Reverend John Graf, Jr. The Ministerman
 
Venues

Architects Golf Club, Lopatcong, NJ
Basking Ridge Country Club Basking Ridge, NJ
The Berkeley Plaza, Berkeley Heights, NJ
Bernards Inn Bernardsville, NJ
Bridgewater Manor Bridgewater, NJ
Brooklake Country Club, Florham Park, NJ
Fiddler's Elbow Country Club Bedminster, NJ
The Grand Colonial, Clinton, NJ
HollyHedge Estate, New Hope, PA
The Imperia, Somerset, NJ
Kirkpatrick Chapel, New Brunswick, NJ
Madeline's at Vosseler, Bound Brook, NJ
The Madison Hotel, Morristown, NJ
Martinsville Inn Bridgewater, NJ
Monteverde at Old Stone Manor, Cortlandt Manor, New York
Olde Mill Inn Basking Ridge, NJ
The Palace Somerset, NJ
The Primavera Regency, Stirling, NJ
Russo's Continental Catering, Bound Brook, NJ
Soriano's Parkside, Bridgewater, NJ
Trump National Bedminster, NJ
Verve Restaurant, Somerville, NJ
Voorhees Chapel, New Brunswick, NJ
Water's Edge, Sea Bright, NJ
The White Sands, Point Pleasant, NJ


Photographers and Videographers

Tarantino Foto
609.443.4024
New Jersey/Metro Area

Kris Rupp Photography
732.494.0086
Attn: Kris Rupp
Metuchen, NJ


Musicians and DJs

Chuck Russo Productions
Attn: Chuck Russo
(973) 765-9081

The D.J.
Attn: Jay Conroy
908.756.3529

Joanne Hansen and Svetoslav Slavov
Harpist and Violinist
908.233.0998

Anthony Strong, Pianist
Long Valley, NJ
908.727.3415

Larry Adabo
Jazz and Cocktail Piano
908.727.3415

Christopher McGill
Bagpiper
908.627.4506

Mark Bodino
Guitarist
908.305.7451


Florists

Carousel of Flowers
Ms. Jill McAlpine
15 West Main Street, Somerville, NJ 08876
(908) 231-7330
carouselofflowers@juno.com


Bakery

Randazzo's Bakery
611 Route 202 North, Raritan, NJ
15 West Main Street, Somerville, NJ 08876
(908) 231-7330
Att: John Randazzo


Wedding Dresses

Donna Morello Wedding Gowns
231 South Main Street, Flemington, NJ 08822
908.782.0930
Attn: Donna Morello




NJ Wedding Rehearsal Dining Establishments

Tropea Restaurant at Bridgewater Manor
1251 US Highway 202-206, Bridgewater
Att: Rachel Jordan
908.658.3000

Due Terre Enoteca
107 Morristown Road, Bernardsville
Att: Diana or Matthew
(908) 221-0040

Main Street Bistro
18 West Main Street, Somerville
Att: Chris Ciccia
908.231.9244

Mannion's Irish Pub & Restaurant
150 West Main Street, Somerville
Att: Patrick Mannion
908.203.0700

Verve
18 West Main Street, Somerville
Att: Rick St. Pierre
908.707.8655

Ovations Restaurant & Sushi Bar
295 Canal Road, South Bound Brook
Att: Issy or Bruno
732.667.7810

Char Steakhouse (formerly Acqua Ristorante)
777 US Highway 202 North, Raritan
Att: Luciano Ingrao
908.707.1777

T-Bones Restaurant at Bridgewater Marriott
700 Commons Way, Bridgewater
Att: Shainah Bowens
908.541.8912

Grain House Restaurant at Olde Mill Inn
225 Route 202, Basking Ridge
Att: Ann Corley
908.696.2335

Willie's Tavern/Bedminster Inn
285 US Highway 202, Bedminster
Att: Ron Jervis
908.234.1596

Spain 92
1120 US Highway 202 South
Att: Sergio Seigas
(908) 704-9292

LaCatena 22
966 US Highway 22 East, Bridgewater
Att: John Capello
908.725.9300

Bamboo Grille at Basking Ridge Country Club
185 Madisonville Road, Basking Ridge
Att: Carrie Fosbre or John Dourney
908.953.8092 or 908.766.9499

Russo's Restaurant
266 West Union Avenue, Bound Brook
Att: Mario Russo
732.302.1532

Vine Restaurant
95 Morristown Road, Basking Ridge
Att: Antonio or George
908.221.0017

Trio of Martinsville
1938 Washington Valley Road, Bridgewater
Att: Fred Minicucci
732.469.8746




Vendor Testimonials
Reverend John Graf, Jr. is a heartfelt, genuine person and is an absolute joy to work with. I see him perform beautiful ceremonies, all done to perfection and with ease! John does a wonderful job at connecting with his clients and seeing that their special day is exactly what they have always pictured it to be.
Lindsay Stewart, Maitre D'
The Olde Mill Inn & Grain House Restaurant
I am very happy to refer Reverend John Graf, Jr. as an officiant at The Basking Ridge Country Club, not only because of his professionalism and love for what he does, but also for the way he gets to know his couples in such a personal way. John goes well above and beyond your expectations!
Carrie Fosbre, Catering Sales Mgr.
Fair Winds Fine Catering at The Basking Ridge Country Club
Reverend John Graf, Jr. has impressed me with the personal touch he gives each ceremony. The brides and grooms I have recommended to call him have always been really thrilled with his attention to detail and the care he shows in making their special day truly wonderful.
Gina Martin, Director of Catering
Somerset Hills Hotel/Hotel Indigo Basking Ridge
John Graf Jr. is the epitome of professionalism in the wedding industry. I have worked with him on many weddings for over ten years and have always been impressed with his knowledge, patience and his unique ability to maintain professionalism and at the same time, making his clients feel like family. I will continue to recommend him to all of my clients, friends and family/span>
Laura Schrope Catering Sales Manager The Palace at Somerset Park
John Graf is one of the best officiants out there. His services always resonate with a warm and personal connection with his couples. Jeff Tarantino, Tarantino Foto
Being in the business for 22 years, I've seen many officiants performing ceremonies. John Graf is, by far, one of the most professional, personable and knowledgeable people in his field. He is a pleasure to work with and is a welcome addition to any ceremony that I have witnessed. Chuck Russo, Professional DJ
"I have had the great pleasure of working with Reverend John Graf, Jr. -- both as a colleague and a client (He married my wife and I in 2004). John is a total professional and adds grace, elegance, and class to any event." Craig Yaremko, Musician
I have worked with John Graf for many years now, and all I can say is that he is in a league of his own! His professionalism, warmth and sense of humor cannot compare. Having John be an intregral part of your special day is an absolute must!!!!
Jillian McAlpine
Carousel of Flowers, Somerville NJ
Reverend John Graf , Jr. will provide to you the best service you could imagine. He truly cares for each and every one of his clients -- and that is hard to find and can't be beat!
Jason Hayes, The Print Shoppe, Inc. Flemington

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