Rent a cocktail party venue in San Mateo, CA

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Rick H.

"...Everything was exactly what we we hopped for. The space was perfect for our wedding cocktail reception. Valerie was extremely helpful and was always happy to help out with whatever was needed right up to the day of the event. I highly recommend this for a venue of around..."

Valentina V.

"...Lovely place! It was exactly as I thought it would be and there was even room to bring in 4 cocktail tables for my party. The place has a very chill vibe and the view from the balcony is stunning. The host was gracious and accommodating. I'll definitely be..."

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Bright, Contemporary, Beautifully Designed Space above Urban Restaurant in San Mateo
San Mateo, CA
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...Located in Downtown San Mateo, this eautifully designed restaurant is a warm and unpretentious place for your offsite meeting, cocktail party or special event. We can seat up to 26 or have 30 people standing. We can provide food and or service at an additional...

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Local Restaurant with Urban Vibe (full buy-out)
San Mateo, CA

...cost of a drink is $10 a drink. 8 craft eers on tap plus 20 craft beers in cooler. 10-12 signature cocktails, including our Halle Berry (Blueberry infused vodka with jalapeño and fresh lime juice). Most popular appetizers are pork belly bacon bits with...

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Local Restaurant with Urban Vibe (fire-side)
San Mateo, CA

...cost of a drink is $10 a drink. 8 craft eers on tap plus 20 craft beers in cooler. 10-12 signature cocktails, including our Halle Berry (Blueberry infused vodka with jalapeño and fresh lime juice). Most popular appetizers are pork belly bacon bits with...

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Local Restaurant with Urban Vibe (Main)
San Mateo, CA

...cost of a drink is $10 a drink. 8 craft eers on tap plus 20 craft beers in cooler. 10-12 signature cocktails, including our Halle Berry (Blueberry infused vodka with jalapeño and fresh lime juice). Most popular appetizers are pork belly bacon bits with...

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Local Restaurant with Urban Vibe (Chef's table)
San Mateo, CA

...cost of a drink is $10 a drink. 8 craft eers on tap plus 20 craft beers in cooler. 10-12 signature cocktails, including our Halle Berry (Blueberry infused vodka with jalapeño and fresh lime juice). Most popular appetizers are pork belly bacon bits with...

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Actual cocktail party venue bookings

leadership workshop for alumni office

I work for the alumni relations office, and we are looking to have a Leadership Workshop in order to choose our next board members and president for the Alumni Club (a volunteer-run organization). We are hoping to use your lovely home as a perfect location for this off-site/team building event. We will provide lunch for the group and facilitate the workshop and breakout sessions. The purpose is to have ice-breakers, a brainstorming session, and then a vote for the next leadership. We will end the day with a congratulatory cocktail.

18 people
5 hours
$1,557.00

backyard wedding

i am getting married on the 3rd. I have been looking for a backyard to rent for my event as i want an outdoor wedding. Would your place be available for my date? And would the set up time need to be included in the time of the rental? as cocktail hour would probably start at 5:30pm, but we would need a few hours to get everything set up.

110 people
11 hours
$1,630.00

non profit fundraiser with cocktails

I am looking to throw a fundraiser for a non profit here. I plan on hosting 50-60 people for cocktails and appetizers after work on the 20th. I have a chef who will be making appetizers and we will be providing booze. Does that sound like a good fit for your space? Kitchen, bar and hangout space, is really all I need and I see you have it all. Also, is there a speaker system for playing music?

65 people
4 hours
$1,339.00

surprise cocktail party

Saw your space and thought it would be perfect to host a surprise party for my husband here. Would love to do it in the daytime and decorate with some balloons, having some appetizers and drinks. Set up as a cocktail party. Will be inviting 50 people but thinking more like 35-40 people will attend.

50 people
4 hours
$693.00

What people say about cocktail party venues on Peerspace

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07/31/2018
Tracy H.

Space: Fun Mission District Restaurant space with cool party vibe. Great for group events.

"...great night at Foxsister! Brandon and his crew are super friendly and really looked after us. The food was awesome and the frozen cocktails really were a hit. The atmosphere at Foxsister is fun and laid back, it was the perfect venue for our team party and everyone commented on..."

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07/01/2018
Shane O.

Space: Castro Speakeasy for Company Cocktails

"...great ambience, the organizer was very communicative, friendly and accommodating, and the staff on the night were chatty, friendly and made a mean cocktail. I'd happily book it again..."

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04/27/2018
Stephen O.

Space: Funky, wide open loft space on Chicago's north side...think SoHo in Chicago.

