Chapman & Kirby | Rehearsal Dinner Venue Spotlight
by Kaitlyn July 16
Thinking about hosting a Chapman & Kirby rehearsal dinner? As one of the city’s trendiest restaurants with incredible event spaces, Chapman & Kirby in East Downtown is the ideal Houston rehearsal dinner venue. Whether your guests want to enjoy artisan cocktails or delicious dishes made from scratch, this vintage industrial-style restaurant is the perfect spot to host your pre-wedding day gathering. Designed to mimic Prohibition-era establishments with jaw-dropping architectural details and lavish textiles, this restaurant was built with hosting in mind, and their semi-private event spaces can accommodate anything from 20-person seated dinners to cocktail-style events with 300 guests. Set the tone for your big day with remarkable food in an unforgettable atmosphere.
Set in Houston’s East Downtown or “EaDo” district, Chapman & Kirby’s industrial vibe perfectly accents the up-and-coming neighborhood’s overall aesthetic. With rich culture, tons of thriving new businesses, and an incredibly convenient location, there’s so much to love about this beloved Houston neighborhood. For out of town guests wanting to make a mini-vacation of your wedding weekend, EaDo provides close proximity to everything downtown Houston has to offer, including sporting events, like the Houston Astros, Rockets, and Dynamo, a smattering of hotels, the fine arts, like the theatre and the ballet, as well as countless other options for things to do while visiting the city. EaDo also hosts a ton of fun events each year, so be sure to check out an EaDo event calendar to see what they have to offer for guests during your wedding weekend.
If you’re planning your Houston wedding and are still on the hunt for a rehearsal dinner space, see more Houston rehearsal dinner venues here! You can also check out our entire directory of vendors, like photographers, wedding venues, wedding planners, and more here!
Photos: 1, 3, 6: Ama by Aisha; 2, 4, 5: Courtesy of Chapman & Kirby