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Old Austria Restaurant

24 Westbourne Road | Central, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 373 0299
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Austrian, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
24 Westbourne Road | Central, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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71 - 80 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 25 May 2015

They serve excellent old fashioned Austrian food - schnitzel, red cabbage, spëtzle...and the BEST apple strudel that I've ever had. The service was very good. The piano player in the background only added to the atmosphere -the historic house has been sympathetically adapted as a...More

Thank Philda B
Reviewed 25 May 2015

A lot of people rave about Old Austria and I suppose I would have enjoyed it more if it had not been so built up reputation wise. The food is okay, the wine is good but the service and ambience is excellent. Out of the...More

Thank MichalJ448
Reviewed 14 May 2015

This is a good place for a meal. I am not sure about the safety in that area so I would go there for lunch if I could unless you are in a big group where there is safety in numbers

Thank DrTravell007
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a delightful lunch on Friday with some of my team Calamari starter and chicken liver pate were excellent Steaks and veal dish were also very good. Only slight let down was the kingklip that was overdone Atmosphere was great - pianist in the background...More

Thank ADBarr
Reviewed 23 April 2015

We enjoyed our evening at the Old Austria.It is abeautifull old house renovated with an old world feel to it.The piano and atmospher was so warm and cosy.It puts you in a relaxed, romantic mood.The garlic snails were divine and we enjoyed the fish. It...More

Thank WillemanEsme
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We chose Old Austria to celebrate a graduation and wanted "something special"...we were not let down. Old Austria gave us great food, reasonable prices (cheap for the taste value!!!) and a wonderful ambience created by 21-yr old musical student Evan on the baby grand...playing a...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 22 March 2015

We were taken as guests to this restaurant, and possibly our expectations were too high. Service was slow, and the manager was creepily lurking - really wierd. Food was average. My kingklip (fish of the day) was greasy and undercooked. My husband's seafood curry was...More

Thank BJM079
Reviewed 23 February 2015

We have been going here for years and our most recent visit while still good was not quite up to the standards of old. The food was still good but not great. The portions are ample and well presented. Pricing is acceptable for a restaurant...More

Thank Sarahthexton
Reviewed 19 February 2015

My husband and I, my daughter and son-in-law had a meal at Old Austria 24th January and what an experience. For starters the snails were excellent and the garlic creamy sauce to perfection. The rest of the meals were excellent, the service tip-top and the...More

Thank Celeste252015
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The lunch menu at either R65 for 2 dishes or R85 for 3 dishes is the best value around. The choices are quite outstanding and the portions make it all so manageable. All of the tables are set with pristine white linen and service is...More

Thank Reg M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Saturday
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Westbourne Road | Central, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 373 0299
  • E-mail
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