Toronto Wedding Review: Eglinton Grand

Written by: Natasha Cantera, Toronto based writer

wedding couple posing in front of Toronto Eglinton Grand

Top 5 Reasons The Eglinton Grand is perfect for your wedding!

1. Hollywood Glamour Venue

The Eglinton Grand serves up an elegant atmosphere with an original art deco Hollywood glamour feel, catering to the likings of almost every bride with service to no limits! This grand looking venue is a historic landmark formerly known as the Eglinton Theatre that screams elegant design and sophistication.

With the use of Mahogany and ebony, elegant granite and period furniture this venue makes sure you get the Hollywood glam wedding of your dreams with two possible rooms, The Ballroom and The Gallery. The Ballroom is a grand room which seats 50 to 550 guests, has a state of the art sound and lighting system, is wheelchair accessible and can fit receptions of up to 1000 people! The Gallery is an intimate ceremony room, which can seat up to 220 people and boasts skylights over an elevated ceremony area. It can also be transformed to your needs and perfectly compliments the grand style of the Ballroom.

interior of Eglinton Grand wedding venue

2. FULL SERVICE FACILITY

The Eglinton Grand is a full service facility, which includes rooms for both reception and ceremony. It also offers a bridal room and venue costs include catering staff, tables, bartenders, chairs, china, cutlery, glassware, linens and napkins. With 2 decades of experience in the hospitality and entertainment industry, Dynamic Hospitality and Entertainment Group, the innovators of The Eglinton Grand are experts and will do anything to make your wedding day go just as planned. Owning and managing operations such as Yuk Yuk’s and The Loft, they are well known for their place in the service industry. Unlike most historical landmark facilities, Eglinton Grand offers everything under one roof, making hosting an event there smooth and worry free!

opening movie titles and opening trailers in wedding videos

3. AFFORDABILITY

On top of all of it, The Eglinton Grand offers all of these amenities at affordable prices. Ceremony rental packages start at $900 and room rentals range from $1,500 to $4,500 depending on how many people are present and the date of the wedding. They also offer the option for Chinese, Kosher and Indian wedding packages for any cultural weddings needs. Being a full service facility, the Eglinton Grand offers anything else you could need for your wedding at affordable prices such as coat check, elegant floor design packages which include red carpets and ropes, LED lighting, main room screens, pianos, screen packages and lobby displays. There’s nothing they do not think of for your big day. And finally the fun part, there is also a customizable marquee sign outside of the theatre, where you can put the names of the bride and groom or whatever you choose for little extra cost!

bride and groom exchanging vows at the eglinton grand Toronto wedding venue

4. INCREDIBLE MENU OPTIONS

With catering on site, The Eglinton Grand offers extensive menu options to your liking. With the Grand package you decide out of 3 full menus; The Classic, The Grand and The Mediterranean to best suit your tastes. With so many choices, they have anything from Filet Minion to Ricotta Filled Fazzoletti. All catering is on site and Kosher, Chinese and Indian catering are available upon request with all menus visible on the website. The Eglinton Grand is known for their attention to detail, amazing menus, and large choice of Hors D’oeurves, giving you a pick of 4 out of endless options when purchasing your package.

mother son wedding dance at the Liberty Grand

5. LOCATION

Located on Eglinton Avenue, Toronto this venue is perfectly accessibly via public transit and car. This location is in the heart of the city, perfect for anyone who loves Toronto. There is a nearby Green P parking lot that can be used for guests with cars, but do your guests a favour and make sure to pre-purchase parking vouchers or allow them to pick them up upon entering!