2021 N Stockton Dr, Chicago, IL
Café Brauer is a wedding venue located in Chicago, IL. As part of the Windy City's Lincoln Park Zoo, the café provides a truly one-of-a-kind setting. Though situated in the heart of the metropolis, the venue offers a serene ambience where milestone moments can be celebrated. Café Brauer overlooks the zoo's Nature Boardwalk, a lively pond ecosystem. Thanks to the event space's terrace, couples and their guests can easily admire the setting's beautiful biodiversity as they celebrate. From this vantage point, a clear view of the surrounding park and city skyline is also visible. Inside, the space embodies timeless style. The historic Chicago landmark features eye-catching ceilings supported by exposed green-colored beams, Tiffany-style chandeliers, and warm uplighting. Thanks to its stained-glass windows, natural light can effortlessly flood the interior as guests dine, dance, and mingle. The versatile setting can be arranged to accommodate a variety of floor plan visions. Here, couples can share their days with up to 500 guests for receptions or 250 loved ones for seated occasions. From grand events to intimate gatherings and vow renewal ceremonies, the café sets a sophisticated scene for a wide range of festivities. The staff at Café Brauer is dedicated to creating events that couples and their guests will remember for years to come. To do so, the team is happy to offer a variety of services. The in-house catering staff can prepare delicious selections for stand-out dining experiences. Bartending options can also be provided. To ensure that receptions run smoothly, the venue's service staff can be there to assist. For seamless planning experiences for local and out-of-town couples alike, destination wedding packages are also available.