How many litres of wine do you think the city of Vienna grows each year? 0? Maybe 50 (from some clever homeowner with a south-facing garden terrace)? The answer is … [Read more...] about Wine from Vienna?
Eating and drinking
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Historical need not mean antique. Café Korb's traditional decor is more Warhol than Wagner, giving it a special place in the pantheon of Viennese coffee houses. Debate, … [Read more...] about Café Korb
The Jelinek has authentic stamped all over it. A coffee house like a 1950s car that's still used for trips down the shopping centre - worn but familiar...and gets the job … [Read more...] about Café Jelinek
One of Vienna's oldest coffee houses offers a bit of respite from one of the busiest streets. Café Ritter sits halfway up the city's main shopping precinct. A local … [Read more...] about Café Ritter
With most coffee houses in Vienna you imagine travelling back to the early 1900s. Café Prückel does indeed take you on a journey through time, but stops off for a slice of … [Read more...] about Café Prückel
Well, my mouth dropped open on entering. There's a reason Café Central is so popular with tourists. Inside is like stepping into a period drama set. Cake, coffee and … [Read more...] about Café Central