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Wortner's Cafe

#639 of 3,050 Restaurants in Vienna
#681 of 3,208 Places to Eat in Vienna
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Wieden
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Wiedner Hauptstrasse 55, Vienna 1040, Austria
19458683
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
This just became our "local" restaurant

Our hotel was close by and we just found ourselves eating here 2 times during our 3 day trip to Vienna. It's basically a cafeteria where you can get nice hot dishes aswell. The service was nice, English was fluently spoken. Prices were ok and food was okey, this is nothing special but it was good... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Mikkeli, Finland
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Mikkeli, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Our hotel was close by and we just found ourselves eating here 2 times during our 3 day trip to Vienna. It's basically a cafeteria where you can get nice hot dishes aswell. The service was nice, English was fluently spoken. Prices were ok and food was okey, this is nothing special but it was good for us :) Mainly... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

It is a small cafe in calm area in the 4th district. Especially recommended in the summer when you can sit outside and enjoy a cup of coffee or another drink. Friendly staff, nice atmosphere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Great atmosphere and tasty food. We weren't able to sit in the garden but it looked great. I personally think it is one of the best authentic restaurant in this area.

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

It's a really nice place for drinking outside in the garden in a warmer evening. Inside it's also cosy and with a typical old Viennese ambiance - perfect for Sunday breakfast.

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Great Fontaine nearby. Fresh beer, tasty food, cozy Viennese atmosphere. Trams are passing by... Staff is a bit cheeky but polite. Better wear them not black Polo shirts. White ones! Take a sit outside when it's sunshine weather.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

nice Wiener Kaffeehaus Ambience and a Restaurant serving good Food, friendly Staff resonable Prices and friendly service

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Trondheim, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

The place serves very nice home-style Austrian food, nice house wine, great relaxing atmosphere. The soups were excellent, schnitzel delicious, portions so large that we were not able to try the desserts, and we ordered just two soups and two mains for a family of four). Excellent place for informal family dinner, great value for money, recommended!

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Vienna, Austria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

have been here on a few occasions normally for lunch. Tonight went for dinner. Maybe they have a different crew on a Sunday evening but they seemed far more interested in talking among themselves than bringing a menu, and the only guests they were really attentive to were younger people around their own age. Nevertheless the schnitzel was good, plentiful... More 

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Plant City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

I had a perfect evening here! The atmosphere is really lovely and the food was very good! The waiter spoke perfect English and was very helpful. The prices were great, the wine was good, and service was awesome! They stayed open late for us and did not pressure us to hurry. Perfect meal for my last night in Vienna. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

After touring a large part of Europe we landed in Vienna for 5 days, renting an apartment. We asked the owner for a nearby restaurant where the locals go. He recommended Cafe Wortner and we ended up eating here 4 nights out of 5. The traditional food was always hot, served quickly, and the ingredients fresh from the salads to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Wiedner Hauptstrasse 55, Vienna 1040, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Wieden
  • Neighborhood: Wieden
  • Phone Number: 19458683

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Staying in Wieden

Neighborhood Profile
Wieden
The fourth district combines elegant tradition with contemporary style and relaxed living. More than a dozen town palaces and churches such as St. Charles Borromeo have added glamour to a neighborhood known for its traditional retail and crafts shops, taverns, cafés. Wieden is also home to Naschmarkt, Vienna’s largest street market. Many bohemian types have found their way to Wieden: meet them in trendy cafés and bars, shop alongside them for vintage items, enjoy Wien Museum’s and Kunsthalle’s modern temporary exhibitions, and hang out with the bees at Vienna’s most beautiful urban garden, Karlsgarten.