The most beautiful terraces and gardens in Salzburg

Beautiful sight from the Steinterrasse

Summer time is terrace time

The summer is at its peak and outdoor lovers know exactly what that means: shorts and t-shirts, warm and bright evenings, soaking up the sun and shady pub gardens … we had a little look in which Salzburg restaurants with terraces and pub gardens you can best chill out in the open air while being indulged in a culinary way.

Beautiful sight from the Steinterrasse

Beautiful sight from the Steinterrasse

Hangar-7 Outdoor Lounge

Outdoor Lounge at Hangar-7 is a true insider tip; Red Bull boss Dietrich Mateschitz’s hangar for his planes is definitely worth a visit. While you are watching the planes getting up in the air and landing on the flight path you will also enjoy the atmosphere under the blue sky. Indulge in the outstandingly delicious specialties – Outdoor Lounge is well known for its BBQ delicacies. The meal can be chosen and combined to your heart’s desire, from the mains to salads and sundaes. Just tick all your desired components and look forward to the delicacies.

Visit Outdoor Lounge, located close to Salzburg Airport, and benefit from the opportunity of a tour through Hangar-7 where you will be able to see all the exhibits for free. From Formula One racing cars to plane rarities and last but not least Felix Baumgartner’s stratus capsule, there is a lot to see.

M32 on Mönchsberg Mountain

Only a few minutes from the old town you will find M32, the restaurant at the Museum of Modern Art on Mönchsberg. From the huge panoramic terrace you will be able to enjoy marvellous views over the city and all the way to Kapuzinerberg. The views are even enhanced by the outstanding menu. In case of rain you can alternatively take a seat in the stylish indoor restaurant, which is in no way inferior to the terrace – the huge panorama windows allow great views even when you sit inside.

Steinterrasse Café.Bar.Lounge

On Salzach’s riverside you will find Steinterrasse on top of Hotel Stein right next to Staatsbrücke. It’s an attractive as well as popular panoramic restaurant. Soothing lounge music, fabulous views over the left side of the old town with Hohensalzburg Castle as well as fine snacks, pastries and drinks make Steinterrasse one of the centre’s most beautiful venues – for breakfasts, afternoon coffees or a lovely evening. The comprehensive tea menu is definitely worth mentioning; it offers exotic mixtures that can also be purchased at the Tea & Co shop on Hagenauerplatz.

In Salzburg’s old town you will find lovely pub gardens, various restaurants and cafes – traditional to international – on every square and around almost every corner if the weather is nice. Just take a seat where you like it best and enjoy a short break during your sightseeing tour in Salzburg.

Augustiner Brewery in Mülln

Good beer, finest snack specialties and a sociable-cosy ambience – that’s what characterises the Augustiner Brewery. Also known as Müllner Bräu this beer garden of the former Augustinian monastery convinces with its huge garden with massive, shady chestnut trees. It has even been awarded Austria’s most beautiful beer garden. Enjoy the typically Austrian way, in every way – the perfect place for a hearty dinner.

Steinlechner – Jedermann’s pub

Salzburg visitors await an enchanting garden for indulging summer moments at the traditional Steinlechner restaurant close to Volksgarten. The restaurant is known for its chicken wings and rib dishes and Schnitzel variations as well as for its seasonal specialties. The garden also comes with a great playground for children.

Look forward to a successful summer city trip to Salzburg that offers so many other recommendable restaurants and bars. We at the Kolping Hostel Salzburg are pleased to share more personal recommendations with you.