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The Cake Tree

Wolfgang Schmalzl Gasse 14, Vienna 1020, Austria
+43 677 62479796
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good12%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“scones” (8 reviews)
“guinness cake” (4 reviews)
“french toast” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Irish, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Wolfgang Schmalzl Gasse 14, Vienna 1020, Austria
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying next door to this lovely little cafe in Vienna. The owner was really pleasant, and up for a chat while we relaxed, and we both had pretty decent coffees too! Lots of cake selections to choose from, and there were good options...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tobyandjessica
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed my recent trip here. Lovely cafe with really friendly staff. Top notch cakes, tea or coffee, and brunch. I can't recommend the Cake Tree enough!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank PG2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us went for a coffee and a cake and had a great time. We had a lovely chat with the owner, who was very friendly. We would highly recommend this cafe.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank tomdorner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe was recommended by a friend and didn’t dissappoimt. Charming atmosphere with beautiful cakes and great coffee. Try the chocolate scones!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Trionabeana
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of our party is pretty choosy about coffee and had been disappointed in Vienna’s general offering, it being not strong or flavoursome enough for her taste. This place was a notable exception, with lovely coffee and a good breakfast to go with it. We...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank JenLovesTrains
Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

The Cake Tree is a little off the beaten track. If you are visiting the Riesenrad Big Wheel or the Prater Amusement Park, the Cake Tree is less than 5 minutes walk away. It really is worth a visit. The food is fantastic and comes...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank MKE1
Reviewed 16 November 2018

My family and I had a great time in this cosy café. The cakes were delicious (I really recommend the chocolate guinness cake or the chocolate mousse), the atmosphere was nice and we were greeted with a big smile by the cafés owner, Anne Murray....More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Flyer26843783422
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

A cute little place, very cosy inside with a little patio at the front brightest up with fresh flowers on each table, so you can sit inside or out. Both the cake and coffee were top quality and the staff were friendly and efficient. Highly...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MsBeautySoul
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing cakes, tried the Guinness cake and the dark chocolate orange cakes. very friendly staff, nice service 🤗

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Zsuzsanna B
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This cafe is truly a little gem in the 2nd district. Run by a friendly owner and efficient staff, The Cake Tree has become one of my favourite places in Vienna. Don't forget to try a slice of Guinness Cake!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank TovainVienna
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Yes, free wifi with a password :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wolfgang Schmalzl Gasse 14, Vienna 1020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Prater
  • Neighbourhood: Prater
  • Phone Number: +43 677 62479796
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Vienna's best homemade desserts. A small, intimate café with freshly homebaked desserts, breads and scones. Weekly breakfast and lunch menu, weekend brunch menu. Great coffee and tea. Welcoming for families and young children. Watch us bake and prepare all our dishes right in front of you!
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