The top 10 list of the best restaurants in Innsbruck

Innsbruck is a city with a lot of charm, history and culture. But it also has a lot to offer in terms of cuisine. Whether traditional Tyrolean cuisine, international specialties or modern fusion creations, you will find something for every taste here. In this blog post we present our top 10 best restaurants in Innsbruck that you should definitely try.


1. Restaurant Sitzwohl
The Restaurant Sitzwohl is a real insider tip for everyone who likes to eat creatively and seasonally. The kitchen team uses regional ingredients to conjure up sophisticated dishes that impress both visually and in terms of taste. The atmosphere is cozy and stylish, the service friendly and attentive. A highlight is the open kitchen, where you can watch the chefs at work.

2. Chez Nico
If you're in the mood for French cuisine, Chez Nico is the right place for you. The small bistro in the heart of the old town offers a changing menu with classic and modern dishes from France. From the Quiche Lorraine to the Coq au Vin to the Crème Brûlée, everything is included. There is also a fine selection of French wines and cheeses.

3. Die Wilderin
Die Wilderin is a restaurant for everyone who likes to eat game. As the name suggests, the focus is on game dishes from local hunts, which are prepared with a lot of love and skill. Whether deer, deer or wild boar, everything a game lover's heart desires is served here. But vegetarian and vegan options are also available.

4. Lichtblick
The Lichtblick is a restaurant with a spectacular view. It is located on the 7th floor of the Rathausgalerien building and offers panoramic views over the city and the mountains. The ambience is modern and elegant, the cuisine is international and diverse. From pasta to steak to sushi, there is something for everyone. A special experience is the breakfast at Lichtblick, which is offered every Sunday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

5. Ludwig
The Ludwig is a restaurant for burger fans. There are no run-of-the-mill burgers here, but rather creative creations with high-quality ingredients and homemade sauces. Whether beef, chicken, lamb or veggie, everyone will find their favorite burger here. There are also crispy fries, fresh salads and delicious shakes. The Ludwig is a casual and cozy place to feast and chill out.

6. Machete - Burrito Kartell
The Machete - Burrito Kartell is a paradise for everyone who loves Mexican food. Here you can find burritos, tacos, quesadillas and more in different variations and sizes. You can put together your own burrito or choose from the options provided. The food is fresh, tasty and spicy, the portions are generous and the price is fair.

7. Pad Thai
Pad Thai is an authentic Thai restaurant in Innsbruck. Here you can enjoy the diversity and richness of Thai cuisine. From soups to salads to curries, there is everything a Thailand fan's heart desires. The dishes are spicy, aromatic and exotic, the ingredients are fresh and high quality.

8. Pizzeria Salute
The Pizzeria Salute is an institution in Innsbruck. The best pizzas in the city have been baked here for over 30 years. The pizzas are thin, crispy and juicy, the dough is prepared fresh daily and topped with high-quality ingredients. The selection is huge, from classic to unusual. The Pizzeria Salute is always busy, so a reservation is recommended.

9. Stiftskeller
The Stiftskeller is a historic restaurant in the former Stift Wilten monastery. The restaurant is divided into several rooms, each with its own charm. The cuisine is traditional Tyrolean, with a focus on meat and dumpling dishes. The portions are hearty and tasty, and the prices are reasonable. The Stiftskeller is an ideal place for a cozy meal in a historical ambience.

10. Weinhaus Happ
The Weinhaus Happ is a renowned restaurant in the old town of Innsbruck. The restaurant is housed in an old town house from the 15th century and has several rooms with different flair. The cuisine is upscale and creative, with regional ingredientsen and seasonal products. The wine list is extensive and offers a selection of Austrian and international wines.

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