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Gustl Bauer

#706 of 3,814 Restaurants in Vienna
$$ - $$$, , European
Drahtgasse 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5335889
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  • Average16%
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“goulash” (6 reviews)
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Austrian, Central European, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Drahtgasse 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a quick lunch break....Great Menu and refreshing beers...Veal with mash and potato and bacon soup.

Thank glennysr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a warm night in Vienna before a concert, we came across this nice restaurant with outside decking, just off the Am Hof square. As bierfest was going on, the music from there travelled to the restaurant. The menu is limited and prices are on...More

1  Thank Donegalabu
Reviewed February 26, 2018

We went here on our last night in Vienna and so glad we did. I had goulash and my husband the beef with onions, large portions and very tasty. The waitress was friendly and helpful. A zither player was there that night, a Friday, which...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed December 28, 2017 via mobile

We came here for dinner on a rainy day. We had Schnitzel, it was really fine. Lady hosting us was very polite and her service was very good. We plan to come again for the new years eve.

Thank Baran O
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

We got there by walking around Wien. The staff was very pleasant and they propose delicious courses out of menu. It was fresh, very light and good prepeared food. For sure I want to come black there.

Thank dtamas
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Wandering around on our first night in Vienna -seeing the sights: Got a bit lost, then a bit hungry and then noticed Gustl Bauer which looked very Austrian. Not too crowded and an English menu - ordered Wiener Schnitzel and deep fried breaded mushrooms with...More

Thank Andrzej116
Reviewed September 18, 2017

We stumbled on to this place due to a terrible service experience after just stopping for a beer at another place around the corner, right after visiting the Holocaust Memorial. We were seated quickly by Renê who - stated simply - provided the absolute best...More

Thank whodunit68
Reviewed December 21, 2016

I usually write only those reviews that surprise me - either positive or negative. Unfortunately, this is of the latter category. Granted, you don't see a lot of tourists in this joint, although the location of the restaurant is very prominent and nicely central downtown...More

9  Thank gigiworldtravel
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

We have decided to try this place after wandering around due to Christmas Markets shopping. It has a traditional furniture, nothing particular relevant, even dish choices are the typical ones but that is not a good reason to don't give it a try. All dishes...More

Thank Francesca C
Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

I have made a pledge not to write bad reviews, but rather to promote good businesses with positive reviews. The bartender/waiter at Gustl-Bauer made me break my pledge by being the most obnoxious, condescending, sad excuse of a person in the service industry. Of course...More

3  Thank Bassem B
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$10 - US$23
Austrian, Central European, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Drahtgasse 2, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5335889
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