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Old Vienna Restaurant

$$$$, European,
7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
+44 1803 380180
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Super food had all the Austrian local dishes followed by the yodelling chef - arrived as a guest left as friends

Thank PAULINE B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We booked a Sunday Evening at Old Vienna , purely from the way that the menu and website presented, was pleased to find that the TA reviews seemed to affirm a hunch🙂 Once we arrived, we knew we had made the right choice, the specials...More

Thank monochromexpeditions
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I celebrated our 23rd wedding Anniversary with a meal on Sunday 7th Oct, we were greeted by a friendly young lady who was professional but not over the top, The starters of red pepper soup and the cheese triangles were really good...More

1  Thank Jaceandjen
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

thanks for taking the time for your kind words - just in the process of changing some bits on the menu - new season local pheasants come in and i had found 2 kg of chanterelle mushrooms and a few cep - which will find...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Old Vienna for a family birthday celebration meal and we were not disappointed. This restaurant is up there with the best we’ve eaten at and certainly somewhere special. If you are lucky enough to secure a reservation you are in for a real treat...More

1  Thank B D
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Praise indeed - many thanks - fortunate enough to still get pleasure of doing my job and with the aid of my coworkers creating a pleasing experience - thanks again will pass on comments to my colleges kind regards Werner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food and great hosts, Werner, Julie and Karen were absolutely lovely! We didn’t want to leave at the end of the night. Definitely recommend and will definitely go back next time we are in Torquay.

1  Thank nanna a
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

thanks for your kind words - it is like an old people home - us three in our 60th - still;l got it - come on you youngsters kind regards Werner

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have known this Restaurant for manny years and after my return this month from Oxford, I was so impressed by the owner warmth welcoming, excellent service and excellent food of good choice to choose from. After my return and having moved back in this...More

1  Thank fmblaw22
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi thanks for your comments - had the pleasure of experiencing Raymond |Blancs Restaurant on account my kids wanted to go with them for my ex wife 6oth - did not go to keep her happy but to get some of the Restaurants aura -...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended to go here and we were not disappointed. A friendly atmosphere and the food was excellent.

1  Thank stobi2013
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thanks for coming and hope this of one of many visits-appreciate your comments kind regards Werner

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Im somewhat loathe to rave about this place as people will flock there and we will never get a table!! We have been regular visitors to Torquay but have never been here - big mistake as it is quaint, intimate and serves delicious food. Tucked...More

Thank suenovell
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi thanks for you review - just catching up with email - good choice of my menu - pheasants been ordered from this years first shoot - so a few new things for your next visit kind regards Werner

Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our trip here. The restaurant is small, so worth booking. There’s a good selection of Austrian dishes and I had the Wiener schnitzel which was very tasty. Staff were friendly and the owner / chef came out to say hello. Happily recommend.

Thank Wombling_Free_7548
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

sorry about the late response - been hectic - thanks for your comments - looking forward to your next visit kind regards Werner

Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely evening here, the food is home cooked and the chef appears regularly for a chat. Lovely atmosphere, friendly and great food.

Thank Vespagirl85
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2018

thanks for your comments- lovely to see you after 45 years of cooking still getting a buzz best wishes werner

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Sally M
27 September 2015|
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Response from Werner R | Property representative |
Hi i am too old to open lunch and only open evenings except christmas day lunch perhaps see you one evening best wishes Werner
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Ivor A
3 February 2015|
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Response from Werner R | Property representative |
three course meal with wine - average is about 35 to 40 a head inclusive of wine my current menu in on line and i usually have some specials as well if there is anything else or special requirements please email me and i do... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 380180
  • E-mail
Description
Restaurant with an Austrian Touch - Austrian Chef/Proprietor-Werner Rott and his team are here to look after customers with a smile and mostly locally sourced ingredient in casual surroundings - a small intimate Restaurant with just 22 Covers where the guest is treated like a friend 2015 Taste of the West South Devon Fine Dining Silver Award 2016 Taste of the West South West England Gold Award, and so on, achieving new awards every year recently have been awarded certificate of excellence 5 years running - hall of fame. We do not cater for children under 6 years of age as we are a small restaurant and there is no room for high chairs or pushchairs etc.
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