Enjoy a cup of hot punch and watch your dreams come true. During the Christmas season our outdoor lounge in the middle of Salzburg’s old town is transformed into a magnificent sparkling winter wonderland for guests of all ages. Enjoy the cosy, wintery atmosphere! – #staywarm #enjoy #cozy.

Sweet melodies of Christmas carols accompany the festive season at St. Peter’s Stiftskulinarium. This historic setting boasts a long tradition of refinement, as guests experience the season of joy and goodwill at its best. Situated in the heart of Salzburg’s old town, amidst historic abbey walls, the venue exudes a serene atmosphere of peace and joy.

Lovingly decorated and glowing in the gently flickering candlelight, the romantic Willibaldarkaden courtyard is bathed in the festive spirit. The fragrance of noble Christmas trees intermingles with the irresistible aromas of cinnamon and cloves emanating from the city’s finest mulled wine. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city, and surround yourself with the gentle, evocative tones of our brass ensemble. Savour St. Peter’s specialities and treat your senses to a feast during the festive season!

Opening hours Christmas market

from 16th of November 2023 until 7th of January 2024
Mon – Thu 16:00 p.m. – 22:00 p.m.
Fri. – Sun. 12:00 p.m. – 22:00 pm.


We offer festive fayre on December 25th and 26th, accompanied on request by selected wines, served by the glass. Enjoy a wonderful time at an exquisite venue!

Christmas is a culinary adventure – for romantic couples and whole families alike! St. Peter’s Stiftskulinarium serves up a truly festive treat on the first and second days of Christmas; and on the final day of the year. Our award-winning kitchens craft fine-dining festive holiday creations on a perfectly-balanced menu.

Choose a 4- or 5-course holiday meal menu! There are vegetarian and vegan options, too – and enjoy an unforgettable feast in the company of your loved ones. Join us on New Year’s Eve to see out the old year in style! Savour a magical time in a truly enchanting location!

If you would like to make a reservation for these days, please let us know by e-mail which menu option and how many courses you would like to order. You will then receive a reservation confirmation by e-mail via our “Quandoo” system. You must then confirm the reservation with your credit card within 72 hours. Please also check your spam folder. Reservations that are not confirmed by credit card will be automatically deleted from the system after 72 hours. If you have any questions or require further information, please do not hesitate to contact us.