Top ChoiceAustrian 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...

Top ChoiceAustrian in St Anton am Arlberg

Museum Restaurant

On the fringes of the village, this utterly charming restaurant is housed in the picture-perfect chalet of the St Anton Museum. Winter salad with caramelised nuts, pear and smoked goose breast, and the most...

Top ChoiceAustrian in Kufstein

Auracher Löchl

Creaking with the weight of its 600-year history, this enticingly cosy, low-beamed restaurant is the one-time haunt of Tyrolean hero Andreas Hofer. The kitchen rolls out brilliant incarnations of Austrian...

Top ChoiceAustrian in Feldkirch

Gutwinski

In fine weather, head to Gutwinski's tree-shaded terrace to dine on classics such as Wiener schnitzel with parsley potatoes and cranberry compote, or brighter, more inventive dishes such as Arctic char with...

Top ChoiceCafe in Feldkirch

April

Bright flowerpots and upside-down watering cans guide the way to this wholesomely hip and wonderfully laid-back cafe. Bag a spot on one of the sofas or on the pocket-sized terrace for a latte adorned with flowers...

Top ChoiceAustrian in St Anton am Arlberg

Rodelalm

With glowing faces and frosty fingers, most sledders heading down Rodelbahn stop at this hut located halfway, to warm up with schnapps and a big plate of Schweinshaxe (pork knuckles), Gröstl (Tyrolean potato,...

Top ChoiceAustrian in Kitzbühel

Restaurant Zur Tenne

Choose between the rustic, beamed interior where an open fire crackles and the more summery conservatory at Hotel Tenne's highly regarded restaurant. Service is polished and the menu swings from classics such as...

Top ChoiceAustrian 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...

Gastronomy in Innsbruck

Oniriq

A welcome addition to Innsbruck's gastro scene, Oniriq is a standout for innovative tasting menus in stripped-back, industro-cool surrounds. Tucked just off Maria-Theresien-Strasse, the restaurant plays up...

Austrian in Innsbruck

Das Schindler

Cream-caramel hues, parquet floors and beaded chandeliers give this slickly modern restaurant a decadent feel. The menu is ambitious, but the chef is skilled enough to pull off interesting riffs on season-driven...

Austrian in Mayrhofen

Gasthof Perauer

With its tiled oven and all-wood interior, this Gasthöfe is as gorgeously Tyrolean as they come. On the meaty menu are home-cooked dishes prepared with top-quality regional ingredients and hearty specials from...

Gastronomy in St Anton am Arlberg

Verwallstube

Wow, what a view! The mountain panorama that opens up at this 2085m-high location is uplifting – as is the food. Billing itself as one of the highest gourmet restaurants in Europe, Verwallstube is a wonderful...

Austrian in Landeck

Schrofenstein

With a generous helping of Austrian heartiness and a dash of Mediterranean lightness, Schrofenstein’s elegantly rustic restaurant moves with the seasons: from spring asparagus to summer berries and mushrooms and...

Austrian in Bregenz

Goldener Hirschen

Austrian through and through, this restaurant in the Weisses Kreuz has bags of rustic charm, with its high beamed ceilings and jovial crowd of locals. The kitchen rolls out well-prepared classics such as...

Austrian in Innsbruck

Buzihütte

With cracking views of Innsbruck from on high, the Buzihütte is a 3km hike northwest of town or a five-minute taxi ride. It's a deliciously alpine-style hut, with a peak-gazing terrace for summer dining and a...

International in St Anton am Arlberg

m3 Restaurant

A prime people-watching terrace fronts this super-slick restaurant, with vaulted ceilings and art-slung walls. Austro-Italian specialities are presented with an eye for presentation, with flavours striking the...

Gastronomy in Kitzbühel

Kupferstube

Fine dining in Kitzbühel doesn't get better than at the Kupferstube in the five-star Hotel Tennerhof. Award-winning chef Stefan Lenz puts an imaginative spin on carefully sourced regional ingredients, which...

Austrian in St Anton am Arlberg

Endlich

If you endlich (finally) find your way to this deli–wine shop and bistro-style restaurant, you’re onto a good thing. With just 18 covers, dining here is an intimate experience, with the chef cooking regional and...

Bistro in St Anton am Arlberg

Galzig Bistro

Winningly fresh produce is the secret to the bistro-style dishes served at Galzig, which stretch from gourmet salads (wild herb and pine nut, for instance) to tagliatelle with king prawns, capers and endives, and...

Austrian in Kufstein

Bräustüberl

As traditionally Austrian as they come, this brewpub-restaurant dishes up satisfying Tyrolean and Bavarian grub, from schnitzel as big as a boot to goulash and bratwurst with lashings of sauerkraut – all of which...