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Old Vienna Restaurant

$$$$, European,
7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
+44 1803 380180
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great evening at the old Vienna. The food and the staff are wonderful and would highly recommend to anyone who likes something slightly out of the ordinary. The chef Werner is very friendly and we felt very welcome and well accommodated. I...More

2  Thank Dan L
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed the food. Initially given the bar table which confused us as we hadn't asked for that. I asked if we could be seated elsewhere and no trouble we were moved into the restaurant. The starters and main courses were to die for. The...More

2  Thank Batch99
Reviewed 9 July 2016

When on holiday recently, we visited again having eaten here 2 years ago. It is a small restaurant, well set out and with pleasant and knowledgeable staff. Werner, the owner and chef, visits each table towards the end of the evening and is the perfect...More

1  Thank Rosemary R
Reviewed 8 July 2016

we had excellent food & good service at The Old Vienna . The chef/owner is a very friendly guy . The actual place does lack a little ambience and atmosphere . and is a little expensive . but we did have a lovely evening .would...More

2  Thank denpsmith
Reviewed 4 July 2016

My husband and myself went hear sat night , all I can say is what a fab meal, the veal was lovely and apricot dumpling to follow superb, lovely bottle of Austrian wine and being a larger bottle than the norm went down well, a...More

3  Thank kathellis
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Went to The Old Vienna Restaurant Last night for a Birthday celebration can highly recommend it ,Food was First Class Excellent service and the chef/ proprietor comes to your table for a chat. a friendly Restaurant I would recommend this Restaurant for that special treat..

1  Thank lizgilpin
Reviewed 29 June 2016

As on our previous trip to Torquay, we saved the best till last and had our farewell diner at the Old Vienna.The food was excellent and the experience is rounded off by the chef/patron's tour of the tables once his kitchen duties are finished.Overall well...More

1  Thank boxstergirl
Reviewed 28 June 2016

My wife and I always enjoy visiting the Old Vienna - usually for birthdays, anniversaries and the like. Chef/ Proprietor Werner produces amazing food from a tiny kitchen ... but we also visit as part of The Wine & Food Society. The food offered usually...More

1  Thank John S
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Although space is at a premium in the restaurant, the menu is quite unique and unrivaled amongst its competitors. The quality of the food is excellent and the service very friendly and helpful and nothing is too much trouble. Will always go back and is...More

1  Thank Graham N
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Amazing food at a reasonable price. Lovely atmosphere in this small restaurant, the chef/owner coming out of the kitchen to meet his guests and have a good chat. Definitely recommend

1  Thank karenne63
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Sally M
27 September 2015|
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
Ivor A
3 February 2015|
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
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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
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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
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