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Amenities + Details
Outdoor - Not Covered
Outdoor - Covered
Beach, Waterfront, Historic Venue, Restaurant
Food + Catering
River Roast Reviews
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Reviewed On 9/04/2017 by Amanda D
When we were looking for a venue for our 2017 summer wedding, we walked into River Roast and immediately stopped our search. The food is delicious. The drinks are great. The setting is one of the most beautiful and iconic in Chicago. And with a...
Reviewed On 8/02/2016 by Mary S
Our wedding was absolutely perfect. From the first time meeting Darcey to the day of the wedding, everything went smoothly and perfectly. Even when Darcey was on maternity leave, her colleagues jumped in and answered any questions we had. We re...
Reviewed On 6/30/2016 by
For me, I’m pretty sure I fell in love with River Roast as a venue well before I even saw it in person. We had our tour with Darcey and she was lovely, we booked River Roast for our Sunday brunch wedding. Because we chose Sunday they had a lo...
Reviewed On 6/12/2016 by Natalya F
Darcey was great in coordinating for our rehearsal dinner and while she was out on maternity leave, her staff was able to help us just as well.
The food was absolutely great. Everyone loved the chicken and steak.
The AV rental is expensive a...
Reviewed On 10/08/2015 by Sandy R
My husband & I were married at River Roast this past Labor Day weekend. We had both our ceremony & reception there with about 175 guests. The views of the city and cocktail hour on the veranda are what really sold us on this venue. Throughout...
Reviewed On 5/06/2015 by Courtney F
Our April 2015 wedding was absolutely amazing!!! Darcey at the River Roast was so wonderful to work with! She was there for us every step of the way! The food at our wedding was excellent! This is not your average wedding food! The entire staff...
Reviewed On 11/24/2014 by Katie F
Working with River Roast (and Darcey) was one of the best decisions that we could have made for our wedding. Seriously. Everything is easy (they provide tables/chairs/linens/etc) and everything is right there. But the best part was having the v...
Reviewed On 12/01/2013 by Carly B
Everything from the food to the atmosphere was perfect for our big day! People are still raving about how delicious the food was! The service was amazing and you just can't beat the location of Fulton's. It truly is the best place in Chicago...
Reviewed On 10/09/2013 by Amanda W
Very great venue could not have asked for a better night!
Reviewed On 8/19/2013 by sheila s
Was married here on 8/2/13, The are the best wedding venue in Chicago. I worked with Darcy who is so professional, prompt and made this the best wedding ever. My guest's said it was the best wedding food they have ever had. We had cocktail ho...
Reviewed On 1/24/2013 by Alina B
We had our wedding reception at Fulton's On the River and it was as perfect as it can be!
The food was amazing, the service impeccable. Everything ran so smoothly even though it was mostly a DIY wedding. The staff helped with everything!
Reviewed On 1/14/2013 by Reina W
The food was delicious and we are still getting compliments from guests about how delicious it was. The space was also perfect for our medium sized wedding (80 guests). The ceremony space is separated from the reception space downstairs which w...
Reviewed On 1/03/2013 by Mary O
I recently hosted my wedding reception at Fulton's on The River. From our first look at the venue until the day of our wedding I was impressed with their professionalism and exceptional service.
They were very accommodating in terms of spec...
Reviewed On 10/23/2012 by Elizabeth H
This venue is amazing!! The food was out of this world. All of our guests finished their plates. The weather was cold but with the added heaters our night could not have been better. This place is worth every penny, I would recommend this to...
Reviewed On 10/19/2012 by Alison K
Fulton's atmosphere, food, staff & service met and exceeded our expectations! Even though we got married on one of the hottest days of the year, people still used the outside veranda next to the river during the cocktail hour. In addition, th...
Reviewed On 10/17/2012 by Rory M
We were married at Fulton's on September 29th, and were absolutely blown away by how hard everyone worked to make things perfect. Jamie was incredibly professional and diligent from first contact through the end of the reception. We had several...
Reviewed On 10/07/2012 by Katie H
Our wedding at Fulton's was incredible! They really took care of us and all of our guests. They made things simple and easy - which was perfect for us planning a wedding from another state. We held both our ceremony and reception here and got r...
Reviewed On 11/03/2011 by Rebecca L
Great place! Love that the venue has access outside so you can enjoy the Chicago River. Very well priced for the location and food you receive. Definitely worth taking a look at. Everything was absolutely beautiful, so happy we chose Fulton's a...
Reviewed On 10/12/2011 by Terje J
We enjoyed our cermeony, cocktail hour and reception very much at Fulton's. Devin was very helpful and made sure we had everything we needed! Wait staff was fabulous, always checking in with us and making sure all was in order!
Only thing th...
Reviewed On 8/16/2011 by rachel N
I absolutely loved this venue. It was right on the water and at night it was a stunning view. The food was incredible and the service fantastic. I would definitely recommend Fulton's to any bride looking to have an elegant and memorable wedd...
Reviewed On 7/24/2011 by Elizabeth C
We had looked at a lot of venues downtown that charged to rent the space, and you still had to pay for catering as well. After looking at those, Fulton's was more reasonably-priced. The service was great all night, the food was great, and we en...
Reviewed On 6/08/2011 by Shauna E
Amazing food, beautiful view, wonderful and professional staff! The planner and the staff made it so easy on me! The whole night went great. I would definitely recommend Fulton's to everyone.
Reviewed On 6/29/2010 by Sarah K
The location is fantastic and our guests loved using the veranda (we were able to use it in November with heat lamps). I loved being able to get married upstairs, go straight into cocktails and the reception downstairs. The food was awesome and...