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Zum Weissen Rauchfangkehrer - The White Chimneysweep

$$ - $$$, European,
Weihburggasse 4, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5123471
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Weihburggasse 4, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Me and a friend of mine whent to Zum weißen Rauchfangkehrer and had ourself the Viennese Schnitzel....and it was soooo goooood...big portion too :) nice service and cozy atmosphere in a cuite little place. Recommended

Thank Börkur H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had not been at the restaurant for two years or so. I was sorry to discover that the restaurant has turned from abeautiful Austrian traditional place into a restaurant mainly serving toursists. Food and service are average.More

Thank Kat L
alexander s, Inhaber at Zum Weissen Rauchfangkehrer - The White Chimneysweep, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Your well being is our desire Your praise is our incentive. Your criticism encourages us to do better. First of all thank you for visiting us several times. Your opinion is very helpfull and appreciated as long as we get more details. We are open...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Recently finished 8 days in Vienna and this was the culinary high point. Friendly, welcoming and professional service delivered with a sense of humour, and an information pack on the reataurant history handed over at the end. It was like having dinner at a friends....More

Thank MartyRoach1972
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic place. We dropped in just by chance, but didn't regret it. First of all - staff - friendly, with smile yet not pushy. We were welcome like friends. My twin daughters were really delighted as they were offered(on the house) as aperitif small glasses...More

Thank Zbigniew W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was ok but they charged without notice!! Like sit inside with music, water and bread costs >€15More

Thank matthewchanmh
alexander s, Inhaber at Zum Weissen Rauchfangkehrer - The White Chimneysweep, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

First of all thank you for visiting the White Chimney Sweep one of the most traditional Viennese Restaurants with live piano music. We offer english menues with a very detailled description of our intentions , our philosophy , kitchen , prices and our special offers....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Original local , classy restaurant. Very good food, not so big portions, but very fine. We where seated in the piano room, which is very cosy as couple, with a small surprise when you get the bill and see an extra charge of some euros...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This small restaurant is a gem hidden among the Vienna city centre region. The service & food was par excellence.Ambience was classy. We just found this place perchance on our way back from shopping to our car parking. After eating, we came to know that...More

Thank anithathomas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Funny story...This place was right next to my hotel. I went there with some work friends for lunch...and liked it so much that I went there for dinner by myself that night! Spiro is just one of those attentive waiter's that was so friendly, had...More

Thank Loves2Travel8223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were welcomed with a smile, and they made us feel at home right away. Very attentive and gave good recommendations. The food was also good, and the portions were not too big (we don't like wasting food). The furniture and their clothes made us...More

Thank Hilde Steffense... O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very delicious vegetarian food. The service was excellent and good ambience. Great meal with colleagues, thankyou. (Dare I say it ran like clockwork?)

Thank HappyHEmum
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$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:55 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
11:55 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
11:55 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
11:55 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
11:55 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
11:55 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
11:55 a.m. - 11:55 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weihburggasse 4, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5123471
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Traditional austrian restaurant working only with austrian organic products extensive wine list and excellent schnaps offer each night charming live piano music
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