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Puerstner

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££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Inner City
Austrian, European, Gastropub, German, Central European
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Riemergasse 10, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5126357
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10:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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Helsinki, Finland
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Our Austrian friends too us to this traditional restaurant, as we were looking for some authentic food. Our waiter was funny, and showed us what Viennese culture is like with a great dose of humor. I had the classic Wiener Schnitzel which was gigantic. It was served with boiled potatoes and lemon, and I had a green salad on the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Well, when in Rome... or Vienna for that matter, you'd better have a Viennese schnitzel. This seemed to be well reviewed so we made a booking (on what was a quiet Saturday night in Winter) and were very impressed by the customer service and the quality of the food. Massive veal schnitzel, tasted very good and came with a huge... More 

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1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very authentic place, very good deal and little touristy. For first, we shared the garlic soup and it was delicious, from the second we ordered the potatoes and veggies with cheese and the schnitzel, its said that is the best schnitzel in town, so we could prove that its true. We come back today! (The dishes are quite big,... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, this is a large place with many tourists, but it is also popular with the locals. It's just great Viennese food at great prices, and you will be very full and content when you've dined here. The staff is busy and yet efficient, you can linger or dine quickly so that you can make it to a nearby performance.... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We asked the concierge in the Hilton for the best schnitzel in Vienna, and he recommended the Puerstner. Without doubt, we found the schnitzel better than we expected. Very yummy and worth a visit. The Resturant is setup like a old pub and the table service is very good. The meal price is very reasonable and the ambience warm and... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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446 reviews
280 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 470 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I recently went back to this quaint restaurant. Our waiter was very friendly and he even had a bit of a joke with us, which is a pleasant surprise for Vienna. Our food was served in very generous portions and it was very tasty. All the ingredients were fresh and good quality. This really is a perfect... More 

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Warren, New Jersey
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great authentic Austrian/German restaurant. The Schnitzel was the best we had during our trip. Huge portion and crispy and tasty. Love it.

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Perth, Australia
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great schnitzel - huge size good taste good amount of potatoes. Excellent wine and good service !! 8/10

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Thank SteakandMilk
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is decorated very cool and the ambiance is nice and traditional. The beer was good and the waiter was nice but the food was lacking compared to other places we'd eaten. We had the ribs (which were good but nothing great) and the spinach spatzle (which was ok).

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Port Hope, Canada
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our first meal so much, we came back a second time and we were even more pleased with the quality of the food and the service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$26
Cuisine
Austrian, European, Gastropub, German, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Riemergasse 10, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5126357

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Staying in Inner City

Neighbourhood Profile
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 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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