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Karwendelstrasse 83, Pertisau, Eben am Achensee 6213 Pertisau, Austria
+43 5243 5454
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  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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Bar, Seafood, European, Central European, Grill
Karwendelstrasse 83, Pertisau, Eben am Achensee 6213 Pertisau, Austria
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Essbar is small restaurant located in Hotel Sonnenhof. It has about 20-25 seats in bar like setting with high chairs and a modern Austrian style. Staff is friendly and correct. Owner/chef comes to the table to present the fish and meat that are available. The...More

Thank Hedy T
Reviewed 28 December 2017

It was a magical, special and traditional Christmas celebration. Traveled all the way from London just to celebrate in a special traditional Austrian way.

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Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

This is a fine dining place. Very good food and service. They also have a salad bar with great fish and many types of breads. To me, this was the best restaurant on the vacation in terms of taste, service and atmosphere. The cost is...More

Thank Tal Y
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Superb food and top sommelier, perfect red wine advised to accompany our fish menu. Cosy easy-going staff and atmosphere. A must-visit small fab restaurant, early reservation required.

Thank Dianne S
Reviewed 12 September 2016

A restaurant in a mid-size family run hotel in the Alpine town of Pertisau. The space for Essbar was relatively small but cozy with a modern touch. A gentleman (which we later learned was the owner) showed us different raw meat and fish filets and...More

Thank CJ827
Reviewed 10 August 2016

A cross between traditional Bavarian feel, complete with dress and a cozy atmosphere and a modern edge the food has. Quite a few dishes had Asian influence which made a nice change from more traditional type food. The food was of amazing quality, simply one...More

1  Thank pandascope
Reviewed 8 August 2016

The Pertisau area, at least on our visit, is not blessed with great restaurants. The Essbar is the one shining exception- it is excellent.This family run restaurant is worth a significant detour its that good in my view. The patron and chef, Herr Huber personally...More

1  Thank Amerdav
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Great food, lovely staff, small intimate restaurant. Fantastic for fish lovers like us. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Morrovalle
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Recommendation by a local for a special birthday dinner at this exquisite restaurant. First time for me at this lovely restaurant in Pertisau, Achensee, Austria. The service was splendid and the food excellent. The Chef himself comes around to the tables and recommends and presents...More

Thank Gisela B
Reviewed 4 February 2016

I found this place on Tripadvisor web-site, and best recommendation was that Essbar is introduced by local people. From our experience, we can confirm that it's best restaurant at Achensee and one of the best places, which we ever visited before. food quality is the...More

Thank Alexandr S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$47
Bar, Seafood, European, Central European, Grill
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karwendelstrasse 83, Pertisau, Eben am Achensee 6213 Pertisau, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Tirol  >  Eben am Achensee  >  Pertisau
  • Phone Number: +43 5243 5454
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The best natural products, perfect storage and fine herbs that accentuate the natural taste – our dishes are an expression of the national and regional culture. This is the motto of our à la carte restaurant ESSBAR. Enjoy, sit & relax like at home – in the ESSBAR Hotel bar & gourmet à la carte restaurant at the Hotel Sonnenhof in Pertisau am Achensee.
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