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Rehearsal Dinners

Wedding Rehearsal Dinner Locations in Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill NC and Triangle Restaurant Guide

The rehearsal dinner is one of the most special parts of the wedding weekend – a time for your closest friends and family. Raleigh, Durham, Cary and Chapel Hill have dozens of the finest restaurants in the country that are perfect choices for a rehearsal dinner event – we are quite the “foodie” area! Find your perfect Triangle NC restaurant or wedding event venue for this intimate gathering of your closest friends and family, so you can celebrate the upcoming wedding in style!

Durham Wedding Venue University Club

University Club

The Penthouse Floor of Durham's Tallest Building. Delicious Menus and Beautiful Views.
  • Location: Durham
Carolina Club Chapel Hill wedding venue

The Carolina Club

Classic ballroom venue with great cuisine on UNC-Chapel Hill campus.
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Chapel-Hill-Wedding-Venue-The-Carolina-Inn-Bronwyn-Duffield

The Carolina Inn

Chapel Hill’s most famous historic hotel and venue, located on UNC Campus
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Cozy area to sit at small venue The Glassbox in downtown Raleigh

The Glass Box

Intimate Downtown Event Loft with Floor-to-Ceiling Windows
  • Location: Raleigh
Raleigh Wedding Venue Governors Club

Governors Club

Stunning lake setting both indoors and outdoors with exceptional services.
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Couple walking down the aisle at The Umstead Hotel in Raleigh

The Umstead Hotel & Spa

Luxurious Wedding Venue at NC's five star property. A retreat vibe in the center of the Triangle.
  • Location: Cary, NC
bride and groom walking outside of the Merrimon Wynne House downtown Raleigh wedding venue

The Merrimon-Wynne House

A Historic Venue in Raleigh and its Carriage House Ballroom
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Wedding Guest Accomodations and downtown Raleigh wedding venue at Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

Sheraton Raleigh Hotel

in the center of downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
Carolina Inn Restaurant

Carolina Crossroads at The Carolina Inn

Contemporary Restaurant On Site at the Historic Carolina Inn on UNC Campus
  • Location: Chapel Hill
Couple outside of Cross and Main Sign on brick wall

Cross and Main

Warehouse Venue near Wake Forest NC
  • Location: Youngsville
the pit raleigh Rehearsal Dinner Raleigh Venue

The Pit Raleigh

Whole Hog and Pit-Cooked Authentic Barbecue
  • Location: Raleigh
Guest Hotel in the center of raleigh at Raleigh Marriott City Center

Raleigh Marriott City Center

Marriott Property on Fayetteville Street, in the heart of downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
Best Barn and Farm Wedding Venue in NC The Carolina Barn Rustic Farm NC Wedding Venue Morgan Caddell

The Carolina Barn

Barn Wedding Venue with Rustic Elegance and Southern Charm
  • Location: Spring Lake, NC
The Martinsborough Voted the Best Event Venue in Greenville NC Elizabeth Cayton

The Martinsborough

Voted the Best Event Venue in Greenville, NC
  • Location: Greenville, NC
The Oaks at Oxford Rustic Chic Boho NC Wedding Venue Barn and Farm Weathers

Morgan Farms

Historic Family Farm Wedding Venue with Bohemian Style 
  • Location: Oxford, NC
Couple outside of wedding at Renaissance Raleigh kissing

Renaissance Raleigh North Hills Hotel

Newly-Renovated Chic Property in North Hills Beautiful Ballroom, Terrace, On-site Dining
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Downtown Raleigh Bachelorette Spot Raleigh Times

The Raleigh Times Bar

Three Bars, Great food and Rooftop Patio Views for a Lucky Few!
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Herons Umstead Catering for weddings

Herons at The Umstead Hotel & Spa

Forbes Five Star Restaurants in Cary
  • Location: Cary
Wedding Reception Tables Forest Hall at Chatham Mills NC Wedding Venue Morgan Caddell Photography

Forest Hall at Chatham Mills

A historic brick mill tucked away in the forest
  • Location: Pittsboro, NC
Walnut Hill Rustic Barn Farm NC Wedding Venue Fabiana Skubic

Walnut Hill

A Historic Farmhouse and Gorgeous Event Barn
  • Location:
Industrial Wedding and Event Space The Laurelbrook in Raleigh

The Laurelbrook

An industrial space with three walls made of oversized windows with metal accents
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Outdoor Cocktail Hour The Cloth Mill at Eno River Warehouse Wedding Venue in Hillsborough NC Timmester Photography

The Cloth Mill

Historic, urban and chic warehouse wedding venue
  • Location: Hillsborough, NC
power house at rocky mount mills warehouse venue

The Power House at Rocky Mount Mills

Historic Cotton Mill situated along the Tar River, operated by Rose Hill Estate
  • Location: Rocky Mount, NC
The Cotton room WeddingVenue in Durham

The Cotton Room

An architecturally rich all-inclusive wedding venue in Durham
  • Location: Durham, NC
The Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel A Luxury Hotel and Wedding Venue Rendering

The Sheraton Chapel Hill Hotel

Luxury Hotel and Wedding Venue in Chapel Hill
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Historic Wakefield Barn Wedding Venue near Raleigh Anna Taylor Photography

The Historic Wakefield Barn

1930s Dairy Barn, Restored into a Stunning Event Venue
  • Location: Wake Forest
Funky Wallpaper at Whitaker and Atlantic in Raleigh by Live View Studios

Whitaker & Atlantic

Funky Industrial Event Space adjoining Hummingbird Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
The Parlour at Manns Chapel Hill Wedding Venue

The Parlour at Manns Chapel

Love Big, Celebrate Small
  • Location: Chapel HIll, NC
Outside photo of the Mayton Inn taken by f8 studios in Cary

The Mayton

Amenities of a First Class Hotel with the Intimacy of a Bed & Breakfast
  • Location: Cary, NC
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Jiddi Space and Courtyard

Courtyard and Event Space behind Sitti and Gravy of Empire Eats
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Downtown Garner The Distillery New NC Wedding Venue Opening in 2021 Adelyn Boling

The Distillery – coming soon!

New NC Wedding Venue Opening in 2021
  • Location: Garner, NC
Front of The Jarvis at 220 Elegant Bed and Breakfast Wedding Venue Karen Doody

The Jarvis at 220

Luxury accommodations in the heart of downtown New Bern
  • Location: New Bern, NC
Raleigh Rehearsal dinner at Sitti

Sitti

Authentic Lebanese food. Event space and courtyard behind restaurant, called The Jiddi.
  • Location: Raleigh, NC
Gravy downtown Raleigh

Gravy

Italian-American Kitchen
  • Location: Raleigh
Wedding portrait in front of Vidrio glass wall by Robin Lin Photography

Vidrio

Mediterranean Restaurant with Artistic Decor and a second floor adaptable event space and bar.
  • Location: Raleigh
University Club Tower in Durham NC

University Club

The Penthouse Floor of Durham's Tallest Building. Delicious Menus and Beautiful Views.
  • Location: Durham
Outside cocktail hour set up on patio at Matthews House

The Matthews House

Greek Revival Mansion with manicured grounds and an event ballroom
  • Location: Cary, NC
White Barn Lavender Oaks Farm of Chapel Hill Heart of NC Weddings Magazine ABPhoto

Lavender Oaks Farm

Pristine White Wedding Barn Amid 60 Acres of Lavender
  • Location: Chapel Hill , NC
Full View Plan Your Dream Wedding and Vacation at Beaufort Hotel NC Danielle Flake

Beaufort Hotel NC

Discover America's Favorite Town
  • Location: Beaufort, NC
Couple dancing in wedding reception at Carolina Club in Raleigh

The Carolina Club

Classic ballroom venue with great cuisine on UNC-Chapel Hill campus.
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
The Upchurch NC Wedding Venue This Creative Nest

The Upchurch – coming soon!

