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Le Backo

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Mariahilf
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Mariahilfer Strasse 126, Vienna 1070, Austria
+43 1 5231291
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07:30 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 07:30 - 23:00
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a nice place to eat. The food is ok, but not so spiced for my taste. The service is good and the waitress warm.

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Thank Lap P
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65 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We have tried the burgers and the salads. All the ingredients come out of the freezer. The bun and the fries are tasteless and there is no sauce on the burger. We give two stars only because the staff was friendly. Hints for the chef: Grill the generic bun with some butter/oil Add some sauce to the burger Use salt... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Nice and simple design, full window to the street, bright; good for a breakfast before visiting the city

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Thank Lorenzo M
Stevenage, Herts, UK
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63 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

Visited here a few times during a weekend visit to Vienna as close to the hotel I stayed at. Friendly staff, good beer and good outside seating area. Didn't try the food but it looked good. Had a TV outside to show the euro 2016 games. No negatives

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Thank neil3345
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8 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Had a breakfast in this restaurant... Service was really really slow. Quality of the food was ok, not worth of the money... This place is totally overrated

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Thank mikkoh433
Edinburgh
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77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

This little café/restaurant has quite a varied menu, including some very nice specials. There were many breakfast choices. The smoking section (what is it with Vienna and smoking!) is at the back behind closed doors so non-smokers can dine comfortably. It also has a pavement café section. Plenty of vegetarian options.

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Thank linzzdg
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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74 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

We were just walking along Mariahilfer Strasse on a Sunday night, starving for a sit-down dinner that wasn't too expensive, and we found these tables and chairs all set up with menus along the walkway, but no customers. I can't tell you what the inside of the restaurant is like, but our table was great for people watching. The food... More 

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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

We walked into this little cute place to have breakfast. They have several breakfast menus at perfect price-value rate. We had the Le Backo Breakfast and it was amazin with 2 types of bread, scrambled egg, gouda cheese, tunacream, a cappuchino, water and orange juice. It was well prepared, tasty and also big. The restaurant is also very nice and... More 

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Thank Erzsébet T
Solihull, UK
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689 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

This is just around the corner from the InterCity Hotel and on the way to the WestBahnHof so we called in for dinner. It is a most unprepossessing place - my wife described it as 'grotty', the furniture is plain and simple, more alike to a quick stop café than a restaurant. Service was perfunctory. We thought we would chose... More 

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Thank Topkoppite
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

We use to love this cute place and we came to visit this restaurant every year since 2009. But.....this year we were shocked and very very disappointed because we found there such a dirt all over(inside and outside even more), greasy plates and bad food too.No romantic atmosphere like last years, just a dirty floor, chairs and tables and a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
07:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 23:00
Thursday
07:30 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 23:00
Saturday
07:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mariahilfer Strasse 126, Vienna 1070, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Mariahilf
  • Neighbourhood: Mariahilf
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5231291

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

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Mariahilf
Vienna’s sixth district hosts high street shopping heaven and pedestrian area Mariahilfer Strasse. The weirdest local building is probably the city aquarium Haus des Meeres, housed in one of Vienna’s six remaining World War II defense towers, and topped with a rooftop bar that offers stunning views over Vienna and the centre. One of the most historic sites in the area is the passageway of 18th century Raimundhof with its small shops and cafés. It leads from Mariahilfer Strasse to Windmühlgasse. For a glimpse into the world of early 19th century theater, visit Semperdepot, the former depository for theatre decoration, which now hosts art exhibitions and fairs.
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