Top Choice Cafe in Feldkirch


Bright flower pots 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 o…
Top Choice Austrian in Feldkirch


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…
Cafe in Bregenz


Tiny Cafesito does the best bagels, brownies and smoothies in town. Bright-hued, art-plastered walls create a boho-cool backdrop for a light lunch or cup of fair-trade coffee.
Austrian in Bregenz

Wirtshaus am See

Snag a table on the lakefront terrace at this mock half-timbered villa, dishing up local specialities such as buttery Bodensee whitefish and venison ragout. Vegetarian options are abundant. It’s also a relaxed spot …
Cafe in Bludenz


This contemporary cafe attracts arty types and serves snacks from toasties to creative salads. The cultural centre next door regularly hosts exhibitions, film screenings and concerts. There's a kids' playground outs…
International in Feldkirch


This slinky lounge bar–restaurant hybrid has a popular terrace for alfresco dining and imbibing. The menu has Mediterranean overtones, with antipasti, summery salads (try the curried chicken kikeriki), pasta, steaks…
Cafe in Feldkirch

Rauch Cafe

This vaulted cafe-restaurant opens onto a buzzy terrace. Breakfasts get you off to a cracking start, with dark bread, fresh juice and local cheeses and hams. The menu is a medley of Austrian staples, homemade pasta …
Austrian in Feldkirch

Wirtschaft Zum Schützenhaus

Schiessen und Geniessen (shoot and enjoy!) is the motto at this half-timbered tavern, where Lederhosen-clad staff bring humungous schnitzels to the table. The tree-shaded beer garden has prime views of the castle an…
Austrian in Bregenz


Dine on local favourites in the vaulted interior or chestnut-shaded beer garden of this 18th-century baroque Gasthaus. These include pork knuckle with bread dumplings and potato salad, roast local trout with parsley…
Austrian in Bludenz

Wirtshaus Kohldampf

A five-minute amble west of the centre lies this cavernous brewpub-cum–beer garden. Meaty grub such as schnitzel, pork roast and goulash is washed down with Fohrenburger beer from the brewery opposite.