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Sky Bar

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Address: Kartnerstrasse 19, Vienna 1010, Austria
Phone Number: (431) 513 17 12
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9:30 am - 3:00 am
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Sun 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 9:30 am - 3:00 am

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We received good service here. The waitress informed us that cocktails were not available until the evening - disappointing news - but she was helpful with her suggestions and... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2016
SarsaparillaPine
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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Bratislava, Slovakia
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20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is cool for a romantic date. On one side of the floor is a restaurant with very nice food and quiet for talking. During later night when you want to have a different atmosphere - on the other side is the bar with louder music, lights, drinks..

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Thank Slavka R
Lisbon, Portugal
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57 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

The place looks quite nice and at first glance the staff seems trustworthy. But if you decide to go (I disadvise!) check very carefully your bill

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Thank PedroMartins74
Talladega, Alabama
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113 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I have previously reviewed this bar (Oct. 2015) but renew my recommendation because it is the bar I have mentioned in connection with my review of the Cathedral as being the best place (maybe only place) open to the public to get a clear and high view of the Cathedral.

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Thank sateldegaman
Dublin, Ireland
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196 reviews
107 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

this bar is on the top floor o fSteffl Department Store, . a bit over priced , wine choice good , it has a super view of Stephansdom.

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Thank Rory G
Miami, Florida
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82 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

This is not a "sky bar". This is only a bar with outdoor seating on the 7th floor of a department store. A bit confusing to get to it. You must take the elevator on the street to the 6th floor, and then another one floor up to the restaurant/bar. Immediately we were told the restaurant was for a "exclusive... More 

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Thank KreyzTravelr
London, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We actually went to this bar a few times - the drink was slightly more expensive than other places but the ambience and views more than made up for the additional cost. Sit and have a cold drink and take in the beauty of the cathedral roof. Well worth a drink.

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Thank Nick W
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

It was recommended by the local guide as offering great views. I was not lucky to have a seat outside, so the view was good but not great. You still see quite a lot of St Stephan's Cathedral. The choice of food was very good, including meat, fish and salads. I had a green salad with chicken and some great... More 

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Thank Larissa W
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

View isn't that great at night as all you can see is the reflection of the bar in the windows. Cocktails weren't that strong. Worst of all was people are allowed to smoke in there so it smelt of cigarette smoke. Left after one drink.

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Thank Dollylovesshoes
Yervan
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

The bar was really nice with great view. The cocktails were delicious and the music was really nice. Good place to enjoy the evening with a couple or friends.

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Thank Arpsargsyan
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We received good service here. The waitress informed us that cocktails were not available until the evening - disappointing news - but she was helpful with her suggestions and service was prompt. The view isn't that great as the bar is surrounded by rooftops rather than an open vista. It was a good little sunspot and a relaxing way to... More 

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Thank SarsaparillaPine

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Staying in Inner City

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In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera), Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral) and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’ former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the center. The Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.