The best places to work and study in Vienna

In this blog article we reveal some of the best bars and cafés in Vienna, where you can work undisturbed and enjoy first-class Viennese coffee on the side. Regardless of whether you just want to check your e-mails or would like to work efficiently for a few hours, these places are right for you and worth every visit!

All restaurants are located in the inner districts of Vienna and are easy to reach from our serviced apartements.

The Guesthouse Brasserie & Bakery

In the middle of the city center you will find this enchanting restaurant, which you can visit 365 days a year. In a timelessly elegant ambience you can work undisturbed and enjoy one or the other delicacy at the same time.

  • Location: Führichgasse 10, 1010
  • Opening hours: daily from 6.30 a.m. to 11.00 p.m. *
  • WLAN: available *
  • Sockets: N / S *

Café Telegraph

The Café Telegraph is particularly popular with students as it is located near the University of Vienna. With calm music and stylish furnishings, the restaurant creates a pleasant atmosphere in which you can work unhindered for hours. There is also plenty of seating, so you are sure to always find a place.

  • Location: Garnisongasse 7, 1090
  • Opening hours: daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. *
  • WLAN: available *
  • Sockets: available *


The phil in the 6th district has a very special place in the hearts of the Viennese. The café is also a bookstore that exudes a lot of inspiration. There is plenty of space to relax with your laptop and a hot drink. Warning: it can be quite busy and noisy in the evenings!

J. Hornig Kaffeebar

The J. Hornig coffee bar in the 7th district is a great recommendation especially for coffee lovers. With excellent Viennese coffee and the simple design of the rooms, you can also do several hours of work here. Since visitors mainly come to work, you can expect a calm atmosphere.

  • Location: Siebensterngasse 29, 1070
  • Opening hours: Monday to Friday 7:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Saturday to Sunday 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. *
  • WLAN: available *
  • Sockets: available *


If you would like it to be quiet and professional, the cowork café COCOQUADRAT is recommended. There is definitely no lack of workplaces and sockets here. For € 2.50 / hour you can work productively in a real working atmosphere. Further advantages are numerous sockets, high-speed internet, printers and scanners at fair use tariffs.

  • Location: Wiedner Hauptstraße 65, 1040
  • Opening hours: Monday Friday 8 a.m. – 8 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. *
  • WLAN: available *
  • Sockets: available *

Café Jelinek

Café Jelinek is a hot tip for people who want to get in touch with Viennese coffee house culture. You can relax for a few hours and get work done on the velvet seating. The special highlight is the menu, which still offers traditional Viennese coffee.

Café Drechlser

In Café Drechsler you can not only have an excellent breakfast and lunch, but also work in peace until late in the evening. The restaurant is divided into two areas. While there is a lot of chatting in the main area, many people use the back to work on their laptop. The decor, a mixture of classic and modern, is extremely calming and cozy.

  • Location: Linke Wienzeile 22, 1060
  • Opening hours: Monday to Saturday 8 a.m. – midnight, Sunday 9 a.m. – 11 p.m. *
  • WLAN: available *
  • Sockets: available *

These bars offer the ideal conditions for productive work. From Viennese classic to modern cowork space, there is something for everyone. Combine your work with getting to know the Viennese coffee house culture, you will not regret it!

*All information is provided without guarantee or claim to completeness.