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Magnolia

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Austrian, International, Contemporary
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Schonaugasse 53, Graz 8020, Austria
+43(0)316 823835
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The Magnolia is a restaurant which self-confidently tests the limits of...
The Magnolia is a restaurant which self-confidently tests the limits of good taste – in a positive sense. Austrian-Mediterranean ingredients go into the pot, and top international cuisine emerges. It’s not just Gault Millau and the Falstaff who appreciate this with their limitless enthusiasm. It's anyone who has ever eaten here.
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  • 10
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
a must be place when you like excellent food in Graz!

I staid for a night in the Augarten Hotel and the Magnolia was recommended for me. Wow - what great food! Yes, it had its price BUT: the food was excellent, the service could not have been better (great support by choosing the right wine for the food)!

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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Zug
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I staid for a night in the Augarten Hotel and the Magnolia was recommended for me. Wow - what great food! Yes, it had its price BUT: the food was excellent, the service could not have been better (great support by choosing the right wine for the food)!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

i had the tuna tartar and the goose liver. they were both exceptionally good. service was also superb. I also had the combination cheese platter from Austria and France, it was very good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We had a 4-course menu. Exceptional taste and quality of the food. Impeccible service. Quite expensive, but worth the money. If I ever return to Graz, I will return to Magnolia!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015 via mobile

Visited Magnolia on a business trip to Graz. I had the daily special menu which was five courses, with several 'presents' from the kitchen thrown in. The food was excellent with great combinations of taste and textures. The restaurant was very busy and unfortunately, the service albeit very attentive, was quite slow. Would recommend the food, but not if you... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

Visited in December with a couple of friends due to the high recommendation from reviewers of Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed, the food was amazing - the highlight was the steak tartare, highly recommended. The venue itself is small but gives an intimate feel rather than being claustrophobic. Overall is a must eat restaurant if you are visiting Graz.

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GDYNIA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

We went to Magnolia restaurant on Saturday tempted by the great reviews ,but disappointingly the restaurant was closed.We discovered that restaurant is open only from Monday to Friday.The restaurant door were open and Chef was present but kitchen was closed so we cannot tell anything about the food.The Chef couldn't offer us any food ,but very kindly made the reservation... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We went to the Magnolia because we were staying at the neighbouring hotel, and were amazed at the high quality and variety of the food. In between courses, we were treated to a variety of little treats and tasters – all of them delicious. Staff were helpful and attentive, and everything on the menu was interesting. An absolute treat.

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

Easy to see why this one is rated so highly. Treated to lunch by son and wife and had really great food. The restaurant is linked to the adjacent hotel. Its location is a little away from the centre and in an area that needs some tender loving care. The food however needs no improvement. Service was impeccable. Choice of... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We've been to Magnolia twice already, second time with our nine-year-old son. Food was extraordinary every time. A 3 course meal comes with a few extras (small prestarter, amuse bouche, bread with various spreads, palate cleanser) and is more than enough, even for hungrier diners. Suggested wine went nicely with the food. Service was great as well. Loved the fact... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had booked into into the hotel next door and we went for food for convenience. Little did we know we were in for such a treat of high quality food and service. The staff were so friendly and brought us lots of delights to try before our main course started. We will back next we visit Graz

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Address: Schonaugasse 53, Graz 8020, Austria
Phone Number: +43(0)316 823835
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Styria  >  Graz
Average Prices: USD 40 - 160
Cuisine: Austrian, International, Contemporary

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Schonaugasse 53, Graz 8020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Styria  >  Graz
  • Phone Number: +43(0)316 823835

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40 - 160
  • Cuisine: Austrian, International, Contemporary

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Doing business

Description

The Magnolia is a restaurant which self-confidently tests the limits of good taste – in a positive sense. Austrian-Mediterranean ingredients go into the pot, and top international cuisine emerges. It’s not just Gault Millau and the Falstaff who appreciate this with their limitless enthusiasm. It's anyone who has ever eaten here.

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