The best Austrian wine lists in the UK 2022
Here is the guide to the best spots in the UK to drink Austrian wine. These venues were all finalists in UK Star Wine List of the Year 2022, presented by Austrian Wine. Check out all the venues and the winning wine lists!
The Austrian Wine Marketing Board is based in Vienna, and is a national service body for the Austrian wine industry. The aim is to strategically support, coordinate and maintain quality and sales.
Phone: +44 20 7249 2177
Address: 5 Dalston Lane, London
International Austrian Wine List of the Year, presented by Austrian wine 2022
Newcomer is the home, shop and wine bar of Newcomer Wines, an importer of largely new wave Austrian wine producers, peppered with a few from Germany, Switzerland and France. The drink in and takeaway list is fleshed out further with wines from other importers. The interior and set up is functional and low key, with a small patio garden space for al fresco drinking when the British weather allows. They serve top quality cheese and charcuterie style snacks and often have guest chefs hosting dinners or cooking for a stint.
Phone: +44 20 7290 7600
Address: 8-10 Pollen St, Mayfair, London
New Zealand Wine List of the Year UK, presented by New Zealand wine 2022
Pollen Street Social is the flagship restaurant of the Social group in London, located in Mayfair. Pollen Street Social describes itself as a contemporary bistro with a relaxed fine dining atmosphere. The cuisine is modern and creative European and the wine list at Pollen Street Social follows suit. It’s extensive and offers an impressive by the glass selection – over 50 wines, sake, sweet, fortifies and sparkling all served in different measures between 75ml, 125ml and 175ml – so plenty to suit all budgets and taste buds.
Phone: +44 15396 20264
Address: 44 Main Street, Sedbergh
Austrian Wine List of the Year UK, presented by Austrian wine 2022
Phone: +44 1635 528770
Address: Stockcross, Newbury
California Wine List of the Year UK, presented by Louis M. Martini 2022
A wine-focused (even themed) Relais & Chateaux country house hotel in Berkshire, famous for its cellar of over 30,000 bottles. Owned by Sir Peter Micheal, who has over the years invested in a premium vineyard holding in northern California (Sonoma Coast, Knights Valley and Napa). The main hotel restaurant is classic fine dining, using the best of seasonal British ingredients.
Phone: +44 20 3141 8670
Address: 36 Snowsfields, London
International Medium-Sized List of the Year 2022
Trivet is in a beautiful, calm and minimalist space in Bermondsey, just over the river from the City of London. A joint venture between Isa Bal MS and chef Jonny Lake who met working at the Fat Duck, it’s creative and diverse fine dining with influences from all over. There is a bar space for drinking and snacking and a light-drenched, welcoming dining room. It’s a haven of cool, calm and quality in one of the capital’s most historic and urban neighbourhoods.