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Oberforsthof Alm

Alpendorf 12 | 5600 St. Johann, St Johann im Pongau 5600, Austria
+43 6412 6396
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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German, Austrian, European, Central European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Alpendorf 12 | 5600 St. Johann, St Johann im Pongau 5600, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying nearby and had chosen this restaurant as one of several possible places to eat, having read various reviews prior to coming on holiday. We were not disappointed. The food was excellent. We felt our meal was very good value - We had...More

Thank Jo C
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Located on a picturesque spot with lovely view of the mountains especially if you sit in the glass enclosed balcony. Variety of well made traditional Austrian appetizers and entrees. Interesting venison dishes which were well made.Service was slow, in part they seemed to have few...More

Thank oncodocus
Reviewed 22 May 2017

I came here while on a short trip to St Johann. The views are spectacular and the decor inside and out is warm cosy and inviting. You can sit on the terrace or inside with full glass surround so you dont miss out. I had...More

Thank Kim H
Schuetze1984, Manager at Oberforsthof Alm, responded to this reviewResponded 23 May 2017

Dear Kim, we are really happy that you like our cozy restaurant! We try always the best to give our clients a warm and friendly welcome... also we appreciate that you give us such a great feedback! We hope to welcome you soon at our...More

Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

I recommend this restaurant as a top 1-2 lunch restaurant in the Wagrain / Alpendorf ski area. The food is well prepared and the atmosphere is nice and to the finer side.More

Thank FF_Fair_Feedback
Schuetze1984, Manager at Oberforsthof Alm, responded to this reviewResponded 17 February 2017

Hey Jesper! Tusen Takk for you nice review in Trip Advisor! We are really happy that you enjoyed the stay in our restaurant! We all appreciate your great words and hope to can welcome you soon... Have a safety travel back home and see you...More

Reviewed 22 January 2017

This restaurant, bar, "apres ski" and disco - has everything that You expect to make an Austrian evening (romantic or just by friends). The location is near the city, but still on the piste (in & out) with beautiful view. We had diner in the...More

Thank Henning S
oberforsthofalm, Manager at Oberforsthof Alm, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2017

Thank you very much! We'd like to see you in the oberforsthof Alm again. best regards

Reviewed 22 September 2016

I have been to the "Alm" several times and it has been excellent every single time! The food is super delicious and the wine list as exhaustive as it can get! I love the friendly and authentic staff in their lederhosen and the home-made "Honig-Williams"...More

Thank Tina M
oberforsthofalm, Manager at Oberforsthof Alm, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2016
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Liebe Gäste, vielen Dank für die super Bewertung, diese freut uns sehr :) Wir freuen uns auf einen weiteren Besuch....More

Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great combination of cuisine, wine list and view. Very good service. We have tried several items from the menu, everything really good - both those traditional and modern/ fusion as well. Wine offer is really broad ( too much maybe ) and you can find...More

1  Thank Markitrav
oberforsthofalm, Manager at Oberforsthof Alm, responded to this reviewResponded 27 July 2016
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Liebe Gäste, vielen lieben Dank für die Bewertung. Wir freuen uns auf den nächsten Besuch :-) Mit lieben Grüßen Oberforsthof...More

Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

The food was great, although impossible to finish, even the starter salad was massive. The waitering staff were all very helpful and friendly and the view in the front dinner room was spectacular! The only thing I didn't like about the restaurant was the decorations...More

Thank LenaMarie97
oberforsthofalm, Manager at Oberforsthof Alm, responded to this reviewResponded 4 July 2016
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Lieber Gast, vielen Dank für die nette Bewertung :-) Es freut uns sehr. Auf einen weiteren Besuch freuen wir. Mit...More

Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

After a bad experience at Platzl we decide to try the Oberforsthof restaurant. It was a great surprise eating there! The endless kind of tastes, the various kind of food,the incredible taste of soups and the endless kind of deserts and the service,the service! makes...More

Thank Eli I
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

Till now it was my fourth visit and each time it's going better. Mostly I recommend a garlic soup , burata mozzarella and spear ribs. Very generous dishes and superb service , not to mention a view of Austrian alps.More

Thank zviavron
oberforsthofalm, Manager at Oberforsthof Alm, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2016
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Lieber Gast, vielen lieben Dank für deine Bewertung - es freut uns sehr :-) Auf einen weiteren Besuch, würden wir...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$8 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
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11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alpendorf 12 | 5600 St. Johann, St Johann im Pongau 5600, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Salzburg Region  >  St Johann im Pongau
  • Phone Number: +43 6412 6396
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In a rustic atmosphere offers fine regional and Mediterranean cuisine is celebrated at its best - and just this apparent contradiction makes the Oberforsthof Alm in the Alpine village so popular.
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