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Plachuttas Gasthaus zur Oper

Walfischgasse 5-7, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 1 5122251
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Walfischgasse 5-7, Vienna 1010, Austria
Neighbourhood: Inner City
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The service is place is well known as one of the best places in Vienna for Wiener Scnitzel and they did not disappoint with a good quality product with good veal and well cooked.It is well located not far from the Opera and has pleasant...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to this place for lunch, the terrace was full and we ate inside. The decor was splendid. The service was good, but nothing to remember. The food was excellent, the veal escalope, which is not the Wiener Schnitzel was very good and well...More

Thank vanierlp
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Vienna on a holiday so many of the better restaurants were closed. This one was across the street from our hotel so we gave it a try and were very pleased with our dinners. We had the Wiener Schnitzel, veal like it...More

Thank ggold113
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Viennese cuisine with good, attentive service. However, the tables are a little close together making for a rather crowded atmosphere. Not a relaxing experience. Booking essential most days.

Thank UKtraveller1953
Reviewed 1 week ago

and we have eaten many. Very friendly service, our waiter gave great advice which was spot on. We had delicious meat broth with vegetables, followed by the lightest, crispiest Schnitzel, accompanied by delicious potato salad. The portion looks huge, but the meat is wafer thin...More

Thank absolutelytrue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tafelspitz was very good with high quality beef and tasty accompaniments. One of the better places to try this traditional Austrian dish. However it was a cool May evening and we were offered a table away from the outside heaters despite the fact that we...More

Thank PieEater7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the place to come to for traditional schnitzels. Located in a quiet side street very close to the Opera it has friendly and light interior and an covered outdoor serving area too. The schnitzels are huge, crisp and very tasty. You even get...More

Thank Ellen A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a Schnitzel in the center of town - don't hesitate: Plachutta is the best address. The veal is thin and soft; the crumbs light and by means of kitchen art like a cloud; potato salad is light and tasty. You...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were on the Danube for 10 days and we had our fair share of "Schnitzel". The Plachuttas Gasthaus zur Opera is the best that have had during our European journey. Great service and hospitality.

Thank fishking88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I did a little research to find a good schnitzel restaurant near my hotel. This restaurant is the one we choose and we were not disappointed. We booked and were only able to be seated outside. There are glass screens around the perimeter and there...More

Thank CWGSperth
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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Does the hotel take Visa as a form of payment?
29 January 2015|
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Response from tucano | Reviewed this property |
This is not a Hotel, but a Restaurant . And yes, they accept all Major credit Cards, best regards, have a good time in Vienna, Tucano
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Walfischgasse 5-7, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5122251
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