Frequently Asked Questions

Congratulations and thank you for considering Anthony’s Pier 9 for your wedding reception!

This is a very exciting time for you and your family. We are sure you have a lot of questions, so here are the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.

The deposit is usually $1,000.00 and is non-refundable. Your payment information is located on the first page of your contract.
Payments can be made by either cash or check. We do not accept credit cards. Your final payment is made by cash or certified/bank check only.
Discounts are given once you have met your guaranteed minimum. Children 4 to 10 years old are ½ price. Children 3 and younger are free. Professionals are $10.00 less than the full adult price each.
Anthony’s Pier 9 proudly hosts tasting events. We limit our reservations to create an intimate and personal setting. It is highly recommended to make reservations as soon as possible to ensure that your party will be able to attend a date that is most convenient for you. The menus and dates are scheduled for a full year, so you can choose which menu you would like to experience at a convenient date. Please speak with your wedding coordinator for details.
We call that your menu visit. You should call to schedule your visit 8 to 12 weeks before your wedding day. This allows us plenty of time to order your linens and cake, and gives you plenty of time to decide on your menu choices. Directional maps, place cards and floor plan will also be provided at this appointment.
Your favors, place cards and other collectibles should come in 5 days prior to your wedding day at what we term your final visit. They should be labeled with the bride’s name and date of the wedding. Your place cards should be in alphabetical order. Any special instructions should also be noted. All extra favors, wedding gifts and flowers should be brought home the evening of the wedding.

Your final count is due 5 days prior to your wedding day. You should know the breakdown of your count, so we can give you an accurate final bill.

Adults:______ Children Age 4-10______ Children 3 and Under ______ Professionals ______ Total______

The number of seats on your floor plan should accurately reflect your total number of guests as listed above. You should bring your completed floor plan and final payment (by cash or certified/bank check) to your final visit.

You can rehearse your ceremony at Anthony’s Pier 9 at an available date and time. Ask your wedding coordinator for details.
Yes, Saturday evening ceremonies are welcome at Anthony’s Pier 9!
Unfortunately, we have a no shot policy. Due to safe alcohol service, we are not permitted to serve shots on the bar, at any time.
We allow sparklers in our outdoor gardens.
Anthony’s Pier 9 can provide transportation to a number of local hotels, discuss hotel options with your wedding coordinator. You will arrange the transportation schedule with your wedding coordinator at your final visit based on the number of out of town guests staying at the hotel. Our shuttle is limited to one hotel per wedding.

All of us at Anthony’s Pier 9 sincerely hope your special day will be an elegant and wonderful experience with pleasant memories for years to come.

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