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Sokrates

Wiedner Hauptstrasse 60B, Vienna 1040, Austria
+43 1 5874111
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible7%
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“tzatziki” (2 reviews)
“eggplant” (2 reviews)
“greek cuisine” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Greek, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Wiedner Hauptstrasse 60B, Vienna 1040, Austria
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 27 April 2017

If you know and love Greek food (as in Greek food served in Greek restaurants in Greece), this place will be a disappointment. But if, like me, you need a break from the meat-heavy, cream-sauce-laden Viennese cuisine, this place will fit the bill. Don't expect...More

Thank LaurenJeanne2013
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

NOT RECOMMENDED!!!! One of the worst restaurants that I have ever been. The food was awful. We ordered calamari and they looked very strange, like if they have been breaded several times before. DEFINITELY NOT FRESH! See pictures. The Musaka tasted like actually NOTHING. The...More

Thank Lucía R
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The restaurant is located in the fourth district of Vienna, not far from the Karlskirche on the lower floor. Two small, cozy, but can be stuffy halls are decorated in traditional blue and white colours. Visitors in the evening of a working day was a...More

Thank Zuevy
Reviewed 1 July 2016

During our visit to Vienna we were there for having lunch. The restaurant is typically Greek, starting from tables and chairs, service and menu. If you arrive, you feel like you would be in Greece and if you engage in this culture and accept the...More

Thank Gerhard M
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Sokrates offers a good choice of Greek cousine. If food is ok, the location is really nice. In fact, the restaurant is along the Danube, really close to the U-Bahn station Donauinsel. Ideal solution in summer.

Thank Pee17
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Went here just several hours ago and very disappointed with their service! Came with my husband and one son, waited for approx. 15 minutes to ask the Food menu. One waiter looked busy, didnt reply when we asked the Menu, but apprently passed us holding...More

Thank Amy_Ilj
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I was for a dinner in this place as I like very much Greece and Greek cuisine. The place is typical Greek, I took a meze dish for the first, with tzatiki, zucchini, eggplant, olives, feta cheese, very tasty on a typical plate joined by...More

Thank Cristian B
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I'm giving this a 4 because of the smoking policy. The smoking area is right when you walk in the door and you have to pass through it on the way out. This was the only restaurant of a week in Austria where there was...More

Thank Iceland4Me
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Not every restaurant has to be or will be fantastic. And so it is with the Taverne Sokrates. It's not bad and if you want simple food at reasonable prices it's fine. The pluses - it's on the river, there are lots of other bars...More

Thank Canberrafella
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Visited their summer location at the Donauinsel. The food was poor, without taste or love. Probably the worst moussaka I ever had. The prices are average I guess for the main dishes, but expensive for all drinks and coffees. And they even charged a tiny...More

Thank DimitriVol
Nearby
Wieden
The fourth district combines elegant tradition with
contemporary style and relaxed living. More than a
dozen town palaces and churches such as St. Charles
Borromeo have added glamour to a neighbourhood known
for its traditional retail and crafts shops, taverns,
cafés. Wieden is also home to Naschmarkt, Vienna’s
largest street market. Many bohemian types have found
their way to Wieden: meet them in trendy cafés and
...More
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Nenad G
21 September 2016|
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Response from Lucía R | Reviewed this property |
Filipo is a half Italia of half Spanish restaurant, much better than Sokrates. Try their fried jellyfish and the mussels.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wiedner Hauptstrasse 60B, Vienna 1040, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Wieden
  • Neighbourhood: Wieden
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5874111
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