Northern Valley Affairs is a division of Bernstein & Friedman Catering. Nestled in the hills of Bergen County in beautiful Closter, New Jersey, Temple Emanu-El is a unique and breathtaking facility. Under the guidance of Les Friedman, whose family has been serving the Greater New York Metropolitan Jewish Community for over 75 years, this venue provides you with unparalleled cuisine, service and atmosphere.
Les Friedman offers the personalized service that you get from a family business, and are dedicated to help you plan a celebration that reflects your tastes and preferences.
Our accomplished and professional staff is ready to assist you in every way to make your private affair one that will be remembered for many years to come.
As your guests arrive, they will be lead through a series of memorable settings. First, they will be greeted warmly by our staff in our stunning atrium style marble-covered Gallery. Next, they will move to our prestigious Sanctuary, highlighted by its magnificent antique stained-glass dome. Finally, elegance abounds in our Grand Ballroom, where your guests will enjoy the ultimate in Kosher and Glatt Kosher cuisine.
Our seasoned Culinary Staff offers a myriad of traditional and international food selections that are designed to excite your palate, impress even the most discerning food connoisseur and satisfy guests of all ages. We, the Bernstein and Friedman families, take great pride in our reputation and the positive impact it has made upon our guests and the community. We heartily invite you to let the Northern Valley Affairs Team "custom tailor" the party of your dreams.