About This Vendor

For a romantic ambiance that evokes a sense of timeless charm, consider the Grove. Nestled in the heart of Essex County, the Grove represents elegance, luxury and unparalleled beauty. The Grove seamlessly combines nature’s grandeur with modern sophistication, creating an enchanting atmosphere. The venue can accommodate as few as 150 guests to as many as 700 and hosts just one wedding at a time.

The Grove boasts sprawling grounds adorned with lush gardens, tranquil ponds and majestic oak trees. The Grove’s elegant indoor spaces will greet you with a symphony of opulence and refinement. The meticulously designed ballrooms feature high ceilings, grand chandeliers and tasteful decor that exude an air of luxury. The venue’s versatility ensures that whether you’re planning an intimate gathering or a lavish affair, there’s a space suited to your vision.

Some of the best spots at the venue to take stunning photos are the garden grounds and patio, the restored 18th-century farmhouse, the grand ballroom with three different configurations, the regency room, the presidential room on the mezzanine, the Hamilton room, the Viennese room, and the grand foyer and staircase. A few of the signature visual amenities that the venue is known for include their color-lit fountain at the entrance, striking Italian light fixtures and decorative marble lobby flooring.

A beautiful addition to the Grove is the historic Personette House, circa 1771. It is registered with the National Library of Congress and is one of the oldest homes in the country. It has undergone a full renovation and includes a bespoke bridal suite, multiple fireplaces, a dining and living area and a fully appointed kitchen.

The Grove’s award-winning culinary team crafts an exquisite dining experience. All wedding packages include a dedicated event planner, a selection of decor, table service, movable stages and more. The venue also specialized in same-sex, Glatt Kosher and Indian weddings.

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Reception Capacity Range: 100-600
Number of Simultaneous Events: 1
Waiter to Guest Ratio: 1:8
Number of Courses: 4


  • All food and beverage handled by venueTrue
  • Bridal showersTrue
  • Bridal suiteTrue
  • Crystal chandeliersTrue
  • Custom cakesTrue
  • Custom menusTrue
  • Engagement partiesTrue
  • Event plannerTrue
  • Gardens for picturesTrue
  • Grand ballroomTrue
  • Indoor ceremoniesTrue
  • Kosher menu availableTrue
  • Lighting packageTrue
  • Off-Premises CateringTrue
  • Outdoor ceremoniesTrue
  • Rehearsal dinnersTrue
  • Valet parkingTrue
  • WeddingTrue

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