Pilu at Freshwater is a popular waterfront wedding venue renowned for it’s award-winning, Sardinian-inspired restaurant. Sure, the unspoilt oceans views are impressive but it’s the food that will rock your world.
Here we chat about what’s made this venue such a standout since opening in 2004.
Tell us a bit about your venue…
When it comes to beautiful weddings, Pilu at Freshwater, on the stunning Northern Beaches of Sydney offers the complete package – spectacular location with ocean views, award-winning food and wine, tailored, flexible packages and expertise in organising your ultimate event.
We are renowned and awarded for our food, wine and service and we offer uninterrupted, spectacular beach views from all aspects of the restaurant.
Freshwater Beach offers a magnificent backdrop for photos and our terrace garden overlooking the beach is perfect for an intimate ceremony followed by pre-function drinks.
What inspired you to get involved with weddings?
We love working with couples from the first meeting to then see their joy and excitement when it all comes to fruition on the wedding day and knowing we have worked as a team to provide their dream wedding.
Tell us about the facilities your venue offers?
A beautiful garden courtyard overlooking Freshwater beach, perfect for wedding ceremonies and pre-dinner drinks, newly refurbished dining room also with uninterrupted views of the beach and a bridal suite.
What do you think is the selling point for most couples?
The beautiful heritage listed building, the award-winning menu designed by Giovanni Pilu, fine selection of wine, views of the beach, the Two Hat restaurant status.
Do you offer onsite accommodation? Alternatively, are there places to stay nearby?
Unfortunately, we do not offer accommodation. There is a large range of accommodation styles located five minutes away in Manly.
What’s your favourite thing you’ve seen a couple do at your venue?
Fireworks on the beach.
Describe the kind of couples your venue attracts?
Couples looking for a sophisticated yet relaxed wedding with award-winning food and wines in a beautiful beachside location.
Love this waterfront wedding venue? Then be sure to check out their sister venue Pilu at Akuna Bay too!