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$$ - $$$, , European
Viehhofen 148, Viehhofen 5752, Austria
+43 664 3561746
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“superb food” (2 reviews)
“apres ski” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Austrian, Bar, European, Central European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Viehhofen 148, Viehhofen 5752, Austria
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

We two septuagenarians spent three hours walking up the Hecherberg - really hard - but the Hecherhuette appeared like an angel with the most refreshing beer and wonderfully warm welcome. But the local steak ('Hechersteak') was to die for! We've not had better - even...More

1  Thank Marion H
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Lovely traditional mountain lodge. The most friendly bar I have been in. Great atmosphere, staff, food and location. If your lucky the Welsh man will be looking after you.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Stopped off for lunch here on beautiful Viehhofen 68 run (2018 is a special snow year). Friendly and welcoming service with good food. Super views from terrace.

Thank LandyUK
Reviewed 15 February 2018

one of the best mountain restaurants I have been to. very good and friendly service. fantastic food.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Now this little gem is a well hidden treasure, and thank god for that! I've been visiting Saalbach Hinterglemm for years, and the slopes down to Hecherhuette is quite often closed due to lack of snow. You can probably get up here by car from...More

1  Thank Ørjan T
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely location overlooking the valley two thirds of the way down piste 68. Well worth stopping off at. Great food and atmosphere on the balcony area. Efficient friendly service and good value.

Thank Dominic S
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We were on our way down route 68 to Viehhofen with friends who have been before who said we just have to stop here for their famous drink. It is a shot which they light. You wait till it burns out then drink in one...More

1  Thank jude9999_10
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We stopped here for coffee whilst out walking. Great location and stunning views. The waitress was very welcoming and helpful. They serve evening meals and have an outdoor pool for use by their guests. She said it was best to book after 6pm. Very uplifting...More

Thank rubenskibble2014
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic apres ski - party all around! Great food! Rooms absolutely sufficient and better than expected for a cosy hotel in the middle if the mountain. Directly next to the slope to Viehhofen so optimal given good snow conditions. If no skiing possible cheap oncall...More

Thank Blindfish180
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

At last run 68 was open and we got to experience the food in Hecherhuette. Superb food on both occasions - made a point of heading there for lunch on our last days skiing in Saalbach area. Well worth a visit

Thank RobP53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Austrian, Bar, European, Central European, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Viehhofen 148, Viehhofen 5752, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  Viehhofen
  • Phone Number: +43 664 3561746
  • E-mail
Welcome to the cozy mountain inn "Hecherhutte" in the beautiful village Viehofen. Our mountain inn is located at an altitude of 1250m. Enjoy our local specialties on the sunny terrace. A relaxed atmosphere with a beautiful view promises an unforgettable day. Located on the slopes of Viehofen, we offer the perfect location for all ski enthusiasts.
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