© Photo Upper Austria Tourism/Bad Ischl/Katrin Kerschbaumer: Vegetables in the pan at the Siruskogl Inn in Bad Ischl.

How the Salzkammergut tastes


Dining in the Salzkammergut

Culinary in the Salzkammergut is a pleasure. Everything that the Austrian cuisine has to offer is put on the table, and perhaps a bit more. Because origin, seasonality and regional products are the main players in the kitchens of the Salzkammergut. Whether in a traditional inn, at a hip food truck or in an upscale gastronomy - the food in the Salzkammergut convinces with down-to-earthness, refinement and freshness. This is how the flavors taste between mountains and lakes!

© Photo Oberösterreich Tourismus GmbH/Matthias Klugsberger: Eating at the restaurant "Das Attersee" in the Salzkammergut.
Eating in the restaurant Das Attersee in the Salzkammergut. There is a platter of food on the wooden table. Four people are tasting the food. Only the hand of two people can be seen. A woman and a man are visible in the picture and are tasting with their forks. There are drinks like beer at the table.



Dining for everyone in the Salzkammergut!



Throughout the year, various culinary highlights await you in the Salzkammergut - from freshly caught lake fish to sweet gingerbread.

Under the motto "Salt in the soup", you can once again experience the culinary diversity of the region with all your senses at next year's Genussfrühling and taste dishes on the theme of "Salt - Water - Fish".

© Photo Upper Austria Tourism/AtterseeAttergau/Michael Grössinger: Close-up of plum cake in Steinbach am Attersee in the Salzkammergut.
Close-up of plum cake sprinkled with sugar in Steinbach am Attersee in the Salzkammergut.

Salzkammergut recipes

Salzkammergut recipes

Bring the taste of the Salzkammergut into your kitchen! Have fun cooking!

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With love and dedication our direct marketers produce and refine regional products. You will find an overview of regional farmers' markets and weekly markets as well as of all farmers, farms, manufactories and other culinary artists where you can buy regional specialties directly from the producers.

© Photo Upper Austria Tourism/Mondsee-Irrsee/Michael Grössinger: Eggs from the organic farm Bunte Hühner at Mondsee in Salzkammergut.
A woman with an egg basket at the organic farm Bunte Hühner at Mondsee in Salzkammergut, holding an egg in her right hand.

Freshly produce

Freshly produce

Try and taste!

In the Salzkammergut farmers, gatsronomers and self-producers offer regional, organic and sustainable products.

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© Fruit and vegetable stall at the weekly market in Bad Ischl. Several women stand in front of the stall and examine the goods.
Weekly market in Bad Ischl

Farmers & weekly markets

Farmers & weekly markets

Regional delicacies

Bread, meat, fish, fresh dairy products and much more are offered at the regional markets.

All markets


Whether a nice glass of wine, a colorful cocktail, a cool beer or a non-alcoholic mocktail - in the Salzkammergut there are many ways to end the day. Enjoy first-class drinks and spend a nice time with your loved ones in a relaxed atmosphere.

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© Summer Night St. Wolfgang 2022

Bars and nightclubs

Bars and nightclubs

Party and celebrate in the Salzkammergut

© Photo Upper Austria Tourism/Traunsee-Almtal/Stefan Mayerhofer: Master brewer Thomas Lugmayr takes wort out of a brew kettle at the Schloss Eggenberg brewery in Vorchdorf in the Salzkammergut.
A master brewer takes wort out of a brew kettle at the Schloss Eggenberg brewery in Vorchdorf in the Salzkammergut region by means of a vessel attached to a metal rod; the woman next to him looks on with interest.

Breweries in the Salzkammergut

Breweries in the Salzkammergut

Taste the regional beers of the Salzkammergut!

All breweries


For us it is the taste of home, for guests the unadulterated taste of the Salzkammergut: Gourmets experience unique moments of pleasure in the Salzkammergut - from the first to the last day. Do you love good food? Then book your gourmet trip to the Salzkammergut now and follow your "Seensucht" for good taste!

© Photo Salzkammergut Tourismus/Kerschbaumer Katrin: Sunset at Lake Attersee
A couple is sitting in deckchairs on a jetty at Lake Attersee. They are enjoying a drink in the sunset.

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© Steckerlfische Salz in der Suppe - Salzkammergut Cooking Catrin
Eine Frau im Dirndlkleid hält einen Teller voller Steckerlfische.

Salz in der Suppe

Salz in der Suppe

Celebrate with us the precious treasures of the culinary in the Salzkammergut and satisfy your desire for nature, regionality and authenticity.

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Finest delights in the Salzkammergut

Culinary delights in the Salzkammergut invite you to actively experience a great variety and strong regional traits. Culinary delights and traditional food production are an inseparable pair in the Salzkammergut. Our direct marketers prove this every day.


The taste of Salzkammergut

Local fish come fresh to the table with us. Spicy and mild cheeses from cow, goat and sheep refine many a dish and homemade sausage specialties, fresh meat and spicy wood-fired bread convince with the highest quality: This is good taste from our farms in the Salzkammergut. These regional specialties are handmade according to a long tradition and find their way into the cooking pots of many restaurants and inns in the Salzkammergut.

Crystal clear lakes and countless mountains and alpine pastures characterize the natural scenery of the Salzkammergut. The active experience of the magnificent natural landscape is in the foreground for many guests, and we know: Exercise makes you hungry! After your adventures and cultural experiences in the Salzkammergut, let us spoil you with culinary delights in our cozy guest rooms. Experience genuine hospitality and enjoy the Salzkammergut with all your senses. Our hosts look forward to welcoming you!


"Enjoy life, eat well and laugh often."

- Unknown


© Photo Upper Austria Tourism/Lake Wolfgang/Michael Grössinger: Fisherman Nikolaus Höplinger with a freshly caught pike on the boat at Lake Wolfgang....
Fisherman Nikolaus Höplinger from Fischerei Höplinger on a boat at Lake Wolfgang in the Salzkammergut. He holds a freshly caught pike in his hand, with the lake and the landscape in the background.
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