Restaurants

Top Choice Austrian in Zell am Ziller

Schulhaus

On its panoramic perch above Zell am Ziller, this old schoolhouse turned restaurant is Tyrolean through and through. The larch-wood interior is drenched in honeyed light, the terrace plays up the views deep into the…
Top Choice Austrian in Graz

Landhauskeller

What started as a spit-and-sawdust pub in the 16th century has evolved into a darkly atmospheric, super-stylish restaurant serving modern takes on Styrian specialities. Expect such creations as four different sorts …
Top Choice Austrian in Innsbruck

Die Wilderin

Take a gastronomic walk on the wild side at this modern-day hunter-gatherer of a restaurant, where chefs take pride in local sourcing and using top-notch farm-fresh and foraged ingredients. The menu sings of the sea…
Top Choice Austrian in St Anton am Arlberg

Museum Restaurant

Arlberger hay soup with smoked wild boar and lavender served in a bread bowl, and the most succulent Tyrolean beef and trout fished fresh from the pond outside land on your plate at this intimate wood-panelled resta…
Top Choice Austrian in Krems an der Donau

Zum Kaiser von Österreich

The 'Emperor of Austria' is one of Krems' most well-loved upmarket restaurants. Interiors recall a hunting lodge, which sets the scene for menus that are built around the region's bounty of game, from deer to pheasa…
Top Choice Austrian in Stephansdom & the Historic Centre

Plachutta

If you're keen to taste Tafelspitz, you can't beat this specialist wood-panelled, white-tableclothed restaurant. It serves no fewer than 13 varieties from different cuts of Austrian-reared beef, such as Mageres Meis…
Top Choice Austrian in Feldkirch

Gutwinski

In fine weather, head to Gutwinski's delightful tree-shaded terrace to dine on classics such as Wiener schnitzel with parsley potatoes and cranberry compote, or brighter, more inventive dishes such as mango-basil so…
Top Choice Austrian in Mondsee

Schlossbräu Mondsee

This sprawling tavern somehow manages to be so much more than a hotel restaurant. Overlooking the main square and the Basilica of St Michael, there's a summer terrace outside and miles of woody tables under vaulted …
Top Choice Austrian in Freistadt

Freistadt Brauhaus

To sample Freistadt's hoppy brews, head to the town's brewery restaurant, which has a sprawling vaulted interior and beer garden. Meaty Austrian faves include roast pork drizzled with dark beer sauce and served with…
Top Choice Austrian in Purbach am See

Kloster Am Spitz

A deceptively rustic dining room is the scene for smart, contemporary dining at this lovely central winery restaurant. Freshwater fish and eels, local lamb and curd cheeses feature on both the experimental and the o…