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Cafe Jelinek

Otto-Bauer-Gasse 5, Vienna 1060, Austria
+43 1 5974113
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“cakes” (6 reviews)
“torte” (2 reviews)
“english menu” (5 reviews)
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Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Otto-Bauer-Gasse 5, Vienna 1060, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It looked like coming from 19 th of century. Coffee was good, we had vegan breakfast and it was also good. Stove was in there and we loved it. It was very local and you should try. Price of breakfast was appr. 12 euro and...More

Thank Meltem D
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, nice decor and setting, a lot of locals in the restaurant. The service was good. We had a lovely ham & cheese omelette!

Thank moon h
Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Really nice, traditional café with Austrian cakes and sweets. Coffee tastes excellent. Service is nice! Cosy place.

Thank yapfel
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Well...from the first sign you wouldn't probably understand it as it is looks like old Soviet apartments. We use to live in one like this in very old and architectural building build in 19th century...but imagine this kind of apartment which have never been renovated...More

Thank Tamilla A
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I loved my coffee, croissant & scrambled eggs with ham. I thought this was a lovely cafe and will definitely return. The restaurant was well staffed and clean. I do recommend going here.

Thank Kitty2222
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Visited one evening in August...was quite full...but we managed a table outside. Had cafe melange and an apple strudel. The strudel was rather large and filling. Thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank Ronnie010
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A short walk from the shopping district of Mariahilfer Strasse and you'll find this cosy, time-tested gem of a cafe. All the food is good, but the cakes are stellar, as is the coffee. furnishings, wallpaper, atmosphere all authentic to what one might expect of...More

Thank Lorenzo Z
Reviewed 17 May 2017

The staff are extremely friendly and helpful, being attentive at all times. If the weather's good then do sit outside and enjoy the peaceful ambience.

Thank Bill Kidd M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I've been here with two friends for an hour. we all enjoyed different brunch options (also some for vegetarians available) and fresh coffee. It's a nice, relaxing atmosphere with cozy couches, lots of decoration and friendly staff. A very calming place, we could've stayed forever....More

Thank Pascale S
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Typical place for an idea how these places all looked 50 years ago. The tapistry has not been changed since 1960 but I liked it. Good place to read a news paper. Service is ok for Vienna

Thank AdvanHeijst
Vienna’s sixth district hosts high street shopping
heaven and pedestrian area Mariahilfer Strasse. The
weirdest local building is probably the city aquarium
Haus des Meeres, housed in one of Vienna’s six
remaining World War II defense towers, and topped with
a rooftop bar that offers stunning views over Vienna
and the centre. One of the most historic sites in the
area is the passageway of 18th century Raimundhof with
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2 January 2015|
Response from Matthew V | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember a full menu while I was there. I just searched for a website and they have one. There appears to be a menu, but it's not in English. Many Austrians, especially the younger generation, speak at least a little... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Austrian, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Otto-Bauer-Gasse 5, Vienna 1060, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Mariahilf
  • Neighbourhood: Mariahilf
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5974113
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