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Old Austria Restaurant

24 Westbourne Road | Central, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
+27 41 373 0299
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“rosti” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Austrian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
24 Westbourne Road | Central, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago

While this famous restaurant still retains its charm, I was disappointed with the food... I ordered my favourite meal and it left a lot to be desired. The batter of the schnitzel came away from the meat... it was like sliding a dead hand out...More

Thank Jilldutoit
Reviewed 19 October 2017

I used to go to this restaurant quite often, but for no reason I have not been for quite some time. This time I have joined overseas visitors there for lunch. The special set menu with choices for lunch was new to me. They offered...More

Thank Retha2013
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Last night was my anniversary and I decided to take Wife to one of favourite spots but one we haven't been to in a while. Old Austria was outstanding. My starter was a strange choice...boiled eggs in curry sauce and I will be so bold...More

Thank GBSauls
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Superb waiter service, best Port Elizabeth has to offer. Menu hasvarious scrumptious options. Definitely the best restaurant in town.

Thank TruPassion
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Everybody always raves about this restaurant but I was very disappointed. I ordered the calamari and it was good but only 4 pieces just not good enough for me. The salad was very average and they used the stalks of the lettuce which to me...More

Thank n0eleenr
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I have not been to this restuarant for some time but it was great to be back and see the quality of the food is still excellent. My guests had fish and I had the veal with rosti. Both excellent. The owner, Peter, often comes...More

Thank ADBarr
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Went into PE, somewhat on spec, as the place we had originally earmarked was closed for dinner on Mondays. OA is certainly not closed, situated on a nice suburban street, with a security chap to look after the car. It is a lovely building, very...More

1  Thank Tim C
Reviewed 14 July 2017

The Old Austria Restaurant was a recommendation from our host and what a gem of a restaurant! We loved the venue in the old villa. Parking is right next to it on the street and safe because a guard is watching your car. We had...More

1  Thank I H
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is one of those eateries where you will never be disapointed the owner Peter makes a point of coming to every table and greeting the customers which certainly adds to the experience. With such attention to detail the food is of the highest order...More

Thank Daniel d
Reviewed 11 July 2017

First time at Old Austria & was amazed. I had the seafood platter, excellent. Rest of the family had the lunchtime specials, for ''half portions'' these were still more than what is presented at some other restaurants as a main portion. Wife also had the...More

1  Thank Michael J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Westbourne Road | Central, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
  • Location: Africa  >  South Africa  >  Eastern Cape  >  Port Elizabeth
  • Phone Number: +27 41 373 0299
  • E-mail
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