If you’re visiting Salzburg as a whole, you’re bound to find yourself in one of the city’s many bars, where the atmosphere is friendly and convivial between locals and tourists. The trick is to know where to find the best places in Salzburg to make the most of it.
What are the best bars in Salzburg?
In this article, you’ll discover the best places to go out in Salzburg, so you can get in touch with the locals for a few drinks. If you’re interested in other good addresses, we’ve written an article on the 10 best restaurants in Salzburg to discover Austrian gastronomy.
1. StageBar Salzburg
Here’s a little cocktail bar in Salzburg where you can spend a convivial evening with lots of locals. StageBar Salzburg is a great place to catch some live music with a drink in hand. The address is Chiemseegasse 2, 5020, and we recommend a visit.
2. Bellinis Salzburg
Although frequented by tourists, this pretty Salzburg bar offers a pleasant setting for a drink in the city center. The good atmosphere and the lovely, sincere smiles of the waitresses create a peaceful atmosphere during your visit. We recommend Mirabellplatz 4, 5020.
3. Das Weinamt
Das Weinamt is a pretty little Salzburg bar with a small terrace on the edge of the pedestrian zone. Don’t hesitate to order local wines from their extensive drinks menu.
The friendly staff will be happy to give you the best advice on which wine to take for a great discovery. Enjoy your tasting at Berg Str. 18, 5020.
4. The MOZART Bistro
When you visit The MOZART Bistro, you’ll appreciate the elegant decor that creates a cosy, friendly atmosphere. The staff will offer you a wide choice of high-quality spirits and cocktails at prices higher than elsewhere.
The comfort of the place and the atmosphere created by the waiters will make you want to stay for more than one drink. You’ll have a great time in this Salzburg bar at Franz-Josef-Straße 27, 5020.
5. Mentor’s Bar Kultur
Mentor’s Bar Kultur is a Salzburg bar where you can meet Salzburg’s youth and share your experiences of this beautiful city. It’s a great place to meet up with friends and try the house cocktails made by experienced waiters. The address is Gstättengasse 3, 5020.
6. Amadeus Salzach-Insel-Bar
The Amadeus Salzach-Insel-Bar is another cocktail bar that we recommend for its global atmosphere created by its young, dynamic and friendly clientele.
Set on the banks of the Salzach River, it’s the perfect place to spend a romantic evening if you’re a couple. Meet at Franz Josef Kai / Anlegestelle Amadeus 5020
7. Boomerang Pub
If you go to Fürbergstraße 26, 5020, you’ll be drinking your local beer in the company of locals, as the Boomerang Pub is a meeting place for local regulars.
This little Salzburg bar is a great way to blend in with the locals. You’ll be warmly welcomed by the managers and enjoy being in direct contact with Austrians.
8. Rieger Weinloft
This establishment is a cross between a bar and a wine store. Lovers of fine wines will appreciate this address for its wide variety of local wines.
The friendly manager will be happy to advise you on how to taste the right wine for you, and why not go home with a good bottle.
Don’t hesitate to visit this interesting bar at Bayerhamerstraße 18, 5020
9. Gillis OneRoomBar
If you go to Gillis OneRoomBar, you’ll meet Gilli, Salzburg’s very own bar owner. In a relaxed and friendly atmosphere, Gilli will take the time to chat with you and find out how your stay in Salzburg is going.
The atmosphere is so friendly that people usually stay for more than one drink. The address is Imbergstraße 11, 5020.
10. Daimler’s Bar
Let’s end the list with a cosy bar in Salzburg, where you can enjoy grilled meats and burgers. There’s also a wide choice of drinks at reasonable prices. A great way to eat and drink overlooking the river in pleasant surroundings. A great night out at Giselakai 17, 5020.
Discover the best places to go out in Salzburg
Now you know where to go for a cheap drink with friends or as a couple in Salzburg. It’s the best way to meet and mingle with the locals during your stay in Austria.
We also suggest you discover our article on the best hotels in Salzburg. Carefully selected places, with the sole aim of offering you the best value for money.