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Cafe Oper Wien

££ - £££, Cafe, European
Opernring 2 | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5133957
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“cakes” (14 reviews)
“goulash soup” (5 reviews)
“strudel” (5 reviews)
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Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Opernring 2 | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

When we had the good fortune to attend a Mozart Opera at the State Opera House, it was an unusually cool and rainy evening. We wanted to have some coffee and nibbles after the opera, and because of the weather, were able to walk into...More

Thank jhemp42
Reviewed 26 April 2016

They are 2 places: one with a very long queue but if you you go to the old part you might get in quickly

Thank armandschumer
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Spotted Cafe Oper when looking for somewhere for breakfast last Sunday. Great setting in the Stat Oper, friendly staff and a good value set Musiker breakfast with boiled eggs, rolls and croissants. And some opera in the background to keep us in the mood. Definitely...More

Thank TravellerRob63
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Situated in the world famous Viennese Opera this Restaurant / Coffee shop is available for the public , sightseers , visitors and during the intermissions for the audience of the great house .

Thank marvinge
Reviewed 1 March 2016

A classy place, with great atmosphere. The food and service are mediocre and quite expensive, but I guess no one comes for the food..

Thank Ronen_IL
Friedrich C, Manager at Cafe Oper Wien, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2016

Dear Ronen_IL, we are sorry, that you experienced only a mediocre service. We are trying to improve our quality every day and hope you will visit us again next time, to experience an superior visit! Sincerly, Café Oper Wien

Reviewed 28 February 2016

Yes, Cafe Oper is the 1st choice for Viennese that feel the urge for sparkling vines. No other place in Vienna will provide so much background knowledge & enthusiasm about Chamagne as Cafe Oper. For very, very reasonable prices. But there is alot more to...More

Thank mariaannaweiss
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Our experience started out nice. The server was able to find us a table when it was busy and moved us to a larger table with a view of the TV showing the Opera event. The food was average. My issue was with the server...More

Thank GTINTC11
Friedrich C, Manager at Cafe Oper Wien, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2016

Dear GTINTC11, we are very wordless for your critique. Such an experience should not take place in our coffeehouse and we are very suprised about the description of the service. All of our staff is working for a long time in our coffeehouse and is...More

Reviewed 24 February 2016

The food here is good, it's nothing mind blowing but it's nice. What makes this place stand out is the fact that they show live opera shows! So eating there was truly an experience worth the time and money!

Thank Jana K
Reviewed 7 February 2016 via mobile

Dreadful meal. We went for a meal before going to the ballet in the Opera House thinking we were about to have a nice meal - it's basically a cafe with a microwave. The food was awful - I had vegetable strudel which had soggy...More

Thank Jo M
Friedrich C, Geschäftsführer at Cafe Oper Wien, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2016

Dear Jo M, we are very sorry for bad experience at our coffeehouse. As you mentioned, we are more a bistro than a restaurant and we make mention to this in our publicity. But still we make an great effort with our kitchen and our...More

Reviewed 27 January 2016

If you are looking for Champagne in Vienna, you will go through a hard time. Till you find this kinda hidden gem. Big selection, very competent, professional service, very reasonably priced., Great desserts, tasty Goulash Soup, wonderful Viennese style coffee. Freshly cooked, daily changing lunch...More

Thank HioNr6
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$5 - US$15
Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Television, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
09:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
08:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Opernring 2 | 1010 Vienna, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5133957
  • E-mail
Café Oper Wien is a unique Melange made of music, culture and coffeehouse atmosphere directly located in the Vienna State Opera. Let us take you on a journey through the Vienna coffeehouse culture.
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