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Bistro Pienzenau

Via Pienzenau 6, 39012, Merano, Italy
+39 0473 236649
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 22, 2017
“5 stars ”
May 30, 2018
“beautiful location, but food and service must be improved”
Open Now
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Italian, Healthy, Mediterranean, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Via Pienzenau 6, 39012, Merano, Italy
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Reviewed May 30, 2018

We stopped for lunch here on our way to the Botanical Gardens on a Saturday in April, as we were attracted by the beauty of the castle and the garden. We got seated in the upper part, where there are 5-6 tables. ordered the drinks...More

Thank lenamartina
CastelPienzenau, Manager at Bistro Pienzenau, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Lena Martina, we appreciate your review and are sorry if you were not satisfied. The extended waiting time was due to your early arrival since our kitchen opens at 12.30 and as I remember you arrived around 12.00 and it was communicated that the...More

Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

The Bistro is a hidden gem in Merano . The magical setting in a castle surrounded by century old trees is enchanting . I was welcomed by a friendly staff that was attentive and knowledgeable. The service was impeccable . The Menu has a variety...More

Thank Lucas R
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

The Bistro Pienzenau is located in a beautiful romantic Garden and in an old castle like renovated house. The staff is very friendly and good, but the food is is highly different quality. Wherease the fish was good the veal was below average. Maybe the...More

Thank Thomas I
CastelPienzenau, Direttore generale at Bistro Pienzenau, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2017

Thank you for your review, we are happy that you enjoyed the place and staff and are sorry that you didn't enjoy all of the food. We would have been happy to change the veal with something else or take it back as there must...More

Reviewed October 11, 2016

Our hotel recommended this bistro, in a lovely garden setting, and we were very pleased we went. The food was fresh, delicious, and beautifully served. I had the grilled salmon and my husband had the lamb chops, both perfectly cooked. We were tempted by the...More

Thank Louise313
Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

I had dinner here and found ov that the surrounding was great to visit epecially during the day time.Excellent food and service.I hope I will come back soon

Thank Gregorius S
Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

Just great! Good Service, good food, highly recommended!👍😉 A lush garden, very privat all kind of people a welcome to that place.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed October 12, 2014

We ate here in late summer and sat outside in the beautiful gardens. The food is innovative Italian cuisine which has obviously been prepared with care and thought using the best ingredients. We started out with a chickpea soup and grilled peppers and followed with...More

2  Thank ermanaricus
Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

Very nice place, very good food. There could be a more wine in the glass for 4,80€. We liked it a lot.

2  Thank lamaditx
Reviewed March 9, 2014

That´s the place to be in Merano! The location is amazing, the service is great – needless to say: the food and wines are wonderful! If you want to spend a relaxed yet classy evening in a familiar atmosphere and in a place where local...More

1  Thank FlashLinde
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Pienzenau 6, 39012, Merano, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Trentino-Alto Adige  >  Province of South Tyrol  >  Merano
  • Phone Number: +39 0473 236649
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At the Bistro of Pienzenau Castle you can enjoy fine South Tyrolean , Italian and international cuisine. We produce an excellent wine, grape and applejuice. The perfect location for lunch and dinner or for a refreshing drink in the garden surrounded by a huge park.
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