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Carriage Greens Country Club

Darien , IL
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8700 Carriage Green Dr
Darien, IL 60561 US (map)

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630-985-3400

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Beautiful Beginnings start at Carriage Greens Country Club which offers the amenities of a private club at a fraction of the cost.
Set amidst lush greens and fabulous fairways, our... Read more
Beautiful Beginnings start at Carriage Greens Country Club which offers the amenities of a private club at a fraction of the cost.
Set amidst lush greens and fabulous fairways, our banquet rooms provide a picture perfect setting for your much anticipated day.

Our experienced and professional staff will help guide you through every detail to ensure that your celebration is truly a memorable one. Facilities to accommodate up to 350 Rooms that offer a panoramic view of the golf course Cuisine expertly prepared by our on-site, certified chef Marble dance floors and crystal chandeliers Complete Maitre D' Service throughout the entire event Read less
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Debbie
Wedding:
3/9/2013
4.9/5.0
They are fabulous to work with...answer every question, very flexible and helpful (and patient). They went out of their way to make sure my wedding was perfect. The value is superb. They have an old world vibe (perfect for my French theme) and the food is so good. Not just banquet food actually good food. Use the Martini Bar for your cocktail hour...its a great vibe. Drinks are poured well and not watered down. I highly reccommend!
They are fabulous to work with...answer every question, very flexible and helpful (and patient). They went out of their Read more...
They are fabulous to work with...answer every question, very flexible and helpful (and patient). They went out of their way to make sure my wedding was perfect. The value is superb. They have an old world vibe (perfect for my French theme) and the food is so good. Not just banquet food actually good food. Use the Martini Bar for your cocktail hour...its a great vibe. Drinks are poured well and not watered down. I highly reccommend! Read less
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Glennda
Wedding:
3/9/2013
5.0/5.0
We were a little nervous about not having one coordinator assigned to our event but we had no problems at all. All of the staff members we worked with were helpful and able to answer our questions. Everything at the reception was set up according to our specifications. The food was delicious and they were able to accommodate the specific dietary needs for some of our guests. We couldn't have been happier and wouldn't have changed a thing.
We were a little nervous about not having one coordinator assigned to our event but we had no problems at all. All of the Read more...
We were a little nervous about not having one coordinator assigned to our event but we had no problems at all. All of the staff members we worked with were helpful and able to answer our questions. Everything at the reception was set up according to our specifications. The food was delicious and they were able to accommodate the specific dietary needs for some of our guests. We couldn't have been happier and wouldn't have changed a thing. Read less
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Julia
Wedding:
12/1/2012
3.6/5.0
I had some issues with the facility given that I am an event planner. The response time for questions was less than to be desired but my biggest issue was on the day of the wedding, I was told that my centerpieces (delivered the day before and morning of the wedding) would be put out per my instructions. They were not when we arrived to do photographs - my bridesmaids (thank God for them) took care of everything without telling me. The tables were not set up according to the chart I was given. Again saved by my bridesmaids. A lot of the extras were not taken care of and had it not been for my bridesmaids it probably wouldn't have gotten done. The bartender was a doll - my husband and I both requested that the heat be lowered and she kindly asked the staff multiple times - it just didn't happen.

Overall, the food was good (great value really) but don't expect 5 star service. I would only recommend if you are ok with spotty communication and have a day of coordinator to make sure your room is set up correctly.
I had some issues with the facility given that I am an event planner. The response time for questions was less than to be Read more...
I had some issues with the facility given that I am an event planner. The response time for questions was less than to be desired but my biggest issue was on the day of the wedding, I was told that my centerpieces (delivered the day before and morning of the wedding) would be put out per my instructions. They were not when we arrived to do photographs - my bridesmaids (thank God for them) took care of everything without telling me. The tables were not set up according to the chart I was given. Again saved by my bridesmaids. A lot of the extras were not taken care of and had it not been for my bridesmaids it probably wouldn't have gotten done. The bartender was a doll - my husband and I both requested that the heat be lowered and she kindly asked the staff multiple times - it just didn't happen.

