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At The Avenue Banquet Hall, perfection is a starting point where the quality of food and service are never compromised. Whether you are planning a wedding, personal or corporate event, we offer a wide variety of catering options to suit all budgets & tastes.

Facilities and capacity
The Avenue Banquet Hall's facilities can accommodate up to 400 guests. It offers the following features:
  • Exclusivity and privacy
  • No dividing walls or partitions
  • One wedding reception per day
  • Separate ceremony room at no charge
  • Free parking
  • Handicap accessible
  • Private and fully functional brides room
  • No plug in fees
  • No room rental charge
  • Floor length linen and napkins, backdrop, and charger plates at no charge.
  • Special meal discounts for vendors and children
Services offered
At The Avenue, there are no distractions from other events. There is only one reception per day, so all the focus is on your special occasion. We will take care of all the details to make sure that your event runs smoothly and becomes a lifetime memory. You become a guest at your own event, and enjoy your event as you should!

The Boulevard Room

Our smaller venue,The Boulevard Room brings the Toronto downtown scene uptown.

A single event venue hosting from 50 to 100 guests, it has become the GTA's most sought after venue to host small events for social and corporate functions. The uniqueness of the Boulevard is complimented by its quality of food, professional service and unparalleled visual presentation. 

The Boulevard Room offers two options: venue rental only and venue rental with in house catering

Fully integrated audio visual set up with projector and silver screen

Best event venue to host your Bar/Bat Mitzvah, Weddings, Engagement Parties, Anniversary Parties, Baby Namings, Bris, Communions, Corporate Seminars or Lunches, Product Launch

Call us today for more information.

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Stephanie Di Grazia

July 2020

Emil and Julia from The Avenue were ABSOLUTELY amazing. After dealing with the stress of covid-19 and having to adjust our wedding plans, they helped us to put together the perfect intimate ceremony so that we could finally get married. They went above and beyond in all aspects. On very short notice they took care of everything for us and created a stunning atmosphere with beautiful lighting, decor, and musical accompaniment that was even greater than we envisioned. They were so kind and personable and such a pleasure to work with - we would highly recommend them! Thank you so much for making our special day so perfect!

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Stephanie D

July 2020

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Emil and Julia from The Avenue were ABSOLUTELY amazing. After dealing with the stress of covid-19 and having to adjust our wedding plans, they helped us to put together the perfect intimate ceremony so that we could finally get married. They went above and beyond in all aspects. On very short notice they took care of everything for us and created a stunning atmosphere with beautiful lighting, decor, and musical accompaniment that was even greater than we envisioned. They were so kind and personable and such a pleasure to work with - we would highly recommend them! Thank you so much for making our special day so perfect!

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Rinatkaa

July 2020

Emil and Julie will take care of you as their own. The hall is very nice and spacious

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Dante Young

June 2020

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Let me preface this by advising you that the fault was not just the Avenue's but it was our own as well. Brace yourselves, this is a very long and lengthy review but if you want an honest, detailed one and you are thinking of booking your wedding or event here, READ THE FOLLOWING AND YOU MIGHT RECONSIDER: We booked a wedding with the Avenue Banquet Hall on September 29, 2019. We first booked it with the previous owner, Marla Kay. When we had made our booking, everything went fairly smoothly and Marla made it seem like 2000$ for a deposit was a fairly small deposit for booking a wedding date, and she was not wrong. However, she failed to mention the minimum guarantee of 8,000$ meant that even if we were to cancel 6 months before the wedding we were going to be owing 50% of the total (meaning 4,000$ as opposed to the 2,000$ down payment). When we paid the deposit, we received an email on September 29th, 2019, "Congrat's, I am attaching your contract and payment receipt with thanks. I will give you the hard copies when we meet. Looking forward to working with you both Marla Kay." We received an email with the Contract but not with the Terms & Conditions until we met again in person. Although she did scan the paid deposit, she went out of her way to NOT scan the Terms & Conditions, which were on the other side of the Contract. She could and should have easily shared that information with us. Later in the year, Covid-19 struck and Emil and Julia took over the Avenue Banquet Hall. The first thing we received on March 24th, a little after the novel Coronavirus presented itself at large, was an email from Emil and Julia stating that, "All deposits paid are non-refundable. If the event affected is canceled the deposit will be forfeited and cancellation policies, as per contract signed, will apply." This is not something you want to hear about your upcoming wedding and it gave us no reassurance. My fiancee and I could not imagine how everyone else affected must have felt after receiving an email at such a poor time. The following months were difficult and we saw how Emil and Julia were contributing to helping the Front-Line Workers/Food banks. We just wish that they had shown us the same courtesy. It was our fault for being naive to the fact that we should have read over the Terms & Conditions even though we had received it after signing the contract. Especially myself, as I am fairly familiar with legal jargon, but my partner was just excited over the fact that her/our wedding was coming up and I lost my footing as well in the process. In addition, as we attempted to cancel our wedding not only are they keeping the deposit but they threatened to push for the 50% of the remainder for the minimum guarantee of the 8,000$ (2000$ in addition to the already 2000$ deposit they are keeping). If I had seen the Terms & Conditions before signing the contract, I would have never signed the Contract. I would avoid the Avenue at all costs. The owners are very intelligent but very deceptive. You do not want to give power to those who will manipulate you when it comes to your wedding. Especially for all the future grooms out there, they do NOT let you speak and talk over you as they take advantage of your excited Brides to be. Do not let the owners sway you by taking advantage of you through your partner. AND IF YOU DO BOOK - ASK AND READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS EXTREMELY CAREFULLY BEFORE YOU BOOK. MAKE SURE YOU EVEN HAVE YOUR LAWYER LOOK OVER IT. We are unable to celebrate our wedding on August 14th, 2020 as most of our family and friends are older and more susceptible to falling ill. Even though Emil was "kind" enough to push the date back to a year and hold the deposit it would technically force us to have to pay the minimum in the future - sneaky, sneaky. Avoid the Avenue, save yourselves a headache. We do not want anyone to go through what we went through. Stay Safe and Keep Healthy during this trying time!

