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“Don't go here!”

ef16 Restaurant Weinbar
Ranked #8 of 4,198 Restaurants in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $8 - $32
Cuisines: Austrian
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Old University Quarter
Description: Welcome to the ef16 Curious?! Explore Our Restaurant & Wine Bar ef16 in the heart of Vienna. Take a look at our daily, fresh & seasonal prepared dishes. Discover our award-winning garden. Experience original family hospitality, without compromise and take a culinary journey with us! In our kitchen we cook with attention to detail. Our chef Christoph Lamprecht puts special emphasis on regional and seasonal products, from farmers and suppliers from Vienna and the surrounding area. The results are creative, innovative dishes full of authenticity and native influences that put the individual flavor components in the foreground. Excellent taste without any ifs and buts.
Oslo, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Don't go here!”
Reviewed February 19, 2012

We got this resturant recommended from the lovely receptionist at our hotel (Hollmann-Beletage),and we gave it a try. Don't do the same mistake!! The food is horrible!! The service is OK,The wine as well,but the food is horrible.. My boyfriend had beef tartar as a starter-not good.. Too much and very boring. He had the Scnitzel as a main course,which mainly contained fry and tasteless meet. I had the veal on mashed potatoes as a main course,and it tasted nothing (!!) and it was very greasy and salty! Not(!!) good at all. We both got a stomach ace after the dinner,and we felt like we had been eating grease.. Pretty pricy as well,at least for that quality. Go to McDonalds instead! Seriously!

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london
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“Charming restaurant”
Reviewed December 23, 2011

A charming setting , delicious and a knowlegable and friendly waiter made our meal a triumph. Delicious food. We would have come back another night if we had m,ore time !

Visited December 2011
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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
“Try the pumpkin soup”
Reviewed November 29, 2011

Tasty menu, lovely restaurant, nicely decorated, kind staff. Great pumpkin soup and loved the pasta with veal and black truffles. Steak tartare was meh but it was the only thing we didn't like. Good wines. Make sure you make a reservation, especially on the weekend.

Visited November 2011
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Thank Leslie F
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Wirral, UK
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“Enthusiastic and knowledgeable service”
Reviewed October 16, 2011

I've had two meals here and on both occasions the service was excellent; both in explaining the meals on offer and in suggesting very good Austrian wines to accompany the food. When it is a hot evening, the courtyard is a great place to eat. Yet to eat indoors in the winter but I will.

  • Visited September 2011
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“A real find tucked away in a pretty courtyard”
Reviewed August 23, 2011

Lovely quiet spot in the city centre. Wonderful food and atmosphere.

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