Planning a wedding and still trying to figure out the last-minute details? Brides-to-be know there is a lot of work that goes into planning a wedding and the time it can take to research all the different options. You have your venue to nail down, cake to taste, floral arrangements to mull over, caterers to decide on and more. Kudos to you do for all the hard work you’ve put into planning your wedding!

Between all the to-dos, some important details often don’t cross your mind until the Big Date approaches- like the rehearsal dinner. Finding the right place to accommodate all the bridesmaids, groomsmen and family involved can be yet another daunting task. Here’s where we come in. Denton has several venues perfect for your rehearsal dinner, and the Denton Convention & Visitor Bureau (CVB) is here to help narrow down your search and save you precious time.

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Below are a few Denton bride-to-be favorites for your rehearsal dinner:

If you’re looking for something a little more fancy, check out Hannah’s Off the Square. Their upscale menu combines farmers market vegetables and fresh, locally pastured chicken and eggs to bring guests the best farm-to-table dining in North Texas. Tantalizing entrees like cedar planked salmon and duck confit will surely impress your guests. Their intimate private dining room and enclosed outdoor courtyard each can seat up to 50 guests, or take the eloquence of Hannah’s to your location with their catering option.

Giuseppe’s Italian Restaurant offers delicious Italian food in a charming Victorian home-style setting. Since Giuseppe’s opened its doors in downtown Denton nearly 20 years ago the restaurant has become a local favorite, especially for date nights. They’re experienced in catering to groups and can offer seating inside as well on the patio. Food options include a variety of delectable northern Italian cuisine like bruschetta, chicken parmesan, baked ziti and manicotti.

For a relaxed and truly southern rehearsal dinner option, nothing satisfies like the barbeque from Prairie House. Traditional comfort food like smoky sliced beef brisket, savory green beans almandine and warm peach cobbler will make your mouth water. Your out-of-town guests will especially love getting to taste the rib-stickin’ good food Texas has to offer.

When searching for places to host your rehearsal dinner in Denton, there a many options. For a full list, click here. And for all of your wedding vendor needs from photographers and videographers to cakes and chair covers, click here.

Need a little more help? Dana Lodge with the Denton CVB is your go-to expert and can help you find what you need locally for all your wedding needs. Send her an email at or call (940) 382-7895.