The Salt Lick: Thurman's Mansion & Pecan Grove is a premier restaurant wedding venue in Driftwood, Texas. The Salt Lick is home to Texas Hill Country’s best barbecue. The two venues, Thurman’s Mansion and Pecan Grove bring this exceptional cuisine and staff right to your wedding venue, with beautiful atmosphere all around. You can enjoy a vineyard ceremony, then lead guests to your banquet hall for a relaxed, hearty meal catered to your individual preferences. The Salt Lick works with you from day one to ensure a flawless experience is possible. For a local, relaxed, and truly stunning wedding day, choose The Salt Lick: Thurman’s Mansion & Pecan Grove.
Facilities and Capacity
The Salt Lick restaurant offers a variety of indoor and outdoor venues for private events. The two most popular for weddings include Thurman’s Mansion and Pecan Grove, though smaller spaces are available for dining only. Pecan Grove is a large estate characterized by wooden columns lining the front patio and a spacious reception space with a built-in dance floor and stage. Pecan Grove can accommodate up to 350 guests and offers onsite suites for pre-wedding preparations. Outside string lights hang from the pecan trees and line the covered walkway into the venue. Pecan Grove also has a historic stone fireplace to keep guests warm and cozy after dinner. Thurman’s Mansion, the second largest venue of The Salt Lick, offers plenty of space for up to 180 guests, or 150 with a dance floor. Twinkling lights line the railings and grand pillars support the double-decker patio. Thurman’s Mansion was built from limestone and features elegant wood beam ceilings. It also features an onsite suite for both of the couple’s wedding parties.
The Salt Lick is known for its exceptional cuisine and commitment to customer service. They provide comprehensive wedding packages with a selection of classic barbecue and fine dining menus. Wedding packages include:
- Three-hour catering service including setup, serving, and breakdown
- Wait staff
- Self-serve buffet and drink stations
- Tables and linens for buffet
- Serveware and cutlery
- Onsite “Banquet Captain”
The Salt Lick is known for their exceptional classic barbecue with recipes that date back decades. For casual affairs, buffet-style barbecue with classic southern sides is an easy and simple solution guests will love. For more formal affairs, however, The Salt Lick provides a Beyond Bar-B-Que catering menu with more refined entree selections, bar service, and hors d’oeuvres.
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Salt Lick: Thurman's Mansion & Pecan Grove?
- Clean Up
- Set Up
At The Salt Lick: Thurman's Mansion & Pecan Grove, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
- Cake Cutting
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- House Liquor
- House Wine
What are the most important characteristics of The Salt Lick: Thurman's Mansion & Pecan Grove in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Salt Lick: Thurman's Mansion & Pecan Grove for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does The Salt Lick: Thurman's Mansion & Pecan Grove offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Salt Lick: Thurman's Mansion & Pecan Grove offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Get Ready Rooms
- Pet Friendly
- Set Up
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