In Vienna, there are many opportunities to have fun day and night. You might have already heard that the capital of Austria is famous for its Wiener Kaffee (Vienna coffee) and Sachertorte (Sacher cake). With our guide you can explore the best places to order not only the aforementioned delicious coffee and cake, but also many others.
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Not having an original Sachertorte at the Hotel Sacher may be the biggest mistake for anyone visiting this city. Don’t miss the experience to have this delicious chocolate cake with a thin layer of apricot filling. Sachertorte is already more than 175 years old and Hotel Sacher is the original place where the first cake was baked.
Address: Philharmonikerstrasse 4, 1010 Vienna, Austria
If you want to drink Wiener Melange, the typical Viennese coffee, in the same café as Sigmund Freud, Robert Musil and Arthur Schnitzler, go to the Café Central on the corner of Herrengasse and Strauchgasse. This has been a very famous meeting point since its opening in 1876. Don’t forget to order your coffee with also some traditional Strudel or Zimtschnecke. Feel the charming atmosphere of the most famous coffee house in the world.
Address: Corner of Herrengasse and Strauchgasse, 1010 Vienna, Austria
If you would like to have a coffee and a cake in the oldest coffee house in Vienna, go to Cafe Frauenhuber. At the end of 18th century two famous music composers Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Ludwig van Beethoven had public performances here. The coffee house is furnished in the charming style of 19th century and is arranged like a living room.
Address: Himmelpfortgasse 6, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Since 1875 Diglas is one of the finest addresses to go to when you want to enjoy a cake or a pastry. This coffee house is found behind the St. Stephen’s Cathedral, only a few steps from it. This makes Diglas the best place to go after city centre sightseeing. It is open 365 days a year from 7 am till midnight. Piano afternoons or nights are being organized regularly every day.
Address: Am Fleischmarkt 16, 1010 Vienna, Austria
Sluka is a place where people come to enjoy a coffee and desserts. The coffee house was opened in the late 19th century and since that time all cakes and desserts are made from natural products. Thanks to its central position in the city centre, Sluka is one of the favorite places not only for tourists but also for locals.
Address: Rathausplatz 8, 1010 Vienna, Austria
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Average Price: € 48
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Bellevue ‘Austria Hotels International’
Average Price: € 54
Guest Rating: 8.4
Average Price: € 82
Guest Rating: 8.3