Host Your Next Event At Mise En Place
Mise En Place is conveniently located in Richmond’s Shockoe Slip district nestled in the historic Bowers Building. Our venue is perfect for intimate private events, business meetings, restaurant pop-ups, recipe development, and food photography.
We've hosted a pop-up with the Chef Darren McGrady, personal chef to the Queen of England. Photos by Levesque Photography.
Space and Furnishings Available for Use
Mise En Place provides tables and chairs for up to 24. Forty can fit comfortably seated when utilizing our banquette. We provide 12 brass bistro chairs, 17 folding chairs, two wood 103” community tables, three folding 6’ tables, and two marble sideboards that can be used for display.
We provide free Wifi access, projections screen, HD projector with HDMI input, wooden easel, dimmable lighting, and electrical. We provide a basic lightbox that can be used for food photography.
Our 950 sq. foot kitchen and dining area is licensed and inspected by the Virginia Department of Health. The following are available for use:
3 Compartment Sink
3 Four-Burner Gas Stovetops
(1) 5 Burner - Gas
2 Stainless Steel Tables
2 Marble-Top Tables (Also available for use sideboards.)
2 Kitchenaid Stand Mixers
2 Food Processors
Stainless Steel Pots & Pans
We do not provided table settings including serving dishes, tableware, glassware, flatware, linen, or decor. All food and beverages are responsibility of the licensee. See our list of preferred vendors.
In addition to half-day and full-day rates, we also staffing and beverage services for an additional fee.
Half Day: 4 Hours + 1 Hour of Setup - $500
Full Day: 8 Hours + 1 Hour of Setup - $750
Additional Time Per Hour - $100
We offer a $100 discount on our half day and full day rate for non-profits.
Cleaning services - $100 flat fee.
Bartenders - $50/hr. with 3 hour minimum (1 per 20 guests suggested)
Wait staff - $50/hr. with 3 hour minimum (1 per 12 guests suggested)
- Water Service included
- Sodas and Bottled Water $3/Person
- House Red & White Wine $25/Bottle
- Local Craft Beer $7/Bottle
- Domestic Beers $5/Bottle
Sugar and Salt
Non-preferred vendors incur an additional 10% charge.
Use of an lot adjacent is available for $18 per car. Vouchers can be purchased in advance from Mise En Place
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