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Sky Bar

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Address: Kaerntner Strasse 19, Vienna 1010, Austria
Phone Number: (431) 513 17 12
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09:30 - 03:00
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Sun 18:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 09:30 - 03:00

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Okay for late night drink - tourist premium and smoky

Nice enough for a tourist spot - weird karaoke music with professional sax player and singer (taped backing track). Very smoky as all bars in Vienna seem to be. Friendly staff but... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 31 October 2016
bettiblu
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Texas
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good spot for catching up with friends, nice food and great views. Definitely worth visiting. We will come back again.

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Thank Anna G
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28 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited the sky bar for a drink as it boasted great views of the city and a must see! The views were mainly of the back of buildings and roof tops. Our waiter was completely rude! Be warned that if you go into the main bar (left at the top of the stairs) it's all smoking area. You have... More 

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Paris, France
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We had dinner in the restaurant first and had a drink in the lounge after. The food was great, but the plates are too big we couldn't finish. The service was correct. It's always great to have a drink in this cozy lounge, drinking well done cocktails. The signer is also a good idea in the bar but most of... More 

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Thank ThEuropeancouple
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8 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not the best service Food not even average Very touristic We went with a friend in a Saturday night for dinner. Not impressed and we also had to pay for the cloakroom (2€ per piece). No thanks

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Yerevan, Armenia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This bar is centrally located, near the St. Stephen's Cathedral and has a view on it. There's a 2-3 minutes of walk to reach there from the church. The bar is located on the top floor of the Steffl department store. So you need to get in Steffl and then use the elevator twice because you have to change it.... More 

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Breda, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice view, nice music and atmosphere. cocktails expensive but the wine is fine. Offer: Glass of prosecco with two oysters are 9,50.

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Thank mwijk1976
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the potential to be a great place that should be super cool and classy..... however... Overpriced drinks, rubbish service that took 15 mins after we were seated for drinks, wrong order delivered and no snacks with the drinks (as ordered). Didn't help that the place is full of cigar smoke and the bright lights reflect off the... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent couple of hours here with clients. The bar menu is good and pretty expensive but they have good collection. The young ladies at the bar are kind of weird because either they cannot converse in English or can be misunderstood to be prudish and rude. Yes but overall and good place on the 7th floor of the shopping store... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I had a brilliant time in Vienna, and after a enjoying plenty of great bars and meeting lovely people I had high hopes for The Sky Bar. However it is quite possibly the worst bar I have ever been to. I was greeted by the doorman who welcomed us by making us put our jackets into the cloakroom for 2... More 

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London
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Nice enough for a tourist spot - weird karaoke music with professional sax player and singer (taped backing track). Very smoky as all bars in Vienna seem to be. Friendly staff but 20 minute wait after ordering for a couple of simple rum and cokes. No cover charge and open late. Wouldn't rush back.

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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 Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.
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