Restaurants

Top Choice French in Salzburg

Esszimmer

Andreas Kaiblinger puts an innovative spin on market-driven French cuisine at Michelin-starred Esszimmer. Eye-catching art, playful backlighting and a glass floor revealing the Almkanal stream keep diners captivated…
Top Choice European in Werfen

Obauer

Culinary dream duo Karl and Rudi Obauer run the show at this highly regarded, ingredient-focused restaurant. Sit in the rustic-chic restaurant or out in the garden, where most of the fruit and herbs are grown. Signa…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Salzburg

Magazin

In a courtyard below Mönchsberg’s sheer rock wall, Magazin shelters a deli, wine store, cookery school and restaurant. The menus fizz with seasonal flavours – dishes such as fregola risotto with Dijon mustard and le…
Top Choice Asian in Bad Gastein

Ginger & Gin

This swank new addition to Bad Gastein's dining scene puts a funky modern spin on the baroque opulence of the Grand Hotel de l'Europe. It pulls it off, with its chandeliers and clever backlighting, occasional live m…
Top Choice Austrian in Zell am See

Steinerwirt

Whether you dine in the contemporary bistro or in the old-world ambience of the wood-panelled Salzburger Stube, you get the same great food and service at Steinerwirt. The Austrian menu emphasises locally sourced me…
Gastronomy in Zell am See

Mayer’s

Andreas Mayer heads the stove at Schloss Prielau’s refined restaurant, holder of two Michelin stars. Freshness is key, with home-grown vegetables and organic produce shining through in French-infused specialities su…
Austrian in Salzburg

Zum Zirkelwirt

A jovial inn serving good old-fashioned Austrian grub is what you get at Zum Zirkelwirt, which has a cracking beer garden on a tucked-away square and a cosy, wood-panelled interior for winter imbibing. Go straight f…
Austrian in Salzburg

Imlauer Sky

From the lofty vantage point of this slickly modern, glass-fronted rooftop restaurant, Salzburg spreads out before you in all its glory – it's particularly spectacular after dark when the fortress lights up. Service…
Austrian in Salzburg

Bärenwirt

Sizzling and stirring since 1663, Bärenwirt is Austrian through and through. Go for hearty Bierbraten (beer roast) with dumplings, locally caught trout or organic wild-boar bratwurst. A tiled oven warms the woody, h…
Burgers in Salzburg

Ludwig

Gourmet burger joints are all the rage in Austria and this hip restaurant fits the bill nicely, with its burgers made from organic, regional ingredients, which go well with hand-cut fries and homemade lemonade and s…