The Village Tavern is a restaurant wedding venue situated in the historic town of Salem, Massachusetts. Located directly across from the famous Peabody-Essex museum, this exquisite eatery has been hosting private events of all styles and sizes since 2012. It has everything a couple needs to create an enjoyable celebration with their nearest and dearest, including inviting surroundings, delicious menu items, a fun games room, and more. For added convenience, their in-house event coordinator, Alex Payeur, is ready to put every detail in place to make your dining experience truly unforgettable.
Facilities and Capacity
Comfortably seating up to 110 guests, The Governor's Hall is the main event space that the Village Tavern has to offer. It is located away from the main restaurant, allowing couples and their guests to enjoy their celebration in secluded peace and privacy. It comes with a private full-service bar, designated restrooms, and even a separate kitchen dedicated to serving private events of all varieties. For added good times, The Governor's Hall also features a built-in DJ booth, fully equipped with state-of-the-art audiovisual equipment to create magical musical moments.
Upon choosing The Village Tavern, you and your guests will enjoy a feast of creative and award-winning American cuisine prepared using the freshest locally sourced ingredients. Chef Dan Forrestall's culinary talents will be demonstrated long before your special day as the venue always invites to-be-weds to an evening of menu tastings. Following the tasting, Chef Dan will craft a unique wedding menu personalized to fit your tastes and preferences and crafted using the finest seasonal fare. He is more than happy to prepare any special culinary requests and can accommodate any specific dietary requirements. An extensive selection of dining options and services are available, along with beverage packages such as a full all-alcohol cash bar or a completely open bar.