Rose of the Hill by Favazza’s Restaurant and Catering is a venue welcoming weddings in Saint Louis, MO. A family-run business with a long history, this restaurant and hall combines dedicated service with a classic setting. It is an ideal location for couples wishing to celebrate in old-world style with the conveniences of a modern, full-service event space.
The Rose of the Hill is a St.Louis institution, whose doors have welcomed hundreds of hungry diners for over a century. In its past life, as the storied Old Ruggeri’s, the banquet hall entertained guests such as Frank Sinatra with its famed culinary offerings. This tradition of warm welcomes, top-notch service, and delicious food continues with the Favazzas, who took over the premises in the early 2000s. A business with family and community at its heart, the establishment is named for the favorite flower of the Mrs. Favazza Snr. With one eye on the past and one looking to the future, they have remodeled the building whilst restoring much of its former glory. Guests will be charmed by its original features, such as its dark wood bar and restored cloakroom. Its large dining hall can accommodate a sizable gathering under its vintage chandeliers, flanked by stone columns. Guests can also relax in the venue’s outdoor area, who’s rugged exposed red-brick walls and pizza oven create a relaxed, city vibe. Couples need not worry about the weather thanks to its floor-to-ceiling windows, allowing guests to enjoy the beautiful sun whilst being sheltered from the elements.
The Rose of The Hill’s staff prides itself on customer service which is head and shoulders above the rest. Couples can work with the venue’s wedding coordinator to organize every last detail of the big day, from decor to the floorplan. Favazza’s catering team will keep tummies from rumbling with their delectable dishes of classic Italian cuisine. The party can dine in a number of styles, including buffet service, a seated dinner, and a cocktail reception. Guests can raise a glass to the happy couple with the venue’s extensive bar service. This expert team of bartenders and mixologists offers an exquisite selection of wines and beers, as well as a champagne toast.