any questions. Not to mention THE FOOD IS AMAZING THERE. All of my wedding guests are STILL talking about it! They set up everything for me and I was allowed to get into my venue the day before to get everything set up!

    Sent on 09/04/2019
  • Jori

    Jori Krygsheld · Married on 06/15/2019

    5.0
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    Excellent Venue

    The Bluff was an amazing spot to have my wedding reception! Jan and the staff at the Bluff were so accommodating to my every desire, the food was phenomenal, and the atmosphere was perfect for our special day.

    Sent on 07/02/2019

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The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center Pricing

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Here's what couples with similar selections spent on this venue:

$3,898 - $6,164
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This venue offers the below options which may impact pricing:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Cake
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Set Up
  • Barware
  • China
  • Chocolate Fountain
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens

The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • 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? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Lighting/Sound, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 8.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s)
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 1
  • Describe your venue: Banquet Hall
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? All Inclusive Packages, Cake, Clean Up, Event Planner, Lighting / Sound, Set Up
  • What event items are available? Audio Equipment, Centerpieces, Chairs, Dance Floor, Lighting, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Parking, Shuttle, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? April, May, June, July, August, September, October, December
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March

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2 Wedding Deals & Discounts

  • The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center 1
    The Snow White - winter special
    Available January 1, through April 14 (as space and availability allows) $6195 for 150, room & gratuity included. Includes appetizers, American Buffet, deluxe room with scenic view of Indian Trails golf course, China, silverware and linens, Full host Bar by D Schulers, FREE tiered wedding cake.
  • The Bluff Banquet & Conference Center 2
    Friday Night Special
    FRIDAY NIGHT SPECIAL MENU - PRICE JUST $18.95 per person - Fresh Baked Bread, Beverage (Coffee, Water, Coke or Diet Coke) served to your guests, Dinner Buffet: Four Cold Salads, Baked, Mashed or Au Gratin Potato, Hot Vegetable, Oven Baked Chicken, and Signature Meatballs. Includes Chef Attended Pasta Station OR OPTIONAL FRIDAY SELECTION Herb Crusted Chicken or Chicken Dijon With Chef Attended Pasta Station. PRICE JUST $18.95 per person

Professional Network & Endorsements

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    We LOVE the team at Bluff! Great food, attitude, and always fun and professional. Looking forward to our next event with you!

  • Don't Blink Weddings
    Don't Blink Weddings Wedding Photographers

    I have worked two weddings at the Bluff in the past (as a photographer) and both times were very enjoyable! The staff is very pleasant and the grounds and interior are very well kept. Not only was the food well prepared, it seems to be very well managed for time and service. Great place to have a wedding or event!

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  • 2035 28th Street SE Grand Rapids, MI, 49508 See on map
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  • 2035 28th Street SE Grand Rapids, 49508 See on map
    616-425-8143 (Phone number)
    6162433313 (Other Phone Number)
    6163286820 (Fax Number)

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