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Cafe Stein

Wahringer Strasse 6-8, Vienna 1090, Austria (Alservorstadt)
+43 1 319 72 41
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Ranked #1,373 of 2,748 Restaurants in Vienna
Price range: $7 - $15
Cuisines: Austrian, Italian
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Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Alservorstadt
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Good food for the price - lots of students and locals and away from the main touristy areas - the menu is only in German but the staff speak English; (usually) good service unless very crowded; open until 1am; free WiFi; reasonable lunch deals (Mittagsmenü) Having been in Vienna for three months, I still don't understand why people say that... More

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Berlin, Germany
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

the place is very near to our hotel (hotel de france). we ordered orange juice. it was a small amount. it was too little for what we paid. but you can stop by and relax there.

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Europe
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Cafe Stein is a contemporary legend in Vienna. It has no decade-long tradition and it is no classic Viennese coffee house (there are some in the vicinity), but Cafe Stein attracts students, artists, day-passers and is simply a friendly place. Today, they have many tables outside which fill up quickly on a sunny day for lunch. The set lunch is... More

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LNZ
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

It was one of the first decent spring days when I went there for lunch… therefore their terrace was filled to capacity… I ordered their daily special menu which consisted of a cream of wild garlic (= Bärlauchsuppe) and sauted dumplings with bacon and egg (geröstete Knödel). And it was divine! The service, was nice and efficient. But, because it... More

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Cottbus, Germany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I had a nice time at Café Stein. The service was good and prompt. The food was ready really quick and it tasted good. The place was clean. It had free WiFi. Even though it's located in a central part of Vienna, the prices are quite OK. I would definitely come back.

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Vienna, Austria
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13 reviews 13 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

Don't go there! It's one of the worst restaurants I've ever been to. They seve the wrong stuff, charge too much and want tip. There is really no big choice of meals and expecially breakfasts are not quite different and much too expensive. E. g. a breakfast with jam, a hot drink and a pice of pastries costs 5€. +... More

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Israel
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51 reviews 51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

We ended up here by chance, but it was pleasant enough. It was quiet so we could talk as we drank our beers and it had a no-smoking section (not always the case in Vienna) so that was good. My main complaint - and it repeated itself time and again in Vienna - is the service. The waiters always manage... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

I was her 2 times in a week and is so nice to meet nice people. Its not 1 class but its friendly and I had a good time Its Vienna in a shell

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Vienna, Austria
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2011

It has a nice atmosphere, a great terrace from spring to autumn, food is a mixture of typical pub food and typical Austrian food, and is always very decent. They have a seasonal menu card too. Did I mention you can eat there any time of the day or evening? The service is OK, nothing great, but not any worse... More

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Vienna, Austria
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2009

love it

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