Restored Wedding Venue Coming to Apex
  • Location: Apex, NC
Hotel in downtown durham, The Durham Hotel

The Durham Hotel

A mid-century modern boutique, hotel in the heart of downtown. Incredible localized details from its namesake city.
  • Location: Durham, NC
Durham Rehearsal Dinner Venue Dashi

Dashi

Rehearsal Dinner Space with a Cozy Environment
  • Location: Durham, NC
Bride and Groom smile to one another after wedding at Pinehurst Resort, Mary Me

Pinehurst Resort

Legendary and Distinguished Resort and Golf Club with All-Inclusive Wedding Packages
  • Location: Pinehurst , NC
White Barn Venue Union Grove Farm, Chapel Hill's Newest Barn Wedding Venue Salama

Union Grove Farm

Barn and Farm Wedding Venue in Chapel Hill
  • Location:
The Oaks at Salem Wedding and Event Venue Brandi Leigh Photography

The Oaks at Salem

Create Memories You'll Cherish For A Lifetime
  • Location: Apex, NC
The Bradford Wedding Venue Raleigh Durham, Johanna Dye

The Bradford

A French Villa Styled Venue nestled in the outskirts of Raleigh
  • Location: New Hill, NC
Photo of Timeless Chapel, All Saints Chapel

All Saints Chapel

Voted Prettiest Chapel in the South
  • Location: Raleigh
Outside mural and sign of The Cookery, venue in Downtown Durham

The Cookery

Brick Walls, Exposed Metals, and Two Courtyards make this a unique warehouse venue near downtown Durham
  • Location: Durham, NC
1705 east raleigh wedding venue

1705 East

Southern Charm. Modern Sophistication.
  • Location: Raleigh
Country club wedding reception Prestonwood Country Club

Prestonwood Country Club

Multiple rooms for events of all sizes, luxurious ballroom a cascading staircase
  • Location: Cary, NC
Grey Barn Oakland Farm NC Wedding Venue with Barn, Pavilion and Farmhouse Tiffany Johnson Photography 8(1)

Oakland Farm

Charming countryside venue with barn, pavilion and farmhouse
  • Location: Bear Creek, NC
Weddings at The Rickhouse Durham

The Rickhouse

Warehouse Venue Overlooking the Historic Durham Bulls Stadium
  • Location: Durham, NC
Pink Sunset Over Tunnel Creek Vineyard NC Wedding Venue

Tunnel Creek Vineyards

Experience the rolling hills of Roxboro, NC – host your dream wedding at a vineyard
  • Location: Roxboro, NC
Bride and Groom The Victorian Youngsville NC Wedding Venue with Vintage Charm Sarah C Stewart Photography

The Victorian

A charming, Victorian-style wedding venue
  • Location: Youngsville, NC
Market Hall warehouse wedding venue in Downtown Raleigh City Market with CE Rental linens Sally Oakley Weddings and flowers by Watered Garden Florist f8 Photo Studios

Market Hall

A large restored warehouse venue nestled in historic City Market in the heart of downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
Wedding Ceremony at Stockroom at 230 in Raleigh

The Stockroom at 230

Urban Warehouse Venue in the center of Downtown Raleigh
  • Location: Raleigh
Hotel wedding venue with outdoor seating Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley

Raleigh Marriott Crabtree Valley

Newly-Renovated Modern Hotel near Crabtree Valley Mall
  • Location: Raleigh
The Orpheum Vintage Art Deco Movie Theatre NC Wedding Venue Oxford

The Orpheum

Restored Art Deco Movie Theatre Built in 1940s
  • Location: Oxford, NC
Bride and Groom Tryon Palace New Bern, NC A Destination NC Wedding Venue Stetton Wilson

Tryon Palace

A Destination NC Wedding Venue
  • Location: New Bern, NC
Durham Rehearsal Dinner Venue The Pit

The Pit Durham

Whole Hog and Pit-Cooked Authentic Barbecue With a Rooftop Dining Area
  • Location: Durham
Carolina Inn Venue

The Carolina Inn

Chapel Hill’s most famous historic hotel and venue, located on UNC Campus
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC
Raleigh WEdding Venue Melrose Knitting Mill Bronwyn Duffield

Melrose Knitting Mill

A chic, urban reclaimed downtown Raleigh mill with tall ceilings, arched windows and an open floor-plan.
  • Location: Raleigh
NC Destination Venue in Banner Elk Overlook Barn

Overlook Barn

Cliffside Barn Near Banner Elk, Overlooking the Blue Ridge Mountains
  • Location: Beech Mountain, NC

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