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Schweizerhaus

#119 of 3,710 Restaurants in Vienna}
$$ - $$$German, ,
Prater 116, Vienna 1020, Austria
+43 1 7280152
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“pork knuckle” (109 reviews)
“schweinshaxe” (10 reviews)
“cabbage salad” (10 reviews)
Opens in 26 min
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CUISINES
German, Austrian, Bar, European, Central European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Prater 116, Vienna 1020, Austria
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1 - 10 of 539 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

First a word of warning, this place can run up a decent bill and they don't take credit cards but theres a cash machine inside. Thats the negative out of the way on to the food, pork knuckles to die for we had 4 between...More

Thank maraalfa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow, what a meal. Definitely share the pork knuckle!!! We shared between 3 but think it would have better between 4. Had a side of coleslaw and chips. Fantastic meal and cold beer. Service was very quick but our waiter (Hr Josef) was very rude...More

Thank AnneBGoulburn
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a huge authentic Austrian restaurant and beer garden in Vienna. It is located in the middle of The Prater amusement park. it has a massive outdoor covered seating area and serves traditional Austrian food such as huge pork hocks, schnitzel and sauerkraut along...More

Thank DDFarnham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't even explain how incredible the experience of this place is! With a barely speaking English waiter we were able to get beers and pork knuckle that basically made all of the world feel perfect.

Thank Jen C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have to day I was really surprised how good the food and the service was although there were a felt million of visitors^^

Thank wmbauer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hidden in the middle of Praterpark is this gem. Huge traditional beergarden that gave us a real taste of Vienna. We shared a pork knuckle which was enormous and lasted us til lunch the next day. Tasted incredible and the beers were amazing. Would definitely...More

Thank Ela Jean W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is not worth to visit. The staff was not kind and polite. You have to be careful because they cheated at the bill. The restaurant car about the money not on the client. We eat the same knuckle in our country. So it's...More

Thank Hydrazyna
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a fun evening, come here. I believe it's been around for 120 years - a family run business. Hugely popular is this dish in the photo. It is the best pork I have ever eaten. This one order will feed...More

Thank Rox I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in Prater, you definitely need to stop by this beer garden: great atmosphere eating outside and great choice of Austrian beers. Menu is only in German, which makes the choice a bit difficult, but the waiters speak English, so you can work...More

1  Thank Marco V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you are very hungry, you can take a knuckle for two, but if not, be careful, the portion is huge. Anyway, it's very, very good, also potatoes salad. For two knuckles, two potatoes salads, for beers and 4 apfelstrudels you will pay about 100...More

Thank Gianina2505
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crowd. Cross the Danube Canal from the city centre and
take in life on Taborstrasse with its mix of old
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yes they also serve botteled gluten free beer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 23
Cuisine
German, Austrian, Bar, European, Central European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Prater 116, Vienna 1020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Leopoldstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Leopoldstadt
  • Phone Number: +43 1 7280152
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