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Zum fidelen Affen

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Priesterhausgasse 8, Salzburg 5020, Austria
662877361
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Traditional interior with traditional food

This is a very reasonably priced restaurant with traditional food. It has a cosy wooden interior but there is seating outside. It doesn't provide a fancy menu and it is suitable for families. It provides excellent value for money and the service was excellent.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
Tony G
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
  • Entertaining clients
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

This is a very reasonably priced restaurant with traditional food. It has a cosy wooden interior but there is seating outside. It doesn't provide a fancy menu and it is suitable for families. It provides excellent value for money and the service was excellent.

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Eugene, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

We had heard so many good things about this place that we were mildly disappointed. The location, atmosphere and service were all excellent, but the dinners were somewhat ordinary. Everything was very good, but there was nothing to excite us. No exquisite sauces and lovely flavors. Not that it was bad, just very good.

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Martinez, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

I am rather sorry to write this review. Too many of these excellent ratings and it will be harder than ever to be seated! Zum fidelen Affen is a small restaurant on 'the other side of the river' from Old Town. Other reviewers have mentioned you should make a reservation, and yes, that would be advised. We were lucky, though,... More 

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california
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

We were lucky to find a table and some sunshine while dining here in Salzburg as the weather had been incremental at best in the month of May. We found the restaurant from a Google search being very near our hotel and it looked like the locals were enjoying themselves on this sunny evening. We were intrigued by the Trummer... More 

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espoo
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

We prebooked the table because of experience from last night - fully booked. Very arrogant service even then. We got a table for four, devided by two ladies. A couple came 5 min after us and got a 4-persons table just for them - no prebooking. The food was nothing special, like in a pub, a real disappointment. We don't... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We read about the restaurant in a guide book and were concerned it might be quite touristy but didn't feel that was the case. Delicious food, great wine, and not a rushed atmosphere. Would recommend booking as the first day we tried to walk in and it was full. Very happy with our choice of having dinner there.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Ate dinner with wife, son 12, daughter 11. We had a great meal. I huge side mixed greens salad was great. My son and I had small portions of the Gulasch vom Rind with white dumplings (stuffing) and my wife had the Beiried vom Premiumrind (steak) with a bottle of the house red ZWEIGELT Pollak, Unterretzbach, Weinviertel, Lower-Austria. Good choices!... More 

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Richmond, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Authentic Austrian food with great service and ambiance. Our hotel staff gave us this suggestion and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Our waiter,

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 via mobile

We ate here twice in the four nights we spent in Salzburg. This place is always busy and that's due to the convenient location, great rustic Austrian food and very reasonable price. I especially liked the goulash and the salmon was superb. Go!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We shared a grilled vegetable salad & they split it onto two plates without us even asking. The house wine was nice & affordably priced. The service was excellently attentive. Rain had the braised in beer chicken & I had asparagus risotto; both were very fresh & tasty. Highly recommended.

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Additional Information about Zum fidelen Affen

Address: Priesterhausgasse 8, Salzburg 5020, Austria
Phone Number: 662877361
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
Cuisine: Austrian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Priesterhausgasse 8, Salzburg 5020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
  • Phone Number: 662877361

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Austrian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Families with children, Entertaining clients

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