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Restaurants and taverns in the region

Take a seat and enjoy some culinary indulgence in the welcoming environs of the restaurants and taverns of the Murau-Kreischberg region, where freshly prepared, regional dishes are on the menu. In addition to first-rate cuisine, some taverns (known as Gaststätte) also offer rooms for overnighting guests. So you've got your accommodation and your board covered in the same place!

Styrian gastronomy

All manner of delicacies are served at the restaurants and taverns of the Murau-Kreischberg region. From the typical "Brettljause" (platter of cold cuts) to the multi-course gourmet meal, local menus offer everything the heart could possibly desire. Dishes are largely prepared using produce from the region. And of course, everything comes with a good helping of honest, down-to-earth hospitality and service.

Various establishments are located at the holiday resorts, on hiking and cycling trails as well as on the slopes, offering a delicious selection of dishes. So you can enjoy a romantic dinner for two or tuck into a hearty meal with the whole family at the different culinary establishments in the Murau-Kreischberg region!


Taverns at a glance

In Stadl an der Mur, visit the Gasthof Murtalerhof or the Gasthof-Pension Ortner for local specialities. The rustic snack hut Da Bräuhauser also offers home-grown produce.

The Gasthaus Winter in Bodendorf has been around since 1152, making it the oldest Gasthaus in Styria. It continues to serve Styrian delicacies today.

In St. Georgen am Kreischberg, traditional establishments offering plenty of seating and regional specialities await you in the form of the Dörflwirt at Ferienpark, the Seppenwirt and the Kreischberg Eck. You've also got the Ristorante Pizzeria Da Silvano and the steakhouse restaurant Pfiff, if you feel like trying something a bit different.

The Gasthof Schafferwirt in Kaindorf supplies first-rate dishes made from the finest produce.

Located directly in the town of Murau are: the Hotel Gasthof Lercher, offering traditional Murau inn culture; the Hotel Gasthof Rosenhof, which serves delicious fish specialities; and the restaurant Zum Brauhaus, dishing up regional and international cuisine.

Then there's the traditional Gasthof Weißes Dach; the down-to-earth Gasthaus Bärenwirt; the Pizzeria Platzhirsch, serving Italian dishes; and the Gasthof Eigidiwirt, where "stopping for a bite to eat becomes an experience", as they themselves say.

Up on the Frauenalpe, why not visit the Hotel Alpengasthof Krische and the Murauerhütte, which are brimming with traditional atmosphere and culinary delights.

The charming "Setz di nieder Stüberl" by the Weirerteich in Laßnitz is an insider's tip for a typical cold snack (Jause).

In addition to excellent dining, the Gasthof Pension Käferhube on the Stolzalpe offers a wonderful panoramic view of Murau and the surrounding mountains.

The Landgasthof Zum Hammerschmied is a popular destination for excursions and holidaymakers in Ranten.