Restaurant Tipps - Opera / Downtown

Restauranttipps für Ihren Wienaufenthalt

You have booked a trip to Vienna or are currently staying and would like to find some places to eat around the corner? In Vienna, you can find anything you could ever want – from a quick, small lunch between sights to a fancy dinner. But a large choice also makes for a hard decision, so we have researched the top restaurants close to your location.



Lokale in der Nähe vom Apartment Downtown


Motto am Fluss  
The Motto am Fluss is located in the vibrant centre of Vienna and convinces with a unique ambience, international food options with a focus on Austrian delicacies, and personal service. While it is a pretty location by day (situated literally above water), it is especially charming at night when the surrounding Schwedenplatz area is colourfully illuminated.



The ef16 offers selected wines and unusual dishes for gourmets, in an elegantly furnished, vaulted setting. The menu is creative, innovative, seasonal and well thought-out. For the warmer days, there is a nice outdoor seating area.   


Griechenbeisl: Austrian and international cuisine

Here at Vienna’s oldest tavern you will find Austrian as well as international food, accompanied by a selection of wine from the in-house wine cellar. Whether you’re in a group or alone, the comfortable rooms will make your stay very pleasant.


Hard Rock Cafe: American cuisine

A must-see in every city! The very own Hard Rock Café atmosphere and authentic American food are well worth a visit. Vienna could be the perfect place to start your t-shirt collection, if you haven’t already.


Smokey´s: American cuisine

This restaurant is famous for its excellent burgers, that stand out among many others due to high-quality ingredients and very enthusiastic cooks. As a side, there are tasty sauces and chutneys, and if you don’t want a burger try one of the specials.  


Loca: International / Vegan cuisine

Look no further if you are on the hunt for healthy low-carb and low-fat alternatives. The unusual part: After you’ve told the staff what your preferences and your allergies are, your meal will be individually prepared for you.     


Al Borgo: Italian cuisine

Even if Vienna is far away from the sea, you can find traditional Italian food at Al Borgo. Stop by for a quick lunch and espresso, or spend an entire evening – the large menu offers plenty of variety from salad to dessert.  


PlachuttaAustrian cuisine

Plachutta is well known as Vienna’s address for traditional Austrian, gourmet food. From the classic Schnitzel or Tafelspitz to some less famous but equally delicious delicacies, everything here is first-rate. You can also enjoy your gourmet dinner to take-away in your own apartment.    


Pürstner: Austrian cuisine

Hearty main dishes for hungry travellers are what you will find here – from old Viennese soups and stews to “councilman pan”. Lovely details and traditional rooms will make you remember your visit for a long time.    


Restaurant zur WILDen Schimanszky: Austrin /Vegetarian cuisine


This restaurant uses old, well-honed recipes to ensure a tasty meal you will only find at your grandmother’s house. On the menu are traditional Austrian dishes as well as some vegetarian options, but the focus is game dishes.