In France They Say “Mangez Bien”

And at Café Français the locals eat well, too The location hasn’t housed a successful business in years. The last Lokal, an international restaurant and club called Como, always looked empty upon walking by. It seems that precedent implies a challenge to the survival of the recently-opened Café Français on Währinger Straße in Vienna’s 9th District. … Continue reading In France They Say “Mangez Bien”

Ma Crêperie: Warm End to a Cold Night

Romantic and aristocratic, the family restaurant Ma Crêperie ­offers truly French cuisine and a taste of Viennese history It was the first night that was noticeably colder in Vienna, a nip in the air and a sting to the wind. On Grünangergasse in the 1st District, we found Ma Crêperie, a family-owned, Lebanese-French restaurant, where a … Continue reading Ma Crêperie: Warm End to a Cold Night

Bangkok: Authentic Thai With a Loyal Following

The unassuming gem brings the steamy art of Thai cuisine to Mariahilf, from spicy papaya salad, to succulent peanut sauce From the outside it doesn’t look like much – just another Asian take-away eatery. Actually, it almost blends into the building on Joanelligasse in the 6th District. But once you decide to try it out, … Continue reading Bangkok: Authentic Thai With a Loyal Following