Typical alsatian restaurant

Dining room

The dining room at the Katz tavern is typically Alsatian. With its low wooden ceiling dating from the 16th century and its regional decoration, every detail has been meticulously worked out. The tables are decorated in the purest tradition with Kelsch table cloths.


Sit on the terrace all year round.

In summer, our large flowered terrace can accommodate up to 50 people. Take advantage of the sun’s rays as well as of the visible hustle and bustle of the city.

In winter, a small chalet is installed on this room. In a comfortable and heated space, meet up with family or friends (up to 10 people maximum) in a friendly atmosphere.

Main course and dessert 13,50 € / person, Thuesday to Friday, at lunch.

Cultural heritage dating back to 1605

Our history

Located in a pedestrian street in the very heart of Saverne, the Taverne Katz restaurant does not pass unnoticed. Its beautiful façade in sculpted timber is a fine example of the German Renaissance style. Built in 1605 by Henri Katz, the Receiver General of the Bishopric, the building has since become an emblematic site of the Bas-Rhin.

The house is a beautiful legacy of the past. Over the years, even centuries, this address has remained a reflection of everyday life throughout history. What was originally a butcher’s shop became a cooperage, and then later down the line, a restaurant.

This monument to Alsatian art perfectly reflects the warm ambience of a real Winstub (traditional wine bar). With its surprisingly ornate facade, the restaurant is one of the most interesting buildings within the city of Saverne. As you walk by, your eyes will immediately be drawn to this stunning façade.

Find us

Taverne Katz

Our contact details

Taverne Katz
80, Grand'Rue
67700 Saverne
Phone: + 33 (0)3 88 71 16 56

How to get here

By car:

Take the A4 motorway, exit 45 for Saverne.
GPS coordinates: latitude: 48.7410813, longitude: 7.362828400000012
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By train:
Saverne Station (500 m away)
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You will find us at 80 Grand'Rue (pedestrian zone) in the historical centre of Saverne. The House Katz is situated directly next to Saverne town hall.


Saverne is a well-known stopping point for ships traveling along the Canal from the Marne to the Rhine. Just at the foot of the city's castle, you'll spot many ships docked in the Marina or passing through the Grand'Rue lock.
There are also some very beautiful villages to visit nearby, such as Bouxwiller.