The best short wine lists in Austria 2021

Here is the guide to the best wine places in Austria with shorter wine lists – less than 250 different labels. These venues were all finalists in Star Wine List of the Year Austria 2021. Check out all the venues and the winning wine lists!

  1. Phone: +43 660 6664260

    Address: Neustiftgasse 3, Gols

    Short Wine List of the Year Austria 2021

    Peter H Müller, the owner and sommelier of this nice and cosy bistro in Gols, has worked in some of the best restaurants in Germany and Austria. He opened up his own little restaurant in 2020 in the small village of Gols, were a lot of wineries are located. This bistro is a true hot spot for all wine travellers looking for good food and a great wine list. Heimlich Wirt won silver in the category Best Short Wine List in Star Wine List of the Year Austria 2021.

  2. Phone: +43 1 5122229

    Address: Dominikanerbastei 17, Wien

    Short Wine List of the Year Austria 2021

    Konstantin Filippou is a Greek-Austrian Michelin star chef, and you can taste his roots on his plates, mainly focusing on fish and seafood. The passion you feel in his dishes, combined with the service-team around sommelier Steffi Wiesner, will guarantee you a beautiful lunch/dinner. Konstantin Filippou won gold for best Short Wine List and silver in Grand Prix in Star Wine List of the Year Austria 2021.

  3. Phone: +43 1 512222910

    Address: Dominikanerbastei 17, Wien

    Short Wine List of the Year Austria 2021

    One of the first bistros in Vienna, with top-notch food and an outstanding wine list. This place was actually the beginning of a new era of gastronomy in Vienna! Konstantin Filippou, the owner of O Boufés, as well as the two-Michelin starred restaurant next door, focuses on biodynamic and natural wines from Austria. Here you can drop by for a glass of wine in the bar, or (if you catch a table) have a nice dinner with friends and a bottle or two. If you are in Vienna during the ​summer, ask for a table outside and enjoy one of the best guest gardens in the city!

  4. Phone: +43 664 1616191

    Address: Zugallistraße 7, Salzburg

    Short Wine List of the Year Austria 2021

    With Paradoxon, Martin Kilga and his family created a nice modern place in the heart of Salzburg. You can walk into his wine room and pick your favourite bottle, and Martin will cook for you the perfect pairing to your wine. And after dinner you can stir yourself a Gin & Tonic, which makes you feel relaxed and as if you were at home. Paradoxon won silver in the category Best Short Wine List in Star Wine List of the Year Austria 2021.

  5. Phone: +43 1 8904665

    Address: Himmelpfortgasse 23, Wien

    Short Wine List of the Year Austria 2021

    The first vegetarian restaurant in Europe with a Michelin star. High-end cuisine with perfect wine- and alcohol-free pairings. Head Chef Paul Ivic is also a wine freak, and he's always looking for new wines to perfectly match his vegetarian dishes. You will not even miss the meat or fish since each of the 8 courses is so intense in flavours. Andre Drechsel, the Head Sommelier, has created a wonderful wine list and the pairings are outstanding. You can also order an alcohol-free pairing, which is the best I ever tried. In the 7th district,​ there's also a bistro version of Tian: a nice casua...

  6. Phone: +43 664 1945379

    Address: Gamlitzer Straße 104, Ehrenhausen

    Short Wine List of the Year Austria 2021

    VINEA won silver in the category Best Short Wine List in Star Wine List of the Year Austria 2021.