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Aiola Upstairs

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Innere Stadt
European, Central European, Austrian, Contemporary
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Schlossberg 2, Graz 8010, Austria
+43 316 818797
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09:00 - 00:00
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Budapest, Hungary
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Superb location with suberb food and very polite staff. We had a business dinner at this restaurant and everything was just delicious! Great panorama!

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Milan, Italy
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

What can I say…? It’s definitely an experience, dining at Aiola Upstairs! Yes, you could enjoy Graz view also from other places; but even though the restaurant is everything but cheap, for a special night this can be the right spot, to me. The restaurant in itself has a pleasant style, modern but not overstated; moreover, a peculiarity (interesting for... More 

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Singapore
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125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We were in Graz for a wedding - otherwise there is no reason to go there really...a quaint town with nothing much going on. This restaurant was accessed via a lift inside the mountain which was fun. Our dinner was served by a good waiter - all fine....drinks good etc... I ordered RED CURRY....ok so I live in Asia so... More 

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Beverly Hills, California
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

I don't have enough good things to say about this wonderful restaurant located on top of The Castle mount near the Clocktower. Not only was the view amazing of the entire city but the food was out of this world and extremely innovative. We started with ahi tuna salad as a starter that was prepared to perfection. And then had... More 

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Graz, Austria
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

I have visited Aiola Upstairs a couple of times and my impressions are consistent. LOCATION: Great view over the Eastern part of Graz. FOOD: The food is average and a bit boring. The quality of ingredients are medium. This picture doesn't reflect the high cost and you are leaving the restaurant disappointed. STAFF: Students? The waiters don't seem professional to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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303 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Popped in after walking up the to the Uhrturm and had delicious aperitif prosecco cocktails. Super view, drinks €5 each, service good. (NB No cards for less than €20.)

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West Midlands
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128 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The location is great, the menu looked good. BUT - having asked the waitress if I could sit at a particular table and told that was fine I waited... and waited. No menu was brought, nobody approached at all. After 10 minutes, having seen no staff nearby, I did wonder if maybe this was a self service restaurant. Well, there... More 

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Lambertville, NJ
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88 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We took the railway up the hill and ended up at the highest point. Checked out the 2 restaurants there, one inside service only with a great view, the other more of a beer garden. We thought we would end up eating in the old town until we found this open air restaurant. We had a great table in the... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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81 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

Came here for a glass and a bite on a sunny day and didn't expect too much because the restaurant is opposite the exit of the Schlossberg elevator and quite often, those places are tourist traps. This restaurant is not though. Very pleasant staff and the food we ordered (lamb's lettuce with thyme potatoes and multiflora beans for me and... More 

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26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Wide assortment of alcohol and hot drinks , outstanding view on the city, service is okay, fresh air , modern building. The working hours is not convenient as they are closing quite early.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 36
Cuisine
European, Central European, Austrian, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schlossberg 2, Graz 8010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Styria  >  Graz>  > Innere Stadt
  • Neighbourhood: Innere Stadt
  • Phone Number: +43 316 818797

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?