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Avenue Banquets Response from owner

Dear Dante, we were very sad to read your review about your experience with the previous owner of the Avenue. We assure you that it is our intention to treat everyone with honesty, respect and sincerity.
Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, our approach has been to work with all our clients and be as accommodating as possible. We have consistently tried to be as flexible as possible with re-scheduling events because we understand the tremendous stress, anxiety and frustration everyone is feeling. The same is true for us. We became the new owners of the Avenue just before COVID-19 hit, and we have been doing our absolute best to accommodate and work with everyone, including you and your fiancée. We have offered to move your event date to another agreeable date within the next 12 months. It seemed from our communications that you were happy with our efforts and you were very complimentary. You even wrote us this email after our last phone conversation: “I wish you all the best and pray that everything will turn out well in 2021 and the following years for you, Julia and the business after this disaster that is Covid-19.” That was very nice, and we greatly appreciated it, which is why we were perplexed at your review that said that we were “sneaky”. You mentioned the non-refundable deposit but that is a term in the contract you had signed when you first booked your event with the previous owner. You were aware of it. Nevertheless, we explained that we would work with you to secure a new date for your event because we are trying our best to help. Please understand, we pride ourselves on being as upfront, honest and as accommodating as humanly possible because we truly want to see our clients happy and make sure that these special celebrations are unique and memorable. We wish you and your fiancée all the best.

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Julia Mandel

May 2020

We have been ordering food on a weekly basis since the start of COVID-19 from The Avenue Banquet Hall's catering menu. Ordering online is super easy and convenient. All the dishes we have ordered so far were amazing, as if they are home made. The portions are very generous and everything tastes delicious! Thank you for prompt delivery with a smile.

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Euphoria Wedding Designs

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The Avenue Banquet is one of our top venues in the GTA. We thoroughly enjoy decorating there because the space is so beautiful and their staff is super nice and friendly. Always a good time and we look forward to working with you again soon!
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Simply Grand Entertainment

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Marla,you're the best and so is your venue!

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Company Overview

Contact Information

Name:
Julia Yalizerov

Title:General Manager

Venue Features

On-Site Ceremonies

Wheelchair Access

Free Parking

Audio/Visual

Wi-Fi

Catering Information

On-Site Catering

Off-Premise Catering

Kosher Food

Outside Caterers

Capacity Information

Max standing
Max seated

The Boulevard Room

120

100

The Avenue

500

350

Our Awards

Vendor Awards
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Standing capacity range
120 - 500
Seated capacity range
100 - 350
Cost
Price $85 - $125 /person
Catering
OnSite Catering
Type
Banquet Halls

Deals & Packages

The avenue promotion

Price $95 /person


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What services are included with this Package:
  • 6 hour standard bar
  • Three course meal
  • Sweet station

Here’s the Fine Print:
  • All prices subject to HST and gratuities
  • Price not eligible for current running promotional discounts
  • Saturday--200 people min, Friday and Sunday 120 people min.
  • This package is exclusive to EventSource.ca visitors. To redeem, you must mention you found this package on EventSource.ca.

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1600 Steeles Ave W, Woodbridge, ON