The Devil made the schnapps.

The "Mephisto Bar" was opened in 1989 and is the only part of Auerbachs Keller located above ground, nestled in the middle of Leipzig's beautiful promenade - the Mädler Passage.

  • AmbienCe

    The lovingly designed piano bar pampers guests during the day with various coffee creations, cakes, and the famous Mephisto cake. In the evening, extravagant cocktails and fine cigars entice visitors to linger and enjoy themselves.


    Make sure to try the famous Mephisto Cake and our Mephistotaler as a souvenir at the Mephistobar.

  • Cocktails und AmbienCe

    In the evening, extravagant cocktails and fine cigars entice you to linger and enjoy. Encounters with the Devil or other prominent personalities are not excluded.

Spirits from all over the world

Bar menu
international cocktails to round off the day
world-famous spirits as well as regional drops
Coffee specialties with pastries or cake

Opening hours

Großer Keller

Monday, Thursday, Sunday: 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday: 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Friday and Saturday: 12:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Mephisto Bar

Monday to Thursday: 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Friday and Saturday: 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Sunday: 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM