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Zum heiligen Josef

Osterwitzgasse 7, Klagenfurt 9020 , Austria
(0)463 500 807
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Ranked #7 of 125 Restaurants in Klagenfurt
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Austrian
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

We had a lovely evening meal here. It specialises in, and is proud of, it's meat dishes, so I wasn't sure I'd enjoy it as I eat very little meat. Wrong. They provided a delicious, imaginative fresh salad for me, while my husband tucked into an excellent meat dish. We sat outside among a number of friendly Austrian visitors who... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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169 reviews 169 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had a very tasty mixed grill and some good ribs and wings.Staff were friendly and helpful and kindly prepared me a mini ice cream as I was so full after the main course.The beer and housewine were pleasant.It was lovely to be able to eat outside in the courtyard.

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88 reviews 88 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

In view of the favorable reviews of “Gasthaus zum Heiligen Josef” we were deceived when we entered this restaurant. The rustic furniture and decoration of the non-smokers' area are inharmonious and rather unappealing. Evidently the bare wooden tables without table-cloths shall create the atmosphere of an Austrian or Bavarian pub. This would be alright if the chairs were not extremely... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

Had lunch here today on 2 January as a change from the Augustiner. The food here was good. We had the ribs and wings and our son had the Kaiserschmarren. However, the place completely lacked atmosphere. I cannot put my finger on why this was. The waitress was friendly enough . Comared with Augustiner it was complety lacking character and... More 

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Elmhurst, Illinois
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43 reviews 43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

We asked the desk clerk at our pension where we could get good local food, and he sent us to Zum Heiligen Josef. It was a great choice. The restaurant has a cozy, Old World feel that makes you want to linger. Wish we'd read the other reviews and ordered the ribs, but on the other hand, we can get... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

Christian is a great chef, and the food is always tasty. Our favorites are the wing & rib combo, and the fish platter!!

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Bucharest, Romania
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2011

One night in Klagenfurt, one restaurant at the recommendation of our hotel clerk, gods bless him! Please, please do take the ribs. It comes with some chicken wings and two sauces. never tried somthing better.

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Address: Osterwitzgasse 7, Klagenfurt 9020 , Austria
Phone Number: (0)463 500 807
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Carinthia  >  Klagenfurt
Cuisine: Austrian

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