Fun Places to Have a Bridal Shower on Long Island

by Ted Marten, Demand Media

    Bridal showers are gift giving parties where the bride-to-be receives gifts for her upcoming nuptials and marriage. These bridal showers can take place in any number of locations but many restaurants and other dining establishments offer space and catering for this occasion. Long Island is located just east of New York City and in the southeast part of the state.

    Cooperage Inn

    Cooperage Inn (cooperageinn.com) offers numerous events throughout the week that can double as a bridal shower. While private rooms are not available, parties can book and celebrate a bridal shower both indoors or outdoors, weather permitting. Banquet lunches and dinners are available and food options include chicken breast, pork chops, flat iron steak and salmon. Wednesday is "Girls Night Out" and features discounts on wine, appetizers and desserts, while on Friday and Saturday nights, bridal shower guests can listen to live music in the Tap Room and Lounge.

    The Inn at Fox Hollow

    The Inn at Fox Hollow (theinnatfoxhollow.com) features a number of rooms where guests can celebrate a bridal shower, including the Devon Room, Churchill Room and Fox Hunt Room. The Devon Room has multimedia capabilities, while the Churchill Room is primarily used for parties having dinner. The Fox Hunt Room may be ideal for brunch and can accommodate up to 65 guests.

    Leonard's

    Leonard's (ladolcevita.com) elegant dining hall is available for bridal showers, engagements, anniversaries and weddings. While the venue specializes in Italian cuisine, the menu can be catered toward a specific party. In addition to Italian food, guests have the option of selecting lobster, shrimp and oysters.

    Hands On Healthcare Massage Therapy and Wellness Day Spa

    Hands On Healthcare Massage Therapy and Wellness Day Spa (spa2goli.com) is another Long Island option for bridal showers. Party members receive bathrobes and slippers upon arrival and can receive massages, manicures and pedicures, body wraps and facials. The spa decor includes sofas, tranquility fountains, music and aromas.

    Elaine's Asan Bistro and Grill

    Elaine's Asian Bistro and Grill (elainesbistro.com) is able to accommodate bridal showers anywhere from 10 to 150 guests. Parties can be held both during the afternoon and evening and specific Asian lunch and dinner menus are available for parties.

    Pastrami King

    Bridal showers can celebrate upcoming nuptials at the Pastrami King (pastramiking.com) in their 200 seat dining area. This is an option for parties who want to keep the party a bit more casual. According to ''Newsday',' the restaurant was voted number one in having the best sandwiches on Long Island. Guests have the option of choosing from a catering menu or buffet style menu.

    About the Author

    Ted Marten lives in New York City and began writing professionally in 2007, with articles appearing on various websites. Marten has a bachelor's degree in English and has also received a certificate in filmmaking from the Digital Film Academy.