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Cafe Imperial Wien

Kaerntner Ring 16 | 1015 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 50110389
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“marzipan” (11 reviews)
“schnitzel” (33 reviews)
“cake” (23 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Deli, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Kaerntner Ring 16 | 1015 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband was determined to have Wiener schnitzel whilst in Vienna. This was a classic Viennese restaurant. The staff were helpful and friendly. The food was great! Would recommend.More

Thank Sharon C
KevinC8845, Manager at Cafe Imperial Wien, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Sharon, thank you very much for your kind words, which I will definitely pass on to the team. We are glad you had an enjoyable time with us. I sincerely hope to welcone you at Hotel Imperial and the Café soon again! Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went here for breakfast and got a classic Vienna experience. Good, very correct service, and great food. The restaurant is located in a beautiful, old, classic Vienna hotel.More

Thank Cbt76
KevinC8845, Manager at Cafe Imperial Wien, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Cbt76, thank you very much for your kind feedback. I am happy that you enjoyed your recent visit to Café Imperial Vienna and I hope to welcome you back again soon! Maybe next time for a classic Viennese lunch or dinner. Kind regards, Kevin...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Imperial Cafe has the best schnitzel I've ever tried! The price is also fair since it comes with salad and potatoes, whereas in other restaurants you'd have to order it aside. They also offer complementary bread, which is really yummy, especially when it comes...More

1  Thank Clarissa F
KevinC8845, Manager at Cafe Imperial Wien, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Clarissa F, many thanks for taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us! It makes us more than happy to hear that our food exceeded your expectations. Our Wiener Schnitzel indeed has the reputation of being the best in town, and it...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My comments relate only for breakfast though I am sure that they would apply equally as well for lunch and dinner. The service was excellent as was the cuisine and I can highly recommend the omelette with the works. The best that I have had...More

Thank erimino
KevinC8845, Manager at Cafe Imperial Wien, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear erimino, thank you very much for your kind words about our breakfast! It is our top priority that our guests feel well treated and satisfied with our product offering. I will definitely pass these on to the team and we do hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe in our hotel seems just as much as a great find as convenient. The pastry shop is impressive, have had 2 meals to date which were both great. The Viennese potato soup was great, the Wiener schnitzel was excellent with a wildly delicious...More

Thank femmeflaneure
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Skeptical about restaurants in hotels, but this did not disappoint. Great schnitzel, and other menu items were excellent as well. Not very Cody, but great food. Desserts are amazing!

Thank ThomMSeattle
Reviewed July 31, 2018

It is overrated in terms of the food and service when it comes to their breakfast. Our food was forgotten and the waiter ignored us. As for the food, it is ok. It is probably the worst meal among all the restaurants that we had...More

Thank Angel C
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

We had a promising start to our visit, with a friendly welcome and a lovely table. We booked for 6pm as a pre-theater dinner so it was empty when we arrived. We went mostly because we had seen a TV show on which Rick Stein...More

1  Thank Kris212
Reviewed July 21, 2018

After a long day of walking around Vienna to see the sites, our family of four arrived for dinner without reservations. We received a warm welcome and were seated right away. The service during our meal was wonderful. We all had Wiener Schnitzel and the...More

Thank Chorukee
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

The cakes were exquisite and the service impeccable. Have the Crepes, however the ambience is nothing special and does not reflect the granddure of the Hotel Imperial.

Thank Ricklars
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
Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Deli, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaerntner Ring 16 | 1015 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 1 50110389
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