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Long Island Catering Halls

That Mix Convenience and Style We get it, wedding planning is difficult. It can be tricky business to hire wedding vendors, plan out the decor and handle a budget. But getting married at one of those Long Island catering halls can really make your planning process a breeze. Such Long Island wedding venues are like one-stop shops for all of your wedding needs, with location, catering, and other facilities all handled in-house. The workers are experts at managing activities of all sizes, and can ensure a smooth run of the day. And typically these event spaces can be personalized with your decor option to make sure it suits your style.
Check out these Long Island catering halls to find the best spot to match your taste and budget.

Watermill Caterers wedding photographer

This Smithtown venue features lush outdoor space with waterfalls, trees, and patios, and is suitable for ceremonies and happy hours. Within, you can find the newly refurbished ballroom, which can hold up to 400 guests. The ballroom, with cherry wood floors, crystal chandeliers and wide windows, has a modern-glam look. You can select from many catering packages and you will also have access to a free in-house planner, private bridal suite, lighting, and more. The winning venue for this Couples 'Choice Award wins raves for the food and service.

Chateau Briand Caterers wedding photographer

This Carle Place venue certainly worth a look for your ceremony and reception if you're looking for a catering hall on Long Island that exudes glamour. You'll love the outdoor garden, where vows can be exchanged inside a grand gazebo featuring drapes, lighted pillars, and surrounded by palm trees — plus, there's an array of fresh flowers on a pergola-covered path. You can choose one of the ballrooms or the private Indoor Chapel for indoor ceremonies. There are three ballrooms to choose from when it's time for your reception: the newly renovated Leonardo da Vinci ballroom with its Swarovski crystal chandeliers, fireplace, cherry-wood flooring and more, the smaller Saturnia ballroom with its high ceilings, and the glamorous Normandy ballroom. All told, the venue will host up to 400 guests 'weddings, and has received multiple Couples' Choice Awards from couples for its high marks.

Atlantis Banquets & Events wedding photographer

This Long Island catering hall is absolutely original. Located on Riverhead's Peconic River, this venue is set inside the iconic Long Island Aquarium, providing you and up to 320 guests with a fun experience. There are two ballrooms to choose from — the classic Sea Star Ballroom or the Coliseum Room, and while celebrating your wedding day, your guests will be able to see the exhibits of dolphins, penguins and sea lions. Catering is given in-house and with the aquatic life you'll also enjoy some pretty amazing photo ops.

Villa Lombardi's
wedding photographer

This catering hall on Long Island is a wish come true if you've always dreamed of getting married in an Italian villa but want to live closer to home. Here, outdoor gardens are accessible for outdoor events, and a grand Glass Atrium if you want to exchange your "I dos" inside. At this venue in Holbrook the ballroom is traditional and romantic, with crystal chandeliers and marble floors. The Italian cuisine wins praise, and even the largest of weddings, with a capacity of 1,500, have space.

Giorgios Caterers wedding photographer

This award-winning Couples 'Choice venue in Calverton on the North Fork offers some truly stunning scenery, along with a range of wedding packages including nine-station cocktail hours and four-course dinners for up to 450 of your nearest and dearest. Ceremonies are held in the grounds, in the courtyard or indoor room overlooking a stunning country club vibes golf course. The ballroom, with crystal chandeliers, rich draperies and a neutral color scheme, is very sumptuous. There's also a dedicated after-party space with a full-service kitchen, television, and pool tables for some fun after-wedding!

The Metropolitan wedding photographer

We love this catering hall on Long Island's Gold Coast in its modern, urban theme. Host the ceremony in front of an arched French window, followed by a two-level reception in the Grand Ballroom. We love the balcony room, which, along with outdoor patio room, gives your guests a unique perspective. Tented wedding receptions can also be held in the outdoor backyard. There is space for up to 500 guests, and wedding packages offer a variety of cuisines to choose from including Italian and Asian cuisine.

Majestic Gardens wedding photographer

You'll love this Long Island wedding spot, set on six acres in Rocky Point, if an outdoor wedding ceremony is a must see. This winning venue for the Couples 'Choice Award has two outdoor ceremony spaces to choose from for your wedding day, a traditional English garden and a galore-filled Mediterranean style space with fountains. In case of inclement weather there's also an indoor chapel. The ballroom is elegantly furnished, and can be decorated with the interior design and floral team of the event. Catering packages are fully customizable, and the culinary team is experienced in new and exclusive cuisine. This venue will sleep up to 350 guests.