Overall, the food was good (great value really) but don't expect 5 star service. I would only recommend if you are ok with spotty communication and have a day of coordinator to make sure your room is set up correctly. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
10/6/2012
3.4/5.0
I recently had a wedding here and overall it was a good experience. After I signed my contract the management changed and so did a lot of details in regards to my wedding unfortunately. Many things that were originally promised were then changed. Some of the staff were GREAT while others were difficult to work with or did not seem very informed. Sometimes it seemed like there were "too many cooks in the kitchen" with the staff as things were often miscommunicated. We definitely got nickeled and dimed...they'll get you for every penny!
I recently had a wedding here and overall it was a good experience. After I signed my contract the management changed and Read more...
I recently had a wedding here and overall it was a good experience. After I signed my contract the management changed and so did a lot of details in regards to my wedding unfortunately. Many things that were originally promised were then changed. Some of the staff were GREAT while others were difficult to work with or did not seem very informed. Sometimes it seemed like there were "too many cooks in the kitchen" with the staff as things were often miscommunicated. We definitely got nickeled and dimed...they'll get you for every penny! Read less
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Jasmine
Wedding:
8/25/2012
5.0/5.0
Amazing food, amazing people, beautiful venue inside and out, affordable prices.
Amazing food, amazing people, beautiful venue inside and out, affordable prices.
Amazing food, amazing people, beautiful venue inside and out, affordable prices. Read less
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sharesa
Wedding:
7/17/2010
5.0/5.0
Carriage Greens is a really nice place to have a wedding. They offer outdoor photo opportunites and the food is great!
Carriage Greens is a really nice place to have a wedding. They offer outdoor photo opportunites and the food is great!
Carriage Greens is a really nice place to have a wedding. They offer outdoor photo opportunites and the food is great! Read less
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adebell2
Wedding:
5/24/2009
5.0/5.0
The woman here (Diana) is very very nice & helpful. Unfortunately, I am not actually booking with Carriage Greens because it is a little farther away than I prefer, but it was cheaper than most other places I looked at and still very nice. I had a great experience viewing the facility and I was very close to choosing this facility, it just had a different feel than we were looking for (its very homey).
The woman here (Diana) is very very nice & helpful. Unfortunately, I am not actually booking with Carriage Greens because Read more...
The woman here (Diana) is very very nice & helpful. Unfortunately, I am not actually booking with Carriage Greens because it is a little farther away than I prefer, but it was cheaper than most other places I looked at and still very nice. I had a great experience viewing the facility and I was very close to choosing this facility, it just had a different feel than we were looking for (its very homey). Read less
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JenFaith
Wedding:
9/5/2008
5.0/5.0
We will be having our outdoor ceremony at the gazebo at the golf course. They include set up of 100 white chairs and the site for 1hour in the price. We are able to bring in any and all decorations. This golf course is in Darien, IL. We will be having our reception here following ceremony outdoors. Food tasting was phenomenol and pricing is very reasonable. I loved the old world feel with the dark woods!
We will be having our outdoor ceremony at the gazebo at the golf course. They include set up of 100 white chairs and the Read more...
We will be having our outdoor ceremony at the gazebo at the golf course. They include set up of 100 white chairs and the site for 1hour in the price. We are able to bring in any and all decorations. This golf course is in Darien, IL. We will be having our reception here following ceremony outdoors. Food tasting was phenomenol and pricing is very reasonable. I loved the old world feel with the dark woods! Read less
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amberthegrand
Wedding:
8/4/2007
4.0/5.0
I had a great experience at Carriage Greens. The food was absolutely phenomenal - and let's be honest, that's all anyone will remember. We were able to have a tasting to choose our menu about a month before the wedding, which was very helpful. The prices were very reasonable, compared to what you might find in the Chicagoland area. The only negative is when they served beef to people who had ordered chicken, and then ran out of beef, leaving the groom's father without a plate. On the upside, however, they were accommodating and made him something even better. I would definitely recommend this site.
I had a great experience at Carriage Greens. The food was absolutely phenomenal - and let's be honest, that's all anyone Read more...
I had a great experience at Carriage Greens. The food was absolutely phenomenal - and let's be honest, that's all anyone will remember. We were able to have a tasting to choose our menu about a month before the wedding, which was very helpful. The prices were very reasonable, compared to what you might find in the Chicagoland area. The only negative is when they served beef to people who had ordered chicken, and then ran out of beef, leaving the groom's father without a plate. On the upside, however, they were accommodating and made him something even better. I would definitely recommend this site. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
Beautiful and affordable wedding!
