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Il Sestante

Piaristengasse 50, Vienna 1080, Austria
+43(1)402 98 94
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Ranked #341 of 2,686 restaurants in Vienna
Cuisines: Italian
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Vienna, Austria
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 NEW

I have been there several times so far. I think they are very good at making Pizza. I was also very satisfied with the steak I had. I can recommend their house wine also. You can sit outside during the summer. The atmosphere is great.

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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

If it is good weather you need to book, as the place fills up around 6.30 because the square of the Piaristen Kirche is such a lovely place to eat. The Italian food is always good, and the wine list is good. Service variable particularly if busy but this is a great place to sit back and enjoy a bit... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

I had a pizza and an old school Austrian yeest beer (Hefeweizen). The pizza was yammy, the restaurant looks nice, the price is actually rather moderate for the area and the view on the piarist church is just fabulous. The waiters are informal and nice, quick and friendly. The place is to recommend.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Three years ago, when I came to live in Vienna, this pizzeria was among the best you could find. It remained at the top of my preferences until last year, but since then it has gone downhill. Pizzas are now way too salty and that italian magic... is just not there anymore. No longer part of my list.

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Vienna, Austria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Real italian pizza, can take great care of large parties. A beautiful setting in the piazza of a church.

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Vienna, Austria
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61 reviews 61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I was here for a birthdayparty of a friend. The food was really great I had a sea food salad as starter which was really tasty and a pizza as main course. The service was good (a bit chaotic but I guess that's italian style). And the tables on the yard are really great with a nice view on a... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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87 reviews 87 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We went to Il Sestante Restaurant on our first night in Vienna, since it was near our hotel. The place was packed and had an authentic Italian feel: people talking in a lively fashion, families, lovers, friends. We, my partner and I, had a bottle plus a carafe of wine, which more than helped us join the fun. We shared... More

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Vienna, Austria
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109 reviews 109 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Good Quality Pizza and other italian dishes in a nice but simple ambiente But perfect outdoor seating beneath the Piaristen Church in a beautyfull plaza

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Vienna, Austria
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I have frequented the restaurant for a long time, well over ten years, and I can say that the pizza has always been consistently excellent .Also you should try some of their desserts as they are excellent too. The service is normally very good... I lived in Italy for quite a while and I can say that the pizza is... More

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Vienna, Austria
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

the restaurant service and quality has changed recently, still the location is excellent and especially in summer it is a pleasant place to have a drink or lunch. however it used to have a faster and more friendly service in the past

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