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Crystal Tea Room- Finley Catering

100 Penn Square East Wanamaker Building, 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA, PA
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(215) 627-5100

About Us

Crystal Tea Room - Finley Catering is a wedding venue based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Superbly situated, this location is just a short walk from the city hall making it extremely convenient for guests. An exquisite combination of elegance and comfort, it is stunningly adorned to create unforgettable wedding moments. Meticulous and attentive event coordinators are on-hand to help execute every detail so that couples can make their vision a reality. It has been the choice of venue for a number lavish events by hosted celebrities including Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and a number of notable Philadelphia athletes.

Facilities and Capacity

With a capacity of 900 attendees, the Crystal Tea Room serves as a luxurious backdrop for glorious large scale weddings. Guests are welcomed into the atrium, a majestic conservatory complete with fountain and lush plant-life, before being led to the ballroom. This pristinely decorated venue features elegant chandeliers, carved columns and a white dance floor creating a refined and timeless atmosphere. Personalized decoration options are available for couples who want to add their own touch to their special day.

Services Offered

The event planning team brings over four decades of service experience and detail-oriented expertise to every celebration. Dedicated to helping couples achieve their wedding vision, they offer an assortment of invaluable resources to choose from. From mapping out seating arrangements to setting up audiovisual equipment, they are on-hand at every stage to make the preparation process as stress-free as possible. Additional services include:

  • Timeline creation
  • Event decoration
  • Event rentals
  • Setup and cleanup


All dining options at the Crystal Tea Room are provided by local family-run business, Finley Catering. Founded by Steve Finley in 1976, this world-class team of culinary experts is committed to providing every event with an exceptional dining experience. They have catered to various prestigious dinners attended by distinguished guests including presidents Clinton, Ford and Bush as well as numerous other celebrities. Steve and his staff strive to achieve perfection at every wedding they cater to and offer an irresistible array of menu options. From artisan appetizers to sumptuous entrees, couples are invited to create their own customized menu to thoroughly satisfy their guests' palates.


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  • I can only say good things about the Finley Staff and the CTR event space. The Tea Room holds special meaning to my family, as my Grandfather used to work as an engineer for John Wanamakers and was very involved in events held in the space. The Finley's have taken care of the space, my father who knows it well, was very impressed. Emily our event coordinator was friendly, knowledgeable and very available for questions/communication, throughout our months of planning. We loved their schedule/timeline; it was very helpful to have our 3 month out meeting, and week of meeting to hand off items and finalize details. Miguel & Mike for the day of were outstanding; they took care of everything and made everyone feel welcome. Our immediate family, wedding party and bride and groom were treated like VIPs. Our guests raved about the food - both quality and quantity!! Our only regret is being too busy or overjoyed to truly eat the food. My husband and I can only hope to go back to an e... Read more

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