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100% Austrian, 100% world citizen. Eleonore Habsburg was born in Vienna but has lived everywhere around the globe: London - where she has recently graduated - Geneva, Buenos Aires, Bogotá and Madrid. Passionate traveller, she loves art, sports and adventure. Currently working for a political foundation in Budapest and for an art foundation in Vienna, she reveals to DATS her best spots in her hometown, Vienna.
elegant - traditional - outdoor seating
It's my favourite place to have breakfast or brunch on a warm summer morning (there’s a beautiful terrace)! Order the traditional Landsmann Frühstück for the full Viennese experience.
ZUM SCHWARZEN KAMEEL
cozy - traditional - intimate
Delicious small bites and good coffee in the heart of the city. Don’t miss their yummy handmade sandwiches and rolls!
NENI AM NASCHMARKT
healthy - fusion - design
Exotic food, cool and young vibes and a lot of healthy options, it’s a great spot for brunch, lunch and drinks.
traditional - meat - elegant
One of my favourite spots for the typical Austrian Schnitzel. Enjoy their legendary boiled beef dishes and Viennese specialties.
Italian - elegant - intimate
One of my top restaurants in town. Chic atmosphere and amazing Italian & European food! Order a Bellini and don’t exaggerate with bread, it's really delicious!
Italian - cozy - outdoor seating
Very nice Italian restaurant, highly recommended for pasta. Book a table in their beautiful courtyard in the summer.
cocktails - design - aperitivo
It's my personal favorite! Cool vibes and Moscow Mules to die for! The legendary bartender will prepare for you original drinks you've never tried before!
cocktails - speakeasy - hip
Tiny, little American bar in the heart of town. Make sure not to miss it if you are keen on architecture, you'll fall in love with its wonderful interiors!
ROOFTOP 25H HOTEL
rooftop bar - view - casual
Breath-taking view over the town, excellent drinks and a hip atmosphere, go up to the top with the spectacular exterior lift.
cool crowd - club - trendy
A huge club where you can listen to any type of music. I particularly love relaxing and hanging around in the outside areas.
VIE I PEE
cool crowd - club - trendy
Hip Hop club with a younger crowd and a great outdoor space. Good on Wednesdays and Fridays.
nightclub - hip - live Dj
Connected to VIE I PEE, it's more underground: perfect for those who love deep house. In the summer, on Sundays, they have cool day parties!
four stars - cozy - artsy
Impressive atmosphere that recalls the circus world for this hip hotel, strategically located near the museums!
five stars - elegant - traditional
One of the chicest hotels in Europe, book a room here for a luxurious and typical Austrian experience.
five stars - elegant - luxury
In the heart of the city, this design hotel has a stunning view over St. Stephen’s cathedral. If you’re setting up a dinner, a glass box can be rented on the rooftop for private events!
design - fashion - womenswear
Luxury multi-branded store in the heart of the city. Exclusive and chic range of garments, shoes and accessories. One of the top fashion hotspots in town.
design - accessories - trendy
Design and alternative boutique both for women and men. Cutting-edge fashion and accessories for fashion addicts.
design - concept store - artsy
Young, cool and hip. If you are looking for the trendiest pieces, this design shop will not let you down!
museum - contemporary art - design
Next to Belvedere Museum, this modernist art gallery will dazzle you with its bright open spaces of contemporary architecture. Take a rest at their artsy café-restaurant with its lovely terrace.
museum - culture - art from the past
Magnificent baroque palace and house of Austria's most valuable art collections from the Middle Ages to the present day.
art from the past - culture - historical
Brimming with works by Europe’s finest painters, sculptors and artisans, this museum will make you travel through time to spot the finest art from Egypt and Ancient Greece to Renaissance.