Meetings and Convention

A Taste for Space – Reno Restaurants for Your Next Special Event

If you’ve ever tried to plan out a business meeting, reception or event in Reno, you’ve most likely found yourself running into the same problem; how do you treat your guests to a local variety in the Biggest Little City? Fret no more, as there are plenty of great spots in town with delicious food, large meeting rooms, and absolutely bursting with Reno flavor! Here are some great options to hold your next meeting.

Washoe Public House

If delicious food that’s locally sourced and hand-crafted is what you’re looking for, look no further than this fun and exuberant eatery located in Downtown Reno. Washoe Public House offers reservations for their banquet room, which can seat up to 52 people, with a menu chock-full of exquisite menu items. Bacon wrapped pork loin, wild salmon, and green curry quinoa are sure to wow your guests, and show them the best locally sourced food Northern Nevada has to offer.

Louis’ Basque Corner

Northern Nevada has a rich history of Basque culture, dating back to the mid-1800s with the Gold Rush. So what better way to give your next meeting a unique twist with a little history than by holding your meeting at one of the longest standing Basque restaurants in town? Louis’ Basque Corner, located in Downtown Reno, was established in 1967 by Louis and Lorraine Erreguible as a way to honor their Basque heritage, and has remained a fixture in Reno dining since. Their banquet facility holds up to 125 people, and you can treat your guests to authentic Basque food like shrimp and tongue Basquaise, oxtails, lamb chops, and fresh fish. Louis’ Basque Corner is guaranteed to be the most unique experience your meeting will ever have.

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Wild River Grille

Wild River Grille, located on the bank of the Truckee River that runs through Downtown, is a trendy yet casual dining experience that is sure to dazzle your guests with the best sights, sounds, and tastes of Reno. Check out their River Room, which accommodates up to 70 people with creative cuisine, hand crafted cocktails, and a sophisticated atmosphere perfect for your next meeting. Stroll along the Truckee River after your bellies are full, to experience the beautiful sights and sounds of the natural landscape.

Silver Peak Grill & Taproom

Part of Reno’s Riverwalk District, Silver Peak Grill & Taproom is a great place to dine with clients over delicious food and local brews. Try some of the best beers Silver Peak has on tap while enjoying a vast menu of dishes for every taste. Their private dining area seats up to 85 people, with alternative seating arrangements for larger parties available upon request. Reno’s Riverwalk District features some of the best that Reno has to offer, so head to the heart of Reno where Silver Peak will give your next meeting an experience they won’t soon forget.

The Depot Craft Brewery Distillery

Housed in a century-old , three story brick building that previously served as the headquarters for the Nevada-California-Oregon Railway, The Depot Craft Brewery Distillery is as much rooted in the history of the West as it is about the evolution of Reno. With an upstairs event space capacity of up to 200 people, your party can marvel in the history of this landmark of Reno history, while indulging in the best dishes and cocktails that The Depot has to offer. It’s the perfect blend of traditional and innovative, and one of the best meeting spaces you’ll find in Reno.

Twisted Fork

Moving away from the Downtown Reno area into the southern part of the city, Twisted Fork takes some of the classic dishes you know and love and gives them a creative twist. Located in the Damonte Ranch neighborhood of South Reno, Twisted Fork offers a comfortable and casual atmosphere that prefers to focus more on the razzle-dazzle of their dishes. Favorites like truffle mac and cheese and cauliflower ceviche are small plates with big flavor. Their private dining area can seat up to 50 guests, so your party is sure to enjoy a comfortable and relaxed atmosphere outside of the hustle and bustle of the big city.

Bistro 7

Sleek and modern, this exceptional restaurant is located just down the street from Meadowood Mall. Bistro 7 takes classic American bistro cuisine and elevates it to mouth-watering, gourmet levels. Groups of up to 25 people can enjoy their semi-private meeting space located adjacent to their wood fire oven, while groups of up to 50 are treated to their year-round private event space, featuring a warm fire and a gorgeous water sculpture as the centerpiece. Your party will love the debonair setting and elegant dishes, giving your next meeting an air of sophistication, surely to impress guests and clients.