The Gathering Place of Generations

Group Events and Catering at The Sherman – American with German Specialities

A 165-year-old inn and restaurant totally modernized with updated boutique guest rooms, the beautifully renovated Circa 1852 Restaurant, Boehringer Hall Banquet Room, Hillenbrand Room, the new Black Forest Bar, the Biergarten and the Bier Hall are testament to big dreams, great food and remarkable memories being made every day.

Our events are no exception. We do receptions, meetings, parties— allgatherings in style. From weddings to corporate events, live music parties, to sit down meals, no matter what your affair or crowd, we will tailor your experience with the perfect space, amenities and personal service.

Our dishes provide distinct flavors that tickle, tease and tantalize taste buds everywhere; your house or ours.

Our catering menus are full of flavorful and distinct full course meals, entrees, salads, sides, appetizers — all made starting from fresh ingredients in our kitchen. It’s all affordable since cooking from scratch is cost effective compared to precooked, prepackaged, frozen entrées and sides.

Our authentic German-American bistro cuisine is unique in the Midwest where short cuts are forbidden in our kitchen.

Your guests will be astonished at how tasty everything is — all the way through the meal to our amazing desserts.

We invite you to call us at 812.934.1000 to get started.

The Sherman makes any occasion special with several options to choose from.

  • Upscale, boutique inn, bar, 3 restaurants including the Biergarten and Bier Hall with historic charm and modern character.
  • Contemporary event spaces with historical overtones are rich in ambiance and design.
  • Exceptional service accommodating groups of 10-250.
  • Authentic German and carefully crafted American cuisine with curated banquet displays.
  • Diverse dining and drinking options.
  • Eclectic guest rooms, parlors and suites.