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Stieglkeller

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Austrian, Gastropub, Brew Pub
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Festungsgasse 10, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 842681
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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    Very good
  • 21
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  • 7
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Up That Hill, Beer Awaits

Restaurant Steiglkeller was highly recommended for lunch by our local guide. He did not say the restaurant was up that steep hill and then up two flights. The menu, with English translation, is conveniently posted before you head up the stairs. Made it easier to decide on beer choice. It is a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 29, 2015
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NJ
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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NJ
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Restaurant Steiglkeller was highly recommended for lunch by our local guide. He did not say the restaurant was up that steep hill and then up two flights. The menu, with English translation, is conveniently posted before you head up the stairs. Made it easier to decide on beer choice. It is a large building that includes catering halls and beer... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We went in for a beer and meal, wow what a fabulous place, whilst we were there St Nicholas and the krampus came in and the krampus ( a devilish creature with bells and a stick )scared me to bits, and nearly put me off my dinner. The Christmas decorations on the balcony were spectacular.

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Moscow, Russia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I felt like going back several centuries to the past and we were not part of that movie. The location is special, the building is impressive, but the food was not for our taste.

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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161 reviews 161 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This is the sort of enormous place we usually avoid, thinking it would be overrun with noisy tour groups but maybe we were lucky. Yes, there were a few groups, but not too large and not noisy at all. There were three separate eating areas in operation, all non-smoking (rare for Austria, unfortunately) and we were in the hunters' room,... More 

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Poole
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We had passed this place before but we had never been lucky enough to find it open, on this visit we were! I ordered the duck and goose, thinking it would be a few slices on a plate, but I was wrong! A duck leg and beautifully cooked goose, served with dumplings and red cabbage, quite delightful! My husband ordered... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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48 reviews 48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

This place is situated halfway up the Fortress mountain. Great place to grab lunch or dinner but come hungry! Excellent schnitzel, salads, and pork dishes. Huge portions, quick service and delicious beer. Wonderful atmosphere and they have menus in English.

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Miami, Florida
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203 reviews 203 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We have been up here in Winter and Summer and we always stop for lunch up here. The indoor Restaurant is warm and cozy with views of the mountain valley out the windows. In the Summer it transforms into two (2) Beer Garden Restaurants. One located a couple steps down from the Restaurant and the other a couple steps up... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The restaurant is located at the base of the Salzburg fortress. it is owned by the famous Stiegl family which owns the Stiegl brand of beer. It was wonderful to sit and enjoy the beer, the food , which was typically Austrian cuisine and the company of your loved ones. We had weiner schnitzel, grindl (?) and washed it down... More 

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Richmond, Virginia, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this great stop for lunch and a beer. This was an amazing beer garden high atop the city. Do yourself a favor and drop by for lunch (goulash and pumpkin soup were delicious) and a beer after visiting the Fortress.

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Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We enjoyed having this beer hall within walking distance to our hotel in the old city. However, it is not the same environment as the Stiegl Brewery which we preferred. It seemed more touristy (we were there on a Saturday afternoon) and unfortunately it was raining so we were stuck inside. The beer was a little over priced but over... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Festungsgasse 10, Salzburg 5020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
  • Phone Number: +43 662 842681

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Austrian, Gastropub, Brew Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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