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Esterhazygasse 12 | 1060 Vienna, Vienna 1060, Austria
+43 1 9138992
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Ranked #354 of 2,920 Restaurants in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $23
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Austrian, French, Central European
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
184 reviews 184 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We had an excellent meal at Finkh! When we couldn't get into our first choice because we didn't have a reservation--this restaurant was recommended by restaurant staff. I ordered the stuffed chicken breast and my husband the weiner schnitzel. Both were very good! It's a small place with limited seating but worth seeking out!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Lovely low pretentious and modern restaurant. Good food, friendly staff. Don't expect haute cuisine but straightforward Austrian kitchen. Enjoyed the Grüner Veltliner. Recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

Perfect place to start our trip in Vienna! English was easy here but we were the only tourists which we like. Had an amazing white wine spritzer with elderflower to start and the house red wine, both were good and comparably extremely cheap to the US! Veal schnitzel was amazing. Huge portion with greens and a yummy but light potatoes... More 

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Vienna, Austria
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

When arrived the waiter come over, annoyed we sat ourselves at our reserved table, didnt greet us hello,just snatched the reservation cards and walked off! When 1 of my friends tried to pay (who only had 1 drink as he was ill), the waiter short changed him and when asked where the rest of the change was, the waiter replied... More 

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EliasZenzmaier, Manager at Finkh, responded to this review

Hello Absgail, We are sorry for your bad experience at our Restaurant. We really appreciate feedback as it is the only way for us to notice problems like this. As our restaurant is quite small and we sometimes give away tables twice a night, a reservation is mostly attached to a specific table, this is why the waiter probably felt... More 

Balzan, Malta
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270 reviews 270 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
196 helpful votes 196 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Dined here this week with a colleague. The restaurant itself is a converted workshop hence it may be lacking a bit a of ambiance. However, and unlike the previous reviewer, the waiter at hand really went out of his way to make us feel welcome. He explained the menu in English to us and also made a couple of suggestions.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I have trouble finding the right words for my experience with this so-called restaurant without being banned from tripadvisor. First off: It's only one room with a bar on one end. Hygiene-wise: I recommend non-observance. Food-wise: It may or may not be above average; I will not claim to be an expert in Austrian cuisine so I will only tell... More 

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EliasZins, Manager at Finkh, responded to this review

Hello Louise, We are currently updating our Tripaddvisor Profile and came across your feedback, so first of all we want to apologize for the delayed reaction on it. We feel very sad that you obviously had a bad experience at our restaurant. Please understand that, yes, sometimes our waiters come upon stressful situations and we are sorry that you feel... More 

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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68 reviews 68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013

My husband and I found this place, not far from our hotel on a main shopping street, and were very impressed. The interior isn't fancy; it appears to be an old motor shop or something pretty basic, but painted black and updated with lighting. Total seating may accomodate about 30 people, and I don't think it would be too easy... More 

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Umea, Sweden
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121 reviews 121 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

This is a good place in case you want to taste traditional Austrian food like, wienersnitzel, tafelspitz or gullach. However, this is not the place if you want a stylish environment. The interior is fairly simple, but the food itself is good. I had the tafelspitz (meat stew) which was good, but not excellent. For dessert, I had a dark... More 

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Bad Saulgau, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013 via mobile

I came here with my partner on a summer evening. The staff were friendly enough and we enjoyed the atmosphere at our outdoor table. I ordered a beef goulash with bread pudding and my partner had the schnitzel. Both meals were delicious but the goulash was a fav. Generously sized meals and reasonably priced. We had chocloate pudding with berries... More 

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

We discovered Finkh accidentally and the positive first impression was confirmed by locals living nearby - always a good sign, So, one balmy evening, we sat outside and had dinner. Interior is simple but well designed by a smart architect but that particular night was so nice we had to stay outside. Menu contains a small set of core dishes... More 

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Additional Information about Finkh

Address: Esterhazygasse 12 | 1060 Vienna, Vienna 1060, Austria
Phone Number: +43 1 9138992
Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 5 - 23
Cuisine: Austrian, French, Central European

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