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Pumpe

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Austrian, European, Pub, Gastropub
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Lidmanskygasse 2, Klagenfurt 9020, Austria
+43 463 57196
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Down to earth pup after a tiring shopping tour

As always on Saturday the Pumpe was quite crowded at noon for lunch. All the people from the nearby market seem to flock to that place when work has ended. We got a good place at some small side room. I ordered a plate of gulyas after the old hungarian recipe and the waitress brought my meal and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Ulrich K
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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10 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

As always on Saturday the Pumpe was quite crowded at noon for lunch. All the people from the nearby market seem to flock to that place when work has ended. We got a good place at some small side room. I ordered a plate of gulyas after the old hungarian recipe and the waitress brought my meal and also for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Not at all what we expected. It's was a cheap smelly pub that sold food and absolutely not a nice restaurant. No tea or coffee - limited choice of starters and the salads were unimaginative. Not a particularly pleasant environment to spend an evening - rather a shame as Austrian restaurants are usually much nicer than this.

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Zagreb, Croatia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

I must say I was very happy when I entered the Pumpe. Just tipical austria restaurant. I had Pumpe soup and my friend meni for that day. The portions are large which is great and the price is solid. You must go there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Great goulash and local Pumpe beer. There are a lot of local people there. Lovely staff and interesting interior with lots od picture on the wall,on the tables are set old postcards from different countries and it was funy to read them until the food comes. It's easy to find pub,next to local market place.

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Paraty, Rio de Janeiro State
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

About 70% frequenter would not allow any change of the interieur. Everything is well used what make the place extremely homely. The owner couple are working there every day and waitresses wellcome you by name. For many it's their second living room. Better Gulasch you can't find and the always fresh and well cooled Puntigamer Beer demands to drink more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I had an excellent dinner with my friends here and we all agreed that the quality was superb. The service was very attentive and friendly, the waiter spoke English very well.

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Orlando, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We really enjoyed this gasthaus. Great goulash and kasnudel. The beer is very good too. We are planning a trip back to Klagenfurt next year and we are looking forward to another visit.

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Klagenfurt, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

If you like to visit a traditional Austrian Gasthaus, Pumpe is a Good Choice. Enjoy the best beer in Klagenfurt and feel the extraordinary athmosphere. But be aware it can be hard to get a Set.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Good portions, goulash is nice, but if you are from Eastern Europe - then you definitely tried something similar at home. Dark beer was very good. My colleague ordered Schinzel and it was really good one. They don't serve tea, coffee so don't ask for it. Authentic interior. For small goulash, schnitzel and 2 beers we paid 26 Eur, so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We visited one evening in August. The beer was excellent, both the regular blonde and the dunkel. The waitress recommended the goulash, which was very good. The prices were quite reasonable. When we were ready to leave, the attentive staff were happy to arrange a taxi for us. We enjoyed our evening and would return if in the area again.... More 

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Address: Lidmanskygasse 2, Klagenfurt 9020, Austria
Phone Number: +43 463 57196
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Carinthia  >  Klagenfurt
Cuisine: Austrian, European, Pub, Gastropub

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lidmanskygasse 2, Klagenfurt 9020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Carinthia  >  Klagenfurt
  • Phone Number: +43 463 57196

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Austrian, European, Pub, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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