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Donauturmstrasse 4, Vienna 1220, Austria
+43 1 263 3572
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Ranked #311 of 2,858 Restaurants in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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.
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Schladming, Steiermark, Austria
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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 

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De Kwakel, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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 

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hartlepool
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62 reviews 62 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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 

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brzeg dolny
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50 reviews 50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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 

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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 

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Piraeus, Greece
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

252 meters above Vienna, fine view to the landscape, staff did their best but definitely there could be more of them at least during rush hours.

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Budapest, Hungary
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Great view of Vienna, service was perfect. The only minus is that you have to pay for the elevator...

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

The food was great. The desert - 'flower pot' was absolutely amazing. The service was slow and the two waitresses looked overworked, but then again you don't go to this revolving restaurant with stunning views of vienna for a quick meal. Each rotation takes 30 minutes. It is reasonably priced and worth a visit.

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Vienna, Austria
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Go when the sun is setting and watch the city lights come on and reflect in the sparkling Danube. Chocolate mousse and Backhendl (Austrian fried chicken)

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Ratingen, Germany
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71 reviews 71 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

After enjoying a wander round the park and a ride on the miniature railway, we decided to have lunch at the top of the tower, in the revolving cafe/restaurant. The staff were friendly & efficient, and the food was ok. I had a sandwich with chicken pieces and salad, and my wife had a mixed salad with pieces of lean... More 

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

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