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The Heart of Joy Cafe

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Franz-Josef-Strasse 3, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 890773
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8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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148 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Far from the madding crowd and the excess of meat products which abound in Austria, this cafe is an oasis of calm. We had breakfast before the Sound of Music tour and it was a lovely start to the day. Vegan and vegetarian and completely delicious. It's good and good for you ❤️

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Thank Cass2007
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place. Relaxing and the food is great! The little cards that come with the food are a nice touch. Amazing sweet potato soup and berry nut cake!

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Thank AnaFrancoPT
Lexington, Kentucky
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Heart of Joy Cafe because Cafe Fingerlos was full and didn't accept any walk-ins for breakfast. I was very pleased with the new choice. The service was fast and friendly. The food was healthy and fresh. This is the place for vegans and vegetarians. I ordered the omelette with veggies. I would go again.

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Thank tyang01
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

1) Easy to find 2) sublime ambience 3) very courteous staff even when really packed 4) mouth watering and appetizing food.. My go to place post my excursions out of Salzburg - and my got- I ordered - Indian Lassi OR yogurt drink with mango and cardamom = 3,40 €; Hot chocolate yummy 3,90 €; “The Heart of Joy” salad... More 

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Thank 365Preeti
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We (three friends-one male and two females) have visited this cafe during a short trip to Salzburg in November 2016. We were just looking for a place to have a tee or coffee and walked across the street from Sheraton Congress Center. The place is quite, clean, and inviting. Once being in the café we were greeted by an employee... More 

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Thank Goran M
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

is a must visit, their snacks are excellent. a lot variety in comparation to others restaurants which offers just a few "veggie" plates

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Thank Andres E
Nelson, New Zealand
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

I stumbled upon this cafe on the way back to my hostel from town & I'm so glad I did. Its bright, light & relaxed vibe is really welcoming, the staff are friendly & helpful & the menu is in both German & English. As a vegan restaurant they have a really good range of dishes that are all delicious... More 

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Waterlooville,UK
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

What a find, cushions and blankets for outdoor seating, luckily not needed as we had such beautiful weather. Breakfast for two was €20 for scrambled egg, Lattes and freshly squeezed OJ, we loved the presentation and its great to know all their produce is organic and freshly made - no microwave used! Highly recommend, can't fault it.

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Thank BlackRat1046
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

The food was lovely, with lots of different options and varieties between vegetarian and vegan. The coffee was different but pleasant. It was a lovely experience with great service. You may struggle if you don't speak much German as they didn't really know how to speak anything but german. They could not say much in English. But overall a great... More 

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Thank Amelia J
sactown
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

I wish this place had more offerings- they only had a few sandwiches to choose from when I came in the afternoon. I had their goat cheese/tomatoe/lettuce sandwich- pretty good. I really enjoyed their beetroot juice- very good! Their vegan (and some of them raw) cakes looked delicious but I was full at that point- I meant to go back.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Franz-Josef-Strasse 3, Salzburg 5020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
  • Phone Number: +43 662 890773

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?