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Cafe Hawelka

#70 of 122 Dessert in Vienna#1,160 of 4,059 Places to Eat in Vienna
$$ - $$$, Cafe, European
Dorotheergasse 6, Vienna 1010, Austria
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible17%
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“plum jam” (9 reviews)
“viennese coffee” (16 reviews)
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Austrian, Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
Dorotheergasse 6, Vienna 1010, Austria
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Cafe Hawelka is a tucked away, local cafe. Come here if you want an authentic experience (the servers aren't necessarily supposed to be effusive or available). The food, coffee, and atmosphere were all great!

Thank madham339
Reviewed 4 days ago

I won't miss this coffee shop whenever I travelled to Vienna. A small coffee shop with cozy environment. I like their melange coffee a lot. I asked for help from their waiters to take photo and they told us to wait. They were all seemed...More

Thank BatesLau
Reviewed 6 days ago

Service was terrible at this place. Service guy mumbled on about what they had to offer (which I could only hear vaguely and the place was not even crowded or noisy!) Asked for a menu and he waved to a board on the wall (written...More

Thank Clara_miracles
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch elsewhere and came here for coffee and cake. They expected us to have a drink per person when some wanted to share. Quite arrogant staff not friendly at all and impatient.

Thank Wendy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place to have a coffee outdoors Great location.. decent prices and great quality The only minors are.. not cards accepted and service not so good Also no english menu

Thank Gabriel A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole Viennese Coffee House thing is a guise for mediocre cafes to put a waiter in a tuxedo and charge double what a coffee is worth. 4.20 Euro for small coffee, the Sacher Torte was dry and stale. Wait staff abrupt to the point...More

Thank garyo652015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It’s a funny old café this, looks a typical modern street café outside but inside, very old fashioned looking rather tired. We went inside and found the staff friendly and efficient and the coffee really nice so you could easily get the wrong impression. Yes,...More

Thank TJA950
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A place that lives from his glorious past. Today only the photos on the walls remind about the old good times, contemporary realities are disappointing. The interior, with antique fragrance, would deserve a refreshing that would not change its charm, but on the contrary. The...More

Thank Costi21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Sacher was best part of our visit. And the beautiful cafe inside. Personally like more non-touristic cafes and we were even charged in the middle of our coffee moment...

Thank File101
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want to feel a traditional Vienna Cafe, That is the place.The relaxed place for drinking, talking and reading a paper

Thank ari S
Inner City
In Vienna's best-known district, pedestrian boulevards
Kärntner Strasse and Graben connect you with landmarks
such as the Wiener Staatsoper (Vienna State Opera),
Vienna’s iconic Stephansdom (St. Stephen’s Cathedral)
and the vast compound of Hofburg, the Habsburgs’
former Imperial Palace. Peek down side streets such as
Annagasse and Weihburggasse, and Graben’s Seilergasse
and Habsburggasse, to get a feel for the centre. The
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Austrian, Cafe, European
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Open Hours
10:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
8:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dorotheergasse 6, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
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