The Century House Hotel - Latham, New York, 12110, United States
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The Orchid

When two friends understand each other totally, the words are soft and strong
like an Orchid’s perfume.

We are delighted to offer you our Orchid Reception, as rare and elegant as you are.


Ladies Will Be Presented with a Fresh Rose Upon Entering Your Elegantly Decorated Ballroom and Greeted with a Tall Fluted Glass of Champagne. They Will Cast Their Eyes on your Beautiful Guest Tables with The Finest Linens.

Cocktail Reception

Premium open bar for five consecutive hours with an elegant champagne station welcome. In addition to your open bar, we offer the option of one specialty tasting station upon arrival: Single Malt Scotches, distinctive Batch Bourbons, vintage wines, or classic martini station and your signature cocktail as well as an elegant ice carving

Hors D’oeuvres

The Century Table Display
Featuring fresh fruit with our semi-sweet dark chocolate fountain, fresh vegetable crudités with house dips, international and domestic cheeses with seasonal salsa and jams, Century House famous baked brie with seasonal fruit filling, bread sticks, cheese crostini, crackers and flatbread A tantalizing selection of premium butler’ed hors d’oeuvres passed on unique serving pieces by our white glove staff

Culinary Hors D’oeuvres Stations

Your Choice of Two
Chef attended pasta station featuring your favorite pastas
Authentic and delicious sushi station
Chef roast carving station

Dinner Service

Bridal toast of tall flutes of Champagne, Sparkling Rose or Asti Spumanti

Table Wine

Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, or White Zinfandel offered with dinner

Tableside ordering with customized menu cards at each place setting

Your Choice of One Appetizer

New England Crab Cake with Sweat Pea Emulsion
Baked French Onion Soup Gratinee
Shrimp Cocktail Martini
Chilled Bosc Pear and Champagne Soup

Your Choice of One Salad

Ensalada Caprese – tomato and mozzarella with romaine leaves and reduced balsamic drizzle
The Wedge – our bleu cheese dressing, blistered tomatoes, shaved onions, and cracked pepper
Spinach Salad – tossed baby spinach with roasted peppers, chevre, cherry tomatoes,
and prosciutto crisps finished with horseradish buttermilk dressing



Please Select Two Entrees or 1 Duet
NY strip steak with house made steak sauce, onion straw, chive potato cake and grilled asparagus
Roasted game hen finished with a natural jus, yukon gold potatoes, and grilled vegetables
Grilled herb glazed chicken breast with a wild mushroom risotto and haricots verts
Broiled arctic char with jasmine rice, chardonnay citrus Beurre Blanc and fennell slaw
Duet Selections
Lobster mac and cheese with sliced tenderloin of beef, smoked tomato cream and poached asparagus
— OR —
Char grilled filet mignon with sherry butter poached lobster tail, stuffed potato and haricots verts


Wedding Cake

A selection of your choice from our cake album with all the current designs

Cordial & Port Display

With After Dinner Drinks Being Served to Each Guest after Dinner for Their Enjoyment

Viennese Dessert Station

To Include Sweet Endings Candy Station,
Various Chocolate, Nut, and Liqueur Flavored Tortes, Fruit Flavored Chiffon Pies, Chocolate Covered Strawberries, Cheesecakes, and French & Italian Pastries

International Coffee Station

Barista Preparing Cappuccino, Espresso, Irish Coffee, and American Coffee with Your Guests’ Favorite Liqueur. Coffee, Decaffeinated Coffee, Tea Served Tableside


A Century House Tradition
The “Thank You for Visiting Our Home” Farewell Station of house made Warm Cookies in take home bag.

Complimentary Overnight Accommodations

for the Bridal Couple on Their Wedding Night

Download the Orchid Package Brochure


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