The “Wiener Schnitzel”, “Käsespätzle” (EN: pasta with cheese) and the tasty “Zwiebelrostbraten” (EN: roast beef with onions). The Viennese cuisine enjoys worldwide popularity. As good as our typical dishes taste, you should not avoid trying some restaurants and bars with international cuisines while being in Vienna.
Jonathan, from our ActiLingua Residence Team, has summarized some of his favorite places where you can enjoy a wide range of different tastes at affordable prices.
From the outside the bistro may seems quite simple but once you are in you will be surprised with freshly prepared Vietnamese specialties. The menu offers a great selection, from tasty summer rolls to the Vietnamese national dish “Bún Bò” and all of them at fair prices.
Where: Schönbrunner Straße 72, 1050 Wien
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
The fastest way from the ActiLingua Residence: The Bistro can be reached by the metro lines U3 and U4. You start at the U3 station “Zippererstraße” and then go to “Landstraße”. From there, you have to take the line U4 to “Pilgramgasse”.
Pizza, Pasta and Italian flair. Those who love the Italian cuisine will love Eatalico. There you will find all possible variations of pizza and pasta, which are offered at a really good price.
Where: Praterstraße 31, 1020 Wien
Opening hours: Monday – Saturday: 11:30 am – 12:00 pm and Sunday: 12:00 am – 12:00 pm.
The fastest way from the ActiLingua Residence: To get to the Italian restaurant in the second district of Vienna you need to take the metro line U3 to Stephansplatz and then change to the metro line U1 and go to the station “Nestroyplatz”.
If you cannot get enough of the Austrian cuisine, the student cafe Benno is the right address for you. Apart from the excellent “Viennese Schnitzel”, they also serve really tasty “cheese spaetzle”. While waiting for your food you can pass the time with some of the many board games, which they offer for their guests.
Where: Alserstraße 67, 1080 Wien
Opening hours: Monday – Friday: 04:30 pm – 2:00 pm, Saturday: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm and Sunday: 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
The fastest way from the ActiLingua Residence: Take the tram no. 71 from the station „Molitorgasse“ to „Schottentor“, then change to the tram no. 43, and go to “Brünnlbadgasse”.
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