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Restaurant Esszimmer

Mullner Hauptstrasse 33, Salzburg 5020, Austria
43 662870899
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Ranked #1 of 487 Restaurants in Salzburg
Price range: $63 - $190
Cuisines: Austrian
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The restaurant is called quite simply “esszimmer” (“dining room”). Anything more would be superfluous, says star chef Andreas Kaiblinger. After all, the “real adventure happens in the cooking pot.”
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Tadley, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Fantastic meal, went straight into our all-time top ten best ever!! We had the tasting menu and I was able to swap in a dish from one of the other menus with no fuss whatsoever. Standout dish was the scallop with curry sauce but they were all great. Some combinations I had not had or thought of before but were... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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30 reviews 30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

During our stay in Salzburg we celebrated my entrance to a new decade. We decided to do it at Restaurant Esszimmer. This was a very good choice. We had informed the restaurant in advance, and they had reserved a nice table for us and even added some extra decoration on to the table. The waiters were friendly, helpful and attentive... More 

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Salzburg, Austria
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We visited Esszimmer during the 'Eeat and Meet' culinary festival in March '14. Students were offered a four course meal (including wine, beverage and coffee) for 29€. Several months have passed and I still regard this lunch the best culinary experience I've had yet. Mind you, we did eat at several comparably highly decorated restaurants since then. The service was... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The staff are superb, helpful and very attentive helping with the language translation and recommendations - nothing was too much trouble. The food is in my view 1 michelin star standard and we had the lamb which was perfect. Traditional Austrian with a modern twist. I would certainly go back - the wine was fantastic and the maitre de gave... More 

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Malinska, Croatia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Very nice atmosphere, peaceful.. Food was excellent, perfectly served, very modern, very urban.. Staff was great, very professional. definitely worth visit!!

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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I ate at Esszimmer last evening with Austrian friends, who had recommended it as their favourite restaurant in Salzburg. I was so pleased that they did. The meal was superb. There are three set menus - vegetarian, fish and a mostly meat option. Each course can be accompanied by wines especially chosen to complement the food and we chose to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The best meal in our trip by far The taste Esszimmer menu is outstanding the wine selection perfect an the service very nice

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We chose this restaurant after reading other reviews and definitely made the right choice. The service, quality of the food and wines were exceptional. My husband and I were celebrating our 25th Wedding Anniversary and staff went out of their way to make our evening extra special. Highly recommended.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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69 reviews 69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We actually dined at the best restaurant in Salzburg the night before (Ikarus) and so Esszimmer did suffer in comparison. Yes, you will find a decent meal here. The service was fine - no complaints. We dined on the patio (a warm evening) and yes, that was fine as well. It just didn't feel special and I guess that is... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Many reviewed that the place is expensive , we also thought the same but as we all know good things in life comes with a price :) the quality of foods and service they offer at Esszimmer is unique and worth the money . Will come back here next month .

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Additional Information about Restaurant Esszimmer

Address: Mullner Hauptstrasse 33, Salzburg 5020, Austria
Phone Number: 43 662870899
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
Average Prices: USD 63 - 190
Cuisine: Austrian

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