The 10 Best Value for Money Restaurants in Vienna in 2016
You are a foodie. And you are going to Vienna. Here you can read the list of the best value for money restaurants in Vienna. Best value does not necessarily mean “cheap.” It means that you get much more than what you pay for, no matter if you pay 15 euros for a meal in a beer garden or 50 euros for a meal in a high-class sushi place. Enjoy!
#1 Motto am Fluss
This place offers a little bit of everything. A bar, a café, and a restaurant. It is on the Danube canal, and you can sit inside or outside.
Address: 2 Schwedenplatz
This is a favorite Japanese restaurant, and you should make a reservation before going there. It’s quite expensive.
Address: 15 Praterstraße
#3 Pizza Mari’
This is an Italian pizzeria that imports the ingredients for the pizzas from Naples, Italy. It is regarded as the best pizzeria in Vienna. It is open from 12 am until 11 pm in the evening, from Thursday to Sunday.
Address: 23a Leopoldsgasse
#4 Schone Perle
A biological restaurant with Austrian cuisine. You can get some excellent Wiener Schnitzer here. The prices are average. Try the Susi cake. If you come here on Saturday morning, you will find a huge crowd enjoying the brunch that Schone Perle serves. It also has a smoking area.
Address: 2 Große Pfarrgasse
#5 Café Pruckel
This is a vivid café in Vienna which offers live piano on Monday, Wednesday and Friday after 7 pm. The décor has been the same since 1950. Try the home-made cakes and pies. You can combine it with a visit to the MAK (the museum of Modern Applied Arts).
Address: 24 Stubenring
Plachutta serves Austrian cuisine. And it is famous for its “Tafelspitz”. The Tafelspitz is boiled beef served in its soup with a variety of side dishes. It is popular with tourists, so make a reservation beforehand. It’s open daily. It’s quite expensive.
Address: 38 Wollzeile
This is a Viennese restaurant with a huge beer garden, divided into different areas, in the Prater area of Vienna. Each area has the name of a different area of Vienna. The trademark plate of this restaurant is “Schweinsstelzen”, which means “Pig’s feet”. You can also enjoy traditional Austrian dishes such as Goulash and Schnitzel. You can also get “Stelze” (Pork) for two. It serves the Budweiser Budvar beer fresh from the barrel. This place is open from March 15th until October 31st and it is an excellent choice if you are visiting Vienna during the summer.
Address: 116 Prater
#8 Bunkerei Augarten
This is a place right in the heart of the Augarten garden. You can grab a seat under the trees and enjoy some food. It is closed during the winter. It also offers a terrace with a beautiful view to the Augarten park.
#9 Ramien Restaurant GmbH
A very beautiful place for handmade Chinese noodles. You can try them with beef. It is called “Ramien mit Rindfleisch,” which means “hand cut noodle with sauteed beef.”
Address: 9 Gumpendorfer Straße
#10 Café Ansari
It serves Mediterranean food with influences from Georgia. You can grab some breakfast as well, with options ranging from the Georgian breakfast to the Russian breakfast or the Viennese one.
Address: 15 Praterstraße
You can get a list of all these ten places at https://drive.google.com/open?id=1pQirJ7D_JrjjsomSINjw3pkdQmk&usp=sharing
(Note): All photos are from the websites of the restaurants or flickr.com/cc