My fiancé and I wanted a country club wedding in the southwest suburbs with flexible options. After visiting many different venues we finally chose Carriage Greens. The staff was extremely helpful and service was phenomenal. Everyone from the owners down to the bussers really worked very hard to make out day special. We were very impressed with the affordability and quality. Thank you for making our day so special. We can’t wait to come back and reminisce.
Beautiful and affordable wedding!
My fiancé and I wanted a country club wedding in the southwest suburbs with flexible Read more...
Beautiful and affordable wedding!
My fiancé and I wanted a country club wedding in the southwest suburbs with flexible options. After visiting many different venues we finally chose Carriage Greens. The staff was extremely helpful and service was phenomenal. Everyone from the owners down to the bussers really worked very hard to make out day special. We were very impressed with the affordability and quality. Thank you for making our day so special. We can’t wait to come back and reminisce. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
4.8/5.0
We had our wedding here in August. It was beautiful outside and we took many pictures with the beautiful willow trees and pond in the background. Also, the shiny, black dance floor in the Grand Ball Room looked awesome in pictures and the uplighting and candles around the room make pictures look gorgeous! The service was very good - they set everything up the way we asked. The price/value was unbeatable for the location and area. Also, the bar service was very good. Yes, the management changed during the process of our signing the contract, but the employees did not (you just had to know who to ask for and who will be working on your wedding day). We were very diligent in contacting them and had no problem. They are flexible with scheduling payments and we dropped off our decorations a few days before the wedding and provided directions for the employees to set everything up (which they did perfectly!). They also let us bring in outside desserts from a licensed bakery for a sweets table. The only downside of this venue is that there may be multiple weddings going on and the largest room is not exceptionally large and the ceilings are not exceptionally high. For the price and our budget, it worked for us just fine, and many of our 300+ guests told us what a great time they had for weeks and months after. The dance floor was also a good size, which was a plus. We were very pleased with this venue.
We had our wedding here in August. It was beautiful outside and we took many pictures with the beautiful willow trees and Read more...
We had our wedding here in August. It was beautiful outside and we took many pictures with the beautiful willow trees and pond in the background. Also, the shiny, black dance floor in the Grand Ball Room looked awesome in pictures and the uplighting and candles around the room make pictures look gorgeous! The service was very good - they set everything up the way we asked. The price/value was unbeatable for the location and area. Also, the bar service was very good. Yes, the management changed during the process of our signing the contract, but the employees did not (you just had to know who to ask for and who will be working on your wedding day). We were very diligent in contacting them and had no problem. They are flexible with scheduling payments and we dropped off our decorations a few days before the wedding and provided directions for the employees to set everything up (which they did perfectly!). They also let us bring in outside desserts from a licensed bakery for a sweets table. The only downside of this venue is that there may be multiple weddings going on and the largest room is not exceptionally large and the ceilings are not exceptionally high. For the price and our budget, it worked for us just fine, and many of our 300+ guests told us what a great time they had for weeks and months after. The dance floor was also a good size, which was a plus. We were very pleased with this venue. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
4.6/5.0
Food was very good for the value! The space was nicely decorated already for the Christmas holiday and it just added a little extra to my room that I didn't need to worry about. The staff was very nice and responsive to any request I had during the planning process and during the night of the reception. During our tasting we enjoyed all of our options, the only disappointing thing was not being able to taste the vegetarian dish. We only had 8 people choose this option but I think most of them were disappointed. The chicken and steak we had chosen were very good, along with the soup and salad. It is a great venue for the price and the food being good is a huge plus! The location of this venue is tucked into a residential area which I really liked and is away from any busy main roads. During our reception there was another wedding going on but I did not even noticed or run into anyone from the other room. Sometimes banquet halls can be over crowded during weddings this one does not feel like that at all. Everyone had a great time! Very worth the money!
Food was very good for the value! The space was nicely decorated already for the Christmas holiday and it just added a Read more...
