We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Il Sestante

Piaristengasse 50, Vienna 1080, Austria
+43 1 4029894
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“pizza” (81 reviews)
“eggplant” (2 reviews)
“salad” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Piaristengasse 50, Vienna 1080, Austria
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (430)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 139 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had pizza a few days ago so we didn't try it but sat near the oven. It looked amazing and it is one of the few places we've been where they cut the pizza for you. My son had the traditional spaghetti and I...More

Thank Joyce S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A truly Italian gem in the Austrian capital. Great pizza, great selection, great wine, fantastic service, tasty tiramisu. We loved our first impromptu visit so much, we both wanted to go back the next day. The pizza arrived quickly and was delicious. Booking recommended as...More

Thank backpackgypsy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The crust is good but there is way too little toppings. The margherita was so low on mozzarella and tomatoes it felt like eating just crust. Really they need to be careful with that.

Thank dff04
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best pizzas I've had outside of Italy.We were seated outdoors in a lovely church front square.Italian servers were professional and really friendly.Nice bottle of Italian white,what more could you want.?If I lived in this lovely city,this would be a regular haunt for...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed May 2, 2018

I lived in Vienna for two months and I used to go once a week to this Italian restaurant to feel like at home. The food is delicious and you can also take pizza away to your apartment. If you are Italian you must go...More

Thank lavieengofficial
Reviewed May 1, 2018

I came in this restaurants different times. I have always brought friends and relatives in order to show how Italian quality food can be found in Vienna as well. I never had problems before but this time I came at lunch and the waiter totally...More

Thank faeduss
Reviewed April 13, 2018

one of my favorite spots in Vienna to sit outside and eat in warmer days is Maria Treu Platz and this restaurant is one of the good ones around the corner. Both food and prices are decent, but the staff isn't friendly at all. Hope...More

Thank Shiva1990
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The person serving us was not the friendliest, but that is okay, as the delicious pizza made up for that. If you want to eat good pizza in Vienna - come here. I have been living here for 2 years now, so this shouldn't come...More

Thank Manca J
Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Very good lasagna and the best pizza same like in Italy. Friendly staff and they are real italians. If you want to spend good time this is the place! Enjoy!

Thank Roxana S
Reviewed December 27, 2017 via mobile

We were staying at a nearby hotel, and we were impressed with the geniune warmth given by the staff at Il Sestante. Food was delicious with the risotto con gamberoni really good. Pizza is also freshly made and prices are moderate considering the location. Definitaly...More

Thank chiadyl
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
Nearby HotelsSee all 360 hotels in Vienna
Hotel Zipser
478 reviews
.06 miles away
Cordial Theaterhotel Wien
386 reviews
.09 miles away
Hotel Alpha
546 reviews
.14 miles away
Hotel Graf Stadion
449 reviews
.15 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
226 reviews
.09 miles away
Restaurant Fromme Helene
954 reviews
.12 miles away
75 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Vienna's English Theatre
28 reviews
.19 miles away
Theater in der Josefstadt
30 reviews
.08 miles away
Church of the Piarist Order (Piaristenkirche)
19 reviews
.05 miles away
Osterreichisches Museum fur Volkskunde
14 reviews
.19 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Il Sestante staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Piaristengasse 50, Vienna 1080, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Josefstadt
  • Neighborhood: Josefstadt
  • Phone Number: +43 1 4029894
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing