The Goldener Hirsch Restaurant on Getreidegasse in Salzburg, Austria, is a well-known eatery that serves traditional Austrian dishes with a modern twist along with American and contemporary cuisine.
This AAA Four Diamond restaurant is located in a building that once housed the stables of a historic townhouse and was home to the local blacksmith shop. It is situated down the street from Mozart’s house in Salzburg.
Simple But Sophisticated Goldener Hirsch Restaurant
The Goldener Hirsch is the perfect choice for a romantic dinner in front of the fireplace. Its charming Austrian décor is both modern and comfortable.
The simple, sophisticated dining room reflects its humble ancestry with rustic Austrian wooden chairs and tables. Today, the restaurant is a favorite to international celebrities, government officials, world-class artists, and everyday folk who still find it hard to believe it was once a blacksmith shop.
For those visiting Salzburg, the restaurant is easy to find. It’s situated on the famous Getreidegasse road in the Hotel Goldener Hirsch. Its across from the Festival Hall and just a short walk from designer boutiques and the Salzach River.
Patrons can get to the Restaurant Goldener Hirsch directly from the Herbert-von-Karajan-Square and the Festival Hall or through the hotel’s main entrance in the Getreidegasse.
Restaurant Golden Hirsch Menu
The Restaurant Golden Hirsch menu offers dishes to please every palate. Appetizers include hors d’oeuvres, marinated salmon with dill mustard sauce, boiled beef in aspic with pumpkin-seed oil and more.
For those who prefer, they have a nice selection of soups for starters. Entrees include fish, traditional Austrian specialties along with main courses like fillet steak in morel cream with vegetables and parsley potatoes.
No matter what you choose, you’ll want to save room for dessert. The house Rigo Jancsi is a favorite, but you can’t go wrong with the apple strudel. To help you make up your mind before you visit, see their complete menu on their website.
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