Food was very good for the value! The space was nicely decorated already for the Christmas holiday and it just added a little extra to my room that I didn't need to worry about. The staff was very nice and responsive to any request I had during the planning process and during the night of the reception. During our tasting we enjoyed all of our options, the only disappointing thing was not being able to taste the vegetarian dish. We only had 8 people choose this option but I think most of them were disappointed. The chicken and steak we had chosen were very good, along with the soup and salad. It is a great venue for the price and the food being good is a huge plus! The location of this venue is tucked into a residential area which I really liked and is away from any busy main roads. During our reception there was another wedding going on but I did not even noticed or run into anyone from the other room. Sometimes banquet halls can be over crowded during weddings this one does not feel like that at all. Everyone had a great time! Very worth the money! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
4.2/5.0
Carriage Greens did a wonderful job for our wedding reception! We hosted about 215 guests in the Grand Ballroom. It didn't feel cramped, guests enjoyed the food, and I never saw anyone waiting too long for a drink.
In the beginning when we were still deciding which venue to go with they were slow to respond to email inquiries if at all. On the flip side if I called and asked questions they were more timely in getting an answer and returning my call. Emails were my preferred communication since it's easier for me to email during my daily commute/on the weekends and you don't have to be within time frame of "regular business hours".
Carriage Greens staff were accomodating in the sense that they agreed to do pretty much whatever our special request was. We asked them to serve our 3 different kinds of cake by offering each guest their choice. Also, they agreed to have a glass of champagne at each guests seat instead of passing it butler style during the reception.
I would hesitate to host another event at Carriage Greens and highly recommend it to any bride and groom!
Best of luck!
Carriage Greens did a wonderful job for our wedding reception! We hosted about 215 guests in the Grand Ballroom. It didn't Read more...
Carriage Greens did a wonderful job for our wedding reception! We hosted about 215 guests in the Grand Ballroom. It didn't feel cramped, guests enjoyed the food, and I never saw anyone waiting too long for a drink.
In the beginning when we were still deciding which venue to go with they were slow to respond to email inquiries if at all. On the flip side if I called and asked questions they were more timely in getting an answer and returning my call. Emails were my preferred communication since it's easier for me to email during my daily commute/on the weekends and you don't have to be within time frame of "regular business hours".
Carriage Greens staff were accomodating in the sense that they agreed to do pretty much whatever our special request was. We asked them to serve our 3 different kinds of cake by offering each guest their choice. Also, they agreed to have a glass of champagne at each guests seat instead of passing it butler style during the reception.
I would hesitate to host another event at Carriage Greens and highly recommend it to any bride and groom!
Best of luck! Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
1+ year ago
4.2/5.0
I had been to Carriage Greens for a wedding about 10 years ago and remembered I liked the atmosphere and the food. After meeting with one of the coordinators and taking the tour, my fiancé and I (who had seen other places, as well) decided it was the best venue for the type of wedding we wanted and for our fairly modest budget. On the wedding day, the staff did not disappoint. The room looked beautiful; the food received rave reviews; everyone had a great time; and everything went smoothly (as far as I know!). Throughout the process, the Carriage Greens staff went out of their way to adjust to our needs, including allowing us to bring in pizza for a late night snack. I would say there only were a few niggles--1) Leading up to the wedding, it sometimes was hard to get a hold of the staff by phone and e-mail and get a straight answer about certain things and 2) we gave them a bunch of long-burning votive candles to use for our centerpieces, but they ended up using their own candles instead on the day, and their candles burned out very quickly. Otherwise, we had a great reception and had many people tell us it was the best wedding they have been to!
I had been to Carriage Greens for a wedding about 10 years ago and remembered I liked the atmosphere and the food. After Read more...
I had been to Carriage Greens for a wedding about 10 years ago and remembered I liked the atmosphere and the food. After meeting with one of the coordinators and taking the tour, my fiancé and I (who had seen other places, as well) decided it was the best venue for the type of wedding we wanted and for our fairly modest budget. On the wedding day, the staff did not disappoint. The room looked beautiful; the food received rave reviews; everyone had a great time; and everything went smoothly (as far as I know!). Throughout the process, the Carriage Greens staff went out of their way to adjust to our needs, including allowing us to bring in pizza for a late night snack. I would say there only were a few niggles--1) Leading up to the wedding, it sometimes was hard to get a hold of the staff by phone and e-mail and get a straight answer about certain things and 2) we gave them a bunch of long-burning votive candles to use for our centerpieces, but they ended up using their own candles instead on the day, and their candles burned out very quickly. Otherwise, we had a great reception and had many people tell us it was the best wedding they have been to! Read less
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