Le Méridien Venues
Guest List of 45+
THE ROOFTOP & BALCONY
Seated 125 | Standing 200
Sweeping views of Downtown Minneapolis and overlooking the heart of the Theater District. A fully enclosed space with floor to ceiling windows, allowing ample natural light to stream into the space. The wrap-around balcony with overhead heating and auxiliary bar are a welcome addition to any party.
- Additional 100 with outdoor seating on balcony
- Fully private, including bar and restrooms
- Rooftop is fully enclosed with wrap-around outdoor balcony
- A/V Capability
Seated 70 | Standing 100
A versatile space for any type of event. From art showcases, to wedding ceremonies, to company holiday parties, it's a blank canvas waiting for your personal touch. Additional space in the adjoining A.R.T. Reception Hall and Courtyard are available.
- Additional space in connecting A.R.T. Reception Hall
- Optional courtyard space also available
Seated 80 | Cocktail Reception 120
Take the party outside. The Courtyard is a hidden oasis in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. Tucked behind a 100 year old wrought iron fence and complete with cabanas, a stand alone patio bar, and a large fire pit, it has everything needed for an al fresco event.
- Semi-Private or Fully Private
- Full Bar
THE A.R.T. RECEPTION HALL
Seated 140 | Standing 250
A.R.T. Reception Hall is the perfect space to host your next conference, reception, or gala. It offers an immense amount of flexibility with optional pocket doors to divide the space as needed. Additional space can be added with the adjoining Gallery and the adjacent courtyard.
- Divider walls can separate A.R.T. into 3 rooms
- Fully private
- A/V Ready
- Additional space in Gallery and or Courtyard available
Private Dining Spaces
Guest List of 45 or Fewer
THE CHEF'S TABLE
Seats up to 14 guests
For a truly unique experience, reserve the Chef’s Table for your next dinner. Your guests are sure to enjoy the hustle and bustle of being in the kitchen with the chefs. Whether you choose to order from the dining room menu, pre-select a special menu, or are extra adventurous and opt for a tasting menu, you’re in for a treat.
- 5-Course Tasting Menu with optional wine pairings
STEINBECK & FITZGERALD ROOMS
16 Seated | Standing Room 20*
Two nearly identical rooms offer a stately space for professional gatherings or intimate dinner parties. The rooms can easily be divided with a hefty convertible wall. Direct access to our Library Lounge makes these two rooms a dynamic space for any event.
- Fully private with separate entries
- *Combine the Steinbeck & Fitzgerald Rooms for a capacity of 36 seated
- A/V ready
THE BARREL ROOM
Seated 26 | Standing Room 36
From the brick-lined, barrel-vaulted ceiling to the wall of wine barrels, The Barrel Room is aptly named. Situated next to our swanky Library Lounge, you know you're in for a great experience as soon as you arrive.
- Fully private
THE LIBRARY LOUNGE
Seated 24 | Standing Room 40
Beneath MERCY lies Minneapolis’ hidden gem. This lower level treasure features an astonishing floor-to-ceiling, glass-walled wine cellar, a plush cocktail lounge, and luxurious bar perfect for hosting a festive gathering. Adjoining the Library Lounge are three additional private spaces, making it well appointed for larger events or something more intimate.
- Semi-private capacity: 24
- Fully-private capacity: 150
THE PEARL ROOM
Seated 50 | Standing Room 75
The Pearl Room is an extension of our dining room with hand-printed watercolor murals, rustic timber beams and huge rolling privacy doors. The perfect space for a grooms dinner, Bridal shower, retirement party, graduation celebration or surprise party.
- Fully private or semi private options
Standing (or cocktail) capacity is the number of guests that can be accommodated without individual chairs per person.
Seated capacity provides a table and chair for each guest.