So you’ve sat down with your partner and widdled down your numbers to that perfect sweet spot – somewhere between mini and mega. Perfect! Now comes the fun part: scoping out all of Toronto’s medium sized wedding venues that are absolutely perfect for your big day! Seating up to a maximum of 150 people, these venues are perfect for hosting that elusive not-too-big, not-too-small, but just-right type of wedding. Best of all, there’s a diverse range of venue styles so that you can still live up to your most authentic self on your most important day. From unique special event spaces to sassy restaurants, there’s truly no shortage of gorgeous weddings venues! Want to see more? Go ahead and read about 15 of these awesome venues in the GTA.


Enoch Turner School House

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Gone are the days the Enoch Turner Schoolhouse was used as an educational institution, as it is now a historic site and museum showcasing the oldest public school still standing in Toronto. While the venue’s mission is to help Ontario Heritage Trust preserve the school in its original condition for future visitors, this beautiful heritage site is no stranger to hosting private intimate affairs. Inside and out, the Schoolhouse is ideal for wedding photographs for that authentic vintage aesthetic of a bygone era. Such a beautiful sight of one of Toronto’s early architectural designs.

Max Seated Capacity: 150


Loft on King

Inspired by the minimalist venues in New York City, The Loft on King is 1,850 square feet of blank event space for guests to customize into their dream intimate event. Of course, with great versatility comes great responsibility. Their experienced event team, and extensive partnered vendors list of decorators, entertainers and caterers will be there to help you the entire way of dressing up and down the venue.

Max Seated Capacity: 128


The Chase

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Featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and a spectacular view of the city streets from their rooftop terrace, The Chase is one of Toronto’s finest upscale restaurants serving North American cuisine. Casual, but elegant is their style, and their professional culinary and events team will ensure you and your guests are treated with the warmest hospitality.

Max Seated Capacity: 138


Lavelle

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Perched 16 stories above the city in the exclusive King West neighbourhood is Chez Lavelle, a swanky rooftop restaurant complex serving amazing French inspired cuisine surrounded by an outdoor pool. This venue has 16,000 square feet of space for you to mold, and they are no stranger to private intimate events in one of their private dining rooms. In addition, you’re always welcome to check out the rooftop terrace for that breathtaking 360-degree view of the city skyline!

Max Seated Capacity: 120


Grace

Toronto Event Venues

True to their name, Grace is full of it! This deserving venue of all of our praise perfectly blends old world sophistication with modern life, garnished with a little bit of rebellious 70’s flare. So, if raw features and elements are important to you, then this may be the venue, because you’ll be in pleasant awe over their clerestory skylights, soaring ceilings, and exposed bricked beauty.

Max Seated Capacity: 120


Granite Brewery

Toronto Event Venues

If you’re a lover of chic retro styling then look no further than Granite Brewery! Their friendly and efficient service staff will help you transform their private dining room and courtyard patio into the wedding of your dreams. Not to mention, their on-site brewery is available throughout the event as well as wine service. So stop by for a pint, stay for the wedding!

Max Seated Capacity: 120


Berkeley Fieldhouse

Toronto Event Venues

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If you want country rustic done just right in the middle of downtown Toronto, Berkeley Church & Field House should definitely be on your list of venues to tour in person! Your intimate affair won’t even feel like there is a busy city nearby when you take a stroll along their peaceful creek. They are also the only indoor and outdoor event venue where you can party inside a functioning tree house.

Max Seated Capacity: 150


The Jam Factory

Toronto Event Venues

Despite being 150 years old, The Jam Factory shows no signs of slowing down! Featuring exposed brick, gorgeous wooden beams, and upgraded utilities, this industrial venue’s charm is just perfect for adding in that bit of retro-rustic charm to any intimate affair. Bonus: getting married on-site does not cost extra!

Max Seated Capacity: 160


The University Club

With old school clubs come old school feels at The University Club of Toronto! Since it’s existence from over a century ago, this private dining club has a well-earned reputation of being one of the most cherished places in the heart of Toronto where strong connections, friendships, and relationships are forged. Don’t worry, you no longer need to be a club member to host intimate affairs here; only an appointment! So, come on down to be ‘wow’-ed by their their beautiful example of Adamesque neo-Georgian architecture and 1776 Boodles Club facade.

Max Seated Capacity: 120


Twist Gallery

Toronto Event Venues

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If you love modern art and bright lighting, you’re going to love Twist Gallery. Featuring skylights, French Arch windows, and long wooden beams accentuating the high ceilings, you’ll fall in love with the contemporary decor while overlooking the busy city streets. With 5,000 square feet of space to work, this New York-style loft will surely sweep you off your feet!

Max Seated Capacity: 140


Arta Gallery

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Visually stunning with their industrial-chic decor and exposed brick walls, Arta Gallery is a unique commercial arts space available for rental anytime upon request. Not only are they up-to-date with their sound and lighting system, you and your guests will get to enjoy added sophistication by the beautiful Contemporary Canadian and International art curated on the gallery walls.

Max Seated Capacity: 110


The National Club

Toronto Event Venues

Founded in 1874, The National Club pride themselves with providing world-class hospitality to each and every intimate affair they’ve had the pleasure of hosting for over 150 years. So if you’re in the market for a place with contemporary, modern aesthetics with heritage charm, a gorgeous rooftop patio, and exquisite fine dining, then look no further from this home-away-from-home!

Max Seated Capacity: 150 (not including bar lounge)


Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum

Toronto Event Venues

Rated as one of the “Top 3 Places To See In Stouffville”, Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre is a gorgeous place to host your intimate affair! Not only are you surrounded by beautiful 19th Century heritage buildings, their spacious and bright Main Hall and Community Room are completely up-to-date in the A/V department. In addition, they are also equipped with a full kitchen!

Max Seated Capacity: 150

Millbrook Cathedral

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Although the Millbrook Cathedral has been around since 1882, meticulously scheduled maintenance has kept this historic venue fresh for intimate weddings. With that vintage-gothic charm, it is definitely a popular venue! Featuring a grand indoor reception space, a lush ceremony space, a cocktail lounge, and ample photo opportunities, this historic cathedral is ready all year-around to host any special event.

Max Seated Capacity: 140


High Park Club

Toronto Event Venues

You don’t need to love curling to host your intimate affair at the prestigious High Park Club! It would just be a lovely coincidence if you did, because they feature five of the city’s best meticulously maintained curling ice sheets; just one of the many perks of being one of Toronto’s oldest curling clubs. Which is quite a powerful testimony of the top-tier hospitality you can expect from this century old club!

Max Seated Capacity: 120


If you have any other venues in mind with a max capacity of 150, let us know in the comments below! If you’re looking to host a more intimate affair, you may want to check out our roundup of GTA venues perfect for 100 guests or less! Happy planning!