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Venezia Wedding Reception Q&A: Angela and Matthew

Posted by Stephanie Blanchard on March 28, 2019 4:38:02 PM EDT

Angela Federico and Matthew Demello chose the Venezia Waterfront Ballroom to host their dream New Year’s Eve wedding reception with 232 guests. The celebration began at 7 pm in the Grand Foyer for the cocktail hour. Then guests convened to the Waterfront Ballroom for the main event, where they enjoyed amazing food and dancing until 1 am.

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Topics: Boston Wedding Venue, Boston Weddings, New Year's Eve Wedding, real weddings, venezia weddings

Tips for Planning A Boston Wedding

Posted by Stephanie Blanchard on February 20, 2019 12:19:07 PM EST

Are you newly engaged? Congratulations! Now that you've shared the news with family and friends, you may be ready to plan your future nuptials. Organizing the event of your dreams can be overwhelming. You have to pick a date, decide where to have the ceremony and reception, choose who to invite, and the list goes on. Not to worry though—we recommend breaking it into steps to make it easier. Since we're experts in hosting events, here are some tips for planning a Boston wedding.

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Topics: Weddings, Wedding Venue, Wedding Planning, Events, Boston Wedding Venue, Boston Weddings

Valentine's Day Ideas for Your Sweetheart

Posted by Stephanie Blanchard on January 30, 2019 9:26:40 AM EST

Love is always in the air at Venezia for good reason. First, couples celebrate their weddings in our ballroom—it doesn't get much more love-filled than that! Second, we make Valentine's Day really special in our restaurant. Chef Caruso plans an amazing dinner menu, and we set the mood with romantic live music. Since Valentine's Day is one of our favorites, we rounded up unique gift ideas and experiences for you—maybe you'll choose one of them for your Valentine this year.

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Topics: Boston restaurant, restaurant, valentines day, valentines day gift ideas

Homemade Food Gifts for the Holidays

Posted by Stephanie Blanchard on December 17, 2018 1:55:31 PM EST

As you probably can imagine, the best way into our hearts is through food. Here at Venezia, we think there's something really special about giving homemade edible gifts to friends, family, neighbors, and even coworkers. You're gifting something delicious and putting extra effort in by making it. Lucky for us, not all homemade food gifts require a ton of time. The uniqueness of the presents also lies in the presentation. Here are some of our favorite easy homemade food gifts to give during the holidays.

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Topics: restaurant, holiday season, boston holiday

8 Fun Things to Do in Boston During the 2018 Holiday Season

Posted by Stephanie Blanchard on December 11, 2018 9:48:10 AM EST

It's holiday time! The kids are home from school, you're on vacation from work, and extended family is visiting. What a great time to really experience the city of Boston. Our beautiful Bean Town is spectacular during the winter holidays with its gleaming lights, charming decorations, and seasonal festivities. Here are some of our favorite things to do in and around Boston this 2018 holiday season.

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Topics: Boston restaurant, restaurant, Holiday Party, Events, holiday season, boston holiday

Our New Autumn Menu

Posted by Susan Ring on November 29, 2018 5:48:28 PM EST

Autumn brings a rich and abundant bounty. At Venezia Boston, our chef, Gianni Caruso, pays close attention to what Mother Nature is providing and creates dishes highlighting the beautiful flavors, textures, and colors of the season. Here is a sneak peek at our new fall menu.

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Topics: Food, italian food, Boston restaurant, farm to table, locally grown, Fall Season, New menu

Tips to Help You Prepare for Thanksgiving

Posted by Susan Ring on October 25, 2018 4:49:31 PM EDT

Celebrating Thanksgiving can be exciting and filled with anticipation, but it can be nerve wracking for the host. So much to do, so much to think about, and hardly any time to relax. But there are ways in which the host can tackle necessary chores head-on and enjoy the holiday and feast along with everyone else. Here are a 5 tips to make sure your Thanksgiving doesn't end up being a turkey of a day.

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5 Tips to Help You With Busy Weekday Meals

Posted by Susan Ring on September 17, 2018 6:20:31 PM EDT

September is here and it's back to school, back to work, back from the beach house, and yes…back to rushing around. Lazy afternoons with fresh corn in the cob and cool salads are becoming a distant memory as we gear up for fall and back to the old grind. But help is here!

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Topics: Food, Boston restaurant

Wedding Photography for Trends for 2019

Posted by Susan Ring on August 23, 2018 9:40:25 AM EDT

Smile for the camera? Maybe not so much anymore. Just like the styles of wedding dresses have changed over the years, so has wedding photography. Here’s a look at 5 of the wedding photography trends we’re seeing in 2019.

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Topics: Weddings, Special Day, Wedding Planning

What Venezia Diners Want to Know:

Posted by Susan Ring on July 30, 2018 4:30:55 PM EDT

The Venezia Restaurant welcomes guests all year round for a delicious dining experience right on the edge of beautiful Boston Harbor. As a family owned business for generations, we pride ourselves in helping you to feel like part of our family the minute you step inside.

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Topics: italian food, pasta, Boston restaurant, restaurant

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