We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Donauturm

#304 of 2,965 Restaurants in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
Donauturmstrasse 4, Vienna 1220, Austria
+43 1 263 3572
Website
Add hours for Donauturm and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Many restaurants can boast lovely views here in Vienna, where almost...
Many restaurants can boast lovely views here in Vienna, where almost everything is beautiful, however Der Neue Donaurtum takes views to the next level. 165 metres above the ground this restaurant offers the most stunning views and it���s not as if you could miss it either. Towering over the city this observation tower slowly rotates, endlessly offering new outlooks. But that doesn���t mean the interior has been forgotten, simple and classic in simple whites, stripes and wood, the dining room allows the view and the food to speak more loudly. The short but sweet menu centres around the delicate traditions of Viennese cooking accompanied by fine wines.
read more
Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Special occasions

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 152 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 61
    Excellent
  • 54
    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Fantastic Food, Great Service and what a view

I had planned a special trip to Vienna for our 20th wedding anniversary, and booked this Restaurant for the evening meal. It was absolutely wonderful! From the moment we arrived we saw how spectacular the view was, and then we were treated to both perfect service from the waiting staff and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Castawayskiwi
,
United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
Add Photo Write a Review

152 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
United Kingdom
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I had planned a special trip to Vienna for our 20th wedding anniversary, and booked this Restaurant for the evening meal. It was absolutely wonderful! From the moment we arrived we saw how spectacular the view was, and then we were treated to both perfect service from the waiting staff and food that was just stunning. Our waiter assisted in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The view was great and being at the restaurant meant that we didn't have to deal with the tour group downstairs in the cafe. They were also fabulous with our 2.75 year old son. A full revolution seems to take 20 minutes. Get onto their website and make a booking/ reservation as it is really worth it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

My wife and I visited the restaurant on our last day in Vienna. The tower was easily accesible by foot. We had made a reservation the previous day for a 2 course gourme meal with 21,90 (ride with the lift included). The view is astonishing! The tower rotates constantly and the view of tour table is always different! The atmosphere,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Fantastic view. I know that it is just a tourist attraction but the feeling you get by dinning in that restaurant can't be described. A bit overpriced but it is something you don't experience often.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Romania
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

I made a reservation for four persons, using the offer "Tower up - Price down!" for EUR 18,50 for each person. For this amount of money we got: Lift + Drink + Main course + cake. The food was good, we ordered two Austrian breaded chicken, two Wild boar ragout with bread dumplings, four Sacher cake with whipped cream, two... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Schladming, Steiermark, Austria
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We visited the revolving cafe at the Donauturm. On public transport, it is a bit of a trek to get to, but well worth the effort, especially on a clear day. Once at the tower, travel up on the super-fast lift, (with a lighted view of the lift-shaft above your head), until you reach the viewing platforms or the revolving... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
De Kwakel, The Netherlands
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I booked this restaurant on the last evening of a romantic getaway. The view was magnificent, however service and quality of food do not justify the pricetag. Food was mediocre at best, service cold, rushed and just not friendly. No explanation was given about the menu and I had to ask for the wine list. Getting the waiters attention was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
hartlepool
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

I booked the restaurant at the top of the Danube Tower as a surprise for my partners birthday, its quite far out from the centre and is a good walk from the nearest station but we eventually made it. Once we arrived we explained we had a reservation only to find we had to pay to enter before we could... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
brzeg dolny
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Amazing restaurant , food is good but the most impressive is view. Restaurant is moving slowly all the time around the tower. So if you have a problem with this (as I do) with this it could be disturbing. But place is impressive and its is worth to try. Service very good and I think its one of the most... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

This restaurant is one of a kind. It is found at the very top of the tower and it rotates giving one the opportunity to admite Vienna from up high. We went in the evening and the view was breathtaking. The restaurant was also equipped for young kids as we went with a one year old and a two year... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Donauturm also viewed

 
Vienna, Vienna Region
Vienna, Vienna Region
 

Been to Donauturm? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Donauturmstrasse 4, Vienna 1220, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna
  • Phone Number: +43 1 263 3572

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions

Description

Many restaurants can boast lovely views here in Vienna, where almost everything is beautiful, however Der Neue Donaurtum takes views to the next level. 165 metres above the ground this restaurant offers the most stunning views and it���s not as if you could miss it either. Towering over the city this observation tower slowly rotates, endlessly offering new outlooks. But that doesn���t mean the interior has been forgotten, simple and classic in simple whites, stripes and wood, the dining room allows the view and the food to speak more loudly. The short but sweet menu centres around the delicate traditions of Viennese cooking accompanied by fine wines.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Donauturm staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?