Located in the historic Soulard neighborhood, the building, which dates back to the 1850s, has tall rib-vaulted ceilings, original stained glass window panels, and a phenomenal outdoor patio and bar area. It comfortably seats up to 210 guests.
Amenities + Details
Indoor Event Space
Outdoor - Covered
Outdoor - Not Covered
Civil Union, Interfaith Ceremony, Non-Religious Ceremony, Religious Ceremony, Same Sex Ceremony, Second Wedding , Vow Renewal Ceremony
Up to 250
Ballroom, Historic Venue
Venue Service Offerings
Bar & Drinks, Food & Catering, Service Staff
Awards and Affiliations
Patty Long Catering's 9th Street Abbey Reviews
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Reviewed On 5/15/2017 by Allegra L
A five-star rating is about a thousand stars short! From our first appointment with Julia to view the Abbey to our final emails with our spectacular Patty Long event manager, Rachel, every single detail was handled with the utmost care and prof...
Reviewed On 5/11/2017 by Wendy M
I had the distinct pleasure of working at this beautiful venue in the role of wedding coordinator for my clients. From the perspective of a wedding professional, these are the elements that will make working with Patty Long Catering a dream for...
Reviewed On 5/01/2017 by Kristen D
I worked with Julia early on in my wedding planning process, and she was great about being completely transparent about the packages from the get go! (Which is not true of everywhere that we visited). As soon as we saw the space, we fell in lo...
Reviewed On 6/25/2018 by Olivia N
We held our ceremony and reception at 9th St. Abbey for our June 2018 wedding. The venue is gorgeous. The food is so easy to customize and fair in their pricing . Andrea was assigned to help us through the entire planning process and the day...
Reviewed On 6/19/2018 by Kathleen M
Wow what can I say, what a great place to tie the knot. Beautiful venue, amazing food and all around great staff!
They were able to accommodate our specific beer taste, which was very important to my husband. The food was just as amazing as th...
Response from the Vendor on 06/19/2018
Thank you so much for reviewing us! We truly appreciate your feedback. We are so happy that you had such a great time and experience, even with not being able to enjoy the courtyard! Cheers to many years of GREAT memories!
Reviewed On 6/18/2018 by Kristin R
We had our wedding reception at 9th Street Abbey and were very impressed. The courtyard and reception room are absolutely beautiful. Working with the staff at 9th Street Abbey was wonderful. They are extremely helpful. We worked with Jenna ...
Response from the Vendor on 06/19/2018
Thank you so much for reviewing us! We can't thank you enough for the kind words. So glad to hear that you had such a wonderful experience from top to bottom! We aim to provide you with the best service. Wishing you many, many years of greatne...
Reviewed On 12/03/2017 by Kimberly C
The 9th Street Abbey was amazing for our wedding reception! Jenna was our planner and she was extremely helpful the 24 hours leading up to the reception. We had a photo booth vendor cancel last minute and she seamlessly problem solved and quic...
Reviewed On 10/27/2017 by Aaren M
AMAZING! This is just one word to describe Patty Long Catering! There are so many more good ones as well. If you are looking for great food, great atmosphere and an overall amazing time, choose Patty Long Catering at 9th Street Abbey!
Reviewed On 10/24/2017 by Samantha S
We had our rehearsal dinner, morning ceremony, and brunch wedding reception all at the 9th Street Abbey a few weeks ago in October. Our wedding had a little less than 140 guests.
Our wedding coordinator Andrea was very helpful and responded qu...
Reviewed On 10/20/2017 by Audrey B
I cannot say enough good things about the 9th street Abbey! I knew it was my venue as soon as I walked in. Everyone I dealt with was incredibly helpful throughout the entire process. Our coordinator, Andrea, was AMAZING! She seriously kept my h...
Reviewed On 8/08/2017 by Anna B
The location was absolutely beautiful. Some details weren't very well explained but overall our event went off without a hitch and was really magical. Food was excellent and the staff was friendly and efficient.
Reviewed On 7/20/2017 by Elizabeth E
The professionalism and warmth of all of the staff absolutely shone! Our server captain was absolutely amazing and really made the entire process so pleasant. We received many, many compliments from our guests about how smoothly every went a...
Reviewed On 3/28/2017 by Emma L
We loved everything about our wedding reception at the 9th Street Abbey! From the first meeting to the last, every staff member was so friendly and helpful. Our coordinator, Rachel, was knowledgeable, kind, gave great suggestions, and answered ...
Reviewed On 1/08/2017 by Glenn T
The staff at 9th Street Abbey was fantastic and the facility very romantic! Our guests raved about the food and service.
We had 125 guests and although more probably would have been comfortable, that felt like a perfect size for the space.
Reviewed On 1/01/2017 by Cameron S
We cannot say enough wonderful things about Patty Long Catering's 9th Street Abbey. We did some leg work regarding which venues would meet our non-negotiables, like having craft beer served, and the Abbey ended up being the only place we looked...
Reviewed On 12/17/2016 by Gayle C
We had a list of venues to look at for our wedding and 9th Street Abbey was the first one we went to. We immediately felt at home at the venue and put down our deposit without looking anywhere else. We worked with Rachel as our coordinator and ...
Reviewed On 12/01/2016 by Jessica P
We had the best time at our wedding and reception at the 9th Street Abbey. We chose the taste of Saint Louis buffet for our recltion dinner, and it was delishious!! We have had so many people tell us that the short fib ravioli was amazing, and ...
Reviewed On 11/22/2016 by
The 9th street Abbey was the perfect place to get married! Jackie was super professional, creative, sweet, and had all of her ducks in a row. I didn't have to think or worry about a single thing during the entire ceremony - she absolutely had e...
Reviewed On 10/29/2016 by Caitlin B
I can't imagine my wedding at any other venue! 9th Street Abbey was not only the perfect place to have the ceremony and reception, the staff was just as helpful and wonderful! Julia, Rachel, and all others made our lives so much easier and put ...
Reviewed On 10/23/2016 by Elizabeth L
From start to finish Giselle, Julia, and the entire Patti Long Catering team was FANTASTIC! Our wedding day went off without a hitch, and I was constantly impressed with both the sales team and day-of planning team's organization.
As a bride ...
Reviewed On 10/19/2016 by Sandi N
This venue was everything we had hoped for. Service, response time,
fantastic food, beautiful terrace and patio for outside festivities and
Indoor area is just the best!
I honestly can't say enough about these people that work here.
Reviewed On 10/04/2016 by Angela S
We were thrilled with our daughters wedding and wedding reception. Many of our guests told us that the food was delicious, and the Abbey is the perfect venue for a wedding ( they loved the stained glass window), the gardens are lovely. Ev...
Reviewed On 9/06/2016 by Jenna M
Love, love, love! I fell in love with this venue when I first saw it on The Knot or online, and I'm so happy that we were able to have our wedding here. The courtyard was perfect, the walk through the doors and down the aisle was perfect and ev...
Reviewed On 8/30/2016 by
Extremely happy with Maura and her staff! She was soo on top of things! Our day went off without a hitch! When the heat got the best of me, Maura was right there with water and bread to help settle my stomach! I got tons of compliments on t...
Reviewed On 8/17/2016 by Sara G
My husband and I hosted our wedding reception August 6th, 2016 at the 9th Street Abbey. It was a wonderful reception and we were simply over the moon! The venue is gorgeous during the day and at night, and everything was perfect. Our salespe...
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