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Cafe Imperial Wien

Kaerntner Ring 16 | 1015 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 50110389
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“marzipan” (11 reviews)
“schnitzel” (32 reviews)
“cake” (23 reviews)
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Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Deli, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kaerntner Ring 16 | 1015 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Skeptical about restaurants in hotels, but this did not disappoint. Great schnitzel, and other menu items were excellent as well. Not very Cody, but great food. Desserts are amazing!

Thank ThomMSeattle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is overrated in terms of the food and service when it comes to their breakfast. Our food was forgotten and the waiter ignored us. As for the food, it is ok. It is probably the worst meal among all the restaurants that we had...More

Thank Angel C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a promising start to our visit, with a friendly welcome and a lovely table. We booked for 6pm as a pre-theater dinner so it was empty when we arrived. We went mostly because we had seen a TV show on which Rick Stein...More

1  Thank Kris212
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long day of walking around Vienna to see the sites, our family of four arrived for dinner without reservations. We received a warm welcome and were seated right away. The service during our meal was wonderful. We all had Wiener Schnitzel and the...More

Thank Chorukee
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

The cakes were exquisite and the service impeccable. Have the Crepes, however the ambience is nothing special and does not reflect the granddure of the Hotel Imperial.

Thank Ricklars
Reviewed July 11, 2018

During our stay at the Imperial Hotel we ate here four times for breakfast and once for dinner. We always received a warm welcome. Service during our meal was helpful and attentive but not too stuffy. The dinner menu wasn’t extensive but there was a...More

1  Thank top-trippers
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The Hotel Imperial is definitely one of the best hotels in Vienna, actually it is probably the best. The food in the cafe is excellent, well prepared and well presented by truly professional, helpful and friendly staff. For a taste of old Vienna try the...More

1  Thank DVBUK1
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

An ideal break during a long walk in Vienna. Centrally located and part of the elegant and chic Imperial Hotel (a Luxury Collection Hotel). We sat outside on the comfortable terrace. The menu is very elaborate and offers a large variety of sweet and savoury...More

1  Thank OlivierFromBrussels
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Whether you opt to eat inside or outdoor, the Cafe Imperial is the perfect place to 'taste' Vienna. It offers elegance without pretentiousness. Friendly, efficient service and a varied but not overwhelming menu. The food is fresh and good value for money. The 'torte' is...More

1  Thank DGJ64
Reviewed June 17, 2018

There's something to be said for a place that has been at such a high level of this food and service thing for as long as this cafe. The staff are all very accomplished at providing service and answering questions. It's especially attractive that there's...More

Thank Bucky1836
Inner City
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Deli, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaerntner Ring 16 | 1015 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighborhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 1 50110389
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