Old Vienna Restaurant Torquay

Restaurant

7 Lisburne Square, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 2PT

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Tel01803 380180

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Old Vienna Restaurant Torquay, Devon

About Us

Chef/Proprietor Werner Rott is back in Torbay with a new menu of artisan cuisine with the Austrian touch. Having run a busy country pub/restaurant near Kingsbridge in Devon for the last six years, Werner has found himself a new challenge just one door down from where his original Old Vienna Restaurant used to stand. The building has been completely refurbished to a high standard with solid hardwood tables and contemporary leather chairs blended with elements of traditional Austrian decor. With seating for just 20 diners, this unique setting offers a personal service with exquisite cuisine made from seasonal local produce.

Sample Menu

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Mains

​​New season local Pheasant breast
lightly smoked wrapped in pancetta served with a minced pheasant- chicken livers and pork croquet, lentils and a mulled wine infused jus
£17.85
Duck breast
cooked sous vide,-pan fried – cooked medium served with duchesse potato – roasted plums and blackberry sauce £17.85
Local Venison Steak
cooked sous vide, served pink with sautéed exotic mushrooms, red wine jus and almond potato croquette
£18.75
Chicken breast
filled with asparagus on wild mushroom risotto – served with roasted red peppers sauce
£16.95
Local ruby red Fillet
cooked sous vide -plain £ 22.00 or served with choice of green peppercorn & brandy or stilton and port sauce
£25.00
Roasted Rump of Lamb, cooked sous vide –parsnip  and potatocake cake and parsnip crisps- rosemary and garlic jus £ 17.85
Classic Wiener Schnitzel- Veal Escalope in bread crumbs – lemon, anchovies, caper garnish – or cranberry sauce
£18.85
Roasted Monkfish
with roasted vine tomatoes – saffron infused fish veloute wild garlic pesto and chorizo
£19.95
Scallops
pan seared with black pudding pea purée shellfish sauce, peas, dill oil, pea shouts
£21.85
Kohlrabi Schnitzel
poached an breaded with roasted red pepper sauce – vegetarian --vegan
£16.85
Peppers stuffed with wild Mushroom couscous
 pine nuts, crumbed goat’s cheese, butternut squash and sweet potato – cooked slowly in spicy tomato sauce -vegetarian also vegan with vegan cheese
£16.85
Please note – all  our main coursed come with a vegetable selection of four vegetables and a potato dish we don’t charge for side orders 


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Customer Reviews:

Small but perfect restaurant with excellent staff and superb food. Could not fault any aspect of the food or the atmosphere. Definitely worth booking in advance. The apple strudel was amazing!

Torquay little gem, definitely worth visiting and reserving a table because you will not be disappointed. The staff and the chef are fabulous and the food is out of this world. So many tempting dished on the menu you we will have to stay for at least a week to work our way through it. Thank you for a very enjoyable evening again would definitely visit Torquay again to dine here.

Intimate,friendly restaurant with excellent food and a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The food is very tasty and very nicely cooked. The staff are keen to make sure that you are happy with everything. ( We were!) Carelessly, I left my reading glasses on the table and the restaurant took the trouble to phone us almost immediately and them drive them round to our hotel. This kindness rounded off a really special night. Would recommend Old Vienna unreservedly to anyone.

Awards

  • Devon TourismFood and Drink Devon - Love The Flavour Food and Drink Devon - Love The Flavour 2017
  • Regional and MiscellaneousFood Hygiene Rating - 5 Food Hygiene Rating - 5 2018
  • Taste of the West Awards Taste of the West - Gold 2018
  • Regional and MiscellaneousTripAdvisor 2018 Certificate of Excellence TripAdvisor 2018 Certificate of Excellence 2018

Opening Times

2020 Opening (1 Jan 2020 - 31 Dec 2020)

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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

5 of 5 stars
  • Certificate of Excellence 2020
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    848
  • Very Good
    81
  • Average
    16
  • Poor
    6
  • Terrible
    3

Recent Reviews:

  • 552carolinew
    Wiltshire, United Kingdom
    Wow, Wow, Wow
    5 of 5 stars
    20th Sept 2020
    Recently holidayed in Torquay and booked into the Old Vienna (for our Wedding Anniversary) and it was amazing. The staff were very friendly and attentive and it was lovely to see Werner (the chef... Read full review
  • Julie128
    Salisbury, United Kingdom
    Wonderful
    5 of 5 stars
    21st Sept 2020
    This place is wonderful. Cosy and quaint. The staff are friendly and attentive. You may even get a yodel from the owner! The wine and menu choices are great and the food is cooked to perfection. This... Read full review
  • WendyR2004
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Fabulous !
    5 of 5 stars
    24th Sept 2020
    We celebrated our wedding anniversary here & enjoyed a wonderful meal - the venison was amazing! It’s a small, intimate restaurant & you definitely need to book in advance, but the staff & the owner... Read full review

Directions

Road Directions

From Torquay Harbour turn left at the Clock Tower and proceed up Torqood Street. Approx 700m turn right into Lisburne Square

Public Transport Directions

Stagecoach Route 11 and 32 travels up Torwood Street/Babbacombe Road

Facilities

Catering

  • Licensed
  • Locally sourced produce
  • Serve evening meal

Establishment Features

  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Open All Year

Get in Touch

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Tel01803 380180

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