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Certificate of Excellence2016 Winner


Austrian, European, Central European
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

It’s well worth walking 10 minutes outside the town to find this gem of a restaurant. It’s in a quiet, ‘backwater’ area of town but the meal we had was pretty exceptional. There’s a small menu before 6pm which we found perfectly adequate for what...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank liverbirdJ53
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Do not miss it. For family of 5 we paid 60 euros. Every plate had more than planty. Even the kids menue would be too much for an adult. Food is very good and fine arranged. The personal is extreamly friendly and we had realy...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Irena B
Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

The waiter was very welcoming and went out of his way to translate the menu for us. He brought a complimentary starter of cream of ginger and carrot soup. The main courses too were excellent and the vanilla pancakes served with strawberries and ice cream...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Mabel N
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Not really located in the centre of Lienz, but if you find it you will be spoiled with good traditional food.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Chris H
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Food was ok. Also nice local, handmade desserts. Be aware that between 2pm and 6pm they have limited offer of food.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Boštjan V
Reviewed August 5, 2017

Kirchenwirt is situated a bit out of center, near town church and cementary, and has nice terrace with stream passing by. Food is very good - we had spare ribs, and beef rolls. Both dishes are good for recommending, and portions are plentiful. Thumbs up...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank iveq_zg
Reviewed December 3, 2015

The Kirchenwirt restaurant is slightly out of town opposite the main church of St Andre in Lienz, next to the cemetery. There is some parking directly outside, but it’s also quite nice to walk from the town centre along the river in summer months to...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank AdventureAustria
Reviewed September 24, 2015

This place while rated the best restaurant by Lonely Planet, pretty much disappointed us on our recent visit. The food taste is at best average with choices of local Austrians food and European food while prices are quite high and the decoration is not so...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Suwatss
Reviewed September 7, 2015

Kirchenwirt is a bit out of centre but has a very nice garden with a small creek swooshing by. Waiters were friendly and the menu featuring many local specialities, but unfortunately food was decent, but not too exciting.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank ChP85
Reviewed September 7, 2015

This restaurant is not very typical Austrian - meant in the very best way. The serving of the food is very delicious and very exciting - and everything tastes wonderful. The service is great and if you ever go to Lienz, please do yourself a...More

Date of visit: July 2015
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