About Savor

How We Began

About 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 combines 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 Bourbon Lounge).

"We 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 that will capture the memories of a lifetime. With a full custom menu available, your guests will savor every last bite, including our premium bar, which offers a fine selection of 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 is the premiere event location in Louisville"

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.