About Us

Welcome To Savor

Louisville's newest and most scenic private event venue Created by Award winning Chef John Varanese, one of Louisville's most celebrated restauranteurs, Savor at River House will combine a spectacular view of the river with the same delicious cuisine and outstanding service that is the signature of all Chef Varanese's restaurants (Varanese, River House & Levee).

"We have always wanted to have a unique space on the river where the natural beauty of our location would offer a venue for larger celebrations and for groups to create an even greater experience than they ever imagined!"

Located in Chef Varanese's River House dining complex (3015 River Road), Savor at River House is situated on the second story to highlight the view! It offers 11,000 square feet of space and seating for 300 people to help guests savor every moment of your event. There are 4 separate rooms available for private events. Plus an 1,100 square foot deck with a premium scenic riverfront view! Savor at River House features a custom dance floor and an intimate wine cellar for private wine tasting events or even an elegant dinner.

Savor at River House offers an expert team to help design and plan events to capture memories of a lifetime. With a full custom menu available to invite guests to savor every last bite and a premium bar including liquor, wine, beer, champagne and more.

"We are all very excited to create a beautiful social gathering environment that, along with our exquisite cuisine, will have you savoring every moment. With the scenic views of the river, Savor at River House will be the premiere event location in Louisville" added Chef Varanese. Savor at River House will begin to take bookings in the spring. Construction is expected to be completed later this year.

Savor at River House is the latest creation of well- respected Chef John Varanese. He was named one of the country's top culinary talents in Best Chefs America and was previously awarded "Restauranteur of the Year" by the Kentucky Restaurant Association.

Types of Events

Weddings & Receptions

Rehearsal Dinner

Holiday Parties

Corporate Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners

Corporate Meetings

Charity Events

Live and Silent Auctions

Couples Shower

Cocktail Parties

Retirement Parties 

Room Options

Entire space seats 300 guests with plated meal

Entire space seats 270 guests with buffet

Room 1

6 round tables of 10 for plated meal

4 round tables of 10 with buffet 

U shaped table for small meetings

Room 2

7 rounds of 10 for plated meal 

5 rounds of 10 for buffet meal

U shaped or banquet table for small groups

Room 3

10 rounds of 10 for plated meal

7 tables of 10 with buffet

5 tables of 10 with high tops for cocktail setting

8 cocktail tables for cocktail party no seating

Room 4

9 tables of 10 for plated meal

6 tables of 10 with buffet

U shaped

cocktail setup

*Any rooms can be combined to accommodate any size group*