Tag Archives: Vienna

Molnár’s Kürtőskalács, Budapest

From Vienna we took an east-bound train and crossed over into Hungary for our first Eastern Europe experience. I was under the impression that Eastern Europe countries are more exotic but less developed than their Western Europe counterparts. We were slightly … Continue reading

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Skopik & Lohn, Vienna

Having eaten Schnitzel in restaurants in Singapore, I’ve always thought that it’s just a fancier and glorified name for “cutlet”. So why should we travel all the way to Austria to eat cutlet that is widely available at the neighbourhood Western … Continue reading

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Café Sacher, Vienna

The Original Sacher-Torte has been one of the most famous cake synonymous with Vienna. To put it simply, its a refined, elegant chocolate cake with apricot jam spread over the sponge base, topped with a coat of chocolate icing over the cake. As with … Continue reading

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Plachutta, Vienna

Vienna is one of my favourite cities in Europe and it is not a surprise that it took the title of the World’s most liveable city for ninth consecutive year (as at Mar 18). My impression of Vienna from my first … Continue reading

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Café Hawelka, Vienna

Apfelstrudel and Sachertorte are probably the two most famous pastry representative of Austrian cuisine. We didn’t try any of these when we last visited Vienna in 2014 as we only planned a short 2 day stay back then. After ticking off our … Continue reading

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★ Steirereck Restaurant, Vienna

Our gastronomic journey in Austria continued with our visit to Steirereck Restaurant – a Michelin 2-Star restaurant and the highest ranked restaurant that we ever visited so far in the World’s 50 Best Restaurants list (ranked #9 in 2013). The flourishing … Continue reading

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Nordsee, Vienna

Nordsee is a German fast-food restaurant chain specialising in seafood, but we tried it in Austria as they were pretty commonly found here as well. Although its a fast-food restaurant, the food are still served on normal plates with proper utensils – … Continue reading

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