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Address: Linzer Strasse 275, Vienna A-1140 , Austria
Phone Number: 43 0222 , (01) 9144340
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Popular brewery, tucked away in Penzing, brews a variety of beers on site...

Popular brewery, tucked away in Penzing, brews a variety of beers on site including the "Helles," a light beer resembling a typical lager, and the "Dunkles," a dark beer.

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Worth the trek.

Although the restaurant was crowded and a bit smokey, it was worth the trek. In town for the Christmas markets, I'd bookmarked this and we checked it out after visiting the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
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Miami, Florida
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33 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the restaurant was crowded and a bit smokey, it was worth the trek. In town for the Christmas markets, I'd bookmarked this and we checked it out after visiting the Schonbrunn Palace market since we were already in that part of town. It is still a decent walk from the train station but we refueled with schnitzel, fried Emmental... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013 via mobile

Took a trip out here on the basis of these reviews. Most of the place was thick with smoke, the handful of non-smoking tables looked ok but with no reservation we were sent away. Hardly matters how good the beer might be in that atmosphere. There are other brewhouses where you can taste things!

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1 Thank jdajch
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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9 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2012

Our nephew insisted we visit his local "pub" during our stay. Very convenient 1/2 mile walk from subway (Ober St. Viet - green line). He promised the best hefeweisen and a dark creamy stout - both were suberb! The hungarian goulash boasted rich intense flavor, melt in the mouth beef and undoubtedly the best dumplngs I've ever had. Quaint but... More 

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5 Thank Bakerbarb9756
Managua, Managua, Nicaragua
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36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2012

This place was great! the food was very good, it seemed like home cooked. the staff who was not fluent in english was very friendly and recommended the best dishes. the beer is awesome and the atmosphere transports you. i would totally come back!

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1 Thank Agustina B
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan
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54 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

I went to this restaurant to try real Austrian food and I was looking for a totally non-touristic place. Frankly, not all of the citizens of Vienna knew about the place when I was trying to locate it...but once I was there, I felt like I got home and my mom is waiting for me with a nice home-made dinner.... More 

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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2011

My family and I traveled to Vienna for a relaxing vacation away from the hustle and bustle of life. Soon after our arrival I realized we were in for a surprise. Vienna is quite a locale with many amazing things to see and do. The city is vibrant and full of life; hustle and bustle to be exact. The population... More 

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4 Thank morseman21
Bogota, Colombia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2011

what a wonderful place!! food and beer excellent. i highly recommend it!!! good service and very friendly people! will come back soon.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2005

After spending four months in Austria, nothing eclipses this microbrew experience. Good food, good service, and the best beer in Vienna, hands down! Your Austrian experience is not complete until you've visited Medl-Brau and sampled their delicious nectar--twice.

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Winston-Salem, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2004

This place has great food, authentic biergarten atmosphere, and memorable beer. I recommend it highly to anyone planning a trip to Vienna. I can't wait to return!

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