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Cafe Stein

Serviten Quarter
Bar, Cafe, European, Italian, German, Austrian, Pub, Central European
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Waehringer Strasse 6-8, Vienna 1090, Austria
+43 1 319 72 41
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 am
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Cafe Stein as we went from Voltivkirche to the Sigmind Freud museum and very much enjoyed our coffee and cake. We ordered a Weiner Melange, an Eis Caffe and a piece of strudel to share. The service was good, the coffee well made and tasted good and the strudel was absolutely delicious. It was busy but we found... More 

Thank 21BHarris
Sydney, Australia
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

We've been here two nights in a row and the food was consistently good, as was the service. Nice outdoor seating and casual atmosphere, and reasonably priced. Great if you want an easy meal - salads, burgers, schnitzel.

Thank jobL3832JL
Raleigh, North Carolina
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

We ate here on our recent visit to Wien. We were able to get a table outside, and away from the smokers, something that is often difficult in the city! However, the staff were not happy with us for some reason, and generally ignored us during our visit. We ordered traditional fare, and they were fine but nothing special. We... More 

Thank gdcxmd
Vienna, Austria
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226 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Without exaggeration, Cafe Stein played a big part in my social life in the 1990s and early 2000s: it was close to first my university, then my workplace and all my friends hung out there as well. Despite the dense smoke in the first floor and hit-and-miss quality of service, we loved it. I would always eat their legendary salad... More 

Thank Marichan X
Vienna, Austria
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60 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

I had been two times in the last months at this place and it looks like the kitchen and the number of employees are short for the size of the guests the can get during the day. The dishes I had are tasty and the service itself is super friendly, just that fact about the answer to the demand has... More 

Thank JuanjoTV
Zagreb, Croatia
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

I'll start with the good part... I came with three friends and Cafe Stein was the only place in the vicinity that was open. It was Sunday when pretty much everything is closed. We wanted to have a breakfast / brunch so we were in luck, or so we thought. We sat outside and waited for about 5 min, the... More 

Thank emalogue
Bologna, Italy
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

When we arrived everything Looks so good, but when we asked for the bill, the waiter was so rude with us, and when we payed, he make laugh of us and he came like five times to take the money. Seriously, shameful!!

Thank leticiagarcia95
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72 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016 via mobile

We just had half an hour to find a restaurant and eat, luckily, we found cafe Stein and the food was very very good and the service efficient and very kind! The price is also very affordable, excellent choice!

Thank Sarah P
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

Came here with group of 6. They had room for us immediately and food was out fairly quick. Good portions and good tasting food.

Thank Nick C
Baltimore, Maryland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for breakfast and enjoyed our meals. Also have an English menu. Coffee was ok, nothing to rave about. Cute little place!

Thank Hannah C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$7 - $15
Bar, Cafe, European, Italian, German, Austrian, Pub, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waehringer Strasse 6-8, Vienna 1090, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Serviten Quarter
  • Neighborhood: Serviten Quarter
  • Phone Number: +43 1 319 72 41

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Serviten Quarter

Neighborhood Profile
Serviten Quarter
The Serviten Quarter is an inner city neighborhood with many private charms. Popular with French and American expats, Sigmund Freud’s neighborhood boasts his former practice and apartments, now turned into a museum. Stunning Liechtenstein Garden Palace houses the private art collection of Prince Adam of Liechtenstein. Romantic Strudlhofstiege close to the palace is a fantastic photo spot. With their small independent shops and eateries, the main streets of Liechtensteinstrasse, Porzellangasse and Servitengasse reveal much of this area’s character. Peek into baroque Serviten Church, with its richly decorated dome and walls. At the Old Jewish cemetery in Seegasse you can see one of the most precious cemeteries in Europe with tombstones almost 500 years old.