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Zum Weissen Rauchfangkehrer - The White Chimneysweep

#52 of 3,722 Restaurants in Vienna}
££ - £££German, , European
Weihburggasse 4, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5123471
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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German, Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Weihburggasse 4, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely Austrian restaurant in the heart of Wien. We tasted traditional dishes of the Austrian cuisine and everything was delicious. The staff is friendly and welcoming. The restaurant had different rooms, all very pretty but I would say the most pretty one is the one...More

Thank missCC_uk
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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

If you could only have one restaurant by which to remember a visit to Vienna, The White Chimneysweep is the perfect choice. The restaurant's name in German is Zum weißen Rauchfangkehrer, and even though its storybook decor may seem a bit touristy at first, this...More

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alexander s, Inhaber at Zum Weissen Rauchfangkehrer - The White Chimneysweep, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

your posting is a big Motivation for our Crew to try it each night again we have two different piano Players 7 days a week and to offer a change so maybe the next time you enjoy the other piano Player or even one of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here again after two year absence, and they really are the best! The service here was outstanding with an attentive waiter and a very involved Maitre D'. We sat in the Stephan's room at the front entrance with a view of the cathedral. The...More

Thank Dan77_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a very nice dinner here. The host, waiters, servers were all very warm and nice. Recommended some really good Austrian wines. Food was delicious. Highly recommend this place.

Thank Wilson L
Reviewed 1 week ago

They use the tag line "The Very Best of Austrian Cuisine", and it is very good. It is also "the very best of an Austrian Experience". From the moment you walk in you are immersed in rich wooden walls, high booths that deliver a nice...More

Thank _ecclou
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Five ladies visited this restaurant today on recommendation from a friend and we were not disappointed. It is a very traditional place and the food was excellent but the service from our waiter totally made the experience memorable. Nothing was too much trouble. There were...More

Thank LynnFB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on recommendation of our airbnb host. The food, wine & staff were all superb. A real treat!

Thank James T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would recommend you book as it gets busy. We we lucky and managed to get a table. The food was acceptable and the wine was good. Not happy about paying 2.95 euros each for a few nuts and 2.25 each for a pianist that...More

Thank Lucyleak
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Asked in our hotel for a restaurant recommendation. Desk clerk said this place was his favorite. We got reservations. Good we did because the place was fully booked as we lift. The restaurant claims to have authentic Vienna food. I have Wiener schnitzel. We ordered...More

Thank rjrobbin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First of all, I'm well aware and prepared that the person in charge from the restaurant will defend and put all the blame to me like what he/she did to other negative reviews!! So welcome, you arrogant!! You don't value your customers anyway. This is...More

Thank matthieut85
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
German, Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:55 - 23:55
11:55 - 23:55
11:55 - 23:55
11:55 - 23:55
11:55 - 23:55
11:55 - 23:55
11:55 - 23:55
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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