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Create an Unforgettable Engagement Proposal at The Blennerhassett Restaurant and Lounge

Are you ready to embark on on the next stage in your relationship’s journey? Imagine a moment so captivating, it will forever be etched in your hearts. At The Blennerhassett Hotel and Spa, we invite you to plan your proposal with our skilled team. With the expertise of Chef Ron Shiflett and the timeless elegance of our historic hotel, prepare to be swept off your feet in a world of culinary delights and romance.
Blennerhassett Proposal
Picture this: a personal meeting with the culinary maestro himself, Chef Ron Shiflett. This is where your dreams and desires come to life. With meticulous attention to detail, Chef Ron will collaborate with you to understand your vision and preferences. By providing us with six weeks’ notice, we ensure every aspect of your proposal is meticulously planned, leaving no room for anything less than perfection.


Culinary Magic:

Prepare to embark on a gastronomic adventure that will take your breath away. Chef Ron will delve deep into your love story, seeking inspiration to create a dish that speaks to both of your hearts. Imagine a special creation that pays homage to your journey together—a culinary masterpiece that evokes the emotions of your very first date or a significant milestone in your relationship. Every bite will be infused with the love and passion that brought you together.
Chef Ron may even decide to make YOUR dish the special of the day, available for purchase by all restaurant guests on the day you propose!


The Perfect Setting:

Nestled within the historic charm of The Blennerhassett Hotel and Spa, The Blennerhassett Restaurant and Lounge offers a truly enchanting atmosphere. As you step into this world of elegance, you’ll be greeted by an ambiance that radiates romance and sophistication. From the soft glow of candlelight to the melodies that fill the air, every detail can be carefully crafted to create a starry-eyed backdrop for your momentous occasion.
How you propose is up to you – the opportunities are endless! Consider a covered platter, revealed by the white-gloved hand of your server to surprise the love of your life with a ring and a trimmed rose. S/he will be so overtaken with emotion and excitement that they won’t even notice that you have moved to being on one knee before you reach out to request their hand forevermore. ❤️


Professional Photography Coordination:

Moments like these deserve to be captured forever. If you wish to immortalize your engagement proposal, we can coordinate with your hired professional photographer. Our team will seamlessly collaborate with the photographer to ensure that your heartfelt moment is forever captured. Relive the joy and excitement whenever you revisit these memories, cherishing the love that surrounds you.


Harmonious Melodies:

Enhance the ambiance of your proposal by adding live piano music to the experience. With at least six weeks’ advanced booking, you can hire our talented house piano player to play a single song that you will coordinate with him. Based on his availability and our established restaurant music schedule, we can arrange for a soothing melody or a song dear to you and your soon-to-be fiancé to accompany your special moment. The enchanting sounds of the piano will elevate the atmosphere, creating an even more memorable and romantic ambiance.


Our Enthusiasm:

We are elated that you are considering The Blennerhassett Restaurant and Lounge for your engagement proposal. Our dedicated team is eager to be a part of your love story, weaving together the elements of culinary artistry, captivating ambiance, and unmatched service. Let us infuse your special moment with the magic and romance it deserves, creating memories that will leave you starry-eyed.



Now is the time to take the leap and make your dreams a reality. Contact The Blennerhassett Restaurant and Lounge at 304.422.3131 to start planning your unforgettable engagement proposal. Allow Chef Ron Shiflett and our team to curate an experience that will surpass your expectations, leaving you and your partner with hearts full of love and memories to cherish forever.


The Next Step:

As you envision a future together, we invite you to consider The Blennerhassett Hotel and Spa as your wedding venue—an enchanting destination where your love story can continue to unfold amidst timeless elegance and impeccable service.


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