Whether you're inviting 10 people or hundreds, planning a baby shower can be difficult. You'll need food, decorations, and of course, a space to fit all of the people coming together to celebrate a new baby.
That's why we've rounded up eight great places to host your next baby shower. Everything about these locations will make a party a success, from the menus to the aesthetics.
1. Mesero - Legacy West in Plano
When in Texas, why not serve some of the best Tex Mex at a mother-to-be's party? Mesero's dishes are divine, and they have a beautiful room reserved for private parties. People rave about their events, so you can feel confident planning the special day at this Legacy West favorite.
2. Giardino Italian - Frisco
La Terraza, the covered patio at this Italian restaurant, provides a warm and accommodating environment for a baby shower. It can host up to 38 people and provides a beautiful view of the nearby fountain. If you're not interested in hosting an outdoor party, consider looking into their indoor private dining options.
3. Sixty Vines - Plano and Uptown Dallas
Everything about a fancy brunch is perfect for a baby shower, and if anyone knows how to do brunch right, it's Sixty Vines. They're more than happy to accommodate special events like baby showers, and their group dining menu makes it easy for everyone to enjoy the party. Remember to make reservations in advance - it's a popular place.
4. Jupiter Gardens Events Center - Dallas
If you're hoping to host an outdoor baby shower, you must check out Cupid's Garden at this event venue. It's a wonderful setting for a cute brunch, complete with trees and an adorable little gazebo. The area is so lovable that it's frequently booked, so be sure to call for a reservation far in advance.
5. The Chocolate Angel Cafe and Tea Room - Plano or Richardson
Quaint and sweet, this little cafe is everything you could want for a baby shower. They offer lunches and high tea, as well as after-hour options for special events. The vintage decor and sweet treats will make any mother-to-be smile, and you'll find that the owners take Southern hospitality to a whole new level.
6. Gather in Downtown McKinney
This place is sophisticated and downright beautiful, making it a wonderful event location for a celebration. Open gifts and dine under stunning crystal chandeliers, then wander around Downtown McKinney looking at the boutiques and coffee shops. It's not an especially large venue, but most baby showers will fit with ease inside the private space.
7. Dolce Riviera - Dallas
Dolce Riviera may be an Italian restaurant, but it does everything from brunch to dinner, all inside a tastefully-decorated space full of whites and blues. It's won awards for its excellence and menu, so you can rest assured that no guest will be disappointed in their experience. Visit their website today to make a reservation for a private event.
8. Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek - Dallas
This historic location can fit any size of baby shower, from 10 people to 200. Check out small options like the Buford Suite or much larger selections like the Pavilion Ballroom and The Promenade. No matter which part of the rental you choose, the party will be memorable in a venue as pretty as this one. Browse all of their special occasion rooms, then request a proposal once you've found the one you like most.
Have you thrown a baby shower in the area? Let us know if you have other recommendations in the comments!