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Motto

Schonbrunner Strasse 30, Vienna A-1050, Austria (Margareten)
(0) 1 587 06 72
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Ranked #222 of 2,689 restaurants in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Austrian, Contemporary, Bar, Asian fusion
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Good for: Bar scene, Special occasions
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Margareten
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Fort Myers, Florida
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We visited Vienna for the weekend and had a great time. We art dinner here on Saturday night, it was so delicious. The service was good and very helpful. I would recommend going. The baby dolls glues to the walls and ceiling was an interesting choice of decor!

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
235 reviews 235 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I liked this restarant a lot, it has a modern vibe, very cosmopolitan with a very diverse group of people (when dining Conchita Wurtz was there with a very colourful crowd, great fun). food is very nice, menu is flexible and price is very good. So for informal dinners, it is highly recommended

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

been here just a week ago! kind of a classy and luxurious restaurant. service was really good, the food was absolutely great!! prices are not at all cheap, but not expensive especially (2 entrees, 2 main dishes and a good bottle of wine for about 110 euros). regarding atmosphere, it was pretty quiet when we were there, so no real... More

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Vienna, Austria
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The location is not really in the city center. also there isn't any sign almost that this restaurant exist which I guess is one of the reason made this restaurant special. inside is really cozy, surprisingly always full of nice people. the food is also good. specially steak with chili chocolate sauce. I think it can be a good location... More

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Edinburgh
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48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

Came here for New Year's Eve dinner. Food and service were both excellent given the number of tables they were coping with that night. Nice funky vibe. Friendly atmosphere. Cocktails were well made. Entrance can be a bit difficult to find though - round the corner from where you think it should be!

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Zurich
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Having lived in Europe for 4 years this is by far the best steak I have had! It was so tender and cooked to perfection. The service was excellent and I will definitely be returning. I went on a Sunday and it was Steak Night so there were about 6 different steaks to choose from! I cannot believe some recent... More

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Morgan Hill, CA
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92 reviews 92 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The reviews here were RAVE so we figured we'd try. This is a GAY BAR. Purple ceiling with baby doll parts sticking out - dark, dingy and disgusting. My 7 and 9 yo kids were thoroughly confused. Luckily, my husband staked it out before our reservation, which we quickly cancelled. Not for families. The food would have to be REALLY... More

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TomS6, Manager at Motto, responded to this review

Dear advisor! First of all I want you to know, that we take objective criticism and the opinion of our guests very seriously. Therefore I want to tell you a little about the restaurant, that unfortunately you didn't even give a chance to win your appreciation and hope this makes you nosy to try next time ;) For the last... More

Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

A good menu, good wine list, and the waiters (all fit young men) nice on the eye as well as both efficient and competent. They spoke excellent English and explained the dishes in some detail. We suggested our taste in wine, and we were recommended two at the cheapest end of the list. We were very pleased with the outcome.... More

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

Location two minutes from nearby metro. A little difficult to find but well worth it. Very friendly, helpful and polite staff. Wonderful vibrant atmosphere with opportunity to sit in lovely outdoor courtyard. Interesting menu - I can recommend the king prawn risotto with nettle pesto and also partner had the tai green chicken curry, very delicious. Whatever you do definitely... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

My boyfriend and i found this restaurant from Lonely Planet. What a fantastic place! I have so many good things to say about this restaurant and bar. Its actually a little difficult to find. Silver metal door with a small sign. The bar is on the left as you walk in and the restaurant is on the right. The interior... More

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