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Viva Cantina Mexicana Bar

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Seestrasse 7 | 6900 Bregenz, Bregenz 6900, Austria
+43 5574 422880
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 5:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Excellent service

Our food was perfect. This establishment provided the best meal of our visit. Our waiter took extra time to be sure we understood the menu, was attentive without over doing it, and was really friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 24, 2014
Caschles
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Greendale, Wisconsin
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Bar scene
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Shanghai, China
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228 reviews 228 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

This place is still very popular with the locals.... But if you ask me it is overrated. The food quality is ok and the outdoor seating is basically straight at the street. Not bad,... But that is all.

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Austria
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50 reviews 50 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

very big Mexican restaurant with some seats outside, but directly on the main street through Bregenz. closed to the harbor which bring a lot of people to the restaurant. mostly necessary doing a reservation. the quality is average and not worth to be defined as Mexican food, if you know and enjoy the real, original Mexican food. the food is... More 

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Greendale, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Our food was perfect. This establishment provided the best meal of our visit. Our waiter took extra time to be sure we understood the menu, was attentive without over doing it, and was really friendly.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

If you want to have a fun night out in Bregenz, Viva is the restaurant to go to! On weekends it's usually very packed, so you should reserve a table before you go. Cocktails are very good, food is average though. Unfortunately smoking is allowed in the main room...

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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Austrian people they still smoke in public areas in 2014! The only separation? Smokers right, non smokers left! Food is good but expensive for a mexican restaurant. Give tips to the girls! You could get bitten!

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

After touring Germany and Austria for 2 months I've been craving some food that tastes like home (America) and I was satisfied with the food here. Albeit a little on the expensive side, (€7,50 for a margarita, €12-14 for burrito/ enchilada) the service was decent and they seated out group of 10 right away. I had my toddler with so... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
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67 reviews 67 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

Stopped by here to grab some dinner as it was close to my hotel and I have to say I was very pleasantly surprised. Who knew the Austrians could make such delicious Mexican food :) I had the fijitas which were very good and came out quickly. The service was good. I would stop back here next time I am... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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394 reviews 394 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
206 helpful votes 206 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

The nice thing about this place was the service! The crew was cool and were did not feel rushed at all! we had a good time..

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Dornbirn, Austria
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2012

Viva is serving the same food since opened upon 15 years ago. Thats why I´m rather bored to the offered food by now. You always have to book a table which are standing rather tight so they can fit in many people at once. Its rather hectic and sometimes you feel pressed to eat up and leave so they can... More 

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Top Contributor
189 reviews 189 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

The fajitas were good. The salsa was like ketchup. Service was fine. Not the best Mexican food that we have eaten but hey, it is Austria. When in Rome does as the Romans. Eat Austrian food.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Seestrasse 7 | 6900 Bregenz, Bregenz 6900, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Austrian Alps  >  Vorarlberg  >  Bregenz
  • Phone Number: +43 5574 422880

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mexican

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
5:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday
5:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
5:00 am - 3:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?