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Pescheria Backi

Franz-Josef-Strasse 16b, Salzburg 5020, Austria
+43 662 879778
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (19 reviews)
“branzino” (8 reviews)
“seafood” (18 reviews)
Seafood, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Franz-Josef-Strasse 16b, Salzburg 5020, Austria
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tl;Dr: I usually don't like fish, so when someone deserves a praise from me, it's usually above standard. Backi makes no exception. The good: Fish was superlative. Really. Fresh, savory, totally unexpected in a Bratwurst-und-Kartoffeln town as Salzburg. Simple and well cooked, our dinner was...More

Thank Eugenio Z
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

The ugly place and the Ugly people gave us disgusting food and rude treatment. She will charge double price, we will almost twice as much as a food but charge us, because I am allergic to seafood I told her that I was the only...More

Thank han g
Reviewed 16 December 2017

What other reviewers say about the “confusion” of dining at the Pescheria Backi is all true—there is a “system” and as a first time guest, you actually don’t know how the system works. There is no menu and choosing a wine is like—what do you...More

Thank oborozuki
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Visited Pescheria Backi tonight and the Zander was a delight. Very nice Atmosphere and super efficient service on top of it. 👍👍👍👍👍

Thank Giggelsteiner
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Special and unique place in Salzburg. A must-go for people who like fish. I am not even sure if they have a menu, I have always just ordered by talking to the owner, who offered me the specialties of the day or discussed what fresh...More

Thank Simon R
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

I visited this restaurant at late night, and tried to have dinner with my mother. But one of the staff picked on my with seats with no reason 3 times. And finally made is to sit just next to one chinese family who were enjoying...More

1  Thank Samo S
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

What a bizarre , even uncomfortable experience . Recommended and booked by our hotel , we looked forward to eating here . When we arrived ,there were two other tables occupied , and three other tables gradually followed us . Usually, I rate the quality...More

3  Thank Mangewell
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

So I wandered in here alone at the tail end of a business trip after other colleagues had left, and honestly at the end of a long, bad day. I was getting nervous because Salzburg kitchens all close at 10 and it was 9:30 and...More

Thank Savannah P
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Our (wonderful & regular) hotel told us that this was a fairly new gourmet experience just over the road. We arrived in Salzburg late in the evening with might be called a little hunger (we eat smaller meals anyway). Having decided against the other mainly...More

Thank Al S
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Highly recommended by our hotel. Twice. We give it a mixed review - great food but confusing service. If we knew and had followed "the Backi system" we would have probably given Backi a "5". However, because this was our first visit neither the staff...More

Thank tlt55bird
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Franz-Josef-Strasse 16b, Salzburg 5020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Salzburg
  • Phone Number: +43 662 879778
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