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European Crystal Banquet and Conference Center

Arlington Heights , IL
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519 W. Algonquin Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60005 US (map)

PHONE

847-437-5590

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ABOUT US

European Crystal Banquet Hall and Conference Center is one of the premier banquet halls in Chicago. Boasting over 14,000 square feet of beautiful, unique Chicago banquet hall facilities... Read more
European Crystal Banquet Hall and Conference Center is one of the premier banquet halls in Chicago. Boasting over 14,000 square feet of beautiful, unique Chicago banquet hall facilities for every variety of wedding reception, corporate gathering or other events, along with gourmet meals prepared by our award-winning chef, European Crystal is THE venue for banquets in Chicago you have been looking for in the Chicago northwest suburbs. Read less
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INFO FOR WEDDING VENUE

What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
30
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
5
Describe your venue:
Ballroom, Banquet Hall
Describe the style of your venue
Glamorous, Modern
What kind of settings are available?
Indoor
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
Bridal Shower, Ceremony, Engagement Party, Reception
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
800
What event services do you offer?
Bridal Suite, Cake, Catering / Bar, Clean Up, Event Planning, Event Rentals, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors OK, Set Up
What catering services do you offer?
Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'Oeurves, Outside Cake OK, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, Liquor License, Open Bar, Outside Alcohol OK, Premium Liquor, Signature Cocktail(s)
What event items are available?
Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, Drapery, Lighting, Tables
What food and beverage items are available?
Barware, China, Chocolate Fountain, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
What transportation and access is available?
Parking, Shuttle, Valet, Wheelchair Access

