Essen Haus German Restaurant

  • 514 E. Wilson St.
  • Madison, WI 53703
  • Phone: (608) 255-4674

Exclusively serving authentic German and American food, Essen Haus takes you back to your German roots. Try over 250 imported biers and 16 German biers on tap. Enjoy live oompah music every night. Outdoor seating available.



  • A Restaurant
  • In-Room Kitchenettes
  • Total Number of Rooms: 3
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Non-Smoking Rooms


  • Outdoor Seating
  • Dinner
  • Private Dining
  • Late-Night Dining
  • Smoking Area Available


  • Days/Hours: Closed Mondays; Open Tues.-Sun. at 3pm
  • Wheelchair Accessibility
  • Onsite Parking

Cards Accepted

  • MasterCard
  • Visa

Essen Haus All-Inclusive New Year's Eve Party

Meeting Facility

  • Number of Rooms: 2
  • Total SqFt.: 2,800
  • Largest Room: 2,800
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 300
  • Onsite Catering
  • Outdoor Space Available

Essen Haus has two private banquet halls used for a variety of gatherings. Both have flexible room arrangement options to fit your specific needs. König Halle' (King Hall) is approximately 990 sq. ft. and the 'Treft' is about 1200 sq. ft. Depending on the day, we may be able to accommodate larger groups in our main dining area. Although we are normally closed on Mondays, we are willing to open for your private event. Visit our website to see our banquet options.

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Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name SqFt. Dimensions Ceiling Theater Classroom Banquet Reception
Main Dining 0 X 0 0 200 300
König Hall 990 X 0 0 55 0
Treft 1,200 X 0 0 100 0