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Achilleus

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Old University Quarter
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Koellnerhofgasse 3, Vienna, Austria
+43 512 8328
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Hicksville, New York
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Being from New York, we did not expect to stop for dinner at a Greek restaurant. However, since this restaurant was across the street from our hotel, we decided to give it a chance. We were not disappointed probably because we did not have any expectations about Austrian Greek food being authentic. I did order my favorite Greek dish moussaka,... More 

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Thank Lorene B
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95 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My friend and I decided on Greek for dinner and happened to find Achilleus. We should have keep looking. The appetizers were good. For dinner we shared a "greek" salad that had iceberg lettuce. The chicken and lamb skewers lacked flavor. Overall not impressed and I've never been to a Greek restaurant that had schnitzel on its menu. I recommend... More 

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Thank Crystal S
Swanage, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Achilleus was very close to the hotel and looked less busy then many of the other places we had looked at. We shared a mixed plate to start (veggie) really tasty falafell, hummus, a aubergine cold stew, wondefully garlicky tzatiki (bread extra maybe a bit mean) and other bits and pieces. Good value wine list (all Greek). I had lamb... More 

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Thank ruthlet60
Europe
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The staff is not very friendly and their food is quite over priced and not very authentic. Within walking distance one can find other Greek restaurants that offer food in better quality

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Thank 25166
Germany
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I have visited with my family. It was a good restaurant in Austria. The food & ambience was amazing. The service is also good. We've definately come back soon!

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perstorp
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87 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Fin grekisk restaurang. Bra priser. Miss The bread to our gyros. Usually when you arrive to a Greek restaurant you be served bread and water. Not here? And after a good dinner you get a Nice glass of Raki but not here. Anyway good food and Nice service

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Thank Bexell
Netanya, Israel
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We went to this place with a couple of friends, and all of us were very pleased of our choice. The food was very good (I ate Moussaka, which I definitely recommend), the service was fantastic and as a bonus, the restaurant it designed in traditional Greek style (white and blue everywhere, simply nice). To summarize, recommended.

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Thank Ido G
Vienna, Austria
1 review
Reviewed 1 May 2016

We had Easter celebration with traditional Greek food. Our friends had chosen this restaurant. The first impression that one gets when he enters the restaurant is that the decoration hasn't been changed since the 70's. The menu consisted of 2 (!) plates - no dessert ! Magiritsa (a traditional easter food) and lamb with potatoes. Most of our friends and... More 

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Thank 875eyedoc
Athens, Greece
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30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Great greek food near the Greek Catherdral of Vienna in a quiet cosy restaurant with nice staff, and typical Vienna prices... Αξίζει να πάτε!

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Thank Onoufrios-Dovletis
Vienna, Austria
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73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

We have been to this greek taverna in Vienna a couple of times for dinner. The Food is good, not too expensive and the waiters are very friendly. I also have been there a few times at lunchtime as I did work nearby. They offer three courses for lunch (soup and a main dish) at a modest price. The restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Greek, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Koellnerhofgasse 3, Vienna, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Old University Quarter
  • Neighbourhood: Old University Quarter
  • Phone Number: +43 512 8328

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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 Old University Quarter

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Old University Quarter
North of St. Stephen’s Cathedral, Vienna suddenly turns small, winding and medieval, opening up to legendary places such as the Basilisk sculpture at Schönlaterngasse, as well as glamorous baroque façades, courtyards and churches. Take 45 minutes for a casual stroll through Bäckerstrasse, Sonnenfelsgasse, Köllnerhofgasse, Grashofgasse, and Schönlaterngasse. This quarter is packed with stories and legends that will enrich your Vienna experience.
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