Top Choice Thai in Alsergrund & the University District


Owner Piano, who named her restaurant for her mum Mon, has spiced up Vienna's burgeoning Southeast Asian food scene with a menu of southern Thai flavours, street-style decor and an indie soundtrack. On mild nights, …
Asian in Alsergrund & the University District


Kim Kocht puts her own creative spin on Korean and Japanese cuisine at this understatedly stylish restaurant. Her menus are constantly changing but often feature fish dishes – such as lemongrass-chilli tuna with ric…
Asian in Karlsplatz & Around Naschmarkt

Mama Lui & Sons

Handmade sticky steamed dumplings, delicate sauces and speedy service give Mama Lui & Sons a street food sensibility set within a sleek, dimly-lit restaurant. The communal tables are best for sharing your small …
Vietnamese in Alsergrund & the University District


The second of the Saigon restaurants (the other is in Mariahilf), this branch has an enormous, kitschy mural and, like its sibling, offers some of the best fuss-free Vietnamese dining in Vienna, with homemade noodle…
Japanese in Alsergrund & the University District


A Tokyo chef and Hokkaido staff banded together to create this exceptionally relaxed Japanese restaurant in a quiet corner of the Innere Stadt. The many different varieties of sushi (including octopus and sweet shri…
Asian in Karlsplatz & Around Naschmarkt


The vibe is relaxed and friendly at this colourful Austro-Asian restaurant. Order from a menu that blends seasonal Chinese flavours with Austrian produce, from tuna tartare with pumpkin-seed oil to trout with ginger…
Indian in Schloss Belvedere to the Canal

Restaurant Indus

Subtle back-lighting, clean lines and scatter cushions in zingy colours create a warm yet minimalist aesthetic at Indus. The mood is laid-back and the biryanis, tandooris, curries and dhals are spot on. The house sp…
Vietnamese in Karlsplatz & Around Naschmarkt


Saigon was the first Vietnamese restaurant in Vienna and it remains one of the best, with a large selection of rice and noodle dishes, including a delicious Pho Tai Bo (beef noodle soup). On weekdays, lunch menus co…
Sushi in Karlsplatz & Around Naschmarkt


Locals serious about their sushi flock to this tiny nosh spot near the Naschmarkt, which rolls out brilliantly fresh sushi and sashimi.
Asian in Stephansdom & the Historic Centre


Yohm's black-clad waiters glide between tables to refill glasses with Austrian wines as diners take in front-row views of Peterskirche while enjoying contemporary pan-Asian dishes such as lemongrass-marinated roast …