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Porgy & Bess

Riemergasse 11, Vienna 1010, Austria
43-1-503 70 09
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Excellent Jazz Club

I went to this club based on the recommendation of some Viennese locals and it did not disappoint... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
Ellen V
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Community of Madrid, Spain
Incredible show !

I flew in to see Charles Ruggiero play with a Canadian jazz outfit. The theater was wonderful, food... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Blitch S
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  • Excellent65%
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“jazz club” (8 reviews)
“cool jazz” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
LOCATION
Riemergasse 11, Vienna 1010, Austria
Inner City
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43-1-503 70 09
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Reviewed 7 October 2017

I went to this club based on the recommendation of some Viennese locals and it did not disappoint. There were no bad seats in the house and the views were excellent. The music was perfect for me as I live in Madrid, Spain and the...More

Thank Ellen V
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I flew in to see Charles Ruggiero play with a Canadian jazz outfit. The theater was wonderful, food excellent, and staff were great.

Thank Blitch S
Reviewed 26 July 2017

My sister and I took our dad to a show for his birthday and it was amazing! There's not a bad seat in the place, if you want to know what the layout is, their website provides an exact explanation (with photos) of what the...More

Thank Danielle G
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Specifically in sommer, when there are no classical concerts or operas, that is a good choise to visit one of the performances here. Good music, good meals.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

I love visiting moods in Zurich and always try to get to a jazz club when i visit a capital. Porgy and bess is very well renown and certainly lived up to the hype. Saw a great modern jazz trio as part of the jazz...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The music was great, the stage and the theatre are really built and sectioned nicely. The waitress was very helpful and hard working and really loves her job.

1  Thank Krystabel P
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Jazz, Soul, Funk, Latin, Swing Porgy's got it all. A superb venue with fantastic sound. A real Jazz club. The kitchen is small but produces some very nice food and the staff are super friendly

1  Thank CharlesKane
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We stumbled upon this place after dinner and looking for something to do. We were late so saw only the second half of the show. The place was packed and standing room only, but it was worth it. Never heard such modern jazz like this,...More

Thank sorloff
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent evening. Music was amazing. Very good value. It's worth booking a table. Gets very hot but great atmosphere.

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Sound system are great. Customer service is good although the staff could be a bit busy. Good atmosphere, a great place to just unwind with few beers and live music.

Thank KP_Milla
Nearby
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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420deerpark
1 February 2017|
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Response from Iamcosmic | Reviewed this property |
I visited when Ed Motta was performing there. And I was dancing as the music was very groovy! So I think it depends on the artist. I really liked it!
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ErenYasar
27 May 2016|
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Response from Juliea84 | Reviewed this property |
Porgy and Bess do sometimes do Jazz for Kids concerts, so it may be worth ringing in advance to see if anything coincides with your visit.
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