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Brooklyn Bris & Baby Naming Venues

It’s hard enough to deal with the ritual aspects of a bris or baby naming, let alone having to find a space to rent because you can’t fit all of your family and friends into your tiny Brooklyn apartment. Never fear—Kveller has compiled a brief list of great spaces for you. (Now assign some well-meaning relative to check availability—you’re busy enough with that new baby!)


Yoga/Dance Studios

Creative Arts Studio                  

Boerum Hill          Map It   

Capacity: 20 – 75

Cost: ranges from $25 – $150 an hour depending on space desired

Catering: does not provide catering    718.797.5600

Yoga People        

Brooklyn Heights          Map It 

Capacity: (info coming soon)

Cost: (info coming soon)  

Catering: (info coming soon)     718.522.YOGA(9642)


Restaurants/Coffee Shops

Cocoa Bar         

Park Slope          Map It  

Capacity: outdoor garden space fits 25 – 40

Cost: ranges based on time

Catering: can provide wine, desserts, coffee          (718) 499 – 4080   



Ditmas Park          Map It

Capacity: 25 to 125

Cost: depends on amount of space reserved

Catering: does not provide catering          347-240-5850




Congregation Beth Elohim               

Park Slope          Map It        

Capacity: 25 to 200

Cost: depends on amount of space reserved

Catering: does not provide catering          (718)768-3814              

Congregation Mount Sinai

Brooklyn Heights        Map It 

Cost: $600


Kane Street Synagogue        

Cobble Hill          Map It

Capacity: seats 180

Cost: $665 members; $1000 non-member

Catering: none provided, but food must be kosher          (718) 875-1550  


Other Venues

Grand Prospect Hall        

Park Slope         venue hall          Map It         

Capacity: anywhere from 90 – 1800

Cost: dependent on number of people

Catering: on-site             718-788-0777                     

The Brooklyn Lyceum                            

Park Slope          multi-use forum space          Map It   

Capacity: varies depending on rooms

Cost: ranges from a high of $3000 for the first 4 hours down to $35 per hour

Catering:  Does not provide catering           718-857-4816


Old Stone House  

Park Slope    picnic house/venue hall          Map It        718-768-3195   

Capacity: 60-80 people

Cost: $200/4 hrs on weekends; $75/hr on weekdays

Catering: Does not provide catering        718-768-3195   

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