As the perfect, salty companion to the area’s hand-crafted wines and beers, German sausages, bratwursts, and all things meat are the specialty at the Hermann Wurst Haus. Owners Mike and Lynette Sloan, whose combined experience in the meat industry spans more than 70 years, opened the Hermann Wurst Haus in 2011. In the relatively short period since, the Hermann Wurst Haus has turned from a new business venture into an award-winning, thriving local fixture, whose products can even be shipped nationwide!

Open 7 days a week, the Wurst Haus features a meat market, a restaurant with a deli-style menu, and a retail shop specializing in Missouri products. As if that weren’t enough, the Wurst Haus also offers on and off-site catering, butchering and meat processing, and a variety of meat-making classes!

More than “meats” the eye

As Hermann Wine Country’s premier meat and sausage shop, the Hermann Wurst Haus has everything you need and probably more. From bratwurst and sausage to bacon and German specialty meats, you’ll never go hungry here. The Wurst Haus award-winning bratwurst boasts more than 46 varieties, including German-Style, Habanero, Cheddarwurst, Philly-Style, and Kielbasa. Is your mouth watering yet? The Wurst Haus doesn’t stop there! They also feature 12 flavors of smoky, savory bacon, made in house, 10 different summer sausages, and Old-World German specialties like Braunschweiger, head cheese, and blood sausage.

Because they know their products are the best, the Wurst Haus even offers customers free samples of Wurstmeister Mike’s delicious, authentic bratwursts and German sausages.

The Wurst German deli-style restaurant

The deli-style restaurant, open 7 days a week, showcases their renowned bratwursts, mouthwatering, hickory-smoked pulled pork, deli meat sandwiches, and German specialties accompanied by comforting, house-made sides like German potato salad and red cabbage. Don’t forget to wrap up your meal with their delicious Peach Pecan Bread Pudding. They’ve even added a little moonshine to it for good measure!

Because meat and beer are a match made in heaven, the Wurst Haus even has 6 German-style beers hand crafted and locally produced to be the perfect companion to your meal. With all it has to offer, the Wurst Haus restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a savory and satisfying meal. You’ll be able to taste the care and thought that goes into each of its elements; from the meat and sides to the beer and dessert, the Wurst Haus incorporates the finest ingredients and dedicated methods in everything they make.

Pick up a variety of items in the retail shop

As if a market selling award-winning meat and a restaurant weren’t enough, the Hermann Wurst Haus also includes an extensive retail shop with gourmet foods, sauces, spices, and sausage-making supplies. With an emphasis on Missouri products, the marketplace also features locally-sourced gifts, craft sodas, and Amish treats like jams, jellies, and pickles. Several items, like the sodas, sauces, and spices, are part of the Wurst Haus exclusive line.

But wait—there’s more!

The passion and devotion of the Wurst Haus owners extend into the entire Hermann community. With their All-You-Can-Eat Breakfasts each weekend, hosting local events, and catering options, the Wurst Haus is truly an establishment with Hermann at heart. For those interested learning from 3-time hall-of-famer, Wurstmeister Mike, the Wurst Haus even offers hands-on classes! Popular 101 classes include Sausage Making, Wurst Making, Makin’ Bacon, and Whole Pig Butchery.

Hermann’s best wurst place

The Hermann Wurst Haus has a little bit of everything—award-winning bratwursts and sausages, house-smoked bacon, artisanal beers, craft sodas, sauces, jams & jellies, desserts, and gifts. This place is an absolute must-try for locals and visitors alike. Stop in and sample their delectable meats, enjoy lunch with a refreshing Wurst Haus beverage, and shop for some local treasures in their on-site store. If you sign up for their Wurst Haus newsletter, you’ll be privy to their amazing monthly specials. Can’t make it in but want to give the Hermann Wurst Haus a try? You’re in luck since the Wurst products ship nationwide. For more information on the many, many things the Hermann Wurst Haus offers, visit!

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