Bars and Restaurants

Keeping it classic: a review of Gasthaus Grünauer

Keeping it classic: a review of Gasthaus Grünauer

We had often heard of Grünauer’s. Yet its reputation precedes it so much so that until recently we had never been able to get a table. Occupying a quiet corner of Vienna’s seventh district, now full of hipster cafés, all-hours bars, Vietnamese restaurants and vegan […]

The new neighbour: a review of Pacado

The new neighbour: a review of Pacado

There is so much to be said for the neighbourhood joint. You know, that restaurant or café or bar that you go to time after time, where you know what you’re going to order before you’ve even walked through the door, where you recognise the […]

An Oriental Stumble: a review of L’Orient

An Oriental Stumble: a review of L’Orient

Some places you can only stumble upon. L’Orient, a small Moroccan restaurant and interior design shop in Vienna’s second district, is one of them. It was actually a friend of ours who did the stumbling and, after corroborating his recommendation with some good reviews online, […]

All Fired Up: a review of Chili & Pfeffer

All Fired Up: a review of Chili & Pfeffer

It’s not too often, in your own city, that you find a restaurant menu you can’t read. But in Chili & Pfeffer that’s exactly the point. The last page of the clipboard menu is written in Chinese with – apparently – a few extra items […]