Graz has been the first official "Epicure Capital of Austria" since 2008. Styria has 15 Epicure Regions each boasting its own typical local cuisine and specialities.
And Graz is at the centre of it all! Graz offers the delicious and superbly varied speciality
dish Graz butter-head salad. The traditional country market at Kaiser-Josef-Platz, Lendplatz and in many other parts of the city, with a total of 14 different farmer's markets. Gourmet travel festival - international star chefs offer the joys of the table in absolute perfection. A delicious taste of hospitality in Graz can be experienced in the many great restaurants, cafés and bars on the squares and side streets of the city. There is no finer place to relax in the centre of the city than the Graz Schloßberg with its celebrated Clock Tower landmark. Equally popular as attractive places to relax are the historic Stadtpark am Glacis, the Schlosspark Eggenberg and the Augarten.