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Cafe Francais

#266 of 3,696 Restaurants in Vienna}
€€ - €€€French, Cafe, European
Waehringer Strasse 6-8, Vienna 1090, Austria
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Waehringer Strasse 6-8, Vienna 1090, Austria
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great food and international atmosphere. I have been here twice and loved every dish I tried. I really like the stylish interior and the way the food is presented - and the fact that the food tastes as good as it looks. Perfect for a...More

Thank Maria H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first night in Vienna we wanted an easy, bistro like meal because we were tired and jet-lagged. Our hotel recommended Cafe Francais. We were told they wouldn't be busy so no need for reservations. We walked on over. What a mistake. 5 minutes later...More

Thank TorontoTraveler_2008
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, feels just like Paris. Great food and tea. Perfect from brunch! We had no reservation but the staff managed to find us a table anyway!

Thank yara_globetrotter
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

What ti say, totally overpriced, rude personal. Was there with friends before and have promised myself never ever again I set my foot there.However, I friend suggested this place and I went there again. And again the waiters treat us as if we came to...More

1  Thank DJJ3
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I live behind the corner from this place, and visit it often. Tried loads of items on the menu , i never had any remarks, it is simply delicious. Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner, you name it :) The ambiance is pleasant and atmosphere is great!...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017

We went on Quartorze Juillet... No French Touch not even on Bastille Day! Food ok, but nothing special, Will not be going back ... these days there are more interesting places in Vienna.

Thank Kat L
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

The venue offers outside seating. The nearby road has quite a lot of traffic, so this is not a quiet place. If you want to enjoy a fine meal while letting the city flash by, sitting in between rather young clientele, enjoying the nice view...More

Thank bergkaktus
Reviewed 17 June 2017

This is my third time to visit Vienna and the third time to return to eat in this lovely place. Food is tasteful, the staff is proffesional and the place is stunning. With the view on the Votivkirche I enjoyed everytime I was here and...More

Thank markushofberger
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I have been visiting cafe Francais for more than 4 years. I tried many of their dishes, but my favorite remains their signature Francais salad. This is for me one of the best salads in Vienna. Also this is a great cafe for breakfast, i...More

Thank Frida_C888
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Café Francais is a busy place with a good atmosphere. Students form the nearby Vienna University love to be there. Food is good. The salad I chose had too much dressing! But overall, a nice and cosy place. Coffee is excellent.

Thank CarlaColumna123
Serviten Quarter
The Serviten Quarter is an inner city neighbourhood
with many private charms. Popular with French and
American expats, Sigmund Freud’s neighbourhood boasts
his former practice and apartments, now turned into a
museum. Stunning Liechtenstein Garden Palace houses
the private art collection of Prince Adam of
Liechtenstein. Romantic Strudlhofstiege close to the
palace is a fantastic photo spot. With their small
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Waehringer Strasse 6-8, Vienna 1090, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Serviten Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: Serviten Quarter
  • Phone Number: 4313190903
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