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Restaurant • Fine Dining


Restaurant Unterwirt

In the town of Gufidaun in South Tyrol, Italy, lies hotel restaurant Unterwirt. This fine-dining destination is situated in a characteristic pink inn that dates back to the 13th century. Surrounded by the idyllic mountain landscape of the Isarco valley, it’s the perfect setting for your culinary journey.


Chiusa d'Isarco (BZ), Italy
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Alex Haselwanter

Alex Haselwanter
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From Apprentice to Maestro Alex's Culinary Journey From a tender age, Alex's ardour for the culinary arts shone brightly. Raised in the shadows of the Alps, he was fortunate to glean the culinary craft first-hand from his father, a celebrated chef in the locality. Yet rather than simply treading in his father's path, Alex successfully crafted his distinctive culinary style; a charming fusion of classic Alpine gastronomy and the exuberant tastes of La Méditerranée.

Mediterranean cuisine

Shaded terrace

Südtirol Wine Culture Award

Restaurant Unterwirt

In the kitchen, chef Thomas Haselwanter cooks up creative Mediterranean dishes, as well as traditional South Tyrolean specialties. To complement your gastronomic experience, sommelier Cornelia offers an outstanding selection of wines. You can indulge in the chef’s cuisine in one of the charming dining rooms, decorated with rustic wooden furnishing. If the weather allows it, you can also sit down on the shaded terrace, for a romantic alfresco meal for two.

Unterwirt’s cuisine

At hotel restaurant Unterwirt, chef Thomas Haselwanter works with high-quality seasonal products from the region. He creatively transforms these ingredients into traditional Meditteranean delights, including South Tyrolean specialties. This gourmet restaurant offers three menus, but you can also order dishes à la carte. Expect options such as roast beef in Roquefort crust with local cultivated mushrooms and spring onion; and grilled turbot with olives, tomatoes, capers and asparagus. For dessert, the chef prepares lovely sweets, such as his elderflower soup with ricotta dumplings, peach and spruce ice cream.

Gufidaun area

Located in the small village of Gufidaun, guesthouse Unterwirt is the ideal place for relaxation and outdoor sports. From here, the Funes valley and Dolomites, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, are well within reach. Set in the picturesque Isarco valley landscape, this hotel and restaurant are also the perfect starting point for an entertaining hike. If you wish to explore a nearby city or two, then you can visit Merano, Brixen or Bolzano. All three are easy to reach by car, bus or train.

Guesthouse Unterwirt

If you wish to extend your stay at restaurant Unterwirt, you can spend the night at the guesthouse. This inn offers 3 cozy rooms and 4 comfortable apartments.   During summer, you can take a dive in the swimming pool and unwind in the hotel’s spacious garden. In winter, you can explore one of Gufidaun’s ski arenas, which are just a short drive away.



Unterwirt Località Gudon Nord est km. 4 39043 Chiusa d'Isarco (BZ) Italy


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Opening times

Tuesday 18:30 - 21:00
Wednesday 18:30 - 21:00
Thursday 18:30 - 21:00
Friday 18:30 - 21:00
Saturday 18:30 - 21:00

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