Renovated in 2006, the beautiful art deco Callas Café offers slow service, good coffee and absolutely amazing location- right next to the Opera House.
The room itself is lavish rococo which when renovated, consisted of guilding everything. Except the too modern chairs and tables- which fail to blend into the style in which it was renovated.
June 16, 2009 + Austria, Vienna
The Café Central was designed by architect Heinrich von Ferstel as a bank. It was converted into a coffeehouse in 1860 and today finds itself one of the most famous of Vienna’s cafés. Central was a regular meeting place for late 19th century intellectuals when it went by the name Die Schachhochschule. Its clientele included architect Adolf Loos, Mathematician Leo Perutz, and Novelist Hugo… Read More
Stopping in the lovely Művész Kávéház coffee house before or after the Opera is a wonderful plan. The desserts are amazing and during the warmer months, the outdoor seating is quite pleasant.