With first-hand local knowledge, we've compiled a list of the best Austrian eateries, to guarantee a gourmet gastronomic break, whatever time of the year you might be visiting.
Our list starts in Vienna
and takes you right the way through Austria. And since great culinary delights can also be found within Austria's countryside, we even went off the beaten path.Vienna:Le Ciel
This award-winning restaurant is located in the Grand Hotel. Palais Coburg
With more than 60,000 bottles of wine stored in its vault, Palais Coburg is a must for any wine-connoseur.Sacher "Rote Bar"
This is one of Vienna's most classic dining experiences at the traditional Sacher Hotel. Restaurant im Steirereck
Located inside the Stadtpark, this is a gourmet temple you were looking for. Kim kocht
Within Vienna's 9th district you will find this gourmet restaurant of a new generation. Why? Because Kim cooks especially for you. Schwarzes Kameel
A popular cafe during the day and a great dining option in the evening, this restaurant has been a true institution and since 1618.Fabio's
One of the latest gourmet restaurants in Vienna, with an amazing bar to have a glass of champagne in after shopping. Salzburg
Located in Salzburg's Getreidegasse, the Goldener Hirsch offers high-end cuisine in a traditional setting.Restaurants at Schloss Fuschl
Offering hightest quality fish from an own fishery, as well as outstanding local cuisine the castle. Hubertus
The celebrated hotel-restaurant in the village of Filzmoos is just located 30 min. south of Salzburg.Ikarus
This gourmet restaurant and café bar is located at Hangar-7, directly at Salzburg International Airport. An amazing restaurant in a very unusual setting.Restaurant Obauer
Just 35 km outside Salzburg in Werfen.Restaurant Pfefferschiff
Located right outside Salzburg and enjoying a great reputation for excellent cuisine. StyriaWirtshaus am Pogusch
Located about 90 minutes outside Vienna, this is an unforgettable get-away. Relax in an old inn, built in 1616, and enjoy exquisite cuisine that is well worth the trip.TirolNeuwirt
Located in the Hotel Schwarzer Adler in one of Austria's most famous ski resorts: Kitzbuehel. Paznauner Stube
This fantastic restaurant offers deluxe cuisine in Ischgl at the Hotel Trofana.VorarlbergHospiz
This is probably THE dining experience in Austria's Alps. The restaurant located in Lech am Arlberg also houses a 600 year old wine cellar (a fabulous stone cellar dating back to 1386.)Griggeler Stuba
Based at the top ski resort Oberlech, the Griggeler Stubba takes cooking with local herbs to different heights. BurgenlandTaubenkobel
In Schuetzen, about 1 hour south of Vienna andclose to Lake Neusiedl, this Relaix & Chateau restaurant features amazing high-end (yet local) cuisine.Gut Purbach
Located in the old town of Purbach, where one finds the quadrangular courtyard of the manor, comprising of the oldest tavern, the adjoining office and the district jail. Upper Austria
In Linz' old town, this cosy restaurant features traditional cuisine in a classy setting.Freisitz Roith
Located in a castle on the idylic Traunsee in Upper Austria's lake region, this restaurant not only offers fantastic food, but also a great view of the lake. Tanglberg
This is certainly off the beaten path and is worth stopping on your way to Salzburg from Linz.
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