The wedding planning process can be very stressful there are so many decisions to make. The main focus of planning tends to be on the wedding venue, the dress, the reception, music, photography, and cake vendors. But what about the rehearsal dinner? Now this part of the wedding is usually planned by the grooms family, but it still requires some consideration. Lucky for the bride, groom, and groom’s family we have provided you with a list of places to consider for your rehearsal dinner.

  1. The Steak Loft is Mystic’s best steakhouse and top seafood restaurant. Since 1973, Steak Loft has featured premium program beef, fresh seafood, a scrumptious salad bar, wine, cocktails, entertainment and excitement. If you’re looking for a good steak in Mystic, go here. One half of the restaurant features upscale dining with a terrific salad bar. The other half is a huge lofted tavern with laid-back atmosphere, regular live music schedule, and its own menu.
  2. The Captain Daniel Packer Inne, known as DPI, to the locals, is just outside of Downtown Mystic. DPI was built on the Mystic River over 250 years ago. Square-rigger Captain Daniel Packer completed construction of the building bordering Water Street in 1756.

    Enjoy selections from fresh, quality ingredients with imagination and care. Special orders will be honored to the best of our ability. Dine Upstairs in a tradition restaurant experience or get cozy by the fire in our pub and enjoy a meal with live entertainment.

  3. Jealous Monk is a European Style Social Hall and Beer Garden featuring 32 draft beers, a cask engine, draft wines and draft cocktails. Located in Olde Mistick Village.
  4. The Oyster Club in Mystic writes its menu daily and showcases food that travels the shortest distance from ‘farm & sea to table,’ with seasonality and location determining the day’s delicacies. Benefiting from the region’s many local farmers and fisherman, Oyster Club features bounty from the sea, pasture raised beef, local produce and artisanal cheeses. They believe Oyster Club is an extension of your home – They welcome you to their table! You must try this place!
  5. Go Fish has the freshest fish this side of the shoreline, any way you want it … raw or cooked. Mystic’s most innovative seafood restaurant featuring a raw bar, wine bar, sushi bar and coffee bar.