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Restaurant Esszimmer

Muellner Hauptstrasse 33, Salzburg 5020, Austria
43 662870899
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Ranked #3 of 472 Restaurants in Salzburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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English first
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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
6 helpful votes 6 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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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

Group of friends enjoyed very much. Quality of food was excelent. The only problem is price of bread and they were not capable of giving us two coffee free After paying 130€ per person. They did not Have this small detail. What a pitty!!

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Mosonmagyarovar, Hungary
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

It was so exensive for this food. Certainly small meal on plate and not tasteful. The gooseliver with sweet poppyseeds was terrible. I've never ate fish without any taste. The service was good but me and my girlfriend feel ourselves unconfortably when every single second asked me something.

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NYC
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

I had been somewhat skeptical of Esszimmer's lofty prix fixe menus, but was delighted to find that the high praise on Chowhound and Tripadvisor were well deserved.My daughter and I each had the six course Esszimmer menu while my wife had only a couple of courses, but grazed on ours. I was impressed that Esszimmer accomodated her lesser appetite gracefully,... More

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Leighton Buzzard, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014 via mobile

We chose this restaurant after reading other reviews and were not disappointed. The service, quality of the food and wines were exceptional. My husband and I were celebrating a special occasion and the staff went out of their way to make our evening extra special. Not to be missed on your visit to Salzburg!

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Salzburg, Austria
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

The food was delicious, maybe the best I've tasted in Austria. The service was friendy. Would definitively recommend to everybody.

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014 via mobile

Wonderful from start to finish. Front of house staff were friendly and attentive without being over the top. They even indulged me in my poor German! We had the menu Esszimmer with wine and we're not disappointed. One of the best pieces of beef (if not the best) I have ever eaten. Wine choices were well thought out and courses... More

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Annemasse, France
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368 reviews 368 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
167 helpful votes 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Very happy I chose TA's number one choice for Salzburg. thanks, fellow reviewers. It is a very attractive place and boasts a staff that is very friendly and efficient. The menus are mostly around 85 euros and the quality is there. The amuse-bouches were especially succulent, idem the bread selection. All dishes were successful, one was quite daring: a raviolo... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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53 reviews 53 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

The first thing you will see when entering the restaurant is the kitchen and you will be welcome by the chef in person. Really well done! We could choose between 4 different menus, a vegi ("green" menu), a meat, a fish (all 5 courses menus), and the gastronomic menu with 7-8 courses. With every menu and each course within each... More

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