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Cafe Eiles

Josefstaedter Strasse 2, Vienna 1080, Austria
+43 1 4053410
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“apple strudel” (24 reviews)
“club sandwich” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (23 reviews)
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Austrian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Josefstaedter Strasse 2, Vienna 1080, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this place on a couple of occasions late at night as it was close to our hotel and always found the young staff polite, courteous & efficient. Beer prices are a bit more expensive than surrounding establishments but I suppose you pay more...More

Thank jimdundee2013
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed February 28, 2018

Our hotel was just a couple of minutes away, so we chose to have breakfast here every morning. Each day, a different waiter but same awesome service. Their cafe au lait (what they call melange) were awesome as well as the rest of the breakfast...More

Thank Catrabbit1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, nice food and friendly service. It was just around the corner from our hotel so we had breakfast there on two occasions which we thoroughly enjoyed. Delicious coffee.

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is connected to tram no 2. Just 10 mtr walking from the tram. Cafe is very old and almost since 1870 and nicely managed. Breakfast , coffee and cake are amazing here. For pure vegetarian food they have "Shanti Shanti" in their breakfast...More

Thank Meet J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Café Eiles is an topical Austrian Café. We had the appel strudel which was very nice. The servant is very helpful.

Thank Reinoud S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited Cafe Eiles on a few occasions during our 5 day stay in Vienna. Good menu options and excellent quality food at reasonable prices. We had mainly snacks and drinks during our visits and a combination of friendly service and enjoyable food made for excellent...More

Thank ScotlandRosslea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes a slice of Old Vienna where customers get scraped off the sole of the staff shoes. Having given our order the waiter left the premises and came back 15 mins later did not respond to us. Had been in previously and it was quite...More

1  Thank BigAl1050
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Very good atmosphere and good food . Large portions , well cooked and great salads . The waiting staff were attentive and helpful . The atmosphere was lovely , some tables were in recesses so you could soak up the atmosphere and enjoy watching the...More

Thank martini6175
Reviewed March 8, 2018 via mobile

Typical Viennese coffee house. Has been renovated recently, with caution and taste. Never encountered any racism here.

Thank Sun7Wolf
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Never have I been treated so bad in a restaurant in MY LIFE !!! They first of all refused that i seat at the window pretexting that it was reserved when it clearly wasnt. It wasnt an insult enough for them, they told me again...More

1  Thank Turki I
Gert K, Manager at Cafe Eiles, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

Sorry, but you charged the wrong restaurant. You never have to pay in my coffeeshop in advance, that is not true, And your profile is a fake, maybe you are turk and in our Coffeeshop work nice waiters from Kurdistan. Shame on you!

The eighth district is an older generation’s Vienna at
its finest: and this is what makes it popular with
locals of all ages. Josefstadt has theater, small
independent shops, romantic passageways, neighborhood
cafés with regular clientele, church squares, town
palaces and shady communal gardens. Trendy hangouts
have conquered distinctive places such as the Old
General Hospital (Altes AKH) and the vaults of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Josefstaedter Strasse 2, Vienna 1080, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Josefstadt
  • Neighborhood: Josefstadt
  • Phone Number: +43 1 4053410
  • E-mail
Café Eiles is a charming and traditional coffeehouse in the heart of Vienna. We serve breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Come and try our Apple Strudel, Sachertorte or Kaiserschmarrn. We excel at Viennese Cuisine and Austrian Pastries. You will love the vibe at Café Eiles, especially if you are tourist trying to get the feeling of the typical Viennese Coffee House experience.
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