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Niemetz

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Austrian, Cafe, European
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Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz 11, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 843367
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10:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
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Salzburg, Austria
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Close to the Festspiel Haus and at the entrance of th Neutor it is a very typical Austrian Viennese Cafe. The interieur is as you can expect it pastry selection is big and of high quality. During summer you can sit outside on the patio maybe while waiting to get som tickets for the Festivals from the official ticket office... More 

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Thank Dietmar S
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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358 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

we found this cafe after walking through the city and just decided to go inside for a coffee. We were in for a surprise, even though there were not many choices left on what concerned to cakes we still had a nice meal as you can see in the pics. The cafe itself is really beautiful. The only downside was... More 

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Thank rmcc83
Kiev, Ukraine
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50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Maybe, many-many years ago, let's say at the end of 18th and early 19th century it was fashionable place for madams and their companions to have a cup of coffee and to gossip about the latest news. That was the picture in my mind while we were waiting for coffee and cakes. But, the first gulp of my coffee had... More 

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Thank StarRanger
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

On a recent day trip to Salzburg, my wife, son and I popped into this on-the-surface inviting cafe in search of lunch. Alarm bells rang because we were the only people inside, and with hindsight we should have made a discrete exit there and then. Bizarrely (it was 12 noon and lunch time), few of the items listed in the... More 

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Thank johnheeleys6
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Café Niemetz used to be a grat place to grab a nice cup of coffee downtown. The garden out back is still very nice to sit in and the decor is still...let's say frilly and pink. It still has the touch of an old-timey coffee house but, oh my, the service has plummeted drastically! Waitresses look grimy and unkempt, wearing... More 

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Thank Eva W
Darmstadt, Germany
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2015

Very attentive service, tasty traditional Austrian cakes and one justifiedly legendary Kardinalschnitt. Only good memories with this place and the events around my visits there.

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Thank Gan_H
Florence, Italy
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5 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Nice and comfortable place, however not very polite service. In addition wrong bill with higher price ( wrong coffe and water included but not part of my order). Choose another one if you can.

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Thank 73berna
Moscow, Russia
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86 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

The place is rather oldfashioned style, but they serve very decent cafe and good cakes in the centre of Salzburg. Perfect service, the interior is not my style, at all.

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Thank flare31
Toronto, Canada
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66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

Stopped in here on our way back to our accommodation and had a pretty mediocre experience. First lady who served us was pretty impatient and gruff (maybe b/c a huge tour group entered right behind us) but the other two ladies were nice. As for the desserts -- average, at best. Banana chocolate cake was nice-ish, a bit sweet, but... More 

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Edinburgh, Scotland
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217 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014

Don't come here if you dislike pink or any degree of fussiness, because the Niemetz has both in spades. It has red-and-gilt chairs, pink marbled pillars, mirrors everywhere and even fake organ pipes(!) but also friendly, smiling service, good coffee and a range of the usual Austrian cakes. We enjoyed the theatricality of it all and the quietness after the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Austrian, Cafe, European
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herbert-von-Karajan-Platz 11, Salzburg 5020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
  • Phone Number: +43 662 843367

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