Built in 1927, LUC is a historic landmark of Seattle and in 2001 it was transformed into a private event and wedding venue. We specialize in hosting weddings, special events, corporate parties & meetings, celebrations of life, bar and bat mitzvahs, and holiday celebrations! We are proud of our exquisite and creative menus by Chef Ian Hoyt, elegant and classic decor, outdoor waterfront ceremony site, and impeccable customer service.

“A truly magnificent setting for your special day!”The Knot
“Lake Union is one of the most unique venues in the Seattle area.”Wedding Wire
“Ranked 25 out of 213 for Best Wedding Venue.”King 5
“The service that the LUC staff offers is excellent.”Yelp


Learn More About Weddings

We truly enjoy bringing your vision to life here at the Lake Union Cafe. Whether it’s glamor and glitz or simple and elegant your looking for, LUC can help make your wedding dreams a reality. With a dedicated and passionate event team, elegant venue, and innovative, artistic cuisine, LUC offers a one stop shop for a stress-free planning process.


Learn More About Events

The perfect setting for entertaining all day and night! LUC is here to help you introduce, build and bond your family, friends and co-workers. The LUC team provides the best service for your special event and offers an intimate and unique setting alongside the best in planning and coordination. Creating a memorable gathering is easy at LUC with plenty of on-site parking, central location, in-house PA, customizable menus, and on-site event specialists.


View Lake Union Cafe Custom Floral

All custom floral arrangements are pieced together using the freshest cuts for your special event! Ranging from bouquets, centerpieces, boutonnieres, ceremony pieces and more! Whether your gathering is here at our incredible venue or anywhere in Seattle and surrounding areas we can provide consultations, delivery, and set up!