You’ve picked the venue for the big day, found the dress, maybe even started looking at honeymoon destinations, but there’s one important detail you can’t overlook in the wedding planning process: the rehearsal dinner spot! Your rehearsal dinner is a chance to gather with your closest friends and family to kick off your wedding weekend with excitement and anticipation. Whether you choose to host this special event in a place with a similar feel as your main wedding venue or want to go for a completely different vibe, you’ve got plenty of fabulous options in the DFW area. We’ve rounded up a few of our top North Texas rehearsal dinner venues offering a wide range of incredible food and wonderful spaces to begin your celebrations in the best of ways. Take a look at these different picks and decide which kind of venue best fits your style!
Classic Elegance and Sophistication
Colonial Country Club – A history of tradition makes Colonial Country Club a staple in the Fort Worth wedding scene. Enjoy gathering with family in friends in their elegantly appointed banquet rooms with views of the golf course, enjoying a delicious meal from their in-house catering staff.
Quirky + Urban
Fine China – Asian cuisine is certainly not a typical choice for a rehearsal dinner, but Dallas’s newest Pan Asian-style restaurant is determine to change that! The name says it all. Enjoy Chinese fusion food in a unique modern setting and the convenience of a family-style sharable menu. Treat up to 45 of your guests to a unique experience!
Energy and Excitement
If you love going out on the town and the energy of the Dallas nightlife, a rehearsal dinner venue like Waterproof might be right up your alley! Enjoy the bustling, energetic vibe of Waterproof’s rooftop lounge overlooking the colorful Dallas skyline. You’ll get a customizable cocktail menu and the option of indoor or outdoor seating to accommodate your friends and family, who won’t soon forget this meal!
Casual, Relaxed and Fun
Scout – If you’re the type who’s more down to earth and making sure your guests have FUN is a priority, consider hosting your rehearsal dinner at Scout. Enjoy bowling, ping pong, pool tables and more in a super casual environment where taste is not compromised – Scout’s farm-to-table menu and hand-crafted cocktails aren’t your typical arcade style food. This place is the best of both worlds!
Classy, Refined and Stylish
Reunion Tower – Give your guests something to talk about when you host your rehearsal dinner at this DFW landmark 50 stories in the air. Home to Wolfgang Puck’s incredible catering, Five Sixty and Cloud Nine, your guests will be raving about the views and the food!
Rustic, Intimate and Comfortable
Soulman’s Catering – For the couples who are down to earth, Texan to the core and simply want to enjoy a night with their closest friends in a comfortable atmosphere, Soulman’s 60-person banquet room is the perfect choice. Enjoy a nice rustic ambiance as you devour some of DFW’s very best barbeque and sides. A classic Texas tradition in a refined setting – Soulman’s has you covered!
Still haven’t quite narrowed down your ideal rehearsal dinner style? Take a look at more North Texas options we recommend on our Rehearsal Dinner homepage! No matter your tastes, preferences or the size of your group, you’ll find the perfect place to gather ’round with loved ones.