Recommended Vendors for Weddings

The following services are highly recommended by The Estate and are as reputable, dependable, professional and courteous as our “in-house” services and staff members. Please contact each vendor directly to schedule an appointment to discuss their services.

PHOTOGRAPHERS

Milton Gil Photography
305 Bloomfield Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110
Phone: (973) 771-9700
Fax: (973) 771-9703
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/miltongilphotographers
Instagram: miltongilphotographers

 
For couples looking for fresh and innovative perspectives in their wedding images, Milton Gil Photography offers an artistic and photojournalistic approach complete with custom designed editorial style albums. Milton Gil has an elite group of photographers and designers, passionate artists dedicated to providing quality digital wedding photography.

Stark Studio Photography
28 Bloomfield Avenue
Suite 201
Pine Brook, NJ 07058
Phone: (973) 227-7878
Contact: Linda Stark or Nancy Sheridan

 
Linda’s talent to visually create a photojournalistic story of your wedding in a realistic, emotional and artistic way will impress couples time and time again. She and her team of photographers work with you throughout the day with direction and minimal posing so you can relax, be yourself and remember your special day spent with family and friends.

Josh Lynn Photography
Millburn, NJ
Phone: (973) 580-0474

 
Josh Lynn is a full time New Jersey based wedding photographer who brings you a contemporary mix of traditional photojournalism. Capturing your special moments with guidance and specializing in weddings for nearly two decades; he brings the experience that your special day deserves. Josh believes the day is about the Bride and Groom enjoying the day with one another and creating lasting memories.

FLORAL DECORATORS

Adam Leffel Productions - Petals Premier
123 Sussex Street
Hackensack, N.J. 07601
Phone: (201) 487-1300
Contact: Adam Leffel

 
Adam Leffel Productions – Petals Premier is one of the Tri-State areas most sought after wedding and event decorators and is committed to providing unique and distinctive floral concepts.

Broderick’s Flower Shop
34 North Washington Avenue
Bergenfield, N.J. 07621
Phone: (800) 966-1773
Contact: John Chugranis

 
A recommended vendor since 1999, Broderick’s continues to provide our clientele with floral elegance, affordability and consistency.

HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS

Park Ridge Marriott
300 Brae Blvd.
Park Ridge, NJ 07656
Phone: (201) 307- 4886

 
Situated in suburban Bergen County, and minutes from the Garden State Parkway, the Park Ridge Marriott offers reasonable room rates, Irish pub, restaurant and shuttle service to and from our facility.

Woodcliff Lake Hilton
200 Tice Blvd
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677
Phone: (201) 505-4449

 
Also located minutes from the Garden State Parkway, the Woodcliff Lake Hilton offers casual elegance in a picturesque setting. Hotel amenities include bar, restaurant and shuttle service to and from our facility.

BAKERY/WEDDING CAKES

Palermo’s Bakery
187 Main Street
Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660
Phone: (201) 641-1654

 
Palermo’s Bakery is one of New Jersey’s most well-known bakeries and has been recommended at The Estate at Florentine Gardens for over 20 years. A variety of wedding cake designs are included within our wedding package. All of our brides will have the opportunity to meet with a consultant, a seasoned wedding cake specialist for an individual cake tasting and cake design consultation.

RESTAURANT/REHEARSAL DINNERS

Andiamo Restaurant
25 Hardenburg Avenue
Haworth, NJ 07641
Phone: (201) 384-1551
Contact: Don or Alan

 
Andiamo Restaurant is the perfect place for rehearsal dinners and smaller parties with great food and a casual atmosphere. For a number of years in a row, readers of (201) magazine have voted Andiamo Restaurant the “Best of Bergen”.

Dino’s Restaurant
12 Tappan Road
Harrington Park, NJ 07640
Phone: (201) 767-4245
Contact: Dino

 
Enjoy fabulous Italian cuisine that’s innovative, yet delightfully familiar in a charmingly casual setting. Offering a tantalizing mix of traditional and contemporary dishes, Dino’s Restaurant continuously strives to invent and create beyond the conventional. From our pasta and specialties to our delicious seafood, chicken, beef and veal dishes, there is something certain to please all of our guests. We invite you to let us be your hosts again – or for the very first time.

INVITATIONS AND STATIONARY

Parties & Papers
140 Bellaire Road, Suite “K”
Ridgewood, N.J. 07450
Phone: (201) 612-7171
Contact: Peggy Plotnick

 
Parties and Papers is located just minutes from downtown Ridgewood, New Jersey, and offers a vast selection of premium invitations and coordinating personal stationery.

Durante New York
Instagram: @durantenewyork
Contact: Rachel Durante

 
Founder & Creative Director, Rachel Durante, specializes in authentic, be-spoken invitations, creating one of a kind works of art that exude creativity and individuality. Every invitation is completely custom tailored to each client and hand crafted to perfection. We will work closely with you throughout the entire custom process to ensure that your design is everything that you could have imagined. The invitation is one of the most important components of your big day as it is the first impression that you will make on all of your guests. Keep your guests raving about your event with a custom invitation by Durante New York.

TUXEDOS

Biltmore Tuxedo
36 East Ridgewood Ave.
Ridgewood, N.J. 07540
Phone: (201) 444-2722

 
Biltmore is conveniently located in Ridgewood, NJ and offers a full line of the latest formal fashions, shoes and accessories for over 50 years.

HAIR & MAKEUP

Beyond Beauty by Evelyn Abanto
Phone: (201) 887-7381
Contact: Evelyn Abanto

 
Evelyn has been featured in a number of bridal magazines and has collaborated with fashion designers during New York City Fashion Week. Her expertise will have you and your bridal party looking your absolute best.

TRANSPORTATION

Danaro Limousines
321 10th Street
Carlstadt, NJ 07072
Phone: (201) 939-7077

 
Since 1987, Danaro Limousines has been serving New York and New Jersey with the largest and newest selection of exotic cars and super-stretch limousines.

CIGARS

La Casa Grande Tobacco Co.
2344 Arthur Avenue
Bronx, NY 10458
Phone: (718) 364-4657

 
La Casa Grande proudly houses the largest and freshest selection of premium cigars in the Bronx. Their legacy began in 1997 when they transformed a small cigar booth in the World Famous Arthur Avenue Retail Market into a beautiful boutique filled with the finest selection of premium cigars. Opt to enhance your reception or Viennese hour with a skilled cigar roller.

EVENT PLANNERS

Creations by Christine
Phone: (201) 447-5449
Mobile: (201) 294-7944
Contact: Christine Figliuolo

 
CBC Events is a full service planning and styling company. They have several specialties including weddings, ceremonies, fundraisers and social events. Their attention to details and 20 years of experience will ensure that you feel relaxed and like a “guest” at your event.

CLERGY/OFFICIANT

Father Richard Nelson
Address: 202 West 92nd St., New York, 10025
Phone: (212) 580-9683

 
Father Nelson has been with us here at The Estate for more than 15 years and does a warm, genuine Ceremony. He has also acted as an Officiant on occasion.

RABBI

Rabbi Dennis Tobin
Phone: (973) 762-0877

 
Rabbi Tobin has been doing Ceremonies in the tri state for 20 years. Reformed and with a great personality, our Brides and Groom are always happy with his services.