Weddings, receptions, corporate events, birthday parties - the Mount Vernon Inn is a destination point that's great for hosting any event.


Hors D'oevres Bar Options Seated Menu Buffet Menu Options

Please Note:
To ensure proper and prompt service, a pre-set menu is required for all groups over 15 people. Menu selections are due one month prior to your scheduled event. Final guest count must be supplied 5 business days in advance. Depending on the size of your group and the amount of space rented, a choice of up to three entrée selections may be available for your group. A 22% service charge and 6% tax is applied to all food and beverage. Menu items and prices are subject to change.

2017 Room Capacities and Rates

Rental Period Rental Fee Food & Beverage Minimums
Monday-Thursday $3,000 $10,000
Saturday $4,000 $13,000
Friday & Saturday $4,000 $12,000

220 maximum for dinner with cocktails and dancing.
300 maximum for sit down dinner without cocktails and dancing.

Individual Dining Rooms Capacity Monday-Thrusday Rental Friday-Sunday Rental Food & Beverage Minimums
Tavern Room 35 seated $300 $350 Mon-Thurs: $1,200

Fri-Sun: $1,500
Betsy Ross Room 40 seated $300 $350 Mon-Thurs: $1,200

Fri-Sun: $1,500
Verandah Room 50 seated $450 $550 Mon-Thurs: $2,500

Fri-Sun: $3,500
Sunken Garden
(Can only be rented in conjunction with Verandah Room)
N/A $200 $500 N/A
George Washington Room 80 seated $800 $2,500 Mon-Thurs: $5,000

Fri-Sun: $7,000

Times of Availability

The Entire Restaurant:
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. or 6 p.m. – 1 a.m.
Five hour event time. $500 for each additional hour, and prorated food and beverage minimums.

George Washington Room:
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. or 6 p.m. - 12 a.m.
Four hour event time. $250 for each additional hour, and prorated food and beverage minimums.

Tavern, Betsy Ross, and Verandah Rooms:
5 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Three hour event time. $200 for each additional hour, and prorated food and beverage minimums.

Policies and Procedures


Only non-amplified, acoustic, classical music will be permitted in a single dining room (e.g. string quartet, trio, harp, etc).
Amplified music will be permitted ONLY when the entire restaurant has been rented or in the Sunken Garden.

Beverage Service

Beverage prices are listed separately in this packet. No alcohol will be permitted to be brought in from the outside. We recommend that you select your wines in advance to ensure availability.

Other Services

Any services or products brought in from the outside must be pre-approved. The Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant has a preferred vendors list we will provide to aid in planning your special event. House linens, china, flatware and glassware are included in our prices. Any specialty items are to be ordered through the catering department and our partnered rental companies.

Wedding Ceremonies

The Mount Vernon Inn Restaurant boasts a beautiful sunken garden space ideal for wedding ceremonies. An elegant brick and slate outdoor courtyard will accommodate up to 180 seats under a 30x30-foot white tent. A bridal staircase will lead your guests into the garden from our Verandah Dining Room. This area may be rented only with an event in the Verandah Room or the entire restaurant.

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Ceremony Fee: $500
Fee includes 30x30-foot tent and 150 white garden chairs.

Wedding Decoration Fee (Optional for Non-Wedding Events)

The Banquet Managers will set up and break down outside décor for your event. The base decoration fee for a wedding is $300. You may bring in your outside decorations up to 2 days before your event. All décor must be taken home at the conclusion of the event. The Inn will not be responsible for decorations left behind.

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3200 Mount Vernon Memorial Highway
Mount Vernon, Virginia 22121