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Old Vienna Restaurant

7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
+44 1803 380180
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Austrian, European, British, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Once again Werner and his team gave a warm friendly welcome,this was topped off by lovely food. If you have not tried the Apricot dumpling desert,give it a go,you will not be disappointed.Won't be long before back again.THANK YOU for a good belated Valentine's night...More

1  Thank Cornishij
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

We had such a lovely 3 course meal at the Old Vienna the other night it is worthy of a review. Favourites were the Confit Duck, pheasant and sticky toffee pudding was to die for! Having read the reviews on this restaurant for nearly a...More

1  Thank Bumblemoo
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2016

thank you very much for your comments - it is coming just in time for our staff meeting on Monday before the season starts of - I am in agreement with all you have said except the butter knives are not the staff fault but...More

Reviewed 5 March 2016

Not sure I went to the same restaurant as every one else !! No 1 I'm not sure about that,visited with my for our 15th wedding anniversary and felt like I was Sat at in my in laws lounge having dinner,tables very close together,food very...More

1  Thank sarahnorbury1978
Werner R, Owner at Old Vienna Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 March 2016

well - there you are - its all about personal taste- actually you are definitely right about someones lounge - I have the mirror image in my house nest door - except only six chairs in my dining room part - Nr 7 Lisburne square...More

Reviewed 4 March 2016

I live quite closely to this restaurants and must have driven past it hundreds of times and never noticed it. Brilliants food and a great atmosphere. The head chef and owner of the restaurant very friendly and hospitable. All the staff made our visitor the...More

1  Thank Totaltouris
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Having seen the reviews, we decided to try it for ourselves. What a great experience. The food was excellent and the service was perfect. Lots of reminders of Vienna which is our favourite city.

1  Thank DavidC5555
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

On an impulse, we found this little restaurant and it was the best decision we've made this holiday. The staff were amazing, the chef came out and spoke to us, he was absolutely lovely, and the food... Perfect. We had deer steak, the chicken and...More

1  Thank Brodie A
Reviewed 27 February 2016

We went to Torquay for a weekend away and only chose Old Vienna because of the reviews on this site. It's a lovely comfortable little Restaurant; I think there were only seven or eight tables. The food which was cooked fresh to order was exceptional...More

1  Thank matthewbeard
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Managed to secure a booking for valentines night. The menu was very different from the normal choices because of valentines but was really good. The waiting staff as usual were really attentive and very helpful. Overall a really warm place to eat and very relaxing....More

1  Thank Devondutch
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This restaurant is full of surprises during all visits - some unusual bits on the menu - which are inherently tasty, great fun chef whom always pops out the kitchen to say hello and good service. You won't go wrong with this small personal little...More

1  Thank WillnRoss
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

I have used TripAdvisor on several occasions to find the right eatery especially when visiting a new place. So it was when we visited Torquay. We were not disappointed. Wonderful food with an Austrian authenticity and excellent service. I would certainly recommend the Old Vienna....More

1  Thank TravellerExplorer123
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Questions & Answers
Sally M
26 September 2015|
Response from Werner R | Property representative |
Hi i am too old to open lunch and only open evenings except christmas day lunch perhaps see you one evening best wishes Werner
Ivor A
3 February 2015|
Response from Werner R | Property representative |
three course meal with wine - average is about 35 to 40 a head inclusive of wine my current menu in on line and i usually have some specials as well if there is anything else or special requirements please email me and i do... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Austrian, European, British, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Lisburne Square, Torquay TQ1 2PT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 380180
  • E-mail
Restaurant with an Austrian Touch - Austrian Chef/Proprietor-Werner Rott and his team are here to look after customers with a smile and mostly locally sourced ingredient in casual surroundings - a small intimate Restaurant with just 22 Covers where the guest is treated like a friend 2015 Taste of the West South Devon Fine Dining Silver Award 2016 Taste of the West South West England Gold Award
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