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Food and Drink Experiences in Vienna

Your personal guide to the most memorable food and drink experiences in the Austrian capital city of Vienna


Viennese cuisine is some of the best in Europe, and Vienna cafés and restaurants offer traditional dishes as well as contemporary fare and fine dining. With thousands of sidewalk cafés, coffee houses, and beisl (classic bistros), and dozens of restaurants honored by Michelin Guide and Gault Millau, the Vienna food scene offers something for everyone.

The Vienna area is also known as an important wine growing region, and both Viennese coffee houses and wine taverns have been named to the UNESCO National Directory of Intangible Cultural Heritage for Austria.


Luxury Food and Drink Experiences in Vienna 


In Vienna, Josef Brot Bakery is a local favorite for breads, pastries, and amazing breakfasts. With six Josef Bakery ‘Bread Boutique’ locations across the city – some with patisseries and bistros – it is easy to enjoy organic bread, pastries, and freshly prepared dishes at this TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice 2020 award-winner.

For a delicious local foodie experience, explore Vienna’s unique outdoor markets. Don’t miss the popular Naschmarkt for a variety of fresh choices. Other local Viennese culinary specialties include wiener schnitzel, goulash, Kaiserschmarren, and the famous Sachertorte dessert.

Let LuxuryVienna guide you to the top coffee houses and cafés and the best restaurants in Vienna, along with the top places to stay and things to do while exploring this charming city.