The Best Truly Local Bars in Vienna

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Vienna has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Boulderbar – Climbing with beer

Boulderbar – Climbing with beer

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“Boulderbar” Vienna has a simple concept that’s brought excellent results: bouldering together with beer. I keep coming back for the social aspect of it!

Full Article by Christopher Taylor

Bricʞs – Holy (?) dancebar

Bricʞs – Holy (?) dancebar

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“Bricʞs” in Vienna is a bar off the beaten track. It promises a VERY Austrian experience with ‘Schlager’ and ‘Austropop’. Just don’t wash your hair before!

Full Article by Julia Heiligenbrunner

Café Bendl – Beer mats and cigarette smoke

Café Bendl – Beer mats and cigarette smoke

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“Café Bendl” in Vienna is a ‘Rauchlokal’, a ‘smoking pub’. And it’s damn smoky. My advice: don’t wear a washed sweater. Watch out for the beer mat war!

Full Article by David Titcumb

Cafe Sperlhof – Οld-school game bar

Cafe Sperlhof – Οld-school game bar

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“Cafe Sperlhof” is the epitome of interesting and authentic. Frozen in Vienna’s past, it’s still a perfect place to spend an evening with friends & games.

Full Article by Christopher Taylor

Charlie P’s – Mighty craíc

Charlie P’s – Mighty craíc

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“Charlie P’s” in Vienna is definitely a place that has been closely associated with Alsergrund nightlife. It’s an Irish pub to visit for sporting events!

Full Article by David Titcumb

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