The Inside Scoop


FROM THE KNOT EDITORS

The First Look

Located in sparkling and exciting Miami, Florida, Briza on the Bay is a ideal example of Miami's glamorous tropical paradise. This 5,000 square foot event space invites to-be-weds to fall in love with the amazing sunset views and dine on delicious local seafood while they celebrate the culture and beauty of the heart of the city.

The Ballroom provides seating for up to 350 guests in an elegant sit-down plated dinner reception or up to 600 guests with a casual cocktail reception. The high ceilings and huge windows create an open and airy space that overlooks Biscayne Bay and catches the glimmer of sparkling waves, gorgeous white boats and incredible sunsets. Glittering crystal chandeliers shed a warm light on the hardwood dance floor and filmy draperies accent the bright walls. The Ballroom is extremely flexible and can be arranged to suit a variety floor plans for an indoor ceremony or a small reception. A raised staging area provides an excellent backdrop for a sweetheart table or the vows themselves.

The Docks share space with an outdoor floating stage that highlights classic Miami glamour with up to 350 guests for an outdoor wedding. A background of sparkling white sailboats and the gorgeous sunset over Biscayne Bay gives those first look photos an unforgettable edge. Arrival by boat or helicopter gives the to-be-weds a chance to make a completely unique entrance to the wedding or reception.

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What You Should Know

Located on one of the prettiest waterways in Miami, Briza on the Bay is a full service wedding and reception venue with a reputation for incredible service. A full catering staff is on hand to design the ideal reception menu tailored to suit any palate with a variety of fresh seafood, steak, chicken and vegetarian options. The venue provides chairs and tables in a variety of floor plans to create a cozy reception or an elegant cocktail hour by the bay either inside or on the docks. A state-of-the-art audiovisual system, two interior bars, lounge chairs and even customizable LED lighting are available to create a unique experience. Video projectors and WiFi, along with plenty of options for parking and amazing arrivals, give the Briza on the Bay an amazing range of styles for weddings and receptions.

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Extra Perks

The gorgeous views of Biscayne Bay in Miami are definitely a perk when it comes to a wedding at Briza on the Bay. Additional perks include:

  • Helicopter pad and helicopter rental for an amazing entrance
  • Laser and fireworks displays over the bay
  • Arrival by boat if desired
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From the Vendor

The Most Spectacular Venue in Miami.

Located directly on one of the most beautiful waterways in the world, Briza on the Bay embodies Miami's tropical paradise. Briza is the perfect waterfront venue for any event that deserves an unforgettable backdrop in the heart of Miami. Briza on the Bay’s 5000sq ft. space has endless potential, and can be customized and transformed to create the perfect setting for any event. For an even more individualized touch, guests can arrive to the venue by car, boat or heli-boat. Allow us to be the place where you create your most important and memorable event. With only one event at a time, our attention is devoted exclusively to you and your guests.

Amenities + Details

Amenities
  • Bridal Suite

  • Handicap Accessible

  • Liability Insurance

  • On-Site Accommodations

  • Indoor

  • Reception Area

  • Wireless Internet

For more details about amenities, please message the Venue.

Price Range

$$ – Affordable

Venue Capacity

251-300

Settings

Ballroom, Waterfront, Hotel

Wedding Categories

Bar + Drinks, Cakes + Desserts, Destination Weddings, Food + Catering, Planning, Service Staff

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Contact Info

Address
1717 North Bayshore Drive, Miami, FL (786) 350-2220
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Reviewed on 5/05/2015 Madelyn B

I had my entire wedding (ceremony, cocktail hour, and reception) at Briza on 4/26/15 and they delivered exactly what I wanted. The food was delicious, the view is spectacular, and they gave me exactly what I wanted. Joseph was great throughout the whole planning process and a... Read More pleasure to work with.