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Phil

Gumpendorfer Strasse 10-12 | Corner Königsklostergasse, Vienna 1060, Austria
+43 1 5810489
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Austrian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Gumpendorfer Strasse 10-12 | Corner Königsklostergasse, Vienna 1060, Austria
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1 - 10 of 171 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfect place for coffee and book-lovers. Very cosy. It offers great choices for breakfast. Definitely recommended

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 199evia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very beautiful and cozy place to have a coffee and a cake. Very friendly people working there as well. Absolutely worth a visit!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank x_mac11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Here we are at Phil, a cool bookshop café in the Inner part of Vienna’s 6th district, close to the Technical University, the Ring – surrounding the Old Town – and the famous shopping promenade Mariahilfer Straße. At Phil you can spend a while with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Immanuel_Fruhmann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A group of 5 for breakfast and we could not stop talking about this breakfast all day. We each ordered something different from the menu and when it arrived we were overwhelmed with the amount of food and how good it was. Left us feeling...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank biancatt77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only had hot chocolate and a pastry but I have to point out the fun atmosphere in there! Nice music and the books all around are super fun to check out! Really recommended!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank GrandTour819802
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

It's not common to feel the urge to stay at the same place while traveling, but here we just didn't want to leave. With all the books, the atmosphere, the service, the excellent coffee and the yummy cakes- this is a perfect place to visit....More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank iyyar
Philiale, Leiter Front Office at Phil, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear iyyar, thank you so much for this kind review. We hope you´ll come back soon and stay and enjoy again our phil ! All the best! Edith

Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Beautiful atmosphere, nice coffees, nice prices, great workers, cafe and a book store. Recommended 👍

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank korhan528
Philiale, Manager at Phil, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2018

Thank you korhan 528! Regards Edith

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

In amongst lovely vintage goodies for sale sits a great little eatery. So in this wonderful ambiance sits a great place to sit having either breakfast/lunch/aperitifs/supper or whatever you fancy. The weekend is WiFi free but the rest of the week it can be used...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank mandmwells
Philiale, Leiter Front Office at Phil, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear mandmwells, thank you for this very kind review. The staff say hello !

Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

The best hot chocolates (with rum, if you like!) and the most inspiring book collection in town (German & some in English). Also good for coffees. Can be difficult to get a table in the evening, but it’s worth the wait.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Sipisupi
Philiale, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Phil, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear Sipisupi! Thank you! We hope you´ll come back soon!

Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

There are so many books it’s beautiful. The place is extremely comfortable and perfect to go get a coffee or beer and read a book. It’s also great to meet up a friend and talk.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChrisPHolder
Philiale, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Phil, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2018

Dear ChrisPHolder, thank you and we love our phil too :-) All the best! Edith

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Meals
Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
17:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gumpendorfer Strasse 10-12 | Corner Königsklostergasse, Vienna 1060, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Mariahilf
  • Neighbourhood: Mariahilf
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5810489
  • E-mail
Description
Like others in the park or in the woods, I always ran into the coffee house, to distract or calm myself, my whole life long." Thomas Bernhard At phil you feel in some mysterious way that you are absorbing the wisdom concentrated in all the books through your skin, without even opening them" After Mark Twain
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