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Cafe de l'Europe

$$ - $$$, Cafe, European
Graben 31, Vienna 1010, Austria
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (44 reviews)
“sundae” (5 reviews)
“spaghetti” (9 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Hours
Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Graben 31, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

We were getting hangry and hot and wanted to sit down in the shade of a restaurant umbrella and have a bite. After being ignored at one place we moved on only to not find what we wanted til we saw this place. It is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank tnantx
Reviewed June 1, 2018

After a morning at the Prater, we resisted its pillow-sized bags of cotton candy, in favor of a much better lunch. Our goal? Cafe de l'Europe, a classic Viennese institution, noted for the excellence of its food, "spaghetti eis," and other treats. There, many typical...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Suzymobile47
Reviewed May 28, 2018 via mobile

I can only blame myself by breaking my golden rule which is, never eat on the main thoroughfare! To sit and have a drink, it is fine, but to eat, it is a complete dump! We played it safe, Cheeseburger with Fries and a Club...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank farlow2000
Reviewed May 15, 2018

We made a point of coming here for Ice creams as we had been here five years earlier. And yes they were as good as ever. The dishes are expensive but then so is the majority of eating places in Vienna. There is a great...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Anthony A
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here so wanted to all go back for supper in our last night in Vienna. However, the outside area was full so we tried indoors. We’d barely sat down before we decided to walk out again - the thought of eating...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank sen862017
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

We dined here outside twice. Once late in the evening and the other time in the late afternoon. We don’t smoke and didn’t realize that the outdoor seating on the pedestrian street in all smoking. The first time we ate there it wasn’t too crowded...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 8-drank-was-merry
Reviewed January 15, 2018

If you are looking for good coffee and some cake after long walk in center of Wien, this place is really good option. You can choose from many different hot beverages and you can also take good cake. Inside of this place it's really cozy...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Medo19
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

The location of the restaurant is great. Fast service and delicious food. Deserts are excellent, especially tiramisu. Try it!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank D4066DJtamaram
Reviewed December 11, 2017 via mobile

Terrible service, overpriced, bad meat dishes for a meal and so-so to terrible sweets for deserts. 0/10, would not even recommend as a place to kill time

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Itay M
Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Read a few reviews and the establishment need to do something about their staff if they want to keep the prestige of the cafe. Really arrogant waiter but the food, cakes at tea were lovely. Great views over the plaza. Good atmosphere and I think...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Lbarkes
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Graben 31, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
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