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Chamaleon

#305 of 3,437 Restaurants in Vienna
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Inner City
Austrian, Swiss, European, Central European
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Blutgasse 3, Vienna 1010, Austria
+43 676 4329807
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The serving was great and the food was very tasty! And also the place is very nice! The location was near the Stephanplatz close to Mozart house.

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Thank Rosulescu C
Rome, Italy
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My family (husband and teenaged daughter) ate here recently for dinner - we were seated without a reservation and were immediately attended to by Hans, the absolutely charming owner. The fondue was fabulous and the personal service from Hans was amazing. In addition to his lively conversation, he offered great recommendations on what (and what not!) to order. The food... More 

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Thank Maggie C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My sister and I passed by this place on the way back from Mozarthaus at night and tried for a table but we were told that the place was full and reservation is needed. I then managed to reserve online and tried to reserve for raclette ( you have to book for days in advance for raclette).When we went there,turned... More 

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Thank olivia c
Swansea
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Received a warm welcome from the gentleman owner, helpful and polite. Helped us chose which dish to go for and which wine would compliment the food (told us not to go for the most expensive one!) After a lovely meal we had some very tasty deserts. Relaxed atmosphere and very comfortable. Also, seemed very clean. Would highly recommend and would... More 

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Perth, Australia
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16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

The owner has personality greater than world, constantly on the floor looking after his customers in a very delicate and considerate manner. Atmosphere. Only a few blocks away from the noisy 'cafe' strips the place offers a unique experience to have lunch/coffee or a glass of wine or a pint of beer. Was there with my 4yo child and he... More 

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281 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a fondue restaurant and found this little Swiss restaurant in a small alley. Charming place and a very friendly owner. The fondue was excellent.

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Thank Folkert75
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016 via mobile

After a long day of visiting the city, my mother, sister and I wandered by Chamäleon. Being Swiss, we were drawn in by the Swiss flags and felt immediately welcomed by the owners smile and kindness. The place is charming, inviting, and clean. We had drinks, a salad, and a cheese fondue. It was delicious and plentiful. At the end... More 

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SweetLakeCity
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

We had a great time here. We had a very friendly welcome, the atmosphere of the restaurant is cozy and enjoyable. We had a good amount of drinks and the food was great.

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Thank ScaryHarry
Vienna, Austria
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80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

if you are a fondue lover promise me not to go . they serve a tasteless , low temperature and gum like paste. The servive does not know what cheese is used, surprising for a restaurant being specialised in fondue. the servive itself is not good, from booking, to welcome to service. When does anyone competent opens a fondue place.... More 

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Thank Klaus F
Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

Ina a very heart of Vienna, piece of peace. Nice cheese fondue, and even better service. Just off Saint Stephan square. Happened to be there on Christmas Eve.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Austrian, Swiss, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blutgasse 3, Vienna 1010, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Inner City
  • Neighbourhood: Inner City
  • Phone Number: +43 676 4329807

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Inner City

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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 Imperial Apartments and the refreshingly demystifying Sissi Museum are must-dos at Hofburg. Spacious squares such as Am Hof and Freyung often host beautiful seasonal and antiques markets.
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