REVIEWS

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Anonymous
Wedding:
Recently Married
4.6/5.0
This hall was the beautiful hall were I had my wedding reception. They took care of most of our needs. With the help of our planner, we had a very memorable day 05/10/2014
This hall was the beautiful hall were I had my wedding reception. They took care of most of our needs. With the help of Read more...
This hall was the beautiful hall were I had my wedding reception. They took care of most of our needs. With the help of our planner, we had a very memorable day 05/10/2014 Read less
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Mike
Wedding:
11/1/2014
5.0/5.0
Our congregation has repeatedly hosted our 250-person Passover Sender event at European Crystal, so it was the obvious first choice venue for my daughter's Bat Mitzvah celebration. The room was beautiful; the staff helpful, friendly, caring, and involved. We wouldn't hesitate to plan another event at this wonderful venue. Thanks so much! May God bless you and your business!
Our congregation has repeatedly hosted our 250-person Passover Sender event at European Crystal, so it was the obvious Read more...
Our congregation has repeatedly hosted our 250-person Passover Sender event at European Crystal, so it was the obvious first choice venue for my daughter's Bat Mitzvah celebration. The room was beautiful; the staff helpful, friendly, caring, and involved. We wouldn't hesitate to plan another event at this wonderful venue. Thanks so much! May God bless you and your business! Read less
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Tracy
Wedding:
8/17/2013
4.0/5.0
It was a beautiful venue. I had my wedding in the Parlor Room. Food was wonderful!
It was a beautiful venue. I had my wedding in the Parlor Room. Food was wonderful!
It was a beautiful venue. I had my wedding in the Parlor Room. Food was wonderful! Read less
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erica
Wedding:
6/28/2013
5.0/5.0
My husband and I wanted a unforgettable wedding and this venue made it happened! We are both so happy for choosing this venue and highly recommend it. Our wedding venue was so beautiful that I get so happy everytime I remember the big day.
My husband and I wanted a unforgettable wedding and this venue made it happened! We are both so happy for choosing this Read more...
My husband and I wanted a unforgettable wedding and this venue made it happened! We are both so happy for choosing this venue and highly recommend it. Our wedding venue was so beautiful that I get so happy everytime I remember the big day. Read less
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Alicja
Wedding:
4/14/2013
5.0/5.0
We had our baby shower held here on 4/14/13, we also attended many other weddings and showers. European Crystal is simply great. Our guests still rave about their expierience at our shower. As always the food was delicious, and great value for the $. Everything we asked for and were promised was delivered 100% with a smile. Michelle took great care of all our needs and i 100% recommend European Crystal for any event big or small. You will not be dissppointed!
We had our baby shower held here on 4/14/13, we also attended many other weddings and showers. European Crystal is simply Read more...
We had our baby shower held here on 4/14/13, we also attended many other weddings and showers. European Crystal is simply great. Our guests still rave about their expierience at our shower. As always the food was delicious, and great value for the $. Everything we asked for and were promised was delivered 100% with a smile. Michelle took great care of all our needs and i 100% recommend European Crystal for any event big or small. You will not be dissppointed! Read less
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nicholas
Wedding:
3/2/2013
5.0/5.0
Recently had my wedding at European Crystal Banquets. Cannot express how satisfied of a customer my wife and I are. Everything we had wanted and more became a reality. The managment was great to work with. No problems, No hassle and more importantly no hidden fees. Everything we had budgeted for a year in advance was the exact amount a year later. This venue is worth you visiting.
Recently had my wedding at European Crystal Banquets. Cannot express how satisfied of a customer my wife and I are. Read more...
Recently had my wedding at European Crystal Banquets. Cannot express how satisfied of a customer my wife and I are. Everything we had wanted and more became a reality. The managment was great to work with. No problems, No hassle and more importantly no hidden fees. Everything we had budgeted for a year in advance was the exact amount a year later. This venue is worth you visiting. Read less
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briana
Wedding:
12/8/2012
5.0/5.0
Wonderful expeirence we had at European Crystal Banquets. We got married in December of 2012 and have nothing but good things to say about this venue. the staff are all accomodating, the food is phenominal and the venue is so beautiful that we didnt need much to make it look pretty since its already beautiful. Our coordinator was Michelle and she did such a great job. She was so patient with us, helping us every step of the way answering my hundreds of emails. I could not have had a better wedding. Highly reccomend this place!!
Wonderful expeirence we had at European Crystal Banquets. We got married in December of 2012 and have nothing but good Read more...
Wonderful expeirence we had at European Crystal Banquets. We got married in December of 2012 and have nothing but good things to say about this venue. the staff are all accomodating, the food is phenominal and the venue is so beautiful that we didnt need much to make it look pretty since its already beautiful. Our coordinator was Michelle and she did such a great job. She was so patient with us, helping us every step of the way answering my hundreds of emails. I could not have had a better wedding. Highly reccomend this place!! Read less
Services Used: Wedding Cake, Catering, Wedding Planning
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mich
Wedding:
9/8/2012
5.0/5.0
I recently had my wedding here in September 2012 and cannot say how great this venue is! My coordinator was Michelle and not only did she help me and guided me every step of the way she also became a good friend of mine. After working with her over a year and communicating non stop from phone and email, I knew we would still keep in touch after my wedding.
The food at my wedding everyone raved about. I chose the filet mignon with chicken christopher. The dessert table was a hit, everyone went for it and ate more than they usuall could, they definitley did not hold back from the dessert table. they really went above and beyond for my wedding. the decor that i picked was like a fairy tale from a magazine. i loved it all. The price I paid for my wedding was a fair deal, if i had this exact same wedding in the city i would have ended up paying double or triple the price. My husband and I had a beautiful day and will always remember our wedding day. Again cannot rave enough about this place, the food, the service, the decor all were outstanding and so happy to of found this place! Highly reccomend this place and Michelle as your coordinator.
I recently had my wedding here in September 2012 and cannot say how great this venue is! My coordinator was Michelle and Read more...
I recently had my wedding here in September 2012 and cannot say how great this venue is! My coordinator was Michelle and not only did she help me and guided me every step of the way she also became a good friend of mine. After working with her over a year and communicating non stop from phone and email, I knew we would still keep in touch after my wedding.
The food at my wedding everyone raved about. I chose the filet mignon with chicken christopher. The dessert table was a hit, everyone went for it and ate more than they usuall could, they definitley did not hold back from the dessert table. they really went above and beyond for my wedding. the decor that i picked was like a fairy tale from a magazine. i loved it all. The price I paid for my wedding was a fair deal, if i had this exact same wedding in the city i would have ended up paying double or triple the price. My husband and I had a beautiful day and will always remember our wedding day. Again cannot rave enough about this place, the food, the service, the decor all were outstanding and so happy to of found this place! Highly reccomend this place and Michelle as your coordinator. Read less
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marinad
Wedding:
12/1/2010
5.0/5.0
I'm a wedding planner and have hosted many wedding at European Crystal Banquets...European Crystal has 2 magnificent beautiful rooms..The grand ballroom is breath taking and matches will all kinds of wedding themes..the crystal chandeliers to the blue sky ceilings/coves- makes you feel like you are in a dream. The Parlor ABC room is the most elegant/intimiate/beautiful room for smaller weddings..the great thing about this place is that it has 2 very differnt and unique rooms..the staff at European Crystal is open to anything and everything. The sales staff are also trained on operating all the events as well as planning each deatil..I love to work with Michelle and Anna who has been there since day 1, and is always keeping up with latest wedding trends..The food is outstanding..they have one of the most popular chefs who has been in the business for over 30 years..I highly reccomend this place for any special event..It had the eveyrhitng you'd possibly want to make your event a memorable one!!
I'm a wedding planner and have hosted many wedding at European Crystal Banquets...European Crystal has 2 magnificent Read more...
I'm a wedding planner and have hosted many wedding at European Crystal Banquets...European Crystal has 2 magnificent beautiful rooms..The grand ballroom is breath taking and matches will all kinds of wedding themes..the crystal chandeliers to the blue sky ceilings/coves- makes you feel like you are in a dream. The Parlor ABC room is the most elegant/intimiate/beautiful room for smaller weddings..the great thing about this place is that it has 2 very differnt and unique rooms..the staff at European Crystal is open to anything and everything. The sales staff are also trained on operating all the events as well as planning each deatil..I love to work with Michelle and Anna who has been there since day 1, and is always keeping up with latest wedding trends..The food is outstanding..they have one of the most popular chefs who has been in the business for over 30 years..I highly reccomend this place for any special event..It had the eveyrhitng you'd possibly want to make your event a memorable one!! Read less
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Pampkin
Wedding:
4/19/2008
5.0/5.0
I was just recently at a wedding there and the place is amazing what they did with the room decorations was out of this world and the food was to die for. I would strongly recomed it to anyone how wants to have the wedding of their dreams in the suburbs.
I was just recently at a wedding there and the place is amazing what they did with the room decorations was out of this Read more...
I was just recently at a wedding there and the place is amazing what they did with the room decorations was out of this world and the food was to die for. I would strongly recomed it to anyone how wants to have the wedding of their dreams in the suburbs. Read less
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Chicago2some
Wedding:
2/25/2006
3.0/5.0
We had the wedding shower here in one of their smaller ballrooms. This place is run by a Polish family. They offer a good value and a nice venue. The food is nothing to die for but the place is pretty and provides a great atmosphere for a shower.
We had the wedding shower here in one of their smaller ballrooms. This place is run by a Polish family. They offer a good Read more...
We had the wedding shower here in one of their smaller ballrooms. This place is run by a Polish family. They offer a good value and a nice venue. The food is nothing to die for but the place is pretty and provides a great atmosphere for a shower. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
1.5/5.0
I had my reception here almost a year ago. The food and venue are amazing. My biggest problem is their PR.

