Picturing a modern wedding with amazing views of the waterside? Look no further! Spencer's at the Waterfront is the perfect venue for you. Located on the Burlington Lakefront, Spencer’s at the Waterfront offers breathtaking views and fabulous food. From the glass-walled dining room, or via the heated patio that overlooks a tranquil reflection pond, you and your guests are sure to enjoy a unique and serene experience.

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Planning and Additional Services

Spencer’s isn’t just a beautiful venue, but a supportive one too. That’s why Spencer's at the Waterfront offers experienced Special Events Consultants to oversee every aspect of your wedding day. According to the Pearl Weddings website, “Our team is available 7 days a week - for whenever a question may arise. We will help you plan necessary appointments, a menu tasting, and your ceremony rehearsal.” And on the day of “From the moment you arrive, until the very last dance, your personal Maitre d' will be there for you every step of the way. Allow yourself to indulge in the day, as our team ensures that every detail you've worked so hard for is executed flawlessly.” [1]

Food Philosophy

Spencer's at the Waterfront specializes in quality seafood. Spencer's also has a strong commitment to sourcing all its seafood sustainably and only offers the freshest, seasonal produce that the area has to offer. According to Spencer’s, this focus on where the food comes from is to “highlight simple, clean flavors and deliver delicious food to our guests.” [2]

Spaces Available

The Observatory

Capacity: 130 guests

The Observatory at Spencer's at the Waterfront is an amazing space you don't want to miss. This gorgeous modern-styled room with 30-foot glass walls offers panoramic views of the lake and surrounding park. The room is a fabulous setting for a glamourous wedding ceremony or the dinner and dance celebration of your wedding day.

The Solarium

Capacity: 26 guests

Similar to the observatory, but on a smaller scale, the Solarium offers a picturesque space with expansive views of Lake Ontario. With a seated capacity of 26 guests, this space is the ideal location for more intimate weddings or a Cocktail Reception after the ceremony.


The peak season reception site fee at Spencer’s is $2,500.00 and the regular season food and beverage packages start at $170 per person. Please note that these prices are subject to change and it’s best to contact the venue directly for the most accurate and up-to-date information. For more information you can visit: https://pearleweddings.ca/spencers/

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