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Venue Spotlight: The Waterview

Lindsay Megale


Belonging to the Elegant Banquets family of facilities that have been hosting exquisite events for over 25 years, The Waterview has established a reputation for elegant and sophisticated events, repeatedly receiving five star reviews for its service.alt

This unique facility is located on a secluded thirteen acre property directly on Lake Zoar in Monroe, CT. The Waterview boasts 44,000 square feet, including two levels of event space and a stunning grand entrance with a marble foyer and domed ceilings.


With floor to ceiling windows, the Grand Ballroom offers unobstructed and breathtaking views of Lake Zoar. The space has a capacity of up to 900 and is ideal for any sized wedding. The Waterview was a 2011 and 2012 “Best of Weddings” pick by The Knot. The lakefront patio areas surrounded by landscaped gardens are perfect for wedding ceremonies and cocktail hours.


The Waterview offers a complete wedding package including: a personal wedding event coordinator, a private bridal suite fully staffed with bridal attendants, a four course sit down dinner, and a custom made multi-tiered wedding cake. The venue also provides complimentary centerpieces of beautiful hurricanes and votive candles and all other table necessities. Their custom wedding package is sure to make your special day unforgettable. The Waterview is also dedicated to creating unique corporate events ranging from company meetings to special celebrations. Their talented staff specializes in creating exceptional themes, menus, timing and more to guarantee an enjoyable and memorable event. The Waterview makes a great location for corporate retreats, employee recognition events, training and team building events, holiday parties, award dinners, and much more.


With over 25 years of culinary experience, the Waterview's executive chef, Nino Martino, uses only the finest and freshest products available for his impeccable meals. All desserts, pastries, and special occasion cakes are made onsite in their bakery by head pastry chef, Niki Bisordi. Wedding cakes are custom designed with a variety of choices of cake flavors, fillings, and designs. Their talented pastry chefs can also accommodate almost any design request for wedding cakes to create your dream wedding cake.


The stunning Grand Ballroom and striking views of Lake Zoar makes choosing The Waterview for any special event a choice you will not regret.

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