Land's End wedding photographer

A Long Island catering hall with beach access and a view of the waterfront? Yeah, it does exist entirely! Located on the Great South Bay, this Sayville, Suffolk County location features one of the prettiest and most dramatic ceremonial sites we've seen — a stunning gazebo looking out into the sea. Whether you choose, you can exchange vows right on the beach too. You'll love the beautiful photo ops, from the rugged beaches to the manicured gardens. The elegant ballroom also provides panoramic views of the Great South Bay, and a canopy deck. Up to 325 guests have space, and the catering packages win raves.

Soundview Caterers wedding photographer

Every Long Islander has a special place for the Long Island Sound in their heart — and this Bayville catering hall truly honors the magnificent body of water that we all know and love. Ceremonies are performed under a crisp white pergola with the water as your backdrop, and receptions are performed in the Old World-inspired Grand Ballroom, complete with crystal candlesticks, high ceilings, crown moldings, hardwood floors and yes, those stunning views of the bay. This Couples 'Choice Award-winning venue has space for up to 250 guests to choose from and a range of all-inclusive packages.

Floral Terrace
wedding photographer

If you dream of a Gatsby-inspired wedding, there's no better place to host an Art Deco-inspired wedding day than Long Island. And Floral Terrace is amongst the top venues for a feast influenced by the 1920s. Originally designed as a theater in 1927, this historic space retains much of its original charm. The ballroom features preserved plaster from the original theatre, with its jaw-dropping domed ceiling and huge chandelier, and an elevated dance floor. There's also an indoor greenhouse with an outdoor feel for year-round weddings, and two suites where the wedding party can prepare for your big day. This all-inclusive location in Floral Park will sleep up to 450 guests.

Sand Castle Caterers wedding photographer

We love the look of the French chateau at this Long Island catering venue. For your ceremony and reception, you can find an variety of indoor and outdoor rooms. You can choose between the glass-enclosed atrium, which brings in the outdoors, and an outdoor gazebo surrounded by gardens and a serene pond for the ceremonies. Cocktail hours are usually conducted on the veranda, and lavish ballroom parties. This Franklin Square Couples 'Choice Award winning venue will host up to 450 guests.

Leonard's Palazzo wedding photographer

This Fantastic Neck catering hall is conveniently situated less than an hour outside of New York City and promises opulence and glamor for your big day. Leonard's boasts Old World decor, with rooms for up to 1,000 guests, including crystal chandeliers, 17th-century style murals, and trumpet-vine-covered trellises. Outdoor ceremonies may be performed in one of the patios, in the romantic gardens, or in the Colonnade. There are many reception rooms to choose from, including the more spacious Continental, the Tiffany & Crystal Suite, the Holiday & Parisian Suite, the Leonardo da Vinci Veranda and the truly luxurious Grand Ballroom, complete with the most spectacular chandelier we've ever seen.

Coral House wedding photographer

This Long Island lakeside catering hall is perfect for couples finding a quiet, serene space for their special day. Host your ceremony with Millburn Lake as your backdrop in the outdoor gazebo, followed by a party in the minimalist-chic ballroom with its fireplaces and floor to ceiling windows. This is also an excellent venue for the bridal showers and engagement parties. Coral House offers all-inclusive wedding packages, including a custom-designed wedding cake, which can host up to 1,000 guest events.

Riviera Waterfront Caterer wedding photographer

This catering hall wedding venue, situated on the Great South Bay in Massapequa, features an outdoor waterfront ceremony site complete with a pristine gazebo. The reception area features a rustic-chic look, with textures of exposed brick and wood. The winning location for this Couple's Choice Award wins prize for its tasty food and friendly staff. The Riviera Waterfront Caterer provides space for up to 300 guests.

Windows on the lake
wedding photographer

At this Ronkonkoma, Long Island wedding place, complete with an outdoor patio, a lake view ballroom and more, you'll get all the destination wedding vibes. The grounds are especially photo-worthy at this location, and include tropical gardens and waterfalls. Common are all-inclusive wedding venues, including on-site preparation, catering (including Glatt Kosher and South Asian cuisine), custom-designed cake, and bridal suite.