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Old Vienna Restaurant

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7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
+44 1803 380180
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
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1 - 10 of 763 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I've been here a few times now but we were there with a group of first timers. We were transported to Austria for the night with a great menu and selection of drinks. People are starting to get annoyed with me because I won't stop...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful evening, we have just had the best meal we have eaten for a very long time. Every aspect, food, service , drink, not to mention Werner himself, was excellent. Thank you so much, we will definitely be back.

Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant for dinner as we have several times. It never ceases to give us an amazing culinary experience. We started with scallops for my partner, and sweetbreads for me. I am a sucker for the unusual and I was not disappointed. They...More

Thank dtredhead
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thank you for your review in such details - we had just received a bronze award for visit devon tourism award - our competition was Bovey Castle -a Manor House in Dartmoor got silver and torbays only Michelin restaurant got gold - so we are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit for a lovely meal,friendly happy staff in pleasant surroundings,well cooked and presented good food. Thank you all

Thank peter c
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

i hope it is the first of many visits- will pass on your comments to my colleges Werner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful time here last night with family the food was superb. Seared scallops delicious as was the lamb the venison and the sea bass good selection of wines and excellent staff would recommend

Thank Penny D
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

hi thanks for coming and i am very happy it was to your liking - came just in time for our menu update with the sea bass mmmm- looking forward to seeing you and your friends again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to the Old Viena on many occasions with friends and family and Werner and his staff always,always deliver thank Q once again Ps see you on my Birthday!!

Thank Cornishij
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

your birthdays coming around as fast at mine - thanks for your continues support - looking forward to seeing you on 29th december

Reviewed 29 October 2017

My partner found this place online and I am so glad we tried it: the food was excellent and the atmosphere friendly and welcoming. This is food made with care and attention to detail.

Thank kraml
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

thanks god for online marketing- thank you for coming and i am glad you had an enjoyable experience - looking forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This place is amazing you must visit! Very welcoming, relaxing and outstanding quality of food. The owner and his staff do an outstanding job. Thank you for having us (21/10), we will return when we are Torquay next

Thank RLDRLD
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

thanks for your review - looking forward to seeing you again on your next visit

Reviewed 20 October 2017

Just had an absolutely wonderful meal at the Old Vienna Restaurant. All the food was delicious and service was impeccable. I would thoroughly recommend the crab starter and we loved our main courses of sea bass and calves liver....both cooked to perfection. We wI'll definitely...More

Thank Belloa
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

thank you for your review - calves liver is one of my favorites - just had delivery of veal sweetbread - playing with them over the next day - i forgot how much prep there is involved in that dish - looking forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 11 October 2017

Freshly cooked food, lots of love goes into the preparation of food here - there is an Austrian theme to some of the dishes and the owner is an Austrian who has been in this area for many years. He knows what he is doing...More

Thank Judith H
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2017

sorry it took so long to write a reply - don't know where the time is going - did hop over to Austria to get some schnapps - alas - i got back - my schnapps is still stuck in Vienna airport - how rude...More

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Sally M
26 September 2015|
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Response from Werner R | Property representative |
Hi i am too old to open lunch and only open evenings except christmas day lunch perhaps see you one evening best wishes Werner
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Ivor A
2 February 2015|
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Response from Werner R | Property representative |
three course meal with wine - average is about 35 to 40 a head inclusive of wine my current menu in on line and i usually have some specials as well if there is anything else or special requirements please email me and i do... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 380180
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Description
Restaurant with an Austrian Touch - Austrian Chef/Proprietor-Werner Rott and his team are here to look after customers with a smile and mostly locally sourced ingredient in casual surroundings - a small intimate Restaurant with just 22 Covers where the guest is treated like a friend 2015 Taste of the West South Devon Fine Dining Silver Award 2016 Taste of the West South West England Gold Award
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