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Zum Alten Fassl

#29 of 3,695 Restaurants in Vienna}
$$ - $$$German, , European
Ziegelofengasse 37, Vienna 1050, Austria
+43 1 5444298
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (7 reviews)
“schnitzel” (10 reviews)
“dumplings” (6 reviews)
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German, Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ziegelofengasse 37, Vienna 1050, Austria
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I totally recommend this place! If you are in Vienna and want to try typical Austrian food it is perfect place for that! It is not too expensive, portions big... No, sorry huge :) very climatic place with great beer :)

1  Thank Natalia Ł
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Had a potato/bacon/lamb lettuce in mustard sauce for starter (Vogerlsalat „Altes Fassl“) which was very tasty. Lots of potatoes though so careful when choosing your main :-) had the Kalbs-Wienerschnitzel mit Salatteller for main, with the berry sauce which was very good with the meat....More

Thank Gianluca D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Recommend by our hotel the place looks quiet from out the front but has a nice garden terrace and the food was excellent t quality and very traditional Austrian dishes

Thank knealed
Reviewed 27 August 2017

If you happen to be in Vienna, don't miss this. The food, the ambience, the beer is all absolutely worth trying and, especially, enjoying.

Thank Carlo F
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We went there with relatives. The ambience and the speed of the service are very good. The food was good, but nothing that I would cross town for. What really annoyed and disappointed me was the fact, that the waiter is out to fleece unsuspecting...More

Thank Cuthbert L
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Went here based on the reviews and was not disappointed! Had a great dinner experience (food was served really fast) and would certainly come back another time!

Thank Adriaan v
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Best schnitzel I ever ate. Sweet sauce instead of ketchup was unexpected, but very good in the end. It's not in the menu, though.

Thank Oleg L
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere with lots of locals in the tables gives you the impression that you make a right choice. Food was great and travels you to the roads of the Austrian traditional cuisine. Two stars less for the service. It miss an order for one...More

Thank Dimitris G
Reviewed 27 July 2017

If you want to taste local kitchen in reasonable prices and a warm enviroment, then Zum Alten FassI is the place without second thought. Introduced by locals, we arrived then having made a reservation that seems important judging by the capacity of the restaurant on...More

Thank Kyriakos T
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We are staying at the Holiday Inn and chose this restaurant which is a few minutes walk down the road from the hotel recommendation guide, then saw the good reviews on Tripadvisor. We were glad we chose this as it was lovely. We sat outside...More

Thank ozallens
This former working class district blends hip eateries
and avant-garde cinema with a time travel into 1950s
Vienna. Feel the district’s pulse at Margaretenhof and
Schlossquadrat. 19th-century Margaretenhof is a local
icon, yet has very non-Viennese architecture with its
brick structure and cast-iron verandas. The nearby
urban Renaissance castle of Schlossquadrat houses
several restaurants. In the summer you can sit in its
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Yes. The phone number is on their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Austrian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ziegelofengasse 37, Vienna 1050, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Vienna Region  >  Vienna>  > Margareten
  • Neighbourhood: Margareten
  • Phone Number: +43 1 5444298
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