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The Elan Catering and Events

Lodi, New Jersey View map
2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
Rating 4.8 out of 5
139 reviews
$8k - $9k For 100 Guests
Up to 340 guests

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2022 Couples' Choice Awards Winner
$8k - $9k For 100 Guests
Up to 340 guests

A ballroom-style wedding venue in Lodi, New Jersey, The Elan Catering and Events has been a fruitful part of the New Jersey wedding industry since its inception in 2011. Offering the perfect blend of food, atmosphere and style, this award-winning venue can best be described as both elegant and timeless. With pricing options to accommodate a variety of budgets, The Elan Catering and Events is guaranteed to make your wedding day the event of a lifetime!

Facilities and Capacity

The Elan Catering and Events offers couples three spacious settings in which to host their ceremony and/or reception. Featuring a variety of elegant architectural amenities, such as a dodecagonal skylight and crystal chandeliers, the venue comfortably accommodates a maximum of 400 guests.

Services Offered

The Elan Catering and Events offers five exclusive wedding packages for couples to choose from in order to fulfill their vision of the perfect day: The Daytime & Weekday Package, The Elite Wedding Package, The Complete Wedding Package, The Exclusive Wedding Package and The Dream Wedding Package. For a truly stress-free experience, each package features a mix of the following services:

  • Liability insurance
  • Bridal attendant
  • Setup
  • Cleanup
  • Event planning
  • Event rentals
  • Lighting/sound

Cuisine

Couples who entrust their palates to The Elan Catering and Events benefit from a wide-variety of in-house catering services. Said services include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Tastings
  • Server(s)
  • Hors d’oeuvres
  • Cold displays
  • Cocktail stations
  • Plated dinner
  • Dessert station

Other Services

Couples who book The Elan Catering and Events are more than welcome to add bar services to their special celebration. Said services include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Liquor license
  • Bartender(s)
  • Cash bar
  • Limited bar
  • Specialty beer
  • House beer
  • Premium liquor
  • House liquor
  • Specialty wine
  • Signature drink

Location

The Elan Catering and Events is conveniently located in Bergen County, New Jersey. Less than 10 minutes from Teterboro Airport, the venue is less than 20 minutes from a number of Lodi, New Jersey landmarks, such as the Van Saun County Park and Overpeck County Park.

Frequently Asked Questions

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

No

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

$2,500

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

$926

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

No

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
Lighting/Sound
Linens
Parking
Set Up
Tables

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

Cake Cutting
Dessert
Server(s)
Wedding Cake

What is the starting price per person for bar service?

$12

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

Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Wine

What is the maximum capacity of your venue?

340

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?

25

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

4

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Banquet Hall

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor

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
Bar Services
Cake
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Liability Insurance
Lighting / Sound
Set Up
Wifi

What catering services do you offer?

Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Family Style
French Service
Hors d'oeuvres
Outside Cake
Plated
Server(s)
Stations
Tastings

What bar services do you provide?

Bartender(s)
Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Liquor License
Open Bar
Outside Alcohol
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Altar/Arch
Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chairs
Chair Covers
Dance Floor
Decor
Drapery
Furniture
Lighting
Photo booth
Tables

What food and beverage items are available?

Barware
China
Chocolate Fountain
Flatware
Glassware
Linens

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Valet
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

January
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December

What months are included in your off-peak season?

February
March

139 Reviews

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4.8
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Recommended by 96% of couples
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    Moise N. Married on 12/11/2021
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    It was nice

    Everything was perfect . The food menu was nice. The organization was perfect. The personal was nice as well
  • Khallia
    Khallia C. Married on 08/21/2021
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    Beautiful venue for my wedding!!! 8/21/21

    I got married on 8/21/21 I highly recommend this venue. Rachel, Steve. Erica, and Ari was very helpful from planning to the day of my wedding everyone did a wonderful job helping me. The food was absolutely delicious my guest can’t stop talking about the food and how beautiful the venue is thank you the Elan for making my husband and I dream come true!!!
  • Crystal
    Crystal Married on 02/13/2021
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    Steve is amazing!

    We had a wonderful surprise wedding and Thank you so much Steve for everything! Our night went as planned because of you and Jessica! You all are amazing!!! Also Maria thank you so much !!!

Awards

  • 139
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2022 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2021 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2019 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2018 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2017 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2016 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2014 Winner
  • WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2013 Winner

Real Weddings

  • Esmeilin & Kevon
    55 photos · 12/02/2018

Deals

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Professional Network & Endorsements

14 Endorsements
Knot Just Weddings Events LLC Knot Just Weddings Events LLC Wedding Planners

Knot Just Wedding Events LLC of Garwood NJ loves working at the Elan Caterers , always so professional and a pleasure to work with!

A. E. M. Milestones A. E. M. Milestones Wedding Officiants

The Elan is an elegant venue where I have officiated several weddings. The atmosphere is refined and the service is wonderful. The couples I have serviced seemed very pleased with this venue all around.

Rev. Phil Passantino Rev. Phil Passantino Wedding Officiants

The Elan has a central, easy to get to location. The ceremony room has a nice skylight and makes for a warm setting. The staff are friendly and deliver great service.

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111 US-46 West Lodi, New Jersey, 07644
9737770503
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The Elan Catering and Events frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Elan Catering and Events?

The Elan Catering and Events includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:
  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • China
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planning
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Linens
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At The Elan Catering and Events, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

The Elan Catering and Events includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:
  • Cake Cutting
  • Dessert
  • Server(s)
  • Wedding Cake

At The Elan Catering and Events, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at The Elan Catering and Events includes:
  • Champagne Toast
  • House Beer
  • House Wine

What are the most important characteristics of The Elan Catering and Events in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by The Elan Catering and Events for wedding events is known for:
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Hall

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Elan Catering and Events for wedding events?

The Elan Catering and Events offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:
  • Indoor

What kind of wedding events does The Elan Catering and Events offer?

The Elan Catering and Events offers the following types of wedding events:
  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does The Elan Catering and Events offer for wedding events?

The Elan Catering and Events offers the following services for wedding events:
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Cake
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Liability Insurance
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does The Elan Catering and Events have available for wedding events?

The Elan Catering and Events offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:
  • Altar/Arch
  • Audio Equipment
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Chair Covers
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Drapery
  • Furniture
  • Lighting
  • Photo booth
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend The Elan Catering and Events and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

The Elan Catering and Events is recommended by 90% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 4.8 out of 5 with the following breakdown: 4.8 in quality of service, 4.8 in average response time, 4.8 in flexibility, 4.8 in professionalism and 4.8 in value.

What kind of wedding service promotions does The Elan Catering and Events offer?

The Elan Catering and Events currently offers 1 special WeddingWire promotion for wedding services.

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