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Crystal Garden


700 E. Grand Ave., Chicago IL 60611

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The Crystal Gardens, operated by Phil Stefani Signature Restaurants, is a beautiful Indoor, one‐acre, botanical garden. This six‐story glass atrium with a 50 foot arched ceiling holds over 80 live palm trees, lush foliage, hanging ‘twinkle lights’ and dancing ‘leapfrog’ fountains.

Located on Chicago’s #1 tourist attraction, the famous Navy Pier, the Crystal Gardens provides spectacular views of the Chicago Skyline, Lake Michigan, the Ferris wheel, and Navy Pier’s Dock Street. The Crystal Gardens is a magnificent place to host your next Corporate or Social Event.

The Gardens can accommodate groups of 100 to 1,500 guests. Each event is individually planned by one of our sales and catering representatives to ensure a customized menu and a unique experience for each of our clients. Room Capacities: Crystal Garden – Full (Banq. 650, Recpt. 1400); Crystal Garden – Partial (Banq. 300, Recpt. 500).

Group Amenities

Maximum Group Number 1500

Valet Parking Available

ADA Compliant

On-Site Catering

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 1500

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 650

Total Square Footage of Meeting Space 32000

Max Venue Capacity 1500

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