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Saran Essbar

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Judengasse 10 | Altstadt / Mönschberg, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 846628
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a delicious lunch there in plain Boxing day! The schnitzel was amazing, and the price is very good!

Thank RobertaAraujo13
Oakham, United Kingdom
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184 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Visited here during the Christmas market and wanted to sit down for a meal! A menu with traditional Austrian dishes did not disappoint. Service was good and prompt, with very good, tasty food.

Thank The Teacher7
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Food and the Price is nice especially the schnitzel. The 2 Asian Guys were very nice and welcomed us. The Chef even asked how the food was. Good thing is, every time we pass by Saran Essbar, they wave at us and smile.👍🏽

Thank Mark O
Perth, Australia
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89 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I went in because small restaurants with tablecloths reassure me. The food and service were very acceptable. I can only conclude some of the bad reviews were from tourists with different budgets or expectations. It's a small restaurant. To ask to drink your own water or not to order a main course is just not on for a small operation.... More 

Thank gmgilchrist
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Happened upon this restaurant in the summer with my family while vacationing from Ontario, Canada. The prices were reasonable and the selection of food good. We ordered the schnitzel with beer and found it to be very good. The chef even came out and greeted and checked on us. The owner served us personally. We enjoyed our experience so much... More 

Thank vranaone
Peoria, IL
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We stopped mid-afternoon for a dessert and coffee. The waiter/owner told us that they are not that kind of place, but he would serve us anyway. After he brought our food, he stopped by to lecture us in a very condescending way about what type of place we should have gone to. Don't worry, we won't be back!

2 Thank pumpkin51
San Francisco, California
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29 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Very disappointed. I saw the rating thought it is OK to try, especially when there's Rick Steve's picture outside. What a joke! The beef goulash is not Austrian like the owner claims. The waiter was nice but that can't make up for 16.80 euros of this meal that taste nothing like Austrian or any beef goulash I have ever had.... More 

Thank Wendy F
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We ordered typical Austrian dishes for lunch. Food was tasty. Unfortunately at the time when we were there, there was some problem in the kitchen which distracted the chef. Table service was slow as we waited for about 10 minutes before we were given the menu. We will revisit this restaurant for its good food.

Thank STChwee
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Bad behavior / poor food menu / chargeable for table cleaning / absolutely is wasted time and money/ not recommend at all

Thank Salah H
Sydney, Australia
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I'm always a fan of good deals and I was excited finding a schnitzel meal for EUR9.90. However this offer isn't a good deal in the end. The portion was small, one 4cm piece of lettuce and similar size beetroot, around a teaspoon of cranberry sauce and the schnitzel didn't have enough breadcrumb coating. The ambiance was nice although stuffy... More 

Thank Raph S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Austrian, European, German, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Judengasse 10 | Altstadt / Mönschberg, Salzburg 5020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
  • Phone Number: +43 662 846628

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?