The Loft is our gorgeous, 5,000 square foot private event space located above Cecelia Creole Bistro. We offer a variety of food selections, from buffet style to seated dinners. Features like exposed brick, hard-wood floors and a stunning view of the city offer a one-of-a-kind experience for your special day.
The Loft FAQs
Buffet MenuThese are priced per half and full pans. We have a large selection of items to choose from. It is self-serve. We request a finalized buffet menu a week prior to the event. The serving & eating plateware and utensils are silver-toned plastic & disposable. Supplies for the buffet & any pans of food items ordered will be replenished as needed. The buffet items will be self-serve & labeled. We will actively monitor the food items & supplies, such as refilling food pans, utensils & plates. Timing: All of the food items will be hot & heavy at the start time of the event. Roughly, half pans feed 15-20 guests and full pans feeds 25-30 guests. When deciding quantities, we can only help make suggestions; it is strongly contingent on the other requested food items. We do not pass appetizers and/or hors d’oeuvres.
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- Pay per head with a bar package; this is added onto the invoice. You pre-pay for each guest (ages 21+); known as open bar. If guests do not show, you are unable to change the bar package count once the remaining balance is ran. The bar package is available at the start time of the event & will end at the scheduled end time. Soft drinks are included.
- Pay per drink with a tab based on consumption paid by the host of the event. Payment for this tab will be taken the day of using the card on file; this is an open bar (to an extent). If the host wanted to pay for a certain dollar amount, such as $500. Once the tab is close to 0 before 20% gratuity, the host can decide to keep it open or close it, and then guests can pay for their own drinks. As the host, they can limit what the guests can & cannot order on their tab.
- Have guests pay for themselves; known as cash bar. Each ticket/tab will be have state tax applied. For the second & third option, we use our house liquors. The pricing for our house liquors are singles are & doubles are . Our house liquors are Absolut Vodka, Buffalo Trace Whiskey, Jack Daniels Whiskey, Tanqueray Gin, Jose Quervo Tequila & Dewars Scotch. We will have cocktails available, such as Old-Fashioned, Cosmo, Lemon Drop, Moscow Mules, Margarita, Manhattan & Rum Punches, those are . Wine is , Domestic Beer is , Craft Beer is & Champagne is . We will have a water pitcher & cups available for self-serve. The available juices & mixers are cranberry, orange, pineapple, ginger beer, ginger ale, tonic, soda water & soft drinks, such as Coke, Diet Coke, Dr. Pepper & Sprite. We can have coffee & unsweet tea available upon request. We will have menus set on the bar with what is available. Last call for alcohol is 10-15 minutes before the scheduled end time of the event. We do not allow outside liquor. Although we cannot guarantee availability, special requests can be accommodated with prior notice.