"...We held a charitable cocktail ball here and could not be happier with the results. Scott, the host, is amazingly accommodating and will try his best to see your needs are met and that your event will go as planned. The space is gorgeous and the guests were thoroughly impressed..."

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06/25/2017
Laura A.

Space: Bright Studio for Creative Events

"...who replied the same day. The venue space is very nice and classy--we used the smaller room for the food. We had a cocktail party for 45 and the space accommodated everyone very nicely. The art on the wall changes, but what we had for our event was very..."

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04/13/2018
Rachel M.

Space: Mid-City Finished Event Loft Space + Bow Truss Ceilings

"...Host was fantastic and flexible, and the space was great for our Spring Gala cocktail party..."

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11/10/2017
Kathryn E.

Space: Contemporary Art Gallery

"...We hosted our firm Cocktail Party at the grayDUCK Gallery to bring together our clients, friends and colleagues. Jill S., owner and curator of the Gallery, welcomed us with perfectly arranged indoor and outdoor spaces that were both welcoming and functional. Her attention to the smallest details is exceptional. She..."

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10/23/2017
Jj C.

Space: Beautiful Space - Mission District

"...for your event. Booked this for my 30th birthday / photoshoot and Darrell had 2 [beautiful] wood tables and chairs. I just brought a few cocktail tables and couple tables and we were good for my 25-person event. Light was perfect with the large windows and while it was..."

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12/09/2016
Nerissa C.

Space: Airy Mission Loft with Epic Views

"...hesitate to reach out when booking! - There is a fully stocked kitchen, with plates and all the likes--perfect for a dinner or cocktail hour! - Milan super easy to work with and this place can pair you with some really awesome local caterers. My one setback is that in the..."

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04/01/2018
Faryal K.

Space: Large Williamsburg Loft Space

"...to work with, extremely responsive, and I would definitely recommend this space for any event you might be looking to host - a dinner, fundraiser, cocktail event, photo shoot. A nice change from the predictable lounge and restaurant venues..."

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06/17/2018
Alaina J.

Space: Charming, Modern Bar in a Historic Mansion

"...Awesome! I threw my fiancé a surprise 1920's themed murder mystery cocktail party. The space was perfect. Booking was so easy and the support staff was always quick to respond. The space was clean and the staff onsite were helpful with the setup as well. We had a great..."

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08/12/2018
Jordan B.

Space: Versatile DTLA Distillery with Customizable Cocktail Bar-- 4200 SQFT

"...of our party guests commented on the beautiful and unique space of the Distillery Floor. We can't wait to go back for a cocktail class, and would definitely want to book an event here again in the future! Thanks for everything, Greenbar! -Jordan & Diego..."

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07/28/2018
Angela Leigh T.

Space: Historic Soho Loft: Meeting Space

"...video presentation. Everything we needed to accommodate our 80+ guests was made available. This venue is a great choice for medium sized gatherings and cocktail parties. Don't hesitate to step into the Farm Soho for your next event. Augustus Renzi..."

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01/01/2017
Holly B.

Space: Soho Smarthome Loft Showroom - Great Light, Amazing View

"...sound system and talk me through navigating the spaces. It was an incredible venue from the location to the interior design. I hosted a cocktail event and Mark had set up the space perfectly. There was plenty of room and we had full control on the lighting intensity and color..."

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08/06/2017
Knoa K.

Space: East Side Studio with Custom Reclaimed Wood Bar

"...us with our awesome bartender, Dara! The bar area is really cool/stylish. We also had a food truck outside the stage door with some cocktail tables set up, so attendees could go in and out of the space. We had a great time! I would definitely hold another event here..."

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10/15/2017
Tania G.

Space: Unique North Beach Gallery

"...He also recommended a bartender for the event and she was wonderful. We explained to her what we wanted and she crafted the best cocktail drinks ever! Overall very happy with our experience at Real Old Paper Gallery. Would highly recommend Andrew and his location..."

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08/24/2017
Sibel K.

Space: Two-Story, Airy Showroom in SOMA

"...First Annual Celebration. The kitchen "bar" is the perfect space to setup a bar and the existing furniture can be utilized perfectly for a cocktail reception. LT and her team were also very helpful- thank you..."

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05/22/2016
Alison T.

Space: Luxurious Design Gallery in Historic Building

"...birthday party and it was fantastic. The studio is unique and the art work and furniture are gorgeous setting the perfect ambiance for a cocktail party. I would highly recommend using the gallery for an event..."

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02/03/2018
Eric L.

Space: Luxury Full Floor Loft With Easy Access

"...brick wall, that was a nice touch. The speaker he has is good and loud enough to fill the room with a great cocktail party feel. There is even a disco ball. This place even has a kitchenette that I used to fry up some hot dogs! I will..."