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Cafe Eiles

Josefstaedter Strasse 2, Vienna 1080, Austria
+43 1 4053410
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“apple strudel” (24 reviews)
“club sandwich” (7 reviews)
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Austrian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Josefstaedter Strasse 2, Vienna 1080, Austria
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Good food, prompt and efficient service, relaxing atmosphere, reasonable prices, and good location not far from the Rathaus...all worth a high recommendation.

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Our hotel was just a couple of minutes away, so we chose to have breakfast here every morning. Each day, a different waiter but same awesome service. Their cafe au lait (what they call melange) were awesome as well as the rest of the breakfast...More

Thank Catrabbit1980
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our local cafe,so we visited it several times.Located on a busy corner,it is a great place to people watch.I had no problem with the food and drink,but my wife did. For those Brits reading;The "full english' is not what you might have come...More

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very nice place with good service, good prices, great location and nice othentic look and environment of Vienna.

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Thank shiraharelbaz
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was close to our hotel and we had looked forward to going here due to the good reviews. We went early evening and found it full of empty tables. Food came very quickly and clearly was not freshly prepared. I had an Austrian pasta...More

Thank RoverP
Gert K, Inhaber at Cafe Eiles, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rover, first of all I am really disappointed and unhappy with your experience in Cafe Eiles. Maybe you didnt like our style of Austrian past so called Schinkenfleckerln, but this is an old traditional Austrian recipie. The only think I can't follow, is that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely the best option among all well-known coffeehouses in Vienna - recently renovated in modern urbanistic-chic style, but still it has all of the authentic look and feel of the traditional Grand Cafes in Vienna. Good food and resonable prices - no tourist trap. Quite...More

Thank Meatpacker_1970
Gert K, Inhaber at Cafe Eiles, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your nice words and it encourages us to look further and do our way to satisfy all our clients. best regards Gert Kunze

Reviewed 1 week ago

It's outdoor dining and the seats have cushions so it's quite comfortable. It's interesting to sit and watch the world go by. The food was very good - we ordered chicken salad, then schnitzel the next night, and I cannot remember what the third night...More

Thank NancyWorldTraveler
Gert K, Inhaber at Cafe Eiles, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nancy, thank you so much for your nice words. We are so happy to hear that you had a great time in our Wiener Kaffeehaus. best regards Gert Kunze

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a nice cafe with simple typical austrian dishes, but very good taste. The strudel was amazing. Besides the service was good also.

Thank Ana Maria G
Gert K, Inhaber at Cafe Eiles, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Ana, thank you so much for your nice words. I am very happy, that you felt so fine in our Cafe Eiles. kiss Gert Kunze

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Located just close to tram station, easily reachable and well maintained place. Cafe is traditional Viennese coffee house. It’s interior is also accordingly. They have some fab breakfast combo to start your day with. Being vegetarian we were left with only one option , which...More

Thank Food_tripping1
Gert K, Inhaber at Cafe Eiles, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guests, thank you so much for your words and you are wright, we could do more for our vegetarian fans. I will make my mind of and looking forward to create new breakfast possibilities. all the best Gert Kunze

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been coming to Vienna for nearly 50 years, first as a student and now as a traveler, and I always prefer the off the beaten path cafes. This is just a few steps outside the Ring and it is very authentic. A young...More

Thank Ortlinde
Gert K, Inhaber at Cafe Eiles, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Dear Ortlinde, I am happy to see, that you love our Cafe Eiles. Und damit du nicht Deutsch verlernst, hier...More

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 theatre, small
independent shops, romantic passageways, neighbourhood
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Josefstaedter Strasse 2, Vienna 1080, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Josefstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Josefstadt
  • Phone Number: +43 1 4053410
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Café Eiles is a charming and traditional coffeehouse in the heart of Vienna. We serve breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. Come and try our Apple Strudel, Sachertorte or Kaiserschmarrn. We excel at Viennese Cuisine and Austrian Pastries. You will love the vibe at Café Eiles, especially if you are tourist trying to get the feeling of the typical Viennese Coffee House experience.
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