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Restaurant Sperl

#197 of 3,798 Restaurants in Vienna
$$ - $$$German, , European
Karolinengasse 13, Vienna 1040, Austria
+43 1 5047334
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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German, Austrian, European, Central European, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Karolinengasse 13, Vienna 1040, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to visit for a late lunch after reading good reviews on here. We entered and asked for a table for 2. There were only a few customers inside however they took us to the back to a dirty table. They sat us down...More

Thank StephD2606
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went in with my parents. Almost empty at the outside area, asked for a tableto have a drink, the waiter offered me the single worst table as an option or to go indoors on a beautiful Monday afternoon. All while giving short rude answers. We...More

Thank Erjon D
Reviewed 9 April 2018

A very pleasant local restaurant. The restaurant is large and has a separate smoking and non-smokinf areas. The service was very nice and professional. There was no problem to sit our group (ca. 10 people) or to split the bill. The food was tasty and...More

Thank Kasia S
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We wanted to catch a lunch before visiting Belvedere Palace. Found this Sperl Restaurant nearby. The staff is warm and friendly, recommended us for Local Vienna food. Ordered braised Beef and it is tender and taste great! Strongly recommended for people want to try out...More

Thank Dxc100
Reviewed 12 March 2018

What's a great find! Good food, including typical Austrian dishes, friendly service and only a block away from the Belvedere.

Thank Saripai
Reviewed 3 March 2018

The best meal we ate on a three day trip, delicious! Warm atmosphere, despite no-nonsense staff, and popular with locals. Style of room is rural Austrian I think. Good value aswell. Can't be faulted.

Thank rossy02
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Found this lovely restaurant by chance on our way from the hotel to the Belvedere. Staff is welcoming, friendly and prompt. Traditional and homemade delicious food. Popular with the locals. There is always a vegetarian option on the menu which seems to change per day....More

Thank Sofia T
Reviewed 14 December 2017

My wife and I went to Vienna for the Christmas Markets and arrived on her birthday. I made a reservation at the Sperl based on its proximity to our hotel (3 blocks), its high rating on Trip Advisor, and the cuisine (I love Wienerschnitzel). I...More

1  Thank ramerog5051
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Found this place by chance on our way from the Belvedere to St Stephen’s Cathedral. Inside, you will experience decor strongly reminiscent of some small, family run restaurants somewhere in the Austrian mountains, complete with game horns hanging on the walls, the Kaiser busts, pictures...More

Thank matowi
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I found the food to be amazing. For soup I had beef with semolina dumpling which was good while my wife ordered the pumpkin soup which was phenomenal! Our main courses were chicken breast, spaetzle with creamy tomato sauce and pork cordon...More

Thank Paul S
The fourth district combines elegant tradition with
contemporary style and relaxed living. More than a
dozen town palaces and churches such as St. Charles
Borromeo have added glamour to a neighbourhood known
for its traditional retail and crafts shops, taverns,
cafés. Wieden is also home to Naschmarkt, Vienna’s
largest street market. Many bohemian types have found
their way to Wieden: meet them in trendy cafés and
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12 November 2017|
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Response from Carol/Bill H | Reviewed this property |
As already advised by others - best to contact the Restaurant well beforehand.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Austrian, European, Central European, Brew Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:30 am - 10:30 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karolinengasse 13, Vienna 1040, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Wieden
  • Neighbourhood: Wieden
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5047334
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