I recommend combing through the contract by affirming what is agreed upon and how much it will cost. I thought I understood but when it came time to pay the balance of our bill, I owed an extra $1,000 for the plates because they're "winter discount" was misleading; what they said in the contract was not what was told to our faces. We were also promised a soda bar; when we brought this to their attention that night after we'd only had water for an hour, each table was then given a pitcher of flat cola, that was it.

I highly discourage anyone from working with Michelle. She seemed friendly at first but later was unprofessional because she found it was better to argue with my husband and me than attempt to find solutions to problems or disagreements. She also failed to appear for the reception itself and did not call, email, or otherwise notify my husband or me of her absence before or after the wedding. I felt like she took our money then gave us the cold shoulder; it was frustrating and frankly, hurtful.

I have mixed reviews. If you deal with anyone but Michelle, I still say proceed with caution.
I had my reception here almost a year ago. The food and venue are amazing. My biggest problem is their PR.

I Read more...
I had my reception here almost a year ago. The food and venue are amazing. My biggest problem is their PR.

I recommend combing through the contract by affirming what is agreed upon and how much it will cost. I thought I understood but when it came time to pay the balance of our bill, I owed an extra $1,000 for the plates because they're "winter discount" was misleading; what they said in the contract was not what was told to our faces. We were also promised a soda bar; when we brought this to their attention that night after we'd only had water for an hour, each table was then given a pitcher of flat cola, that was it.

I highly discourage anyone from working with Michelle. She seemed friendly at first but later was unprofessional because she found it was better to argue with my husband and me than attempt to find solutions to problems or disagreements. She also failed to appear for the reception itself and did not call, email, or otherwise notify my husband or me of her absence before or after the wedding. I felt like she took our money then gave us the cold shoulder; it was frustrating and frankly, hurtful.

I have mixed reviews. If you deal with anyone but Michelle, I still say proceed with caution. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
[Private]
3.0/5.0
Beautiful location grandball room is amazing.
Beautiful location grandball room is amazing.
Beautiful location grandball room is amazing. Read less
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