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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


Italian, Austrian, Mediterranean, European, Central European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Found Saxifragra as a very welcome oasis on a day that turned out much warmer than we expected. A friendly, comfortable oasis with a great view and the occasional cooling breeze. Very nice. Food was good too: I had a (variation on a) Caprese salad,...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank alanbN9606LR
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

A must visit when staying in Merano. Beautiful location , sitting on the terrace on a glorious sunny day overlooking the valley does not get much better. Food is excellent and is perfectly accompanied by wine from the owners own vineyards ( delicious Chardonnay) ....More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 April 2017

excellent food, lovely service, perfect view in a very tranquil setting. the service and quality of local and home made foods, breads, oils and vines is simply stunning. one of my most favourite spots when in Merano.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank SirAlexCranberrie
Reviewed 9 August 2016

There are two Saxifragas - Kurhaus and Stub'n. Kurhaus is in the city center while Stub'n sits above with a wonderful view. It is a hike but well worth it. They are open for dinner on Wed, Fri, and Sat. We sat on the veranda...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank jackl52
Reviewed 24 October 2015

The Saxifraga lies above Meran on the Tappeinerweg, a famous promenade that already my great grandparents walked on. The food is authentic in a nice atmosphere. It has a beautiful view.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank yolo1209
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Walking along the Tappeinerweg high over Meran is spectacular in itself...then to find such a wonderful place for a break and lunch is special. Excellent food, sitting out on the terrace looking around,the Dolomites and other mountain ranges, everywhere is amazing. Service and atmosphere of...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Anthea H
Reviewed 10 May 2014

A beautiful, old building with an amazing view over Merano and the valley. It would be the perfect place for a light lunch or a drink. Sadly it is grossly overpriced. Admittedly I have only had a tea, but at over 5 Euro, I thought...More

Date of visit: May 2014
3  Thank 497stephanj
Reviewed 29 August 2013

Yeah, it is a bit of a climb, but Saxifraga is very much worth the effort. With a seasonal menu that changes frequently, and a focus on local food producers, it'd be hard to go wrong. And then there are the views over Merano and...More

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank memefactory
Reviewed 27 August 2013

Visited twice, both times when they were cooking outdoors to order. Really friendly, good food, reasonable value, good location. All in all worth going, and worth returning. Probably our equal top restaurant location in Merano - from our trip at least!

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Sheet_bend
Reviewed 24 August 2013

This restaurant makes sure you leave with a smile. Whether it is sunny or raining, you can always eat outside at the large terrace. Food and wine are great. Service with a smile and good knowledge of the wine.

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Preintje
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